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.
Caron's Student Assistance Program presents PREP, Prevention Resources and Education for Parents, a program designed for parents and caregivers of children in middle school and high school. The program is facilitated by professionals in the field of addiction treatment: provide information on current youth drug trends, such as vaping, and the dangers of use to the developing brain and body; empower parents and caregivers with effective communication skills when talking with their children about alcohol, tobacco and other drug use; review the importance of establishing clear rules and consequences at home regarding substance use; evaluate resiliency factors that help protect kids from substance use; provide local resources if addiction support is needed. WHEN: Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. WHERE: Spring-Ford Area High School, 350 South Lewis Road. DETAILS: Click here to register.
The Spring-Ford Area School District Comprehensive Plan (formerly known as Strategic Plan) serves as a roadmap to ensure alignment of district expenditures with the instructional goals that are embraced by our school district and mandated by the Pennsylvania Department of Education. Earlier this year, the District developed an internal and external stakeholder survey to help determine district challenges and strengths, skills and attitudes necessary for Spring-Ford graduates and fiscal priorities for the next five years. District strengths, challenges, priorities were established by holding focus groups that included district administration, faculty, school board members, parents and community members. Please click here to review the Spring-Ford Comprehensive Plan Report.
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!
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. This month: QPR Training - September 27, 2018. Click here to register.
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.
Spring-Ford Area School District's app for iPhones and iPads allows student, faculty and parent constituents to take full advantage of the ever-growing mobile phenomenon by delivering content from the website directly to their iOS-based devices. Click here to watch a video tutorial from Ram Country TV.
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SFASD was pleased to announce the second annual Golden Ram Award! 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.