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STEM Regional Champions Mrs. Zelinka's Students Love Books Mrs. Capristo's Class Salt Experiment Spaghetti Experiment Jake Cole, Coughlin High School (Photo by Sean McKeag|Times Leader) GAR’s Malachai Williams fights off a tackle attempt by Meyers’ Najese Hood. (Photo by Aimee Dilger|Times Leader) Meyer’s Janssen Wilborn (Photo by Aimee Dilger|Times Leader) Meyers Long Jump Coughlin's Vincent Todd Read Across America Buckner and White Redding Swim Ms. Unice Crusader Football CHS Golf Experiment at CHS Tutoring at Solomon Junior High Gov. Wolf visits Wilkes-Barre Area School District GAR Field Day STEM students with Gov. Wolf
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WBASD Logo Kindergarten Registration 2018-2019 School Year
Please see the attached flyer for information regarding Kindergarten Registration for the 2018-2019 school year. 
Tom Williams from WNEP "Read Across America" with Tom Williams
"Read Across America" week kicks off this week in schools across the country to celebrate the birthday of author Dr. Seuss.

Newswatch 16's Tom Williams took part in the festivities Monday by reading to Mrs. Greeley's second grade class at Dodson Elementary in Wilkes-Barre. Visit WNEP for the full story. 
STEM Winners STEM Students Win First at Regional Competition
Congratulations to the WBASD STEM students that participated in the Luzerne Intermediate Unit's regional competition and won first place for their project to help students overcome the stigma of "lunch shaming" by recycling paper and plastic bottles. Click the article title for more information on the winning project. 
Heavyn and Jarod WVIA Artists of the Week
The Wilkes-Barre Area School District  would like to congratulate both Heavyn Wegrezynowicz and Jarod Engle on being named WVIA Artists of the Week! Both students were selected for their artistic achievements . Each student will be featured in a vignette that you can watch anytime online at  and both students are now in the running to win WVIA Artist of the Year. Congratulations again to both students and to find out how and when you can vote for them and to watch their individual vignettes visit wvia.org!wvia.org 
Power Scholars YMCA Power Scholars Academy
Unlock your child's amazing potential!  
The Wilkes-Barre Family YMCA, BELL (Building Educated Leaders for Life) and the Wilkes-Barre Area School District would like to invite students grades K-4 to participate in the YMCA POWER SCHOLARS ACADEMY™ (PSA) this summer. Power Scholars Academy is a 6 week, summer learning program designed to help advance students’ academic achievement through a full-day of challenging math and reading instruction. Click the article title for more details.
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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.