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Wilkes-Barre Area School District 730 South Main Street Wilkes-Barre, PA  18711-0376
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Gov. Wolf with STEM Students Preliminary Conceptual Rendering of new High School Wolfpack Drama Club STEM Regional Champions Handshake Mrs. Capristo's Class Salt Experiment Spaghetti Experiment GAR’s Malachai Williams fights off a tackle attempt by Meyers’ Najese Hood. (Photo by Aimee Dilger|Times Leader) Meyers Long Jump Coughlin's Vincent Todd Buckner and White Jake Cole, Coughlin High School (Photo by Sean McKeag|Times Leader) Ms. Unice Crusader Football Experiment at CHS Gov. Wolf visits Wilkes-Barre Area School District GAR Field Day STEM students with Gov. Wolf
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WBASD Kindergarten Registration
Registration will be conducted at the school the child will attend. Call (570) 826-7111 and the school's extension to schedule your appointment time.  Visit the Kindergarten Registration Page to pre-register. 
  • Boyd Dodson Elementary: May 7, 2019  (Ext. 3106)
  • Daniel J. Flood Elementary: May 8, 2019 (Ext. 4101)
  • Solomon-Plains Elementary: May 9 & 10, 2019 (Ext. 3301)
  • Heights-Murray Elementary: May 20 & 21, 2019 (Ext. 6117)
  • Dr. Kistler Elementary: May 22 & 23, 2019 (Ext. 7101)
 
Annie Warbucks presented by The Coughlin/GAR/CAPAA Players!
Annie Warbucks Poster
All ages show!!! May 16, 17, 18, 19!
Click title header for more details!!!!! 
 
Citizens' Voice Photo Meyers, GAR set to face off for final time
It is being called “The Last First Pitch.” In reality, it will be the last time ever an athletic team from Meyers will compete head-to-head against its longtime city rival, GAR.
 
With the three Wilkes-Barre public schools set to combine athletic programs with the start of the 2019-20 school year, Monday afternoon’s baseball game between the Mohawks and Grenadiers will truly signify the end of one of the greatest rivalries in all sports in the Wyoming Valley Conference. Read the full article from The Citizens' Voice.  
 
Federal Programs Title 1 Connections: May Edition
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
 
Federal Programs Logo Title I Parent & Family Engagement Event
  • Please join us for the Title I Parent & Family Engagment Event on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 from 9:30AM to 11:30AM.
  • Reservations are required. 
  • Please call 826-7111, ext 1122, no later than Monday, May 13, 2019 to make your reservation.
  • Leave a message telling us your name and how many adults will be attending.
  • Click the article title for more information. 
 
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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.