Members of Deer Lakes School District’s leadership team recently joined administrators from throughout the region in a School Threat Assessment Training at South Fayette Township High School.
Posted Friday, September 7, 2018
Curtisville PC has temporarily lost power. The school’s phone system is also down. Classroom temps remain close to their regular temp and students and staff have gone about their business just as they would on a typical school day. In an emergency, call 724-265-5300 Ext.1212.
Posted Thursday, September 6, 2018
Deer Lakes High School will host an Open House this Thursday at 6 p.m.
Posted Tuesday, September 4, 2018
Deer Lakes School District invites all members of the communities of East Deer, Frazer and West Deer townships to join us in celebrating the 2018 Homecoming festivities, including the annual homecoming parade, football game and coronation, all of which will take place on Friday, Sept. 28, 2018. This year’s Homecoming theme is “Candyland.” This year’s homecoming dance will be held on Saturday, Sept. 29 at 7 p.m. in the high school gymnasium. Tickets to the dance are $15 if purchased by Sept. 20. Tickets will not be sold at the dance.
Posted Friday, August 31, 2018
The first victim of the infamous and tragic 1999 Columbine school shooting, Rachel Scott, left the world with a legacy of kindness. A Rachel’s Challenge staff member will share Rachel’s remarkable story, as well as her chain reaction theory of kindness and compassion, with the entire community on Wednesday, Sept.12 at 7 p.m. in the Deer Lakes High School auditorium. Additionally, all four district schools will be holding multiple assemblies the week of Sept. 10-14, including the formation of the Friends of Rachel leadership groups at the middle and high schools.
Posted Wednesday, August 29, 2018
Send us your favorite photos from the first few days of school and we may feature them on our website and in our social media. Be sure to use the hashtag #DLDay 1.
Posted Wednesday, August 22, 2018
Come and join us to see some of the top student-musicians in the area as they compete at the 2018 Alle-Kiski Valley Marching Band Festival, 7 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 19 at Lancer Stadium in West Deer. Tickets are $5 each and can be purchased at the gate.
Posted Tuesday, August 21, 2018
The Deer Lakes School District recently received a check from the National Football League (NFL) and the American Dairy Association North East in the amount of $3,994 thanks to the Fuel Up to Play 60 program, an in-school nutrition and physical activity program launched by the American Dairy Association, the NFL, and the USDA to support young people in leading healthier lives.
Posted Tuesday, August 7, 2018
Samantha Abate, an eighth grade special education teacher at Avonworth Middle School, has been named assistant principal at Deer Lakes Middle School.
Posted Tuesday, July 31, 2018
Tim Burk has been named the next varsity head football coach for Deer Lakes High School. A West Deer native, Burk is a 1997 Deer Lakes alumnus and played at the school under Coach Anthony Taliani. He and his wife Nikki (DL, ’99) have two children currently attending Deer Lakes schools, Derek (Grade 7) and Bella (Grade 4). Additionally, Burk’s father, John taught mathematics in the district for decades; and his father-in-law, Larry Rommes coached the Lancer football program from 2000–2002.