School News

Litten, Smith & Close sworn in for new school board term

by Kate Evans Incumbent Morgan County School Board members Aaron Close and Laura Smith and newly elected school board member Justin Litten were sworn into office in a Wednesday, June 29 ceremony at the school board office. Morgan County Commissioner Joel Tuttle administered the oaths of office and congratulated each on their reelection/election to the […]

County students will get free school meals through summer 2025

by Kate Evans The Morgan County School Board approved continuation of enrollment in the Community Eligibility Program (CEP) to provide all students with free breakfast and lunch effective through June 30, 2025. Child Nutrition Director Angie Beddow said that the Community Eligibility Program began in 2013. Their enrollment was locked in for four years and […]

Families, school celebrate Paw Paw High School Class of 2022

Stormy weather kept Paw Paw High School’s graduation events indoors on Friday, May 27 as families and community members gathered to celebrate the accomplishments of the 12 members of the Class of 2022. Principal Melinda Kasekamp opened the ceremonies, and was followed with speeches by Valedictorian Hannah Deschenes and Salutatorian Alexis Barker. Teacher Ryley McBride […]

Commencement sunny and bright for Berkeley Springs High School Class of 2022

The Class of 2022 took their last steps across the Berkeley Springs High School football field as students on Thursday, May 26 at the 133rd Annual Commencement Program. Weather was bright and sunny for the 113 graduates and their families who gathered on the field to celebrate the accomplishments of the class. Cadence Carpenter welcomed […]

Class of 2022 to graduate this week

Morgan County high schools are having their graduation ceremonies this week for the Class of 2022. The Berkeley Springs High School Alternative Education Program graduation ceremony is this evening May 25 at 5:30 p.m. The Berkeley Springs High School graduation ceremony is set for Thursday, May 26 at 5:30 p.m. Paw Paw High School’s graduation […]