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Kistler in Wilkes-Barre Christmas Parade Dodson Elementary Student Council 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 Early Dismissal- December 22, 2017

The Wilkes-Barre Area School District will have an early dismissal on Friday, December 22, 2017. Students will depart according to the schedule below: 

  • Elementary: 11:45 AM dismissal
  • Solomon  Jr. High:11:00 AM dismissal
  • Coughlin, Meyers, Mackin, G.A.R.: 11:15 AM dismissal
Josh Brown (photo by DAVE SCHERBENCO) Athlete of the Week: Coughlin’s Joshua Brown
Just two wins away from getting No. 100 by the end of last wrestling season, Joshua Brown didn’t need much time to reach the win milestone this season. In a tournament at Athens, the Coughlin senior went 4-1 to take second place in his weight class and surpass his 100th career win with the Crusaders. Read the full article from The Citizens' Voice 
Mikayla Cook Special Needs Shopping Day at Boscov's
With the start of Hanukkah one week away and Christmas less than three weeks, the holiday shopping days are numbered. Some shoppers with special needs got to fill their lists on Tuesday with some extra helping hands. To see the full story, visit PAhomepage. A special thanks to the students from Coughlin and Meyers High School that participated in assisting with the event.  
Jeremy Cook watches as Shaheen Richardson tries on new coat provided by WB Firefighters at Heights Murray Elementary. Photo from  Warren Ruda| The Citizens' Voice Firefighters donate coats for kids
Wilkes-Barre and Plains Twp. firefighters are donating 110 coats to kindergarten students in the Wilkes-Barre Area School District. Read the full article from The Citizens' Voice.  
A Look Back on November 2017
Check out the wonderful things happening in Wilkes-Barre Area School District from November 2017! We are #WBASDPROUD!  
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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.