PITTSTON: The Pittston Area School District is holding kindergarten registration for the 2013-2014 school year May 20-23. Registration hours are 9-11 a.m. and 1-3 p.m. at the Pittston Area Primary Center, Rock Street, Hughestown.
Students will be registered alphabetically according to their last name. The schedule is as follows: May 20, A-F; May 21, G-L; May 22, M-R; and May 23, S-Z.
All students must be five years old by Aug. 31. Parents must provide child’s birth certificate and immunization records and proof of residency. Hearing and vision screenings will be given at registration. Children will also receive a reading readiness assessment.
Registration packets are available at the Kindergarten, Primary and Intermediate Centers. Packets can be picked up between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. Packets can be completed at home and brought to registration.
For more information, call the Pittston Area Kindergarten Center at 654-0503 or the Primary Center at 655-3785.
PITTSTON: WVIA will announce the winners of its V-Media program contests and competitions during the WVIA Scholastic Achievement Awards Show at 8 p.m. on May 16 on WVIA-TV.
Students competed in contests and competitions that include PBS Go! Young Writers and Illustrators Contest, Great Teachers Essay Contest, Congressional Arts Competition, Artist of the Year and Scholastic Scrimmage.