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Laetare Sunday – Rejoice

I hope this note finds you well and enjoying the start of spring. While for most of Lent we focus on prayerful reflection, traditionally the fourth Sunday in Lent is called Laetare Sunday, meaning ‘rejoice’ in Latin. The week typically provides a preview of the joy of Easter. The Gospel reading was one with which most of us are very familiar, the story of the Prodigal Son. […]

Alum and Teacher Spreading Global Awareness

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy recently welcomed its newest Spanish teacher for 3-year-olds through fifth grade, Taylor Stabler, to expand on the curriculum with a focus on immersion. Stabler graduated from Norwood in 2006.

Stabler is fluent in Spanish and Brazilian Portuguese with a double degree in Spanish and Anthropology. She also holds a…

A football dynasty takes shape at Norwood-Fontbonne Academy

There is a football dynasty blooming in Chestnut Hill. At Norwood-Fontbonne Academy on Germantown Avenue the varsity team just won the school’s fourth Catholic Academic League championship in the last six years. During that span, the Norwood Bears have a remarkable 37-2-2 record…

 

 

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Norwood-Fontbonne Academy Alumni
Norwood-Fontbonne Academy Alumni

It is with deep sadness that we share news of the passing of Mrs. Joanne Baillie. Up until her retirement in 2016, Joanne taught English language arts and also served as our Director of Admissions during her 30 years of service to NFA. We extend...

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy
Norwood-Fontbonne Academy

The NFAPA Clothesline Sale is THIS SUNDAY, August 25, 12 Noon to 3PM in the Fontbonne building main corridor. Come shop for gently-used NFA uniform items to complete your child's back to school wardrobe. $5 per item--cash or check. We are also accepting donations of...

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy
Norwood-Fontbonne Academy

NFA continues to participate in the Box Tops for Education Program. Every label adds up to significant dollars for our school! If your package has a traditional Box Tops clip, cut it off and send it to school, making sure it has a valid expiration...

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy
Norwood-Fontbonne Academy

It is with deep sadness that we share news of the passing of Mrs. Joanne Baillie. Up until her retirement in 2016, Joanne taught English language arts and also served as our Director of Admissions during her 30 years of service to NFA. We extend...

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy
Norwood-Fontbonne Academy

Have you heard? NFA has been selected as the beneficiary of the ACME Markets GIVE BACK WHERE IT COUNTS Reusable Bag Program! Each time the $3 reusable GIVE BACK WHERE IT COUNTS Bag is purchased at the ACME at 7700 Crittenden Street in Philadelphia, from...

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