Welcome to Wayne Highlands School District

Wayne Highlands School District is rural public school district based in Honesdale, Pennsylvania, and serving central and northeastern Wayne County. Wayne Highlands is a third-class school district in Wayne County, Pennsylvania. The district's population was 20,870 at the time of the 2010 United States Census. Read more...


A Parent's Guide to the Flu

Jan 22, 2018

The Flu: A Guide for Parents. Flu information to share.

District Completes Annual Audit

Dec 15, 2017

The Wayne Highlands School District (WHSD) Board of Directors held a special…

Mobile Ag Lab Showcased

Oct 25, 2017

Community members were invited to join students yesterday at Stourbridge Primary…

Act 80 Day - Early Dismissal

Jan 24, 2018

A reminder that we have an early dismissal for students on Wednesday, January…

Two Hour Delay - January 22, 2018

Jan 22, 2018

The Wayne Highlands School District is running on a two hour delay on Monday,…

School Closed - January 17, 2018

Jan 17, 2018

The Wayne Highlands School District is now CLOSED today, Wednesday, January 17,…


Student Life

Students honored by board

Dec 23, 2017

The Wayne Highlands School Board honored a trio of seniors during their December…

Students Honored for Achievements

Nov 21, 2017

The Wayne Highlands School Board honored a trio of seniors during the regular…

Reflections Winners

Nov 22, 2017

We are pleased to announce with you the Reflections winners from our schools.…

Wealth of Cultural Excellence

May 13, 2017

The Wayne Highlands School District will be a veritable wealth of cultural…

Hornet matmen dominate tri-meet

Jan 11, 2018

Under the direction of coaches Ryan Chulada and Joe Arnone, Honesdale’s varsity…

Hornet Cagers Cop Tourney Title

Dec 18, 2017

Honesdale is sending four golfers to the 2017 District Two tournament. Max Land,…

Honesdale High School Holiday Concert

Dec 14, 2017

This year the Honesdale High School Music Department will be bringing holiday…

Wayne Highlands Middle School to Stage Guys and Dolls!

Nov 7, 2017

Wayne Highlands Middle School will present the Broadway Junior Production GUYS…


News About Our Schools

Quarter 1 Honor Roll

Nov 8, 2017

We are proud to announce the Honor Roll for the 2017-2018 Quarter 1…

Damascus Area Carnival

Oct 20, 2017

​The Damascus Area School held their biennial Fall Carnival on Friday…

Quarter 1 Honor Roll

Nov 11, 2017

Mr. David Jagger, Principal of the Preston Area School, is pleased to…

School adopts House System

Oct 5, 2017

There is a new energy around the Preston Area School this fall.…

Penny Wars Contest

Dec 21, 2017

The results are in for the Penny Wars Contest. First, let me say that…

Fuller crowned Queen

Oct 6, 2017

Honesdale High School crowned Raegan Fuller Homecoming Queen on Oct.…

Local Educator To Be Honored At Jay Cees Event

Nov 2, 2017

A local educator has been selected to receive this year's Outstanding…

Stourbridge Homeroom Listings

Aug 8, 2017

Homeroom listings for the 2017-18 school year have been announced for…

Keeping students safe from house fires

Oct 27, 2017

Firefighter and Fire Police Officer Deby Gumpper visited Lakeside…

Lakeside Homeroom Listings

Aug 8, 2017

Homeroom listings for the 2017-18 school year have been announced for…

A Generous Donation

Jan 18, 2018

Thanks to a generous donation, Wayne Highlands Middle School students…

2017 Geography Bee Winner

Dec 22, 2017

On December 22, 2017, the Wayne Highlands Middle School held their…


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