Education

New Eligibility Guidelines for Free and Reduced School Meals Announced for...

The Pennsylvania Department of Education announced that updated federal income eligibility guidelines for free and reduced-price school meals and free milk for the 2020-21...

PA Partnership Aimed at Unlocking $100M in Student Loan Savings During...

Attorney General Josh Shapiro announced a partnership with Summer, a social enterprise, to provide free student loan assistance for all residents during the COVID-19 crisis. As...

DEP Awards over $434,000 in Environmental Education Grants to Benefit Youth,...

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection awarded $434,168 in Environmental Education Grants to 55 projects that will engage youth and adults in Environmental Justice...

“Prom 2020” is On for 9 High Schools in Central Pennsylvania

No prom.  No graduation.  No senior trips.  The Covid-19 pandemic may have brought schools and activities to a halt but "Prom 2020" is on! ...

Four Universities Receive Funding for COVID-19 Response Through Manufacturing Innovation Challenge

Governor Tom Wolf announced the seven project awardees of $174,603 in new funding through the Manufacturing PA Innovation Program COVID-19 Challenge to address the...

$157.5 Million Now Available for School Health and Safety Grants to...

Governor Tom Wolf announced that The School Safety and Security Committee (SSSC) within the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency (PCCD) has approved the...

Auditor General Completes Audit of Cumberland Valley School District, Urges Updates...

Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today said Pennsylvania’s anti-bullying law should be strengthened to ensure that schools districts are reporting all instances of bullying and...

Penn State University to Resume In-Person Classes for Fall 2020 Semester

Penn State students can expect to return to campus this fall.  According to the university, in-person classes will begin on August 24, after several...

Commonwealth Charter Academy to Hold Virtual Graduation Ceremonies

Commonwealth Charter Academy (CCA), Pennsylvania’s largest public cyber charter school serving and educating students and families in grades K through 12 across the state,...

HACC to Remain Closed for Classes on Campus til End of...

Upon review of federal and state guidelines and the collegewide COVID-19 Task Force recommendations, HACC has developed a four-phased approach (pdf) to reopening our campuses. Our...

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