Two Grade 5 Students Receive Community of Respect Award
During the last Lower School assembly of the school year, Head of Lower School Dr. Cricket Mikheev, with the help of last year's awardees Jaydon and Skylar, presented the Community of Respect Award to Grade 5 students Milagros and Luca.
Two Seniors Receive William P. Mahoney B Kind Foundation Scholarship
Lekha Amin and Zoya Mahmood are two recipients of the 2019 William P. Mahoney B kind Foundation Scholarship Award. The B kind Foundation generously, privately, and unexpectedly awards nominees $2,500 for their efforts to build community through acts of kindness.
Sewickley Academy Junior Published in The Apprentice Writer
Junior Erin Mahoney’s photograph, Hangin' On, will be published in the 2019 issue of the The Apprentice Writer this August.
Erin, who became interested in photography because of her father, an avid photo taker, was chosen as one of about 75 high school contributors for this year’s issue. This is the second time one of Erin’s photos has been published in The Apprentice Writer.
The Apprentice Writer, published annually by the Susquehanna University Writers Institute, features the best writing and images from nearly 4,000 submissions by secondary school students. Students can submit writing in poetry, fiction, memoir and personal essay, as well as photography.
Copies are printed by The Patriot News in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, and distributed to nearly 3,000 schools in August and September. Erin and her sponsor, Senior School English teacher, Mr. Larry Connolly, will receive a copy of the publication.