Lampeter-Strasburg District News
Martin Meylin's library ambassadors shelve books, give recommendations, and help librarians keep everything running smoothly. They also have a lot of fun!
Ten Martin Meylin Middle School students participated in the 36th annual Regional MathCounts competition at Millersville University.
Dominic Brazzle and Jillian Pontz were selected to play in the 2020 District VII Band Festival. Jillian also will perform in the Region V State Band Festival.
Twelve Martin Meylin students received nods from the school's creative arts teacher for embodying the characteristics of responsibility.
Seniors Hannah Schultheis and Josh Horst, junior Bryce Johnson, and sophomore Savannah Keenen are recognized for their achievements in February 2020.
Pioneer athletes competed in district and regional championships and Seth Beers scored his 1000th point in basketball during the 2020 postseason.
We will join schools around the country to celebrate the most important meal of the day during National School Breakfast Week: March 2-6, 2020.
Eighth-graders in Mrs. Williard's sixth period language arts class are planning several activities to raise money for Bethany Children's Home, a Berks County facility for abused, neglected, and abandoned children and young adults.
Congratulations to senior Luke Brodersen, who has advanced to the Finalist level in the 2020 National Merit Scholarship Program.
The Lampeter-Strasburg High School art department is excited to announce that more than two dozen students have been recognized in the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards and/or the Lancaster County Young Artist Awards this year.
Eighth-graders Bennett Wehibe and Kiera Knapp were crowned at the school's Valentine's Day dance on February 7.
Hoops for Heroes Nets $400 for Special Olympics
Shirts still available with donation
The February 5 Hoops for Heroes scrimmage, played at halftime during the varsity girls basketball game, raised $400 for the Special Olympics of Lancaster County. Several shirts are still available in the HS office for a donation of $5.
L-S High School faculty members selected a senior, two juniors, and a sophomore for honors based on their achievements in January 2020.
Responsible students in grades 6-8 received recognition from Martin Meylin faculty as the January 2020 Students of the Month.
Nine seniors pledged to play sports at their colleges of choice during a NCAA Commitment Day ceremony on February 5.
The girls swim team made history on January 28, defeating Ephrata to take home the district's first Section 2 championship!
Pioneer Wrestling: In This Family, No One Fights Alone
On January 22, Pioneer wrestlers held a benefit match with the theme "In This Family, No One Fights Alone." Coming alongside wrestling mom Sherry Cunningham, the team was able to raise over $1,000 for Help The Fight! and also supply 132 Chemo Care Bags for the Ann B. Barshinger Center.
The Lampeter-Strasburg Orchestra program will host the 2020 PMEA District Orchestra Festival from January 31-February 1. The select seven-county group includes four L-S High School students.
This video gives a glimpse inside third grade Circle the Wagons assemblies, at which students learn about and are rewarded for important soft skills like grit, kindness, and goal setting.
Sixth grader Carlos Berrios took home the gold in the 20th annual Martin Meylin Geography Bee. The contest tested the knowledge of the top six geography scholars in each grade.
Nine FFA members received Keystone Degrees and five received Jacket Scholarships at the 2020 PA FFA Mid-Winter Convention, which was held at the PA Farm Show.
Thirty student musicians - 15 from Martin Meylin Middle School and 15 from L-S High School - have been selected to perform in the 2020 County Band Festival on January 25 at Manheim Township High School.
Lampeter-Strasburg School District
1600 Book Rd., Lancaster PA 17602
Administration Building: 717-464-4699
Lampeter Elementary School: 717-358-1880
Hans Herr Elementary School: 717-509-0300
Martin Meylin Middle School: 717-509-0289
Lampeter-Strasburg High School: 717-509-0485