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Independent Study Project Presentations

May 8th, 2018

Once again this year we have been working on our Independent Study Projects. Students have spent time in small groups and individually researching, learning, and preparing for a short presentation on their topic of choice. The presentations will take place the evening of Tuesday, May 22, 2018. Students should arrive at the School by 6:15 PM to set up their projects.

That evening, in the Theater, we welcome families to join us from 6:30 to 8:00 PM. At that time, we will hear from several students, live on stage, about their topics starting promptly at 6:30 PM. After this opening presentation, families will walk through the classrooms to hear from the other students.

We hope you can make it and look forward to showing you the work our students have put into their projects.



SPS Giving Day

May 1st, 2018

We invite our alumni and alumni families to participate in our first-ever SPS Giving Day to coincide with our May Day celebration on Friday, May 4th. Connect with us on Facebook and Instagram as we post throwback photos of classes that have a graduation anniversary milestone year in 2018. Consider joining us for May Day and making a gift online to celebrate your SPS Pride this Friday the 4th!

Click Here to make your gift today!



May Day 2018

April 26th, 2018

FRIDAY, MAY 4, 2018 at 3:00 PM
Rise up, the children of their house, all in your rich attire,
For the summer springs so fresh, green, and gay;
and all the hair upon your heads shines like the silver wire;
Drawing near unto the merry month of May.

WELCOME MAY!
Please join the faculty and children of St. Peter’s for May Day. Bring a picnic supper to enjoy with family and friends on the Sally Wiggins Turf Field after the dancing!

Raindate: Monday, May 7, 2018.



Congratulations on a Successful Auction!

April 20th, 2018

Congratulations to the entire SPS community! We would first like to thank our wonderful sponsors for your support, which allowed us to go into the event with our costs covered, setting us up for success. Our Gold Sponsor was Goldoller Real Estate Investments. The Silver Level Sponsors were Design, Maintenance, and Construction and the Fred Ochroch Charitable Trust. Our Bronze Level Sponsors include Atkin Olshin Lawson-Bell & Associates Architects, Beneficial Insurance Services, IT Solutions Consulting, RCM Technologies, and Paper on Pine.

Thank you to those parents who volunteered their time and efforts as Co-Chairs and on the Auction Committee. Last, but not least, we would like to thank the entire SPS community for your generous support of our Auction and helping us surpass our goal!



Online Bidding for SPS Auction

April 16th, 2018

This year’s “Party Like It’s 1985” Auction will be held this Friday, but even if you can make it to Philadelphia for the event, you can support your alma mater through online bidding! Click Here to view the available items, you can also view our complete Auction Program Booklet online by Clicking Here.

We have some AMAZING packages available including:
– Baskets from local breweries and distilleries
– Gift cards to boutiques and restaurants
– Gym and studio memberships
– Golf outings at incredible local courses
– Philly sports teams memorabilia and experiences
– Tickets to favorite Philly attractions
– So much more!



100 for $100 Raffle Winner Chosen!

April 16th, 2018

Our lucky 100 for $100 Raffle winner has been chosen, congratulations to lucky #7! They have chosen to pluck the “Ultimate Flyers Fan Experience” from our Live Auction. Thank you to everyone who participated in the Raffle, please join us this Friday, April 20,  2018 for the chance to win one of our amazing remaining Live Auction items!

End of Year Grade Party
Disney on Ice Experience
School House Rocks!
Royal Boucherie Cocktail Party
The Ultimate Exotic Sports Car Driving Experience
Three Magical Nights in the Dominican Republic
SPS Palooza
A Week in Rome



Thank you to our Auction Sponsors!

April 10th, 2018

St. Peter’s School would like to thank our amazing and generous Auction Sponsors. Their support allows us to continue to make SPS such a special place for our community and raise even more funds for those necessities not fully financed by tuition. Thank you!

Gold Level

GoldOller Real Estate Investments

Silver Level

Design, Maintenance, and Construction

The Fred Ochroch Charitable Trust

Bronze Level

Atkin, Olshin, Schade Architects

Beneficial Insurance Services

ITSolutions

Paper on Pine

RCM Technologies

Don’t forget to purchase your Auction tickets online or in the lobby!



SPS Art Show

April 10th, 2018

The St. Peter’s School Art Department is proud to invite you to our Annual Art Show. This special show will feature artwork from students across Preschool through Eighth Grade throughout our school building. Please join us on Thursday, April 26 from 4:30 – 6:30 PM for this special event. There will be food and drink provided.



Special Author Visit

April 10th, 2018

Well-known picture book author David Ira Rottenberg visits St. Peter’s School: Friday, April 13th. Accompanying Mr. Rottenberg will be dancers from Philadelphia Dance Academy. Together, they will put on a reading/dance performance of Mr. Rottenberg’s book, Gwendolyn, the Graceful Pig. Mr. Rottenberg will also autograph books. To purchase a personalized, autographed book for your child, please return This Form with your payment.



Congratulations to the Class of 2018!

April 5th, 2018

Congratulations to our Eighth Graders on their placements for Secondary School!

Angelina Atacan, William Penn Charter School
Temi Bambe, Church Farm School
Phoebe Clouser, The Academy at Palumbo
Drew Cohen, Germantown Friends School
Christian Crowder, The Haverford School
Billy Donato, Springside Chestnut Hill Academy
Charlotte Duckworth, Central High School
Maddie Haugen, The Baldwin School
Otto Huber, La Salle College High School
Carslie Jones, Friends Select School
Christian Jallo, Germantown Friends School
Anthony Kinsey, Friends’ Central School
Ava Plachter, Merion Mercy Academy
Lily Shemtov, William Penn Charter School
Sahar Williams, Undecided