News & Updates

Wilmington Lights District Christmas Tree

December 6, 2022 | Posted in Events

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

November 14, 2022 | Posted in General News

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. …


FBLA Earns National Recognition

November 8, 2022 | Posted in Awards & Recognition

Using criteria set by the state and national offices of FBLA, the Hollis and Kitty Guy Award recognizes outstanding local chapters that have actively participated in projects and programs identified with the goals of the organization. The announcement came at …


WASD to Hold Technology Sale

November 7, 2022 | Posted in Technology

We will be holding a used technology sale on devices such as Chromebooks, laptops, MacBooks, iPads, printers, monitors, and much more!  The sale is being held on Saturday, November 19th from 9:30am to 12pm in the high school cafeteria. We …


WASD Teacher to Present at Statewide Technology Conference

October 26, 2022 | Posted in Awards & Recognition

Our very own Tracy Andrews will be presenting at the PA Educational Technology Expo & Conference(PETE&C) in February.  PETE&C is the largest educational technology conference in Pennsylvania. PETE&C averages over 2,500 attendees each year representing school districts, educational entities, and …


Three Students Attend Honors Concert

October 26, 2022 | Posted in Music

Three WAHS students represented our District in the PMEA 5 Honors concert hosted at Westminster on Saturday, Oct 22. Lauren Erson, Colin Buckwalter & Maddalena DiMuccio along with Ms. Slezak spent Thursday -Saturday preparing for the outstanding concert.  We also …


2nd Grade Conducts Science Experiment

October 26, 2022 | Posted in In the Classroom

2nd grade conducted a science experiment to reinforce their understanding of the different states of matter.  We combined baking soda (solid) and vinegar (liquid) in a chemical reaction to produce carbon dioxide (gas).  The students used their observation skills throughout this …


National Junior Honor Society Inducts New Members!

October 25, 2022 | Posted in Awards & Recognition

Congratulations to the first-ever middle school NJHS inductees! Also, a huge thank you to the teacher sponsors who were there to support them.


Robotics Program Receives Grant

October 19, 2022 | Posted in In The News

U.S. Representative Mike Kelly stopped by the district to present our robotics program with a $55,000 grant. Mr. Kelly also had the opportunity to interact with students within the program. The grant was through federal Community Project Funding and used …


Students Compete at Enviroquest Competition

October 17, 2022 | Posted in Awards & Recognition

5th through 12th-grade students attended the Enviroquest Competition at Jennings Environmental Center. They competed in the areas of Identification, Processes, and Concepts. They represented Wilmington well, bringing home quite a few awards. It was a great day learning outdoors! Middle …