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 played their cross town rival Quaker Valley Thursday night. It was a beautiful night for a game of soccer. Both teams played evenly throughout the first half, however, QV scored off a free kick to take a 1-0 lead. Their second goal came off a cross with about 6 minutes left in the half. The second half saw more of the same as QV scored there third goal of the game to make a commanding lead. Sewickley had some chances in both halves, however, couldn't find the back of the net.