Welcome To IU 17

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BLaST Intermediate Unit 17 is proud to support our schools and communities across the Bradford, Lycoming, Sullivan, and Tioga County region. Our mission is providing, creating, and facilitating high-quality educational solutions.


BLaST is proud to offer students across our area the opportunity to participate in fun, exciting and challenging STEM programs throughout the year.

Parents & Students

We offer a wide range of services and programs for students including Early Intervention, Alternative Education, and more.

School Districts

We offer a wide range of services for the schools we support. These include professional learning, technology, and curriculum services and more.

Business & Community

We offer services to our local community members and businesses. These include testing, room rentals and more.




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Secretary of Education Dr. Khalid Mumin Highlights Innovative Teacher Certification Pathways during Tour of BLaST Intermediate Unit 17 Region

Secretary of Education, Dr. Khalid Mumin, recently toured schools and colleges within the BLaST Intermediate Unit 17 region, underscoring the… Read More

Local Students Participate in 2024 Regional Media and Design Competition

Three local school districts and their students recently participated in BLaST Intermediate Unit 17’s, 22nd Annual 2024 Regional Media and… Read More

BLaST Students Build Connections with Local Law Enforcement

In an effort to strengthen community bonds and foster positive relationships between students and law enforcement, BLaST Intermediate Unit 17… Read More