Shattering the Stigma is designed for students in grades 7 through 12 and their families to promote the mental health resources and supports available to them within our community. The program will provide education from a diverse group of guests from the school district, Counseling Services, Law Enforcement from Royersford, Limerick and Upper Providence, EMS, Mental Health professionals and medical professionals. Be ready to receive information and advocacy through presentations, small break-out sessions, and written material. Click here to learn more.
The Spring-Ford Board of School Directors approved the 2019-2020 School Calendar during the January 28, 2019 Board Meeting. The first day of school will be Monday, August 26, 2019 and the tentative last day of school will be Monday, June 15, 2020. Click here to view the full calendar.
The Spring-Ford Area School District was recently selected by the Pennsylvania Department of Education to receive a $35,000 grant through the PAsmart Program to grow the current Ram QUEST program in grades 1 through 6. RAM Quest is a class where students engage in authentic learning experiences in which they have to think critically and creatively to solve problems, to inquire, and to explore. Click here to read more.
Children living in the Spring-Ford Area School District who will be five years old by August 31, 2019 are eligible to attend Kindergarten next school year. KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION will begin mid-February and end on March 29, 2019. Once the online registration information is complete, parents will be prompted to select a date and time for the appointment, which will be held at their child's elementary school. Parents who are unsure of their elementary school, or are unable to select an appointment, may call 610-705-6120. Click here to make an appointment.
Click here to view a message from Dr. Goodin about the S2SS Roll Out. S2SS is a life-saving and life-changing school safety program that teaches students, educators, parents and community members how to anonymously report this information through the S2SS app, website, or 24/7 Crisis Center Hotline.
The Spring-Ford Area School District is offering a series of monthly presentations geared towards parents. Topics will include health/wellness, student safety, drug and alcohol education, technology, and more. Click here to learn more and register. January: Healthy Eating for Young Learners - January 10, 2019. February: Family Tech Talk Night - February 21, 2019.
The Pennsylvania Department of Education just launched the Future Ready PA Index, an online, one-stop shop that provides a clear and easy-to-navigate platform for viewing information on student and school success. The Future Ready PA Index moves beyond focusing solely on standardized test results to evaluate success by using a collection of indicators, which illustrate academic proficiency, college and career readiness, and more. Take a comprehensive look at how our schools are doing in educating and preparing students for success by visiting the new Future Ready PA Index: futurereadypa.org.
New to Spring-Ford, or need a Parent Portal refresh? Click here to visit the Parent Portal 101 webpage. You'll learn about accessing your Parent Portal, signing up for school or athletic notifications, syncing your calendar and more!
SFASD was pleased to announce the third annual Golden Ram Award winners at the district's annual Convocation! The Golden Ram Award identified and recognized Spring-Ford staff members' outstanding performance and commitment to education. Golden Ram Award recipients demonstrated an attitude of excellence, teamwork, and went "above and beyond" the expectations of their job duties. All staff members who were full-time or part-time employees, with one or more years of service, were eligible to be nominated by a co-worker, supervisor or someone from another department. Congratulations to: Mrs. Laura McNeil Murphy (Evans Elementary School Nurse); Mr. Shawn Riordan (Limerick and Spring City Ram QUEST Teacher); Dr. Patrick Nugent (SFAHS Principal). Click here to watch a short video about our winners.
Welcome to the 2018-2019 school year! Please review this special Back-to-School Ram Review, as it contains a wealth of information for both new and returning parents and families including contact information, immunization updates, volunteer news and much more! Click here to read more.