Moving Forward Together in These Challenging Times:
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Virtual Freshman Town Hall

Virtual Freshman Town Hall

Posted on May 19, 2020
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Covid-19 Class Schedule

Covid-19 Class Schedule

Posted on May 1, 2020
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Letter for Seniors and their Families

Letter for Seniors and their Families

Posted on April 28, 2020
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William R. Hite, Jr., Ed.D. Superintendent April 28, 2020 Dear 12th​-grade students and families, I hope this letter finds you and your family well during this unprecedented time. On April 9, we shared the disappointing news that our school buildings would remain closed for the rest of the school year and that the school-sponsored social…

Chromebook Distribution

Chromebook Distribution

Posted on April 13, 2020
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Hello students and families. First and foremost, I hope you are well and are following the protocols to protect yourselves and others from COVID-19 (coronavirus). The District is developing a remote learning plan to help you continue to learn and grow with support from your teachers while schools are closed. Every student will need to…

Report Card Conferences 11/8, 11/9

Report Card Conferences 11/8, 11/9

Posted on November 5, 2018
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Parents and guardians are invited to pick up their student’s report cards and meet with teachers on Thursday, 11/8 and Friday, 11/9 between 1:00 and 3:04. Report card conferences will also take place Thursday evening, from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm. Students may pick up their report cards in advisory next week if parents or…

Multicultural Fair 2017

Family Night at Furness – April 5th

Posted on March 15, 2018
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Please join us for a free dinner with your Furness family on Thursday, April 5th from 3:30 – 5:30 pm! All Furness students, staff, and school partners are invited to attend with their families. Enjoy American and International foods, learn about the programs that Furness offers, get to know the Furness family a little better,…

Students in Community Garden

Help us create a community garden at Furness

Posted on January 31, 2018
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SumOurRoots, a collaboration of VietLead, Cambodian Association of Greater Philadelphia, and the Bhutanese Organization of Philadelphia is working with Furness High school to build a community school garden, with support from Penn State University! To help us plan this venture, please complete the survey linked below to share how a community garden at Furness could…

PHEAA

Financial Aid Workshop presented by PHEAA

Posted on November 29, 2017
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December 11th, 5pm – 6pm Parents, guardians, and students are invited to join Ron Feldman of the Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA) to review financial aid available to students applying for college. This is a great opportunity to ask your questions about grants, scholarships, loans, and eligibility for financial aid. This event will be…

Report Card Conferences: 11/21 & 11/22

Posted on November 17, 2017
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Parents and guardians are invited to pick up their student’s report cards and meet with teachers on Tuesday, 11/21 and Wednesday, 11/22 between 1:00 and 3:04. Report card conferences will also take place Tuesday evening, from 5:00 – 7:00. Students may pick up their report cards in advisory Monday, 11/27, if parents or guardians are…

Furness High School Exterior

Back-to-School Night

Posted on September 9, 2017
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Tuesday, September 19, 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. Parents and guardians, come see all the great things happening at Furness and meet your student’s teachers at our Back-to-School Night, Tuesday, September 19. We will begin with a brief presentation by Principal Peou in the auditorium at 5:00 p.m., then there will be time to meet with teachers…