News & Headlines

FCAHS "Sounds of the Season" Choral Concert

The Fox Chapel Area High School Choral Music Department will present its annual “Sounds of the Season” concert Wednesday, December 21, 2016. The concert will include performances by the Fox Chapel Area High School choral ensembles (the Concert Choir, Madrigal Singers, Vulpes Cantantes, the Men’s...

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27th Annual FCASD Telethon

Fox Chapel Area School District students will hold their 27th annual telethon Friday, December 23, 2016, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. For the second year in a row, the telethon will raise money for Live Like Lou, which was founded by two parents (Suzanne and Neil Alexander) in the Fox Chapel Area School...

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Cheerleaders Hold Toy Drive

The Fox Chapel Area High School cheerleading squad will be spreading some holiday joy again this season with their second annual toy drive. The event will kick off Tuesday, December 13, 2016, at the school’s first boys’ and girls’ basketball games of the season. The girls’ game begins at 6 p.m.,...

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School Board Holds Reorganization Meeting

The Fox Chapel Area Board of School Directors held its annual reorganization meeting December 5, 2016. Terry L. Wirginis was re-elected president. Nancy B. Foster was re-elected vice president. Sandra M. Garbisch was re-elected assistant secretary. The Board also set the following meeting schedule for...

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Israeli Artist to Visit Middle & High Schools

Israeli artist Telma Schultz will be visiting Dorseyville Middle School and Fox Chapel Area High School students on Monday, December 12, 2016. Schultz will visit with the middle school students from 8:30-10:30 a.m. At Dorseyville, she will conduct a workshop for 20 sixth-eighth grade students on...

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Feature Stories

Summer Learning Academy
Project-based Learning @ DMS

Measuring the height of the greenhouseWritten by students, Hannah Song and Emma Wienand

Second Graders
Engage in Deep Learning

kerr pblSee project-based learning in action from second graders at Kerr and Fairview.

Childhood Cancer Survivor
National Contest Winner

Helen PauliniHelen Paulini Will be Mentored by Cancer Researcher

Orchestra Demonstrates
Musical Transcendence

miroHigh School Program Chosen for National Award by Miró Quartet