Monthly Archives: January 2014

Learn more about social media with free workshop at Central York

Central York School District has free technology workshops to help parents navigate the technology their kids are using both in and outside of school, according to the district’s e-newsletter.

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New Hope stay request denied; matter scheduled for arguments in March

The docket sheet for New Hope Academy Charter School’s appeal case says that the school’s request to extend its stay throughout the appeal process has been denied.

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Local schools rally for National School Choice Week

This week has been National School Choice Week, and some local schools found ways to participate.

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Penn State York names new director of academic affairs

Penn State York has a new director of academic affairs, Robert Farrell.

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York County Honors Band concert to be held Saturday

The 2014 York County High School Honors Band Concert will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday in the Rohrbaugh Family Auditorium at Spring Grove Area High School.

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York Tech students to hold veterans’ appreciation event Tuesday

SkillsUSA students from the York County School of Technology will hold “Hearts for Heroes,” a veterans’ appreciation ceremony, from 6:35 p.m to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

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Learn about Lincoln and the Constitution at HACC Harrisburg

The library at HACC’s Harrisburg will host the traveling exhibit “Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War” from Feb. 6 to March 21.

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Are public schools failing? No, say local superintendents

Are public schools failing? No, some local superintendents told those gathered at the York County Economic Alliance’s Economics Club Breakfast Wednesday morning.

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Lists of grand and specialty award winners from Dallastown Area High School Science and Engineering Fair

Here’s a look at the grand and reserve grand champions from the 54th annual Dallastown Area High School Science and Engineering Fair:   Grand Champs (1) (PDF) Grand Champs (1) (Text)

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Acid rain, lava and a 3D simulation — three videos of Dallastown Area science fair winners

I covered the awards ceremony for the 54th annual Dallastown Area High School Science and Engineering Fair. It was fun. I learned about acid rain, lava and a 3D simulation. Here are three students explaining their projects. 1.) Max Lohs … Continue reading

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