(Metro) — It is common for children to backslide during summer vacations as they get further away from their daily school year routines. The rigors of schoolwork may come as a shock as children return to school and must reacquaint themselves with studying and doing their homework. But there …
(Metro) — As children head back to school, they and their parents have lots to do to be ready for the first days of school. Clothing and supplies may be top priorities, but families also should focus on safety as the first day of school draws close.
The Westmoreland Historical Society will host a student photography workshop, presented by the Westmoreland Photographers Society, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 24, and from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 25, at Historic Hanna’s Town, 809 Forbes Trail Road, Hempfield Township.
(Metro) — Many children are introduced to music instruction at school. After being introduced to band, chorus and various instruments, students may be eager to explore music.
As students across Pennsylvania prepare to head to college campuses this fall, Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf’s administration is reminding all students, parents and guardians that most schools require students receive the meningococcal vaccine before they can attend classes.
Westmoreland County Community College (WCCC) will hold Xpress Enrollment Days from 4-7 p.m. on July 31 and from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. August 3 and 10 at its Youngwood campus and centers in Latrobe, Mount Pleasant, New Kensington, Murrysville, Uniontown and Indiana.
The National Honor Society (NHS) recently announced that Morgan Glista, a 2019 graduate of Ligonier Valley High School (LVHS) and a member of the NHS, was selected as an NHS Scholarship semifinalist.
Isaac Bigi and Dominick Robinson accept the American Mathematics Award from Greater Latrobe Senior High School mathematics teacher Rachel Faust at a recent recognition breakfast held at the Greater Latrobe Center for Student Creativity.