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 Kindergarten graduates
June 11, 2017
Wilkes-Barre Academy presents the kindergarten class of 2017. The class has shown exceptional skill development and effort. Class members, and staff, from left, first row, are: Kaden McPeek, Emma Moreck, Devin Ashoford, Ellyana Urbaez, Mila Shell, Marley Wynder, Sabaha Quresh and Rayyan Rahman. Second row: Chayce Yazwinsky, Dominic Gleco, Jacob Bratlee, Marley Mazur, Evan Gomez, Isabella DeLeon, Luke Conahan, Shashwat Vishwakarma and Lavanya Kundal. Third row: Miss Audra Snyder, Samah Saeed, Lillyan Chung, Aubryana Brown, Sebastion Major, Ava Kramer, Natasha Opachko, Isobel Pintchuck and Mrs. Eileen Sholtis.
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.