Alder Weekly Update

Week of January 5, 2020

STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT

Robotics Team

On Saturday, the Alder Robotics team competed in the Lego League Salem Qualifier. For only the second year attending, the team scored 215 points! Congratulations to Mr. MacNeill and the Robotics team! We are so proud!

Madam Kurtz's French Classes

After 7th grade French Fundamentals classes learned about different types of French cheeses served during the cheese course, they had a Fete du Fromage (cheese party) to taste test some. Students were surprised to discover they liked most of the samples.

CLIMATE and CULTURE

Philadelphia Eagles Reps Come to Alder!

Senior VP and CFO, Frank Gumienny, of the Philadelphia Eagles, and Norman Vosschulte, Director of Fan Experience for the Eagles - formerly with Disney, presented to the Emerald 2 Team (Kirch/Lisicki/Murphy) last week. This presentation included the Eagles chant, prizes, and information about Jon Dorenbos who recently wrote a biography called Life is Magic: My Inspiring Story from Tragedy to Self-Discovery.

Community Pride

ParentCamp EHT

As we begin a new year and decade, we are also preparing for our upcoming ParentCamp in EHT. The ParentCamp will be held on Thursday, February 27, 2020 at EHT HS from approximately 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. The intent of a ParentCamp is to share valuable information and resources with our school community, and most importantly our parents.
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Winter Sports Update

Winter Sports are under way!! Come support the teams!