3rd Annual MLK Day of Service

Celebrating the 3rd annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service became a monumental time in the school’s history. In comparison to the incredible historic nature of the day — including the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights March on Washington, D.C., 150 years since Em

Pottery Studio Visit

Students visited Manayunk Pottery, the studio of Janice Strawder, who instructed the students in a lesson on textured trays. Students watched a wheel throwing demonstration and made textured trays. The textures on the trays were made by pressing stamps, lace and fabric printing blocks

Fox Chase Gives $10,000

St. James School welcomed Fox Chase Bank’s employees Keiron Lynch (chief payments officer) and Brigette Milligan (community grants administrator) for a special school tour which included a check presentation. St. James School was awarded $10,000 from the Fox Chase Bank Charitable Foun

Girls’ Sports Clinics

The Women’s Legacy Fund winter sports clinics for girls at William Penn Charter School attracted an energetic crowd. All told, 38 girls from St. James School and William Penn Charter participated, and many of them stayed for all the clinics as well as the Q&A. Nine young lad