Category Archives: Awards and honors

West York leader named 2014 Superintendent of the Year

Emilie Lonardi, West York Area School District superintendent, has been named 2014 Pennsylvania Superintendent of the Year, according to a news release from the Pennsylvania Association of School Administrators.

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NAMM Foundation’s Best Communities for Music Education list includes five from York County

Five York County school districts are among more than 300 named the Best Communities for Music Education 2013 by the NAMM Foundation.

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Watch state mock trial championships on PCN starting Friday

The final round of the Pennsylvania Bar Association Statewide Mock Trial Championships will air on PCN Friday at 7 p.m., according to a news release.

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Finalists announced in York County Student Essay Contest

The 28 finalists have been named in the York County Student Essay Contest, and on April 7, they’ll find out who among them are the top winners.

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York County Alliance for Learning awards Innovation Grants to educators

The York County Alliance for Learning recently awarded $8,000 to 11 educators through its Innovation Grants program, according to a news release.

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Dallastown student wins her high school a $10,000 grant in video competition

A Dallastown Area High School student has won her school a $10,000 grant in Met-Ed’s “Ways 2 Save Electricity” video contest.

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York County essay contest offers top prize of $2,000 for high school juniors and seniors

The York County commissioners and York County Communities that Care are organizing a new essay contest that includes a top prize of $2,000.

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York County teachers named to Shippensburg ‘outstanding’ list

Many York County teachers have received Shippensburg University Study Council’s 2012-13 Outstanding Teacher honors.

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Spring Grove projects get grant funding

The Spring Grove Area Educational Fund recently awarded mini-grants totaling $5,775 to eight teachers and a high school science team, for projects in a variety of areas including science, reading, music and fitness, at all school levels, according to a news release.

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York County Heritage Trust celebrates Articles of Confederation Day Nov. 18

Student Media Awards and a dramatic performance by New Hope Academy Charter School students will be featured during the York County Heritage Trust’s Articles of Confederation Day on Nov. 18.

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