PANTHER VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT

Panther Valley School District Important Dates for the Winter Season     October 30, 2014 Winter Sports Physicals in the nurses offices at the HS and MS at 12pm All proper paperwork needs to be filled out (physical form and activities fee)   November 14, 2014 Drama Play at 7pm Nothing will be take place in…

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HOLY CROSS HIGH SCHOOL

The Holy Cross Girls’ Cross Country Team placed 3rd in the state at the PIAA Class A State Meet.  Left to right: Tess Kearns (14th overall), Meghan Healey, Julianne Hunt, Mackenzie Greenfield (4th overall), Abby Guziewicz, Zoe Haggerty, Lexi Walsh, Abby Corrigan, Mollie Burda Absent from photo: Isabelle Tokash

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MARYWOOD UNIVERSITY

Marywood University’s School of Business and Global Innovation Students Win Entrepreneurship Awards   SCRANTON, PA—Marywood University’s School of Business and Global Innovation students landed first and second place in the tecBridge Fall 2014 Entrepreneurial Institute Business Plan Concept Competition.   Frank Winger, Allentown, Pa., sophomore management major at Marywood University, tied for first place with…

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VALLEY VIEW HIGH SCHOOL

Senior members of student council attended the Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast on October 31st at the Radison Hotel. Front row: Maia Giombetti, Brianna Mazzoni, Sarah Kandel, Julia Gillow. Back row: Mr. Rupp, Alec Rodway, Nikki Stine, Emily Hughes, Jordan Seprosky, Evan Homish.

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MARYWOOD UNIVERSITY

Marywood University to Hold Undergraduate Open House Marywood University will hold an undergraduate open house on Saturday, November 15, 2014, for high school students and their parents. The program will begin with registration at 9 a.m. in the Fireplace Lounge, Nazareth Student Center, on the university’s campus. The event will include an informative tour of the…

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HOLY CROSS HIGH SCHOOL

  Holy Cross Students make District Chorus   The following students have been accepted into the PMEA District 9 Chorus:> Gina Pettinato (soprano 2), Meg Graff (alto 1), Nina Mucciolo (alto 2), and Molly Cerep (1st alternate, soprano 1)>

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MONTAGE MOUNTAIN WINTER JOB FAIR

Winter Job Fair this Saturday, November 1st from 11am-3pm inside the Montage Mountain lodge!Montage Mountain is hiring Bartenders, Servers, Ski and Snowboard Instructors, Rentals, Lift Attendants, Guest Services Agents, Housekeeping, and much more! Please call 1-855-Ski-Swim for more info

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MARYWOOD UNIVERSITY

  Marywood University’s Aphasia Group Wins National Award SCRANTON, PA—Marywood University’s Aphasia Group, under the direction of Marla Kovatch, M.A., CCC/SLP, clinical instructor for the communication sciences and disorders (CSD) department at Marywood University, was recently awarded Outstanding Support Group by the National Stroke Association 2014 Raise Awards Committee. The 2014 Raising Awareness in Stroke…

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WEST SCRANTON HIGH SCHOOL

West Scranton Students “Plant the Promise” Members of the West Scranton High School SADD club, together with the school’s community service club, participated in the “Plant the Promise” campaign.  The students promised to remain drug and alcohol free by selling daffodil bulbs in memory of a loved one, and planting them in the school’s courtyard.  …

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SHENANDOAH VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT

The 106th Annual “Backyard Rivalry” featuring the Mahanoy Area Golden Bears & the Shenandoah Valley Blue Devils will take place Friday evening at Alumni Field located in Mahanoy City. As stake will be the coveted Anthony Damato, & Jerome Szematowicz Trophy which honors hometown heroes who were killed in the Second World War. As a…

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OLD FORGE SCHOOL DISTRICT

Old Forge School District As a student representative of the Old Forge French Club, Angelina Palma delivered Halloween treats to the children of the Ronald McDonald House of Scranton. These gifts will be distributed to the children of the House and local hospitals for Halloween. Moderator, Mrs. Colleen Moulin.

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LACKAWANNA TRAIL SCHOOL DISTRICT

Representatives of the American Cancer Society were presented a check from the Lackawanna Trail School District. A check for $7.825 was presented to American Cancer Society Specialist Cindy Delaney and  Society Representive James Kane from Lackawanna Trail Elementary Center Principal Brian Kelly and Fundraiser Chairperson Desirae Gallagher. The funds represent the proceeds from the annual Pink…

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SHENANDOAH VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL

Shown being congratulated by her fellow candidates is Jacquie Burke (fourth from the left wearing the crown) after the announcement that she was selected as the Shenandoah Valley 2014 Homecoming Queen. Homecoming events are coordinated by senior class advisers Dawn Bench and Janette Zellers.

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WEST SCRANTON HIGH SCHOOL

Ms. Jacquelyn Harris’ German classes held their annual celebration of Oktoberfest on Friday, October 24.  During the event, students celebrated German culture and traditions as part of their classes for the day.  (Some even donned the traditional Dirndl costume of a German fraulein!)  German students listened to traditional and modern German music, including the national anthem of Germany,…

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