Past Rydal Elementary School Postings

Author Kwame Alexander Visits Rydal February 1st

Author Kwame Alexander Visits Rydal February 1st

On Friday, February 1st, Newbery Award winning author, Kwame Alexander visited Rydal. The students enjoyed listening to Mr. Alexander read one of his picture books, "Surf's Up!" Rydal was his first stop on the way to his appearance as a guest author at the African American Book Fair held at...
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...