On Friday, May 6, 2016, junior Millen Schuchert organized the first annual Panther Palooza, and it was a huge success. There were 10 acts, alongside the Sewickley Academy Jazz Ensemble. These acts performed a mix of cover and original songs. The Jazz Ensemble was the house band for the event, performing songs in between acts.
The Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) Club taught the student body about the dangers of distracted driving in a new and exciting way this spring. In the past, SADD had a mock car crash at the school, but this year they wanted to have an activity that was a little more hands on.
On May 4, 2016, Priya Melonio '18 received notice from Congressman Mike Kelly’s office that she won first place in her congressional district’s 2016 Congressional Arts Competition. Her art piece took top honors out of over 70 entries.