Spring-Ford Area and other school districts across western Montgomery County are observing Hispanic Heritage Month, which began Wednesday and runs through Oct. 15.
It's illegal to pass a school bus with its stop-arm extended, picking up or dropping off passengers. Thousands of drivers, some of them local, annually ignore the law. Spring-Ford Area schools are using technology against them.
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.
Former Spring-Ford Area School District Assistant Superintendent Robert Rizzo is now its acting superintendent, following a unanimous vote of the school board Monday night.
Potentially both live and asynchronous activities, but all online, are planned Thursday for students in the Spring-Ford Area School District. They'll attend classes virtually during the storm.
Spring-Ford Area School District Superintendent Dr. David Goodin tendered his resignation after 10 years in the district's employ. He's been hired as a superintendent of schools in North Carolina.
Just because some schools are operating virtually, that's no reason to disobey traffic laws regarding school zone safety. The point is made several times in a production released Friday by Ram County TV.