Six local school districts are among 686 designees recently identified by the NAMM Foundation as the "Best Communities for Music Education" across the nation during 2021. It's a repeat win for all.
The cooperative effort is being held Sunday (April 11) at Bear Gym in Boyertown Area Senior High School, 120 Monroe St. If appointments are filled, make a submission for future clinic availability.
A combined total of more than $32 million in federal funding under the American Rescue Plan is headed to Pottstown, Pottsgrove, Spring-Ford Area, Perkiomen Valley, Boyertown Area, Upper Perkiomen, Owen J. Roberts, and Phoenixville schools.
Gilbertsville, Boyertown, Barto, Bechtelsville, Douglassville, and Perkiomenville residents have been honored for academic achievements during the latest semester, as reported through Tuesday.
Seven Gilbertsville residents have been honored for academic achievements during the latest semester, as reported through Sunday (Jan. 31, 2021) by their respective colleges and universities.
Because the U.S. Supreme Court declined Tuesday to review a case involving transgender use of bathrooms in the Boyertown Area School District, earlier court rulings supporting it remain intact.
Later-than-usual school openings today (Feb. 13) in the Pottsgrove, Pottstown, and Boyertown districts can be blamed on anticipation of difficult bus travel.
They were two of 388 school districts said to be found in the nation's "Best Communities for Music Education."