Abington Senior High School Garden Club Wins Two Awards for Displays at the Philadelphia Flower Show
Congratulations to the members of the Abington Senior High School Garden Club who spent two days to create two beautiful exhibits at the Philadelphia Flower Show. The club won first place for its “Windowsill” exhibit and honorable mention for its “Garden” exhibit.
Special congratulations to Special Education teacher Ms. Janice Jedlinski and her Life Skills students who painted all of the flower pots for the Windowsill exhibit as well as the hanging artwork with the assistance of art teacher Mr. David Ferro. The judges were moved to tears after the Blue Ribbon was awarded to the exhibit and they were informed that the painting was done by Life Skills students.
Members of the Garden Club include: Aileen Hughes, Ellie Hughes, Estey Tayar, Evyn Stewart, Georgia Wasekanes, Giovanna Rullo, Kelsey Bakhshi, Lauren Murphy, Maddie Ballard, Maggie Madden, Megan Quigley, Olena Cehelsky-DeAngelo, Olivia Geissler, and Samantha Barge. The faculty sponsor of the Garden Club is Social Studies teacher Ms. Kate England.