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United Parents Group’s “Why Choose Cheltenham” Showcase to be Held March 23

Cheltenham’s United Parents Group (UPG) will host the inaugural Why Choose Cheltenham showcase highlighting the Cheltenham School District’s academics, extracurricular activities and student community on March 23 from 6:30 - 9 p.m. at Cedarbrook Middle School (300 Longfellow Avenue, Wyncote, PA 19095).

Come experience the many reasons to choose and celebrate CSD. Students, teachers, parents and others will share their own reasons for #WhyChooseCheltenham!  Talks and demonstrations will include:

  • “Why Choose Cheltenham” by Atara Saunders CHS ’20
  • Short presentations from administrators about the academics for Elkins Park School (grades 5-6), Cedarbrook Middle School (grades 7-8) and Cheltenham High School (grades 9-12), plus a discussion of the highlights of each school’s community and activities 
  • Performances and demonstrations by various school communities in theater, music, language, science, life skills and athletics
  • The premiere of “Why Choose Cheltenham,” a short documentary featuring recent CHS graduates reflecting on their experiences at CSD and how CSD prepared them for adulthood
  • Informational tables hosted by many CSD community groups, including PTOs, Cheltenham African American Alliance (CAAA) and Special Education Alliance of Cheltenham (SEAC)

Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Keynote begins at 7 p.m. For more information, visit