Middle School Student Wins First Place in Pennsylvania at the National History Day Competition
Grade 8 student Roshni Thakkar won first place in the Junior Individual Website Category of the National History Day (NHD) Competition for Pennsylvania. Her project was called “Nelson Mandela: A Conflicting Journey to Justice.”
Grade 8 students have been engaging their hearts, minds, and hands in the service of a greater good during their year-long humanities work. On Monday, May 21, they presented their culminating capstone project – The Museum of Citizen Action – to the entire Sewickley Academy community.
SA Inducts Twelve New Members into the Cum Laude Society
On May 21, 2018, Sewickley Academy’s Senior School gathered in Rea Auditorium to honor the academic, athletic, and artistic achievements of students during the annual Awards Ceremony which included an induction presentation for the newest members of the Cum Laude Society.
Sewickley Academy advanced to 3-0 with a convincing victory over North Catholic on Friday. Theresa Wilson registered her first shutout of the season in goal with nine saves. In the first half, Olivia Ryder scored off an assist from Kendall Lightcap and Marynell Dethero scored off an assist from Elsa Gordon. In the second half Lightcap connected with Ryder again for the final goal. With a dominant presence, Sewickley was able to rotate players into new and different positions and all 22 dressed players got in the game. Way to show up ready to compete in the first home game of the season, Sewickley!