Wilkes-Barre Area School District 730 South Main Street Wilkes-Barre, PA  18711-0376
G.A.R. Memorial JSHS News
Students Thrive At GAR's First Speech and Debate Tournament
Jarod Engle takes First Place all day long in Dramatic Performance. He will represent GAR at the PHSSL State Tournament at Bloomsburg University in March. Grant Campbell took Third Place in Congress. He will be an alternate for State Tournament. Guadalupe Canongo took Third Place in Extemporaneous. She will also be an alternate for the State Tournament. 
GAR Defeats Meyers in District 2 Class 4A Boys Basketball Semifinal
Meyers’ Jawane Buckner was pretty much lights out Saturday afternoon, but come on this was ridiculous.

After Buckner hit his ninth basket early in the fourth quarter, the lights went out at Wilkes University due to a powerful storm moving through the area. To read the full article from The Times Leader, click here.
Parent/Teacher Conferences
The Wilkes-Barre Area School District invites all parents/guardians to attend conferences according to the following schedule:
  • Tuesday, March 7, 2017, Conferences @ Solomon Junior High, 1:15 to 4:15 PM and 6:00 to 8:00 PM
  • Wednesday, March 8, 2017, Conferences @ Coughlin, GAR, Mackin, & Meyers 1:30-4:30 PM and 6:00 to 8:00PM
  • Thursday, March 9, 2017, Conferences @ All Elementary Schools, 1:30-4:30 PM and 6:00 to 8:00PM
GAR Presents Outstanding Artist Awards
GAR Memorial High School recognized Anna Shaver and Tyjaire Keith, 12th graders; for their outstanding achievement in art for the first semester of the 2016-17 school year. To see the full feature from the Times Leader, click here 
The Coughlin/G.A.R. Players Featured on PA Live!
On Wednesday, February 22, 2017, three of the Coughlin/G.A.R. Players were featured on PA Live! to promote their upcoming show, In the Heights. Nataliya Scarantino, Bryna Soriano, and DJ Elliot participated. To see the broadcast, click here.  The performace is March 2, 2017 to March 5, 2017. For more details, click here 
GAR Takes Control Late, Gets Rematch with Meyers
Five minutes on Wednesday night won’t erase a week’s worth of misery for GAR.

The Grenadiers, though, have to feel satisfied that the matchup they wanted last weekend will take place this weekend. To read the full article, click here. 
G.A.R. Memorial Junior/Senior HS
250 South Grant St.
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702
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