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James M. Coughlin High School Sets School Improvement Plan Informational Meeting
Coughlin High School is in the process of developing and implementing a school improvement plan due to its designationas an A-TSI  (Additional Targeted Support and Improvement School) under the federal Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA).  ESSA requires each state to develop a plan to identify schools for support and improvement.   
CHS Cheerleaders donate uniforms to school in need
Starting next school year, three high schools will combine sports programs to form the Wilkes-Barre Area Wolfpack.

But the legacy of the Coughlin High School cheerleaders will live on.

The coaches decided to share their Crusader pride by supporting another C.H.S. squad. Check out the broadcast from PAHomePage. 
Federal Programs Logo Title I Parent Resource Newsletter- April 2019
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.   
CAPAA CAPAA Now Accepting Applications
The Wilkes-Barre Area School District is proud to announce the application process for the Creative and Performing Arts Academy (CAPAA) 2019-2020 school year is now open. Current 8th, 9th, 10th, and 11th grade students from Wilkes-Barre Area  School District and participating Northeastern Pennsylvania school districts are welcome to apply. 

The APPLICATION DEADLINE is May 10, 2019. NO applications will be accepted after May 10, 2019. For information about audition dates and requirements, please visit the CAPAA Website
Christian Kosik Scout Collecting Donations for Military Members Overseas
A young man in Luzerne County is using his Eagle Scout project to help the men and women in the military.

Christian Kosik is a senior at Coughlin High School in Wilkes-Barre. He is collecting items for care packages to send to our troops overseas.

He has donation boxes for non-perishable foods, games, and toiletries at places all over the Wyoming Valley. Check out the broadcast from WNEP
Prom Dress Drive 4th Annual Prom Dress Drive
The Wilkes-Barre Area School District will hold its 4th Annual Prom Dress Drive on Thursday, April 4, 2019, at Daniel J. Flood Elementary Gymnasium, 565 N. Washington St., Wilkes-Barre, from 4:30-7:30PM. Admission is free. Each dress is $20. The benefits will proceed Flood Elementary School-Wide Positive Behavior Support Program. 
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The Coughlin/GAR/CAPAA Players Present: Once Upon a Mattress!!
February 28, March 1, March 2, March 3!!!
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James M. Coughlin High School
80 North Washington Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702
(570) 826-7111 (Ext. 2108) 
Office Fax: 570-819-5036 
Mackin School
13 Hillard Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702 
(570) 235-6894
Office Fax: 570-819-5037
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