• East Cocalico considers tax incentive program

    East Cocalico Township and the Cocalico School District are considering a tax incentive program that aims to draw new business and spur commercial improvements along the Route 272 corridor or beyond. At a school board work session...

    • Posted September 6, 2018
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  • Head Start program keeps Pre-K at Reamstown

    Just weeks after learning state funding for its preschool program was being discontinued, Cocalico School District is starting the school year with 50 percent more seats for its youngest students. It’s a reversal that school leaders say...

    • Posted August 22, 2018
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  • Cocalico votes to expand service center

    Cocalico School District is moving forward with plans to expand its service center, an area housing transportation, maintenance and food services. At a meeting Monday night, July 23, the school board voted 8-0 to approve a contract...

    • Posted July 25, 2018
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  • Snyder named Adamstown principal

    *In the print edition, this story’s continuation was accidentally and unfortunately omitted. This web edition contains the full article. The Review intends on re-running this story in next week’s edition. Adamstown Elementary School will have its second...

    • Posted June 20, 2018
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  • School District examines budget for new year

    Cocalico School District readied itself for the 2018-19 school year on May 21, making a series of purchasing, hiring, and procedural votes needed to set a new academic year. In a housekeeping move, the school board voted...

    • Posted May 25, 2018
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  • Second grader Trevor Michaels shows board members Desiree Wagner (left) and Kevin Eshleman and Superintendent Ella Musser how he programs music using Osmo and the Coding Jam app. Photo by Kim Marselas
    High-tech toy teaches students how to code

    Cocalico school board members spent the first few minutes of their April meeting playing with a high-tech toy. On April 16, Reamstown Elementary School principal Beth Haldeman and second-grade teacher Jennifer Schwambach presented the board with a...

    • Posted April 18, 2018
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  • CHS assembly will address active shooter situations

    Cocalico High School will hold an assembly next month to help better prepare students in the case of an active shooter or other emergency. Nathan Van Deusen, the district’ assistant to the superintendent for elementary education, explained...

    • Posted February 28, 2018
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  • High school assistant principal, Anthony DiMatteo, was promoted to middle school principal on Jan. 22. Photo by Kimberly Marselas
    DiMatteo promoted to middle school principal

    Cocalico School District on Jan. 22 promoted high school assistant principal Anthony DiMatteo to the top post at Cocalico Middle School. DiMatteo officially started as middle school principal on Tuesday. He replaces Bradley Testa, whose sudden departure...

    • Posted January 24, 2018
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  • New member appointed to Cocalico School Board

    The Cocalico School District appointed a new member to its ranks on Monday, naming a theater pro and current Cocalico parent to a two-year term. Brett Buckwalter, 55, of Reinholds, will fill the vacant seat beginning Jan....

    • Posted January 10, 2018
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  • School district will not seek tax cap exceptions

    Cocalico School District will not seek any exceptions to the state’s predetermined tax cap for 2018-19, school board members decided at a meeting Monday night. By passing an “opt-out” resolution, the district agreed to cap any increase...

    • Posted December 20, 2017
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