Members of the Class of 2017 were awarded their diplomas in a June 9 ceremony that highlighted each student's accomplishments.
Swain's 35 fifth grade students recently presented their version of High School Musical, Jr. at three performances.
Twelve of Debbie Lindsay's seventh- and eighth grade students competed in the state round of the Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science (PJAS); three of their peers accompanied them to serve as technicians. Traveling to Penn State's State College campus, each presented his or her experiment and results to a panel of judges.
On Wednesday, May 17, we recognized the achievements of 16 seventh- and eighth grade students who were inducted into Swain's chapter of the National Junior Honor Society.
The Class of 2020 (5th grade) will take to the stage on Friday, May 19 and Saturday,
May 20 with their exciting presentation of High School Musical Jr.
Families considering high school options for their children were invited to attend a Secondary School Information Fair at The Swain School on Tuesday, May 2. Over 30 families took advantage of this opportunity.
Registration has closed for children in grades 1-3 to participate in our "Saturday at Swain" programming, this time focusing on hands-on learning in our Makerspace program.
Author Rachel Simmons came to Swain on April 19 to share her expertise on Peer Relationships in the Age of Social Media. The third of Swain's Parenting Education Series attracted over 100 parents and educators, and included discussion opportunities for the attendees.
Ceramics master Deborah Slahta shared her passion and talents with the Swain community during the week of December 5-9. Working alongside art teacher Trisha Samuel, Ms. Slahta demonstrated numerous ways to work with clay, to students in all grades during their regularly-scheduled art classes.