District News

  • Board Approves Interim Superintendent

    The Board of Directors approved Assistant Superintendent for Secondary Education Curtis Johnson to serve as interim superintendent while the district searches for a successor to outgoing superintendent Bob O’Donnell.

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  • New Spring Creek Elementary Principal

    The SCASD Board of Directors approved Interim Park Forest Middle School Assistant Principal Paul Brigman to be the new Spring Creek Elementary School principal.

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  • Technology Student Association State Conference

    The 2022 PA Technology Student Association State Conference recently yielded success for the Park Forest Middle School and State High TSA chapters. Park Forest claimed eight first places while State High won six categories and had three students become state officers.

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  • Dream-Learn-Pitch Entrepreneurship Competition

    State High students recently took the top two spots in the annual Dream Learn Sales Pitch competition. Dream-Learn-Pitch is administered by the nonprofit Brighter Financial Services, which seeks “to provide K-12 students with economic, personal finance and entrepreneurship skills.”

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  • Identification and Resolution of Issues Together

    State High students participated in the school’s first day-long Student Problem Identification & Resolution of Issues Together (School-SPIRIT) program, a long-standing initiative of the U.S. Department of Justice Community Relations Service.

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  • Best Communities for Music Education

    For the 18th time since 2000 and the ninth consecutive year, the State College Area School District has received one of the Best Communities for Music Education in America designation from the National Association of Music Merchants.

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  • National Merit Scholarship Finalists

    Nineteen State College Area High School students recently were named 2022 National Merit Scholarship Finalists. The program, an academic competition that began in 1955, annually evaluates approximately 1.5 million high school students.

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