EASD schools will be CLOSED April 13-14 for Spring Recess. School will resume for students on Monday, April 17 (winter weather makeup day).
A team of students from Elizabethtown Area Middle School recently earned a medal at the Lincoln Chapter MATHCOUNTS competition held in late February at Millersville University.
The Elizabethtown Area School District and GEARS are teaming up to support Camp Ladybug, a camp for individuals who have mental and/or physical challenges. Now in its fifth year, the charity game has netted over $6,000 for local programs.
Dr. Nate Frank, principal of Elizabethtown Area Middle School, and Michael Pericci, assistant principal of Elizabethtown Area Middle School, announced the honor roll for the second marking period of the 2016-2017 school year. For students to achieve honor roll they are required to attain a 92% average overall with no grade lower than 83% in any subject area.
Nine Elizabethtown Area Middle School band students recently took part in the 2017 Lebanon Valley College Middle School band festival. The students, all seveth graders, were selected based on their teacher’s recommendation for demonstrating outstanding musicianship.
Sixteen students from Elizabethtown Area Middle School recently took part in the 2017 Future City Competition in mid-January. This project-based learning program challenged students to imagine what a city should and could look like to make their future a better place.
The faculty and administration of Elizabethtown Area High School recently took part in the national “Giving Tuesday” initiative, which is in response to the commercialism and consumerism of this time of year. Giving Tuesday is dedicated to giving back to your community.
Ring in the season by joining the Elizabethtown Area School District’s Music Department for four evenings of festive holiday music. At each concert, the district’s talented student-musicians will perform a variety of seasonal favorites beloved by all. All four public concerts are open to the public and free of charge.
Each month, Elizabethtown Area Middle School recognizes the positive contributions of its students through its Student of the Month program. The teachers from each of the school’s six academic teams select the honorees for demonstrating excellence both academically and socially, as well as being a good role model in and out of the classroom.
For a day, Elizabethtown Area Middle School traded in algebra, history, and life science for branding, logos, tag lines, slogans, and credit scores as part of Junior Achievement’s YES! program. YES! stands for Your Economic Success. The school-wide initiative aligned with the district’s Pathways program.
Elizabethtown Area High School’s Mini-Thon committee will be hosting a corn maze on Saturday, Oct. 22 from 5-9 p.m. The event will be held at Brubaker Farm, located at 1035 Union School Road in Mount Joy.
On Wednesday, Sept. 7, Elizabethtown Area Middle School held it first "Classy Wednesday" promotion of the new school. To be held each Wednesday, this initiative encouraged the students, faculty, and staff to get dressed up to help promote self confidence and an overall sense of feeling good about themselves.