On January 1, 2010, the Parkland School District will begin a new agreement with PPL EnergyPlus to supply its electricity for the next year. The agreement will save Parkland School District approximately $600,000 in energy costs during the 12 month period beginning on January 1, 2010. The school board approved an agreement with PPL EnergyPlus at a price tag far lower than it … [Read more...] about Parkland Reaps $600,000 in Savings
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The students at Cetronia Elementary School held a schoolwide art show during parent-teacher conference week in November. Parents and visitors to the building during that time got to view art from every grade along with descriptions of the art lessons and artwork that adorned the walls. Art teachers Susan Hardy and Kaye Coval organized the beautiful displays. … [Read more...] about Cetronia Art Show
On this beautiful fall day, Ironton 4th and 5th graders ran a timed cross country run in an effort to record an improvement in their fitness levels after training for the Turkey Trot in Physical Education class this past month. Friends and family members cheered on their little athletes and some parents even ran with their kids. First Place 4th grade boy and girl were Drew … [Read more...] about Ironton Turkey Trot
This creative costume of a "Claw" vending machine game was made by Leah Toomey and her mom! Leah is a student at Kratzer Elementary. Our community enjoyed seeing many creative costumes as all elementary students paraded around their buildings on the Friday before Halloween during a favorite Parkland tradition. We wish everyone a safe and happy Halloween! … [Read more...] about Happy Halloween!
Parkland is the only Pennsylvania District to have two award-winners on School Board The Pennsylvania School Boards Association (PSBA) awarded Robert Bold, Parkland School Board Director and current Board President, with Master School Board Member accreditation during the public board meeting on October 27, 2009. This recognition is both for school boards and individual … [Read more...] about School Board Member Robert Bold Receives PSBA Award