Category Archives: West York Area School District

Auditor General: Poorly performing schools should have gotten help

Several York County schools are among those that state Auditor General Eugene DePasquale says should have received help from the education department based on their School Performance Profile scores. According to 2013-14 SPP scores, around 800 schools scored lower than … Continue reading

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Keep up with back-to-school news

It’s non-stop back-to-school madness these days. Keep up with all of our stories here! More to come in the next few days. When does school start, and what’s new in districts? New and improved Wallace Elementary School opens Teen computer … Continue reading

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West York students tackle future city design

Seventh-graders at West York Area Middle School recently imagined a city of the future and brought it to life for the Future City Competition. The Central Pennsylvania regional finals of the competition were held Jan. 24, at the State Museum of … Continue reading

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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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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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West York foundation gets to work; Northeastern foundations merge

A new educational foundation has formed to support the West York Area School District, and foundations in the Northeastern School District have merged.

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More chances to see the Pittsburgh Steelers play basketball against local school employees

There are several opportunities to see the Pittsburgh Steelers basketball team play against local school employees coming up.

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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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West York student wins anti-smoking poster contest

A WestYork student is featured in the summer issue of Keystone Physician magazine after winning the Pennsylvania Academy of Family Physicians Tar Wars poster contest. Alexis Colon, 11, is a student at Lincolnway Elementary School, according to the article. She … Continue reading

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West York alumnus wants to help grads with college

A man returning to his West York roots is working to start a scholarship to help students at his alma mater who may have grown up like he did. Bill Kling, a member of the West York Class of 1966, … Continue reading

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