School News and Events

Eighth Graders Meet “Hamilton” Star Leslie Odom, Jr

April 2, 2018

Our 8th graders were in the audience on Wednesday, March 28, at the Free Library to meet and listen to Philly’s own Leslie Odom Jr. Leslie Odom Jr shared his personal story and discussed his new book “Failing Up: How …

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PHS Junior Flower Show 2018- 1st Grade Junior Flower Show Challenge

Our first graders participated in the Junior Flower Show Youth Challenge Plants this year. The plants were dropped off in November. The students took care of the plants for 5 months.

The results of taking caring of the plants paid …

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7th Grader Layla Fletcher Wins Best of Show at The Junior Flower Show 2018

The 2nd and 7th graders participated in the PHS Junior Flower Show for 2018. Our second graders were able to capture a photo of nature. Students walked around the building and looked for unusual shapes, patterns, and colors in nature. …

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8th grade in the Spot Light – Woodmere Art Museum -KidsCare24 Art and Storytelling

Kids Care 24: Art and Storytelling
November 4–December 17, 2017

The advance art class – 8th grade were invited to participate in the 24th annual Kids Care project, where students make artworks as gifts for people in need. Students’ artwork …

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