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  • 2018-2019 Press Releases
    EASD issues approximately 150 news releases a year, most about school-based stories, to several local publications including the Intelligencer Journal/Lancaster New Era, the Elizabethtown Advocate, the Press and Journal, the Elizabethtown Journal, and the Elizabethtown-Mount Joy Area Merchandiser. If you would like more information on a particular release, contact Troy Portser, Director of School and Community Information, at (717) 367-1521, ext. 10024.


  • Athletic Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony Set For October 12

    Elizabethtown Area High School will induct 2 former student-athletes and one coach into its Athletic Hall of Fame on Friday, Oct. 12 at a special ceremony. To be enshrined that day will be Chris Campbell (Class of 1985) and Brad Limpert (Class of 1999), as well as the late long-time coach Donald “Jake” Shearer (Class of 1953).

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  • EASD welcomes the Class of 2031

    The Elizabethtown Area School District welcomed the Class of 2031 today. The District extends a warm welcome to its newest students and their families as they begin a great year of learning.

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  • Back-to-School Parent Nights scheduled at EASD

    At the beginning of each school year, Elizabethtown Area School District holds Back-to-School Parent Nights at each of its school buildings. Back-to-School Parent Nights are a wonderful opportunity for parents and caregivers to meet the teachers and administrators, to see their child’s classroom and special area rooms, and to learn first-hand valuable information to make the school year a success.

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    EASD invites the greater-Elizabethtown community to a presentation titled: RETHINKING LEADERSHIP. This engaging evening is open to our parents and interested community members and will focus on student empowerment. It will be held August 21 beginning at 6:15 PM in the EAMS Auditorium

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  • EAHS marching band holds camp to prepare show for new season

    The Elizabethtown Area High School marching band held its annual band camp the week of August 6-10. During the week, the members of the band came together as a full ensemble and worked on their halftime show.

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  • EASD to host School Bus Orientation Days in August

    With the start of school quickly approaching, the Elizabethtown Area School District is excited to partner with Durham School Services (EASD’s transportation provider) for the annual School Bus Orientation Day.

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  • Bainbridge Elementary to host tours of newly renovated school

    The Elizabethtown Area School District is pleased to announce it will hold a community-wide informal open house of the newly renovated and expanded Bainbridge Elementary School on Tuesday, August 14 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

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  • EASD Announces School Open House Dates

    The Elizabethtown Area School District will host Back-to-School Open House events at each of its school facilities prior to the start of school. Each Open House will provide a wonderful opportunity to meet teachers, get acclimated with the buildings, and prepare for the new school year that begins August 27.

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  • EAHS Holds Commencement Program for the Class of 2018

    Elizabethtown Area High School honored the Class of 2018 during its annual commencement program on Tuesday, June 5. Amidst much fanfare, the 307 graduating seniors, clad in blue robes, strode across the stage to accept their diplomas.

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