School News and Events

4th Grade Journalists in the Making

November 6, 2017

Our school has partnered with Healthy News Works (HNW) to implement a hands-on approach to simultaneously teaching students about writing,  journalism, and health related topics.

Denise Foley of HNW has been visiting our fourth grade students once a week to …

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Howley Family Foundation Visit

September 20, 2017

We were happy to be visited by the President (Lorie Howley) and Executive Director (Meg Mitkus) of the Howley Family Foundation. The mission of this foundation is to award academic scholarships and to provide tuition assistance to elementary, high …

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Teacher of the Year!

June 3, 2015

JenniferMcLaughlin2CSFP logoCongratulations to 6th Grade teacher Jennifer McLaughlin on being selected as Teacher of the Year by Children’s Scholarship Fund of Philadelphia.  Ms. McLaughlin will receive her award at the CSFP Student Awards Ceremony at the Kimmel Center on June …

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Black History Month in Second Grade

March 4, 2015

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Second graders wrote biographies about  famous African American that inspired them.  Each student then dressed up like his/her inspirational person  and gave a first person presentation playing the part of that person.  They did a great job! 1st and 7th grades Black History Month project


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First Trimester Report Card Awards Assembly December 17, 2014

January 6, 2015

Students were given achievement awards in the academic areas. Students in grade 4th through 8th also received first and second honors for their academic achievements.




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