Family members, friends, and the Pottsgrove School District as a whole will commemorate the life of its dean of students, Todd Van Horn, with public visitation and a celebratory ceremony Saturday.
A West Pottsgrove Elementary School student assembly about fire safety, normally offered in October, isn't possible during the pandemic. Firefighters nonetheless found a way to get their message across.
Parental input is again being sought by the Pottsgrove School District, this time in an online survey to determine how its virtual education offerings can be refined and strengthened.
Pottsgrove schools' administrators are moving full steam ahead to prepare for their students' hybrid return to education by Dec. 1, and foresee an opportunity to resurrect live classes full-time.
Under it, if approved by the Pottsgrove Board of School Directors, special education needs and low-incidence students could partially return to in-person classroom instruction within a short period.
In what seemed to be overwhelming demand, the Pottsgrove School District's distribution Monday of free boxes of food from a Philadelphia charity was quickly exhausted. More boxes are being requested.
Boxes of fresh produce, dairy items, and protein collected from regional farmers and retailers are being offered for free Monday to any Pottsgrove School District resident, while supplies last.
The superintendent, assistant superintendent, and business administrator in the Pottsgrove School District all received 2-percent salary increases Tuesday from the Board of School Directors.