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Gov. Wolf with STEM Students Preliminary Conceptual Rendering of new High School Wolfpack Drama Club STEM Regional Champions Handshake Mrs. Capristo's Class Salt Experiment Spaghetti Experiment GAR’s Malachai Williams fights off a tackle attempt by Meyers’ Najese Hood. (Photo by Aimee Dilger|Times Leader) Meyers Long Jump Coughlin's Vincent Todd Buckner and White Jake Cole, Coughlin High School (Photo by Sean McKeag|Times Leader) Ms. Unice Crusader Football Experiment at CHS Gov. Wolf visits Wilkes-Barre Area School District GAR Field Day STEM students with Gov. Wolf
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Prom Dress Drive 4th Annual Prom Dress Drive
The Wilkes-Barre Area School District will hold its 4th Annual Prom Dress Drive on Thursday, April 4, 2019, at Daniel J. Flood Elementary Gymnasium, 565 N. Washington St., Wilkes-Barre, from 4:30-7:30PM. Admission is free. Each dress is $20. The benefits will proceed Flood Elementary School-Wide Positive Behavior Support Program. 
Please click on the title for all of the details.
 
Performing Arts Creative And Performing Arts Academy Showcase rescheduled to March 13th at 7pm!
The rescheduled 1st Semester Performing and Visual Arts Showcase performance by the WBASD CAPPA  will take place, Wednesday, March 13, 2019,  at 7:00PM.
 
Lobby doors will open at 6:15PM for the Visual Art gallery viewing and the auditorium doors for general seating for the performance will open at 6:40PM. The show is free and open to the public.
 
Check out the January article regarding student preparation  from The Times Leader. 
 
Schaffer Read Across America Rolls On with Scott Schaffer
The extended celebration of Read Across America Week continued Friday in Luzerne County.

Scott Schaffer read to some first graders at Solomon Plains Elementary.

The students picked out the Dr. Seuss book, "I Am Not Going To Get Up Today."

After story time was over, the kids had lots of questions for Scott about his job at Newswatch 16. They also said their grandmothers are big fans. Watch the broadcast from WNEP
 
Andy Mehalshick Read Across America! Andy Mehalshick at Solomon Plains Elementary
The I-Team’s Andy Mehalshick on the Dr. Seuss Eyewitness News Read Across America reading tour on Friday.    Andy started his day at  Solomon Plains Elementary School this morning.  Andy read to First Grade class. 

The Teacher is Mrs. Diane Tona.

Andy read two Dr. Seuss Books.  “Wacky Wednesday” and “Funny Bunny”.  See the broadcast fromPAHomePage
 
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WBASD Notice of Non-Discrimination
The Wilkes-Barre Area School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:
The Wilkes-Barre Area School District Superintendent, 730 South Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711-0375, 570-826-7111. Click here to read the Nondiscrimination Policy and Procedure.