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Rafael McCoy Hannah Chocallo Jolene Ulichney Football Wolfpack Mascot Alpha Wolf Wolfpack Cheerleaders Gov. Wolf with STEM Students Preliminary Conceptual Rendering of new High School Wolfpack Drama Club STEM Regional Champions Mrs. Capristo's Class Salt Experiment Spaghetti Experiment Ms. Unice Experiment at CHS Gov. Wolf visits Wilkes-Barre Area School District GAR Field Day STEM students with Gov. Wolf
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WBA FREE Strengthening Families Program - for every family!
 PROSPER’s Strengthening Families Program: for Parents and Youth 10-14 is a free, seven session program designed to build life skills in youth, enhance parenting skills, strengthen family bonds and communication and have fun together.  Plus, the program offers a free family meal, childcare and weekly prizes. If your child is in 5th or 6th grade at Kistler/Dodson/Flood/Solomon/Heights Elementary and you would like to register, contact Caroline Novrocki, the PROSPER Team Leader at (570) 825-1701/ cle110@psu.edu or Anne Gofreddo, Wilkes-Barre Area School Counselor at (570) 826-7230/ agoffredo@wbasd.k12.pa.us. The program begins October 2, 2019. Click on the article title to access the registration form. 

 
Wolfpack Wolfpack Homecoming Update
Attention Wolfpack! 
Please note the homecoming game previously scheduled for Friday, September 27, 2019 has been rescheduled to Saturday, September 28, 2019 with kickoff at 1:00PM. All Homecoming Activities will take place  
 
Field Hockey Ulichney, Tedik lead Wilkes-Barre Area to first-ever field hockey win
Those players coming back from Coughlin to help form Wilkes-Barre’s new sports program know too well how difficult a duel with Dallas can be. And they weren’t about to get drawn into a defensive war that went down to the wire again.
  
Jolene Ulichney and Abie Sorokas both scored twice Tuesday, Ali Tedik added two assists and the Wilkes-Barre Area Wolfpack hunted down the program’s first-ever field hockey win with a 6-0 domination of Dallas.  Check out the full article from The Times Leader
 
Paw Wolfpack After School Fall Sports Transportation Schedule
Attention Student Athletes: Please click the article title to access the Fall Sports Transportation Schedule.
 
Wolfpack Wolfpack Fall Practice Times and Locations
Please click on the article title to access important information for our student athletes and their families regarding mandatory practice times and locations. 
Myers and  Sedon- Hoban Congratulations!
Congratulations to Mrs. Melissa Myers, Heights-Murray Elementary School Prinicipal, on being one of the top three nominees for the Wilkes-Barre Chamber of Commerce Young Professional Award in the category of Educator of the Year.  
 
Congratulations to Mrs. Genelle Hoban-Sedon, Coughlin teacher,  on being recognized by WIlkes-Barre Connect for their Women's Entrepreneurial Spotlight Series
 
The Wilkes-Barre Area School District is proud of your accomplishments.  Pictured Mrs. Meyers, left, Mrs. Sedon right. 
 
McCoy McCoy's four TDs power Wolfpack to rout of Nanticoke
Rafael McCoy just needed to room to run. For the three-time reigning district track champion, that’s a dangerous combination on the slick Wilkes-Barre Area Memorial Stadium turf.

McCoy scored four touchdowns to lead Wilkes-Barre Area to a 42-0 shutout of Nanticoke Area on Friday. The Coughlin senior’s first three scores came in three different fashions — kick return, rushing, receiving. Check out the full article from The Times Leader
 
Federal Title 1 Connections: September 2019 Edition
Check out this edition of the Title I Connections Newsletter. This monthly letter includes tips for student success, important dates, Title I news, and helpful websites. 
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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.