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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

What a fun day! Even NFA's mascot joined in the fun happening on the Avenue! The Chestnut Hill Local caught him in action!

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy
Norwood-Fontbonne Academy

Junior Level Montessori students had a roaring good time on their field trip to the The Academy of Natural Sciences yesterday! #thattrexishuge

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Norwood-Fontbonne Academy

Students in grades four to six represented NFA yesterday at the Philadelphia READS Reading Olympics, the city’s largest annual reading competition. Congratulations to NFA teams who earned two blue ribbons at the competition, held at Philadelphia University/Jefferson, one of several competition sites. #lovetoread...

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Norwood-Fontbonne Academy

President Killeen had some company today, as he was accompanied by Cole, winner of the "President for a Day" auction item won at this year's fabulous Hats and Heels: NFA Goes to the Derby event!

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Norwood-Fontbonne Academy

It was the battle of Gold vs. Blue today at NFA. The winners were... blue! Great job by our Student Council, who organized the day of events!

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