5668 State Route 209
Lykens, PA 17048

Telephone: (717) 362-8134
Fax: (717) 362-3050

School Board President: David Barder

Welcome to the Upper Dauphin Area School District website. At Upper Dauphin Area, our goal is to provide a safe and rigorous learning environment for our students allowing for personal growth while achieving academic excellence. With our dedicated administration, teaching staff, and support staff, we strive to provide a quality education to our students in a professional and supportive manner. Thank you for visiting our website.

David Barder, President
Upper Dauphin Area Board of Education

The School Board for the Upper Dauphin Area School District is broken down into the following voting regions:

Region 1 is composed of Mifflin Township and Washington Township.
Region 2 is composed of Lykens Township, Jefferson Township and Elizabethville Borough.
Region 3 is composed of Gratz Borough, Lykens Borough, Berrysburg Borough and Pillow Borough.

NameVoting Region/RoleTerm ExpirationVoting/Non-Voting
Barder, DavidRegion 12019Voting
Eure, MillsRegion 32021Voting
Laudenslager, JackRegion 12019Voting
Henninger, BrianRegion 32021Voting
Buffington, PriceRegion 12021Voting
Minnich, Rev. NathanRegion 22021Voting
Talhelm, KathrynRegion 32019Voting
Welker, SteveRegion 22019Voting
Wenrich, KirkRegion 22021Voting
Williams, EvanSuperintendentN/ANon-Voting
Bateman, MaryBoard SecretaryN/ANon-Voting
Bingaman, BrendaBoard TreasurerN/ANon-Voting
Kegan, Kelin, Almy & Lord LLPSolicitorN/ANon-Voting

The Upper Dauphin Area School District has adopted a paperless meeting solution, called BoardDocs LT. Interested parties can view agenda items and other board-related information about board meetings using this tool.

Pursuant of Act 84 and Act 175, notice is hereby given that the meetings of the Upper Dauphin Area School District Board of Directors will be held on the following dates at 7:00 P.M. in the District Administration Office, 5668 State Route 209, Lykens, PA:

  • October 25, 2018 (Act 84)
  • November 6, 2018 (Act 175)
  • November 20, 2018 (Act 84)
  • December 4, 2018 (Act 175)

The Upper Dauphin Area School District has adopted a paperless policy management solution, called BoardDocs LT. Interested parties can view School Board Policies using this tool.

School Board Policies are broken down into the following categories

000 Local Board Procedures
100 Programs
200 Pupils
300 Employees
600 Finances
700 Property
800 Operations
900 Community