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Facebook IconJune 23, 2017 at 7:00 am

The 2016-17 Annual Appeal ends June 30th! Make sure your name is included in the 2016-17 Annual Report by making your gift of any amount TODAY. Most importantly, your support directly impacts NFA’s legacy of excellence both now and in the future. Click on the link to help us reach our goal of $176K and wrap up the year with a big shiny bow! #missionpossible https://norwoodfontbonneacademy.org/donation-form

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Facebook IconJune 15, 2017 at 2:48 pm

One of NFA's fourth graders had his letter published in the "Ask the Mayor" section of the Conshy Courier! We are always proud of our students for engaging and developing their writing skills!

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Facebook IconJune 8, 2017 at 3:00 pm

Another wonderful school year in the books! We wish all families a restorative summer filled with enjoyment, peaceful times, and a genuine presence to each other as we look forward to NFA's 97th year in the fall!

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Facebook IconJune 8, 2017 at 10:33 am

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy added 10 new photos.

A few of Sr. James Anthony’s “boys” returned to their beloved Academy on June 6! Gentlemen from Norwood Academy’s Class of 1957 enjoyed a cocktail reception in the foyer of the Big House, celebrating their 60th reunion. Thank you to Fr. Bill Waters, OSA, for gathering his classmates for this special anniversary: Bill Bogle, Gordon Conwell, Charlie Dunleavy, Richard Halloran, Al Mauriello, & Joe Murphy. It was an awesome adventure down memory lane! #norwoodacademy #classof1957 #nfaalums

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Facebook IconJune 7, 2017 at 12:31 pm

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy added 10 new photos.

Despite the weather, NFA's Kindergarten class enjoyed their Teddy Bear Picnic yesterday in the classroom. Family and friends were invited for a picnic lunch as well as some singing and dancing to close out the wonderful school year!

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Norwood-Fontbonne Academy
Facebook IconJune 6, 2017 at 10:25 am

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy added 3 new photos.

Forty-nine NFA graduates received diplomas and applause last evening at the 96th Graduation Liturgy and Commencement Exercises held in the beautifully adorned Fontbonne Commons. We congratulate the Class of 2017 as they are formally welcomed into the company of esteemed NFA graduates. With pride, gratitude, and joy, we extend our very best wishes to these beloved men and women as they step into the future.

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Norwood-Fontbonne Academy
Facebook IconJune 5, 2017 at 10:04 am

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy added 7 new photos.

Students on the Norwood Campus enjoyed a special treat Friday when the Kona Ice Truck pulled up outside of Sr. James Anthony Hall! Thank you to the Cilio family that bid on this tasty treat at the Mad Hatter's Ball donated by Mrs. Finnegan and Mrs. Peluso!

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Norwood-Fontbonne Academy
Facebook IconJune 2, 2017 at 12:28 pm

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy added 15 new photos — with Patricia Kenney.

Baseball, lacrosse, and softball teams were recognized during this morning's Athletic Assembly. Trophies were given out to our four championship spring teams: jv and varsity girls lacrosse, softball, and jv baseball! Special congratulations to our 8th graders who were honored for their longevity and participation in multiple sports over the years, as well as to the prestigious Bolton and Clements Award recipients.

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Norwood-Fontbonne Academy
Facebook IconJune 1, 2017 at 9:35 am

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy added 11 new photos.

Paris, Tanzania, and the United States were brought to life by JLB, second grade, and JLC last week as part of NFA's Signature Curriculum! Parents enjoyed the interactive presentations showcasing the research and writing of specific topics over the course of the year by the students.

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Norwood-Fontbonne Academy
Facebook IconMay 31, 2017 at 9:44 am

There are still 14 tickets available for the Phillies game on Saturday night! Please contact Greg McNamee for details at mcnamee.greg@gmail.com

NFA NIGHT AT THE PHILLIES
Saturday, June 3rd at 4 pm Phillies v. San Francisco Giants
Including Avett Brothers Postgame Concert
Seats are in Section 327
$37 per ticket
$6 extra for bus transportation from NFA to game and back
Please note bus will be canceled if less than 25 people sign up

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Facebook IconMay 30, 2017 at 10:39 am

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy added 33 new photos — with Chrissy Hughes Curci.

Last Friday’s annual Blue and Gold Field Day and History Bee were all about spirited competition across NFA’s beautiful 14-acre campus. Thank you to our Student Council leaders and moderators for all your hard work in making this day a success!

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Facebook IconMay 29, 2017 at 9:00 am

Happy Memorial Day to our "dear" friends and families near and far.

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Facebook IconMay 26, 2017 at 12:09 pm

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy added 15 new photos.

On Tuesday night, staff, current parents, and student ambassadors welcomed many new parents to the NFA community for the upcoming 2017-18 school year. The presence of our beloved alums from the class of 2013 made it an extra special night!

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Facebook IconMay 25, 2017 at 9:00 am

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy added 42 new photos.

NFA’s 5 year-old students gathered for a white tablecloth luncheon and dance in the Commons Dining Room last week. This annual celebration brings all our 5 year-olds together as they culminate their years in the “Houses” and look forward to their new classrooms in the fall.

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Facebook IconMay 24, 2017 at 4:00 pm

Jake Guller '16 brought his rocking tunes to the Wissahickon Valley Relay for Life event that raised funds for the American Cancer Society. Bravo, Jake!

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