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Second Annual Poetry Workshop

The Second Annual Poetry Workshop is happening soon!  The members of the middle and high school Jenkintown Literary Magazine will teach the elementary student about poetry writing.

Counselor Week 2017

National School Counseling Week 2017

JHS Girls Basketball Champions

Congratulations to the Jenkintown Girls’ Varsity Basketball Team

Congratulations to our 2016-2017 Jenkintown Girls’ Varsity Basketball team for going 12-1 in league play and winning the Bicentennial Athletic League Constitution Division Championship!

We look forward to the league playoffs and then the district playoff run towards the state tournament.

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Excellent News from JHS

The Jenkintown High School Mock Trial Team defeat St. Basil’s Academy yesterday to advance to the semi-finals of the Montgomery County Mock Trial Championships! We are so proud of this hard working team and their advisor Mr. Hamilton. Good luck in the Semi-Finals! Go Drakes!

The JHS Theater Department is pleased to announce that Maria Cotsis’ review of the “Odd Couple”, as part of the Greater Philadelphia Cappies Critics Awards, was chosen by the Cappie’s organization as one of four reviews to published in the Philadelphia Inquirer. Congratulations to Maria!

*The Cappies is a writing and awards program that trains high school theater and journalism students to be expert writers, critical thinkers, and leaders.  Through Cappies, theater and journalism students are trained as critics; attend multiple shows throughout the 2016-17 season and write extensive critiques.

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Touch the Future Exhibit 2017

Congratulations go out to Claire Griffin for having a painting selected for the Pennsylvania State Educator’s Association’s (PSEA) “Touch the Future Exhibit 2017”. This is an annual celebration of the best of the best work from artists in our region. It is an exclusive exhibit with limited space, so teachers may only submit up to 5 works, and then the event’s juror edits down that field with only about a third of the work being accepted for display.
Do yourself a favor and check out the exhibit, on display nearby this year at:
2017 PSEA 30th Annual High School “Touch the Future” Student Art Exhibit
Arcadia University’s “University Commons Art Gallery Area & Great Room Lobby”
450 S. Easton Road, Glenside, PA 19038
The exhibit is open to the public and will be on display through the month of February.
Opening Reception: Sunday February 5, 1-3pm