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Six named as Middletown’s Outstanding Elementary Students


tinystudentsofyear4 2 14Submitted photo - Middletown Area School District’s Outstanding Elementary Students of the Year are, from left, Madalynn Brittelli, Dylon Zettlemoyer, Melanie Wagner, Nathaniel Cooper, Nada Essadik and Nate McGlone.Six fifth-graders in the Middletown Area School District have been chosen as the district’s Outstanding Elementary Students of the Year by their teachers.


Madalynn Brittelli and Dylon Zettlemoyer received the honor at Fink Elementary School; Melanie Wagner and Nathaniel Cooper were honored at Kunkel Elementary School; and Nada Essadik and Nate McGlone were honored at Reid Elementary School.


The students were chosen based on academic excellence and exemplary character.


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Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 April 2014 20:30

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LDMS announces Honor Roll


Lower Dauphin Middle School Principal Dan Berra has announced the Distinguished Honor Roll and Honor Roll for the second marking period.


The students who earned honors and their class year are:


Distinguished Honor Roll

Grade 6 – Kayla Ajala, Arden Baker, Benjamin Baker, Sophia Balshy, Samantha Bonawitz, Lillian Carney, Kellie Chandler, Elijah Durantine, Zachary Felter, Samantha Fisher, Christian Gingrich, Anastasia Hahnlen, Brandelynn Heinbaugh, Bryce Hickey, Madelyn Hoke, Ryan Hsing-Smith, Alexander Iantosca, Isabelle Johnson, Kyle Jorich, Mitchell Kleman, Ryan Klingensmith, Zachary Landis, Christopher Leslie, Jack Levi, Daniel Little, Emily Martz, Emma McQuinn, Olivia Meyers, Madison Miduri, Morgan Mosco, Emma O’Neill, Tanav Patel, Sienna Pegram, Annalisa Petrascu, Eva Pumo, Madison Riley, Devin Roth, Claudia Rutledge, Ryan Sanson, Tori Schrader, Elizabeth Sharp, Nidhi Singh, Katelyn Sparks, Trevor Spurlock, Micaiah Stiffler, Eva Stoessel, Clayton Ulrey, Michael VanGavree, Jason Woolf and Rebecca Yeager.


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Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 April 2014 20:27

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Two Lower Dauphin students chosen for Jazz Festival


tinyjazzduopic4 2 14Submitted photo - Pianist Jeff Groh and soprano Kelsey Kindall.Two Lower Dauphin High School students were selected to perform in the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association District 7 Jazz Band Festival on Friday, April 11 and Saturday, April 12.


Senior pianist Jeff Groh was chosen for the prestigious festival, which will be held at Central York High School. He was joined by senior Kelsey Kindall, soprano, in the vocal jazz ensemble. They were selected based upon their auditions earlier this spring.


The guest conductors at the festival will be Patrick Dorian, Sheryl Monkelien and Christopher Vadala. 


Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 April 2014 20:18

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Steel-High’s Fillmore signs with California (Pa.)

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Steelton-Highspire football player Mitchell Fillmore signed a letter of intent to play football at California University of Pennsylvania next fall during a ceremony on Monday, March 17 at the Steelton-Highspire High School library.

Fillmore, son of Nadine and Tony Fillmore, will play outside linebacker and serve as California’s long snapper.

He played center on offense and defensive end for Steelton-Highspire, and handled the Rollers’ long snaps. He was highly rated by after a football camp last summer in Bradenton, Fla.

His father is a longtime assistant football coach at Steel-High.

California plays in Division II’s Pennsylvania State Athletics Conference. The university haS fielded a football team since 1895.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 March 2014 20:00

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Students of the Month: Elizabethtown Area High School- March 2014


Elizabethtown Area High School seniors Alexis Ruhl and Craig Miller were named the Elizabethtown Rotary Club’s students of month for March.
They were honored for their high academic achievement and extensive involvement in school and community service activities.

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 March 2014 19:50

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