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Harrisburg School District closed for a ‘pause’ after 2nd student’s death in 2 weeks: officials  PennLive

District officials felt a pause was needed for students suffering the loss of two classmates, so they cancelled classes for high school students on Thursday.

Looking for an intern this spring? Harrisburg School District wants to partner with you  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Harrisburg School District officials want to expand career and technology education options for high school students starting this January, but they need the help ...

High school graduation rates in central Pa.: York, Harrisburg struggle, but what about others?

Pennsylvania has set 92.4 percent as its 4-year graduation rate goal. Here's how area high schools are measuring up.

Harrisburg police ask for public’s help to stop gun violence following fatal shooting of teen  PennLive

As Harrisburg police continue to investigate a shooting that they say resulted in a teenager's death Wednesday, they had a separate plea that city leaders help ...

90% at Harrisburg school score poorly in state tests; teacher turnover blamed

Pennsylvania's Department of Education released report cards for school districts across the state last week and Harrisburg ranked among the bottom.

Bob D. Dallas  The Southern

HARRISBURG — Bob D. Dallas, 90, lifelong resident of the Harrisburg area and longtime legendary coach in Ridgway and Gallatin County, passed on this life ...

'It's a great day to be a Tiger' after $40 million Harrisburg school bond passes  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Harrisburg students will get a new elementary school, and an expanded high school by 2020 after voters passed a $40 million bond Tuesday.

Parents of teens involved in Harrisburg police chase, crash hope tragedy serves as wake-up call  PennLive

The families of two teenagers who were in a stolen car when it crashed into a tree in Harrisburg Sunday said they hope the tragedy will serve as a wake-up call ...

Top 100 - 2018 PIAA 6A Championship Game Preview - No. 5 St. Joseph's Prep vs. No. 96 Harrisburg  High School Football America

HERSHEY – Last year in the state finals, St. Joseph's Prep lost to Pine-Richland 42-21. In 2018, it was a different story. The Hawk's quarterback, Kyle McCord, ...

New principal named at Harrisburg high school as officials admit grading 'inconsistencies'

Superintendent Sybil Knight-Burney (at right) met with reporters Monday Aug. 13 to provide an update on a grading investigation at the main high school.

Harrisburg plans to expand high school, add new elementary with $40 million bond  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Voters have between now and next Tuesday to decide whether they want to expand the Harrisburg School District by passing a $40 million bond.

Live updates from Saturday's State College at Harrisburg high school football game

Keaton Ellis and State College are hoping to pocket a seventh-straight victory Saturday afternoon at Harrisburg. (PennLive). By Eric F. Epler | eepler@pennlive.

Harrisburg High School principal placed on leave during grading investigation

Harrisburg High School's John Harris Campus Principal Lisa Love has been placed on administrative leave during an investigation into concerns over ...

Harrisburg Community Unit School District 3 Board of Education met October 16.  SE Illinois News

Harrisburg Community Unit School District 3 Board of Education met Oct. 16. Here is the minutes provided by the board: The regular meeting of the Board of ...

Harrisburg High School 2018 graduation: photos

Harrisburg High School graduation was held June 10 at the Farm Show Complex in Harrisburg.

Harrisburg High School 2018 prom: photos

The 2018 Harrisburg High School prom was held on May 19 at the Best Western Premier in Swatara Township.

Lane County teachers awarded with creative learning grants  The Register-Guard

Several Lane County K-12 teachers have been awarded creative learning grants by SELCO Community Credit Union. Each of the grants will enable teachers ...

Airsoft gun intercepted at metal detector of Harrisburg High School's John Harris Campus  WPMT FOX 43

HARRISBURG -- Over the past 24 hours, three students within the Harrisburg School District were removed from their respective schools, the school district said ...

Highlights: Fox News host weighs in on the new high school; meet Argus Leader's Elite 45  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Happy Monday, Sioux Falls! We hope you enjoyed your Thanksgiving with family and friends, and that the turkey-coma you may have had kept you from getting ...

Will demoted principal in Harrisburg get pay cut? District officials won't say

Former principal Lisa Love was among the top paid officials in the district as principal, but now she will serve as one of three academy directors at the school.

Harrisburg students walk out of class to protest loss of full-time principal

Students at Harrisburg's Sci Tech campus walked out of classes Monday to protest a decision to move their principal to oversee both high school campuses.

Harrisburg High School year in review  Chicago Daily Herald

Number of 2018 graduates: 134. Top academic achievements WYSE individual medal winners are: Jess Martin, first place in Chemistry. Raegan Thompson ...

Master Of The Charge: Harrisburg's Ugofsky Signs With USD  Yankton Daily Press

Message to those thinking about driving down the lane in a game against Harrisburg, Jeniah Ugofsky embraces something not many basketball players do.

Harrisburg High School Celebrates Veterans  KELOLAND TV

The Veterans Day Program featured songs from the Harrisburg High School Choir as well as the band.

Harrisburg school district officials, student-organizer respond to Sci-Tech walkout  ABC27

A few days into the school year, Sci-Tech students learned that their principal, Dr. Sieta Achampong, would only spend one day a week at their school, spending ...

How a Harrisburg school won a coveted Blue Ribbon Award

The school worked for six years to position itself to win the award. It was one of 20 schools across the state to earn recognition from the U.S.Department of ...

Harrisburg High School football practice - Photo Gallery

By Sean Simmers | | Posted August 08, 2018 at 08:11 PM | Updated August 08, 2018 at 08:31 PM. Comment. PennLive ...

First Class: Harrisburg soccer player, scholarship winner eyes dentistry career  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Editor's note: This is the third in a 12-part series looking at the winners of the inaugural Argus Leader First Class Scholarship in partnership with Augustana ...

Does Harrisburg elementary school need two principals and two assistant principals?

The job title and salary for Lisa Love, the former high school principal, was revealed in the agenda for the school board meeting Monday, Sept. 17, 2018.

Student stabbed at Harrisburg High School  ABC27

A student was stabbed during a fight at Harrisburg High School John Harris Campus on Tuesday morning, police said.

Break-ins at Harrisburg High School’s concession stand under investigation  KEZI TV

An estimated $500 to $1000 worth of products has been stolen, including candy, soda, chips and other items, in the break-ins over the past four weeks.

Harrisburg Votes On School Bond  KELOLAND TV

If you live in the Harrisburg School District, you can vote absentee now at any Harrisburg school.

Harrisburg School Bond Election This Week  KELOLAND TV

HARRISBURG, S.D. - Growth in the Harrisburg community continues to explode and with that, the school district says there's a need for new spaces for students ...

Heroes at heart: Harrisburg soccer team finds higher calling  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

By honoring special needs and seriously ill youth, the Tigers and their coach find meaning beyond wins and losses. Brian Haenchen, Sioux Falls Argus Leader.

Harrisburg High School alum donates $100K to help alma mater buy updated materials  Harrisburg Daily Register

HARRISBURG -- Harrisburg Superintendent Mike Gauch said he's thrilled with improvements coming to Harrisburg High School after a former graduate donated ...

Food service provider for Harrisburg School District responds to pictures reportedly showing spoiled food  WPMT FOX 43

HARRISBURG — Southwest Foodservice Excellence (SFE), the food *service* provider for Harrisburg School District, said in a statement dated September 21 that ...

Harrisburg proposes building 'freshman academy,' field house to ease strain on high school  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Board members are also moving forward with plans to add a seventh elementary school to the fast-growing district.

Harrisburg 2018 prom: the video

Harrisburg High School held their 2018 prom Saturday night, May 19 at the Best Western in Harrisburg.

When is the first day of school 2018?

Jennifer Drey speaks to her 11th- and 12th-grade accounting class on the first day of classes at Milton Hershey School in Hershey, Pa., Aug. 14, 2017. For 2018 ...

From sports star to slain in the street: Who killed Harrisburg high school basketball phenom?

Troy Danner helped lift Harrisburg High School's 1987 team nearly to a state title. A few years later, someone shot him to death on a street corner.

Jones named counselor of the year  Homer Tribune

The Alaska School Counselor Association named Natali Jones, an itinerant counselor with the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District, the 2018 School ...

PHOTO GALLERY: Santiam Christian defeats Harrisburg 3-0  KEZI TV

Santiam Christian defeats Harrisburg in a 3A Special District 2-North matchup.

Harrisburg High School seniors win art awards, scholarships  Harrisburg Daily Register

HARRISBURG -- Several Harrisburg High School art students received awards and/or scholarships at the recent HHS Humanities Night.

Her job is improving student performance: Has Harrisburg schools superintendent succeeded?

When Sybil Knight-Burney was hired in 2011, the Harrisburg School District was in bad shape with lagging test scores. Those scores have improved, but is it ...

Harrisburg High School Class of 2018  Albany Democrat Herald

Genesis Aceves, Awbrie Ammons-Jackson, Kendra Barker, Danielle Bisby, Annabelle Black, Sydney Boese, Aubrey Born, Tyler Bosch, Andrew Brock, Haley ...

Harrisburg bond receives state match  Albany Democrat Herald

HARRISBURG — The Harrisburg School District will have at least $11.1 million to spend if voters agree to pass a bond measure May 15 to make repairs to ...

Harrisburg students walk down yellow brick road to prom  ABC27

It was a day to remember for a handful of students in Dauphin County as they celebrated the year and graduation with a magical prom day.

Harrisburg High School coach welcomed back after deployment overseas to Syria  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Brittany Rosberg was welcomed back by the harrisburg girls basketball team Wednesday.

Harrisburg to ask voters for school bond  Albany Democrat Herald

HARRISBURG — Voters in the Harrisburg School District will be asked this May to extend the district's last school bond, which goes off the books next year, ...

Healthcare mission provides free care to Southern Illinoisans  The Southern

HARRISBURG — The State of Illinois, U.S. Army Reserve and U.S. Army joined with the Delta Regional Authority and community partners to provide medical ...

SD school is getting rid of traditional classrooms; ND leaders...  Daily Globe

HARRISBURG, S.D.—Personalized or customized learning remains in its infancy levels in the Dakotas, but a school district in southeast South Dakota is taking it ...

Fake Harrisburg High School student’s ‘adoptive mom’ loses appeal of federal prison sentence  PennLive

Stephayne McClure-Potts, left, has lost her appeal of her federal prison sentence tied to the case of fake high school student Artur Samarin. ( Vicki Vellios ).

Threat of suspicious package led to lockdown of Downey School in Harrisburg  WPMT FOX 43

HARRISBURG -- Downey School was put on lockdown Friday afternoon after Harrisburg Police informed the school principal of a 911 call regarding the threat of ...

Asher Potts or Artur Samarin: the great high school imposter

Asher Potts was a clean-cut teenager with a bright future but the masquerade wouldn't last long...

Harrisburg police reopen cold case killing of former high school sports star

Harrisburg police have reopened a nearly three-decade-old homicide investigation into the shooting of a high school sports star, Police Commissioner Thomas ...

Nearly half the student population at Harrisburg High School slapped with suspension notices

School officials identified 540 students who missed 35 classes in a 9-week period as part of a new crackdown. There are about 1100 students enrolled at the ...

Photos: Harrisburg football practice

Harrisburg won't have Micah Parsons in the lineup when it begins the season Aug. 25 against Coatesville. He'll be in State College working with Penn State to ...

Harrisburg School District will resume classes Monday following threat  WPMT FOX 43

Harrisburg, Pa.-- Officials with the Harrisburg School District say all schools and the Lincoln Administration building will resume operations Monday, February 26 ...

A chilly day doesn’t stop Special Olympics events in Harrisburg  WPMT FOX 43

HARRISBURG, P.A. --- On a chilly day Thursday, John Harris High School hosted the fifteenth annual Track and Field Fun Day for the Special Olympics. While it ...

In step for the season Harrisburg band prepare for season; ask for help to replace band trailer  Harrisburg Daily Register

The Harrisburg High School Marching Band sweated through the past two weeks, preparing for what they expect will be a winning fall marching season.

After set pieces stolen, the show will go on for Harrisburg theater students  The Southern

HARRISBURG — Harrisburg High School music teacher Hannah Drake was at a holiday tournament when she received a call from Principal Scott Dewar ...

Family confirms Harrisburg teen died in Jonesboro crash  KAIT

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - The family of Kayna Brooke Gardner tell Region News the 18-year-old Harrisburg High School senior died in Sunday's crash.

Harrisburg residents deserve a school board with new ideas, better transparency | Editorial

It's a political truism that the people get the leaders they deserve. But if that's the case, the voters in the Harrisburg School District have to be asking themselves ...

Harrisburg focus groups to discuss need for new elementary, high school  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

"Do you build another high school? If you do, do you build it in Harrisburg? Do you build it in Sioux Falls?" said Board Member Mike Knudson.

Harrisburg school shooter pleads guilty; no prison time  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Mason Buhl, 18, will be committed to a mental health treatment program but face no prison time as long as he meets conditions of his probation.

Harrisburg graduate donates $100K for school needs - WSIL-TV 3 Southern Illinois  WSIL TV

HARRISBURG -- School leaders and parents are excited about new funds that will help put resources in the new science wing at Harrisburg High School.

A new superintendent for Harrisburg schools? Possible search for new top educator sparks conflict on board

An item appeared on the Harrisburg School Board's agenda to seek candidates for the job of superintendent, but the motion was removed from the agenda.

Harrisburg School District unveils 'Early College Pathway'  KSFY

It is a first of its kind program in the state of South Dakota. Next semester Harrisburg High School will have professors come to campus and teach college ...

Heroes emerge from shooting at Harrisburg High School  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Sioux Falls Police information officer Sam Clemens said Ryan Rollinger heard the gunshot and went to help.

Schools within Harrisburg School District closed Friday due to social media threats  WPMT FOX 43

HARRISBURG -- Schools within the Harrisburg School District will be closed Friday, February 23 because of a threat circulating on social media, the district ...

Harrisburg High School 2017 prom: photos

The 2017 Harrisburg High School prom was held on May 13.

HHS shows appreciation to science wing donor with demonstrations  Harrisburg Daily Register

Former Harrisburg native Paul Jones received a homecoming reception from Harrisburg High School students, administrators, staff and school board members ...

Clark man sentenced to 22 years for fatal crash

A man accused in a crash that killed a Harrisburg High School teacher will spend 22 years in prison.

Harrisburg Academy closed today over social media threat  WPMT FOX 43

DAUPHIN COUNTY, Pa.-- Harrisburg Academy is closed today due to a possible social media threat. The academy posted this message on its website: Earlier ...

Harrisburg police investigate theft of high school band trailer  The Southern

Harrisburg police are asking for the public's help in locating items stolen from Harrisburg High School. The band trailer and its contents were stolen, according to ...

Harrisburg hires soccer coach; Cobden looking for hoops coach  The Southern

Harrisburg High School has hired a new boys soccer coach and Cobden High School is looking for a boys basketball coach.

1968: The year George Chaump saved Woody Hayes' job and gave Ohio State an unexpected national title

50 years ago, George Chaump was a high school coaching phenom from Harrisburg trying to make it in big-time college football at Ohio State. It was a hell of a ...

Ex-Harrisburg standout Micah Parsons switches from inside linebacker to outside linebacker  York Dispatch

Micah Parsons — the highest-ranked Penn State recruit in more than a decade — could still be the next legendary product of "Linebacker U." But at least in the ...

South Dakota teachers prepare for school shootings with new first-aid training  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Amy Gage, the Harrisburg School District nursing supervisor, was one of the first on the scene when her former principal took a bullet to his arm in September ...

Harrisburg Academy will re-open Tuesday after social media threat is deemed ‘not credible’  WPMT FOX 43

HARRISBURG -- The Harrisburg Academy will reopen Tuesday after an investigation determined a threat posted about the school on social media is not ...

New way of K-12 learning transforming classrooms in some schools...  Daily Republic

HARRISBURG—Personalized or customized learning remains in its infancy in the Dakotas, but a school district in southeast South Dakota is taking it to a new ...

Highlights: Public schools aren't the only ones expanding; Superintendents weigh tough safety decisions  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Happy Monday, Sioux Falls! We have some heavy topics to cover this week in The Highlighter. But with the announcement of Teacher of the Year and other ...

Harrisburg High evacuated due to bomb threat

Due to a bomb threat, Harrisburg High School was evacuated this morning, district officials say.

Harrisburg to offer free college courses to high school students  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

The program is geared toward the number of students at Harrisburg who finish the necessary credits to complete high school early.

Theater offers to lend Harrisburg High its set pieces for 'Seussical' after trailer containing set is stolen  The Southern

More information has been released about the recently-stolen Harrisburg High School band trailer.

Highlights: What's in a school name? And as one bond election ends, another begins.  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Good morning and happy Monday, Sioux Falls! I'm back from vacation this week, and we have lots to catch up on. From a strong analysis by Jonathan Ellis on ...

Harrisburg School Board Gets Input From Parents On Possible New School  KDLT News

HARRISBURG, S.D. – For years, the number of people living in Harrisburg has been substantially growing; and for years, the school district has been trying to ...

Game of the Week Player Profile: Dax Bennett  KEZI TV

Harrisburg's Dax Bennett is breaking stereotypes of the persona of high school quarterbacks.

Arkansas school janitor charged with rape of child  WREG NewsChannel 3

Shan Rich, 41, was charged with rape after an investigation. Court documents indicate the offense involved a child under 14.

Motorcyclist killed by fleeing felon remembered as hard-working mechanic

Isaac Edward Green, 56, who formerly worked for the city of Harrisburg, was riding his motorcycle home from a 12-hour shift at the sewer plant when he was ...

Penn State frosh Micah Parsons' best football self in 2018: Will the linebacker provide instant impact?

Penn State linebacker Micah Parsons acknowledges the crowd before the Blue-White game at Beaver Stadium on April 21, 2018.Joe Hermitt ...

Graduates studied leadership principles of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.

Graduation for the Martin Luther King Jr. Leadership Development Institute will be held at 5 p.m. June 24 at St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church, 1201 N. 17th St., ...

Teaching 9/11 in the classroom  WSIL TV

HARRISBURG, Ill. -- A teacher in Saline County is helping high school students, who don't remember the 9/11 attacks, understand their lasting impact on the ...

Does the Harrisburg School District superintendent deserve a new contract?

School board members on Monday will discuss whether to renew the contract of Sybil Knight-Burney, who has led the district since 2011.

Harrisburg High School prom 2016: photo gallery

Harrisburg High School held its prom on May 14, 2016, at the Best Western Premier.

Harrisburg High School  The Southern

Harrisburg High School has recognized Delaney Adams, Sarah Bittle, Morgan Douglas, Kirin Schlabitz, Jessica Schwartz and Micaylen Wolf for academic ...  Newsexaminer

Students walking into Fayette Central Elementary School likely do not know the hidden history under the flagpole, surrounded by shrubs. The names of the ...

'The Young Americans' workshop coming to Harrisburg  KSFY

HARRISBURG, S.D. (KSFY) - A group called The Young Americans is coming to Harrisburg High School next month to host a unique three-day workshop with ...

23-year-old Ukrainian National arrested after posing as Harrisburg high school student

HARRISBURG, PA. – Harrisburg Police have confirmed they have arrested Artur Samarin, 23. Samarin was charged with Theft, Identity Theft, and Tampering ...

Paul Jones' path to success: Hard work, a desire to give back  Harrisburg Daily Register

The former Harrisburg man whose commitment to hard work and education led to his success in the world of industrial business is sharing his success with his ...

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