Former Spring-Ford Area School District Assistant Superintendent Robert Rizzo is now its acting superintendent, following a unanimous vote of the school board Monday night.
Potentially both live and asynchronous activities, but all online, are planned Thursday for students in the Spring-Ford Area School District. They'll attend classes virtually during the storm.
Fifty-six residents of Pottstown, Royersford, and Limerick have been honored for academic achievements during the latest semester, as reported through Sunday by their respective colleges and universities.
Spring-Ford Area School District Superintendent Dr. David Goodin tendered his resignation after 10 years in the district's employ. He's been hired as a superintendent of schools in North Carolina.
The money will be used to buy equipment to assist in career training at Pottstown schools, the Berks and Western Montgomery counties' career and technical centers, and North Montco Tech Career Center.
The state Education Department awarded 10 separate grants Monday to schools or districts in western Montgomery and northern Chester counties, totaling more than $233,000, to be used for student safety.
Just because some schools are operating virtually, that's no reason to disobey traffic laws regarding school zone safety. The point is made several times in a production released Friday by Ram County TV.
Under two separate grant programs administered by Gov. Wolf, the state announced cash awards for 10 local education providers - the majority of them school districts - totaling more than $770,000.