District names new principal for Quakertown Community High School

Beginning July 1, Quakertown Community High School will have a new prin­ci­pal.

The Quakertown Community School Board vot­ed 9–0 Thursday night in sup­port of the administration’s rec­om­men­da­tion to name Mattias van’t Hoenderdaal to the posi­tion pre­vi­ous­ly held by Dr. David Finnerty.

Mr. van’t Hoenderdaal, 35, is cur­rent­ly prin­ci­pal of School Read more...

2nd Annual Senior Walk at Palisades!

We were thrilled to have the oppor­tu­ni­ty to cel­e­brate the grad­u­a­tion of the Class of 2019 with our ele­men­tary stu­dents, staff and teach­ers dur­ing the 2nd Annual Senior Walk.  Our grad­u­at­ing stu­dents par­tic­i­pat­ed in this fun event hon­or­ing and con­grat­u­lat­ing them on their achieve­ment!   It is a real­ly fun for … Read more...

Central Bucks Students Graduate from Biotech Center Program

Students, sci­en­tists, par­ents, donors, school offi­cials, and oth­er invit­ed guests gath­ered in a con­fer­ence room at the Pennsylvania Biotechnology Center to hon­or “grad­u­ates” of the part­ner­ship pro­gram between the cen­ter and Central Bucks School District (CBSD). Each of the program’s par­tic­i­pants were induct­ed into the Blumberg Alumni Association.… Read more...

Middle school tops Philadelphia Coaches vs. Cancer fundraisers

In ear­ly June, Maple Point Middle School (Langhorne)  Coaches vs. Cancer fundrais­er vol­un­teers held a recog­ni­tion cer­e­mo­ny. This year the school raised an astound­ing $23,530 for the American Cancer Society, mak­ing Maple Point the #1 fundrais­ing team out of 43 in the entire Philadelphia region for CvC dona­tions. Coach Fred … Read more...

Central Bucks Students Take Part in Annual Business Simulation

During a two‐day event, about 50 advanced place­ment eco­nom­ics and busi­ness stu­dents from all three Central Bucks School District (CBSD) high schools (CB East, CB South, and CB West) gath­er in a con­fer­ence room with more than a dozen men­tors. They man­age a sim­u­lat­ed for‐profit stu­dent com­pa­ny, … Read more...

Poquessing Select Choir featured at conferences

The Poquessing Middle School (Feasterville) Select Choir and direc­tor Jason Leigh received some excit­ing news in June — their group will be per­form­ing at the American Choir Directors Association Eastern Region Conference in Rochester, NY in March, 2020.  Poquessing was the only mid­dle school cho­sen by audi­tion for this hon­or, … Read more...

Welcome to the Class of 2032‐Thanks to Palisades Community Foundation

SPECIAL THANKS TO PALISADES COMMUNITY FOUNDATION!

Our incom­ing kinder­garten stu­dents (Class of 2032) received FREE books at the kinder­garten ori­en­ta­tion vis­it in ear­ly June, thanks to a gen­er­ous dona­tion of $1,000 from the Palisades Community Foundation!  Bags for the books to be dis­trib­uted in were gra­cious­ly print­ed and donat­ed … Read more...

NOVA Encourage Upstanders Recognition Night

On Thursday, May 30, 2019, the Pennridge High School stu­dents who par­tic­i­pat­ed in the NOVA Encourage Upstanders Program were hon­ored for their ded­i­ca­tion, com­mit­ment to com­mu­ni­ty, and work as NOVA’s encour­age Upstanders Program Peer Educators. 

In addi­tion to the cer­tifi­cate pre­sen­ta­tions by NOVA team mem­bers, W. Joeseph Werner, LSWRead more...