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News & Announcements

Veterans Memorial Plan Unveiled

School district officials and several local veterans unveiled the final design for "Scranton Veterans Memorial Park," which will be located on the grounds of Scranton High School at the corner of Providence Road and Mike Munchak Way at Veterans Memorial Stadium.The final design was taken from multiple entries our students and teachers submitted in June. This memorial will pay homage to nearly 1,000 fallen warriors from Scranton who perished in WWI, WWII, Korea, Vietnam, and the ongoing War on Terror.

Scranton School District Maximizes Talents of Principals in Pursuit of Student Success

The Scranton School District is proud to announce that several schools will be under the direction of new principals beginning next year. These changes in leadership maximize the talent, skills, and experience of each principal to positively impact student achievement.

“Here in the Scranton School District, we are fortunate to have a cadre of leaders with exceptional skills who are committed to student success,” said Superintendent Dr. Alexis T. Kirijan. “These leaders possess the experience necessary to work with our teachers and our students to enhance educational experiences. Furthermore, these professionals are looking forward to cultivating positive and communicative relationships with parents and stakeholders in each school community.”

Keystone Stars Program Rates Area Childcare Centers

Each level builds on the previous level and utilizes research-based best practices to promote quality early learning environments and positive child outcomes. The standards address staff qualifications and professional development, the early learning program, partnerships with family and community, and leadership and management. Keystone STARS is managed through a partnership of the Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL) and the Pennsylvania and Regional Keys.

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Board Work Session
Date: 8/29/2016, 7 PM 8 PM
Location: Board Room - Administration Building 425 N. Washington Avenue Scranton 18503
School Board Meeting
Date: 9/12/2016, 7 PM 8 PM
Location: West Scranton High School 1201 Luzerne Street Scranton 18504
Board Work Session
Date: 9/26/2016, 7 PM 8 PM
Location: Board Room - Administration Building 425 N. Washington Avenue Scranton 18503
School Board Meeting
Date: 10/3/2016, 7 PM 8 PM
Location: Scranton High School 63 Munchak Way Scranton 18508
1st Quarter Interim Progress Reports

Date: 10/6/2016