Pottsgrove High School (Pottstown PA) Class of 2020 Valedictorian Hannah Waldt, and Salutatorian Abigail Dzordzorme, were caught off guard Monday afternoon, when a surprise parade stopped at their homes.
Area school districts all communicated with parents, students, and employees Thursday on how they would comply with the state order to close for two weeks, and hopefully stop coronavirus in its tracks.
A substantial portion of Pottstown School District funding depends on U.S. Census-based government grants and subsidies. The district said Thursday it will actively promote public census participation.
Pottsgrove School District costs for students to attend alternative charter schools in 2019-2020 are rising by more than $588,000. One director asked the district to do more to counter a troubling increase.
Charter schools that are outside the boundaries of public school districts, and which are not authorized by districts, could see their local funding cut under a proposal from state Rep. Joe Ciresi.
Escorting young students to school isn't part of the usual duties of a West Pottsgrove police officer, but two young student prize winners were happy last week that the police department made an exception.
Student athletes who want to compete in the Pottsgrove School District must have physicals required by the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association. They're being offered at the middle school.