Tag Archives: High school

South Western, Spring Grove, West York top seat belt challenge

Three local high schools — South Western, Spring Grove Area, and West York — took the top honors in the Second Annual York/Adams High School Seat Belt Challenge, according to a news release.

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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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York County student journalists tackle bullying, school safety

Student journalists in Central York and Spring Grove Area school districts tackled bullying and school safety in recent issues.

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Kids Safe and Healthful Foods Project shows mixed results for Pennsylvania school snacking

A report on snacks offered in secondary schools had good news and room for improvement in Pennsylvania.

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York Home School Association to offer information about high school

The York Home School Association will hold a “home schooling high school” workshop from 7 to 9 p.m. Oct. 29 at Providence Presbyterian Church, 1215 Church Road, York.

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Learning more about how cyber schools work

A Commonwealth Connections Academy information session provided explanations of how cyber charter school works.

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Spring Grove educator’s peer mentoring program gets national attention

A Spring Grove Area High School administrator’s efforts to help at-risk freshman move successfully on in high school have received national attention lately. Nate Frank, assistant principal, began looking at the “freshman failure phenomenon” when he moved into his role … Continue reading

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Students advance to state level in Computer Fair

The Lincoln Intermediate Unit 12 recently hosted the middle and high school regional computer fair. Students competed in a number of computer-related categories, and the first place winners will move on to the state competition. I recently noticed that the … Continue reading

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Northern students to be junior borough council members

Two Northern High School students have been named Dillsburg Borough Junior Council members, according to a news release. Juniors Theron J. “TJ” Peters and John Zook will be sworn in at the March 13 council meeting, which will be held … Continue reading

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Robots competition at Penn State York on Saturday

Penn State York will host a robotics competition on Saturday, according to a news release. The FIRST Tech Challenge South Central PA Regional Qualifier will be held from 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Joe and Rosie Ruhl Student … Continue reading

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