The Deer Lakes Board of School Directors welcomed three new members at their annual reorganization meeting. The new board members are Eric J. Bienick, Kristi Minnick and Vic Laurenza Jr. The school board also elected William Lupone Jr. as its new president and Louis W. Buck as vice president at the meeting. They replace Clara Salvi and Lisa Merlo as president and vice president respectively.
Posted Wednesday, December 6, 2017
As part of its Career Spotlight series, Deer Lakes Middle School will welcome actor Patrick Fabian and his wife Mandy, a screenwriter and voice over actress, Monday at 1 p.m., in the Deer Lakes Middle School Innovation Center. The series is part of the school district’s comprehensive K-12 Guidance Plan, which focuses on career readiness.
Posted Friday, December 1, 2017
In November, Deer Lakes School Board members, Mr. James McCaskey, Mrs. Lisa Merlo, and Ms. Clara Salvi, were each recognized for their collective 25 plus years of service at the regularly scheduled school board voting meeting. The trio, each of whom is retiring from the board in December, were presented certificates adding them to the PSBA “Honor Roll of School Board Service.”
Posted Wednesday, November 22, 2017
At its annual symposium, Let’s Move Pittsburgh formally recognized Curtisville Primary Center and East Union Intermediate Center as two of its Champion Schools Award Winners.
Posted Friday, November 17, 2017
Sixth graders at Deer Lakes Middle School were recently able to pay a visit to legendary Mount Fuji without ever stepping foot outside their school. The students marveled at their ability to see the actual base of Mount Fuji and later its summit through the virtual reality program which allowed them to experience the iconic Japanese landmark through the amazing Google Expeditions VR Program – the tech giant’s virtual reality device program. Deer Lakes Middle School is piloting the program this year.
The Deer Lakes School District is seeking nominations for its Distinguished Alumni Award. The purpose of this award is to honor graduates of Deer Lakes, East Deer/Frazer, and West Deer high schools who have made a valuable contribution to society either in his/her personal or professional life. Eligible nominees must have graduated at least a decade ago and they are required to be graduates of Deer Lakes School District or the former East Deer/Frazer or West Deer school districts.
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Posted Thursday, October 26, 2017
Posted Thursday, October 19, 2017
The Deer Lakes senior seminar class has been working on a large mural representing the entire high school population.
Deer Lakes Middle School students recently participated in the 2017 Maker Faire Pittsburgh at the Pittsburgh Children’s Museum and Buhl Park in the North Side.
Posted Tuesday, October 17, 2017