News & Updates

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 …

Open House

October 3, 2022 | Posted in General News

Wilmington Area is excited to open our doors to parents this week and next for open house!  Please note the following dates for each grade level: Grades K, 2 and 4: October 4 from 5:30-7pm Grades 1 and 3: October …

Welcome Back To School! Sept 6, 2022

August 20, 2022 | Posted in Back to School

First Day of School is Tuesday, September 6, 2022 For calendars, schedules, supply lists and more information please visit our Back to School resource page for parents and students! Back to School Resource Page

New Head Volleyball Coach

August 19, 2022 | Posted in Athletics, General News

Wilmington Area School District is happy to announce the hiring of LaShana Barnett as our head volleyball coach. She comes to Wilmington with a great deal of volleyball experience including playing in high school and college, coaching, and officiating.  If any girls in grades 9-12 are …

Securly Home – Parental Control & Reporting

June 1, 2022 | Posted in Communications, Technology

Parents & Guardians, The Wilmington Area School District is excited to announce a new tool to give YOU control and reporting over your student’s Chromebook at home! “Digital Parenting, Simplified” – that is the phrase that our web filtering company …

Wilmington Area School District Accepted as Google Reference School!

August 2, 2021 | Posted in Google

Wilmington Area School District is proud to announce its acceptance into the exclusive Google Reference program! Google for Education Reference Districts are districts that demonstrate excellence and thought leadership through the innovative use of technology, including G Suite for Education …

Bocce team qualifies for Hershey

February 28, 2020 | Posted in Athletics, Awards & Recognition

The Wilmington Area HS Bocce team beat Seneca Valley 7-6 to advance to the state championship in Hershey on March 18,19. Members of the bocce team are Karen Bunnell, Caitlyn Hickman, Elise Hilton, Alex Huff, Jagger Johnston, and Kat Karson. …

SWAT Team Recognition

December 9, 2019 | Posted in Awards & Recognition, Technology

Kudos to the High School SWAT Team for being recognized by the Governor for their hard work and dedication in “working to advance technology”! The students received a letter from Governor Tom Wolf congratulating them for their hard work and …

Students Qualify for PMEA District 5 Honors Band

November 25, 2019 | Posted in Awards & Recognition, Music

The PMEA District 5 Honors Band Festival will be held at Westminster College on December 11 and 12, 2019. The band includes students from Mercer, Lawrence, and Butler Counties, with students selected based on a rigorous audition process. Ryan Onestak, …

WAHS Band Awarded Highest Possible Rating

March 22, 2019 | Posted in Awards & Recognition, Music

Congratulations to the Wilmington Area High School Band and Mr. Nickel, Director of Bands, for scoring the highest possible rating of “Superior” by the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association during this years PMEA District 5 Adjudication. The Wilmington Band has now …