Wilkes-Barre Area School District 730 South Main Street Wilkes-Barre, PA  18711-0376
Elmer L. Meyers JSHS News
One class led to a turnaround for W-B teen
Jeff Vergara didn’t take school seriously until he took an accounting class in 10th grade.

“It made me open my eyes,” said Vergara, 18, of Wilkes-Barre. “It made me realize this is what I actually want to do with my career. I started bringing my grades up.” To read the full article from The Citizens' Voice, click here. 
 
Fun and Food in the Park
ATTENTION - ALL WILKES-BARRE KIDS!
Have fun, stay active, keep learning and enjoy yummy, FREE lunches and snacks all summer long. We will be “Serving up summer” at 7 locations throughout the city beginning on Monday, June 19, 2017.
 
Tales of suicide hit close to home at WB Area awareness/prevention event
Aliyah Benjamin sounds like a high school junior when she recounts how the design for the T-shirt she wore spawned from the jibes of a younger sister. To see the full story from The Times Leader, click here.  
W-B Area students get annual STEM award and new Fine Arts award
The mini quad-copter drone balked unresponsively to the remote control, and it wouldn’t fly anyway thanks to a broken propeller. The box that turned a flat screen image into three dimensions wouldn’t work because the monitor didn’t like the cable connection to the computer. To read the full article from The Times Leader, click here 
Meyers’ Nalasjia Harris-Johnson takes 4th straight PIAA track and field medal
The pain shooting from her right knee seemed to be telling Nalasjia Harris-Johnson her string of state medals was pretty much over.

Her incredible will wouldn’t listen to it. To read the full article from The Times Leader, click here
 
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Elmer L. Meyers Junior/Senior HS
341 Carey Avenue
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702
Main Office: 570-826-7145
Office Fax: 570-820-3770 
 
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