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Individual and Team Success at Debate Tournament

Individual and Team Success at Debate Tournament

Posted on November 18, 2018
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Speech and Debate team captains Sydney Rogers ’19 and Cristina Valenzo ’20 compiled a record of 3 wins and 1 loss at the Penn For Youth Debate Voices of Philadelphia Tournament this Saturday. Sydney also took home an award as one of the top individual speakers of the tournament. Novice debaters Eli Lerner ’21 and…

Congratulations to Girls Soccer All-Public Players

Congratulations to Girls Soccer All-Public Players

Posted on November 14, 2018
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Congratulations to the Girls’ Soccer team on a winning season. The following student-athletes earned positions on the National Division All-Public Team: First Team Rebecca Cassel-Siskind – Freshman – Midfield Faryn Heffner – Junior – Forward Second Team Sharron Norton (captain) – Senior – Defense Mira Young – Freshman – Defense Honorable Mention Clari Herrera –…

SLA CTE Digital Video Student Films Selected for Film Fest in Brazil

SLA CTE Digital Video Student Films Selected for Film Fest in Brazil

Posted on November 9, 2018
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SLA Digital Video is excited to announce that four student films have been selected to screen at the Festival de Cinema Escolar de Alvorada in Brazil. April Showers by Pablo Salvatierra, Jess Celli, David Williams, and Tito Mazzucchi (2018) Affection by Jae Regino (2018) 3.14.18 by Kate Kopf (2018) Welcomer by Sam Gualtieri (2020) Please…

Half Day Schedules - Thursday & Friday

Half Day Schedules – Thursday & Friday

Posted on November 7, 2018
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We look forward to seeing all of our families at our student/family/advisor narrative report card conferences this week! Below are the shortened schedules for Thursday and Friday: Thursday C – 08:15-08:55 D – 09:00-09:40 E – 09:45-10:25 A – 10:30-11:10 X1/Y1 – 11:15-11:55 Advisory – 11:55-12:00 (Transpass Pick-Up) Lunch – 12:00-12:30 Friday B – 08:15-08:55…

Boys Ultimate Beats Strath Haven

Boys Ultimate Beats Strath Haven

Posted on October 23, 2018
Categories: Athletics

The SLA Boys Ultimate avenged a loss from earlier in the season, beating Strath Haven 15-8 on Tuesday. The game marked the return of junior Josiah Mast from injury, and Josiah did not disappoint making several key blocks, scoring four goals and throwing another. Strath Haven came out strong and held an early lead 6-5…

SLAmbassadors Join Model UN Conference in Torun, Poland

SLAmbassadors Join Model UN Conference in Torun, Poland

Posted on October 18, 2018
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Last week 9 students participated in ToMUN, the Model UN conference held by High School No. 1 in Torun, Poland. The SLAmbassadors in this program stayed with host families, shadowed their Polish peers at school, toured Torun and nearby Gdansk, and represented SLA among other Model UN teams from Denmark, Luxembourg, Spain, Finland, Slovakia, and…

Student Half Day Friday 10/5

Student Half Day Friday 10/5

Posted on October 4, 2018
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Schedule for Friday 10/5 B – 08:15-08:55 C – 09:00-09:40 D – 09:45-10:25 E – 10:30-11:10 X2/Y2 – 11:15-11:55 Lunch – 12:00-12:30

JV Ultimate Beats O'Hara!

JV Ultimate Beats O’Hara!

Posted on October 3, 2018
Categories: Athletics

The Boys JV Ultimate team won their inaugural game on Tuesday, beating Cardinal O’Hara 9-8 in a thrilling game that saw many players get their first game experience ever! The team came out strong, taking a 3-0 lead on O’Hara, led by freshman Oskar Glahn and sophomores Andrew Bowers and Amadou Magassa. But O’Hara would…

Boys Soccer Wins 3rd Straight!

Boys Soccer Wins 3rd Straight!

Posted on October 3, 2018
Categories: Athletics

by Leo Cassel-Siskind The Rockets pulled off two wins in the last week as they moved closer to a playoff berth. Last Thursday, despite playing far from their best soccer, the Rockets dominated Lincoln 6-1. Dalnick Matos scored a hat trick while Maciej Pokora and Dani Fiorenza scored their first goals of the season. This…

Cassel-Siskind Boosts Rockets to 6th Straight Win

Cassel-Siskind Boosts Rockets to 6th Straight Win

Posted on September 30, 2018
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The girls’ soccer team dominated Kensington in a wet, muddy double-header on Friday afternoon. Freshman midfielder, Rebecca Cassel-Siskind, and Sophomore striker, Zoe Zisser, scored in the first game, giving the Rockets a 2-0 win. Cassel-Siskind and Senior Captain, Amelia Benamara, scored in the second game but Kensington fought back, scoring on a penalty kick. Senior…