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Trick Hoops and Alley Oops: Harlem Wizards Perform for Elementary Schools

Trick Hoops and Alley Oops: Harlem Wizards Perform for Elementary Schools

+ Two players from the world-famous Harlem Wizards visited elementary schools across Abington School District on Tuesday, April 3 to do a pre-game warm-up assembly in preparation for their April 21 games against the teachers and principals. The assembly consisted of talking with the students about basketball skills, as well...
“Read Across America” Across Abington School District

“Read Across America” Across Abington School District

All across Abington School District, elementary school students and staff participated in Read Across America, which each year is aimed at promoting literacy in fun ways and celebrating the birthday of the legendary Dr. Seuss. To kick off the annual program, on Friday, March 2, Copper Beech and Overlook elementary...
Girls on the Run 5K

Girls on the Run 5K

Rydal girls participated in the 2017 Girls on the Run 5K on 5/21 at Montgomery County Community College. Thanks to coaches Kelsey Haug, Julie Wheeler and Kristen Keaser for helping to mentor these runners!
School Board Honors Silver Pen Awardees for Outstanding Writing

School Board Honors Silver Pen Awardees for Outstanding Writing

Last night at the Abington School Board meeting, Dr. Kelly Doyle, Supervisor of Communications Arts, presented the Abington Silver Pen Awards to outstanding student writers at our elementary schools. Sixth grade teachers nominate narrative writing selections and a building committee at each school scores the entries. The highest scoring papers...