Wilkes-Barre Area School District 730 South Main Street Wilkes-Barre, PA  18711-0376
District News
One class led to a turnaround for W-B teen
Jeff Vergara didn’t take school seriously until he took an accounting class in 10th grade.

“It made me open my eyes,” said Vergara, 18, of Wilkes-Barre. “It made me realize this is what I actually want to do with my career. I started bringing my grades up.” To read the full article from The Citizens' Voice, click here. 
 
Fun and Food in the Park
ATTENTION - ALL WILKES-BARRE KIDS!
Have fun, stay active, keep learning and enjoy yummy, FREE lunches and snacks all summer long. We will be “Serving up summer” at 7 locations throughout the city beginning on Monday, June 19, 2017.
 
Power Scholars Academy
The Wilkes-Barre Family YMCA, BELL (Building Educated Leaders or Life) and the Wilkes-Barre Area School District would like to invite your student to participate in the YMCA POWER SCHOLARS ACADEMY™, (PSA) this summer. Power Scholars is a 6 week, summer learning program designed to help advance students’ academic achievement through a full-day of challenging math and reading instruction; fun arts, science, technology, and engineering enrichment activities; community and career exploration; field trips; and a healthy breakfast, snack and lunch. 
Wilkes-Barre Area School District Secondary Summer School
Click the "Read more" link to view the summer school brochure.  
Hands-on techniques make science fun for Cindy Thomas’ students at Dan Flood
Ask Cindy Thomas’ fifth-graders at the Dan Flood Elementary School how many of them would like to become a scientist, and lots of hands shoot up. 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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