On Friday, May 27, the students, faculty, administration, and staff of Elizabethtown Area High School left their classrooms and put their books and computers aside to perform a multitude of community service activities in their school and in the community.
East High Street Elementary School recently celebrated the writings of its second graders by holding its annual Young Authors Tea. As part of the festivities, parents and family members of the students were invited to the school to listen to their child read his or her self-illustrated autobiography
Bear Creek School sixth graders have been learning about ancient world history including the Egyptian, Greek, Roman and Persian empires. On Thursday, May 26, they brought their learning to life as part of the school’s Living History Museum.
Elizabethtown Area High School juniors Aparna Paul and Katy Shenk recently represented Elizabethtown Area School District at the National History Day State Competition at Millersville University. Shenk’s placed in the top five of student historical exhibit projects within the entire state of Pennsylvania.
Elizabethtown Area High School students got a personalized dose of civic education and participation this spring semester thanks to series of student “town halls” with local and state political and community leaders, hosted by the Elizabethtown Area High School Social Studies Department.
Elizabethtown Area High School seniors Samantha Bostdorf and Levi Greenly were named the Elizabethtown Rotary Club’s students of month for May. Bostdorf and Greenly were honored for their high academic achievement and extensive involvement in school and community service activities.
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.
Elizabethtown Area School District physical education teacher Barbara Shenk has been named a 2016 Teacher Impact Award Winner. Shenk will join the seven other award-winning educators from across the Susquehanna Valley at a banquet to be held in their honor on May 23.
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.
Eighteen sixth graders from the Bear Creek School will be participating in NASA’s Cubes in Space 2016 program. Cubes in Space is a STEM-based (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) competition that encourages students ages 11-18 to submit experiments for launch into space.
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM EAMS Spring Music Assembly
8:15 AM - 11:15 PM EAHS Graduation Rehearsal
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Baccalaureate
8:15 AM - 11:30 PM EAHS Graduation Rehearsal
1:15 PM - 2:30 PM EAMS Academic Achievement Awards Program
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Commencement for the Class of 2016