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New Year’s Message

By | 2019-01-03T13:21:55-05:00 January 3rd, 2019|Categories: From the President|

Dear Norwood-Fontbonne Community, Like most everyone this time of year, I am reflecting on the year that has past and preparing for the year ahead. In these dark, cold, wintry days it’s nice to turn our thoughts to renewal and new beginnings. Perhaps this is the year I will keep all of my new year resolutions. [...]

Friendly Letter

By | 2018-12-18T02:46:17-05:00 December 18th, 2018|Categories: From the President|

Dear Norwood-Fontbonne Community, I hope this note finds you well as we just celebrated the third Sunday of Advent and all of the joy that it brings. Here at NFA the many celebrations and observations of Advent and Christmas continue. It was wonderful seeing a packed house for our Christmas concert last Wednesday. This week is full [...]


By | 2018-11-19T18:15:37-05:00 November 19th, 2018|Categories: From the President|

Dear Norwood-Fontbonne Community, Webster’s dictionary defines thankful as follows: Conscious of benefit received, expressive of thanks, well pleased I acknowledge that this isn’t the most creative way to begin, but when faced with how to discuss being thankful, I found myself experiencing writer’s block. This seemed like a useful convention to kick things off. Each year as [...]

A football dynasty takes shape at Norwood-Fontbonne Academy

By | 2018-11-19T18:10:10-05:00 November 19th, 2018|Categories: Student Life|

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...    

Alum and Teacher Spreading Global Awareness

By | 2018-10-05T15:28:27-05:00 October 5th, 2018|Categories: Academic Life|

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...

Norwood Soccer knocks off Nazareth 4-0

By | 2018-09-25T14:54:06-05:00 September 25th, 2018|Categories: Student Life|

Poor weather and field conditions disrupted Norwood Fontbonne Academy’s soccer schedule in the early weeks of the 2018 season, but the Bears are now making up for lost time. Norwood climbed to a 2-0 mark in the co-ed Catholic Academies League with a 4-0 victory over visiting Nazareth Academy last Thursday at the Water Tower Recreation [...]


By | 2018-09-25T15:11:03-05:00 September 24th, 2018|Categories: From the President|

Dear Norwood-Fontbonne Families, One of the things that has struck me over these past three months at NFA has been the very deep and genuine sense of community. Community is built and developed at many different levels. September is always important as it allows classes to create their own identity and sense of community. At NFA [...]