Octorara Area School District Real Estate
A rural part of South Eastern Lancaster County, much of the Octorara School District is comprised of farmland. Dispersed amongst the farms are single family homes built mostly in the latter part of the 20th century. Octorara School district homes serve in part as bedroom communities for more densely populated, higher cost of living areas within less than an hours drive such as, Downingtown, PA West Chester, PA and even Wilmington and Newark Delaware.
Octorara Area School District
Octorara Area School District is located on the eastern edge of Lancaster County bordered on the north by Pequea Valley and to the south by Solanco. Ocatra Area School District is composed of Atglen, PA, Christiana Borough, PA, Sadsbury Township, PA, Parkesburg Borough, PA, Highland Township, PA, Londonderry Township, PA, West Fallowfield Township, PA, and West Sadsbury Township, PA.
Octorara Area School District includes these schools – Octorara Primary Learning Center, Octorara Elementary School, Octorara Intermediate School, Octorara Middle School, Octorara High School. Octorara Area School District is a a member of Lancaster-Lebanon Intermediate Unit 13.
History of Octorara Area
Christiana, PA (zip code 17509) was once part of the historical underground railroad used to secretly move African Americans from Slavery in the south to freedom in the north. On September 11, 1851 Edward Gorsuch along with US marshall where involved in a violent clash that reverberated throughout the US.
Octorara Area High School
226 Highland Road
Atglen, PA 19310-1603