Family members, friends, and the Pottsgrove School District as a whole will commemorate the life of its dean of students, Todd Van Horn, with public visitation and a celebratory ceremony Saturday.
He was a coach dedicated to his athletes, and caring dean of students. Todd Van Horn died unexpectedly and suddenly during the weekend, the Pottsgrove School District announced. Funeral arrangements are pending.
A West Pottsgrove Elementary School student assembly about fire safety, normally offered in October, isn't possible during the pandemic. Firefighters nonetheless found a way to get their message across.
Parental input is again being sought by the Pottsgrove School District, this time in an online survey to determine how its virtual education offerings can be refined and strengthened.
Pottsgrove schools' administrators are moving full steam ahead to prepare for their students' hybrid return to education by Dec. 1, and foresee an opportunity to resurrect live classes full-time.
State Sen. Bob Mensch, who represents many constituents living in western Montgomery County school districts, will host a half-hour Thursday webinar on state programs to help save for future education.
A schedule of Pottsgrove fall sports activity across varsity, junior varsity, and middle school teams for next Monday through Saturday (Oct. 5-10) has been released by the district athletic department.
Under it, if approved by the Pottsgrove Board of School Directors, special education needs and low-incidence students could partially return to in-person classroom instruction within a short period.