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What’s new this month?

The March edition of our monthly newsletter The Roundtable is here! Check out the PDF.

Designs for Different Futures Trip

Scholars participating in arts and robotics programming took a field trip to the Designs for Different Futures exhibition at the Philadelphia Museum of Art.

Honoring Our Scholars at Senior Night

The Strawberry Mansion High School family and community celebrated many of our senior athletes at our Senior Night, held on January 24th.

Celebrating Mustapha Abdullah’s 1,000 Career Points

The Mansion community was excited to celebrate scholar Mustapha Abdullah’s 1,000 career points during a halftime ceremony.

Special Olympics Unified Bocce!

Mansion scholars participated in Special Olympics of Pennsylvania bocce, coming in 3rd out of 12 teams!

What’s New in the New Year

The whole Mansion family is excited for a new year and new opportunities for our scholars.

Knights Club Trip to Rolling Thunder

Scholars in our “Knights Club,” which recognizes exemplary attendance, citizenship, and academic performance, attended a field trip to Rolling Thunder.

Basketball Season is Here!

The season kicked off with a win against NEHS and a halftime ceremony recognizing Tevin Farmer for a generous donation to the team and retiring number 22, honoring Ronald “Flip” Murray.

9th Grade Academy Outward Bound Trip

The 9th Grade Academy engaged in team building activities and got to tackle the high ropes course with Outward Bound.

November SAC Meeting & Parent Workshop

Join us on Tuesday, November 26, for a SAC Meeting at 5:30pm followed by a workshop.

Drumline Performance at SDP Homecoming

Scholars from the Strawberry Mansion HS all-female drumline performed at the School District of Philadelphia’s Homecoming event hosted by CAPA High School.

Visit from the John Lennon Educational Tour Bus

The Mansion was fortunate to host the John Lennon Educational Tour Bus for two days!

October Town Hall

The Strawberry Mansion student and staff family came together for our October Town Hall, in which we celebrated scholars and staff who are exceeding expectations.

College Fair 2019

After participating in the district-wide PSAT/ SAT day in the morning, scholars attended a College Fair held in the gym.

October SAC Meeting & Parent Workshop

On Tues, 10/22/2019, there was a SAC meeting at 5:30pm, followed by a Parent Portal Training workshop at 6:30pm.

3rd Place Winner in the 2019 Great Philly Cook Off!

Congratulations to scholar Domonekia Hayes for winning 3rd place in the Second Annual Great Philly Cook Off with her teammate Chef Barbie Marshall!

Philly Robotics Expo

A group of students, including members of the Robotics team, attended the 2019 Philly Robotics Expo, held on October 10 at the Singh Nanotechnology Center at the University of Pennsylvania.

TROUT in the Classroom

“School of fish” is taking on a whole new meaning for scholars in one Environmental Science class.

Girls’ Volleyball: Can you dig it?

The Strawberry Mansion Lady Knights 2019 season is off to a great start with an overall record of 4-3 defeating Ben Franklin, West Philly, Dobbins, and High School of the Future.

Back to School Night

Back to School Night 2019 was a success, with a delicious meal prepared by our culinary students and lots of resources shared and connections made between students, families, staff, and community partners.

2nd Annual Back to School BBQ

The SMHS 2nd Annual Back to School BBQ was a lot of fun! We kicked off right after our 9th grade orientation, in which students and families got to meet with administration and tour the building.

In the News: “Capable of Greatness”

Mansion is featured in another in-depth article in The Inquirer.

In the News: “Forever Mansion?”

Thanks to Kristen Graham and The Inquirer for in-depth reporting about Strawberry Mansion High School that goes beyond the surface and disrupts the typical narrative.

Live Nation & The Met Philadelphia Donate $23,000 To Strawberry Mansion High School

Watch a video highlighting a $23,000 donation to promote music education.

First Annual Cookout

Strawberry Mansion High School’s First Annual Back to School Community Cookout was held to kick off the 2018-2019 school year.

Knights Win! 2017 American Division Football Champions!

Under the leadership of Coach Quigley, Mansion Knights were victorious as they pushed pass their competition.