Wonderful First PTA Meeting of the Year

We had a wonderful first PTA meeting of the year in August.  Thank you to all the parents, teachers, and staff who were able to join us despite needing to use our rain date.  We are so excited to work together to make this a wonderful year at C. W. Henry.

Congratulations 8th grade graduates

Congratulations to our 8th graders “moving up” to High School in the Fall.  We are very proud of all your hard work and accomplishments.

Dragonboat Regatta

C. W. Henry students participated in the dragonboat regatta on the Schyulkill River.

Pollinator Lessons

Howard Goldstein, retired teacher & master gardener hosted pollinator lessons in the garden. Students learned about how a plant is pollinated and the creatures that help. Then the students illustrated an insect and plant found in gardens. Mr. Goldstein taught lessons with our K-2 classes. He also writes gardening articles for the Weaver’s Way Shuttle.

Garden in the News

Henry PTA Leads Native-Plant Restoration of Helen’s Garden by Jenny Aiello, for the Weavers Way Shuttle The brick bed at the end of the Henry School kindergarten wing is about to get some much-needed renovation. Back in the late 1990s, Helen Kimbleton was a much-loved grandparent volunteer at C.W. Henry School. She loved to garden and … Read more

Walkout Against Gun Violence

On Wednesday, March 14th, Upper School students from C. W. Henry planned and participated in a walkout against gun violence with the support of the school community.  We are very proud of our students for taking a stand on such an important issue.

NEW Parent and Family Portal

The School District’s new Parent and Family Portal is now available. Click here for more information and to register. The School District of Philadelphia is proud to offer a tool that parents and family members may use to stay connected to their child and their school. The School District of Philadelphia’s Parent & Family Portal gives … Read more

Mrs. Rogers Recognized by Lindback Foundation for Outstanding Leadership

  Congratulations to Mrs. Rogers, principal of C. W. Henry School, on being recognized for outstanding leadership by the Lindback Foundation! Each award is accompanied by a $20,000 stipend for the principal to use to improve their school community. Principals submitted plans for the funds with their applications. Some of the projects include: the expansion … Read more