This spring, Elizabethtown Area Schools launched its Our Free Library program throughout the school district. Modeled after the national Little Free Libraries initiative, the Our Free Library program is a community book exchange utilizes the “take-a-book, leave-a-book” concept popular in coffee shops and public spaces.
Taurus Racing from the Elizabethtown Area School District placed first at the F1 in Schools USA National Finals held at the Michigan International Speedway. Taurus Racing is made up of twelfth grader Makayla Schaar, tenth graders Hailey Schaar and Gage Schatz, ninth graders Luke Snyder and Logan Vogelsong, and eighth grader Michael Perrin.
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 $120,000 for its grant program.
During the month of May, the students, faculty, and staff of the Elizabethtown Area School District will join forces with the American Cancer Society by hosting a series of mini Relay for Life events.
Four teams of students from Elizabethtown Area School District placed first in Pennsylvania Destination ImaginNation tournament and are now eligible to compete at the global finals to be held in Knoxville, TN later this spring.
Elizabethtown Area Middle School will present its annual spring play – ALMOST HISTORY: that whole space-time continuum thing – on Thursday, May 5 and Friday, May 6 at 7 p.m. Both performances will be held in the middle school auditorium. The performance is open to the public.
Twelve students from Elizabethtown Area High School and four from Elizabethtown Area Middle School recently performed at the 2016 Lancaster Lebanon Music Educators Association (LLMEA) All County Orchestra Festival.
Students from the Elizabethtown School District recently took part in the National History Day (NHD) regional competition at Manheim Township School District. High school juniors Aparna Paul and Katy Shank both took home awards in the highly regarded academic program.
The Elizabethtown Area School District is pleased to announce its 2016 Spring Concert Series dates. The public is invited free of charge. The concert series is a way for the district’s talented student-musicians to showcase their musical talents in front of family, friends and the community at large. All concerts will begin at 7 p.m.