Six local schools compete in the 13th Annual Fishtown March Madness Academic Competition.
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Students at St. Laurentius School and Our Lady of Port Richmond School celebrated Catholic Schools Week at the end of January with community service and guest speakers.
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Fishtown can expect some changes when hundreds more students enroll at the former middle school, which will now include grades 9-12.
Stay on top of all the charity drives, parties, things to do and other seasonal activities in your community with our holiday events guide.
Appeals from St. Laurentius Elementary School in Fishtown and St. George Elementary in Port Richmond were granted last week. The schools will remain open.
St. Laurentius School may be down but it’s not out. The Fishtown school is appealing the archdiocese’s plan to close it at the end of the school year.
Last week, the Catholic Archdiocese called for the closing of five high schools and 45 elementary schools. Representatives from St. Laurentius and St. George schools, both in the riverwards, vowed to appeal the decision.