Our District News

The School Board Meetings scheduled tonight, January 8, 2018, are cancelled. The Board will hold their Work Session next Monday, January 15, 2018 at 6:00 PM with the Regular Meeting at 7:00 PM. The Curriculum Committee Meeting and Finance Meeting will be rescheduled to later dates (TBD).

The School Board will meet in a Curriculum Committee Meeting (5:30 PM) and Work Session (6:00 PM) on Monday, January 8, 2018 in Classroom 112 A & B at the High School, 200 E. Myrtle St, Littlestown.

Check back around 7:00 AM Friday Morning for any updates.

Two Delay Today, Thursday, January 4, 2018

The High School Guidance Department is excited to announce that we will be offering the SAT on Tuesday April 10th 2018, here at LHS during the regular school day! The cost of the SAT is $46 or $8 if the student receives free/reduced lunch. Students should register and submit payment to Ms. Clabaugh in the Guidance office by February 9th. Please contact the Guidance office at X 2262 if you have any questions.

On January 18th, Tech Prep at the Gettysburg Area High School will be hosting their 1st Annual Open House from 5-7 pm.    Primary audience is parents of current 10th grade students, however, younger students and parents are invited to attend as well so that they can start thinking about possible career choices earlier in their educational journey.

Congratulations to our November Students of the Month - Lyliana Kessler, 3rd Grade; Wyatt Stonesifer, 5th Grade; Chelsea Monsell, 8th Grade; Bethany Shifflett, 7th Grade (October); Blake Pierson, 12th Grade; and Madison Kohls, 12th Grade

Board Regular Meeting

December 8, 2017

The Board of Directors will meet in regular session on Monday, December 11, 2017 at 7:00 PM in the Board Room located in ACES, 162 Newark Street, Littlestown.

The Board will hold their annual Re-Organization Meeting on Monday, December 4, 2017 at 6:00 PM in the Board Room located in the right wing of ACES.

Board Work Session

December 1, 2017

The School Board will meet in a Work Session on Monday,December 4, 2017 at 6:00 PM in the Board Room located in the back right wing of ACES

Congratulations to our October Students of the Month - Aiden Kurland, 1st Grade, ACES; Benedicte' Parker, 4th Grade, ACES; Bethany Shifflett, 7th Grade, MAMS; Joshua Stevens, 12th Grade, LHS; and Simon Sauvageau, 12th Grade, LHS.

If you weren't able to make the presentation or missed it on November 7th, here is a complete video of the presentation!

"Order your High School yearbook now at Balfour.com.

Effective December 11, 2017, the MySchoolBucks convenience fee will increase $0.54 per payment from $1.95 to $2.49 due to the rise in card schemes costs.  This is the first increase in 16 years for this service provided to the district.

The Board will meet in Regular Session on Monday, November 20, 2017 at 7:00 PM in the Board Room located in the Administration Wing at Alloway Creek Elementary School, 162 Newark Street, Littlestown, PA 17340.

The contents of Rolling Acres is open for bidding by Hurley Auction. Bidding is open now through December 1st. Preview of items is November 30th and pick up of items will be on December 5th, 6th, and 7th.

FFA Poinsettia and Fruit Sale

November 15, 2017

Orders must be received by November 17th with payment made payable to Littlestown FFA. Poinsettia's can be picked up December 7th from 3-6pm and Fruit picked up on December 19th from 3-6pm.

Board Work Session

November 10, 2017

The School Board will meet in a Work Session on Monday, November 13, 2017 at 6:00 PM in the Board Room located in the back right wing of ACES

On Opening Day for the 2017-2018 school year, the LASD staff participated in a fundraiser to exchange a Lincoln (penny) for a Lincoln ($5).  The total staff donations totaled $640.00!

Look for Report Cards being sent home with Students in Grades 6-12 Today!

Please join us on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 from 6:00-7:00 pm in the Maple Avenue Middle School Auditorium to learn more about how Littlestown Area School District is improving peer relations and making schools a more positive place for students to learn and develop.

On Thursday Nov. 9th from 8-3 High School counselors will be available to assist families with completing the FASFA at the HIgh School. Computers will be available for those who need them. Please contact Ms. Clabaugh at ext. 2262 for more information or to schedule a time. Thank you.

We are all seeking closure on this topic as we have already replaced Mr. Oaster and have moved forward as a school district. LASD will wait for formal notification and then act accordingly as a school board in the months ahead. The victims deserve praise and respect for coming forward to start the investigation and allow the judicial system to render a verdict.

Congratulations to our September Students of the Month - Joshua Lester, ACES; Dalton Persing, MAMS; Hanna Riley, LHS; and Brigid Costello, LHS!

Custom bricks will be for sale to be installed in the main entrance plaza of the stadium. Three sizes are available for purchase at 4x8, 8x8, and 12x12. This is a great opportunity to show your bolt pride, leave a legacy, and help build something that the kids, district and community really deserve!