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Volunteers needed for Honduras project

By on March 25, 2015 in Community, Events, News with 0 Comments

Volunteers are needed this Saturday to help with a project to provide classroom furniture to impoverished children in Honduras. Penn Manor is donating old furniture from the shuttered Hambright school on Temple Avenue to the Central American Relief Efforts (CARE), an organization that provides humanitarian aid to residents of Honduras. Two years ago, the district […]

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Manor FFA members honored at banquet

By on March 23, 2015 in News with 0 Comments

Seventy awards and $4,000 in scholarships and prizes were presented to Manor FFA members Thursday night during the organization’s 55th Annual Awards Banquet, held in the Penn Manor High School cafeteria. In her keynote speech, Manor FFA alumna Victoria Herr encouraged members to look beyond themselves to achieve the goals they may be afraid to […]

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‘College 101′ workshop March 26 at HS

By on March 23, 2015 in Community, Events, News with 0 Comments

Penn Manor School District is hosting “College 101,” a free workshop on the college application process, at 6:30 p.m. March 26 in the high school auditorium. Representatives from Millersville University, Franklin & Marshall College and Harrisburg Area Community College will be on hand to discuss the college application process and what admissions officers look for […]

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Fund-raiser aids good cause, gives principal a lift

By on March 20, 2015 in Events, News with 0 Comments

When Hambright students and staff set out to raise money for the American Heart Association’s Jump Rope for Heart, principal Dr. Jerry Egan issued a challenge: If they raised $5,000, he’d work for an hour suspended on a lift. On Friday, Egan fulfilled his promise, but instead of an hour perched 20 feet high on the […]

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PMHS students to perform at state festival

By on March 19, 2015 in Events, News, Student Voices with 0 Comments

Congratulations to two Penn Manor High School students who have been selected to perform in the All-State Wind Ensemble this month in Hershey. Caleb Breidenbaugh (junior, percussion) and Emily Thyrum (junior, flute) both made their way through District and Region festivals to earn a spot on the stage Saturday, March 28, during the Pennsylvania Music […]

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