A message discovered by custodians Monday night in a bathroom at Pottsgrove Middle School caused them to call authorities and then evacuate the building. The message was determined to have no credibility.
Township commissioners, who earlier said they want to move a police officer out of Pottsgrove High and into street patrols, is sending a "revised" proposal for a school resource officer to the district.
State Gov. Tom Wolf is scheduled to visit Pottstown High School on Wednesday afternoon, accompanied by local legislators and others, to promote his package of proposed charter school reforms.
Noelle Stahl, kindergarten student, has already accomplished in just a few years what takes some adults a lifetime to master: the ability to encourage, and revel in, helping others.
Pottsgrove schools' superintendent offered clear mask-wearing directions Sunday. Following state advice, even if fully vaccinated, students and adults must mask up in most district situations until the school year ends.
Pottsgrove's school board gave approval Tuesday to changes in coronavirus masking and capacity rules that affect younger children at recess, athletes in competition, and larger events like graduation.
Pottsgrove High will be the site of a May 19 free clinic for COVID-19 vaccinations, the district said Tuesday. Appointments are necessary. The district will publicize sign-up details Wednesday.
The number of overtime hours incurred by the Lower Pottsgrove police last month fell between two extremes: a high-point of April 2019, and a pandemic-related low of April 2020, a monthly report shows.