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A team of students from the Bear Creek School recently took part in the Lancaster-Lebanon IU13 Real World STEM Solution Challenge. Sixth graders Josh Kreider, Aidan Mollohan and Seth Oltmans collaborated to develop a pneumatic motor as part of their “EcoAir Motors” team.
The Elizabethtown Area School District is pleased to announce its 2015 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.
Four students from Bear Creek School recently took part in the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association District 7 Elementary Songfest. The students were sixth graders Cameron Geyer, Makenna Heisey, Gabriela Hohenwarter, and Westin Kolaric. The students were accompanied by Bear Creek choral director Melissa Miller.
Elizabethtown Area High School students Danny Doyle, Hunter Thomas, Regan Wolgemuth and Michael Yeagley, as well as 2014 graduate Cora Farley, have earned 2015 Pennsylvania Future Farmers of America (FFA) Keystone Degrees. This honor is the highest award given by the Pennsylvania FFA association.
Elizabethtown Area High School recently joined high schools all around the country in celebrating National FFA Week. The week-long celebration was designed to help raise awareness of the importance of agriculture not only in the community but also across the state and country. FFA is the premier youth development organization for agricultural education students.
Five Elizabethtown Area Middle School students recently took part in the 2015 Lancaster-Lebanon Music Educators Association (LLMEA) county band festival. This festival was for outstanding student musicians from middle schools in Lancaster and Lebanon counties.
The Elizabethtown Area School District is excited to announce that is assembling a group of music-minded individuals to help in the formation of the Elizabethtown Area School District Music Hall of Fame. The committee will be tasked with taking a concept and turning it into reality by helping to develop the by-laws, nominating procedures and recognition program for the hall of fame. We are seeking to draw volunteers from all age groups and ensembles to help in the formation of this prestigious organization.
Congratulations to the Elizabethtown Area High School girls’ bowling team for placing second at the Pennsylvania State High School Bowling Championships. Team members included Kayla Halbleib, Olivia Farwell, Brittany Ritzman, Madi Powers, Audrey Reisinger, Kaitlyn Smith, Alexis Lee and Megan Funk. The team was coached by Frank Telenko.
The Elizabethtown Area High School boys’ and girls’ lacrosse teams are joining forces this season to play for a cause. The week of April 13-17 has been dubbed “Assisting Our Defenders” week. To help raise awareness and support of the Wounded Warrior Project (WWP), the Bears and Lady Bears will take to Jane Hoover Field to compete against league rivals Warwick, Manheim Township and Lampeter-Strasburg High Schools.
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Boys' Lacrosse (V) vs Lampeter-Strasburg
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM Boys' Lacrosse (JV) vs Lampeter-Strasburg
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Track & Field (V) vs Manheim Central
4:15 PM - 5:45 PM Boys' Baseball (JV) vs Cedar Crest
4:15 PM - 5:45 PM Boys' Baseball (V) vs Cedar Crest
4:15 PM - 5:45 PM Boys' Lacrosse (JV) @ Carlisle
4:15 PM - 5:45 PM Girls' Softball (JV) @ Cedar Crest
4:15 PM - 5:45 PM Girls' Softball (V) @ Cedar Crest
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM Boys' Lacrosse (V) @ Carlisle