Cheltenham

School District

Spotlight

  • Myers Elementary Students Experience North Opera

    Today Myers students experienced assemblies from acclaimed local African American Opera Company Opera North. Students learned about the different ways that stories are told through song, and the different voices in Opera.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Wyncote Elementary Hosts African American History Bee

    On Thursday February 23, 2017, the Wyncote Elementary school hosted an African American History Bee. The third and fourth grade students got to demonstrate their African American History knowledge in front of an enthusiastic crowd of classmates and parents.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • CHS Unified Bocce Team Wins 1st Ever Montco Championship

    Cheltenham HIgh School's Unified Panther Bocce Team captured the gold medal at the Montgomery County Unified Bocce Championship today at Souderton High School. The Unified Panthers won 2 out of 3 games in a closely competitive match defeating both Souderton's A and B squads in overtime.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Elkins Park School Students Take Special Trip To Holocaust Museum

    Fifty-six Elkins Park School students traveled to the Holocaust Museum in Philadelphia on February 16th, accompanied by their teacher Ms. Lise Marlowe. Ms. Marlowe is a Board Member of the Holocaust Museum and serves as the Head of its Education Committee. She designed the trip to expose the 6th graders to the stories and real life tragedies of the Holocaust.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • CHS Students Excel at U of Penn's Brain Bee

    As an annual event, our high school students participate in the National Brain Bee. Eight talented Cheltenham High School students prepared for the Brain Bee which fosters understanding of the brain and brain health and stimulates interest in neuroscience and science careers.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • DENISE ALLEN'S I CHOOSE CHELTENHAM ART EXHIBIT AT COSI, ELKINS PARK

    I CHOOSE CHELTENHAM...family edition is a photography exhibit that documents and honors the cultural diversity that exists in our school district. Photographed by Elkins Park School art teacher, Ms. Denise Allen, the pictures tell the story of why Cheltenham Township remains a destination for families and individuals who choose to live and work together in a community that embraces cultural differences

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Cedarbrook Student Named Commissioner For the Day

    Thirty CSD students experienced the different facets of local government on Friday, February 17th when they toured our Township offices. meeting officials and representatives from several different agencies. Student visits included stops at the Ogontz Fire Company, Cheltenham Police Department,

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Glenside Elementary Celebrates Black History Month

    Glenside Elementary School held its Black History Month assembly on Wednesday, February 15th. The assembly showcased performance pieces from all grades and a very special reading from Glensides Elementary School's very own Mr. Patton.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • K-6 ELA Roundtable Discussions

    Join us for an evening of conversation about K-6 English Language Arts and your child’s experiences. We are here to listen to your feedback and questions about current ELA programs & practices! There will be 3 evening sessions held from 7:00 - 8:30PM..

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Glenside Receives 2015-2016 Keystone Award for Academic Excellence

    We are excited to share that Glenside Elementary School has received the 2015-2016 Keystone Award for Academic Excellence, Reward High Progress, sponsored by the PA Association of Federal Program Coordinators.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Singing Valentines at CHS

    Our 33 Select Choir students sang "Singing Valentines" to about 130 students, staff, and faculty members throughout the day. Recipients were given a card, candy, and a fresh flower, and...

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Lunch and Learn Virtual Informational Series for Parents and Guardians

    You are invited to participate in a three-part virtual learning series sponsored by the Offices of Instructional Technology and Student Services

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • EP Students Study Sustainable Energy at the Linc

    Elkins Park students took a trip to Lincoln Financial Field on Friday, February 10th to extend their lesson on sustainable energy. Lincoln Financial Stadium is home to the Philadelphia Eagles and also home to many different forms of energy, including energy derived by solar panels and wind turbines.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Dr. Howard Stevenson Visits District for Diversity Training

    Renowned professor, Dr. Howard Stevenson, visited Cheltenham School District on Monday, February 13th for the first of two dynamic diversity training sessions. Dr. Stevenson is the Constance Clayton Professor for Urban Education and Professor of Africana Studies in the Graduate School of Education at the University of Pennsylvania. His research and clinical work has centered on teaching racial literacy skills to youths and adults alike.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Myers Students Celebrate Black History Month with Emi lfe Performing Arts Collective

    The Emi Ife Performing Arts Collective came to Myers on Friday, February 10, 2017 to demonstrate African Dance as well as educate students on the role of African drums. Boys and girls learned how drums are made and where in Africa some of the clothing worn by the performers originates.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • CHS Students Named as Candidates for U.S. Presidential Scholars Award

    Congratulations to CHS Seniors, Cooper Schwartz and William Christensen, for being two of 4,000 candidates in the running for the 2017 U.S. Presidential Scholars Program. Cooper and William were selected from nearly 3.5 million students expected to graduate from U.S. high schools in the year 2017.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • CBKTheatre Presents... SISTER ACT: The Musical

    Join CBKTheatre on March 2, 3, and 4 for its Spring Musical - SISTER ACT: The Musical. Sister Act is the feel-good musical comedy smash based on the hit 1992 film that has audiences jumping to their feet! Featuring original music by Tony- and eight-time Oscar winner, Alan Menken (Newsies, Beauty and the Beast, Little Shop of Horrors), this uplifting musical was nominated for five Tony Awards, including Best Musical.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Cheltenham Elementary Sustainable Water Bottle Sale...Buy Yours Today

    This classic 20 oz stainless steel bottle keeps you hydrated and MiiR gives 5% of revenue to trackable giving projects. Cheltenham Elementary School's fabulous first grade students are selling our bottles for $15/each and are using the profits to buy and to install hydration stations in Cheltenham Elementary School (CES). Typically these bottles retail for $17.95 or more. Our CES students are working on their annual Philadelphia Zoo UNLESS project and are determined to conserve water and to help create a more healthy and sustainable environment for all...

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Elkins Park School Holds Annual 6th Grade Science Fair

    Cheltenham School District 6th grade students got excited about science on February 8th when they came together for their annual Science Fair. In its sixth cycle, this year’s fair saw 350 students presenting complex projects on poster boards to a full gymnasium of faculty and parents. Students worked diligently this past semester to perfect their presentations.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • CSD Students Participate In American Mathematics Challenge

    Twenty-eight enthusiastic and talented math students from Cedarbrook Middle School and Cheltenham High School participated in the American Mathematics Competition on Tuesday, February 7th. The mathematics exams of the AMC 10 and the AMC 12 allow students 75 minutes to answer 25 multiple choice challenges in high school mathematics designed to promote the development and enhancement of problem-solving skills.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Glenside Students Learn About Air Resistance

    Glenside students in room 12 have been learning about air resistance and its impact on the world. Students took to the playground with parachutes to make observations.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Myers Elementary Families Have a Blast at Bingo Night

    Myers Elementary School came together on Thursday, February 2nd for a festive night of bingo playing. Attendees enjoyed the classic game with legendary bingo caller, 4th grade teacher, Mr. Aldo Braccia. Prizes, pizza, drinks, and baked goods were available for players as well as a raffle for a $50 gift certificate from the Creekside Co-Op.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • FAMILY CODE NIGHT AT CHELTENHAM ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

    On Thursday, February 2, forty-one families attended the first Family Code Night at Cheltenham Elementary. Co-sponsored by the Cheltenham PTO, the event introduced students in grades K through 4 to beginning computer programming concepts.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Cheltenham High School Jazz Band ENJOYS Master Class at Kimmel Center

    Cheltenham High School jazz musicians attended an exclusive master class at the Kimmel Center on Wednesday, Februaty 1st. Our student musicians met local artist-in-residence, Max Swan...

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Black History Month Book Fair

    Cheltenham School District is proud to present its first annual Black History Month Book Book Fair. Sponsored by the Cheltenham African American Alliance (CAAA) and supported by The Open Book Bookstore...

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Mrs. Goldberg Gets Students Excited about Kindness and the Glenside Way

    Glenside Elementary School held their monthly assembly on Wednesday, February 1st. The ongoing theme of this year's assembly program is kindness with a focus on the importance of being good to others.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Zach Garrett Represents CHS at Poetry Out Loud Competition

    Zach Garrett, ​(class of 2019), ​participated in this year's Poetry Out Loud​ ​regional competition​ in Philadelphia. ​ Poetry Out Loud encourages students to learn about great poetry through memorization and recitation. This program helps students master public speaking skills, build self-confidence, and learn about literary history and contemporary life.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Save the Date: CSD Districtwide Celebration: Black History Month...Everybody's Story, Everybody's History

    CSD community members are cordially invited to attend a very special event in honor of Black History Month. A district-wide program, Everybody's Story, Everybody's History honors the achievements and contributions of African Americans that shape us all as a nation.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Meet Our Special Consultants

    Cheltenham School District is proud to introduce two of our special consultants. We invite you to learn about the significant contributions that Dr. Stevenson and Dr. Ford have made to the field of education.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Myers Students Impress During Geography Spelling Bee

    Myers students impressed on Friday as they responded to questions about the United States and countries all over the world. How wonderful that CSD supports our students in becoming responsible global citizens!

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • CHS Acapella Groups Perform Across The District

    The Cheltenham High School select choir performed on Friday January 20th for the admin offices and 5 elementary schools to showcase their abilities in acapella music. The Select choir is just coming off of their performance at the ACDA PA State Conference where they were chosen along with 5 other choirs in the state of PA.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • CHS Student, Kennedy Clark, wins MLK Young Achievers Award

    Cheltenham High School Senior, Kennedy Clark, received the MLK Young Achievers award on January 14. This award was presented by Salem Baptist Church of Jenkintown and Attorney General Josh Shapiro.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • School District Comes Together To Celebrate Dr. King

    On Monday January 16, Cheltenham School District came together to celebrate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. We invite you to view this slideshow of the event highlights.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Boy's Varsity Basketball Team Feeds The Homeless

    On New Year's Eve, the CHS Varsity Boys' Basketball team fed 106 men and women at Chosen 300 Food Kitchen in Center City Philadelphia

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • CHS Freshman Seminar Class Hosts Local Scholars

    Students in Ms. Keziah LaTorre's Freshman Seminar felt as though they went to college instead of high school on Wednesday, December 21st, as they were in the presence of two professors who are making names for themselves in the world of academia.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • CHS Student Artists Produce Portraits for Memory Project

    For seven years now, CHS art teacher, Mrs. Connie Berger, has been making beautiful memories possible by incorporating the Memory Project into her curriculum. The Memory Project is a charitable nonprofit organization that invites art teachers and their students to create portraits for youth around the world who have faced substantial challenges such as neglect, abuse, loss of parents, violence, and extreme poverty.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • MS. MARLOWE'S CLASS HONORS HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR THROUGH ARTWORK AND BOOK RELEASE

    Elkins Park School teacher, Ms. Lise Marlowe, recently worked with her students on a very special project that honors a very special man..Harry Somers. Harry's inspirational life story is coming out this spring via a documentary. The film tells of Harry's experience as a Holocaust survivor and the inspirational art that allowed him to heal.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Cedarbrook East Reaches Out To Those In Need

    A group of students from Cedarbrook East took a trip to Food Share Inc. to help with reaching out to those in need. They assembled about 200 Senior Share food boxes then after lunch they unloaded over half the length of a large tractor full of cereal.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • The Friends of Cheltenham Community Tennis Program at EP

    This September, Friends of Cheltenham Community Tennis, a subsidiary of The Friends of Cheltenham Phys Ed, a 501-C3 non-profit organization that has solely served Cheltenham students, initiated an After School Tennis Program at Elkins Park School with the support of Dr. Marseille, Dr. Fitzpatrick-Doria and Ms. Michele Staroba, (an EP teacher who competes in national tournaments).

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • wyncote welcomes wyatt the lion

    Last school year, the staff, students and families of Wyncote Elementary set out on a mission to bring their school mascot to life. Wyatt the Lion has been the Wyncote mascot mascot for many years but only in pictures and stuffed animals. After a year of fundraising, Wyatt was able to arrive at Wyncote. Wyatt made his debut on Wednesday, December 14, 2016 at the school's Town Meeting...

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Spotlight on CHS Student Athletes, Afwe' Griffn and Brandon Gregory

    Congratulations to CHS Sophomore Afwe' Griffin and CHS Senior Brandon Gregory who have achieved the following athletic accomplishments: Afwe' Griffin is scheduled to compete in the Junior Olympics for fencing in the near future in the Cadet Women's Saber division. Brandon Gregory has been selected to participate in the National All American Bowl in Atlanta.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • 2016-2017 CHS District 11 Festival Participants

    PMEA is the Pennsylvania Music Educators' Association, and each year they hold Band, Chorus, and Orchestra Festivals at the District, Region, and State level. Participants, selected by competitive audition, earn the opportunity to make music with a renowned conductor at at three-day festival, playing or singing alongside the best student musicians in their area.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • CHS Students Attend World Affairs Council International Summit

    On Tuesday, December 13, CHS Students for International Awareness participated in the World Affairs Council's International Student Summit. Students refined their diplomatic and problem-solving skills with students from all over the Delaware Valley.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • ELKINS PARK SCHOOL 2016-2017 LEADERSHIP ACADEMY TIE CEREMONY

    Twenty-five proud students were inducted into the Elkins Park School Leadership Academy on Monday, December 12th. The Elkins Park Leadership Academy supports its members by fostering a sense of academic pride and self efficacy. Those inducted into the group receive a tie while accepting the challenge of upholding the academy's leadership pledge.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • MYERS ELEMENTARY HAS A BLAST WITH BOOSTERTHON

    Myers students could hardly wait to join the fun on Friday when they capped off their Boosterthon fundraising efforts. Boosterthon Fun Run Company works with schools on targeted fundraising efforts while incorporating character education lessons and a super cool fitness experience.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • CSD 2016-2017 Mindfulness Cohort

    Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Marseille, dropped in on the district's mindfulness cohort on Sunday, December 11. Our current cohort is advancing their way through the Center for Applied Positive Psychology course taught by CSD's resident mindfulness/positive psychology consultant Louis Alloro.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Instant Decision Acceptances

    On December 8, Bloomsburg University and Millersville University came to Cheltenham High School for an Instant Decision Day. These outstanding CHS Seniors were accepted.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Cedarbrook West Pajama/Character Day

    Students at Cedarbrook West dressed up in character or pajamas on Friday, December 9th to raise money for Children's Hospital of Philadelphia in memory of Christopher Bloom, CSD student who recently passed away.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • CHS Environmental Club Workday

    CHS Environmental Club students spent their Saturday at Robinson Park in Wyncote, tackling a major invasion of alien vines that are choking out the native shrubs and trees growing there.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • GLENSIDE ELEMENTARY CLASS ENJOYS VISIT WITH MINDFULNESS EXPERT

    Students in Mrs. Goldberg's class were thrilled to receive a visit from Louis Alloro, recognized expert in mindfulness and positive psychology. Mr. Alloro's visit included a discussion on the various ways that we feel and how our emotions impact our daily lives.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • MYERS CELEBRATES THE HOUR OF CODE

    December 5th-9th is the International Hour of Code Week, and Myers is joining over 142,000 schools from around the world to learn and practice computer programming using Minecraft. Students must write the code, analyze their work and problem solve to complete each game.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Myers Elementary Robotics Team Impresses at Tournament

    Myers Machines Robotics Team won the Judges Award on Saturday at Southeast Qualifier of University of Pennsylvania's FIRST LEGO League Tournament! In the words of the judges, "These young engineers have a really bright future, their innovative ideas will help any creature.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Cheltenham Elementary Playwrights First Place Creation Performed

    Cheltenham Elementary School's Philadelphia Young Playwrights first place winning play, “The Cookie Mystery Solved! The Day the Cookies Went Back”, was presented at the Black Box Theater in Philadelphia on Saturday, December 3.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • CHS Students Participate In U of Penn Seminar

    Several CHS students were selected to be a part of the Delaware Valley Consortium for Excellence and Equity (DVCEE) held at the University of Pennsylvania.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • CHS "Food For Fines" Donates 487 Pounds of Food

    Thanks to wonderful donations, CHS delivered a total of 487 lbs. of food to Preston & Steve's Campout for Hunger to benefit Philabundance. Read on to find out which team one this year's contest...

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • CHS Fall Athletic Signings

    Congratulations to Cheltenham High School seniors Chanel Brissett and Matt Werner for recently signing National Letters of Intent. Both have received national recognition for their outstanding athletic performances while at CHS.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • More Great CHS Instant Decision Day News

    Instant decision days are opportunities for students, who meet the criteria and deadlines, to have a one-on-one interview with an admission counselor from a participating college or university. Congratulations to the following students who recently received their instant decisions...

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Wyncote's Annual STEM Night

    Wyncote Elementary's annual STEM NIGHT exposes and highlights the experiences of students within the areas of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. On November 17th, District and Community Partners were on hand to demonstrate and explore with our students...

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Counseling Department Hosts FAFSA and College App Night

    This evening will be a hands-on, step-by-step opportunity to work on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). A PHEAA representative and high school counselors will be available to help you with your FAFSA and your student’s college applications.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Cheltenham School District and Glenside Rotary Team up for 14th Year of Delivering Thanksgiving Baskets

    For fourteen years in a row now, representatives from the Glenside Rotary and Cheltenham School District have partnered to ensure that the Thanksgiving holiday is filled with the traditional fixings for deserving families. Steve Vahey of the Rotary coordinates with Kathy Wasserman of Cheltenham School District to make it all happen.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • December's Breakfast With Guidance, Friday Dec. 2nd, 8am

    Don't miss December's "Breakfast with Guidance" on Friday, December 2, 2016, at 8am in the senior cafeteria...

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • CHS Marching Panthers Take First Place at Cavalcade of Bands for the Liberty Division Group A

    The 2016 Cheltenham High School Marching Panthers won first place at the Cavalcade of Bands Championships for the Liberty Division Group A. Led by senior drum major Skylar Barton, the Marching Panthers scored a 93.15 to win first place...

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • CHS Student's Poem One Of Top 5 Submissions For Diversity Poetry Contest

    Mikayla Stone's ('17) poem "Adopted" was chosen as one of the top five submissions. She met Jacqueline Woodson on November 9 and participated in a special luncheon and panel discussion.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • A Very Special Veterans Day Celebration

    Cheltenham Elementary first grade students from Ms. Logan's class held a very special Veterans Day celebration on Friday, November 11th. After days of practice, Room 15 welcomed four local veterans to their classroom. The celebration opened with the class saying the Pledge of Allegiance in unison.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • CHS Student, Fred Fox, Named Eastern Student of the Month

    Fred Fox is the November 2016 Student of the Month at Eastern Center for Arts and Technology (EASTERN) in Willow Grove. He is in EASTERN’s Electrical Technology program and a senior at Cheltenham High School. The Student of the Month Award is sponsored by EASTERN’s faculty, Joint Committee and the Willow Grove Rotary Club to highlight student excellence, success and service.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Myers Elementary Coin Challenge Results Tallied

    The Myers Elementary SChool Coin Challenge results are in! Congratulations to all the classes, together $1,028.47 dollars were raised for teachers to add books to their library!

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Cheltenham High School Womens Student Union

    The Cheltenham Women's Student Union recently met to discuss intersectionality and their view of feminism! #girlpower #feminism #pantherpride

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Cedarbrook Spanish Students Read Aloud To Glenside 1st Graders

    Cedarbrook Spanish students recently visited Ms. Ward's 1st grade class at Glenside Elementary where they read stories aloud as part of their outreach project, a tenet of the R.O.A.R. program.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Glenside Parents And Students Visit The Arms & Armor Exhibit At The Philadelphia Museum Of Art

    Parents and students from Glenside Elementary spent a recent Sunday morning visiting the Arms & Armor exhibit at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. This was a culminating activity in conjunction with the SYNC curriculum, organized by Ms. Angie Schell, Glenside Challenge teacher.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • District Hosts Eighth Annual Flu Shot Campaign

    Over one hundred and sixty CSD staff members, including Assistant Superintendent, Dr. Tamara Smith, who is featured in below photo, rolled up their sleeves on Thursday, October 27th for a shot of preventative medicine.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Elkins Park Students Get Geothermal Lesson and Preview The Future School

    Over fifty sixth grade students got an up close real life lesson on geothermal energy when they visited the Cedarbrook Middle School Rebuild construction site on Friday, November 4th. This was a very special experience, since these students represent the first class that will learn in the newly rebuilt Cedarbrook.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • CHS Freshman Transition Students Practice Mindfulness With Positive Psychology Expert

    This fall, Cheltenham HIgh School launched an exciting Freshmen Transition program for 70 incoming first year students. The program provides incoming students with resources, mentoring, and networking opportunities. Freshmen in this program will experience a teaming model approach to education that employs student-centered instructional strategies, such as interdisciplinary teaching and project-based learning.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Myers 1st Lego League Robotics Team Works With Robotics Coaches From CHS

    Gloria Weber and Joshua Lynn, coaches of the CHS Robotics Team, joined Myers First LEGO League Robotics Team as mentors and coaches. The topic of this year's competition is Animal Allies, and our team is researching ways in which animals and people can live better together.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • CHS Students Gain Instant Decision Acceptance To Lincoln University

    As part of Cheltenham High School's College and Career Readiness Plan, they are hosting Instant Decision Days (IDD). IDD is an opportunity for students, who meet the criteria and deadlines, to have a one­-on-­one interview with an admission counselor from a participating college or university.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • CSD Students Learn About Geothermal Energy

    On Friday October 28th, over 100 of our high school and middle school students received a real life lesson on geothermal energy heating/cooling systems. A geothermal pump system is a cost effective and environmentally friendly way of heating and cooling buildings.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • CHS Marching Panthers Take First Place At "Bands At The Boneyard" Competition

    The Cheltenham Marching Panthers took first place at the "Bands in the Boneyard" competition at Abington High School on Saturday, October 29th. Their show "Letters Home", tells the story of an active military serviceman sending letters home to his love.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Dont Miss November's Breakfast With Guidance, Friday November 4th, 8am

    Next Friday, November 4th, at 8am in the CHS Senior Cafeteria, the Guidance Department will host its second monthly "Breakfast with Guidance" meeting. The November topic is, "Naviance for Parents - A Crash Course in Searching for Colleges, Identifying Scholarships & Securing Letters of Recommendation"

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • ELKINS PARK SCHOOL'S P.R.I.D.E. GROUP WELCOMES INSPIRATIONAL BREAST CANCER AWARENESS SPEAKERS

    On Tuesday, October 25th, Elkins Park School's P.R.I.D.E. group celebrated breast cancer awareness month with group members wearing pink and receiving a pink ribbon. P.R.I.D.E. (Pretty-Respectful-Intelligent-Determined-Exceptional) is an after school program established in 2015-2016 to serve 6th grade African American girls matriculating through Elkins Park School.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Wyncote Third Grader Establishes Virtual Donation Drive To Help The Homeless

    Third grader Bryce Trotman and his brother Dylan wanted to help the homeless. Their parents reached out to a charity they had worked with in the past, Inter-Faith Housing Alliance in Ambler, Montgomery County. The donations coordinator said that they had an immediate need for toilet tissue, facial tissues, bath towels and pillows for the families living in transitional housing complex, Hope Gardens.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • CHS HOSTS FIRST ANNUAL FALL COLLEGE FAIR

    In pursuit of enhancing college and career readiness, Cheltenham High School hosted its first annual Fall College Fair on Thursday October 20, 2016. To make sure all 11th & 12th grade students had an opportunity to participate in the fair, the school counselors coordinated with English 11 and 12 teachers

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • CHS Student Mary Grace Rittler is Cross Country League Champion.

    The Cross Country League Championship was held this past Friday at Lehigh University. Mary Grace Rittler won gold, taking 1st place by an entire minute over the next runner.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • CHS Boy's Cross Country Team Wins League Championship Race.

    The CHS Boys' Cross Country Team won the League Champoinship Race at Lehigh University on Friday. The team is undefeated for the 2016-2017 year! Wish them luck this Friday at District Championships.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • CHS' ARIEL FEINBERG'S PLAY SELECTED FOR PHILADELPHIA YOUNG PLAYWRIGHTS NEW VOICES PRODUCTIONS PERFORMANCE

    Congratulations to Cheltenham High School's Ariel Feinberg for having her work selected as one of Philadelphia Young Playwrights (PYP) New Voice Workshop Productions performance pieces. Ariel was one of over 800 students to submit an original piece for PYP's annual playwriting festival.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • EP KIRCHER HALL NAMING RIGHTS FUNDS RAISED

    After nearly a year of heartfelt fundraising, the Joe Kircher Naming Rights Committee officially presented its $20,000 naming rights fee at the October 18th Board of School Directors meeting. The funds raised guarantee that the Elkins Park School Auditorium will be renamed Kircher Hall

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Advanced TV Productions Class Visits CBS3 News Anchor Desk

    Cheltenham Alum, Steve Butler, gave our Advanced TV Productions students a tour of the CBS3 News Anchor desk. This was the 2nd annual trip for this class.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Women's Student Union Attends PA Conference For Women

    For the second year in a row, the CHS Women's Student Union was granted the Young Women's Program scholarship to attend the PA Conference for Women at the PA Convention Center.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • ReCharging For Academic Success

    Students at Cedarbrook Middle School spent time this past week recharging for academic success. ReCharge is a staff-generated program which embraces the research-driven belief that academic success increases when students feel a sense of belonging to their school community.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • CHS Students Attend Penn's STEM Conference

    On Saturday, October 1st, Chetenham High School Vice Principal, Dr. Ben Hammond accompanied a group of CHS students to University of Pennsylvania for their Annual STEM conference. This year's conference theme was "Why I STEM."

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Introducing Breakfast With Guidance

    Starting next month, you can join our CHS counselors on the first Friday morning of the month from 8am to 9am in the Senior cafeteria for informal chats focused on "student-centered" topics each month. Some of the upcomig topics include college and career planning and NCAA eligibility requirements.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • CHS Touts Back To Back Coach and Players Of The Year

    Cheltenham High School's track and field programs have achieved success on the state and national level. In 2015 and 2016, one of our coaches was awarded the United States Track and Field Coaches Association Coach of the Year and we had one of our students awarded the PA Gatorade Player of the Year.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • CHS Student receives Innovation & Creativity Award from Rochester Institute of Technology

    Congratulations to Amari Wylie, a member of the first Robotics Team at Cheltenham High School to receive the Innovation and Creativity Award and Scholarship from the Rochester Institute of Technology.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Principal McFall Joins Marching Panthers Drumline

    New Cheltenham High School Principal, Dr. Ray McFall, took time this past Friday night to join the Marching Panthers Drumline. Not only did he enjoy the game and getting to know students and families, he grabbed some drumsticks and never missed a beat. Check out the video.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • CHS National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists

    Congratulations to the following Cheltenham students who were named National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists (pictured below, from left): Andrew Rutkowski, Joel White, Matthew Werner, Steven Giang, Javier Moraleda, Maxwell Aires, and Noah Cohen (not pictured).

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Cheltenham High School Launches 1:1 Chromebook Initiative

    The Cheltenham School District Chromebook 1:1 initiative has successfully launched. Almost 1,200 devices were distributed to all CHS students during PE classes on Thursday and Friday, September 22 and 23. Each student received an Acer R11 C738 touch Chromebook and protective carrying sleeve. These Chromebooks are the property of the Cheltenham School District, however, students will be allowed to take the device home with them during the school year and will return it to the Technology Department prior to summer break.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Class of 2017 Student Earns College Credits In Summer Program

    Congratulations to Bethany Hayes, Class of 2017, for her successful completion of a summer dual enrollment program at Montgomery County Community College. Bethany was selected through an interview process to attend the program called Jump Start to College Success.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Myers PTO Hosts First Ice Cream Social

    Several hundred Myers students and family members played and enjoyed conversation while having a cool treat donated by the PTO. This was a wonderful community event that was fun for all. The PTO hopes to repeat this in the near future.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Wyncote Elementary School Celebrates Local Heroes and The Wyncote Way

    Wyncote Elementary School's September Town Hall school meeting was a celebration of heroes and The Wyncote Way. The Town Hall assembly program began with Principal Crystal Clark reviewing the school's behavioral norms and expectations.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • CSD Staff Get New ID Badges

    CSD personnel received new ID badges and lanyards as part of the 2016-2017 Back to School start up activities. Keeping with the district’s traditional blue and gold color scheme, the new lanyards prominently show the CSD brand name.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • New Online Registration System Coming Soon

    Please know that moving forward all demographic information will be updated through InfoSnap, including telephone numbers, emails and home and work addresses. (Note: To have your home address changed in PowerSchool, you must still provide the required proof of residency documentation to Central Registration. There will be no need to contact your child’s school directly in order to update this information.)

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • CSD Partners with Cradles to Crayons for Backpack Giveaway

    Cheltenham School Home and School Visitor/ Social Worker, Kathy Wasserman collected fifty-five backpacks from Cradles to Crayons as a way to kick of the school year. The backpacks, which were generously donated, came filled with notebooks, pens and pencils, pencil sharpeners, folders, and a little note from personally written by a Cradles to Crayons representative.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • CHS Student Attends Novaedge Engineering Program

    NovaEdge Diversity in Engineering is a one-week, on campus program to introduce a diverse population of students from different ethnic and social backgrounds to the traditional fields of engineering, including Chemical, Civil and Environmental, Computer and Electrical, and Mechanical Engineering.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Food Truck Jamboree: Volunteers Needed

    The Cheltenham School District Education Foundation is pleased to present its 3rd Annual Food Truck Jamboree on September 11, 2016 from 2-7 pm. The event will feature live music, a silent auction with top tier Beyonce' tickets, a terrific samplig of gournet food trucks, special honors for our local first responders and more.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • New Secure Online System By SchoolCafe

    SchoolCafe is the new and improved online portal to handle school lunch payment options, replacing our former system - MySchoolBucks.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
  • Communication For Families Regarding Strike Rumors

    Attached, please find a letter from Superintendent Marseille that addresses speculation and rumors regarding the potential for a strike by the Cheltenham Educator's Association.

    Comments (-1)
    No Headlines to display
CLOSE