Peer Mediation Program Debuts at Penn South Middle School

Pennridge South Middle School recent­ly intro­duced its first‐ever Peer Mediation Program, an effort that allows stu­dents to help oth­er stu­dents solve con­flicts.

Too often when stu­dents have con­flicts, the adults step in and solve the prob­lem for them,” said Penn South Principal Dr. Felicia McAllister, “Not only does this … Read more...

PSD Students Present Custom‐Made Guitars to Local Vets

Anibal Valentin describes him­self as “not very musi­cal­ly inclined at all.”

After a fel­low mil­i­tary vet­er­an at Montgomery County Community College sug­gest­ed he take a gui­tar class there, though, he did and fell in love with it, he said.

Strumming gui­tar was ther­a­peu­tic,” Valentin said. “It’s sort of a … Read more...

Pennridge High School to Offer AP Capstone Diploma Program

Focus Is On College‐Level Research, Collaboration and Presentation Skills Crucial for College and Career Success

Starting in the fall, Pennridge High School will join approx­i­mate­ly 1,800 schools world­wide by imple­ment­ing the AP Capstone Diploma Program, a rig­or­ous aca­d­e­m­ic approach that allows stu­dents to devel­op the research, col­lab­o­ra­tion and com­mu­ni­ca­tions skills … Read more...