Happening Kids: Six Abington Students Qualified by Audition for Pennsylvania Music Educators Association District 11 Choir

2017-11-29T16:36:09+00:00

Based on auditions, six Abington Senior High School students have been selected to participate in the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association District 11 Choir Festival to be held January 24-26, 2017. The selected students are: Talie Rau, Soprano 1 Elizabeth Hilliard, Soprano 2 Isabella DiPasquale, Alto 2 Nick Hilliard, Tenor 2 Jack Sullivan, Bass 1 Ethan [...]

Happening Kids: Six Abington Students Qualified by Audition for Pennsylvania Music Educators Association District 11 Choir 2017-11-29T16:36:09+00:00

Happening Kids: Abington Junior High School Students Worked the Philadelphia Marathon to Help Raise Funds for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

2017-11-20T22:46:15+00:00

This past weekend, at 5:30 in the morning in the pouring rain, thirty-one 9th graders, two 10th graders, and a number of parents from Abington Junior High School arrived to volunteer at the Philadelphia Marathon.  The students worked at water station #8 until 2:00 in the afternoon with other volunteers from Team in Training, raising money [...]

Happening Kids: Abington Junior High School Students Worked the Philadelphia Marathon to Help Raise Funds for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society 2017-11-20T22:46:15+00:00

Professional Shakespearean Actor’s Workshop

2017-11-01T16:03:36+00:00

Play to be presented November 16, 17, 18 at Abington Senior High School. The Abington Senior High School Theater Department hosted Mr. James Keegan, Shakespearean actor and longtime professor at the University of Delaware, for a workshop he presented for the cast and crew of the upcoming production of Much Ado About Nothing. Mr. Keegan [...]

Professional Shakespearean Actor’s Workshop 2017-11-01T16:03:36+00:00

The Scene: McKinley Elementary School Hosts Fun Masquerade Ball!

2017-10-31T10:56:44+00:00

Last Friday, October 27th, fourth through sixth grade students at The McKinley Masquerade Ball in Abington enjoyed pizza, dancing, and a night out with their friends, many in costume! Check out all the photos here.

The Scene: McKinley Elementary School Hosts Fun Masquerade Ball! 2017-10-31T10:56:44+00:00

Happening Kids: Roslyn Elementary School First Graders Use Pumpkins To Create Their Favorite Book Characters

2017-10-27T12:41:43+00:00

First graders at Roslyn Elementary School brought the harvest theme into school for some reading fun throughout the month of October! They recreated their favorite book characters using pumpkins as their canvas. Students enjoyed sharing their projects, describing their character, and summarizing the story. The students and staff of Roslyn are enjoying the festive display [...]

Happening Kids: Roslyn Elementary School First Graders Use Pumpkins To Create Their Favorite Book Characters 2017-10-27T12:41:43+00:00

Abington Senior High School Football Players Tackled Breast Cancer at Abington vs. Council Rock North Game

2017-10-09T16:53:27+00:00

Several years ago the football coaches from Abington and North Penn High Schools were talking and realized that their mothers were both breast cancer survivors.  Since the teams were playing each other during Breast Cancer Awareness Month, they decided to develop activities and events to promote breast cancer awareness at the game.  The tradition continues [...]

Abington Senior High School Football Players Tackled Breast Cancer at Abington vs. Council Rock North Game 2017-10-09T16:53:27+00:00

Art of Abington Senior High School Students

2017-08-30T16:14:39+00:00

Abington Senior High School was founded in 1956 and today is a three year comprehensive high school located approximately five miles north of Philadelphia in a suburban residential area. The Senior High School has an enrollment of 1748 students who come from a variety of community settings and socioeconomic levels. Abington Senior High 2016-2017 enrollment [...]

Art of Abington Senior High School Students 2017-08-30T16:14:39+00:00

Happening People: Abington School Board Acknowledges and Thanks Abington Health Foundation’s Donation for AEDs

2017-07-05T18:54:57+00:00

  At its most recent meeting, the Abington School Board honored and thanked the Abington Health Foundation of the Abington Jefferson Health System and the Dr. Mark Rosenthal Memorial Fund for the donation of $10,000 toward the replacement of Automatic External Defibrillators (AEDs) for Abington schools. Dr. Rosenthal was a well-known cardiologist at Abington Memorial [...]

Happening People: Abington School Board Acknowledges and Thanks Abington Health Foundation’s Donation for AEDs 2017-07-05T18:54:57+00:00

Beastfeeding Resource Center Receives Grant From Green Tree Community Health and Educational Breastfeeding Services

2017-06-26T11:42:54+00:00

The BRC, which has locations in Abington, Bensalem, and Wayne, PA, has received a $5,000 grant from the Green Tree Community Health Foundation in support of general operating expenses. Susan Hansen, PhD., President and CEO of the Foundation, on behalf of the Board of Trustees on May 25, 2017, made announcement of the grant. Colette [...]

Beastfeeding Resource Center Receives Grant From Green Tree Community Health and Educational Breastfeeding Services 2017-06-26T11:42:54+00:00

#HappeningKids: Abington Senior High School Chess Teams Ranked #2 and #7 in the U.S.

2017-06-15T15:37:24+00:00

  Last night the Abington School District School Board honored Abington Senior High School’s Chess Team that competed at the United States Chess Federation’s Super Nationals competition last month – the largest recorded chess tournament in the history of chess with 5,500 players competing from around the country. In the u1200 section, Abington’s team of [...]

#HappeningKids: Abington Senior High School Chess Teams Ranked #2 and #7 in the U.S. 2017-06-15T15:37:24+00:00