Sewickley Academy School District
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Sewickley Academy School District

Principal: Kolia O'Connor
Athletic Director: Win Palmer
Address: 315 Academy Avenue, Sewickley, PA, 15143
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Join Us for Conversations that Connect: Raising Culturally Competent Children
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Apr 05, 2019
Much of what children learn about respecting differences comes from their parents and other significant adults in their lives. Yet, adults often feel uncomfortable discussing cultural differences with their children, even though research shows that NOT talking about these differences may actually fuel the development of prejudice and stereotypes. Join Jondou Chase Chen, co-director of […]

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SA and QV team up to Showcase Women’s Empowerment Documentary at Tull Theater
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Apr 02, 2019
Quaker Valley and Sewickley Academy’s Girl Up clubs have teamed up to show ‘Girl Rising’ at a space rented at The Tull Family Theater in Sewickley on April 15 at 6:00 p.m. All of the money from ticket sales will be donated to Girl Up, an international organization founded by the UN that is dedicated […]

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SA and QV team up to Showcase Women’s Empowerment Documentary at Tull Theater
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Mar 17, 2019
Sewickley Academy and Quaker Valley’s Girl Up clubs have teamed up to show “Girl Rising” at a space rented at The Tull Family Theater in Sewickley on April 15th at 6:00. All of the money from ticket sales will be donated to Girl Up, an international organization founded by the UN that is dedicated to […]

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Sewickley Academy Freshman Named Winner in the Pittsburgh Concert Society’s 2019 Young Artists Auditions
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Mar 14, 2019
Freshman Gary Peng was named a winner for piano in the 2019 Pittsburgh Concert Society’s (PCS) Young Artists Auditions. The PCS Young Artists auditions were held on Saturday, March 9. Nationally known adjudicators judge contestants, and this year Alan Fletcher, Aspen Music Festival and School President and CEO, was the adjudicator. The young artists were […]

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SA Middle School Student to Attend Renowned Interlochen Arts Camp
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Mar 11, 2019
“Lights, camera, action!” This is a familiar phrase to Grade 8 student Avani Venkat, who will attend the renowned Interlochen Arts Camp, a premier summer arts program for aspiring artists in grades 3 through 12, in Michigan this summer. Avani, 14, has loved music since she was a small child and began acting and participating […]

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Sewickley Academy Students Take a STAND
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Mar 11, 2019
Juniors Mishon Levine and Luke Tyson co-founded Students Taking Action for a New Democracy (STAND), a new organization that is taking a STAND by empowering high school students to be engaged global citizens. Mishon and Luke, like many of their peers, are immersed in a political culture that has polarized today’s society. At a young […]

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Sewickley Academy Sophomore Helps Rebuild Puerto Rico
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Mar 05, 2019
I recently returned to Puerto Rico continuing the efforts I started in 2017. With every return trip, I find areas of improvement but still much that needs to be done. On Sept. 5, 2017, Hurricane Irma hit the island of Puerto Rico followed by Hurricane Maria on Sept. 20, which happens to be my birthday. […]

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Sewickley Academy Middle School Student is on Pointe in Ballet Competitions
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Mar 05, 2019
Due to her small stature, most people would not instantly recognize that Adien (Adi), a Grade 6 student at Sewickley Academy, is a powerhouse on the stage. When she dons her pointe shoes and ornate costumes, she transforms into a graceful ballerina who is being noticed by national and international companies alike for her talent […]

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Seven Students Win Awards for Art and Writing
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Feb 22, 2019
This month, the Pittsburgh Regional Scholastic Arts & Writing Awards recognized seven Sewickley Academy students for their creativity in the arts and their impressive writing skills. Students were awarded two Gold Keys in writing, four Silver Keys, three for writing and one for art, and six honorable mentions. Junior Zofia Luther received a Gold Key […]

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