MID VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL

Mid Valley High School Student of the Month for February is Senior Joseph Palickar This award is given by the Lions Club of Olyphant. Pictured left to right:  Claudia Kausmeyer – Leo Club Advisor & Mid Valley Faculty member, Joseph Palickar, & Chad Vinansky – Secondary Principal.

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WEST SCRANTON HIGH SCHOOL

West Scranton Students Attend University of Scranton’s 8th Annual World Cultures Dinner Seven West Scranton High School students attended a dinner and presentation at the University of Scranton, which was sponsored by the university’s Department of World Languages and Culture. The event – the 8th annual “TA Talk” – featured University of Scranton teaching assistants in the Fulbright program, who…

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MMI PREPARATORY SCHOOL

MMI students to compete at state FBLA conference   (Freeland, PA – March 20, 2014) – Students from MMI Preparatory School qualified to complete at the State Leadership Conference of the Future Business Leaders of America. The students received first- through fifth-place finishes during the Pennsylvania Regional Leadership Conference held at Luzerne County Community College…

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SHENANDOAH VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL

Shenandoah Valley’s  St. Patrick’s Day Float Selected as the Grand Marshalls of this year’s Girardville  St. Patrick’s Day Parade were the superintendents from  the three school districts located in northern Schuylkill County;  Dr. Joie Green from Mahanoy Area, Dr. Andrew Smarkanic from North Schuylkill, & Dr. Stanley Rakowsky from Shenandoah Valley. Students from each school…

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OLD FORGE HIGH SCHOOL

Old Forge students participated in the annual WVIA Scholastic Scrimmage.  The students came in second in the NEIU 19 bracket. The students that participated in the Scholastic Scrimmage were:  Gabe Saucedo, Bobby Rinaldi, Anne Cherundalo, Ryan Voyack, and Christian Mozeleski.     Pictured Left to Right Anne Cherundalo, Ryan Voyack, Bobby Rinaldi, Gabe Saucedo, Christian Mozeleski,…

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MMI PREPARATORY SCHOOL

MMI students earn PJAS awards   (Freeland, PA – March 20, 2014) – Students at MMI Preparatory School recently earned awards during the regional Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science competition held at Wilkes University in Wilkes-Barre, with awards presented afterward at a dinner ceremony at the Genetti Best Western Hotel and Conference Center in Wilkes-Barre.…

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MMI PREPARATORY SCHOOL

MMI students place in Wilkes math contest   (Freeland, PA – March 20, 2014) – A team of students from MMI Preparatory School placed second in a math competition held at Wilkes University on March 5. The 66th annual Wilkes Luzerne County Council of Teachers of Mathematics Contest included about 150 students from 15 Luzerne…

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VALLEY VIEW HIGH SCHOOL

Valley View News The Valley View High School students welcome Lackawanna County Detectives Chris Kolcharno and Michelle Mancuso along with Assistant District Attorney Mariclare Hayes from the special victims unit, to discuss internet safety.Pictured left to right:  Assistant District Attorney, Mariclare Hayes; Lackawanna County Dectective, Michelle Mancuso, Lackawanna County Detective Chris Kolcharno, Valley View Junior Class Officers, Brianna Pegula and PJ…

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MMI PREPARATORY SCHOOL

MMI students participate in string festival   (Freeland, PA – March 6, 2014) – Six students from MMI Preparatory School took part in a string festival held at Wilkes University on March 6. Sixth-grader Molly O’Connell, seventh-grader Elise Hreha and eighth-grade students Angelica Alday, Sydney Karpowich, Chava Kornblatt and Stephanie Zellner were nominated by MMI…

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RIVERSIDE HIGH SCHOOL

Congratulations to Riverside Junior Senior High School junior, Joe Pacholec. Joe is a National Scholastic Art Gold Medal winner. His mixed media sculpture, The Sacrifice, was inspired by his time spent outdoors hiking and hunting. Joe will be honored in New York City at the National Awards Ceremony at Carnegie Hall in June. Joe enjoys art…

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LACKAWANNA TRAIL HIGH SCHOOL

Lackawanna Trail High School Assistant Principal Dr. Mark Murphy announced the Student of Month and Power of the Paws candidates for the first semester.  Students receiving nominations for Students of the Month were nominated by the faculty for their academic effort, citizenship and school service. Students receiving nominations for Power of the Paws were nominated…

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LACKAWANNA TRAIL HIGH SCHOOL

Two students from Lackawanna Trail High School participated in PMEA Region IV Band held at Western Wayne High School March 12-14. Students attending were: Amanda Stutzman, daughter of Bruce and Susan Stutzman of Dalton and Joe Merolla, son of George and Jane Merolla, Dalton. Both students are juniors.

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VALLEY VIEW HIGH SCHOOL

The Valley View High School Swim Team PIAA District 2 Class AA – 200 Freestyle Champions Pictured left to right; Clare Sebastinelli, Kasey Franchak, Lauren Merli, and Bailey Babarsky. Valley View High School Girls’ Swim Team PIAA Distrct 2 Class AA 50 Yard Freestyle Champion Clare Sebastinelli,

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WEST SCRANTON HIGH SCHOOL

West Scranton High School Students Present Painting   Theodore Roosevelt and his famous quote, “The Man in the Arena,” was the subject of a large-scale acrylic painting presented to State Representative Marty Flynn by West Scranton High School art students. Under the direction of Visual Arts Teacher, Anne McNally, the students, Emily Gerrity, P.J. Hart,…

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RIVERSIDE HIGH SCHOOL

Abbey Sweeney, a junior at Riverside Junior Senior High School, recently won third place in Animation at the Region Computer Fair sponsored by NEIU 19 at Keystone college. Abbey employed advanced animation skills to make her character walk and then fall down in her animation. Abbey would like to be a professional animator after completing…

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