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Willow Hill Elementary School Kicks Off Black History Month with Read-in

Willow Hill Elementary School Kicks Off Black History Month with Read-in

February is Black History Month, and Willow Hill Elementary School kicked it off by participating in the 28th Annual National African American Read-in on Monday, Feb. 5, 2018. Reading is a significant portion of the school's celebration of the month as librarians and reading specialists select books authored by African...
Educating and Celebrating Ahead of the Big Game Across Abington

Educating and Celebrating Ahead of the Big Game Across Abington

All across Abington School District on Friday, Feb. 2, 2018, students mixed education into their Super Bowl celebrations. The Abington Senior High football players and cheerleaders teamed up to visit Overlook Elementary School to read to students in grades K-6 as part of the annual "Reading Super Bowl" event. For...
Highland Elementary School Observes Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service

Highland Elementary School Observes Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service

For the 13th consecutive year, Highland Elementary School faculty, students and their families held a day of service in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day - this year observing the holiday on Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, by assembling care packages and hosting a Zumba-thon. In December, students began collecting...
Fine Art and Fun at Roslyn Elementary School

Fine Art and Fun at Roslyn Elementary School

Art Goes to School went to Roslyn Elementary School on Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, to share with second grade students the beauty and creativity behind important works of art. The non-profit volunteer organization is dedicated to bringing art appreciation classes to elementary school children in the Delaware Valley, making fine...
McKinley Elementary School Honors Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

McKinley Elementary School Honors Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

On Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, McKinley Elementary School hosted its annual celebration of the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The assembly included a presentation of a mosaic completed by various student artists, a song performed by kindergarten students and their teachers, a dramatic enactment by sixth...
Junior High School Science Fair Spotlights Fascinating Scientific Investigations, Experiments, Analyses, and Presentations.

Junior High School Science Fair Spotlights Fascinating Scientific Investigations, Experiments, Analyses, and Presentations.

The Science Fair at Abington Junior High School this week was a HUGE success of scientific investigation and presentation. Over 250 student-created projects were presented to parents, teachers, administrators, community visitors, and other students. The projects included a wide range of interesting subjects including real world applications. Projects included: how...