Youth & Schools

Two thousand points of light

On Tuesday afternoon, Universal Audenried Charter High School senior Nisheem McNeal-Wright became the third player in program history to score over 1,000 points. The guard reached the plateau in an 84-66 home win over Sankofa Freedom Charter School. That night, Ss. Neumann-Goretti High School senior center Dhamir Cosby-Roundtree also hit the milestone number in a 70-42 victory over Father Judge High School, becoming the 19th player in school history to do so. SPR

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A gentleman and the scholars

The MLK Day of Service united a young Phillies’ outfielder with area children at a South-of-South recreation site. 

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Fading away from the spotlight

The Neumann-Goretti boys’ basketball team, led by two superstars and a strong supporting cast, is keeping things status quo in its latest championship chase.

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Hoops, they did it again!

College basketball programs are benefiting from the contributions of local stars.

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A ringing sensation

Happy New Year! Ringin’ the bell on 2016

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A special time of year

Students at a Whitman school made the holiday season brighter by preparing lunch for a nearby fire station’s personnel.

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A helping of novelty

A Hawthorne-based football team will serve as a new Thanksgiving Day foe for a Lower Moyamensing institution.

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Playing for keeps

Plans for an impressive schoolyard redesign are among the many successes at an East Passyunk Crossing school. 

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Five-figure fortune

Ss. Neumann-Goretti High School received two substantial endowments from a New Jersey-based foundation.

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Latin Club

Regular Letters to the Editor contributor Gloria Endres will be instructing an introduction to the Latin language and “The Romans” for children ages 7 to 9 from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Fridays (Sept. 25 to Nov. 13) at the Filitalia International + History of Italian Immigration Museum.

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