Elizabethtown Area School District recently held its 2016 Staff Recognition and Retirement Banquet. In total, three faculty members were honored with EASD awards while three retiring faculty members and one retiring administrator were saluted for their dedication and service to the district.
The locally owned The Cellular Connection (TCC), a local retailer of Verizon Wireless, recently completed its Teachers Rock campaign to benefit students in the Elizabethtown Area School District. As part of the initiative, Elizabethtown’s TCC donated ten boxes of school supplies to the district.
East High Street Elementary School raised an amazing $12,802.70 in support of the American Heart Association (AHA) through its Jump Rope For Heart campaign. Top fundraisers were Abby Keener, Claire Mincemoyer, and Mason Schaffner. The trio raised nearly $1,500 between them.
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.
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Favorite Baseball Team & Hat day
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM 3rd Grade Parent Night
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Red, White & Blue day
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Beach day!
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Wear your Leadership T-shirt