Students in Mrs. Julie Taylor’s, Mrs. Maureen Hedglin’s, Mrs. Katie Mangieri's and Mrs. Autumn Weleski's classes recently had the opportunity to experience Camp Guyasuta in O’Hara Township as part of the Boy Scouts’ COPE program.
Posted Friday, May 3, 2019
The Deer Lakes School District Wellness Committee is excited to announce the 2019 Laps for Learning event on April 27. All proceeds benefit #WellnessForGood initiatives at Deer Lakes.
Posted Tuesday, April 2, 2019
The Deer Lakes High School Drama Department is presenting "Mamma Mia!," April 12-14. Admission to the hit show, which features the music of ABBA, is $10. Tickets can be purchased at the gate.
Posted Tuesday, March 26, 2019
In March, on behalf of the Deer Lakes Wellness Committee and Action For Healthy Kids (AFHK), Becky Rinker issued plaques to each of Deer Lakes School District’s four schools honoring them for their commitment to student wellness initiatives. Rinker, who in 2017 was named one of just 12 National Healthy School Heroes by the Action for Healthy Kids, used the money she received from that award to pay for the plaques.
Posted Monday, March 25, 2019
Earlier this week, school staff were informed that a 16 year-old student at Deer Lakes High School had died suddenly. Our thoughts and support go out to her family and friends at this difficult time.
Posted Monday, March 18, 2019
The team of Tira Waksmonski, Benny Manchini, Nick Braun, Bryce Robson, Michael Butler, Jessica Sullivan and Madison Friess recently won their case as the plaintiffs in a mock trial competition at La Roche College.
Posted Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Throughout March, Penn State, New Kensington, gallery spotlights the creativity and talents of students from consortium member schools Deer Lakes, Highlands, Kiski, St. Joseph and Valley through its annual “Arts Alive!” high school art consortium showcase.
Posted Tuesday, March 5, 2019
The national anti-hunger campaign No Kid Hungry announced this week their 2019 Pennsylvania School Breakfast Heroes. This year’s inductees include educators, administrators, and food service staff from school districts across the commonwealth who were nominated by members of their local community for going above and beyond to make school breakfast possible for all students. Among this year’s School Breakfast Heroes is Curtisville Primary Center principal, Mrs. Jennifer Cavalancia.
Posted Monday, March 4, 2019
It's never too early to get a bead on next school year. To help you do that, Deer Lakes has released its 2019-2020 school calendar overview. Classes for the 2019-2020 school year will begin on Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019 and next school year is scheduled to end on Thursday, June 4, 2020.
Posted Friday, March 1, 2019
Unusually high winds throughout the region over the past few days have caused some hazardous conditions and road closures. That, in turn, has forced Deer Lakes School District to call for a two hour delay today, Monday, Feb. 25, 2019 while crews work to address those issues.
Posted Monday, February 25, 2019