The East High Street Elementary Giving Tree recently brought holiday joy to families less fortunate in the community. Through the generosity of the school’s faculty, support staff, and PTO, as well as some community support, over 40 families received holiday help in the form of presents, winter wear, and Darrenkamps gift cards.
Elizabethtown Area School District’s East High Street Elementary School has been honored by the United States Department of Education (USDE) as a “High Achievement Reward School” for student performance on the Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA).
East High Street Elementary School recently introduced a new family literacy initiative at the school called One School, One Book. As part of the program, each student in the school received the same book to read outside the classroom to promote literacy and family involvement in each child’s education.
The Elizabethtown Area School District invites parents and guardians of elementary-aged students – Grades K-6 – to Open House events before the 2015-2016 school year begins. Open Houses will be held at each elementary school on August 25 from 2:30-4 p.m.