The Power of One Campus: SA Technology Students Bridge the Gap Between the Lower and Senior Schools
A conversation between Lower School Technology Coordinator Ms. Julia Tebbets and Senior School Technology Coordinator Mrs. Cristy McCloskey sparked a collaboration which benefited students in two of the Academy’s divisions.
Juniors Natalia Arbelaez Solano and Will Sands are participating in the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association (PMEA) Western Region Orchestra Festival this weekend. The PMEA festival includes schools from State College and the western part of the state.
On February 25, five members of the Sewickley Academy Speech and Debate team – sophomores James Grosz and Saarang Mulukutla, seniors Katie Malus and Priya Rajawat, and freshman Luke Tyson – competed against 17 schools from District 2 in the qualifying tournament of the Pennsylvania High School Speech League at Pine Richland High School.
In 2004, a strategic plan was developed that included input from 700 members of the Academy community. Centered on these strategic goals, the PICTURE THIS Campaign was launched in 2007 as the most ambitious fundraising effort in school history. The campaign, chaired by Nancy Means '72, Jeffrey Lenchner '77, and Amy Simmons Sebastian '80 added $15 million to the school's endowment - funding many innovative projects that enhanced the educational experience for all students.