RIVERSIDE STUDENTS LISTEN TO PRESENTATION FROM LACKAWANNA COLLEGE’S SCHOOL OF PETROLEUM & NATURAL GAS

Thirty five students listened to a presentation by Steve Voytek from Lackawanna College’s School of Petroleum & Natural Gas. The presentation, which took place at Riverside High School, introduced juniors and seniors to career and education opportunities in the gas drilling and distribution industry.  This is part of a focused effort to expose students to…

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Good Shepherd Academy was pleased to present check to St. Joseph’s Center in Scranton

Good Shepherd Academy in Kingston during a recent school liturgy celebration was pleased to present to Sister Maryalice Jacquiont, IHM. a check to St. Joseph’s Center in Scranton to support their service to children and families in the Dioceses of Scranton.  During Catholic Schools’ Week the student council of GSA chose to fulfill the motto of Faith, Knowledge, and Service…

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Shenandoah Valley HS Prom 2015

Shenandoah Valley HS Prom 2015   Approximately 100 students attended the Shenandoah Valley Prom which was held at the Pottsville Zone. The theme of the prom was “Mardi Gras” and selected as Prom Royalty were the following students shown in the photo L-R: Ricardo Chagolla Jr. Prince, Jacquie Burke Senior Prom Queen, Nick Rusin Senior…

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The 10th Annual Riverside Alive!

The 10th Annual Riverside Alive! 2015 will take place on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 from 6:00 to 8:00PM at Riverside Junior Senior High School The big news is that we have been celebrating this event annually for a whole decade!!    Riverside Alive! 2015, sponsored by the Riverside High school faculty and staff, is an event that provides…

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Lackawanna Trail Prom was held at Stonehedge Golf Course

Lackawanna Trail Prom was held at Stonehedge Golf Course in Tunkhannock on Friday May 1. The theme for the evening was Enchanted Garden. Approximately 110 students danced the night away. Members of the Lackawanna Trail Homecoming Court are, front, from left, Princess Katie Nealon, Queen Adriana Sanchez and Princess Maddie Lengel; back, Nathaniel Barbolish, King…

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Shenandoah Valley Chapter of the National Honor Society select a member of the High School Faculty and recognize that teacher for their involvement in the educational process by conferring them with the Crystal Apple Award.

Each year the members of the Shenandoah Valley Chapter of the National Honor Society select a member of the High School Faculty and recognize that teacher for their involvement in the educational process by conferring them with the Crystal Apple Award. This year’s recipient was Social Studies Teacher Chris Conroy who has been a member…

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MMI finishes third overall at Luzerne County Envirothon

MMI finishes third overall at Luzerne County Envirothon   (Freeland, PA – May 1, 2015) – MMI Preparatory School finished third overall at the 2015 Luzerne County Envirothon. The Envirothon is an annual environmental competition for high school students.  The Luzerne Conservation District coordinates and sponsors the Luzerne County Envirothon each spring.  The event is…

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Old Forge Leo Club Award

Paul McCool was honored with the Old Forge Leo Club Award for his countless hours of dedication and strong leadership not only in the community but as a member of the Old Forge Leo Club.  Left to right in photo: William Metschulat- Leo Coordinator, Paul McCool

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2015 Shenandoah Valley Female Scholar Athlete

Shown receiving her plaque for being selected as the 2015 Shenandoah Valley Female Scholar Athlete is Kristina Nieddu. This event was sponsored by the Schuylkill County Women’s Athletic Association and held at the Pine View Acres in Pottsville, Pa. Kristina has earned 12 Varsity letters for her participation in Volleyball, Basketball, Softball, & Track. Academically…

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CTC Cosmetology student nominated May student of the month

CTC Cosmetology student, Patrick Capitano, has been nominated by instructor, Ms. Christine Menichini, as May Student of the Month. Patrick is a Junior at West Scranton High School. He has been described as extremely motivated. “Patrick has not only demonstrated initiative, but also has great attendance. “He performs all tasks beyond the expectation of a…

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HOLY REDEEMER STUDENTS RECEIVE BISHOP’S YOUTH AWARD

HOLY REDEEMER STUDENTS RECEIVE BISHOP’S YOUTH AWARD Over 50 Holy Redeemer seniors received the Bishop’s Youth Award from Bishop Joseph C. Bambera during Masses at the Cathedral of St. Peter Cathedral. The award recognizes outstanding seniors and eighth grade students for their exemplary practice of faith and genuine commitment to service in their schools and parishes.…

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The kindergarten students at Good Shepherd Academy participated in the 19th Annual Community Reading Day

The kindergarten students at Good Shepherd Academy participated in the 19th Annual Community Reading Day sponsored by the Wilkes-Barre Chamber of Commerce.  Community Reading Day helps promote literacy and a life-long love of reading.  Karel Zubris of Entercom Communications WILK-FM read a book to the combined classes. Kindergarten students left to right: 1st row:  Noah Hummel, Cole Kablick,…

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