Spanish Honor Society Induction
Seventeen new members were inducted into the Rosalia de Castro chapter of the Spanish National Honor Society on May 10, in a ceremony attended by family, friends, and students in the high school auditorium. Spanish National Honor Society president Morgan McCrimmon, presided over the candlelight ceremony and presented each new inductee with a certificate and carnation.
Deer Lakes School District Stages Mock Accident as Prom/Graduation Season Begins
Deer Lakes School District in conjunction with the West Deer Township Police Department conducted a Mock Accident on Friday, May 10 in the Deer Lakes High School parking lot. Students in eleventh and twelfth grade were able to witness the possible tragedy of a fatal traffic accident, offering a timely reminder to drive safely with the upcoming prom and graduation season. Assisting the West Deer Township Police Department were members of West Deer Volunteer Fire Companies #288, #289, #290, West Deer E.M.S., and Allegheny General Hospital's Life Flight Helicopter.
Outstanding Young Citizen's Awards
It is my pleasure to announce that at tonight's Outstanding Young Citizen's awards dinner and ceremony, Hannah Blinn and Maggie Donaldson were two of the ten recipients of the gold medal awards and Samantha Wilczynski was the recipient of the $5,000 scholarship award.
Deer Lakes Lady Lancers Softball Team Rated No. 1 in Trib Total Media Poll
Deer Lakes (15-0) wrapped up an undefeated regular season Thursday afternoon with an 11-1 victory at Leechburg. The Lancers are the only Class AA team to receive a first-round bye. It also means Deer Lakes will be off until May 21.
Six distinguished alumni were recognized at an awards recognition dinner and ceremony on Friday, April 26, at Deer Lakes High School.
Deer Lakes Band Concert Date Change
The Deer Lakes Spring Band Concert will be held on Wednesday, May 29th at 7:00pm in the high school auditorium.
"In partnership with the community, the Deer Lakes School District will provide a dynamic, comprehensive educational program and support services necessary to meet the diverse needs of all students in a safe, caring environment, thus enabling them to reach their potential as responsible, productive citizens."
The Deer Lakes School District has been designated as a Tobacco Free Zone. The use of all tobacco products is now prohibited on all Deer Lakes School District grounds and facilities.