AR juniors get vocation education

Alainna Pettit, Junior writer

March 27, 2017

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Archbishop Ryan's junior class spent this past Thursday learning about religious vocations.  The school brought in a group of four seminarians, one priest and one nun.  They were there to tell students about how God showed t...

Ryan in Final Four Tonight

Brendan Scanlon, Junior writer

March 21, 2017

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The Archbishop Ryan Raiders basketball team is nearing the end. They have reached a pinnacle that Raiders’ teams before have not. Tonight they will play for a chance to play in the PIAA 6A state finals. They will face off ...

AR awaits improvement survey results

Chase Hildebrandt, Junior writer

March 12, 2017

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The Archdiocese of Philadelphia conducted its annual survey to improve on the educational experience for children attending archdiocesan schools. The survey took place from February 6 to March 3 and centers on several areas inc...

AR’s antiquated heating system leaves little room for climate control

Jacqueline Schaeffer, Junior writer

March 12, 2017

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With the unusual weather that this winter has brought, it has been hard to keep Archbishop Ryan classrooms and students comfortable. The heating system in the building is about 50 years old and it has no thermostat to con...

AR graduate funds scholarship for performing arts students

Sarah Gudas, Junior writer

March 5, 2017

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Archbishop Ryan High School is now offering a new dance scholarship, the Top Hat Dance Studio Dance for Education Scholarship. It was donated by the Top Hat Dance Studio on the 10000 block of Bustleton Avenue in Northeast Philadelphi...

THE OBSERVANCE OF THE MEMORIAL OF SAINT PATRICK AND THE LENTEN OBLIGATION TO ABSTAIN FROM MEAT ON FRIDAY, MARCH 17, 2017

March 2, 2017

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Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, the Archbishop of Philadelphia, in accord with the Code of Canon Law (canon 87), grants a dispensation to all Roman Catholics in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia from the obligation to abstain from ...

Changes possible for next year’s prom dress approval process

Tara Ticconi, Senior writer

March 2, 2017

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Administrators and faculty members met with senior girls this week to hash out differences on the prom dress code, a recent source of debate.

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Freshman wins AR talent show

Lindsi Smith, Junior writer

February 28, 2017

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Archbishop Ryan students shined like stars at the Talent Show. Students from every grade showed the school their talent by performing on stage last Tuesday. Students watching the show got to enjoy two pianist’s, two bands, a ...

Course selection time is here

Sarah Bartelle, Junior writer

February 20, 2017

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Juniors have more choices to make than in the past because seniors have fewer mandatory classes than underclassmen.

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