Wilkes-Barre Area School District 730 South Main Street Wilkes-Barre, PA  18711-0376
District News
Fly Away Free
The troubled Monarch butterfly species is getting an assist from some high school kids and a mine land reclamation agency. To read the full article from The Citizens' Voice, click here. 
Transportation Updates
Please be sure to check out the updated bus schedules for your child's school. 
Secondary: Coughlin,  G.A.R., Meyers,  Solomon/Plains Junior High
Elementary: Dodson, Flood, Heights, Kistler, Solomon/Plains Elementary, Bear Creek Charter
 
Students Compete in Governor's STEM Competition
The following students recently competed in the Governor’s First State STEM Competition: Elsa Romero, Gabby Nichols, Kenny Macko, Kyle Ostrowski, Kyle Sattof. They made to the finals in the state competition where they ended up placing 5th out of approximately 250 schools.  
Coughlin: A Look Back
The history of Coughlin High School is documented in the 1990 school yearbook.

“That was our anniversary year and for that reason, I thought we should have the history in our yearbook,” retired social studies teacher Donald Devans said. To read the full article from The Citizens' Voice, click here

To view all of the articles from The Citizens' Voice section "Commemorating Coughlin" click here
 
Coughlin Senior Olivia Dalbo Wins WVIA's Great Teachers Essay Contest Recognizing Mr.Trieval
“I had realized that this job was never really work for him,” states Coughlin High School Senior, Olivia Dalbo regarding her English Teacher, Mr. Barry Trievel, in the WVIA’s recent 2016 Great Teachers Essay Contest. Congratulations to Olivia for being recognized as a winner in this endeavor. She captured what makes Mr. Trievel’s class a magnet for students. As Olivia explained in her interview, he is an all-around great person. Check out the video from WVIA:
 
 
The Guitar Shovel and Tin-Can Engine Big Hits at Butwin Elias Science and Technology awards
Ladies and gentlemen, presenting Alyssa Lane on the electric shovel, Phuc Nguyen on the nail-fretted ukulele and, well, anyone willing to sit on that cajón drum and beat percussion. To read the full article from the Times Leader, click here 
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. 
 

 
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