Posts by Lori McManus

 
  • Learning about Service Dogs

    Some SHS students had a visit from two very special guests recently. Fifth grader Lizzie presented a report to her class for her “genius hour” on Diabetic Alert Dogs (DADs). These highly-trained service dogs can smell the chemical changes in a type 1 diabetic’s saliva and alert when low and […]

     
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  • Mathlete Achievements

    Congratulations to our 7th and 8th grade Mathlete teams for their participation and achievement in the 2019 Junior High Mathletes Competition held at Pope John Paul II High School on February 26. Jase Lising & Veronica Cherico placed individually in the top 10 of 101 students from 12 area schools […]

     
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  • Congrats to Our Future Cities Team!

    Over the weekend, our awesome Future Cities team presented “Pua Nani”, their Hawaiian city built to last through natural disasters. Their innovative thinking garnered 2 awards for “Best Infrastructure” and “Best Energy-based Project”. Thank you to Mrs. Holder, Mr. Laub, and Mrs. Smith for all of your dedication to our […]

     
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  • SHS on the morning news

    On Monday morning, Bob Kelly from Fox 29 news shared breakfast with some of our school families at Jem Restaurant in East Norriton. This fun morning was part of his “Town Takeover” featuring local Montgomery County businesses and organizations. We shared news about our Thanksgiving Operation Turkey Dinner and coat […]

     
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  • Financial Assistance

    For Families and Prospective Families of Saint Helena School: The Archdiocese of Philadelphia has scholarships and financial aid available for K-12 students.  Access the website below to apply online.  Deadlines are approaching for the 2019/2020 school year.   http://www.aopcatholicschools.org/financial-aid

     
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  • Author Jerry Spinelli Visits SHS

    We’re happy to share pictures of our visit from author, Jerry Spinelli. He meet with our Third, Fourth, Fifth and Sixth Grade class on Thursday, March 15! And, what a visit it was! In a correspondence, Mr. Spinelli said, “Halfway through I knew St. Helena’s was vaulting to my all-time […]

     
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  • Field Hockey Success

    Big congratulations going out to St. Helena’s Varsity Girls’ Field Hockey team for capturing the the CYO Region 21 title in October! The girls finished with a win over St. Philip Neri with a score 4 to 0. It was an exciting game and all of their girls should be […]

     
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  • Varsity Soccer Champions

    Congratulations to our varsity soccer team on winning Region 21. This past Thursday night the varsity team won Region 21 against St Eleanor. The championship win is the second consecutive title for varsity soccer. Great job! 

     
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  • Parent Letter for Opening of School

    Dear Parents, “How can I repay, the kindness of our God? What song can I sing, to honor the Name of God? … I vow to love and serve you the rest of my days.”   These words appropriately reflect the many blessings poured on the Saint Helena School Community!  […]

     
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  • Neumann Scholarship News!

    We have extraordinarily good news!  This morning at a gathering of our 6th, 7th and 8th grade students, the Connelly Foundation came and presented a Neumann Scholarship to Cece Cherico!  Wow, this is amazing!  And, our very first Neumann Scholarship!  This is full parental tuition to the Archdiocesan High School of […]

     
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