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Facebook IconAugust 26, 2016 at 12:58 pm

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy added 20 new photos — with Jimmy Bussacco.

The new school year is around the corner! This week, our teachers welcomed our "Fantastic Firsts," Great Eights," "Fabulous Fourths," "Sensational Sevies," and "Keen Kinders," as they transition to their new grades and classrooms.

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Facebook IconAugust 17, 2016 at 8:11 pm

Congrats to Cailin DiGiacomo '08 as the new head coach for the varsity girls soccer team at GFS!

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New fall sports coaches for GFS Tigers - Chestnut Hill Local Philadelphia PA

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New Jersey native Conrad Haber (left) is taking the helm of the boys' and girls' cross country teams at Germantown Friends. Norwood Fontbonne and Germantow

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Facebook IconAugust 17, 2016 at 1:20 pm

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy added an event.

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Keen Kinders Celebration

Keen Kinders Celebration

Calling all NFA "Keen Kinders"- kindergarteners and lunch bunchers- to a celebration of the Class of 2025. Meet your teachers, enjoy snacks, and the company of each other! Parents are invited to attend and will meet with Mrs. Peluso in a separate session. Please RSVP by August 22 to npeluso@norfon.org

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Facebook IconAugust 17, 2016 at 1:07 pm

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New Family Welcome

New Family Welcome

We welcome our new families to the NFA family! Please join us for a social on Wed. August 31 to meet other NFA families and to enjoy snacks, beverages, and activities. Please RSVP to Erin Wallin at ewallin@norfon.org. This is not a public event.

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Fabulous Fourths Celebration

Fabulous Fourths Celebration

NFA Rising 4th graders: Come celebrate being a "Fabulous Fourth" and a member of the Class of 2021--NFA's 100th Graduating Class. You will meet your teachers and also learn about what to expect in the upcoming school year. Parents are welcome to attend and will have a separate session with Mrs. Finnegan and Mrs. Peluso. Please RSVP by August 22 to npeluso@norfon.org.

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Facebook IconAugust 17, 2016 at 12:50 pm

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Great Eights Celebration

Great Eights Celebration

NFA rising 8th graders: Come celebrate being a "Great Eight" and a member of the Class of 2017! Meet up with your teachers to learn more about your upcoming school year. See old friends and meet new ones! Parents are also invited to attend and will have a separate session with Mrs. Finnegan. Please RSVP by August 22 to npeluso@norfon.org.

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Facebook IconAugust 17, 2016 at 12:43 pm

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Fantastic Firsts Celebration

Fantastic Firsts Celebration

NFA rising 1st graders and JLM1 students: Come celebrate being a "Fantastic First" and a member of the Class of 2024 on August 23rd! This is for all NFA JLM-1 and primary first grade students. You will meet your teachers and have time to meet friends, old and new. Parents are welcome to attend and will experience a separate session with Mrs. Peluso. Please RSVP by August 22: npeluso@norfon.org

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Facebook IconAugust 17, 2016 at 12:34 pm

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Sensational Sevies Celebration

Sensational Sevies Celebration

NFA Rising 7th graders: Come celebrate being a "Sensational Sevie" with the Class of 2018 on August 25th! Your teachers will meet with you and you'll learn more about what to expect on NFA's upper campus in the coming school year ahead. Parents are invited to attend and will meet with Mrs. Finnegan and Mrs. Peluso about what to expect in 7th grade. Please RSVP by August 22 to npeluso@norfon.org

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Facebook IconAugust 16, 2016 at 9:00 am

Tyler Dunning '10, a rising junior at East Carolina University, spent the summer interning at Davis Construction in DC as an assistant superintendent in the interiors department. They are the largest general contractor that serves the MD, VA, DC , WV, and PA region. He was the top recruit from ECU's Construction Management program where he also achieved academic honors. Well done, Tyler!

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Facebook IconAugust 15, 2016 at 8:52 am

NFA'S LAST SUMMER GIFT CARD SALE IS THIS THURSDAY, AUGUST 18th. Please consider purchasing GIFT CARDS through NFA for your back-to-school purchases…it's so easy to support NFA while doing your shopping from pencils to computers. Every purchase benefits NFA! We maintain a stock of gift cards that are popular with our families but there are also hundreds of stores and restaurants that we don’t stock but can order online! Now is your chance to earn money for NFA while you shop! Order TODAY by noon for Thursday delivery or pick up! Paypal accepted. https://www.shopwithscrip.com/

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ShopWithScrip.com – Fundraising While You Shop

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Scrip fundraising allows families to support your organization just by using gift cards for their everyday shopping.

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Facebook IconAugust 12, 2016 at 8:15 am

Michael Ewing '12 spent a week this summer at the Democratic National Convention as a runner for the DNC Press Formatting and Distribution Team. His responsibilities allowed him to visit all of the major news outlets and meet Tom Brokaw, Jake Tapper, and Wolf Blitzer. He also got to meet many well-known politicians, like former Governor Ed Rendell (pictured), Senator Harry Reid, Rep. Joe Kennedy III, and many others. It was a truly thrilling week for him.

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Facebook IconAugust 10, 2016 at 9:00 am

Join NFA friends tonight for "NFA Alumni Night" at PJ Whelihan's in Blue Bell! Help us bid farewell to our Class of 2012 as they head off to their respective colleges AND wish the Class of 2016 best of luck as they begin high school in a few weeks! Families, staff, and alums of all ages are welcome. Alums, please connect with Terri Hutsell or Audrey Schwenger when you arrive to receive your ticket for a special drawing. Hope to see you there!

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Facebook IconAugust 9, 2016 at 9:23 am

Congratulations to Tyler Kelley '08, who has now graduated from St. Joseph's University and was named a Keystone Rugby Conference All-Conference player for the 2015-16 year. For four years TK "was a physical presence for SJU and played multiple positions in the forwards. A true competitor on the field, and one of the nicest people off the field." We are proud of you, Tyler! Best of luck in your future endeavors.
https://sites.sju.edu/commencement/2016/tyler-kelley-16/

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Tyler Kelley '16 | Commencement at SJU | Saint Joseph's University

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“I’ll miss the people of St. Joe’s the most. The daily social interactions here are great.” Tyler Kelley ’16 has been a forward for the Saint Joseph’s rugby team all four years of his college career. The native Philadelphian was recruited from St. Joseph’s Prep, where he was also a member of the rug...

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Facebook IconAugust 4, 2016 at 3:00 pm

Eileen Black ’12 received a Christian Brothers full tuition scholarship to attend LaSalle University in the fall where she will study biology. Here she joins her Archbishop John Carroll High School AP English Literature teacher and NFA alumnus, Courtney (Fox) Peters ’01! Congratulations and best wishes, Eileen!

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Facebook IconAugust 4, 2016 at 12:36 pm

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NFA Clothesline

NFA Clothesline

As you plan your uniform purchases, you are welcome to come to the first NFAPA “Clothesline” sale of the 2016-2017 school year on Saturday, August 6, 2016 from 10:00 AM to 12 noon on the Fontbonne Campus at the Courtyard Entrance. See flyer for more details.


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