Schools oppose state ballot question

Letter in Daily Local News, 10/22/17, from WCASD superintendent Jim Scanlon As a supporter of our public schools and the belief that every American child deserves the right to a quality public education, I’m writing to ask for your action at the polls regarding a legislative proposal that could seriously impact the quality of our […]

Pre-K, schools concerned over state budget impasse

By Candice Monhollan, Daily Local News, 8/29/15 UPPER PROVIDENCE >> Almost two months into the state budget impasse, with no end currently in sight, schools and Pre-K classrooms are getting ready to welcome students to the 2015-16 year. Unfortunately, that welcome comes with a strained smile as the impasse threatens many programs and puts a […]

New 3-Region Voting Plan Passed by WC Area School Board

Despite some conservative opposition, a new 3-region voting plan passed tonight by the West Chester Area School Board (WCASB). With one director absent, the final vote is 6-2 in favor of the map below. The Borough of West Chester (purple) is in the new Region 1, along with most of West Goshen. If approved by […]