School & District News Archive

Traffic Alert BANN

Traffic Alert

Please be advised that the bridge on Raider Lane between Reid Elementary School and the Middletown Area Middle School may have minor traffic disruptions on Tuesday, February 20 and Wednesday, […]
Read more...

MASD NEWS

Parent Notification

On Friday afternoon, February 16, 2018, Middletown Borough Police contacted the School Resource Officer at Middletown Area High School stating that police needed to visit the High School to search […]
Read more...

Superintendent Shooting BANN

Superintendent Letter Regarding Recent School Shooting in FL

February 16, 2018 Dear MASD Community: The horrific act of school violence that took place at a Florida high school on Valentine’s Day took the lives of 17 innocent students […]
Read more...

Bright.Leach BANN

2017-2018 Students of the Month

Congratulations to the following seniors who were selected by their teachers as the Students of the Month. Daughter of Earl & Karen Bright National Honor Society Tri-M Music Honors Society Link Crew Choir […]
Read more...

2017 Spring Rec Revised BANN

SPRING RECESS REVISED

As communicated on the District calendar, Spring Recess included Make-up Days. Due to the use of snow days, 2018 SPRING RECESS DATES HAVE BEEN REVISED.  Wednesday, March 28, 2018 SCHOOL IN SESSION […]
Read more...

Harouna.Raya BANN

Stellar Student – Raya Harouna

We would love to introduce you to a sweet third grade student at Fink named Raya. This is Raya’s first year at Middletown but she didn’t have trouble making friends […]
Read more...

2018 Humane Society BANN

RAIDERS help CRITTERS

Area animal shelters are about to be inundated with donations from generous Raiders of various sizes. As part of their Day 100 celebration, the first graders at Reid set a goal […]
Read more...

Molly Cow BANN

Surprise Guest Brings Surprise Treat

Nutrition, Inc., MASD’s food service partner, surprised elementary students with a guest visitor during lunch. Molly the Cow made her way to each school to encourage students to include dairy […]
Read more...

2018 Basketball BANN

Raiders Burnin’ Up the Court

Highlights from the Raiders vs. ELCO home game on January 24, 2018:
Read more...

18.02.19 Pres Day Makeup BANN

SCHOOL IN SESSION PRESIDENT’S DAY – FEB. 19

As communicated on the 2017-2018 District calendar, Monday, February 19, 2018 is a scheduled make-up day. Due to the use of a snow day on January 17, 2018, SCHOOL WILL NOW BE […]
Read more...

2018 Kind Regis Open BANN

2018 Kindergarten Registration

We are excited to welcome your Kindergartner to Middletown Area School District! Fink, Kunkel and Reid Elementary Schools are looking forward to meeting their newest Raiders in the Fall of 2018. Welcome […]
Read more...

Region V Band BANN

Region Band Concert

You are cordially invited to attend the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association Region V Band Concert to be held at Middletown Area High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 2:00 […]
Read more...

Inspire BANN

MAHS Hosts Inspire U.S. Assembly

On Thursday, February 1, 2018, Inspire U.S. held an assembly for juniors and seniors at Middletown Area High School to provide the opportunity for students to register to vote. Present […]
Read more...

2018.02 AaG WEB BANN

At A Glance – February 2018

Welcome to the February edition of At A Glance. This monthly communication from MASD will give you an overview of recent Raider News, including special features highlighting our students and staff, […]
Read more...

Online Store BANN2

Order Your Raider Apparel ONLINE!

Thanks to the support of local business partner, With Kidz in Mind, Raider apparel is now conveniently available for purchase ONLINE! A wide variety of designs and style are available and […]
Read more...

18.02 Up Next BANN

Up Next in February

February 1, 2018 2nd Marking Period Report Cards Issued February 2, 2018 EARLY DISMISSAL FOR ELEMENTARY Elementary Parent Conferences in PM February 3, 2018 MAHS Jazz Band Souper Saturday February 5, […]
Read more...

1968 Bball Champs BANN2

1968 State Basketball Champs to be Honored

KNEELING: David Twardzik, Harold Brown. STANDING: Richard Barnoski, John Scudder, Charles Bowen, Charles Etter, Edward Chubb, Barry Ulsh, Edward Tennis, Owen Hannah, Clifton Brown, Brett Whittle. Members of the Middletown […]
Read more...

18-19 Academic Calendar BANN

2018-2019 MASD Calendar Approved

On January 23, 2018, the MASD School Board of Education approved the academic calendar for the 2018-2019 school year. CLICK ON THE CALENDAR TO VIEW A PRINTABLE VERSION.  
Read more...

Bd Apprec BANN

Thank You, School Board Directors!

In honor of School Board Recognition Month, students and staff from around the District took part in a video to thank the School Board of Education for their countless hours of volunteer […]
Read more...

Fox.BradyBANN2

Fox in the running for Mr. PA Football – VOTE HERE!

Brady Fox, Class of 2018, has been named one of six finalists for the honor of Mr. PA Football in the “small school” category which consists of Class 1A-3A schools. Let’s […]
Read more...

FLU BANN

Working together to STOP the Spreading

Middletown Area School District is seeing influenza (flu) and other respiratory viruses at school. We want to let you know what steps we are taking to keep our school communities healthy […]
Read more...

Wrestling Food Drive

Wrestling Senior Night – January 25, 2018

The Middletown Blue Raider wrestling team invites you to their final home match on January 25t against Milton Hershey starting at 7:30 p.m. Not only is it Senior Recognition Night, but they are […]
Read more...

Scoreboard BANN

Advertising Opportunity on MAHS Scoreboard

CLICK ANYWHERE ON THE INFORMATION ABOVE TO GET STARTED.
Read more...

2018 Farm Show BANN

Students Invited to Repeat Farm Show Appearance

At last year’s 2017 PA Farm Show, Kunkel students presented their classroom project on Aquaponics in partnership with INTAG (Integrated Agricultural Systems). You can read the full story HERE. As the 2018 […]
Read more...

Paint Party BANN

MAHS mini THON Paint Party

When: Thursday, February 1, 2018 6:00-8:00 p.m. Where: Middletown Area High School Cafeteria Cost: Students $25.00 Adults: $30.00 Come out and support Middletown Mini-THON while trying something new and relaxing. […]
Read more...

2018 Punxsutawny Phile BANN

Punxsutawney Phil Visits Reid – ABC27 NEWS

On his way to the PA Farm Show, Punxsutawney Phil stopped at Reid Elementary School to make a live appearance four weeks before his nationally recognized annual appearance on February 2nd. […]
Read more...

2018 Geo Bee BANN

2018 MAMS Geography Bee

On Tuesday, January 9, 2018, ten Middle School students went head-to-head in the annual National Geographic Geography Bee at MAMS. The participants were awarded a spot in the Bee by placing in […]
Read more...

PA Sports BANN

Drug/Alcohol Awareness Event

The Capital Area Chapter of the PA Sports Hall of Fame, Inc is offering a dinner and presentation on drug/alcohol awareness on Wednesday, January 24, 2018. The event will be held at […]
Read more...

MASD NEWS

IMPORTANT MESSAGE FROM MASD – 01.07.18

On Sunday, January 7, 2018, a social media post threatened an act of violence at “MHS.” Lower Swatara Township Police have confirmed that the post was in reference to Monticello High […]
Read more...

2018.01 AaG WEB BANN

At A Glance – January 2018

Welcome to the January edition of At A Glance. This monthly communication from MASD will give you an overview of recent Raider News, including special features highlighting our students and staff, […]
Read more...

2018 Winter BANN

School Newsletters – Winter 2018

Welcome to 2018! The school newsletters below will give you a look at some exciting things that have been happening around the District and also keep you informed of what’s […]
Read more...

2017 Tri Dist Chall BANN

Area Districts Join MASD for Elementary Gifted Challenge

On Wednesday, December 20, 2017, the elementary gifted students from Palmyra, Lower Dauphin and Derry Township School Districts converged at Kunkel Elementary to join Middletown gifted students for their annual Challenge […]
Read more...

18.01 Up Next BANN

Up Next in January

January 2, 2018 NO SCHOOL – Winter Recess January 9, 2018 MAMS Geography Bee January 15, 2018 NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Staff Development Day Make-up […]
Read more...

Tri-M Holiday BANN

Tri-M Music Honor Society

Tri-M Music Honor Society, formerly known as Modern Music Masters, is a Middle School and High School music honor society and is a program of the National Association for Music Education (NAfME). It […]
Read more...

2017 FBLA BANN

2017-2018 Future Business Leaders of America

Middletown Area Future Business Leaders of America competed against 278 students from ten other schools at the Region 15 Leadership Conference (RLC) on Monday, December 11, 2017. MAHS was very successful at […]
Read more...

2017.12 Winter Recess BANN

Winter Recess

All schools and offices will be closed Monday, December 25, 2017 through Tuesday, January 2, 2018 for Winter Recess. Happy Holidays from Middletown Area School District!
Read more...

PULSE BANN

Patel & Patel Complete Infectious Disease Program

Established in 2008, PULSE is the Penn State College of Medicine’s educational outreach program for high school students who are passionate about the biomedical sciences. The PULSE program is a […]
Read more...

Reid 1st Gr Code BANN

Reid 1st Graders Join the Global “Hour of Code”

The ‘Hour of Code™’ is a global initiative to introduce millions of students to one hour of computer science and computer programming. It has become a worldwide effort to celebrate […]
Read more...

2017 MS Fall Musical BANN2

Once On This Island – MAMS Musical

    PERFORMANCES: Friday, December 15 @ 7:00 p.m. Saturday, December 16 @ 7:00 p.m. Sunday, December 17 @ 3:00 p.m. TICKETS: Adults: $8.00 Students/Children: $5.00 PROCEEDS: All profits will […]
Read more...

Buck.Hunter BANN3

little Kid, BIG Heart

  Hunter Buck, a fourth grader at Reid Elementary, is a frugal saver. Throughout the year whenever he received a gift of money at celebrations like Christmas, Easter and his birthday, […]
Read more...

Chicks BANN2

Look What’s Hatching!

When Kunkel 4th grade teacher, Mrs. Krystal Firster, heard about an opportunity to turn her classroom into a mini farmyard she knew it would be perfect for her inquisitive students. […]
Read more...

State Finals BANN2

STATE CHAMPIONSHIP GAME

GAME DETAILS Quaker Valley vs. Middletown Saturday, December 9, 2017 12:00 p.m. Hersheypark Stadium Middletown will be the Home Team. Home seating will be in the West Stands (Press Box Side […]
Read more...

Dist 3 Banner BANN2

District III Championship Banner

Middletown Area School District is grateful for the generous donation of a banner celebrating the Blue Raiders 2017 District III Championship. When Mr. Lenny Yospa, President of Youth Sports Photo, Inc., […]
Read more...

2017.12 AaG WEB BANN

At A Glance – December 2017

Welcome to the December edition of At A Glance. This monthly communication from MASD will give you an overview of recent Raider News, including special features highlighting our students and […]
Read more...

2017 Holiday Cd Winner BANN

2017 Holiday Card Artist

Middletown Area School District congratulates 8th grade student, Lauryn Baylor, for being selected as the artist for the District’s 2017 holiday card. MAMS Art Teacher, Mrs. Stacey Miller, challenged her […]
Read more...

SemiFinals BANN

BLUE RAIDERS STATE SEMI-FINAL GAME

GAME DETAILS Middletown vs. Conwell-Egan Catholic High School Saturday, December 2, 2017 1:00 p.m. West Chester Rustin (Bayard Rustin) High School 1100 Shiloh Rd. West Chester, PA  19382 Middletown will be […]
Read more...

Foundation BANN

Middletown Area Blue Raider Foundation

As we approach the end of the year, please consider making a donation to support the Middletown Area Blue Raider Foundation. All contributions are tax-deductible and support the students and programs […]
Read more...

Field Hockey Ornaments BANN

GET YOUR RAIDER ORNAMENT

Need a unique gift for that hard-to-buy-for person on your list? Purchase a wooden Raider ornament and support the MAHS field hockey team! ORDER FORM AND PAYMENT MUST BE SENT TO MAHS, […]
Read more...

2017 Holiday Concerts BANN2

Celebrate the Season with MASD Musicians

December 5, 2017 MAMS Holiday Concert 7:00 p.m. @ MAMS December 7, 2017 Elementary Choral Holiday Concert 7:00 p.m. @ MAHS December 12, 2017 Reid Holiday Concert Grades K-2 parents, […]
Read more...

17.12 Up Next BANN

Up Next in December

December 4-15, 2017 Keystone Exams Testing Window December 5, 2017 Reid Secret Santa Shop MAMS Holiday Concert, 7:00 p.m. December 6, 2017 Reid Secret Santa Shop December 7, 2017 Reid Secret […]
Read more...

Happy Thanks BANN

NO SCHOOL – Thanksgiving Recess

All District schools and buildings will be closed for Thanksgiving Recess from Wednesday, November 22, 2017 through Monday, November 27, 2017. School will resume on Tuesday, November 28, 2017. Middletown Area […]
Read more...

QuarterFinals BANN

BLUE RAIDERS STATE QUARTER-FINAL GAME

GAME DETAILS Middletown vs. Scranton Prep Friday, November 24, 2017 7:00 p.m. Bethlehem Area School District Stadium Liberty High School 1115 Linden Street Bethlehem, PA  18018 Middletown will be the VISITING […]
Read more...

Reid All Stars BANN

5th Grade All Stars Shine @ Reid

The fifth grade teachers at Reid Elementary have been bragging; bragging about their incredible students, that is! So each fifth grade teacher was asked to select one “All-Star” from their […]
Read more...

2017 District 3 Champs BANN

RAIDERS HEAD TO STATES…AGAIN!

On Thursday, November 17, 2017, the Middletown Blue Raiders football team repeated their District III Class AAA Championship with a 49-0 win over Wyomissing. To add to the celebration, Brady […]
Read more...

00 TMI Engineering BANN

TMI Introduces Students to Nuclear Engineering

On October 24, 2017, thirty-two Middletown Area High School students attended a Pathway field trip to Three Mile Island for Nuclear Engineering Week. The event included speakers, hands-on stations where students […]
Read more...

FOX 43 Game of Week

District Championship Information

The Blue Raiders will be playing in the District 3 Championship game at Hersheypark Stadium, on Thursday, November 16, 2017. Kick-off is 7:00 p.m. Middletown will be on the press box […]
Read more...

2017 Turkey Toot BANN

Turkey Toot 2017

The MASD Elementary Bands Invite You to Their Fall Informance! Turkey Toot 2017 November 16, 2017 7:00 p.m. Middletown Area Middle School The Turkey Toot gives our audience a sneak peak on […]
Read more...

KUNK Readers Week BANN

Young Readers Week @ Kunkel

Kunkel Elementary celebrated Young Readers Week in classic Kunkel style…loads of fun, creative, crazy costumes and special reading opportunities. On Wednesday, magician Brian Curry introduced storybooks and the process of writing […]
Read more...

2017 Vets Day Program BANN

2017 MAMS Veterans Day Program

On Friday, November 10, 2017, the students and staff of Middletown Area Middle School honored area veterans at the school’s annual Veterans’ Day Program. This year’s theme “Our Flag” took […]
Read more...

FOX 43 BANN2

MAHS on Fox43

War Memorial Field has been selected by Fox43 News to be the location for tonight’s High School Football Frenzy segment. On Friday, November 10, 2017, from 6:00-6:30 p.m., Fox43 will be airing area […]
Read more...

Sphero Robots BANN

ROBOT INVASION

Middletown Area School District was the recipient of a grant from Penn State Harrisburg CAIMS (Capital Area Institute for Mathematics and Science) which gifted the District with 24 robotic devices called Spheros. Spheros are […]
Read more...

Mock Crime Scene BANN

Who Killed Freddy Flatt?

“It was Bradford, in the gym, with a baseball bat.” “No, it was Burke, in the library, with poison.” “I’m sure it was Schlader, in the food court, with a chef’s […]
Read more...

Bake Sale Hurricane BANN

BIG Hearts Yield BIG Results

“Let’s sell lemonade,” was Miles Miscevich’s’ first idea when his heart told him to help hurricane victims. “We were chatting one day about playing a Speech Game,” says Mrs. Mary […]
Read more...

2017 Keystones BANN

MAHS Keystone Exams

Middletown Area High School Students who are scheduled to retake a Keystone exam in one or more of the subject areas below will take the exam(s) on the following days: […]
Read more...

Catch Ur Kid BANN

Catch Your Kid Reading!

The elementary librarians, Cherie Fake and Andrea Harvey, are interested in seeing where and to whom your children like to do their reading at home. So the librarians are launching […]
Read more...

2017 Reid Halloween BANN

Happy Halloween From Reid Elementary

Each year, Reid Elementary students and staff treat the residents of Frey Village to a Halloween parade. On Friday, October 27, 2017, a long line of princesses, super heroes, athletes, animals […]
Read more...

2017.11 AaG WEB BANN

At A Glance – November 2017

Welcome to the November edition of At A Glance. This monthly communication from Middletown Area School District will give you an overview of recent Raider News including special features highlighting our students and staff. To get […]
Read more...

Fuentes.Leah BANN2

Stellar Student – Leah Fuentes

In Mrs. Korsak’s third grade class at Kunkel Elementary, you will find a sweet, charming, young lady by the name of Leah Fuentes. Leah (pronounced, “lay-uh”) and her two older sisters, joined the […]
Read more...

17.10.27 Cap N Coach BANN

Football Honorary Captains & Coaches

In an effort to elevate the importance of academics amongst athletes, the Middletown Area High School football coaches initiate Honorary Football Awards during football season. Each week a football player is elected […]
Read more...

17.11 Up Next BANN

UP NEXT in November

November 2, 2017 End of 1st Marking Period November 5, 2017 Daylight Saving Time Ends November 6, 2017 EARLY DISMISSAL FOR ELEMENTARY Elementary Parent Conferences in PM Elementary Report Cards […]
Read more...

HS Students in News NEW BANN

MAHS Students, Past & Present, Make an Impact

With school well underway, Middletown Area High School students have been busy participating in local events. From Tyco to the Capitol and beyond, students and alumni are being recognized for their impact […]
Read more...

MAMS XC Meet BANN

MAMS Hosts Jr. High Cross Country Championship

Middletown CD East Hershey Central Dauphin Palmyra Lower Dauphin Milton Hershey On Tuesday, October 24, 2017, Middletown Area Middle School hosted the Jr. High Championship Cross Country Race for area […]
Read more...

DRUGS 101 BANN

DRUGS 101: What Parents and Kids Need to Know

WALK-INS ARE WELCOME THIS EVENING! PLEASE EMAIL US AT COMMUNICATION@RAIDERWEB.ORG IF YOU DIDN’T REGISTER BUT PLAN TO ATTEND. Middletown Area School District is pleased to bring you a special program […]
Read more...

ELL Info Night2

Information Night for Parents of English Language Learners

The MASD English Language Development Teachers invite the parents/guardians of our English Language Learners to… Information Night Tuesday, October 24, 2017 4:45–6:30 p.m. LOCATION: Middletown Area Middle School 215 Oberlin Road […]
Read more...

2017 HomeCo High BANN

2017 Homecoming Highlights

The Blue Raiders defeated Camp Hill 49-0. Veronica Miller was crowned Homecoming Queen.
Read more...

2017 Fun Run BANN

2017 Reid Fun Run

Reid students were sponsored by friends and family to run laps around the track to raise funds for their school. From the littlest Kindergartners to the big 5th graders on […]
Read more...

Almost Maine BANN

MAHS Fall Play – “Almost, Maine”

Middletown Area High School Performing Arts Presents “Almost, Maine” On a cold, clear, moonless night in the middle of winter, all is not quite what it seems in the remote, […]
Read more...

Ski Club BANN

Ski Discounts from Ski Club

All friends and families of the Middletown community are eligible to sign up for a discount ski/snowboard pass via the Middletown Area Ski and Snowboard Club. There are specials on […]
Read more...

Halloween Parades BANN2

2017 Halloween Parades

  OCTOBER 16, 2017 Kiwanis Club of Middletown’s Halloween Parade Participants’ Entrance: S. Union St. & Mill St. @ 6:00 p.m. Parade Start: Conewago St. & Race St. Parade begins: 7:00 […]
Read more...

Donut Dash BANN

Mini-THON Donut Dash

CLICK HERE FOR REGISTRATION FORM.  
Read more...

17.10 AaG WEB BANN

At A Glance – October 2017

Welcome to the October edition of At A Glance. This monthly communication from Middletown Area School District will give you an overview of recent Raider News including special features highlighting our students and staff. To get […]
Read more...

District Handbook BANN

Student Code of Conduct & District Handbook

The Middletown Area School District Board of Education has engaged the Pennsylvania School Boards Association (PSBA) to review and update the District’s policy manual. This ongoing review and revision of […]
Read more...

Raider Packs BANN

RaiderPacks – Nourishing Minds & Bodies

Dear Middletown Community: The Middletown Area School District is dedicated to providing a high quality education and ensuring the well-being of all students both in and out of the classroom. […]
Read more...

LeHew BANN2

2017 MASD Teacher of the Year

Mrs. Shelly LeHew has been named the 2017 MASD Teacher of the Year. Over the past 18 years, Mrs. LeHew has worn a variety of hats in numerous positions at […]
Read more...

InformED BANN

informED

The Pennsylvania School Boards Association has launched a quarterly publication to keep parents informED regarding the education issues affecting your children. InformED takes parents from the Capitol, to the school district, […]
Read more...

2017 Homecoming Ct BANN

2017 Homecoming

Saturday, October 7, 2017 MAHS Homecoming Dance 7:00 p.m. @ MAHS Friday, October 13, 2017 Alumni Dinner – $25.00 Middletown American Legion – High St. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. […]
Read more...

17.10 Up Next BANN

Up Next in October

October 2, 2017 MAHS Picture Day October 5, 2017 Kunkel’s Laps for Learning October 6, 2017 NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS Staff Development Day Preview Night for Sale of Athletic Equipment, 5-7:00 p.m. […]
Read more...

2017 Fall Newsletter BANN2

School Newsletters – Fall 2017

With the start of the school year behind us, it is hard to believe we are already into FALL! The school newsletters below will give you a look at some […]
Read more...

Ath Equip BANN

Sale of Athletic Equipment

Middletown Area School District will be accepting sealed bids for the sale of used athletic equipment at Middletown Area High School on Saturday, October 7, 2017 from 8-10:00 a.m. A […]
Read more...

2017 Fall Fair Reid Kunk BANN

Wild West Book Fair

Round up your family for the Fall 2017 Wild West Book Fair: Saddle up and Read! Make your way to the reading frontier, where readers are wanted and adventure awaits in books galore from […]
Read more...

Nutrislice BANN

NEW! Digital School Menus!

MASD’s food service management company, Nutrition, Inc, is now offering a website AND APP for viewing school menus. This enhanced service allows parents to view nutritional information, menu calendars, ingredient lists […]
Read more...

Parent Alert.District BANN

Police Advisory: Suspicious Male at Bus Stop

Late Thursday evening, September 21, 2017, Middletown Area School District became aware, through local media outlets, of a police advisory involving suspicious activity at a Middletown bus stop. Although the […]
Read more...

Get Smart BANN

Get Smart Contest

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) hosts a weeklong campaign to inform the public about the dangers of the overuse of antibiotics. To prepare for this year’s event, the CDC […]
Read more...

Theme Nights BANN

Football Theme Nights

  Friday, 9/1 vs. Lower Dauphin @ 7pm Reid Family Night Wear gold for a GOLD OUT. Friday, 9/15 vs. West Perry @ 7pm Fink Family Night Wear red, white, […]
Read more...

17-18 Open House BANN2

Open House 2017

Open Houses are important opportunities for parents/guardians and teachers to kick-off the academic year with a strong partnership. Meeting your child’s teachers face-to-face fosters a healthy relationship which enhances your child’s […]
Read more...

2017.09 AaG BANN

At A Glance – September 2017

Welcome to the first edition of At A Glance for the 2017-2018 school year. This monthly communication from Middletown Area School District will give you an overview of recent Raider News including special features […]
Read more...

Meet the Raiders BANN

Meet the Raiders

The annual Meet the Raiders night will be held on Thursday, August 31, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. Kick off the fall sports season by celebrating the Blue Raiders at War Memorial Field. […]
Read more...

MASD News BUS BANN

Bus Evacuation Drills – August 30 & 31

The Middletown Area School District will be conducting semi-annual bus evacuation drills on Wednesday, August 30, 2017 for all students riding full-sized regular busses and on Thursday, August 31, 2017 for all students riding […]
Read more...

17.09 Up Next BANN

UP NEXT in September

  September 1, 2017 NO SCHOOL – Labor Day Recess September 4, 2017 NO SCHOOL – Labor Day Recess September 5, 2017 Reid Open House Grades K-2, 6:00 p.m. Grades […]
Read more...

30.35 teachers BANN

Staff Recognized for 30+ Years of Service

When you love what you do, you stick with it. On opening day for MASD staff, August 22, 2017, some of Middletown’s favorite teachers were acknowledged for their faithful years of […]
Read more...

Saylor.Smith BANN

Middletown Welcomes New Administrators

Dear Parents/Guardians: On August 8, 2017, the School Board approved the hire of Mr. Trevor J. Saylor as the new Principal of Robert G. Reid Elementary School and Mr. H. Clifford […]
Read more...

2017 B2S Events BANN

Back-To-School News

FIRST DAY FOR STUDENTS – MONDAY, AUGUST 28, 2017 LETTERS containing homeroom and bus assignments were mailed Friday, August 11, 2017 and should begin arriving to homes the beginning of […]
Read more...

17-18 Season Passes BANN

2017-2018 Athletic Season Passes

CLICK ON THE APPLICATION BELOW FOR A PRINTABLE VERSION.
Read more...

2017.06 AaG WEB BANN

At A Glance – June 2017

Welcome to the final edition of At A Glance for the 2016-2017 school year. This monthly communication from Middletown Area School District will give you an overview of recent Raider News including special features […]
Read more...

2017 Foreign Exchange BANN

Foreign Exchange Students Reflect on Their Year

“All the teachers here are so nice,” said Lené. “They are so friendly and care about everyone.” “Yeah,” agreed Frankie. “Our teachers back home are very strict and students never […]
Read more...

2017 Val & Sal BANN

Class of 2017 Valedictorian & Salutatorian

VALEDICTORIAN Shannon Reese SALUTATORIAN Erin Templeton Daughter of Stuart & Jennifer Reese National Honors Society, President Future Business Leaders of America, Vice-President Blue Wave Marching Band, Treasurer, ACC Champions Link Crew […]
Read more...

Hursh.Hursh BANN

2016-2017 Students of the Month

Congratulations to the following seniors who were selected by their teachers as the Students of the Month. Daughter of Dennis & Yvonne Hursh National Honor Society Honor Roll, every marking period Gay Straight Alliance, […]
Read more...

2017 Y&G BANN 3

MAHS Delegation Rules the Capitol

MAHS Delegation Honored at Y&G Convention Article written by Stephanie Finsterbush, sophomore, and Levi Buckwalter, junior The Middletown Youth & Government (Y&G) clubs went to the State Capitol in April […]
Read more...

Kunk Book IT BANN

Special Guests Celebrate Kunkel Readers

On Tuesday, May 9, 2017, all-star readers at Kunkel Elementary were awarded for reaching their “Book IT” reading goals EVERY SINGLE MONTH of the school year! One hundred and sixteen young readers, […]
Read more...

17.04.28 Signing BANN

Signing Day – April 28, 2017

On Friday, April 28, 2017, six Blue Raiders announced their college choices at the MAHS Spring Signing Day. GABRIELLE KRUPILIS Softball at Pennsylvania College of Technology LUKE MRAKOVICH Basketball at Penn State York […]
Read more...

2017 AmLeg Essay BANN2

2017 American Legion Essay Winners

The Auxiliary Unit of American Legion Post 594 has announced the winners of their annual Essay Contest. Students were challenged to write how learning about government and America help students become future guardians […]
Read more...

2017 Football Camp BANN

2017 Middletown Football Camp

Middletown Football Camp is a 4 day, non-contact camp, designed to teach young athletes proper, safe techniques and fundamentals of football. Drill sessions and demonstrations will be presented under the guidance […]
Read more...

2017 Sports Physicals BANN

2017-2018 Sports Physical Information

Information regarding required sports physicals for MAMS and MAHS athletes has been released. Details can be found on the Sports Physical Page.
Read more...

2017.05 AaG WEB BANN

At A Glance – May 2017

Welcome to the May edition of At A Glance. This monthly communication from Middletown Area School District will give you an overview of recent Raider News including special features highlighting our students and staff. To get […]
Read more...

HCHSBus Chall BANN

MAHS Claims 1st Place in Business Challenge

  Press Release from Harrisburg Regional Chamber & Capital Region Economic Development Corporation: HARRISBURG (April 27, 2017) – Yesterday, four different teams from three local high schools advanced to and […]
Read more...

2017 Outstanding BANN

2016-2017 Outstanding Students of the Year

Each spring, staff members at Fink, Kunkel, and Reid select two fifth grade students from each school and Middletown Area Middle School staff members select two eighth grade students to […]
Read more...

2017.05 What's Happ BANN

What’s Happening in May

May 2-4, 2017 Grades 4 & 8 PSSA Testing – Science May 2, 2017 MAMS Spring Instrumental Concert, 7:00 p.m. @ MAMS May 3, 2017 Reid A.C.E.S. Day MAHS Spring Band Concert, 7:00 […]
Read more...

2017 Spec Olym BANN

2017 Special Olympics

On Thursday, April 20, 2017, several Middletown Area School District students participated in the annual Special Olympics held at Messiah College, Grantham, PA. Students competed in track and field events such […]
Read more...

Fink LLS BANN

A Little Motivation Goes a Long Way

When the students at Fink Elementary heard they had a chance to earn the opportunity to throw a pie at their teacher, all they wanted to know was, “What do […]
Read more...

Elem Band Spring BANN

Elementary Bands Welcome Spring

On March 21, 2017, the Elementary Bands presented their Spring Informance to our community and parents at the MAHS Auditorium. The first year band had prepared three pieces as individual […]
Read more...

Brandt.Ella BANN2

Stellar Student – Ella Brandt

Ella Brandt, a fifth-grade student in Mr. Smith’s class at Reid Elementary is the true essence of what it means to be a Stellar Student. Ella excels in her academic […]
Read more...

2017 PSSAa BANN2

PSSA Testing

The Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA) testing for Middletown Area School District will be administered during the months of April and May. The following information will assist parents and […]
Read more...

ESL Eagles BANN

Learning Through the Lens of an Eagle Cam

  Live animal cams have become all the rage. Whether they are spying on giraffes, bald eagles or rhinos, there’s just something about the ability to have direct insight into the habits of […]
Read more...

Knerr.Jack BANN

Stellar Student – Jackson Knerr

JACKSON KNERR Son of Craig & Joni Knerr Kindergartner at Kunkel Elementary Jackson’s bright smile defines him well…friendly, kind-hearted and caring. Jack enjoys playing with his friends Henry and Carson. You […]
Read more...

Clean up BANN

Key Club Cleans Up City Island

On April 3, 2017, Mrs. Lynn Fallinger and Mr. Jesse Woodrow escorted seventeen of the Key Club students to City Island. While they were there, they helped to pick up […]
Read more...

Parent Orient for Web BANN

Attention PARENTS of Incoming Kindergartners

During the last week of March, principals and staff from Fink, Kunkel and Reid hosted an Orientation for Parents of Kindergartners who will be entering MASD in the fall of […]
Read more...

MS Thon BANN

MAMS Holds First Mini-THON

  THON fever is contagious and Middletown Area Middle School caught it this year! On Friday, March 30, 2017, 103 middle school students participated in the first MAMS Mini-THON. With the […]
Read more...

2017.04 AaG WEB BANN

At A Glance – April 2017

Welcome to the April edition of At A Glance. This monthly communication from Middletown Area School District will give you an overview of recent Raider News including special features highlighting our students and staff. To get […]
Read more...

SPRING Newsletter BANN

School Newsletters – Spring 2017

Welcome to the final quarter of the 2016-2017 school year! The school newsletters below will give you a look at what’s coming up in April, May and June. This is also the […]
Read more...

2017 Spring Competitions BANN

Students Claim Titles in Academic Competitions

The arrival of spring also launches the academic competition season. Students who have been diligently working on projects all throughout the year are finally able to present their work to judges to […]
Read more...

2017 Spring Musicians

Musicians Selected for Area Festivals

The musical talents of MASD middle and high school students have been showcased in area music festivals and competitions throughout the 2016-2017 school year. Whether they are blowing into a […]
Read more...

Parent Alert.Reid BANN

Recalled Night Lights Distributed at Reid

PP&L has recalled night lights that were distributed in free energy kits to students in area schools. The night lights have been reported to be smoking and fire hazards. Students […]
Read more...

2017.04 What's Happ BANN

What’s Happening in April 2017

April 3-6, 2017 Grades 6-8 PSSA Testing – English/Language Arts April 4-7, 2017 Grades 3-5 PSSA Testing – English/Language Arts April 5, 2017 3rd Marking Period Report Cards Issues April 6, […]
Read more...

2017 Spring Rec Revised BANN

SPRING RECESS REVISED

As communicated on the District calendar, Spring Recess included Make-up Days. Due to the March snowstorm, 2017 SPRING RECESS DATES HAVE BEEN REVISED.  Wednesday, April 12 SCHOOL IN SESSION FOR A […]
Read more...

Mohar BANN

8th Graders Win Beard Challenge

The MAMS Student Council holds a campaign each year called Pennies for Patients which raises funds for the Leukemia Lymphoma Society. During the campaign, students are provided with several activities to motivate […]
Read more...

Real Life BANN2

Budgets, Insurance & Bills…OH MY!

Junior Achievement of Central PA has once again partnered with MAHS to offer another practical learning experience for our students. On Friday, May 10, 2017, the senior class spent their […]
Read more...

2017 Seussical JR BANN

Seussical Jr Wows Audiences

The MAMS spring musical, Seussical Jr., was a HUGE success which wowed each of its audience. Under the directorship of Mr. Brian Massey and Mrs. Alison Chambers, the all-school musical was […]
Read more...

Flocking BANN

We’ve Been Flocked!

The MAHS Mini-THON committee is spreading pink cheer around Middletown. If you visited the MAHS campus in December, you probably noticed a flock of pink flamingos greeting you at the […]
Read more...

2017 MAMS Science Fair BANN2

MAMS Science Fair

On Friday, March 3, 2017, several MAMS students displayed their Science Fair projects to their peers. The students answered questions that were asked of them and explained their hypothesis and results. […]
Read more...

2017 Sr. Citizen BANN

Sr. Citizens Day @ MAHS

On Wednesday, March 1, 2017, the MAHS Key Club hosted a Sr. Citizens Day for their grandparents and area seniors. The day was packed with activities beginning with breakfast and […]
Read more...

2017.03 AaG WEB BANN

At A Glance – March 2017

Welcome to the March edition of At A Glance. This monthly communication from Middletown Area School District will give you an overview of recent Raider News including special features highlighting our students and staff. To get […]
Read more...

2017 JR4H BANN

Jump Rope for Heart Raises $33,000

Our jumpy elementary students have DONE IT AGAIN! The 2017 event raised a total of $33,000 for the American Heart Association from Fink, Kunkel and Reid. Way to exercise your […]
Read more...

2017 MAMS Engineer BANN

Engineering Week @ MAMS

Thanks to a partnership with Phoenix Contact, the MAMS Science Department hosts an annual Engineer Week for sixth grade students. Phoenix Contact engineers lead the students in unique engineering experiments each day. Students […]
Read more...

2017.03 What's Happ BANN

What’s Happening in March

February 27 – March 3, 2017 Reid Book Fair March 2-4, 2017 MAHS Musical, The Addams Family, 7:30 p.m. March 3, 2017 MAHS Mini-THON Spaghetti Dinner, 5:00 p.m. March 6-10, […]
Read more...

Knaub.Gina BANN

Teacher IMPACT Spotlight – Regina Knaub

When Mrs. Regina Knaub, MAMS Special Education Teacher, heard about a program which provides adaptive bicycles for children with disabilities, she went into action. “Variety” is a non-profit in Pittsburgh which provides services […]
Read more...

District Bball Playoffs BANN

Basketball Playoff Information

Both the girls’ and boys’ basketball teams have extended their playing time into the post-season! During playoffs, PIAA does not honor any passes that are typically accepted during the regular season (season […]
Read more...

District Wrestlers BANN

Raider Wrestlers Claim Podium

Six wrestlers represented Middletown with Raider pride by advancing to the District 3 Championships which were held on February 24-25, 2017 at The Giant Center in Hershey, PA. At the start […]
Read more...

News non-feat BANN

SCHOOL BOARD MEETING – TIME CHANGE – 5:00 PM

In support of the boys’ basketball playoff game, which is scheduled for Monday evening, the MASD Board of School Directors has moved the start time of the School Board Meeting […]
Read more...

Reid Science Fair BANN

Reid Scientists Excel at Science Fair

Nine students demonstrated their scientific skills at the annual Reid 5th Grade Science Fair. The top 3 winners in each category are pictured above in their order of placement as […]
Read more...

Parent Alert.District BANN

IMPORTANT LETTER FROM MASD SUPERINTENDENT

Please read this important letter from MASD Superintendent. LETTER FROM SUPERINTENDENT Thank you, Middletown Area School District
Read more...

Fink Title I School BANN

Fink Named Title I Distinguished School

Each year, the Division of Federal Programs honors the top performing Title I schools in Pennsylvania. For the 2016-2017 school year, 179 schools across the Commonwealth were named Title I Distinguished […]
Read more...

2017 Spring Mus BANN

It’s Musical Time!

Grab the kids…their cousins…the kid next door…grandpa…Uncle Ziggy…the pizza delivery guy…the dog (okay…maybe not the dog)…and head to MAMS and MAHS for some fabulous family entertainment! Whether you like creepy […]
Read more...

You Matter BANN

YOU MATTER – Suicide Prevention Event

Keynote Speaker: LeAnn Hull LeAnn Hull was born and raised in Phoenix Arizona where she has been married for 36 years and raised four children. While raising their kids, she […]
Read more...

News non-feat BANN

Minor Bus Accident – February 13, 2017

On Monday, February 13, 2017 at 8:00 am, Bus 1 transporting Fink Elementary and Seven Sorrows students was involved in a minor accident on Race Street near Hoffer Park. Students […]
Read more...

ARC Puppets BANN3

Puppets Teach Important Lessons

Students at Fink Elementary School are being challenged by our miniature friends from ARC of Dauphin County. ARC’s mission is to “enhance quality of life and community integration for individuals […]
Read more...

Zerbe.Harmonie BANN

Stellar Student – Harmonei Zerbe

Sweet and sassy…just two words that describe a vivacious Stellar Student at Fink Elementary School. In Ms. DiCello’s third grade classroom, you’ll find a hard-working 9 year old by the name […]
Read more...

2017 Future Cities BANN

Welcome to Ruesdevert, circa 2117

  A team of 7th grade students at MAMS have worked diligently since the start of the school year designing and building their city, Ruesdevert, circa 2117, for this year’s […]
Read more...

Weather Alert BANN

ADVANCED PLANNING FOR THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2017

Due to the impending forecast, the District desires to communicate POTENTIAL plans if there is a two hour delay on Thursday, February 9, 2017 so parents can plan accordingly. MAMS […]
Read more...

Reid Postcards BANN2

DreamWorks Participates in Reid Geography Project

With the implementation of a new social studies curriculum this year, the second graders around the District have been learning about the states, countries, and continents. Mrs. Mande Jensen, 2nd grade teacher […]
Read more...

Kunk Owl Pell BANN

WHOOOO Did You Eat, Mr. Owl?

The fourth graders at Kunkel Elementary put on their Scientist hats, took a deep breath, grabbed a pair of tweezers, and gingerly picked apart the intricate pieces of owl pellets. When […]
Read more...

Reid 100 day BANN

Reid Celebrates Day 100

Middletown Area School District has reached its 100th day of school! Mrs. Jensen’s 2nd graders at Reid dressed up as 100 year old ladies and gentlemen complete with gray hair, […]
Read more...

Kunkel ABC STEM BANN2

ABC27 Airs Kunkel STEM Activity

When ABC27 News reporter, Chris Davis, contacted MASD inquiring if he could capture a STEM project in action at a Middletown elementary school, Kunkel Principal, Mr. Dan Borrelli, knew exactly which teachers to contact. Mrs. Janelle […]
Read more...

Jasper.Hughes BANN

Jasper & Hughes Reach 1000

BIANCA JASPER SENIOR Bianca shot her 1000th point on December 30, 2016 during a home game versus Lower Dauphin. RYAN HUGHES JUNIOR Ryan shot his 1000th point at Steel-High on […]
Read more...

17.02.01 Signing BANN

National Signing Day – February 1, 2017

On Wednesday, February 1, 2017, five Blue Raider football players and their families joined Coach Myers to celebrate the announcement of their college choices. Three Raider teammates, Michal, Noon and […]
Read more...

Hammer.Richie BANN

Stellar Student – Richie Hammer

Throughout the halls of Kunkel Elementary you’ll find a little guy by the name of Richie. Richie is a mini-mathematician in Mrs. Jackson’s first grade class. While his peers are learning […]
Read more...

2017.02 AaG WEB BANN

At A Glance – February 2017

Welcome to the February edition of At A Glance. This monthly communication from Middletown Area School District will give you an overview of recent Raider News including special features highlighting our students and staff. To get […]
Read more...

MS Crane BANN

MAMS Students Share Cranes of Hope

As part of the English Language Arts curriculum at MAMS, students study the novel “Sadako and the Thousand Cranes” by Eleanor Coerr. The book centers around a Japanese legend which claims that if a […]
Read more...

Fink tshirt BANN 3

CONGRATS, CONNOR!

The staff at Fink Elementary School decided it was time to build some school spirit by creating a new school t-shirt. But instead of leaving the design up to a […]
Read more...

Kunkel Ecosystems BANN

Biotic + Abiotic = Ecosystem

“Biotic factors are living things like fish. Abiotic factors are non-living like the water and rocks,” explains Mason Lupp, a 4th grader at Kunkel Elementary. “An ecosystem has to have […]
Read more...

Academic Calendar BANN

School Board Approves 2017-2018 Academic Calendar

At the School Board meeting on January 23, 2017, the Middletown Area School District School Board of Directors approved the Academic Calendar for the 2017-2018 school year as seen below. For […]
Read more...

News non-feat BANN

Board Meeting Revision – FEBRUARY 13

The School Board Meeting previously scheduled for Monday, February 13, 2017 has been cancelled.
Read more...

Season Overview BANN

historic 2017 Season

At the MASD School Board meeting on Monday, December 18, 2017, the 2017 Blue Raiders were recognized for their record-breaking season. During his remarks, Head Coach Brett Myers expressed his […]
Read more...

Wrestling Match LIVE

Wrestling Match LIVESTREAM – January 18, 2017

This evening’s varsity wrestling match versus Camp Hill will be streamed live HERE at 7:00 p.m. Tune in!  
Read more...

17.02 Happs BANN

What’s Happening in February

February 7, 2017 8th Grade Orientation – NEW DATE 8th Grade Parent Night, 6:00 p.m. @ MAHS February 9, 2017 Half Day for Elementary Students Parent Conferences in PM February 10, […]
Read more...

Electoral College Paiges BANN

Students Serve at PA Electoral College Ceremony

Two Middletown Area High School students were invited to participate in the 58th Pennsylvania Electoral College Ceremony at the State Capitol. On December 19, 2016, freshman Angelina Torres, and junior Zeryab […]
Read more...

Kunkel Aqua BANN

Kunkel Students Present Aquaponics at Farm Show

Mrs. Janelle Brojakowski’s third graders at Kunkel Elementary School have been spending their days creating a very unique growing environment in their classroom. When a project involves objects such as worms, poop, fish and […]
Read more...

News non-feat BANN

Attention Kunkel Parents

On Wednesday evening, January 11, 2017, the District became aware of a police incident that took place that afternoon on Fulling Mill Road.  Upon hearing about the incident on local […]
Read more...

B&G dinner BANN

Blue & Gold Dinner – January 21, 2017

The Blue & Gold Club was formed in 1990 as a financial support for student/athletes in the Middletown Area School District. The club’s initial mission was to provide funds for the various athletic […]
Read more...

News non-feat BANN

Attention Elementary Parents

On Monday afternoon, January 9, 2017, parents of students at the Kunkel latchkey program were contacted by Ebenezer Christian Childcare and asked to pick up their children due to the smell of natural gas. Upon being […]
Read more...

THON Paint Party BANN

Mini-THON Paint Party – January 24, 2017

Come out and support Middletown Mini-THON while trying something new and relaxing! A trained instructor will walk you step-by-step on how to create the picture to the right. All the […]
Read more...

2017 Geo Bee BANN

2017 MAMS Geography Bee

On Thursday, January 5, 2017, Middletown Area Middle School held its annual National Geographic Geography Bee. Each year the entire student body participates in a qualifying test and the top ten […]
Read more...

FBLA BANN

Future Business Leaders Advance to States

Of the 33 chapter members of the Middletown Area High School Future Business Leaders of America, 29 students competed for a spot at the Region 15 Leadership Conference (RLC). The following […]
Read more...

Wrestling Food Drive17

Free Student Admission to Wrestling

On Wednesday, January 11, 2017, the MAHS wrestling team will hold their SENIOR NIGHT prior to their 7:00 p.m. match versus Palmyra. In addition to honoring the senior wrestlers, the wrestling team […]
Read more...

ThrowBack Jerseys BANN

Get Your Throw Back Jerseys!

The Basketball Booster Club invites you to be a part of Throwback Thursday by wearing a THROWBACK JERSEY to the home game on Thursday, January 12, 2016. The Booster Club will […]
Read more...

District BANN

Students Selected as District Musicians

DISTRICT BAND: Five MAHS students participated in auditions at Dallastown High School and were selected for the PMEA Upper District 7 Band Festival. The District Festival will be held on February 10-11, […]
Read more...

2017.01 AaG WEB BANN

At A Glance – January 2017

Welcome to the first edition of “At A Glance” for 2017. This monthly communication from Middletown Area School District will give you an overview of recent Raider News including special features highlighting our students and […]
Read more...

Recap BANN

Recap of the Historic 2016 Football Season

  SEASON ACCOMPLISHMENTS ~ Overall record – 14-1 ~ Had an 8 game run with over 40 points each ~ Outscored opponents 626-165 ~ Running Back, Jaelen Thompson, broke the school […]
Read more...

 
Skip to toolbar