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Highland Elementary’s Multicultural Festival Was a Great Success of Sharing Cultures, Fun, and Good Feelings

Highland Elementary’s Multicultural Festival Was a Great Success of Sharing Cultures, Fun, and Good Feelings

Highland Elementary School hosted its Multicultural Festival this month where students, staff, and families celebrated the various cultures represented in the school. It was a multicultural potluck, multicultural trivia, with an exciting live performance from the Philadelphia Capoeira Arts Center that combined dance, music, gymnastics, and the Portuguese language in...
Science Day at Highland Made Science Educational, Relevant, and Fun!

Science Day at Highland Made Science Educational, Relevant, and Fun!

Science Day at Highland Elementary School, organized by the school's PTO, brought a group of dedicated volunteers to present hands-on.illuminating, and instructive science to Highland students. Presenters included current and past parents, volunteers from the Temple University School of Pharmacy, students from the high school's H2O for Life Club, and...
Highland Elementary School Receives Farm-to-School Mini-Grant

Highland Elementary School Receives Farm-to-School Mini-Grant

Highland Elementary School has been notified that it will receive a $999.07 Pennsylvania Departments of Education (PDE) and Agriculture (PDA) Mini-Grant to fund taste-testing and educational components for third grade students and for school garden activities. The competitive grant, with a maximum of $1,000, is intended to provide students with...
Highland’s Science Fair – Great Science, Great Reactions

Highland’s Science Fair – Great Science, Great Reactions

Highland Elementary School's PTO hosted its Annual Science Fair, which was a great success. Students from Kindergarten through Grade 6 presented exciting science entries that were displayed for the school community. This year's science fair featured over 60 exciting science presentations. Students developed projects such as: chemical reactions with rocks,...