Senior Successes: Katie Hughes Makes a Joyful Noise in the Junior Mendelssohn Choir
For the fifth year in a row, senior Katie Hughes auditioned and was selected to be a part of the Junior Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh. This one-of-a-kind choir showcases some of the finest young singers in the Pittsburgh region.
National Merit Scholarship Corporation Names Six Seniors as Commended Students
The National Merit Scholarship Program recognized six seniors for their exceptional academic promise demonstrated by their outstanding performance on the 2017 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT®).
Senior School History Teacher Travels to South Korea for Professional Development
This past July, I traveled to South Korea with a group of American educators with the generous support of the Korean War Legacy Foundation and Sewickley Academy. This professional development connected me to my curriculum and past enrichment, which continually puts me in the learning seat, prepares me to contextualize historical events for students, and sets me up to share global perspectives.
On a beautiful day at the par 72 Blackhawk golf course five of our guys qualified for the WPIAL Individual Championships, and a sixth player missed by one stroke, shooting an 80. The target score was 79 as 5 SA and 2 QV players qualified from the section. It was a meaningful experience for all six of our players as it an unusual setting to have to worry about a target score.
Will Nocito 74 Peter Curran 75 JF Aber 75 Cole Luther 76 Landen Shirley 78 Matthew Klemash 80