April Is Counseling Awareness Month


April Is Counseling Awareness MonthSpotlight on Counselor Paul Brigman

In honor of Counseling Awareness Month, we’d like to thank the SCASD counselors who guide and support their students every day. Now more than ever, their work is critical in shaping our kids’ lives. One component of the SCASD Education Foundation’s mission is to make mental health resources available to all students. In recent years, statistics about suicidal ideations and attempts among high school students have been alarming. We value the work of counselors like Paul Brigman, a SCASD grad who is now giving back to the district. Brigman hopes to see counseling and other mental health services destigmatized.

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Why the Need for a Foundation? Your Questions Answered


With the establishment of the SCASD Education Foundation last fall, we recognize that many of you have questions about our purpose, our mission, and our plan to enhance the educational experience for all students in our district. We’ve been hearing questions such as “Aren’t my taxes enough?” “How will my student benefit?” and “What if I don’t have a student in the district?”

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State High Senior Cycles 500 Miles in Five Days to Raise Money, Awareness


 State High Senior Cycles 500 Miles in Five Days to Raise Money, AwarenessOn March 28, Lewis Yeaple, a senior at State High, hit the 500 mile mark. Yeaple spent five days over Spring Break pedaling around Centre County to achieve a personal goal and support a cause that hits close to home.

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