Tonight's Pottsgrove Board of School Directors' meeting has a variety of items on its agenda, but probably few as important as those dealing with the pandemic and students' return to education.
The president of the Pennsylvania State Education Association claims Congress must invest $175 billion in schools nationwide, and the state should offer additional funding to help cover re-opening costs.
Pottsgrove schools' Superintendent Dr. William Shirk on Tuesday rolled out a health and safety plan for athletics and the high school marching band, the first of several proposals instrumental in returning to classrooms.
Whether on a full- or part-time basis, those answering survey questions prefer sending their children back into schools ... but safely.
An overview of activities enjoyed by members of the Pottsgrove High School Class of 2020 opens the commencement exercises for its graduates, available for public viewing in a video released to Vimeo.
Pottsgrove schools are always in need of arts, crafts, and school supplies. It just so happened that New Jersey-based Paramount Realty Services had supplies available for the taking. That made for a perfect match.
The Pottsgrove Middle School chorus stepped up to its microphones this year under first-year director and music teacher Alyson Trout. Selections for its 2019-2020 chorus award winners have been announced.
Do students have fun playing in a school band? Sure they do. And do they learn while they're at it? Yes, and it's apparently much more than music. Pottsgrove Middle School offered proof Wednesday.