Author Archives: Pat

Homecoming

On Friday, Homecoming will kick off with a pep rally for students at the stadium at 1:30 p.m. Later that evening the Hounds will host Farrell in the Homecoming game with the Homecoming ceremony taking place at halftime. The game …


Literacy Under the Lights

Come join us on Tuesday, October 3 for Literacy Under the Lights! We had an awesome turnout last year and hope to see even more families this year. The event runs from 6:30 to 8 p.m. and is free. You …


Grades 5-12 Picture Day

Students in grades 5-12 will have their pictures taken on Monday, September 25th. All students should plan on having their picture taken that day.


Welcome to ParentSquare

WELCOME TO PARENTSQUARE The Wilmington Area School District has chosen a new platform for communication called ParentSquare. ParentSquare is a unified communications platform that is designed to keep parents and guardians informed and encourage greater engagement and connection with the …


Maya and Aliyah Jeckavitch Win Carson Scholar Award

Maya and Aliyah Jeckavitch were recognized as recipients of the prestigious Carson Scholar Award at the 2023 Carson Scholar Banquet at Acrisure Stadium in Pittsburgh on Sunday, April 23rd.  Maya is a 6th-year recipient and Aliyah is a 4th-year recipient of this …


Lia Krarup Named All-State

Lia Krarup was named 3rd Team All-State by the PA Sports Writers. This is a tremendous honor, especially as a sophomore. Congratulations, Lia, very well deserved!


Sabrina Signs with Westminster

Congratulations to Sabrina Devite for signing her National Letter of Intent to continue her academic and athletic career at Westminster College! Sabrina will be playing soccer for the Titans!


Elementary Holds Spring Spectacular

Wilmington Area Elementary School held the 2nd annual Spring Spectacular for Kindergarten and First Grade students on Tuesday, April 4. Before a fun and festive egg hunt on the football field, our youngest greyhounds paraded around the track in their …


Spring Musical Information

SPRING MUSICAL INFORMATION They’re creepy and they’re kooky! And at WAHS! The Addams Family musical Thursday 16th @ 7pm Friday 17th @ 7pm Saturday 18th @ 2 pm and 7 pm Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students …


Board Vacancy

The Wilmington Area School District is accepting Letters of Interest to fill in a vacancy on the Board of  Directors. The vacant term will expire in December 2023. Applicants must be a registered voter and resident of Wilmington Area School …


Kindergarten Registration Information

Wilmington Area School District would like to announce Kindergarten Registration for the fall of 2023. If you have a child who will be 5 years old on or by August 15, 2023, check out our Transition to Kindergarten information! Online …


High School Announces January Students of the Month

Congratulations to Samantha Gioan and Thomas Hetzer for being recognized for their greatness in the classroom and being awarded January’s Students of the Month. Samantha was nominated by Ms. Kenny because of how pleasant she always is and her willingness …


Kara Signs with Thiel College

Congratulations to Kara Haines for signing her National Letter of Intent to continue her academic and athletic career at Thiel College! Kara will be playing volleyball for the Tomcats!


Emma Signs with IUP

Congratulations to Emma Mason for signing her National Letter of Intent to continue her academic and athletic career at Indiana University of Pennsylvania! Emma will be participating in both Cross Country and Track & Field while at IUP.


WASD Online Apparel Store

WASD APPAREL STORE IS NOW LIVE Head’s up! Your new 24/7 Wilmington Sideline Store is officially up and running. To celebrate, we’re offering fans an epic, month-long promotion–25% OFF sitewide when you use code SPIRIT. Stop reading and start shopping …


Our Students Helping Our People, “Our SHOP”

Our SHOP, Our School Helping Our People, continues to meet and serve many student requests.  If you are a part of a business, organization, or church, or are an individual who may be interested in making a donation to Our …


Westminster Professors Host Chemistry Students

The Westminster College Chemistry Department hosted Wilmington’s chemistry classes for a fun day of experiments and a tour of their new laboratory facility. It was a great experience for the students to perform college-related experiments, work with materials not accessible …


Chemistry Students visit Pitt for Lab

On December 15th, Mrs. Sarver’s CHS(College in High School) Chemistry classes traveled to the University of Pittsburgh for part of their lab requirements for the program. The students completed two 3-hour lab experiments while they were there. It is a …


Wilmington Lights District Christmas Tree

What a night! Festivities kicked off with a performance from our Greyhound Marching Band. JP Davidson had the honor of lighting the Christmas tree in front of the High School. Members of the administrative team and faculty then rode in …


WASD Celebrates Veterans Day

Students were treated to an assembly today to celebrate Veterans Day. Our band opened the assembly with the playing of “Washington Post March” and “A Patriotic Salute.” Mr. Donald Hepler was honored for his brave service during World War II. …