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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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Wolfpack Logo Former, current W-B high school football helmets raise money for veterans
Throughout the season, people could buy raffle tickets for a dollar to win football helmets, one from each of the now non-existent teams of Coughlin, Myers, and GAR high schools.
A fourth, representing the new Wolfpack, was signed by all the members of the consolidated team.
All the proceeds will go to the Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center.  Check out the broadcast from Fox 56/Wolf TV.
Team with trophy Wilkes-Barre Area wins first edition of Battle for the Bridge rivalry
In the first-ever Battle for the Bridge between Wilkes-Barre Area and Valley West, the Wilkes-Barre Area defense held its ground. And in turn, it helped the Wolfpack capture the trophy with a 28-0 victory, Friday night at Spartan Stadium.  Check out the full article at The Citizens' Voice. 
Construction of WBAHS New Wilkes-Barre High School begins to take shape
The new consolidated Wilkes-Barre Area High School is taking shape and becoming more visible.
Three masonry walls for the gymnasium are erected, and pipes and foundation walls are in place in the ground. Concrete lines of hallways and classrooms are visible in the ground right now.  Check out the full article at The Citizens' Voice.
Federal Program Logo Title 1 Connections: October 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. 
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.
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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.