High Road School of Philadelphia

Staff of the Month: Adiva

What impact has Adiva had on colleagues and students over the past month? Ms. Bady makes everyone feel welcomed, while safeguarding the privacy and security of the students and our building. Ms. Bady is consistently one of the first to arrive and last to leave. She has made our main office a warm and friendly greeting area for visitors. Ms. Bady is thorough, accurate and full of the integrity needed to maintain student records and help smoothly operate the school. Visit our website to learn more about High Road School

2019-10-11T16:10:53-04:00October 11th, 2019|

Donuts for Dad

Our annual Donuts for Dad event brings dads and father-figures together for a couple hours of games and, of course, donuts. Lots and lots of donuts! Visitors will have the opportunity to tour our school and meet staff who will be responsible for their children's education this school year. Visit our website to learn more about High Road School

2019-10-10T13:52:03-04:00October 10th, 2019|

Sharing the Love

High Road shared the love on Valentines Day. Students collected personal care items and sorted and packaged them for the residents of Covenant House of Philadelphia. Added to each bag was a card with words of encouragement written by various students who wanted to show respect and unconditional love for the less fortunate youth who occupy the shelter. “It’s so sad that there are so man kids my age who don’t have families or homes. I was glad to do this for them. I like when we do stuff like this,” Khaleahaya Edwards, 9th grader from Gratz Lower, said. [...]

2019-03-18T21:38:45-04:00February 14th, 2019|

Students Step Up to the Challenge

During the 2018 holiday season, students at High Road School of Philadelphia participated in the third annual End of the Road for Hunger Food Drive. This year staff raised the ante by offering a pizza party for any homeroom that collected over 100 non-perishable food items. With each homeroom averaging a slight 15 students, staff knew this was not going to be an easy feat. However, by the end of the month-long event, not one, but two homerooms had amassed over 100 items each! Super student Javon Alston received special acknowledgement for being the biggest contributor school wide. Donations [...]

2019-02-03T14:59:28-04:00December 21st, 2018|

Picture Perfect Seniors

One of the first milestones that occurs during a student's 12th grade year is senior pictures. A couple of our seven seniors have already participated in their photo shoots. Both students said the sessions made them feel beautiful and important. All of them are excited to eventually walk the stage in June and receive their diplomas.

2018-11-12T09:03:50-04:00November 12th, 2018|