In the Spotlight!
Kellyann Reidy Presented with the Foundations Community Partnership in Education Award
On May 16, New Hope-Solebury High School senior, Kellyann Reidy, was presented with the Foundations Community Partnership in Education award. Foundations Community Partnership is a philanthropic grant-making foundation supporting the behavioral health and human service needs of children and young adults in Bucks County. The organization awards scholarships to one senior in each Bucks County public high school who demonstrates academic excellence and a commitment to human services in Bucks County for children, youth & families.
The Lion's Tale Earns First Place
New Hope-Solebury High School’s newspaper, The Lion’s Tale, earned first place from the American Scholastic Press Association. Journalism teacher, Mr. Drew Giorgi, presented the award to the paper’s editors in chief Joey Tebben, Margaret Burmester, Krupa Shah, Lauren Walinski, and Caroline Donado.
Brooke Rosenberg Excels at the Special Olympics
Brooke Rosenberg competed in the Special Olympics for the first time over the weekend of May 11th to May 12th. She won gold in the first freestyle race and the backstroke. She also brought home silver in the relay and a ribbon in the final freestyle event of the weekend. Congrats to Brooke on her success!
JESSICA STEINBERG RECEIVES AQUETONG WATERSHED ASSOCIATION’S 2019 MALCOLM P. CROOKS HONORARY SCHOLARSHIP
The AWA established the Malcolm P. Crooks Honorary Scholarship to be awarded to a civic-minded NH-S High School senior who has displayed excellence in science and who plans to continue his/her formal education in the broad field of physical sciences.
In the fall, Jessica will attend the University of Pittsburgh Honors College and plans to major in bioengineering or biology. At NH-S High School, she achieved an excellent overall grade point average and excelled in many AP science courses. Jessica also served as an officer in the Environmental Club, volunteered as a junior firefighter in the New Hope Eagle Fire Company and served on New Hope Borough’s Junior Council.
Photo (L to R): Les Isbrandt, Jade Greene, Jessica Steinberg and Chris Cook (Photo taken by Ginny Schlussel).
NH-S Senior Andrew Purdy Signs with the High Point University Track Team
Seated: Scott Purdy (father), Andrew Purdy, Julie Ball (mother)
Standing: Stephen Seier (principal), Cardwell Wooten (coach), Erik Pederson (Athletic Director), Ryan Ball (stepfather)
New Hope-Solebury High School Receives A+ Rating from The School Review
New Hope-Solebury High School is considered the 4th ranked high school in Pennsylvania and the number 1 school in Bucks County according to The School Review. To learn more about their evaluation please follow the links below.
Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick Visits New Hope-Solebury High School
Mr. Fitzpatrick visited New Hope-Solebury High School on April 24th to discuss his experience as a House Representative and fielded questions from students. The event was hosted by Mr. Kevin Nord and his AP Government and social studies classes. All were welcome to attend.
Zachary Buchler Nominated for The Congress of Future Medical Leaders in Boston, MA
Zachary Buchler, a Sophomore at New Hope-Solebury High School will be a Delegate to the Congress of Future Medical Leaders in Lowell, MA on June 23-25, 2019. The Congress is an honors-only program for high school students who want to become physicians or go into medical research fields. The purpose of this event is to honor, inspire, motivate, and direct the top students in the country who aspire to be physicians or medical scientists, to stay true to their dream and, after the event, to provide a path, plan and resources to help them reach their goal.