Schools: Perkiomen Valley
Later-than-usual school openings today (Feb. 21) in the Perkiomen Valley, Pottsgrove, Pottstown, Spring-Ford Area, and Boyertown Area districts can be blamed on anticipation of difficult bus travel.
Schools in the Perkiomen Valley, Pottsgrove, Pottstown, Spring-Ford Area, and Boyertown Area districts all said they would delay Wednesday's opening by two hours due to weather conditions.
Area high school graduates attending Penn State University in State College are among the thousands of people expected to be involved in the 2019 edition of its THON cancer fund-raiser during February.
About 130 gifted musicians, including a Perkiomen Valley tuba player, perform Jan. 25 in a music educators' band festival hosted by the Pottsgrove School District.
Perkiomen Valley's high school robotics team may be just getting started, but a more than $4,600 gift received Wednesday from significant donors puts their kick-off into high gear.
The Perkiomen Valley, Spring-Ford Area, Pottstown, and Pottsgrove school districts are due to receive $25,000 each to pay for school building security improvements. The money should arrive in January.
If you live within the Perkiomen Valley School District, whether you have children in schools or not, it hopes you'll respond to a survey for your opinions on creating a full-time kindergarten.
The Perkiomen Valley, Pottsgrove, Pottstown, Spring-Ford Area, Boyertown Area, and Phoenixville Area school districts all delayed school openings Friday (Nov. 16) by two hours due to road conditions.