Boys at The Haverford School performed a variety of service projects throughout the month of December. The service projects support many area organizations, including local military members serving overseas, Life Centers of Delaware County, Project HOME, Toys for Tots, the Palm Senior Center, and Eldernet. The winter service projects are part of Haverford’s Service Learning Program, and led by students of all ages.
Service Learning News
Haverford students are sending some holiday cheer to soldiers serving in Afghanistan. First-graders wrote letters expressing thanks and wishes for a safe return home. Director of Service Learning Jini Loos coordinated the letter writing in conjunction with the first grade teachers.
Middle School Spanish teacher Kerry Kettering-Goens, along with Gabmara Alvarez-Spychalski, who teaches Spanish at The Baldwin School, presented at the 31st annual National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) People of Color Conference (PoCC) in November.
Digital First Media
Students from Episcopal Academy, The Haverford School and Agnes Irwin School worked together to pack 1,000 sandwich and snack bags for the hungry Sunday, Nov. 4. Read the Main Line Media News story >
The School's annual can drive kicked off on Nov. 5 with a special presentation. The Upper School can drive runs from Nov. 5-19, while the Lower School can drive runs from Nov. 6-20.