2018 Kindergarten class graduates from Wilkes-Barre Academy
December 7, 2018
Wilkes-Barre Academy proudly presents its kindergarten class of 2018. Shown are, first row: Liliana Walsh, Kadyn Hernandez, Kalie Rojas, Jackson Roth, Temperence Wayman, Gracie Becker, Sophia Lewis, Charissa Nyo, Abby Banas, Peyton Courter, Brielle Spearing, Elaina Seltzer, Milo Pollins. Second row: Nico Cookus-Gnoinski, Remy Sosa, Olivia Foster, Gabrielle Mill, Emily Vodzak, Scarlet Reinert, Harper Richmond, Scarlett Dixon, Addison Cioco, Addison Gilmore, Addyson Coulter, Ian Arora, Spencer Drevenik, Brandon Rogers. Third row: Sarah McCaffrey, Maya Gates, Parkar Stoss, Ronnie GArrison, Parker Homza, Logan Ritsick, Landon Endler, Isiah Bailey, Aum Kaneria, Eileen Sholtis, Donetta Jane Nesta. Absent from photo: Audra Snyder
Wilkes-Barre Academy holds donation drive
November 18, 2018
Wilkes-Barre Academy students kicked off a donation drive with a Halloween dance. All middle school students were invited to donate items to the Blue Chip Farm Animal Rescue as their admission fee for the October dance. Afterward, the rest of the school was asked to lend their support with additional donations. The school managed to fill an entire SUV with items collected. Student council led the drive and plans to promote more charitable organizations throughout the school year. From left, are Khushi Syeed, Aubrey Spearing, Mackenzie Burk, Armaan Mansuri, Noah Ceklosky, Josh Cackowski, Angelina Goyne and Hannah Fox.
2018 Student Council
October 2, 2018
Wilkes-Barre Academy announces its new Student Council this year. Students will create events and activities for the school as well as promote community and world fundraising events. From left, first row, are Saami Alam, Kaelyn MacDonald, Spencer Drevenik, Emily Vodzak, Lavanya Kundal, Rayyan Rahman, Lily Davis. Second row, Miah Sims, Josh Cackowski, Noah Ceklosky, Rehaan Mansuri, Khushi Syed, Skylar Munoz and Aubrey Spearing. Third row, Hannah Fox, Angelina Goyne, Mackenzie Burk, Armaan Mansuri, Tyler Vodzak andMax Filchak
Wilkes-Barre Academy students place in math competition
June 21, 2017
Wilkes-Barre Academy participates in the Continental Math League each year. Five meets consisting of six- difficult mathematical questions complete the series. Students have 30 minutes to complete the six- questions and the top scores receive honorable mention, second-place and first-place awards. The winners from the seventh-grade, photo one, from left, are: Abdul Khan, honorable mention; Lauren Repella, Second-Place; and Caleb Cackowski, First-Place. Eighth-grade, photo two: Amelia Banks, honorable mention; Meredith Purcell, Second Place; and Shailee Desai, First Place.
Wilkes-Barre Academy receives grant
May 17, 2017
Landmark Community Bank has donated $2,500 to Wilkes-Barre Academy through the EITC Tax Program. At the presentation, from left, are: Cletta Salavantis and Cappie Evers, owners of Wilkes-Barre Academy; Bernie Popson, Landmark Community Bank; and Joan Corbett, grant administrator for Wilkes-Barre Academy.
Wilkes-Barre Academy back in session
September 15, 2016
The quiet hallways of Wilkes-Barre Academy became alive when they welcomed students from Pre-K to eighth-grade to the 2016-2017 school session. Second grade students on the school campus are: Blake Burk, Jaden Carter, Kaila Chung, Olivia Conahan, Christopher Dabrowski, Lily Davis, Emilia Elick, Alexis Gushanas, John Healey, Cole Kramer, Zaara Mansuri, Ella Matthews, Jack McLaughlin, Skylar Munoz, Gillian Parsons, Jaxon Pikul, Taylor Regulski, Ruby Reinert, Aizah Saeed, Sawyer Scaramastro, Gabby Shumbris and Colin Wittkopp.
Wilkes-Barre Academy cleans up the community
July 6, 2016
Student Council members at Wilkes-Barre Academy participated in Pick It Up PA Days. Students donned gloves and orange safety vests to pick up litter on the school grounds and along the roads near the school. Participants from left, first row, are: Jaxon Pikul, Wilkes-Barre; Gillie Parsons, Bear Creek; Josh Cackowski, Nanticoke and Kate Barth, Wilkes-Barre. Second row: Miah Sims, Warrior Run; Marin Purcell, Pittston; Tyler Vodzak, Shavertown; Cameron Craig, Hanover Township; Angelina Goyne, Swoyersville and Hannah Fox, Wilkes-Barre. Third row: Zahra Chittalia, Mountain Top; Paige Parsons, Bear Creek; Marissa Jason, Wilkes-Barre; Shailee Desai, Shavertown; Grace Parsons, Bear Creek; Amelia Banks, Exeter; Emily Urbanski, Mountain Top; Sonal Garg, Shavertown; Nathaniel Wren, Plymouth and Caleb Cackowski, Nanticoke.
Perfect SAT Score
January 9, 2015
Wilkes-Barre Academy Alumnus Samantha Desai Earns a Perfect Score on SAT
Welcome to West Point
July 26, 2014
Wilkes-Barre Academy alumni and Holy Redeemer senior, Allison Zablocky, accepted an appointment to West Point.