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.
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.
Pottsgrove school directors Tuesday approved the placement of three university students to work with teachers at four buildings from September to December. They also made other personnel appointments.
The "Sensory Friendly Train" excursion that departs Saturday at 1 p.m from the Colebrookdale Railroad station in Boyertown is made possible by lots of volunteers, including those at Pottsgrove schools.
Future Pottsgrove schools Superintendent Dr. David Finnerty introduced himself Tuesday (March 23, 2021) to the school board meeting audience.
Twin Valley School District Assistant Superintendent will become the chief operating officer of the Pottsgrove School District effective July 1, following a school board Tuesday night unanimous vote.
Meeting its own deadline set three months ago, the Pottsgrove School District board of directors on Tuesday night will consider hiring the successor to retiring Superintendent Dr. William Shirk.
Equipment upgrades to fitness centers in Pottsgrove High and Middle schools are estimated to cost the district $93,625. It could pay the expense outright, but may look for inexpensive financing first.