JS High School leads Clinton County Stock Market Challenge

LOCK HAVEN – The seventh week’s rankings of the Clinton County Stock Market Challenge are in with Jersey Shore High School, under the leadership of Harvey Barnhart leading the way. The best student per school wins $25 in each division with all participating schools.

The schools invited to participate are Bucktail Middle and High School, Central Mountain Middle and High School, Jersey Shore Middle and High School, Sugar Valley Charter and the Catholic and Christian Schools in the county.

Additionally, the top ranking students compete for up to $480 in a total prize package for Clinton County with additional prizes for state winners in the division and the overall program.

Woodlands Bank supports local schools in the sponsorship of the Clinton County Stock Market Challenge from the Pennsylvania Council of Financial Literacy (PennCFL). These students represent their schools in a special local and competitive investment competition. A celebratory luncheon is being planned in May at Lock Haven University to honor the schools, teachers, and their students.

PennCFL’s mission is to provide Pennsylvania’s K-12 students with economic, personal finance, and entrepreneurship skills that elevate their standard of living, quality of life, and professional success. For additional information, please contact Carolyn Shirk, vice president at carolyn.penncfl@gmail.com or call 570-975-5149.