More than 100 schools and districts have announced two hour delays this morning due to icy conditions. They range from Venango and Mercer Counties in the north down into Allegheny County where Deer Lakes, Pine-Richland and Hampton have all delayed.
Posted Wednesday, January 16, 2019
Pa. Attorney General Josh Shapiro has launched the Safe2Say Something tip line throughout the state. The youth violence prevention program teaches people how to recognize signs of when young people may be threats to themselves or others. We will be training our students and staff in the coming months and distributing information as it becomes available through the AG’s office.
With the new calendar year well underway, it is time to start planning for all that 2019 may have in store. If your child is turning five years-old this year, and his or her birthday is no later than Sept. 1, 2019, it is time to begin planning for Kindergarten.
Posted Tuesday, January 8, 2019
With the help of State Farm®, the #1 auto and home insurer in the country, members of the Deer Lakes High School Student Council recently hosted its annual Senior Citizens Holiday Luncheon.
Posted Friday, December 14, 2018
The Deer Lakes School Board re-elected William A. Lupone, Jr. and Louis W. Buck as its president and vice president respectively at its annual reorganization meeting for 2019. They each held those posts last year as well.
Posted Thursday, December 6, 2018
Pennsylvania’s new school evaluation tool, the Future Ready PA Index, demonstrates that Deer Lakes School District students are acquiring the vital skills and essential knowledge needed for success in their future endeavors. The Future Ready PA Index measures college and career readiness, such as industry-based learning and access to rigorous courses of study, student academic improvement, and growth on a variety of indicators – reducing the reliance on standardized test scores as the sole measurement of a school’s success.
Posted Tuesday, December 4, 2018
The Deer Lakes High School chapter of the National Honor Society inducted 49 new members Nov. 28, including 13 seniors and 36 juniors.
Posted Friday, November 30, 2018
The Deer Lakes High School Student Council will host their annual Senior Citizens Holiday Luncheon, Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018. Entertainment will begin at 12:30 p.m., with the luncheon scheduled to begin at 1:30 p.m. Admission to the event is free, but reservations are required by calling Mrs. Mary DeLuca at 724-265-5300 Ext. 2227 before the close of business, Friday, Dec. 7.
Posted Tuesday, November 27, 2018
Emily Balser of the Valley News Dispatch has written a wonderful piece on some Deer Lakes students' involvement with the Trailblazers program, run by the Boy Scouts of America, Laurel Highlands Council at the beautiful and hidden Camp Guyasuta in O'Hara Township.
Deer Lakes was just notified by Allegheny County's Department of Emergency Services that Curtisville Primary Center and some area homes near the school will experience a power interruption from 1-4 p.m. while crews work to upgrade the Culmerville Circuit. Curtisville's phone lines may also be temporarily disabled during the upgrades. Should you have an emergency situation and are unable to reach the primary center, please call the district's administrative offices, 724-265-5300 Ext. 1212.
Posted Tuesday, November 20, 2018