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Performing Arts Creative And Performing Arts Academy Showcase rescheduled to March 13th at 7pm!
The rescheduled 1st Semester Performing and Visual Arts Showcase performance by the WBASD CAPPA  will take place, Wednesday, March 13, 2019,  at 7:00PM.
Lobby doors will open at 6:15PM for the Visual Art gallery viewing and the auditorium doors for general seating for the performance will open at 6:40PM. The show is free and open to the public.
Check out the January article regarding student preparation  from The Times Leader. 
STEM STEM Parent Night
The WBASD STEM Academy students will host 2019 STEM Parent Night on Wednesday, February 27, 2019 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM. The evening will include an informational session for parents/guardians and their children.  STEM Night will give parents and students the opportunity to see first hand what the program is about through the eyes of current students.  Students currently enrolled in 8th Grade taking Algebra I and/or Advanced College Preparatory classes are eligible. Please confirm your attendance by Monday, February 25, 2019 using  this form.  
Johnson STORYBOOK ENDING: O’Day, Johnson combine for GAR’s winning play in OT
GAR left it all on the court. Meyers did, too.

The most hyped basketball game of the Wyoming Valley Conference season lived up to and somehow exceeded all expectations Friday night, when the Wilkes-Barre Area rivals battled for one last time in the regular season. Read the full article from The Citizens' Voice. 
GAR Basketball GAR has produced some of the area’s best players, coaches and teams
GAR has produced some of the greatest basketball talents ever from the Wyoming Valley.
Grenadiers who have topped the 2,000-point mark — Chris Shovlin, Bobby Sura and Larry Koretz — are household names for fans of the “school on the hill.” Read the full article from The Citizens' Voice
Federal Programs Logo February 2019 Title I Parent Resource Newsletter
Check out the February Edition of the Title I Connections Newsletter. This monthly letter includes tips for student success, important dates, Title I news, and helpful websites.   
School Police Meyers vs G.A.R. Boys Basketball Game
Rules and Regulations 
Junior Leadership Attention Sophomores: Junior Leadership Wilkes-Barre
Do you have leadership potential? Apply to Junior Leadership Wilkes-Barre by Thursday, March 7, 2019, for your chance to be a part of this competitive program. Build critical leadership skills, gain community awareness, and network with community leaders and students from 18 schools. 
JLWB Class of 2020 applications are available now in your Guidance Office and online at www.leadershipwilkes-barre.org.  
Safe2Say Safe 2 Say Something
The Safe2Say Something Anonymous Reporting System teaches youth and adults how to recognize warning signs and signals- especially within social media- of individuals who may be a threat to themselves or others and say something BEFORE it is too late.  Click the article title for more information. 
January January Title I Connections Newsletter
Check out the January Edition of the Title I Connections Newsletter. This monthly letter includes tips for student success, important dates, Title I news, and helpful websites.   
G.A.R. Memorial Junior/Senior HS
250 South Grant St.
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702
Main Office: 570-826-7165
Office Fax: 570-819-5030
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Read Across America Week
Mon Feb 25 2019
to Fri Mar 1 2019

Theater Performance: Once Upon a Mattress
Thu Feb 28 2019
to Sun Mar 3 2019

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