East High Street Elementary School raised an amazing $ 12,647.23 in support of the American Heart Association (AHA) through its Jump Rope For Heart campaign. Top fundraisers were Allison Schaffner, Luka Spayd, and Madalyn Guerrisi respectively.
East High Street Elementary held a special assembly to promote reading. To honor Dr. Seuss, many students and teachers dressed as their favorite Dr. Seuss character and teachers read their favorite Dr. Seuss books to the school
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.
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.
East High Street Elementary School launched its annual One School, One Book family literacy initiative. As part of the program, each student in the school received the same book to read outside the classroom to promote literacy and family involvement in each child’s education.
The East High Street Elementary School Giving Tree and Winter Food Drive recently brought holiday joy to families less fortunate in the community. Through the generosity of the school’s faculty, support staff, administration, and PTO, over 53 families received holiday help in the form of presents and food boxes.
Elizabethtown Area High School students in the artistic crafts and fibers class made t-shirts based on classic children’s book and presented the t-shirts to students from East High Street Elementary School.
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.
October 17, 2017- The Elizabethtown Area School District will hold its annual Veterans Day ceremony on Friday, Nov. 10, the day before the actual holiday, to honor our community’s military veterans.