North Dakota State University hosted the Northern Plains Region Competition on December 5-6 in Fargo, ND. Seventeen students representing Clarion Area competed against teams from North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Pennsylvania, New York, Ohio and Winnipeg, Canada. Teams are judged in the categories of Marketing, Robot Design & Games, Spirit & Sportsmanship, Engineering Notebook and Exhibit. Clarion BEST Robotics finished in the top ten of thirty eight teams competing this year for the BEST Award. Clarion competes locally at Grove City College "Wolverine Hub." Thank you to everyone who supported the team this year.
All of us here at Clarion Area would like to extend our wishes for a wonderful holiday season to our entire Clarion community. We have a number of concerts and events coming up this month. Please don't forget to check out the schedules and locations in the "District Calendar" section here on the site.
Clarion Area School District has signed up for a national survey on technology in education called Speak Up. Please visit the link below and complete the survey to provide us information for future planning. Your opinion is appreciated and will contribute to the future direction of our schools. The deadline for completion of the survey is December 19, 2014.
The Clarion Lady Cats won a fifth straight District 9 Class A volleyball title after a three-set sweep of Elk County Catholic Saturday afternoon at St. Marys Area High School. It was Clarion’s eighth in nine years overall and 10th since 2001.
The second-seeded Lady Cats beat top-seeded Elk County Catholic, 25-19, 25-17, 25-11, capping a perfect postseason for Clarion, which didn’t lose a set in wins over Otto-Eldred, Redbank Valley, Keystone and then ECC.