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Crafting Chronicles Literacy Event
The "Crafting Chronicles" literacy event is being held this weekend at the Osterhout library for students in grade k-3. Sign up by clicking the flier if you plan to attend!

Bag Lunch May & June Meal Distribution
The Nutrition Group will be conducting meal distribution for all kids 18 and under. Pick-up locations are at Heights, Kistler, Flood, Dodson, and Solomon Elementary Schools most Monday, Wednesday & Fridays from 3:15-4:00PM. For a complete calendar of meals and distribution times for the month of April, click on the article title.

WBASD Federal Programs May Title I Newsletter
Click on the article title above to access this month's Title I Newsletter with helpful tips for students and families.
Wilkes-Barre Area Covid Clinic for District Parents/Care Givers

Wilkes Barre Area has teamed up with Harrold’s Pharmacy to provide COVID vaccines to the parents and caregivers of our district.  The clinic will be held on Saturday, April 24 from 9 am to 2 pm.    

Please use the link below to register.  For those that don’t have computer access or have difficulty filling out the form, please call Harrold’s at 570-822-5794 and ask for Janice. She will assist in getting you scheduled. 

Vaccines are limited, so please register soon. 

A big thank you to Bruce Lefkowitz for this opportunity to our district. 


Virtual Day Wednesday April 14 Virtual Day for ALL Students
Due to teacher in-service, Wednesday April 14th is a virtual day for ALL students. 
PSSA Testing PSSA Parent Information
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Bag Lunch Meal Distribution Updates
In observance of the Easter Break, meal distribution will take place on Monday, March 29, 2021, and Tuesday, March 30, 2021. Next week's distribution will take place on Tuesday, April 6, 2021,  Wednesday, April 7th, 2021 and Friday, April 9, 2021. All meals will be distributed between 3:15-4:00PM. Pick-up locations are at Heights, Kistler, Flood, Dodson, and Solomon Elementary Schools. 


Dr. David W. Kistler Elementary
301 Old River Road
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702
Main Office: 570-826-7230
Office Fax: 570-819-5070 


PSSA Testing Window
Mon Apr 19 2021
to Fri May 28 2021

Tentative Keystone Exams
Mon May 17 2021
to Fri May 28 2021

Tentative Graduation Day
Thu Jun 10 2021

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