Over spring break a group of teachers, administrators, parents, and one student went on an amazing journey across Turkey. The group started their trip in the tropical paradise of Antalya, where the view of the Mediterranean Sea and the beautiful mountains are unparalleled.
On April 12th, 2014, Young Scholars won the fourth place in Odyssey of the Mind PA state competition in Division 2 problem #4. Our team build a 17 gram structure out of balsa wood that held 125 pounds of weight.
During the week of April 7th, YSWPCS participated with the American Heart Association in the first annual Jump Rope for Heart. The event was held during each student’s Physical Education class. Students had the opportunity to learn more about ways they can exercise on their own, and eat healthier in order to better their lives and maintain a healthy lifestyle.
It’s Kennywood Picnic Time! Young Scholars of WPA Charter School is having our first School Picnic at Kennywood Park on June 7, 2014! We will be taking orders for tickets from now until May 9.
Young Scholars held a pep rally on Friday, March 21st during their afternoon classes. The staff kicked off the assembly with a surprise “Flash Mob” dance! Our Tiger Cheerleaders performed crowd participation cheers as well as their routines and band dances for the school.
Teachers helped to organize Fun Day for the students who will take the PSSA during this week. First, our staff bought breakfast items and served to all students’ 3rd-7th grade in the morning. Students invited their teachers to their table to eat together.