News & Headlines

Student Magazine Wins State & National Awards

Fox Chapel Area High School’s 2015-2016 literary arts magazine “Tapestry” has received two major awards. The magazine received a “Superior” ranking in the 2016 National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) Program to Recognize Excellence in Student Literary Magazines. Only five student magazines from...

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DMS Named State Winner in SamsungĀ® Contest

Dorseyville Middle School has been named the state winner in the 2017 Samsung Solve for Tomorrow contest. The school is one of only 51 state winners from across the nation from thousands of schools and Dorseyville’s submission was headed by technology education teacher Joe Eisel. Prior to...

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Students Win Regional 2017 Scholastic Art Awards

Several Fox Chapel Area School District students recently won awards for their entries in the Pittsburgh Arts Region of The Scholastic Art Awards of 2017. The show is being held February 4-19 at La Roche College and many entries were received from students from schools across the region. The Fox...

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2017-2018 Kindergarten Registrations & Parent Orientations

Registration of children who will enter kindergarten in the fall of 2017 is scheduled in the Fox Chapel Area schools during the months of February and March. Orientation meetings to acquaint parents with the kindergarten program and registration process are scheduled during February. Children must...

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Students to be Inducted into Spanish National Honor Society

A total of 21 Fox Chapel Area High School seniors will be inducted into the Spanish National Honor Society January 12, 2017. The students are Marissa Albrecht, Jared Cohen, Ariam Colan, Mikayla D’Cunha, Andrew Fugh, Sarah Hamilton, Nadia Islam, Grace Kerr, Kevin Kilmer, Alyssa Kozer,...

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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