Eagle scout makes a project of Pre-K dream

Schools | September 7th, 2016 | Leave a comment

As you enter the front school yard at Our Mother of Consolation Parish School, you will notice a few things. First, the yard is ready for the school’s littlest students, with a train set, tiny picnic tables, and plenty of places to play. New among these play areas is a custom sand table, created by […]

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OMC to start new year with new principal

Schools | August 3rd, 2016 | Leave a comment

by MegAnne Liebsch After the retirement of its long-standing principal, Bruce Hagy, Our Mother of Consolation Parish School has welcomed a new principal to lead its ranks. After working at OMC for only a month, Theresa Ponte already feels invested in the school and excitedly awaits the 2016-2017 semester. “I’m excited to get to know […]

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Springside Chestnut Hill Academy earns more ‘green’ titles

Schools | June 15th, 2016 | Leave a comment

Springside Chestnut Hill Academy (SCH) already boasts a number of significant and enduring initiatives that have earned the school distinction in environmental sustainability. This spring, the school added two new titles to the list: the school’s cafeterias were upgraded to 3-star certified Green Restaurant status by the Green Restaurant Association (GRA), and SCH was named […]

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New fund to honor SCH teacher

Schools | June 14th, 2016 | Leave a comment

by Eric Dolente Many students have gone through both Chestnut Hill Academy and Springside School, now merged into Springside Chestnut Hill Academy, but not many have stood the test of time like D. Stanley Parker has. From faculty and students to friends and family, Parker has touched many people’s lives. As a teacher, some say […]

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