DANVILLE — Danville Area School District officials are adding an additional Spanish teacher to double the number of classes for elementary school students — without increasing the staff size.

MOUNT CARMEL — Mount Carmel Area Junior-Senior High School is like a trunk and its graduating students are like branches, valedictorian Matthew Cimino told the Class of 2018 during commencement Wednesday.

SUNBURY — Shikellamy school directors are saddened to lose their superintendent, but said they hope he may one day return after being granted a two-year sabbatical leave for restoration of health.

SELINSGROVE — Find something to be passionate about in your life, be kind, and try to make the world a better place were some of the key messages expressed by student speakers to the Class of 2018 at Selinsgrove Area High School’s 66th Annual Commencement, held Wednesday night at the Garrett…

LEWISBURG — High school seniors Maryssa Erdman, of Shamokin, and Nate Liscum, of Lewisburg, garnered top honors and received $1,000 each in scholarship money as co-winners at the Scholar-Athlete of the Year Awards Ceremony late Monday afternoon at the Country Cupboard.

DANVILLE — Early retirement incentives will help the Danville Area School District save more than $500,000 a year and balance its 2018-2019 budget without a tax increase, Superintendent Jason Bendle said.

LEWISBURG — Lewisburg Area School Board directors voted unanimously Thursday to place an unidentified employee on indefinite unpaid leave two days after state police arrested a pre-kindergarten teacher on a child endangerment charge.

MILLMONT — Sitting in middle school classes today are the people who will likely form the world’s first crew to Mars. With this in mind, Generation Beyond partnered with Discovery Education and Lockheed Martin for their 2017 video challenge: design the habitation module for astronauts to liv…

Homeschooling parents appreciate spending extra time with their children and monitoring what their kids learn. But they balance that with the acknowledgement that the world beyond their in-home classrooms offers endless educational opportunities for their children.

A four-day work week in the summer, which started in 2011, is one of Milton Area School District ideas that has contributed to their energy savings conservation, according to district officials. In the 2005-06 school year, Milton Area spent $708,488 in electricity usage. In 201617, the distr…

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