2021

  • Academy Tennis Players Sweep Section Singles

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  • Girls Soccer Defeats Ellis School

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  • Boys Soccer Defeats Riverside

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  • Girls Soccer Defeats Neshannock

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  • Golf Defeats Aquinas & Rochester

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  • Boys Soccer Defeats Neshannock

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  • Girls Tennis Defeats Shady Side

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  • Girls Tennis Defeats Hopewell

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  • Middle School Spanish Teacher Named the 19th Clark Faculty Chair

    During the Academy's annual opening assembly, Jennifer Brown, Middle School Spanish teacher, was named the 19th Clark Faculty Chair by the Board of Trustees and Interim Head of School Ashley Birtwell.
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  • Girls Soccer Defeats Carlynton

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  • Boys Soccer Defeats BCC

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  • Girls Tennis Defeats Montour

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  • Sewickley Academy Early Childhood Program Expands

    Sewickley Academy is adding a naturalist and an atelierista to our Early Childhood team!
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  • All Athletic Events and Practices Canceled for Wednesday

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  • Grade 7 Student Wins 2021 Young Playwrights Contest

    Grade 7 Student Sophia Khan was named a winner of the 2021 Young Playwrights Contest and will have her play, Bird Without a Nest, professionally produced by City Theatre as well as published in the Young Playwrights Anthology.
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  • Girls Tennis Defeats Pine Richland

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  • Girls Tennis Defeats Mt. Lebanon

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  • Golf Captures Chairman's Cup Tournament

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  • Golf Defeats Avonworth

    Congratulations to the varsity golf team for defeating Avonworth 206 - 224 in an opening non-section match at Allegheny CC.

    Go Panthers!
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  • Interim Head of School Appoints Assistant Head of School

    On July 22, 2021, Interim Head of School for Sewickley Academy Dr. Ashley (Brown ’00) Birtwell appointed Ken Goleski as Assistant Head of School.
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  • Student Concludes Term as National Student Poet

    Hamilton St. Joseph. This is the pen name Anthony Wiles, Jr., created in Middle School to avoid attention or recognition. Uncertain and self-conscious about his writing, Anthony preferred to go unnoticed and blend into the crowd rather than face criticism and ridicule. At this age, Anthony knew he enjoyed writing and often used it as a way to escape the harsh realities of Middle School, but he lacked the confidence or support to recognize his true talents.
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  • Board of Trustees Announces Head of School’s Departure, Names Interim Head


    On June 25, 2021, Sewickley Academy’s Board of Trustees announced that Head of School Kolia O’Connor would no longer serve the school, effective immediately. After careful consideration and discussion with Kolia, the Board of Trustees determined that a change in leadership was in the best interest of the school. The Board wished Kolia well as he begins this next chapter and thanked him for his leadership over the past 18 years.
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  • Girls Lacrosse Concludes Record Breaking Season PIAA Semifinals

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  • Boys Lacrosse All WPIAL Honors

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  • Girls Lacrosse Defeats Mt. Lebanon in Dramatic Finish!

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  • Girls Lacrosse Defeats Wilson PIAA 1st Round

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  • Girls Lacrosse 1st Round PIAA Tournament Tuesday

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  • Girls Lacrosse Defeats Upper St. Clair WPIAL Tournament

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  • Two Students Receive 2021 Pennsylvania High School Chinese Speech Award

    Sophomore Daniel Torres and junior Madeleine Wren received the 2021 Pennsylvania High School Chinese Speech Award, and their teacher, Jing Zhou, received the Excellent Mentor Award. This event is organized by the Asian Studies Center at the University of Pittsburgh and the Chinese Language Teachers Association of Western Pennsylvania.
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  • Tribhssn to Broadcast Live Video Girls Lacrosse Semifinal Game Monday Evening

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  • Baseball Concludes Successful Season in Playoffs

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  • Boys Lacrosse Concludes Successful Season in Playoffs

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  • Girls Lacrosse Defeats Bethel Park WPIAL Playoffs

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  • Track and Field Completes Successful Season WPIAL Championships

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  • Baseball Completes Successful Season in Playoffs

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  • Boys Lacrosse Defeats Moon WPIAL Playoffs

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  • The Senior School Presents The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

    May 27-29 at 7:00 p.m. | May 30 at 2:00 p.m.
    Melodia Plaza
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  • Baseball Plays West Greene Wednesday WPIAL 1st Round

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  • Boys Lacrosse Plays Moon @ Home Monday WPIAL Tournament

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  • Girls Lacrosse Plays WPIAL Quarterfinals Wednesday

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  • Track & Field WPIAL Championships Qualifiers

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  • Senior Awarded Ralph B. Canterbury Scholarship


    Clearview Federal Credit Union has selected Senior Kipauno Washington as one of ten students in Southwestern Pennsylvania to receive a $1,500 scholarship for the 22nd Annual Ralph B. Canterbury Scholarship.
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  • Girls Lacrosse Defeats Bethel Park

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  • Boys Lacrosse Defeats Moon

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  • Boys Tennis Completes Season in Playoffs

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  • Girls Lacrosse Defeats Fox Chapel

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  • Girls Lacrosse Defeats North Hills

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  • Boys Lacrosse Defeats North Catholic

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  • Boys Tennis Plays Fox Chapel Wednesday 1st Round WPIAL Playoffs

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  • Girls Lacrosse Defeats Butler

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  • Girls Lacrosse Defeats North Hills

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  • Girls Lacrosse Defeats Quaker Valley

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  • Freshman Entrepreneur Recognized on Pittsburgh Today Live

    Freshman Claudia Kronk, owner of Desserts by Claudia, was featured on KDKA's Pittsburgh Today Live (PTL) Deal Days on Friday, April 16. 
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  • Boys Lacrosse Defeats Winchester Thurston

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  • Boys Tennis Defeats Butler

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  • Girls Lacrosse Defeats North Allegheny

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  • Baseball Defeats Riverview

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  • Senior Named Recipient of the WPIAL James Collins Scholar-Athlete Scholarship Award

    Senior Jacquelyn (JJ) Jardini was one of 20 scholar-athletes who received a James Collins Scholar-Athlete Scholarship Award from the Western Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic League (WPIAL).
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  • Girls Lacrosse Defeats Moon

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  • Baseball Defeats Springdale

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  • Boys Tennis Defeats Moon

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  • Girls Lacrosse Defeats Seneca Valley

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  • Boys Lacrosse Defeats Trinity

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  • Remembering Sira Metzinger

    The Academy is very sad to share with you the news of Sira Metzinger’s passing. Sira served the school for a remarkable 41 years, teaching two generations of students French and Italian.
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  • Baseball Defeats St. Joseph

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  • Middle School Teacher Selected as a Winner of a Gilder Lehrman Institute Contest

    Middle School history teacher Kate Lukaszewicz was selected as one of the 10 winners of the Gilder Lehrman Institute’s inaugural "American History in 100 Documents: An Innovative Curriculum Contest."
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  • Baseball Defeats St. Joseph

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  • Boys Lacrosse Defeats Chartiers Valley

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  • Freshman Published in Pre-Collegiate Global Health Review

    Freshman Abby Bojalad had her article, "Healthcare Disparities in Rural Regions of the United States," published in the Pre-Collegiate Global Health Review (PGHR).
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  • Sewickley Academy’s Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Social Justice Plan Is Available Online

    In a letter shared with the community on Monday, April 5, Board Chair Kate (Poppenberg '82) Pigman and Head of School Kolia O'Connor wrote, "The plan represents just the latest step in the long journey on which Sewickley Academy has been embarked over the last three-plus decades to strengthen our school by strengthening our community. We know that relationships are at the heart of any outstanding education, and the community is best positioned to support the development of those relationships when it is diverse, equitable, inclusive, and socially just." 
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  • Boys Lacrosse Defeats Freeport

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  • Boys Tennis Defeats North Hills

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  • Girls Lacrosse Defeats Pine Richland

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  • Girls Lacrosse Defeats Upper St. Clair

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  • Boys Lacrosse Defeats Franklin Regional

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  • Girls Lacrosse Defeats Shaler

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  • Boys Tennis Defeats Seneca Valley

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  • Boys Tennis Defeats West Allegheny

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  • Girls Lacrosse Defeats Peters Township

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  • Seven Senior School Students Receive Pittsburgh Regional Scholastic Writing Awards

    Seven Senior School students received high honors in the 2021 Pittsburgh Regional Scholastic Writing competition, a program sponsored by the Western Pennsylvania Writing Project.
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  • Sewickley Academy Takes Third Place in the Western Pennsylvania Science Bowl Competition

    On Saturday, February 27, 2021, the Sewickley Academy Science Bowl team participated in the Western Pennsylvania Science Bowl competition, which was completely virtual this year.
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  • Three Seniors Named Finalists in NMSP

    Seniors Aidan Ragoowansi, Navin Rana, and Aeyoung Song have been named finalists in the 2021 Competition for National Merit Scholarships.
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  • Academy Swimmer Captures Silver Medal PIAA Swim Championships

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  • Girls Swim Team Finishes Second at States

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  • Hockey Player Selected PIHL Player of the Month

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  • Academy Swimmer Captures Gold & Silver Medals WPIAL Championships

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  • Girls Basketball Completes Season in Playoffs

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  • Girls Swimming Finishes Second WPIAL Team Championships

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  • Girls Basketball Defeats GCC

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  • Girls Basketball Plays Neshannock Tuesday WPIAL Semifinals

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  • Boys Basketball Defeats Carlynton WPIAL Tournament

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  • Girls Basketball Defeats Seton LaSalle WPIAL Tournament

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  • Academy Diver Finishes Second WPIAL Championships

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  • Boys Basketball Defeats Northgate WPIAL Tournament

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  • Girls Basketball Hosts WPIAL Tournament Game Tuesday

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  • HSSNTribLive to Live Stream Friday's Diving Championships

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  • HSSNTribLive to Live Stream Saturday's Playoff Game

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  • Boys Basketball Defeats GCC

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  • Boys Hockey Defeats Blackhawk

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  • Girls Basketball Defeats Aliquippa

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  • Boys Basketball Defeats Riverview

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  • Girls Basketball Defeats Neshannock

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  • Girls Basketball Defeats OLSH

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  • Girls Basketball Defeats Shenango

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  • Boys Basketball Defeats South Side

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  • Girls Basketball Defeats South Side

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  • Girls Basketball Defeats Aliquippa

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  • Boys Basketball Defeats Clairton

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  • Girls Basketball Defeats New Brighton

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  • Hockey Defeats Beaver

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  • Boys Basketball Defeats Shenango in Double OT

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  • Girls Basketball Defeats West Greene

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  • Girls Swimming Defeats Carlynton

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  • Girls Basketball Defeats South Side

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  • Hockey Defeats Beaver

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  • Boys Basketball Defeats Monessen

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  • Remembering Mr. Cavalier


    It is with great sadness and a profound sense of loss that we share with the community that James E. Cavalier, our revered founding Head of Senior School, passed on Tuesday, January 5, 2021, at age 93 due to complications from COVID-19.
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