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Danville high school band crowned grand champions at Music Showcase Festival
DANVILLE — The first time proved a charm for members of the Danville High School Concert Band.
Danville Key Club will battle at international event
Winning Danville Area High School Key Club entries for volunteer hours and a scrapbook will advance to an international convention June 30-July 7 in Washington, D.C.
Fish handlers, plant testers reveal science fair projects
Middle school students entered science fair projects ranging from training a fish to what factors affect plants.
Pursuing a degree? Check here for scholarships
More free money for those Valley residents pursuing higher education regardless of age. Applications are now available for Central Susquehanna Community Foundation scholarship awards for the 2013-14 academic year.
Danville debate team first at National Forensic League district tournament
With his team placing first at this past weekend’s National Forensic League district tournament, departing coach Mike Nailor is confident his students will be in good hands next year.
State Board of Ed vote puts Common Core Standards in place for schools
HARRISBURG – The State Board of Education today voted to adopt final-form regulations to amend the Pennsylvania Education Code, putting into place the Pennsylvania Common Core Standards that requires students to demonstrate proficiency on a Keystone Exam or comparable exam in order to graduate high school.
PA's Lincoln contest will give $5K to best high school speech
HARRSIBURG -- The state Department of Education has extended the deadline to get into “In Lincoln’s Footsteps,” a speech contest that will award the high-school winner a $5,000 scholarship, among other prizes.
Danville School Board to Review Teacher Union Negotiations
The Danville school board will hold a special meeting at 7 p.m., Tuesday, March 5, at the Danville High School to review fact-finding results from their negotiations with the district’s teacher’s union. The state-appointed fact finder has drafted a report with recommendations for both sides on reaching a settlement.
Pink Wig Shows Stance Against Bullies
DANVILLE – What did Matt Bloom think about his students singling him out to wear a pink wig and dye his beard pink?
“It was fun,” said Bloom, who teaches English at Danville High School. He was chosen by his students to wear the wig and dye as part of “Pink Shirt Day” on Feb. 27, which raises awareness of bullying.
“I’m just happy to support the kids,” he said. “A couple laughs at my expense, it’s definitely worth it for the kids.”
Danville Forensics District 9 Champs Again
DANVILLE — The Danville High School forensics team garnered 117 points to win the Pennsylvania High School Speech League District 9 Championship at the competition held at Midd-West High School in Middleburg recently.
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