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Wilmington Area School District News
WAMS/WAHS Open House

Open House will be held on Thursday, September 8th from 5:00-6:30 for the middle school and high school.
 
Transportation Information
Information regarding your child's bus numbers and approximate time of pick-up and drop off have been mailed. You should receive the letters on Tuesday, August 23rd.  
District Welcomes New Superintendent
The School Board hired Dr. Jeffrey Matty as the District's Superintendent at the meeting on July 18th.  Dr. Matty most recently served as Assistant to the Superintendent in the Ringgold School District. 
Physical Forms Now Available
Click here to download the 2016-17 physical form for athletic participation.  Completed forms must be returned by August 8th.   
Substitute Teachers Needed
Are you interested in pursuing a rewarding career as a substitute teacher at Wilmington Area School District?  If so, we would love to have you on our team.  To apply, you will need a Bachelor's Degree or a PA Teacher's Certificate.  Please contact Kelly Educational Staffing today for more information at (724) 658-3583 ext. 7107. 
2016-2017 School Calendar
The first day of school for the 2016-2017 school year will be August 24, 2016.  Click here to access the 2016-2017 school calendar.  The website will be updated with other important dates, such as new student orientation, Kindergarten orientation, etc. once those dates are set. 
WASD State Legislators and Advocacy Opportunities

Please find contact information for WASD's state representatives and senators. Additional information may be posted here in an effort to provide parents and community members information regarding public education advocacy opportunities.  Stay tuned for more information.   WASD State Legislators contact information

 
Changes in Volunteer Requirements
Act 153 amended the Child Protective Services Act.  The following requirements are now in effect not only for the Wilmington Area School District, but the entire state. 
Wilmington addresses PA Core Standards
On April 14, Dr. Miller provided information to the Board of School Directors and community information regarding Wilmington's approach to the PA Core Standards.  Click on the following link to view the presentation.
PA Core Presentation  
 
Board of School Directors Update
The Wilmington Area Board of School Directors has been discussing strategies to become more effective and efficient in their governance role in the District.  
Enrollment Information
Enrollment information is now available on the website.  Click on the Information tab to complete enrollment forms.  Contact Mrs. Carolyn Huff at (724) 656-8866 ext. 6000... 
Transportation
Eppinger Busing (724-530-7176) transports students in Washington Twp., Plain Grove Twp., Volant Borough and the eastern portion of Wilmington Twp. - Lawrence county. Watson's Inc. (724-946-8555) transports students in Pulaski Twp., Wilmington Twp. - Lawrence and...  
Westminster College Dual Enrollment Program
Westminster College offers the opportunity for high school students to pursue courses of study at Westminster College while still enrolled in high school. Students must have a 3.00 cumulative high school average to enroll, and they must maintain a 2.70 Westminster College average. College courses may be taken for academic enrichment and not as substitution for high school courses. Courses must be approved... 
The Dallas Hartman Dual Enrollment Educational Scholarship
Attorney Dallas Hartman developed and funded this program after experiencing firsthand the enrichment that education brings to ones life. This dual enrollment scholarship program is the first of its kind in Mercer and Lawrence Counties. To be considered for a scholarship, applicants must have the equivalent of a 3.00 GPA and must (1) be referred by a local high... 
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