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Country Day School of the Sacred Heart

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  • Environmental Science Field Trip
    April 15, 2014
     
    Upper School students take their learning to the field (and stream) with a day of learning about water quality health and how to calculate a water quality "score."  See the link below to read more.
     
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  • Cruisin' Not Boozin'

    March 10, 2014
    Today students in 8th grade and the US listened to an award-winning program sponsored by the Fathers' Association, Cruisin' Not Boozin' by Bryn Mawr Rehab. To learn more about this program, visit their website here.  This powerful program also reminded students of distracted driving while texting and how your life can change forever.
     
    Cruisin'
     

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  • Jerry Spinelli
    March, 10, 2014
     
    Students were surprised by a visit from Newbery medal author Jerry Spinelli. To learn more about this talented author, click here.
     
    Jerry Spinelli
     
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  • Network Summer Service Programs
     
    This summer, Sacred Heart in Bryn Mawr will have 12 students participate in various Network Summer Service Projects. http://sofie.org/

    Mary Claire Brannau – Project Harvest I

    Joan Costello– Project Harvest II

    Kathryn Donnelly– Planet Earth: Dig It

    Megan Flatley– Re-Member: Pine Ridge

    Brigid Gliwa – Planet Earth: Dig It

    Glenna Gobeil – Hearts Fighting Hunger

    Zoe Haas – Food Deserts in the land of Plenty

    Lindsay Johnson– Rebuild NOLA

    Catherine McLaughlin – Rebuild NOLA

    Sarah Shavo – Planet Earth: Dig It

    Jaycee Webster – Sprout Creek

    Emily Apakian -Food Deserts in the Land of Plenty in Chicago
     
    Summer Network Programs  
     
     
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  • Career Day for Upper School Students

    March 10, 2014 all Upper School students had the opportunity to learn from 3 different women about careers in which they are interested. The format for these sessions was informal and began with an introduction describing their career path, education, college courses and experience. Speakers discussed what questions the students should ask themselves when considering a career in their discipline. Sharing ideas regarding how to remain marketable and what skills are valuable for ongoing professional development and success were also included in the group discussions.
     
    Speakers:

    ·         Grace Battista’09: Safety & Health Professional, 1 Source Safety & Health 

    ·         Kaila Conti’08: QVC, PR, Fashion & Beauty 

    ·         Katie Falcone’11: Biomedical Engineering student at Drexel University, Coop experience with Pharmaceutical companies 

    ·         Megan Schuster Goold: Climate Change Coordinator, EPA

    ·         Sarah Haskins: Lead Software Engineer, Knewton (educational technology startup) Leads a team of software developers that work on the Knewton platform.

    ·         Christie Lebano’05:  Head of the Mid-Atlantic Region, CHRISTIE’S based in Villanova, PA.

    ·         Laura Hibbs McKenzie’06: Comcast, Campus Specialist for University Relations, scouting talented students to come to work for Comcast. Former Comcast blogger

    ·         Joan Quinn Milhous’87: Head Coach, Villanova University, Field Hockey team

    ·         Renee Martin, JD, RN, MSN: Attorney, health care law practice

    ·        Kara Rufo’05: US and MS English Teacher, CDSSH

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  •  All Main Line Volleyball Team
     
    Congratlulations to the following girls for making All Main Line Team: Meghan Cavanaugh (first team)Kerri Corcoran and Lauren Kilroy (second team) and Ally Schell, Emily Arriviello, and Kellilynn Murray (Honorable Mention).
     
    Volleyball Team  
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  • Welcome Guest authors: Cindy Callaghan, Lost in London and Chrysa Smith, Poodle Posse Series and recipient of Mom's Choice Award. - January, 2014
     
    Lost in London      Poodle Posse
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  • Congratulations to Gabi Seeley for being awarded the Level 7 Vault National Champion in Gymnastics.  Gabby traveled with her Upper Merion Gymnastics team to the Sand Dollar Invitational in Florida at the ESPN center.  - January , 2014
     
    Gabby  

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  • Country Day School of the Sacred Heart is on the Philadelphia Business Journal List

    Top 25 Independent Private Schools 2013

          -released in December 2013

    Top 25 List  
     
     
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  • Congratulations to Lauren Kilroy for being selected to the all tourney basketball team at the Robert Hopf tournament held at Jenkintown High School. - January, 2014
     
    Lauren Kilroy  
     
     
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As a member of the Network of Sacred Heart schools, Sacred Heart in Bryn Mawr will take this year to reflect on how we live the five goals of a Sacred Heart education.