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.
As we continue to play a fun, tough non section schedule, we welcomed the #2 ranked AAA team in Aliquippa to the Events Center. In front of a large crowd that included many neutral fans, our guys demonstrated their multiple skills in defeating a good Aliquippa team in scoring 91 points. Jett Roesing hit 7 of 11 three pointers, many from downtown, and he also led us with 10 rebounds. Isaiah Smith led us in assists with 5 to go with his 21 points, as Dave Groetsch, Isiah Warfield and Nate Ridgeway also had 4 assists. Nate scored 22 points while taking just 11 shots. Isiah and Dave moved the ball so well on offense as they both had a number of passes that led to assists. Jared Washington led us in steals with 2.