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Upcoming Events
No events are scheduled.
 
District Announcements
Early Dismissal
Grades 7-12 will dismiss at 2pm on Friday December 9th.  Buses will be available for those students that ride them.
Congratulations, Maddie!
Congratulations, Maddie!
 
Maddie Martin recently signed her National Letter of Intent to play basketball at New Jersey Institute of Technology in Newark, NJ.  


 
1st row, left to right:  Dave Martin, father; Maddie Martin; and Jennifer Martin, mother.
2nd row, left to right:  Timothy Hopkins, assistant principal; Mike O'Malley, assistant coach; Margo Balderson, guidance counselor; Paige Martin, sister; and Ben O'Brien, coach.
Congratulations, Andy!
Congratulations, Andy!
 
Andy Salzmann recently signed his National Letter of Intent to play baseball at Goldey-Beacom College in Wilmington, DE.


 
1st row, left to right:  Pauline Keating, grandmother; Karen Salzmann, mother; Andrew Salzmann; Russ Salzmann, father; and Dale Salzmann, brother.
2nd row, left to right:  Vito Ruggiero, assistant coach; Margo Balderson, guidance counselor; Mark Finan, coach;  Joe Keating, grandfather; and Timothy Hopkins, assistant principal.
Veteran's Day
Dunmore High School recently had an assembly for Veterans Day honoring our nation's veterans.  Former Scranton Mayor David Wenzel served as the guest speaker.  




 
1st row, left to right:  Colonel Anne Hoffman, retired Army; Joe Durkin, Post 13; Mayor Wenzel; Sergeant Ciro Cardenas; and Bob Hogan, Post 13.
2nd row, left to right:  Timothy Hopkins; Steve Lavelle, commander of American Legion Post 13; John Rybcinski; commander of VFW Post 3474 Dunmore; Willie O'Malley, Vietnam veteran; Robert Bistran; Joe Muracco, Dunmore School Board; Cory Lawless; Private Brenda Galeno; John McHale, Vietnam veteran; Kevin McHale; John Marichak, superintendent; and Nick Maldonato.
Scholarship Information for Seniors
SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT CRITERIA DUE
DATE
HOW TO OBTAIN AN
APPLICATION
PSECU SCHOLARSHIP   Up to $8,000  Member of PSECU by
 December 31, 2016
Feb 22, 2017 psecu.com/scholarships  or call:
 800.237.7328
WILLIAM H. AND
JEANNE WALSH
SCHOLARSHIP
$1000 to
$2500
Have to major in education or nursing; ALSO, academics,
Recommendations, SAT’s, Essay, Financial Need
Jan 10, 2017 See Mrs. Balderson for application
 PENNSYLVANIA
AFL-CIO
SCHOLARSHIP
 $500 to
$2,000
 PA AFL-CIO Affiliated Union
Member 1,500 word essay
 Jan 26, 2017  PA AFL-CIO at 717-231-2864 or
800-242-3770
See Mrs. Balderson for application
         
         
         
         
 
SEE MRS. BALDERSON FOR ALL APPLICATIONS,
OR APPLY ON LINE.              
 
Christmas at the Corners!


The Dunmore School District Art Department spread Holiday Cheer to the Dunmore Corners.  Thank you Mrs. Hogan, Mrs. Jimmie, and Mrs. Ondek.  Special thanks to our students for their outstanding work!
Poinsettia sale
Spanish Club Poinsettia/Fresh Wreath Sale
            The Spanish Club is conducting its annual Poinsettia /Frasier Fir Wreath Fundraiser from November 14th to December 5th.  The poinsettias will cost $10 each for a 6” poinsettia of the color of your choice (red, white, pink, or marble).and the 26 inch wreaths cost $20.00. Vouchers will be given out for the poinsettias/ wreaths and will be redeemable at Jerry’s For All Seasons on or after December 9, 2011.
 
                        Thank you for your support,
                        Mrs. Linda Baker and the Spanish Club Officers
 
Spanish Club Poinsettia /Wreath Sale
$10 per Certificate for one 6” poinsettia
$20 per certificate for one 26” Frasier Fir Wreath
NEPA affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure
Dunmore High School recently presented a check in the amount of $2,750 to the NEPA affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure.  Students raised funds through a pink t-shirt sale and pink ribbon sale as part of their annual DHS Kickoff for the Cure event.  The DHS Service Club would like to thank all members of the Dunmore School District community who participated in this event.
 
Gathered for the check presentation are senior class officers and Ashley Fischetti, organizer of the pink campaign.  Pictured from left to right:  Nick Maldonato, Timothy Hopkins, Colin Holmes, Ashley Fischetti, Dolly Woody, executive director of NEPA's Susan G. Komen, Gina Tallo, Kathleen Klatt, and Michael Dougherty.
 

celebrate Sober
Congratulations to this years student entries into the celebrate sober contest!


Autumn 2016
Check out the Autumn 2016 edition of our school newspaper, The Crimson Courier, under the top navigation menu on the high school website, or click the picture below...

Raising the Buck
The class of 2017 is "Raising the Buck."  As a graduation gift to the school, the seniors will be raising money to donate a Buck Statue.  To do this they will be collecting money at sporting events, selling T-shirts, accepting donations, and holding other fundraising endeavors.  We thank you for your support.  If you have any questions please contact Nick Maldonato or Colin Holmes.
 
Pathways to Excellence Planner
The high school guidance department developed an excellent tool to help students plan their curricular path to graduation.

Click HERE to view this helpful document.

 
Walking Trail Closed During School Hours
The WALKING TRAIL around the Dunmore School District Campus will be CLOSED during school hours. Those hours are 7 a.m. – 3 p.m. The Trail will be Open on weekends and non-school days.
This is being done to ensure the SAFETY of all students. It is not possible to allow outside access to our facilities while schools are in session.
We apologize for any inconvenience, but STUDENT SAFETY must be at the forefront of every decision we make. 
School Announcements
Colleges that Dunmore High School Students Attended 2011-2015
 
Albright College
Alvernia University
American University
Antonelli Institute
Arizona State University
Ave Maria University
Becker College
Binghamton University
Bloomsburg University
Boston College
Catholic University of America
Cazenovia College
Clarion University
Coastal Carolina University
Colgate University
Concordia College
Cornell University
Culinary Institute
Delaware Valley College
DeSales University
Drew University
Drexel University
East Stroudsburg University
Fairfield University
Fairleigh Dickinson University
Fashion Inst. of Technology
Florida Atlantic University
Florida Gulf Coast University
Fordham University
Fortis Institute
Gannon University
George Washington University
Hilbert College
Immaculata University
Indiana University
Ithaca University
Johnson College
Johnson & Wales University
Keystone College
Kings College
Kutztown University
Lackawanna College
Lafayette College
Lancaster Bible College
Lebanon Valley College
Lehigh University
Liberty University
Lock Haven University
Loyola University
Lycoming College
Luzerne County Comm. College
Mansfield University
Marist University
Marywood University
Massachusetts Institute of Tech
Messiah College
Milford Academy
Millersville University
Misericordia University
Moravian College
Mount Aloysius College
Muhlenberg College
North Florida State University
North Hampton College
Oklahoma State University
PA College of Technology
PA College of Art & Design
Penn State University
Philadelphia University
Rensselaer Polytechnic
Rochester Institute of Technology
Rutgers University
Saint Joseph's University
Salisbury Prep School
Slippery Rock University
Springfield College
St. John's University
SUNY at Stony Brook
Susquehanna University
Syracuse University
Temple University
University of Central Florida
University of Colorado Boulder
University of Delaware
University of Notre Dame
University of Pittsburgh
University of Rochester
University of Scranton
University of Tennessee
Utica College
Valley Forge Christian College
Villanova University
Virginia Tech
West Chester University
West Point
West Virginia University
Widener University
Wilkes University
 
 
 
SAT and ACT SCHEDULE
 
***SCHOOL CODE:  391-080***
 
SAT SCHEDULE
 FEE:  $57 with essay    $45 without essay
Register on-line at www.collegeboard.com
 
TEST DATE                                    DEADLINE
November 5, 2016                          October 7, 2016
December 3, 2016                          November 3, 2016
January 21, 2017                           December 21, 2016
March 11, 2017                               February 10, 2017
May 6, 2017                                    April 7, 2017
June 3, 2017                                   May 9, 2017                
 
Check or money order should be made payable to The College Board.  Students should register to take the SAT’s at Scranton High School (39-640).
*SAT II subject area tests are offered on the same dates as the SAT I test except for the month of March.
 
ACT SCHEDULE 
FEE:  $58.50 with writing   $42.50 without writing   
Register on-line at www.actstudent.org
 
TEST DATE                                              DEADLINE
December 10, 2016                                 November 4, 2016
February 11, 2017                                   January 13, 2017
April 8, 2017                                              March 3, 2017
June 6, 2017                                             May 5, 2017
 
Check or money order should be made payable to ACT Registration.  Students should register to take the ACT’s at Scranton High School (205110).
 
Please note! You get to choose 4 colleges to send your scores to when you register.  If you are planning on playing sports at the college level for a Division I or II school, one of your 4 choices should be the NCAA Clearinghouse and the code is 9999.  If Penn State (any campus) is one of your 4 choices, their code is 2660.  I give you this information because these two entities do not accept your SAT/ACT scores from high school transcripts, only directly from the CollegeBoard/ACT.
 
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