Points of Pride
- High School:
- Three State High seniors achieved ultra-rare perfect standardized test scores.
- State High health education teacher was named the SHAPE America National Health Education Teacher of the Year Award.
- Senior was named to the girls' basketball Pennsylvania Sports Writers All-State first team for the second straight year.
- High School senior was named to U.S. Physics Team.
- State High received a Top Global Learning School Award from AFS-USA for promoting global citizenship through intercultural learning in and out of the classroom
- National Merit Scholarships were awarded to three seniors.
- Middle and Elementary schools:
- Park Forest Elementary was one of 47 schools nationwide chosen as a US. Department of Education 2016 Green Ribbon Schools “for their innovative efforts to reduce environmental impact and utility costs, improve health and wellness, and ensure sustainability practices.”
- Radio Park Elementary School fifth-grade teacher was named the 2015 Gilder Lehrman Pennsylvania History Teacher of the Year for Pennsylvania.
- Mount Nittany Middle and Park Forest Middle school students rallied at Park Forest Middle School and raised $60,115.72 for the Four Diamonds Fund to support pediatric cancer patients. Over the past eight years they've raised $326,000!
- Park Forest Middle School eighth grader earned a spot on the MathCounts state team to nationals.
- The Park Forest Middle School Integrative STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) team are the 2016 recipients of the national Gerhard Salinger Award For Enhancing STEM Education Through Technological/Engineering Design-Based Instruction.
- State High Girls' Rugby team won the state championship.
- Swim teams, basketball teams, tennis, track and field teams won district titles.
- Track and Field Teams won state titles.
Last Modified on June 28, 2018