School News

Keeping Quince Orchard Safe

Photo | Jack Toomey
Officer Joe Lowery talks to a student at Quince Orchard High School about the upcoming SAT test.

By Jack Toomey Trying to interview the school resource officer (SRO) assigned to Quince Orchard is like trying to talk to a commuter at rush hour in Grand Central Station. A student wants to briefly advise him about a conflict…

Assignment Education

Mr. & Mrs. QO

Superintendent to Provide School Safety Report At its Feb. 26 meeting, the Board of Education asked the superintendent of schools to continue to urgently review the school district’s safety and security preparedness. Superintendent Jack Smith will provide a comprehensive report…

Last Hurrah for Tyler Terry

Photo | Mac Kennedy 
Teammates and friends joined with coaches and family at the Cougar Dome on Feb. 20 to honor Tyler Terry one last time.

Sometimes Nature seems to get it wrong and things happen before their time. Like fans clad in school colors gathering in a football stadium on an unseasonably warm night in February. Or a flock of Canadian geese flying in V-formation…

Assignment Education

LPMS PTSA 12th Annual Basketball Night Planned Mark your calendars for March 9. This is when Lakelands Park Middle School (LPMS) student-formed teams take to the courts to raise money for LPMS and the Dolores C. Swoyer Scholarship Fund. Registration…

Extra! Extra! RCES Students Work Overtime

Photo | Pam Schipper
The RCES newsroom crew pulling their weekly late afternoon shift.

This September, a large group of dedicated Rachel Carson Elementary School (RCES) students and their advisors, Mrs. Lauren Devito and Mrs. Christine Wilson, began work to launch their new school paper. The afterschool endeavor proved so popular that by the…