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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 […]
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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., […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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, […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 Harold & Melanie Luther National Honor Society Tri-M Honor Society Link Crew FCCLA Chorus […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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: […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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2017 Homecoming Highlights

The Blue Raiders defeated Camp Hill 49-0. Veronica Miller was crowned Homecoming Queen.
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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 […]
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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, […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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Mini-THON Donut Dash

CLICK HERE FOR REGISTRATION FORM.  
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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. […]
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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 […]
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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, […]
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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. […]
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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. […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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, […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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. […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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2017-2018 Athletic Season Passes

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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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, […]
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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 […]
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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, […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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.
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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, […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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. […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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, […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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IMPORTANT LETTER FROM MASD SUPERINTENDENT

Please read this important letter from MASD Superintendent. LETTER FROM SUPERINTENDENT Thank you, Middletown Area School District
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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, […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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Board Meeting Revision – FEBRUARY 13

The School Board Meeting previously scheduled for Monday, February 13, 2017 has been cancelled.
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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!  
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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, […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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, […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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School Newsletters – Winter 2017

Welcome to 2017! The school newsletters below will give you a look at what’s coming up in January, February, and March.
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Reid Spreads Cheer at Children’s Hospital

The students at Reid Elementary have been raising money throughout the year with one hope and one dream: the pursuit of a cure for childhood cancer. To help support the Robert […]
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Student Senators for a Day

On November 10, 2016, seventeen Middletown Area High School students  participated in the “Student Senator for a Day” trip to the State Capitol in Harrisburg. The students participated in the […]
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What’s Happening in January

January 2, 2017 NO SCHOOL – Winter Recess January 3, 2017 Classes resume January 5, 2017 MAMS Geography Bee January 16, 2017 NO SCHOOL – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. […]
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MAHS Students Make Calming Jars for Reid Classrooms

On Tuesday, December 13, 2016 a Middletown Area High School Enrichment class, led by Mrs. Lynn Fallinger and Ms. Rebecca Van Curen, introduced the importance of mindfulness to several classes at […]
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Holiday Card Artist – Rowan Sessa

Middletown Area School District congratulates senior, Rowan Sessa, for being selected as the artist for the District’s 2016 holiday card. Students in Mrs. Strite’s art class arranged holiday related reflective […]
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Middletown Honors Blue Raiders with Celebration Parade

On Friday, December 16, 2016 beginning at 6:00 p.m., the 2016 MAHS Blue Raiders football team will be honored with a parade to celebrate their amazing season. Participating in the […]
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Reid 2nd Graders Featured on ABC27 News

When ABC27 News heard about a movement started by a group of 7 and 8 year olds, they were intrigued. ABC contacted MASD and asked if they could meet these […]
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The Perfect Stocking Stuffer!

Surprise grandpa! Or Uncle Pat! Or your favorite alumnae! Give that hard-to-buy-for friend a unique gift! Treat a parent of a current junior athlete who will have a senior athlete next […]
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State Championship Game Details

On Friday, December 2, 2016, the Blue Raiders gave their fans another true blue football performance resulting in a 49-14 win! The Raider victory catapulted them to the state championship game […]
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Raiders Head to State Semi-finals

GAME DETAILS Notre Dame Green Pond vs. Middletown Friday, December 2, 2016 7:00 p.m. Hersheypark Stadium Parking is FREE. Gates open at 6:00 p.m. Middletown will be the HOME team and will […]
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At a Glance – December 2016

Welcome to the December 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 […]
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Celebrate the Season – 2016 Holiday Concerts

December 6, 2016 MAMS Holiday Concert, 7:00 p.m.   December 8, 2016 Elementary Choral Holiday Concert 7:00 p.m. at MAMS December 13, 2016 Reid Holiday Performance 9:30 a.m. for Grade […]
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What’s Happening in December

December 5, 2016 School Board Organization Meeting, 7:00 p.m. December 5-8, 2016 December 5-6 – MAHS Keystone Exams, Algebra I & Biology December 7-8 -MAHS Keystone Exams, Literature December 6, […]
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RAIDERS STATE PLAYOFF GAME INFORMATION

GAME DETAILS Scranton Prep vs. Middletown Friday, November 25, 2016 7:00 p.m. Bethlehem Area School District Stadium Liberty High School 1115 Linden Street, Bethlehem, PA Middletown will be the HOME team and […]
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2016 DISTRICT CHAMPS

With only three months into the school year, the foyer of the new Middletown Area High School is already filling up with fresh bling. The newest addition is the District 3 Championship trophy, […]
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Signing Day – November 16, 2016

On Wednesday, November 16, 2016, two Middletown Area High School athletes signed National Letters of Intent for their college of choice. Bianca Jasper, daughter of Maurice and Tonya Jasper, signed […]
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the Girl behind the Voice

When you attend a winter athletic event in the new MAHS gymnasium over the next few months, you will hear a voice. A voice singing our National Anthem. An anthem […]
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MAHS Quiz Team Advances!

  The TV quiz show, Brain Busters, hosted by Rich Rosen, features competing high school quiz bowl teams from around the Susquehanna Valley. Brain Busters began airing on WGAL Channel 8 […]
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Revised Event Dates & Football Championship

With their Friday night semi-final playoff victory, our Blue Raiders have advanced to the District 3 Championship Game! Due to this unexpected and exciting addition to the MASD calendar, two District events […]
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Veterans’ Day – November 11, 2016

On Friday, November 11, 2016 the students of Middletown Area Middle School honored area veterans at their annual Veterans’ Day breakfast and program. The morning began with a breakfast consisting […]
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STEM Activity Challenges Reid Students

On Thursday October 27, 2016, the fourth grade students at Reid Elementary participated in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) candy corn challenge. Students were given the task to […]
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The Blue Wave Band Claims Atlantic Coast Championship

The Middletown Area Blue Wave Marching Band earned first place in the Class A Group 3 Tournament of Bands Atlantic Coast Championships held at West Shore Stadium on Saturday, November […]
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The Nation of Kunkel Elects New President!

In October 2016, Mrs. Harbeson’s Gifted Class organized a school-wide mock presidential election for the student body at Kunkel Elementary. The students created Clinton and Trump campaign posters which included the candidate’s photo, […]
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Honorary Football Awards

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 […]
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Mini-THON COSTUME 5K

CLICK ON THE PICTURE BELOW FOR A PRINTABLE REGISTRATION FORM.
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At A Glance – November 2016

Welcome to the November 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 […]
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Blue Wave Band Marches to Atlantic Coast Championships

On October 22, 2016, after a long, tiring day of Homecoming activities, the 2016 Blue Wave Marching Band packed up their gear and headed to Mechanicsburg High School for an evening Tournament […]
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Order Your MAHS Yearbook!

Yearbooks are now $65 plus an additional $7 for personalization. Check should be made payable to MAHS Yearbook. Cash is accepted as well. Place orders online at our website or in room 415. […]
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2nd Graders Have a Message for the World

Have you wondered what those blue and gold yard signs that say, “BE KIND” are all about? With the current state of unrest in our country, and around the world, Mrs. Holly […]
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Science on the Susquehanna

On October 21, 2016, Mr. McCain and Mr. Vaughn took a group of their 8th grade science students on the annual canoeing field trip for the day with a group known as […]
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What’s Happening in November

November 2, 2016 End of 1st Marking Period November 5, 2016 Mini-THON 5K November 7, 2016 MAHS Picture Retake Day EARLY DISMISSAL FOR ELEMENTARY Parent Conferences in PM – report […]
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Basketball Cheerleading Tryouts

Students in grades 9-12 are eligible to tryout for cheerleading for the basketball season. Tryouts will be held November 16, 17, 18 in the Auxiliary Gym at the High School […]
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Board of Education Renews Contract with Superintendent

At the School Board meeting on Monday, October 24, 2016, the Middletown Area School District Board of Education unanimously approved Dr. Lori A. Suski for another five (5) year term as Superintendent […]
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2016 Homecoming Highlights

October 22, 2016 Alumni Honor Class of 1966 Blue Raiders, 42 – Boiling Springs, 6 Homecoming Queen – Sierra Smith escorted by Braedon Thomas
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Operation Safe Stop

On Wednesday, October 19, 2016, the 20th annual Operation Safe Stop will be conducted in communities across the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania as part of National School Bus Safety Week, which […]
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2016 Homecoming Court

  Joseph K. Brady is the son of Margaret Brady. Joe is a member of Link Crew, Key Club, the baseball team, and the golf team where he leads the […]
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PP&L Visits Reid

Fifth graders at Reid had the unique opportunity to hear a presentation from PP&L Electric Utilities company entitled “Take Action!” This session tied in closely to the fifth grade Science […]
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ABC27 Storm Track Center Visits Fink

On Wednesday, October 5, 2016, the ABC27 Storm Track Center Team brought their mobile weather center to Fink Elementary School. On the beautiful fall day, the students at Fink became camera operators, […]
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Arts & Communications @ MAMS

The students at Middletown Area Middle School participated in a career focus day for the purpose of introducing them to various vocations. In the field of Arts & Communications, students rotated […]
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At A Glance – October 2016

Welcome to the first 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 […]
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Students Build Benches for MAHS Lobby

During the years leading up to the opening of the new High School, MAHS staff was constantly brainstorming ways to get High School students to participate in the preparation of their new school. Mr. Carnes […]
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What’s Happening in October

October 7, 2016 Kunkel Walk for Education Reid Fun Run October 10, 2016 NO SCHOOL – Columbus Day October 15, 2016 MAHS Homecoming Dance October 17-21, 2016 Kunkel Book Fair […]
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School Newsletters – Fall 2016

With the start of the school year behind us, it is hard to believe we are already in FALL! The school newsletters below will give you a look at what’s […]
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