There will be NO SCHOOL BOARD MEETING in the month of July. The next meetng will be August 8, 2017, at 6 p.m.
The Masonic Village at Elizabethtown recently presented a check for $15,000 to the Elizabethtown Area Education Foundation to benefit the foundation’s educational classroom grant program. Over the past eighth years, the Masonic Village has gifted the foundation $135,000 for its grant program.
Congratulations to Elizabethtown Area High School’s Class of 2017. Amidst much fanfare, the 289 graduating seniors, clad in the traditional blue robes, walked across the stage to receive their diplomas during this year’s commencement program held on June 7.
Elizabethtown Area School District students recently exceled at the regional Math 24 Challenge held in Lancaster. In a highly competitive environment that featured some of the areas best young mathematicians, fourteen out of the sixteen students from Elizabethtown were table winners at their respective grade levels with seven placing in the top 16 in their division.
Elizabethtown Area High School seniors Molly Hill and Dean McBride were named the Elizabethtown Rotary Club’s students of month for June. Hill and McBride were honored for their high academic achievement and extensive involvement in school and community service activities.
Elizabethtown Area High School held its annual senior awards banquet for the Class of 2017 on Wednesday, May 24 at Elizabethtown Area High School. At the ceremony, 77 members of the senior class were honored with 70 scholarships and awards.
On Friday, May 26, the students, faculty, administration, and staff of Elizabethtown Area High School left their classrooms and put their books and computers aside to perform a multitude of community service activities in their school and in the community.
Five students from Elizabethtown Area High School will be participating in NASA’s Cubes in Space 2017 program. Cubes in Space is a STEM-based (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) competition that encourages students ages 11-18 to submit experiments for launch into space.
Students at East High Street Elementary School took part in Vehicle Day, an interactive activity designed to expose students to possible careers that make use of a vehicle.
Elizabethtown Area High School seniors Kyra Buettner and Conor Larison were named the Elizabethtown Rotary Club’s students of month for May. Buettner and Larison were honored for their high academic achievement and extensive involvement in school and community service activities.
Six students from Elizabethtown Area High School recently took part in the prestigious regional PA High School Computer Fair. Hosted by the Lancaster-Lebanon IU13, the regional competition allowed students to showcase their talents in six different categories: Animation, Computer Fair Logo, Digital Movies, Graphic Design, Programming, and Web Page Design.