News HeadlinesKutztown High News

Kutztown High School News Submitted by Alumni

Kutztown High School News From Around The Web

Kutztown tops Marian Catholic  69News WFMZ-TV

Kutztown High faced Marian Catholic in a non-league baseball contest.

Kutztown High FFA students attend leadership conference  Reading Eagle

Three Kutztown High School FFA members recently attended the FFA State Legislative Days Leadership Conference in Harrisburg. Megan Dieter, Odessa Mark ...

Young ag leaders: Megan Dieter  Reading Eagle

Megan Dieter is a senior at Kutztown High School. She lives on a farm in Kempton that has been in her family for more than 70 years, and she is very excited to ...

Kutztown Ward 2 polling place changed  Reading Eagle

Voters will go to the Kutztown High School Stadium Field House.

Kutztown High starts anew this season  69News WFMZ-TV

Kutztown High School football brings in a new coach this season.

Kutztown High School graduates 116 seniors  Reading Eagle

Julie Stark, Class of 1979, spoke at commencement exercises in the school auditorium.

Kutztown High School dedicates its new stadium  Reading Eagle

Hundreds turned out for a day of festivities that included activities and performances.

Kutztown High School 2018 graduation list  Reading Eagle

Kutztown High School graduation is June 8. (Note: The list includes names of all seniors. It does not necessarily indicate graduation on June 8). Class members:.

Kutztown High School set to unveil newly expanded stadium  Reading Eagle

Dedication for the facility, which underwent $3.4 million in renovations, will take place Sunday.

Kutztown High School Odyssey of Mind team advances to World Finals  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

The Kutztown High School Odyssey of the Mind team placed second at the Pennsylvania State Odyssey of the Mind tournament April 7 and advances to the ...

Berks' Best 2018 vocational/technical skills winner: Jordan Noecker, Kutztown High School  Reading Eagle

The Kutztown teen hopes to use the advertising skills gained at Berks Career and Technology Center to pursue a career in marketing.

Question raised by escalating safety concerns: Should schools be off limits on Election Day?  Allentown Morning Call

Lehigh Valley school districts weigh safety concerns of schools as polling places.

Berks' Best 2018 foreign languages winner: Jordan Dunn, Kutztown High School  Reading Eagle

Trips to South America fuel her passion for Spanish fluency.

Kutztown tennis coaches Louann and Dale Reppert presented Aces Award  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

The Berks County Tennis Association presented Kutztown tennis coaches Louann and Dale Reppert with the 2018 Berks County Tennis Community Aces ...

Hexhibition opens in Kutztown  Reading Eagle

The display features unusual Pennsylvania Dutch hex signs.

Young Ag Leaders: Odessa Mark  Reading Eagle

The senior at Kutztown High School wants to help develop sustainability that works with nature instead of against it.

Pennsylvania steps away from School Performance Profiles, but scores still available  Reading Eagle

According to those profiles, 36 of the 99 schools in the county to receive scores were above the state-set benchmark of 70.

Kutztown declares disaster Saturday when Saucony Creek crests banks  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

Heavy rainfall on Friday, Aug. 3 lead to early morning flooding on Saturday, Aug. 4. Saucony Creek crested its banks and flooded nearby roadways, school ...

Kutztown Odyssey of the Mind team places 13th at World Finals  Reading Eagle

A team from Owen J. Roberts High School placed 16th.

Kutztown Cougars Rifle Team offers perspectives on mass shootings  Reading Eagle

The coach says members can handle the weapons safely and know the difference between the right and wrong uses.

Kutztown celebrates grand opening of new stadium | News  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

Kutztown Area School District, along with the Kutztown Education Foundation, celebrated the grand opening of the new stadium on May 6.

Kutztown High honorees made famous art, famous movies and big difference  Reading Eagle

Renowned artist Keith Haring and visual effects specialist Julie Stark are the school's 2018 distinguished alumni.

Spotlight: Kutztown Folk Festival named a finalist for Best Cultural Festival title  Reading Eagle

The festival, entering its 70th year, is asking attendees to vote for the event before the international contest ends.

Kutztown High School Walkout joins student-driven movement that rejects fear and hate, embraces compassion  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

More than 140 Kutztown Area High School students walked out of their classes at 10:13 a.m. on March 14 for the #Enough National School Walkout in honor of ...

Kutztown Folk Fest tradition: 94-year-old tells story of hanging of Susanna Cox  Allentown Morning Call

For more than 20 years, June DeTurk has climbed the 13 steps to the top of the wooden gallows at the Kutztown Folk Festival to tell the story of the hanging of ...

Financing package OK'd for $11.9 million project at Kutztown High School  Reading Eagle

The Kutztown School Board approved a financing package Tuesday night to fund the major part of the $11.9 million renovation and expansion of Kutztown.

5 celebrities with Berks County connections  Reading Eagle

Many famous people have connections to Berks County. Here is a first batch to peruse, with one of the most prominent current celebrities leading off: Taylor Swift ...

Science Olympiad challenges young scientists from Berks and beyond  Reading Eagle

Zachary Kauffman and Dylan Baer, students at Exeter Junior High School, matched wits with gravity Thursday at the Central Eastern Regional Science Olympiad ...

Kutztown Valedictorian: 'Class of 2018, live boldly' | News  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

The Kutztown Area High School Class of 2018 sat on stage in front of an auditorium full of family, friends and educators during the 102nd annual ...

Kutztown High School graduates 106 at its 100th commencement  Reading Eagle

The ceremony celebrated the Class of 2016 and a century of success.

Kutztown Elementary School custodian wins Berks County Intermediate Unit honor  Reading Eagle

Dale Bond, who earned the Annie Sullivan Award, enjoys interacting with children.

Holiday food drives in full swing at Kutztown High  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

The students at Kutztown Area High School are not only working hard in the classroom and on the athletic fields, but also are working hard to give back to their.

Kutztown Student Council hosts 4th annual Mini-THON, raises $5800 for pediatric cancer research  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

Kutztown Area High School Student Council held their 4th annual Mini-THON on Friday, Feb. 16 to Saturday, Feb. 17. More than 40 high school students ...

Gov. Mifflin senior named Outstanding Young Woman  Reading Eagle

Jessica Gehman is the winner of the Berks County contest at Kutztown High School.

Cancer proves no match for Kutztown High swimmer  Reading Eagle

When she gathered with her family this month and signed a national letter of intent to swim at Penn State, Nikolette Nolte fulfilled a longstanding dream.

Kutztown hosts 11 Jazz Bands at Annual Jazz Festival | News  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

Fleetwood, Oley Valley, Governor Mifflin, Pottstown, Boyertown Junior High, Wilson West, and Spring-Ford middle school jazz bands won outstanding ...

Kutztown High School 2017 graduation list  Reading Eagle

Kutztown High School graduation was June 6.Class members (the list includes names of all seniors. It does not necessarily indicate graduation on June.

SteelStacks High School Jazz Band Showcase finalists announced (PHOTOS)

During the finals, each band performed a 20-minute set before a live audience and the judges.

Six area high school jazz bands to compete Sunday in annual SteelStacks Showcase  Allentown Morning Call

Six area high school jazz bands will compete in the finals of the 2019 SteelStacks High School Jazz Band Showcase on Sunday, March 17, at Musikfest Cafe at ...

Kutztown Junior battling cancer crowned Prom Princess | News  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

Kutztown junior Nikolette Nolte, who is battling cancer, was crowned Prom Princess at the 2017 Kutztown Area High School Prom held at Bear Creek Resort on ...

Berks County Election Board approves polling location changes  Reading Eagle

Voters in five Berks County precincts will be headed to new polling locations this spring. The county elections board approved the polling place changes for the ...

Kutztown High School graduates 116  Reading Eagle

Kutztown High School held graduation exercises Thursday in the high school auditorium.The 116 graduates in the Class of 2015 accepted diplomas from S.

Sweet 16 party converted into fundraiser for Berks Catholic football player  Reading Eagle

The girlfriend of Anthony Myers gives her special day over to a community looking to support his fight against cancer.

#NikiStrong: Supporting Penn State's Nikolette Nolte  SwimSwam

Over the last 24 hours, a multitude of swim programs have been sharing various tweets with #NikiStrong. The hashtag is showing support for Penn State Over ...

Kutztown Optimist Club awards $9,500 in scholarships  Reading Eagle

The eight recipients plan to attend Kutztown University.

Kutztown Area High School Leo Club hosts supply drive for Harvey victims in Texas  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

Kutztown Area High School students in cooperation with the Leo Club have begun a supplies drive to assist Texas victims of Hurricane Harvey in the aftermath ...

Weaknecht seeking another term as Berks County sheriff  Reading Eagle

Republican Eric J. Weaknecht will campaign for his fourth term.

Robesonia Redware readies for annual Holiday Fine Art & Craft Festival  Reading Eagle

The two-day event includes traditional and contemporary work in a variety of crafts, including folk art, jewelry, weaving and ceramics.

Christmas tradition continues with performance of 'The Nutcracker' at Kutztown High  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

The tale of Clara and the Nutcracker will unfold on the Kutztown High School stage as 60 dancers from across Berks perform the classic Christmas ballet “The ...

Reading Musical Foundation Features Finest Student Musicians in Two 'Artists of Tomorrow' Concerts

The Reading Musical Foundation will present 33 of its first place winners from its 2018 scholarship auditions in the prestigious Artists of Tomorrow Concert.

Kutztown Area School District Stadium project wrapping up  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

On behalf of the Kutztown Area School District Board of Directors and Administration, we are honored to welcome parents, teachers, staff, and more than 1300 ...

Elizabeth L. (Hille) Stauffer | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Elizabeth L. (Hille) Stauffer, 86, of Fleetwood, passed away early Saturday morning, December 15, 2018 at her home surrounded by her loving family.

Kutztown High brings to life musical comedy 'Once Upon a Mattress'  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

More than 50 students from Kutztown Area School District are gearing up to perform the musical comedy of “Once Upon a Mattress.”

Diversity awareness art project unites Kutztown, North Philly students  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

Kutztown Area High School received a visit from students from Hill Freedman Academy of North Philadelphia, creating a diversity awareness art project with a ...

Kutztown High student collects hoodies for Safe Berks  Reading Eagle

Rachel Rabenold, 16, volunteers for clothing drive.

Kutztown High School ag program awarded $25,000 grant | News  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

The Kutztown School District agriculture program received a $25000 grant. Faculty, administration, local farmers and the Future Farmers of America students ...

Talisman Players, Kutztown, present their first children's production, 'Pinnochio'  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

The Talisman Players present their first children's production, “Pinnochio,” at Trinity Lutheran Church in Kutztown on Feb. 9 at 6:30 p.m., Feb. 10 at 11 a.m. and 3 ...

Repperts start youth tennis association in Kutztown | News  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

Kutztown couple Dale and Louann Reppert started the Eastern Berks Kutztown Tennis Association recently to teach local youth tennis.

Guidance counselor honored as a distinguished Kutztown High alumnus  Reading Eagle

Andrew Brett will be recognized at a reception June 2.

Exeter High student named Berks County Outstanding Young Woman  Reading Eagle

The competition at Kutztown High School featured 17 local high school seniors.

Kutztown High School 2016 grad profile: MacKenzie Sheetz  Reading Eagle

Dedicated. Passionate. Optimistic. These are a few of the words that can be used to describe MacKenzie Sheetz. The 2016 graduate of Kutztown is as focused ...

Kutztown HIgh School Class of 2015 Valedictorian says 'The best is yet to come'  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

While 103 Kutztown Area High School graduating seniors put on their caps and gowns, friends and family gathered in the crowded auditorium and the school ...

Kutztown Middle School wins 4th overall at Regional Science Olympiad  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

The Kutztown Middle School Science Olympiad team who placed 4th overall at the Centraleastern Regional Science Olympiad competition held at Kutztown ...

Berks County Science Olympiad draws young thinkers to KU  Reading Eagle

The 33rd edition of the event enabled students from 15 high schools to explore a variety of topics.

Berks County students test their science skills  Reading Eagle

About 350 teens participated in the local Science Olympiad at Kutztown University.

Gov. Mifflin senior's puppet helps her become Berks County Outstanding Young Woman (VIDEO)  Reading Eagle

Jessica Gehman, who plans to major in special education, showcased her skills as a ventriloquist during the competition.

Kutztown chorus reunion is something to sing about  Reading Eagle

Lucinda B. Burger was barely in the door on her first day as a music teacher at Kutztown High School in September 1974 when Principal John Butler app.

Kutztown High School Tractor Day: Students drive tractors to school, show who they are and what they do  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

A group of students drove their tractors to school for Kutztown High School's annual Tractor Day.

Two Berks teens attain the rank of Eagle Scout  Reading Eagle

Avery J. Millisock and Trevor J. Shurr earn the honor.

KU honors Kutztown borough's first female mayor  Reading Eagle

Sandra Green was awarded the Kutztown University President's Medal at a ceremony in the home of Dr. Kenneth S. Hawkinson, university president.

Farmhouse Flowers brings the 'brighter side of life'  Reading Eagle

New business in Erb Electric building features floral designs and gifts.

Nancy A. DeLong  Hartford Courant

Nancy A DeLong, 62, of Glastonbury CT passed away July 11, 2018. She was born September 22, 1955 in Reading, PA to William Marsh DeLong and Jane ...

Faye J. Tolan | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Faye J. Tolan, 82, formerly of Lancaster, went home to be with Jesus on November 6, 2018 at Landis Homes. Faye was the wife of the late Frederick R. Tolan.

Kutztown students bring home 1st, 2nd, 3rd at History Day regionals  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

Kutztown middle and high school National History Day competitors brought home first, second and third place winnings at the National History Day Regional ...

Ray "Ozzie" Oswald | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Ray H. "Ozzie" Oswald, 84, of Lancaster, died unexpectedly at Lancaster General Hospital on April 8, 2018. Born in Kutztown on June 2, 1933, Ray was the son ...

Berks Dairy Women Take Honors at Farm Show  Lancaster Farming

Mikayla Davis's yearling Holstein Kirbyville Lady Bird-ET junior champion on Jan. 11 in the open and junior Holstein shows at the Pennsylvania Farm Show.

Many from Berks travel to 2018 PA Farm Show  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

The Pennsylvania Farm Show is the nation's largest indoor agricultural event, featuring 12000 competitive exhibits, more than 5200 of which are animal ...

Kutztown native competes in Mrs. Pennsylvania Pageant | News  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

Kutztown native Caitlin Puccio will be competing in the Mrs. Pennsylvania Pageant on June 10 in Philadelphia.

In Our Schools: Sallie Sandler  Reading Eagle

Mathematics teacher and department leader, Kutztown High School.

Kutztown High School Class of 2017 hosts first Running of the Cougars 5K Race and Fun Walk  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

On Saturday, May 16, the Kutztown Area High School Class of 2017 hosted the first annual “Running of the Cougars” 5K Race and Fun Walk.

Quakertown Community High School wins ArtsQuest High School Jazz Band showcase  Allentown Morning Call

Quakertown Community High School Jazz Band has been announced as the winner of the 2018 SteelStacks High School Band Jazz Showcase.

Kutztown students had best SAT total average score in Berks in 2014  Reading Eagle

Kutztown High School is 2014's SAT champion.According to data released by the Pennsylvania Department of Education, students in Kutztown's 2014 gradu.

Berks schools get report cards from state  Reading Eagle

The results of the annual School Performance Profiles were mixed.

Kutztown Strong hosts 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament | News  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

The Kutztown High School gym rocked with a new kind of basketball on March 1 as Kutztown Strong held its second annual three on three hoops tournament.

American Honey Queen to buzz through Hunterdon County 4-H and Agricultural Fair

Kayla Fusselman, the 2018 American Honey Queen, will be at the Hunterdon County 4-H and Agricultural Fair as a guest of the Northwest New Jersey ...

Miss Kutztown Bicentennial crowned  Reading Eagle

Erica Yurvati, 22, of Kutztown was crowned Miss Kutztown Bicentennial on Saturday night in the Kutztown High School auditorium.Mary Elizabeth Hess wa.

Here are the rosters for the Berks Junior County Music Festival  Reading Eagle

The Berks Junior County Music Festival for students in grades seven through nine will be held Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at Muhlenberg High School.

Tilden landscape supplier rebrands, expands  Reading Eagle

Keystone Landscape Supply has a new location in Kutztown.

Stony Run Winery is a scenic place to sip wine  Reading Eagle

Hawk Mountain, the Pinnacle and Little Round Top are among the Berks County vistas viewable from the Albany Township property.

Finally — finally — the Ephrata Mountaineers football team experiences the thrill of victory [opinion]  LancasterOnline

THE ISSUE. The Ephrata High School Mountaineers, or Mounts, ended the longest active football losing streak in Pennsylvania on Saturday afternoon with an ...

Oley Valley team takes top prize at Envirothon  Reading Eagle

Nolde Forest hosts the annual competition focused on the great outdoors.

Car wash, bake sale, Twitter campaign help Delp children after death of their mother Heather Delp  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

After the death of their mother, the Kutztown area community has united to help the Delp children in Greenwich Township.

A quiet revolution in education  Reading Eagle

Gabby Simons used to doodle on the paper covers wrapped around her high school textbooks. Not anymore. On a Friday afternoon in March, Simons, then an ...

Berks Junior County Music Festival set for Saturday  Reading Eagle

Here are the rosters for the band, chorus and orchestra.

Pollock's Kefir Pop is 'refreshing, tasty and good'  Reading Eagle

Finding a locally-made replacement for a sugary soda or juice used to be difficult, until Pollock's Kefir Pop entered the mix. Kefir pop drinks are lightly fermented, ...

Award-winning 4-H sewer inspired by grandmother, great-grandmother  Reading Eagle

Sixteen-year-old Kennedi Cavalier knows her way around a sewing machine.

Finals for the SteelStacks High School Jazz Band Showcase set for Sunday  Allentown Morning Call

After four preliminary rounds of competition, seven of the region's best high school jazz bands have advanced to the finals of the 2018 SteelStacks High School ...

Kutztown senior Pierre Reedy plays for New York Red Bulls, commits to Penn State  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

Pierre Reedy, a senior at Kutztown Area High School, is a decorated soccer player. He is an Interregional Best XI, All State/Regional All-American (2014), ...

Sandra K. Green, Kutztown mayor  Reading Eagle

Why she's in the news: Kutztown's first female mayor, Green was the keynote speaker in the Women in Leadership series sponsored by the Kutztown University ...

What's new with school districts in Berks County  Reading Eagle

As students stream back into classrooms, they'll be met with a host of changes.

News headlines by Google News for Kutztown High School Kutztown PA

We have listed the latest news headlines that include Kutztown . This site has been created to offer a place for KHS alumni to reconnect and share memories.

In addition to these news headlines, you may also want to join the Kutztown High alumni directory and check out the yearbook listings.