Vocal Vikings perform at Viewmont

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Riverside Elementary Viking Voices recently performed at the Viewmont Mall during “Music in our Schools” month. Viking Voices members participated in the PMEA (Pennsylvania Music Educator’s Association) Music In Our Schools Month Concert at the Viewmont M (read more)

Old Forge High School PRIDE students

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Old Forge School High School has named its Devil PRIDE high school students. The students were chosen based on their recognition for outstanding demonstrations of Devil PRIDE. PRIDE stands for prepared, respectful, independent, dependable and example to o (read more)

February role models at Riverside

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From left, front row: Deigan Peperno, Branden Webb, Emmy Stone, Alex Ross, Abel Furman and Jenny Martinez. Second row: Kaylee Vasquez, Marcus Gudaitis, August Ritterbeck, William Geroulo, Jayden Dudzik and Ezekiel Echevarria. Back row: Morgan Gnall, Leyla (read more)

Reporter returns to her alma mater

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Cassie Semyon, reporter for WNEP-TV and a member of the Riverside High School Class of 2015, returned to her alma mater to read to the students at Riverside Elementary East School during Read Across America Week. (read more)

Media and Design regional winners

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The NEIU’s 13th annual regional competition in Media and Design was held recently and a number of Riverside School District students received awards, including sixth-grade students from Riverside Elementary East School. Pam Insalaca is the district’s advi (read more)

Award-winning service Riverside team honored for psychological health efforts

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The Riverside School District’s Community School-Based Behavioral Health (CSBBH) team is getting great results — and some accolades to go along with them. Last week, members of the CSBBH team learned they were chosen to receive the 2019 Robert B. Cormany (read more)

CPR in schools demonstration

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Second graders at Riverside Elementary West had a chance to learn the basics of CPR. (read more)

PRIDE elementary students

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Old Forge Elementary School District named its Devil PRIDE elementary school students for February. The students were chosen based on their recognition for outstanding demonstrations of Devil PRIDE. PRIDE stands for prepared, respectful, independent, depe (read more)

Taylor med student is Rose-a-Palooza organizer

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Stephanie Tilberry of Taylor, secretary of Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine’s (GCSOM) chapter of the American Medical Women’s Association (AMWA), along with other student leaders, helped to organize the school’s annual Rose-A-Palooza event. (read more)

Vikes student and teacher of the month

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At Riverside Junior-Senior High School, the following students and teacher have been chosen as VIKES of the month for February. They have been selected because they exemplify the qualities a Riverside Viking should have: vison, involvement, knowledge, exc (read more)

Perfect score

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Tess Parchinski, a seventh-grade Riverside student from Moosic, got a perfect score on her sixth-grade PSSA math test. She scored 52 out of 52 points on the test. Josh Aniska is Tess’ sixth-grade math teacher. It is no surprise that mathematics is her fav (read more)

Old Forge Alumni of the month: Bobby Rinaldi

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What year did you graduate from Old Forge High School? I graduated in 2015. Did you attend any schooling after Old Forge High School? I earned my undergraduate Bachelor of Science in biology at Villanova University. I plan on attending Geisinger Commonwea (read more)

Helping at the market

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Volunteers for the month of February worked at Riverside Elementary East School’s free children’s produce market. The produce market is made possible through the Weinberg Northeast Regional Food Bank. From left: administrative assistant Diane Besecker and (read more)

Snapshots

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Scenes from the girls District 2, Class AA final between Old Forge and Holy Cross. The Lady Crusaders won 43-38. PHOTOS BY BOB KOLVECK (read more)

Snapshots

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At Old Forge Elementary School, students and staff celebrated Read Across America Week on the birthday of beloved children’s author Dr. Seuss. The school had guest readers, a read-a-thon, dress-down days and games and activities. (read more)

Snapshots

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At Riverside Elementary East and West, students and staff celebrated Read Across America Week on the birthday of beloved children’s author Dr. Seuss. The celebration included many reading-related activities such as dress-down days, guest readers, essay co (read more)

Undefeated season

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The Old Forge eighth-grade boys basketball team was undefeated this season. From left, first row: Joe Macciocco, Tyler Pepsin, Robert Kania and Angelo Fumanti. Second row: coach Pete Sulla, Casey Holzman, Mario Colarusso, Anthony Cole, Matt Kuckla, Matt A (read more)