Four seeking two West Chester school board seats in Region 1

By Candice Monhollan, Daily Local News, 5/15/15 Four West Chester residents are seeking the Republican nomination for the West Chester Area School District’s two Region 1 school board seats in the Primary Election May 19. Three of those residents are also on the Democratic ticket…. read more at Daily Local News

WC board made the right call on tax hike

editorial, Daily Local News, 4/29/15 The West Chester Area School District School Board voted to approve its 2015-2016 budget that includes a tax increase of 1.9 percent. Now before anyone starts to yell or scream it should be noted that the average dollar amount increase is about the price of any couple having a nice […]

Support the bipartisan team for school board

[download flyer here: 2015 WCASD final flyer] Kate Shaw, Sue Tiernan, Samantha Bloom, Matthew Morley, and Gary J Bevilacqua for WCASD School Board: Advancing Our Students, Our District, and Our Community Dear Neighbor, School board directors play an important role in a child’s education. They determine how they are educated and how our tax dollars […]

School Board Unanimously Approves Resolution Supporting House Bill 168

WCASD On March 23, the West Chester Area School District (WCASD) Board of School Directors unanimously approved a resolution supporting House Bill 168, which would eliminate the Keystone Exams as a graduation requirement and halt the development of additional state tests. By approving the resolution, the WCASD School Board joins others from across the state, […]

WCASD voting regions

West Chester and most of West Goshen comprise region 1. Download the School Board’s 7/28/14 resolution, map and population data here: WCASD voting districts & map. For more info see WCASD.

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 […]

Kick Politics Out of Education

Hi Friends – I am writing to ask you to vote this coming Tuesday Nov 5th for Chester, Kaliner, McCune and Swalm for WCASD school board. The incumbent slate (appearing as Republicans on the ballot) is funded by an organization led by Colin Hanna, an ex Chester County Commissioner who has been called “The New […]