Salisbury Press

Monday, February 18, 2019

SALISBURY TOWNSHIP SCHOOL DISTRICT

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 by MELISSA BALTAZAR in Local News

Building principals Heather Morningstar, Salisbury High School, Ken Parliman, Salisbury Middle School, Zachary Brem, Harry S Truman Elementary School and Dr. Grace Hartman, Western Salisbury Elementary School provided assessment updates to the curriculum and technology committee Jan. 28 at SHS.

Morningstar said SHS is well above the state average in all areas; Literature Keystone Performance is 16.5 percent above state average at 79.5 percent proficiency. Special education, learning...

BRIEFLY

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

MUHLENBERG COLLEGE

Muhlenberg College recently announced its new partnership with the Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law to offer qualified Muhlenberg students direct admission to law school.

The “3+3 program,” which provides qualified Muhlenberg students with direct admission to Villanova Law, is the most recent addition to the College’s dual-degree cooperative offerings.

Muhlenberg’s new 3+3 partnership with the Villanova University Charles Widger School...

SALISBURY TOWNSHIP SCHOOL DISTRICT

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 by MELISSA BALTAZAR in Local News

The curriculum and technology committee meeting of Salisbury Township School District met at Salisbury High School Jan. 28 to discuss program updates and proposed changes to the 2019-2020 curriculum.

A presentation on the Emerging Health Professionals Program was given by three participating seniors, Elizabeth Raines, Kaitlyn Keller and Ashley Bowersox. The students detailed the rigorous requirements of the intensive dual-enrollment program for those interested in careers in medicine...

VIKING VOICES

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 by MICHAEL FLECK in Columns

A Viking Nation Ski Night will be held at Bear Creek Mountain Resort 4 p.m. Feb. 13. There is a cost; the event is sponsored by Viking Fest 2019. Family, friends and partner school students are welcome. To reserve a spot, call 866-754-2822 and mention the Allentown Central Catholic High School Fundraising Night. A flyer, which can be found on the school’s Facebook page, can also be presented that night to purchase a ticket.

The ACCHS athletics department held a medical information...

ARTS ACADEMY CHARTER MIDDLE SCHOOL

Thursday, January 31, 2019 by JIM MARSH in Local News

School officials and personnel from Western Salisbury Fire Department fully evacuated some 300 students from the Arts Academy Charter Middle School, 1610 East Emmaus Ave., to Salisbury High School Jan. 22, after a leak in a natural gas main was detected in front of the school.

Western Salisbury firefighters responding to a serious motor vehicle accident that occurred about 6:45 a.m. at Cedar Crest Boulevard, were dispatched 7:20 a.m. to investigate a strong odor of natural gas near...