Pottsgrove High School (Pottstown PA) Class of 2020 Valedictorian Hannah Waldt, and Salutatorian Abigail Dzordzorme, were caught off guard Monday afternoon, when a surprise parade stopped at their homes.
The stick-to-it attitude of three Girl Scouts in the Owen J. Roberts School District ensured the Easter holiday was a happy one for local special needs children … although not quite like they planned.
Seniors and juniors who want to learn more about what a specific job is like, and if they'd be interested in pursuing it, can turn to the Pottstown School District's virtual career interviews.
Pottstown school administrators anticipated the possibility that Pennsylvania would close schools until the end of the academic year. Now they're ready to begin staged remote learning on April 20.
Six local school districts are among more than 700 designees recently identified by the NAMM Foundation as the "Best Communities for Music Education" across the nation during 2020.
The Foundation for Pottstown Education donated $2,000 to help buy food for the drive launched last week by Pottstown High School Principal Danielle McCoy to feed district families in need.
Members of the Pottstown community turned out in force Sunday, depositing boxloads, cart-fulls, and in at least one case a truckload of food donations to keep school district students fed for coming weeks.
Area school districts all communicated with parents, students, and employees Thursday on how they would comply with the state order to close for two weeks, and hopefully stop coronavirus in its tracks.