Commending 40 years of excellence

Nichole Coyne, Senior writer

November 4, 2016

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On Oct. 7, Mr. Robert Kevin Ball and Ms. Constance Meyer were celebrated at Archbishop Ryan for 40 years of service in Catholic education.  Mr. Ball, Algebra I and Computer Aided Design (CAD) teacher, graduated from Bishop Egan ...

Everything you need to know about the upcoming election

Tara Ticconi, Senior writer

November 4, 2016

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On Nov. 8,  members of the Ryan community who are of legal voting age will cast their ballots for the 2016 presidential election. Young people especially are encouraged to vote; however, many young people aren’t educated o...

College fair offer info, draws a crowd

Jacquline Pachucki, Editor-in-chief

November 4, 2016

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On one of fall's hottest nights, AR’s South Gym was full of prospective students and parents bursting with questions for the colleges and universities at College Fair. The most popular schools attended by Ryan grads are Temple, Penn...

How to study for the SATs: Insider info

Holly Holzer, Copy editor

November 4, 2016

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   On October 1st, thousands of students across the country sat down with their number two pencils and took one of the most important tests of their academic career - the SAT. Since most colleges require students to take the SA...

AR and others “storm the heavens” for child with brain cancer

Tara Ticconi, Senior writer

October 27, 2016

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A seven year-old soccer player from Port Richmond who trained at Archbishop Ryan was diagnosed with a brain tumor and inspired the City of Brotherly Love to fight with her. On September 15th, Philomena Stendardo, nicknamed Bean, was play...

Calling all juniors and seniors: The college fair is here

Jacquline Pachucki, Editor-in-chief

October 18, 2016

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On Wednesday evening. the South Gym will be filled with more tables and college representatives than basketballs and referees. It's the annual College Fair. For more than 25 years, AR has hosted 50+ colleges and universities to allow the sc...

Teachers honored during Patron’s Day Mass

Jacquline Pachucki, Editor-in-chief

October 12, 2016

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Four Archbishop Ryan faculty members who have a combined 180 years of teaching were honored Oct. 7 during the annual Patron’s Day Mass. Mr. Gerard Donahue, a science teacher, and Mr. John Molnar, an English teacher,  each cel...

Clown posts about Philadelphia schools raise concern

Nichole Coyne, Senior writer

October 6, 2016

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Disturbing posts on social media regarding creepy clowns attacking Philadelphia schools emerged this past weekend, drawing concern from many students and parents. Police revealed Monday that a 13-year-old girl was behind some o...

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