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Octorara Contemplates Diving Into Aquaponics

Octorara Area School District leaders are splashing local headlines with talk of making their already-strong agriculture programs even better by diving into a new aquaponics adventure. “This will be a step above what other schools are


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Octorara High School Schedules African American Read-In

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Octorara Announces Homecoming / Fall Festival Events

by Jack Mariano Homecoming Week of 2014 begins with the opening of the Fall Festival Carnival on October 1st at 6:00 pm. Discounted rides and activities will be available this evening and will run throughout the


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Scott Cullen Takes ALS Challenge, And More

Scott Cullen, Octorara High School Band Director, not only gets in on the ALS challenge sweeping the country but, to his credit, takes it to a whole new level.


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Octorara Guidance Councilor’s Volunteer Work Honored

Dr. David Rutledge, long-serving Octorara HS guidance councilor was 8 volunteers honored by Chester County Economic Development Council earlier this month This from the June 20th edition of the Daily Local News: David Rutledge, school-to-career coordinator


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Octorara Teacher’s Association Makes Food Bank Contribution


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Octorara Intermediate School Hosts Family Math Night


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Octorara HS Spring Newsletter

OK, the formatting isn’t perfect.  I get that.  But there’s enough interesting news in the Spring 2014 Principal’s newsletter published by high school principal Scott Rohrer about what is going on in the High School to


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What’s The Matter With Octorara’s Track?

LancasterOnline focused on Victory Brewing and the Octorara Community Stadium Task Force’s May Black Tie and Blue Jeans event to raise money to repair the high school track. As mentioned earlier this week, the track around


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Lancaster Newspaper Covers Octorara’s School Security Debate

Local LancasterOnline reporter has a thoughtful and balanced article in today’s online edition about this week’s Community Forum focused on security on Octorara Area School District’s Highland Road Campus. The forum, sponsored by the Octorara School District, gave parents, residents,


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