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New Castle takes 15 firsts in science contest
New Castle school district students outshine many other schools in Pennsylvania when it comes to science knowledge. They proved that last week by sweeping 15 first-place awards at the Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science competition at Penn State University.
DeBlasio named New Castle's assistant to superintendent
The Lockley Early Learning Center principal is advancing in rank in the New Castle school district. At a special meeting Tuesday, the board promoted Debra DeBlasio, 55, to the position of assistant to the superintendent for curriculum and instruction for grades pre-kindergarten through six.
- Class reunions set for Mohawk, Wilmington and New Castle
Lisa Madras: Thankful that Voice of soldiers is what makes America beautiful
In last week's blog, I asked the question, "What makes someone a hero?" In hindsight, I realized I probably should have saved that question for this week.
City schools abolish The Academy
The New Castle school district is abolishing The Academy. The board voted Monday to eliminate the program that offers junior and senior high school classes to students who have behavioral problems and who have violated school policies while in their regular classes.
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New Castle Schools: Morell named junior high principal
Carol Morell is moving up in ranks in the New Castle Area School District. The board approved Morell as the new junior high school principal Monday, effective July 1. She is moving up from the assistant principal position.
Photos, Story: SRU, Ne-Ca-Hi athletes assemble new beds at nursing home
Twenty-four athletes faced a different sort of challenge Monday. They assembled 204 electric hydraulic lift beds beds, then rolled them into residents’ rooms at Golden Hill Nursing Home on Friendship Street.
New Castle teacher bidding to start
All elementary teachers in the New Castle district will have to bid on their jobs for next school year. Superintendent John J. Sarandrea told the board at its work session Monday that the jobs will be posted and bidding will take place at 4 p.m. Friday in the cafeteria of the Harry W. Lockley Early Learning Center.
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