Making Shakespeare interesting and relevant to students has always been a priority for our Performing Arts faculty, but Ms. Crowley and Ms. Simmons took it to the next level with their recent Shakepeare Club performance of Romeo & Juliet staged all around our schoolhouse.
Our annual Winter Concert brought music and holiday merriment to our halls right before Winter Break! Students in Grades 1-10 showcased their musical talents in choir and instrumental performances led by our great music faculty consisting of Dr. Inman, Mr. Ingels, Ms. Taylor and Ms. Sherman.
When a student brings us a great idea, we do everything we can to make it a reality. Third grader, Eden E. approached me asking if she could have a Bake Sale to raise money for Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia’s Cancer Center. She came with a written proposal, a volunteer list and a poster. Of course, I said yes.
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