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A football dynasty takes shape at Norwood-Fontbonne Academy

By | 2018-11-19T18:10:10+00:00 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...    

Norwood Soccer knocks off Nazareth 4-0

By | 2018-09-25T14:54:06+00:00 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 [...]

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy holds 97th Commencement

By | 2018-09-05T02:03:14+00:00 June 5th, 2018|Categories: Student Life|

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy’s 97th Commencement was held on the evening of June 4. Following a special liturgy, 42 eighth graders, accompanied by their parents, were presented diplomas during the graduation exercises. In addition to the awarding of diplomas, select graduates were recognized for highest academic honors, special memorial awards, and high school scholarship awards. Photo: NFA Class [...]

Service Learning Experience with Community Partners

By | 2018-09-04T14:48:07+00:00 May 15th, 2018|Categories: Student Life|

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy eighth graders participated in a special day of service with “dear neighbors” at the Morris Arboretum.  The Arboretum plans to create three new “Nature Play” spaces for younger visitors using natural items rather than actual toys. The NFA students prepped this area by clearing the spaces and moving bamboo fences to make room for [...]