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Summer Assignments and Resources

To support our students with continued learning and possible enrichment opportunities over the summer, check out the supplemental learning resources, recommended reading lists and summer course assignments by grade level on our Summer 2024 webpage.

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Incoming Freshmen: Hold the Dates

Mark your calendar for two great opportunities to meet the students and staff at WHS - Freshmen Ice Cream Meet and Greet on August 13 and Freshmen Orientation on August 23.  

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We Care Snack Attack & Activity Thursdays

We Care will be providing free healthy snacks and books this summer on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays! Join Activity Thursdays to enjoy team sports, playground games and arts and crafts!

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Congratulations Class of 2024

Congratulations to the Class of 2024! During Commencement on June 6, our 338 graduates were recognized by Superintendent Dr. James Crisfield, Graduation Speaker Anna Forde, Valedictorian Michael Sapozhnikov, WHS Principal Dr. Blair, Blue Bell Elementary Principal Angela Farlow, Board President Amy Ginsburg and Master of Ceremonies Dayeon Olivia Seo.

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Wiss Nation Difference Makers

As part of our Class of 2024 celebrations, seniors were asked to choose a WSD employee who they identified as a “Difference Maker” - a person who has positively impacted their academic journey and/or personal life. We are pleased to share videos of eight seniors reading their letter.

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2024 WHS Alumni Hall of Fame

Congratulations to our 2024 alumni selected for induction to the WHS Alumni Hall of Fame. We are looking forward to celebrating their achievements! Hold the date for the induction ceremony to be held on Friday, October 16 at 6 PM in the WHS Audion. 

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WHS Ranked Among Best High Schools

Wiss Nation is excited to announce that Wissahickon High School was ranked among the top 4% of high schools in the nation and among the best in the state by U.S. News and World Report. WHS was ranked 16th best public high school in Pennsylvania and 3rd best in Montgomery County!

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NEW Podcast! Leading with Dignity: Casual Conversations with Dr. Dawan

NOW PLAYING! Leading with Dignity: Casual Conversations with Dr. Dawan! Each episode, Dr. Mwenyewe Dawan connects with our district leaders to showcase their personalities, passions, and stories behind their roles! We hope that you'll find a deeper understanding and appreciation of the remarkable work our leaders undertake every day.

  • Episode #1: Ms. Keziah La Torre, Director of Equity and Cultural Responsiveness
  • Episode #2: Dr. Lynne Blair, Wissahickon High School Principal

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Why I Work at Wiss Nation

One of the reasons why Wissahickon is a leader in education is because we value the importance of relationships. Click below to watch the video and hear why new and long-term staff members enjoy working at Wissahickon.

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WHS Pride

We are proud to serve more than 1,350 students in grades 9 to 12. WHS is consistently ranked one of the best high schools in Pennsylvania by U.S. News & World Report and was selected for a Blue Ribbon School of Excellence by the U.S. Department of Education in 2017.

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Wiss SELebrates: Belongingness

Each month, our schools incorporate lessons and activities that support social emotional learning (SEL) skills -- self-awareness, self-management, social awareness, relationship skills and responsible decision making. 

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News & Events

Our Vision

Wiss Nation is a learning community where all students and staff feel a sense of belonging and are inspired to engage and excel to their fullest potential. 

Belonging

We strive to promote a culture of BELONGING through our policies, practices and programs.

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Get Involved! Extracurricular Clubs

WHS is proud to sponsor more than 50 diverse clubs, activities and programs.

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Trojan Athletics

Join one of our 48 sports clubs or teams - Girls, Boys, Varsity, JV and 9th grade.

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Home & School Association

The Home & School Association (HSA) organizes fun activities for students and staff.

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Wissahickon Happenings

Are you interested in student and staff achievements and upcoming events? Check out the monthly Wiss Watch newsletter and subscribe! 

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