FOUNDATION FOR POTTSTOWN EDUCATION ELECTS NEW OFFICERS AND THREE NEW BOARD MEMBERS

At the May meeting of the Foundation for Pottstown Education the new slate of officers was elected for the next triennium and three new board members were elected to serve.  Elected as the new Board President is Georgette Howell, an MCCC College Professor and Registered Dietitian with 21 years of professional experience; 17 of those years teaching in the health …

FPE Early College Program Graduates 13 PHS Class of 2022 Students and Recruits 21 for Cohort
X PHS Class of 2024

In 2014, the Foundation for Pottstown Education started funding a new program that would help toencourage more Pottstown High School students to enroll in college. This program is called thePottstown Promise Early College Program and provides funding for PHS juniors and senior to enroll inthe Montgomery County Community College where they can earn up to 30 college credits.Since its’ inception, …

5/26 Emergency Fund

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Foundation for Pottstown Education hosts 7th Annual Special Event

On Saturday February 26th the Foundation for Pottstown Education hosted 90 guests at the 7th Annual Special Event.  This event is in conjunction with the Pottstown School District Musical.  This year’s production was Shrek the Musical. The Foundation’s Special Event Committee Chair, Sue Yocom welcomed the guests to the event in which the proceeds benefit the 3,200 students in the …

FOUNDATION FOR POTTSTOWN EDUCATION RECEIVES FUNDING TO SUPPORT SENSORY FRIENDLY MUSICAL PERFORMANCE

The Foundation for Pottstown Education recently received funding which will provide free tickets for local students with special needs and their families to attend the Sensory Friendly Performance of the Pottstown School District performance of Shrek the Musical.  The funding is being provided through the generosity of a Community Wellness Grant from the Pottstown Hospital-Tower Health. On Saturday, March 5th …

PSD Art Students Design Thank You Cards and Special Event Logo

The Foundation for Pottstown Education reached out to the Pottstown School District Art Department for assistance in designing artwork for two projects.  When the Foundation’s Marketing Committee wanted to update the donor thank you cards and have input on the Annual Special Event designs, a call was sent out to the District’s Art Department.  The Art Teachers went to task …

Exelon Generating and Tompkins VIST Bank Announced as the Major Sponsors for the Foundation for Pottstown Education Annual Special Event

The Foundation for Pottstown Education is pleased to announce that Exelon Energy and Tompkins VIST Bank are the Producer Level Sponsors of the Foundation’s 7th Annual Special Event.  In conjunction with the Pottstown School District Musical the event will be held on Saturday February 26 with the proceeds supporting programs benefiting the 3,200 students of the Pottstown School District. The …

PHS Students Aiming to be “Floored”

What do popsicles and a high school room have in common? No, this is not a pun, it is one way that the students in Mr. Siever’s Construction Technology program have used to raise funds to refinish the floor in their workspace.  During the last semester of the 2020/21 academic year, the class offered to help Mr. Siever clean and …