by Jason Laday, West Chester Patch, 8/19/15 In Newsweek’s latest list of its top 500 public high schools across the nation for 2015, West Chester is represented twice. West Chester East High School was ranked 420th, while West Chester Bayard Rustin High School came in at No. 455. Newsweek released its annual list on Wednesday, […]
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
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 […]
[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 […]
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, […]
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.
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 […]