Archbishop Wood High School Concussion Management

November 21st, 2014

The Archbishop Wood Concussion Management Policy provided by the Archbishop Wood Concussion Management Team (AWCMT) is now in effect.  Any parent /guardian of a student who receives a concussion in or out of school must go to the quick links section on our web site and look for “AW Concussion Mgt”.  Here you will find all the information required to what is needed for our concussion management team.  Please be sure to email the team at awcmt@archwood.org as soon as possible.

Friday, November 21:

November 21st, 2014

For the 11:00 dismissal on Wednesday, November 26, all bus districts including Yellowbird Transportation, the Tropiano van and the Lower Bucks Van, will take home at that early time EXCEPT BENSALEM. They will only bring in in the morning. Also, there are no late activities buses available on this day.

Important announcement if you are planning to apply to Penn State: The priority deadline to apply to main campus is November 30th. It is virtually impossible to be accepted to main campus if you miss this deadline. If you are applying to Penn State Abington and visit the campus, they will waive the application fee.

Congratulations to the following students who will represent Archbishop Wood in the
All Catholic Choral Festival: Kaitlyn Krewson A-5, Ben McCloskey B-6, Jesse Rimdzius B-7, and Jacquelyn Sherman C-7, and All Catholic Orchestra Festival: Sydney Sherman A-8, Michelle Bak B-1, and Jacquelyn Sherman C-7.

Hatboro Federal Savings ( the bank next door to Wood) will host an exhibition of Archbishop Wood Art students art work. Please stop in and see the art work of your fellow students. It will be on display during the month of November.

Mr. Beard is back to tutor any student who needs math help. He will be in the Learning Commons on Tuesdays and Thursdays. You must sign out from lunch or study hall before going to see him for help.

Thursday, November 20:

November 20th, 2014

For the 11:00 dismissal on Wednesday, November 26, all bus districts including Yellowbird Transportation, the Tropiano van and the Lower Bucks Van, will take home at that early time EXCEPT BENSALEM. They will only bring in in the morning. Also, there are no late activities buses available on this day.

Important announcement if you are planning to apply to Penn State: The priority deadline to apply to main campus is November 30th. It is virtually impossible to be accepted to main campus if you miss this deadline. If you are applying to Penn State Abington and visit the campus, they will waive the application fee.

Congratulations to the following students who will represent Archbishop Wood in the
All Catholic Choral Festival: Kaitlyn Krewson A-5, Ben McCloskey B-6, Jesse Rimdzius B-7, and Jacquelyn Sherman C-7, and All Catholic Orchestra Festival: Sydney Sherman A-8, Michelle Bak B-1, and Jacquelyn Sherman C-7.

Hatboro Federal Savings ( the bank next door to Wood) will host an exhibition of Archbishop Wood Art students art work. Please stop in and see the art work of your fellow students. It will be on display during the month of November.

Mr. Beard is back to tutor any student who needs math help. He will be in the Learning Commons on Tuesdays and Thursdays. You must sign out from lunch or study hall before going to see him for help.

Thursday, November 20:

November 20th, 2014

For the 11:00 dismissal on Wednesday, November 26, all bus districts including Yellowbird Transportation, the Tropiano van and the Lower Bucks Van, will take home at that early time EXCEPT BENSALEM. They will only bring in in the morning. Also, there are no late activities buses available on this day.
Important announcement if you are planning to apply to Penn State: The priority deadline to apply to main campus is November 30th. It is virtually impossible to be accepted to main campus if you miss this deadline. If you are applying to Penn State Abington and visit the campus, they will waive the application fee.

Congratulations to the following students who will represent Archbishop Wood in the
All Catholic Choral Festival: Kaitlyn Krewson A-5, Ben McCloskey B-6, Jesse Rimdzius B-7, and Jacquelyn Sherman C-7, and All Catholic Orchestra Festival: Sydney Sherman A-8, Michelle Bak B-1, and Jacquelyn Sherman C-7.

Hatboro Federal Savings ( the bank next door to Wood) will host an exhibition of Archbishop Wood Art students art work. Please stop in and see the art work of your fellow students. It will be on display during the month of November.

Mr. Beard is back to tutor any student who needs math help. He will be in the Learning Commons on Tuesdays and Thursdays. You must sign out from lunch or study hall before going to see him for help.

Wednesday, November 19:

November 19th, 2014

Important announcement if you are planning to apply to Penn State: The priority deadline to apply to main campus is November 30th. It is virtually impossible to be accepted to main campus if you miss this deadline. If you are applying to Penn State Abington and visit the campus, they will waive the application fee.

Congratulations to the following students who will represent Archbishop Wood in the
All Catholic Choral Festival: Kaitlyn Krewson A-5, Ben McCloskey B-6, Jesse Rimdzius B-7, and Jacquelyn Sherman C-7, and All Catholic Orchestra Festival: Sydney Sherman A-8, Michelle Bak B-1, and Jacquelyn Sherman C-7.

Hatboro Federal Savings ( the bank next door to Wood) will host an exhibition of Archbishop Wood Art students art work. Please stop in and see the art work of your fellow students. It will be on display during the month of November.

Mr. Beard is back to tutor any student who needs math help. He will be in the Learning Commons on Tuesdays and Thursdays. You must sign out from lunch or study hall before going to see him for help.

Tuesday: November 17:

November 18th, 2014

Important announcement if you are planning to apply to Penn State: The priority deadline to apply to main campus is November 30th. It is virtually impossible to be accepted to main campus if you miss this deadline. If you are applying to Penn State Abington and visit the campus, they will waive the application fee.

Congratulations to the following students who will represent Archbishop Wood in the All Catholic Choral Festival: Kaitlyn Krewson A-5, Ben McCloskey B-6, Jesse Rimdzius B-7, and Jacquelyn Sherman C-7, and All Catholic Orchestra Festival: Sydney Sherman A-8, Michelle Bak B-1, and Jacquelyn Sherman C-7.
Hatboro Federal Savings ( the bank next door to Wood) will host an exhibition of Archbishop Wood Art students art work. Please stop in and see the art work of your fellow students. It will be on display during the month of November.

Mr. Beard is back to tutor any student who needs math help. He will be in the Learning Commons on Tuesdays and Thursdays. You must sign out from lunch or study hall before going to see him for help.

Monday, November 17:

November 17th, 2014

Important announcement if you are planning to apply to Penn State: The priority deadline to apply to main campus is November 30th. It is virtually impossible to be accepted to main campus if you miss this deadline. If you are applying to Penn State Abington and visit the campus, they will waive the application fee.

Hatboro Federal Savings ( the bank next door to Wood) will host an exhibition of Archbishop Wood Art students art work. Please stop in and see the art work of your fellow students. It will be on display during the month of November.

To anyone who enjoys singing:
our new Choir director, Anne Odland would like you to know that it is not too late to join Choir. Rehearsals are on Tuesdays from 2:30 to 4:30, but alternate make-up times will be offered for students with some Tuesday conflicts. For more info, stop in the band room and pick up an info page from Sr. Joanne, or just show up. Contact Anne Odland (aodland@archwood.org) with any questions.

Mr. Beard is back to tutor any student who needs math help. He will be in the Learning Commons on Tuesdays and Thursdays. You must sign out from lunch or study hall before going to see him for help.

CORONAM FIDELITAS MEREBIT AWARDS

November 16th, 2014

Each quarter the faculty of Archbishop Wood High School recognized one of their students from among all their classes.  This student is awarded the Cornoam Fidelitas Merebit Award. The award recognizes that student who impressed their teacher by truly living the motto of our school, Faithfulness Merits the Crown, faithful to their job as student.

The students will be recognized at a breakfast reception on Friday, November 21 beginning at 7:45 am in the school cafeteria.  Parents are invited to attend.

 

First Quarter 2014-2015
Freshmen
Justin Caniz – Exploration 21
Shannon Beebie – Theology 1
Cathleen Cravero – Theology 1
Elizabeth Dern – Band
Jacqueline Fagan – French 1
Emma Foley – Geometry
Daniel Goodwin – Italian 1
Vijay Guragain – Theology 1
Margaret LaForge – Exploration 21
Molly Mohan – Spanish 1
Julie Ann Montague – World History 1
Sean Osborne – ELA 1
Sean Osborne – Algebra 1
Zachary Schwabe – Spanish 1
Zachary Schwabe – World History 1
Annemarie Troy – ELA 1

 

Sophomores
Samantha Altopiedi – American Government
Carley Cantwell – Theology 2
Alison Coady – Chemistry
Jessica Conroy — Chemistry
Joshua Cyphers – French 2
Kevin Discavage – Biology
Julie Dwyer – Chemistry
Alexandra Ellis – Algebra 2
Anden Fortmann – ELA 2
Daniel Freeman – Theology 2
Megan Hom – Piano
Kamryn Karensky – Health Awareness/PE
Aubrey Kaveski – Spanish 2
Erin Lalli – Spanish 2
Erin Lalli – Government
Maria Pomponi – Italian 2
Kathryn Ratner – Medical Careers
Ashley Ruch – Theology 2
Elijah Seger – Chinese 2
Zachary Shaffer – Biology
Patrick Sheehan – Geometry
Jacqueline Sherman – Chemistry
Skylar Tabita – Biology
Daniel Trimber – Spanish 2
Mark Webb – Health Awareness/ PE

 

Juniors
Isabella Arnone – Chemistry
Kristen Boligitz – French 3
Erin Boruta – AP U.S. History
Richard Burns – Chemistry
Annina D’Andrea – Statistics
Michael Klisch – Chemistry
Michael Klisch – Spanish 3
Julia Lebo – AP Environmental Science
Darby McCann – Accounting 1
Alysa McDevitt – Art 1
Conor McGrath – Spanish 3
Michael Rosicky – Engineering & Robotics
Peter Siravo – Web Design
George Slifer – ELA 3
Mackenzie Stovall – American Studies
Zachary William Whalen – Pre-Calculus
Pamila Wilkinson – Italian 3

 

Seniors
Johanna Carroll – French 4
Alison Coady – Anatomy/Physiology
Eric Cyphers – Theology 4
Megan Gallagher – Environmental Science
Shane Hagan – Pre-Calculus
Griffin Kidd – Theology 4
Kaitlyn Krewson – AP Spanish
Kristen Lesenko – Pre-Calculus
Michael Miller – Accounting 2
Robert Russell – Microsoft Office
Hannah Seaver – Theology 4
Taylor Sloan – ELA 4
Samantha Stasen – Forensic Science
Nadia Urena – ELA 4
Bridget Welsh – AP Literature
Bridget Welsh – Spanish 4

Students send letter to Pope Francis

November 16th, 2014

Letters from the Wood students were included in those sent to Pope Francis inviting him come to the World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia in 2015.  A special thank you to the Theology Department and Ms. Blastic for coordinating this effort.  Wood sent over 700 letters to Pope Francis.

Click here to read more information.

Wednesday, November 12:

November 12th, 2014

Hatboro Federal Savings ( the bank next door to Wood) will host an exhibition of Archbishop Wood Art students art work. Please stop in and see the art work of your fellow students. It will be on display during the month of November.

To anyone who enjoys singing:
our new Choir director, Anne Odland would like you to know that it is not too late to join Choir. Rehearsals are on Tuesdays from 2:30 to 4:30, but alternate make-up times will be offered for students with some Tuesday conflicts. For more info, stop in the band room and pick up an info page from Sr. Joanne, or just show up. Contact Anne Odland (aodland@archwood.org) with any questions.

Mr. Beard is back to tutor any student who needs math help. He will be in the Learning Commons on Tuesdays and Thursdays. You must sign out from lunch or study hall before going to see him for help.