Schools: Perkiomen Valley
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.
Investing more money in hands-on education, like that offered by career and technical education programs in western Montgomery County school districts, can return huge dividends, a new report says.
Student Transportation of America, which provides busing services to the Perkiomen Valley School District under contract, will hold a hiring event Friday in Collegeville. It's looking for bus monitors.
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.
One of the Perkiomen Valley School District's most popular community education classes, its "Behind the Wheel" driver program, returns this fall. There are other offerings too; some live, some virtual, and all entertaining.
The Pottstown, Pottsgrove, Spring-Ford, Upper Perkiomen, Perkiomen Valley, and Boyertown school districts all will receive unexpected funding from Montgomery County to cover coronavirus costs.
A college-bound Schwenksville student was treated Thursday to not only a $2,000 scholarship, but also to a neighborhood party enjoyed by family, friends, and happily hungry guests.
Food Service Department employees in the Perkiomen Valley School District have catered to those in need of a meal for months. They’re offering a special dinner Friday: it's Thanksgiving in July.