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.
Congratulations to senior Cole Luther for his incredible play as he tied for first after 18 holes with a four over par 74 at Allegheny Country Club! Cole earned the silver medal as he finished second in a one hole playoff. Congratulations to senior Will Nocito for also qualifying for the PIAA semifinals with a 77, finishing tied for fourth. Sophomore JF Aber, 85, and junior Landen Shirley, 86, also competed in the tournament. Senior Peter Curran shot a 76, but after a lengthy ruling was declared to have played the wrong ball on the 9th hole.