ALL SCHOOLS CLOSED
Out of an abundance of caution and a moral and ethical responsibility to our students, staff and community we will close all schools based on PA Department of Health recommendations regarding social distancing and large group gatherings. 
All schools will be closed effective Monday, March 16, 2020 and will remain closed until further notice. 
We will be in contact with you to provide updates as needed. 
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WBA Logo WBASD Coronavirus Updates
Please utilize the webpage linked here for the most current information regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19). 
 
A Letter From Your LIU and Local Superintendents
Please click the Read More link to view the letter addressing our local school community from our LIU 18 administrators, our superintendent, Dr. Costello, and all the superintendents of our Intermediate Unit 18 Region.
WBA Logo SAT Testing Cancellation
SAT Testing scheduled for tomorrow, March 14, 2020, has been cancelled.  More information will be provided as it becomes available.
WBA Logo Wolfpack After School Spring Sports Transportation Schedule
Attention Student Athletes: Please click the READ MORE link below to access the Spring Sports Transportation Schedule.
Participate in the 2020 Census
Shape your schools! Participate in the 2020 Census. Click here to view or download resources as well as visit 2020CENSUS.GOV to learn more.
Rodgers' and Hammerstein's Cinderella Presented by The Wolfpack Players
The Wolfpack Players proudly present: Rodgers and Hammerstein's 

Cinderella!!!!

 

Show dates:

Thursday, February 27th at 7pm

Friday, February 28th at 7pm

Saturday, February 29th at 7pm

Sunday, March 1st at 2pm

 

Click for more detailed info!

WBA Title Teachers Teachers attend PAFPC Conference
Keli Shanahan, Reading Specialist (left) and Sandy Marinko, Title I Math Teacher (right) participate in a workshop during the 2020 PAFPC Title I Improving School Performance Conference. The theme of this year’s conference is A 2020 Vision: Shaping Our Students’ Futures.
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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. 
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School Closed- Easter Vacation
Thu Apr 9 2020
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Potential Snow Make Up Day
Mon Apr 13 2020
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PSSA Testing Window
Mon Apr 20 2020
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