Students from Elizabethtown Area High School recently took part in the 2018 National History Day (NHD) regional competition at Kutztown University. High school juniors Ryan Minnich, Sean Brown, and Nat McCloud as well as high school freshmen Benjamin Heinz and Ryan Risser all represented the district at the competition.
Twenty students from Elizabethtown Area High School performed at the 2018 Lancaster Lebanon Music Educators Association (LLMEA) All County Band Festival. The concert was held at Donegal High School under the direction of Brian Norcross, professor of music at Franklin and Marshall College (wind ensemble) and John Brackbill, band director at Manheim Central High School (symphonic band).
Former Elizabethtown Area High School football star Andy Breault is returning to the program as the new head football coach. The Elizabethtown Area School District’s board of school directors approved Breault for the position at its Feb. 27 action meeting. He replaces Bill McDonald who resigned at the end of this past season.
Elizabethtown Area High School seniors Audrey Schlosser and Cade Robinson were named the Elizabethtown Rotary Club’s students of month for February. Schlosser and Robinson were honored for their high academic achievement and extensive involvement in school and community service activities.
Three students from Elizabethtown Area High School performed at the prestigious 2018 Pennsylvania Music Educators Association (PMEA) District 7 Orchestra Festival. Eleventh graders Sean Brown (violin), Lexis Ferree (violin) and Mayelin Ebersole (viola) joined more than 100 other talented student musicians from central Pennsylvania at the all-star festival.
Elizabethtown Area High School will hold it’s tenth annual Mini-THON this year on March 16-17, 2018 to benefit the Four Diamonds. Mini-THON is a student-run organization that plans fundraising events during the school year that culminates with a 12-hour dance marathon at the high school patterned after Penn State’s THON.
Elizabethtown Area High School will present the musical comedy whodunnit CURTAINS on March 8, 9, and 10 at 7 p.m. in the high school auditorium. There will also be a 1 p.m. matinee on March 10. The doors will open thirty-minutes before each performance.
Elizabethtown Area High School will hold its Winter Athletic Recognition Day on Wednesday, Feb. 7 at 3 p.m. in the high school auditorium (weather makeup day Feb. 8 same time, same location). We invite friends, family, coaches, teachers, teammates, and classmates to this special celebration that will recognize the achievements and commitment of our student-athletes.
The Elizabethtown Area School District and GEARS are teaming up to support EAHS’s Mini-THON campaign and GEARS Camp Ladybug with the seventh annual “Heroes vs. Legends” charity basketball game. Now in its seventh year, the charity game has netted over $8,000 for local programs.