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...


Wayne Hall of Fame Grant Application

Mar 24, 2017

The Wayne Area Sports Hall of Fame was founded in 1994 to recognize achievements…

SAT Scores Exceed National Average

Mar 9, 2017

Students in the Wayne Highlands School District surpassed the state and national…

Scott D. Miller Awarded PA CTO of the Year in Education

Mar 6, 2017

Wayne Highlands School District is proud to announce that our Director of…

Kindergarten Registration

Mar 24, 2017

In order to plan our kindergarten program for the 2017-2017 school year, we must…

Act 80 Day - Early Dismissal

Mar 22, 2017

A reminder that we have an early dismissal for students on Wednesday, March 22,…

Headed for Hershey!

Feb 7, 2017

Congratulations to the Honesdale Hornet Wrestling team who won the District…


Student Life

District Lauds Apt Pupils

Mar 24, 2017

​Wayne Highlands school directors and administrators recognized three…

Students help design sign

Feb 1, 2017

Vicky Lane, proprietor of the Cherry Ridge Airport Restaurant, contacted the…

Lady Hornets set for season

Mar 24, 2017

The Lady Hornet softball team has our hard-working student/athletes who will be…

Students perform at music fest

Mar 16, 2017

Students from the Wayne Highlands Middle School recently assembled on stage at…


News About Our Schools

DMS Annual Veterans Day celebration

Nov 7, 2016

Damascus School will honor all veterans at its annual Veterans Day celebration…

DMS welcomed its largest Kindergarten

Sep 17, 2016

The Damascus Area School welcomed its largest Kindergarten class in many years…

Preston students take top prize

Mar 22, 2017

A team of students from Preston Area School took first place in the Division II…

September 2016 Pirates of the Month

Sep 6, 2016

The Preston Area School is proud to announce the September 2016 Pirates of the…

Future Scientists STEMing from Honesdale

Mar 6, 2017

Wilkes-Barre, PA - Thirteen students from Wayne Highlands Middle School and…

Holiday Lights Show this weekend

Dec 16, 2016

From December 16th through the 21st, Honesdale High School (HHS) will present…

Mrs. Ahern's Class Sent letters to Air Force Soldiers

Feb 22, 2017

Mrs. Ahern's 2nd grade classroom sent letters to some Air Force soldiers who…

Airmen Welsh HHS Alumni Visits Kindergarten Class

Jan 26, 2017

Airmen Kody Welsh (HHS graduate of 2016) stopped by to visit our Kindergarten…

All Stars Club

Jan 24, 2017

"Lakeside Elementary and Stourbridge Primary All Stars Club" The Wayne County…

Lakeside labors to feed the hungry

Dec 16, 2016

Lakeside Elementary School recently completed its eighth annual Hunger Can’t…

Congratulations WHMS Science Olympiad

Mar 16, 2017

Congratulations to the Wayne Highlands Middle School Science Olympiad team on…

National Geographic Geography Bee

Dec 19, 2016

Each year the National Geographic Society sponsors a Geography Bee. Students in…


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