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Nazareth Academy High School

(Officials of Holy Family University and Nazareth Academy High School sign their new partnership agreement.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

For Nazareth H.S. Students, An Opportunity to Taste College Education

Sister Maureen McGarrity, president of Holy Family, says the partnership allows eligible Nazareth Academy High School students to take college credit courses at Holy Family University at a discounted rate.


Jacqueline Cervino, Nazareth Academy High School Art teacher and her Nazareth Panda helpers! (credit: Michelle Durham)

Gift Of Time Could Make For Perfect Present This Holiday Season

The holiday shopping frenzy is underway — but some children are hoping that instead of a fancy gift under the tree — you’ll choose to spend time with them instead.


(Erin Dwyer meets the press in the mayor's City Hall reception room.  Credit: Mark Abrams)

Philadelphia Teens Get A Taste of City Government on PAL Day

There was a coup of sorts on Wednesday at Philadelphia City Hall.


(Nazareth Academy High School.  Photos provided)

Philadelphia Archdiocese Students Try ‘Shadow Days’ To Pick New Schools

With the impending closures of a number of Catholic grade schools and high schools in our area, affected students and their families are now taking a look at their options.


(Ling Young, seated at right, is accompanied by her husband and son at today's special assembly in her honor at Nazareth Academy in Northeast Philadelphia.  Credit: MIchelle Durham)

A Northeast Philadelphia School Honors a 9/11 Survivor and Friend

Nazareth Academy got another visit on Thursday from a 9/11 survivor whom the school “adopted” following that terrible tragedy.


(Sister Mary Joan Jacobs gets some pitching pointers from her school's team members.   Photos provided)

A Catholic School Principal Prepares For First-Pitch Duty At Phillies’ Game

As a high school prinicipal, Sister Mary Joan Jacobs tells the girls who attend her school that anything is possible — and on Wednesday night she planned to prove it.