WSHS Students Win Martin Luther King Essay Contest

WSHS Students Win Martin Luther King Essay Contest   Recently, students in the Scranton School District participated in the Greater Scranton Area Martin Luther King essay contest.  Students had to write an essay describing their everyday hero.  Six students from West Scranton High School earned awards for their submissions: freshmen Rickey Conklin, Ava Palermo, Yasmin Ramirez,…

West Scranton High School Students Attend District Chorus Festival

West Scranton High School Students Attend District Chorus Festival   Two West Scranton High School students were selected to attend the 2016-2017 PMEA District 9 Chorus Festival.  Every year, this event, sponsored by the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association, features the top student singers from Lackawanna, Luzerne, Susquehanna, Wayne, and Wyoming Counties.  The students selected from…

2017 Pa. Music Education Assoc. (PMEA) District 10 Orchestra Concert

2017 Pa. Music Education Assoc. (PMEA) District 10 Orchestra Concert Shenandoah Valley HS Auditorium   Saturday January 28th 2:00 PM Admission $5   The Orchestra will consist of 108 outstanding musicians from high schools located throughout Berks, Carbon, Lehigh, Monroe, Northampton, Pike, and Schuylkill counties. The guest conductor will be Dr. Timothy Dixon, Professor of Music…

WW FBLA EXCELS AT REGIONAL CONFERENCE

WW FBLA EXCELS AT REGIONAL CONFERENCE Approximately 70 members of the Western Wayne High School Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) chapter recently attended the annual Regional Leadership Conference on the campus of the University of Scranton.  This conference brought together nearly 400 students from 11 area high schools in Lackawanna, Pike, and Wayne Counties…

A Valley View High School Junior, was selected to receive an award for his essay he submitted to the Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge

Tyler Swiger, a Valley View High School Junior, was selected to receive an award for his essay he submitted to the Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge.  Tyler’s essay was selected from the thousand of entries for an essay contest sponsored by Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge.  The Freedoms Foundation is a non-profit educational group for civics and government students as…