Downingtown Area School District

Congratulations to our Local High Schools on National Rankings!

US News & World Report High Schools

Of the nation’s 21,000- plus high schools reviewed by U.S. News & World Report, nine from Chester County received medals with Conestoga High School leading the way. Partnering with the California based nonprofit, RTI International, schools meeting certain criteria based on items, such as academic performance and graduation rates, had the chance to earn a […]

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Schools wrestle with opting out of Common Core


Across Pennsylvania, an increasing number of parents are refusing to allow their children to take state standardized tests. The Common Core is a national educational initiative that details what K–12 students should know in English language arts and mathematics at the end of each grade. Forty-two states, the District of Columbia and four territories have […]

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Unionville High School Art Gala Celebrates its 40th Year!

This annual event showcases local celebrated working artists, UHS Alumni, and current UHS Students along with live music and great food. The UHS Art Gala strives to include a variety of artists – both new and more established individuals – who express their talents through diverse mediums including painting, photography, glass, metal, and wood. The […]

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