Browsing: Octorara High School

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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How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying Production This Weekend

Octorara High School Performance Arts Department’s production of How To Succeed in Business Without Really Trying will be staged this weekend.


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Parkesburg’s Got Talent

This rendition of The Temptation’s hit ‘Build Me Up Butter Cup’ sung by a quartet of unnamed Octorara High School students on Valentine’s Day a few weeks ago, was posted to YouTube by Meridith Norris. Unfortunately,


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Two New Names To Octorara’s Emerging Swimming Legacy

Two days after Octorara alum and Cal Berkeley Freshman Cierra Runge broke the NCAA Record in the women’s 500 free with a time of 4:31.90, beating the previous record set last year by over .63 of


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Catching Up With Past Lenfest Scholarship Winners

By Brielle Kirk as published in the Winter 2014 edition of Octorara Outlook, Octorara High School’s student newspaper. Over the course of their high school careers, students think of where they will be after leaving high-school.


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Octorara Senior Earns Eagle Scout Award

Tyler Morris, a member of Atglen-based Boy Scout Troop 20 and a senior at Octorara High School, achieved the rank of Eagle, the highest award in Boy Scouting. Tyler is the son of Charyl Cazzille Morris


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Where Do We Turn For Peace

It is with much sadness that I note the passing of Daulton Pointek and Carli Imbierowicz Saturday evening.  Carly, an Octorara High School Junior, was just 16 while Daulton, a Senior at the same school, was


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Octorara Field Hockey Team Pays Tribute To Wyatt DeStephano

Octorara Field Hockey’s tribute to Wyatt DeStepano and the Destephano family during Mitochondrial Disease Awareness week. According to Wikipedia, Mitochondrial is a group of disorders caused by dysfunctional mitochondria, the organelles that generate energy for the


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Hank Detering Organizing Rafting Trip For Wounded Marines

Former Octorara High School Principal Hank Detering made it onto the front page of the Daily Local News this week with a story about a whitewater rafting trip down the Grand Canyon River for wounded active


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Where Is Octorara’s Class of 2014 Heading?

By Nicole Howarth Now that they’ve graduated, many former Octorara Area students like Spencer Fox, Lea Ann Anyon, and Erin Murphy are taking opportunities in order to pursue their ambitions. Lets see where they are going


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