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Bensalem Teachers, School Board Reach Agreement  Bensalem, PA Patch

Bensalem Teachers, School Board Reach Agreement - Bensalem, PA - The tentative agreement on a contracted will be voted on by the district's board of ...



Bensalem teachers ratify new contract - News  Bucks County Courier Times

Teachers and others in their union have been working for more than 20 months under the terms of a contract that expired on June 30, 2017. Bensalem teachers ...



HS Softball Wrap: Bensalem stuns CR South with 7th-inning rally  The Trentonian

HOLLAND, Pa. — It was day to remember for Dan Schram's Bensalem High School softball team as the Owls rallied with six runs in the top of the seventh inning.



U.S. Army Field Band at Bensalem High School on Saturday  Bucks County Courier Times

The concert, which also includes the Army's Soldiers' Chorus, is free and open to the public.



Bensalem High School student dead in dirt-bike accident  Philly.com

An 18-year-old Bensalem High School student was killed when the dirt bike on which he was a passenger collided with an SUV in Bensalem on Friday ...



Bensalem teachers protest over contract stalemate - News  Bucks County Courier Times

About 50 teachers and other professionals in their union carried signs outside the district administration building urging the school board to vote yes on a fact ...



Bensalem High School performs "Cinderella" Feb.14-16 - News  Bucks County Courier Times

BENSALEM SCHOOLS — The Bensalem High School Drama Club will present “Cinderella” Feb. 14-16 in the auditorium at the high school, 4319 Hulmeville ...



Bensalem High School student killed in dirt bike accident  69News WFMZ-TV

BENSALEM TWP., Pa. - An 18-year-old has died and a 16-year-old is in extremely critical condition after a dirt bike accident in Bucks County Friday. Raymond ...



Bensalem Teachers Protest Over Stalled Contract  Bensalem, PA Patch

Bensalem Teachers Protest Over Stalled Contract - Bensalem, PA - The board and teachers were at a stalemate on a new contract and went to an independent ...



Bensalem High To Host Film Festival  Bensalem, PA Patch

Bensalem High To Host Film Festival - Bensalem, PA - The Ryan K. Wilson Memorial OTN Film Festival showcases student work and proceeds benefit the club ...



Bensalem High School robotics team wins district competition  Bucks County Courier Times

BENSALEM SCHOOLS — The Bensalem High School Fightin' Robotic Owls recently won a district robotics competition at Hatboro-Horsham High School.



Bensalem Board of Education considers performing arts charter school  Bucks County Courier Times

The school board must now wait at least 45 days, but no more than 75 days, to vote on the proposed arts charter high school in Bensalem.



Winning Bensalem Robotics Team To Host Next Competition  Bensalem, PA Patch

Bensalem Robotics Team To Host Next Competition - Bensalem, PA - *Fresh* off of a district competition victory, the Fighting Robotic Owls will be hosting one of ...



Bensalem High Students, Teachers Square Off On Game Show  Bensalem, PA Patch

Bensalem High Students, Teachers Play Game Show - Bensalem, PA - The winners on "The ClassH-Room," on Fox 29, will receive $500 toward a school ...



Bensalem school board rejects fact finder's report for second time  Bucks County Courier Times

Bensalem School District teachers and other professionals in their union will continue working under the terms of a contract that expired June 30, 2017.



Bensalem school officials discuss later start times - News  Bucks County Courier Times

Bensalem Township School District psychologist Gail Karafin said letting high school and middle school students sleep longer and start school later would have ...



Bensalem adds middle schools resource officer - News  Bucks County Courier Times

The 10-year agreement for a middle schools resource officer in Bensalem calls for the school district to pay $523384, an amount that will cover the costs for the ...



Bensalem school board to consider arts charter high school  Bucks County Courier Times

The Bensalem school board will hold a hearing on a proposed arts charter high school in the township on Nov. 7. It's set for 7:30 p.m. at Bensalem High School, ...



Bensalem schools closing early Tuesday because of firefighter funeral, burial  Bucks County Courier Times

Veteran Philadelphia firefighter Michael Bernstein will be interred at Bensalem's Resurrection Cemetery on Hulmeville Road. BENSALEM SCHOOLS — District ...



Bensalem Native Wins 2 Grammy Awards  Bensalem, PA Patch

Bensalem Native Wins 2 Grammy Awards - Bensalem, PA - Kernis was born in Philly and grew up in Bensalem, where his musical studies began on violin and ...



10 Bensalem Graduates To Receive Distinguished Alumni Award  Bensalem, PA Patch

Distinguished Alumni Awards - Bensalem, PA - Ten Bensalem High School graduates will receive a Distinguished Alumni Award during a ceremony on Sept. 29.



Bensalem High School Grad Passes Away At 38  Bensalem, PA Patch

Bensalem High School Grad Passes Away At 38 - Bensalem, PA - ​Daniel Fenerty, a 1997 Bensalem High School graduate, passed away at his parent's home ...



Persuasion is the best tool, two lobbyists tell Bensalem High School students  Bucks County Courier Times

Lobbyists David Kralle and Sean Schafer spoke to students in teacher George Daka's Advance Placement Government class. The power of persuasion is the ...



Bensalem High School to honor 10 distinguished alumni - News  Bucks County Courier Times

Philadelphia television news reporter and former Bucks County Courier Times video reporter Trish Hartman is among the 10 who will be honored.



Bensalem Native Wins 2 Grammy Awards (ICYMI)  Bensalem, PA Patch

Bensalem Native Wins 2 Grammy Awards (ICYMI) - Bensalem, PA - Kernis was born in Philly and grew up in Bensalem, where musical studies began on violin ...



Family donates scoreboard to Bensalem school in honor of son  The Intelligencer

The scoreboard at the Bensalem school is to honor the memory of Jason Rubin, who died in 1998 while a seventh-grader there.



State Secretary of Labor and Industry visits Bensalem High School  Bucks County Courier Times

Jerry Oleksiak, a 1970 Holy Ghost Preparatory School graduate, talked to students in an Advanced Placement government class about the impact various state ...



Change in policy upsets community groups in Bensalem  FOX 29 News Philadelphia

Bensalem, Pa. (WTXF) - A change in policy has some community groups upset. They say they won't be able to afford programming because a local school ...



Police: No viable threat found against Bensalem HS - News  Bucks County Courier Times

BENSALEM — The township Police Department said an online threat posted against Bensalem High School is a hoax. Authorities have determined it is not a ...



Free Lunch This Summer For Kids In Bensalem  Bensalem, PA Patch

Free Lunch This Summer For Kids In Bensalem - Bensalem, PA - Bensalem Township School District will again be offering free breakfasts and lunches for ...



Bensalem celebrates its elite baseball team - News  Bucks County Courier Times

The Bensalem High School state runner-up team was honored during a celebration Tuesday afternoon at the township's Penn Community Bank Amphitheater.



Bensalem High School students designing special sled for the blind  Bucks County Courier Times

Six students in technology education teacher Dan Lubacz's Industrial Design class are designing a snow sled for the blind and visually impaired. Six Bensalem ...



2002 Bensalem High School Graduate Dies At 33  Bensalem, PA Patch

2002 Bensalem High School Graduate Dies At 33 - Bensalem, PA - ​Patrick J. Hirst, a lifelong resident of Bensalem, passed away on Jan. 31 at the age of 33.



2004 Bensalem High School Graduate Dies At 32  Bensalem, PA Patch

2004 Bensalem High School Graduate Dies At 32 - Bensalem, PA - Jennifer Waltz was a lifelong resident of Bensalem and a 2004 Bensalem High School ...



Student-run credit union opens at Bensalem High School  Bucks County Courier Times

Students can open checking and savings accounts and cash checks at the new TruMark Federal Credit Union inside Bensalem High School.



Bensalem school district dedicates Veterans Wall  Bucks County Courier Times

From left, school board members Rachel Fingles, Marc Cohen and Stephanie Gonzalez Ferrandez; Judith Faunce; Samantha Faunce Sand; Richard Faunce; ...



Video: Community celebrates Bensalem High School baseballs historic run  The Intelligencer

The Bensalem community came together on Tuesday, June 19, at the Penn Community Bank Amphitheater to celebrate the best baseball team in Bensalem ...



Bensalem High School senior wins $5,000 scholarship in Jeopardy competition  The Intelligencer

Bensalem's Vrund Patel won the competition sponsored by TruMark Financial Credit Union, and Neshaminy High School senior Ryan Mace won a $2000 ...



Central Bucks East runs past Bensalem - Sports  Bucks County Courier Times

BENSALEM — The Central Bucks East football team had the right formula to battle both host Bensalem and Mother Nature on Friday night. With a steady rain for ...



Bensalem High School students build sled for the blind  6abc.com

For a group of engineering students at Bensalem High School, their latest project started with a snowstorm and a guest speaker from Villanova University.



Sangillo: New eight-lane pool a big hit with Bensalem High School swim team  Bucks County Courier Times

Bensalem just completed its first season in a brand new eight-lane pool.“It's an amazing facility,” Bensalem coach D.J. Mergard said. “We're so fortunate to be ...



Bensalem High School students shine at DECA competition  Bucks County Courier Times

Nine Bensalem students placed high in various categories in in the Distributive Education Clubs of America district-level competition.



Bensalem High School robotics team to unveil new robot Tuesday night  Bucks County Courier Times

BENSALEM SCHOOLS — The Bensalem High School Fightin' Robotics Owls team will unveil its new robot to the public at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Bensalem High ...



Renovated Bensalem High School to include academies geared to specific areas of study  Bucks County Courier Times

When they drag themselves out of bed, shift from summer vacation into study mode again and file into Bensalem High School on Aug. 28, students will find not ...



Bensalem School Calendar 2017-18: First Day Of School, Vacations, Conferences  Patch.com

Bensalem School Calendar 2017-18 - Bensalem, PA - When's the first day of school in Bensalem? That, and other must-know dates for parents, students and ...



Bucks, Montgomery County students recognized for academic achievements  The Intelligencer

Julia Ruck, of Horsham, graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Letters and Science with a Doctor of Philosophy and a minor in German.



Registration For Free Preschool Program At Bensalem High School Now Open  Patch.com

Bensalem, PA - There is space available in the afternoon session for 4-year-olds. The free program goes from 11:45 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. starting on Oct. 31.



QUEEN E. SUMBLER - Obituaries  Bucks County Courier Times

Queen E. (McDowell) Sumbler of Trevose passed away Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, at St. Mary's Medical Center. She was 84. Queen was born in Fairmont, N.C. and ...



Bensalem High School evacuated after formaldehyde leak  6abc.com

Bensalem High School was evacuated on Tuesday due to a hazmat incident.



Gerard William Lynch Sr.  Bucks County Courier Times

On the morning of Aug. 15, 2018, surrounded by his loving family, Gerard William Lynch Sr. of Bensalem joined the love of his life, Janet, in heaven after an ...



When his brother's special-needs basketball clinic shut down, Holy Ghost junior John Burke created his own  PhillyVoice.com

Three months ago, Burke, 17, a Holy Ghost junior on the basketball team, had an idea. That thought, first presented to his parents one weekday night while they ...



Pennsbury board appoints acting high school principal - News  Bucks County Courier Times

Cherrissa Gibson will step in for Sue Becker, who is taking a sabbatical leave of absence for the second half of the school year. PENNSBURY SCHOOLS — The ...



Bensalem High School robotics team demonstrates new robot  Bucks County Courier Times

Hide caption. Bensalem High School robotics team member Thomas Sharp, foreground, works out the team's new robot Ivy at a recent public demonstration.



This Was The Average SAT Score For Bensalem Students In 2017  Bensalem, PA Patch

Bensalem SAT Scores - Bensalem, PA - The Pennsylvania Department of Education recently released average SAT scores for each public high school.



Check Out This Bensalem High School Class Prank  Patch.com

Bensalem, PA - The class of 2016 put a phony ad on Craigslist listing Bensalem High School for sale at $2016 as a prank.



13 People Inducted Into Bensalem High School Hall of Fame  Patch.com

13 People Inducted Into Bensalem High School... - Bensalem, PA - The ceremony took place Saturday. Congrats to all new inductees!



Bensalem High School students hold mock election  6abc.com

Bensalem High School students weighed in on the presidential race during a mock election Monday.



Bensalem officials, developer still trying to finalize sale of closed middle school  Bucks County Courier Times

The extension granted by the Bensalem school board Tuesday night was the sixth since an agreement of sale was reached in October of 2016. A closed ...



Bucks woman found dead after calling 911 to say boyfriend was going to kill her  Philly.com

The victim was stabbed to death in her car. Police arrested a suspect late Monday.



Bensalem Township School District Names New IT Director  Patch.com

Bensalem, PA - Shafer Middle School Principal William Incollingo Jr. replaces veteran IT director Roy Britton.



Changes for some Pa. schools coming under new state rules  Philly.com

Come next year, more Pennsylvania schools will be tagged as struggling -- given supports and deadlines to improve -- under new rules detailed Thursday by the ...



Teen accused of selling pot brownies to middle school students  6abc.com

A Bensalem High School student is facing charges after police say he sold and distributed marijuana laced brownies to middle school students.



Garnet Valley girls reach District 1 Class 6A final  Philly.com

The Garnet Valley girls' basketball team knew it was facing a stiff test Wednesday night in Spring-Ford. The Jaguars beat the Rams by one last year in a PIAA ...



Pennridge Rams stun district champ Abington Galloping Ghosts in fourth try this season  Bucks County Courier Times

The Rams, behind 26 points from senior Sean Yoder, advanced to the state quarterfinals for the first time in school history.



Neshaminy girls roll past Abington, 44-28, in District 1 semifinal  Philly.com

Neshaminy had trouble stopping Abington's Kassondra Brown in the first quarter Wednesday night. The senior center had nine of the Ghosts' 11 points in the ...



​Bensalem High School Hosting Film Fest April 5  Patch.com

Bensalem High School Film Fest - Bensalem, PA - Proceeds benefit the Owls Television Network with a portion going to the Ryan K. Wilson Memorial ...



Thursday’s Southeastern Pa. Roundup: Vulakh brothers advance in Class AA wrestling championships  Philly.com

See wrestling results and schedules for boys and girls basketball.



Saturday’s Southeastern Pa. roundup: Deuce Turner scores 41 points to lead Malvern past Plymouth Whitemarsh in  Philly.com

Deuce Turner scored a game-high 41 points Saturday as the Malvern Prep basketball team topped Plymouth Whitemarsh, 90-86, in the John Salmons Classic at ...



Tom Meo: An ever-curious extrovert devoted to his family  Philly.com

Tom Meo would go out of his way to carve out time for his family, getting breakfast with his mom and goofing around with his younger sisters. He looked out for ...



At-risk teens go from hard knocks to high hopes at St. Francis-St. Vincent  CatholicPhilly.com

By Lou Baldwin • Posted June 28, 2018. It was Graduation Day June 20 at St. Francis-St. Vincent Home for Children in Bensalem, although the nine young men ...



Driver sentenced after girl killed boarding school bus in Bensalem  6abc.com

A teenage driver from Bucks County has been sentenced in the death of a student who was killed while boarding a school bus in Bensalem.



Concert in Solebury to feature four accomplished young musicians  Bucks County Courier Times

Trombonist Josif Collazo, a freshman at Bensalem High School, will be among those featured in the concert at Trinity Episcopal Church. SOLEBURY — A ...



Bensalem names permanent HS principal, head football coach  Bucks County Courier Times

Bensalem High School's principal is staying put.The school board voted 5-2 Wednesday to remove the interim tag from William Ferrara's title after he was hired ...



Bensalem Republicans keep control of township - News  Bucks County Courier Times

In a township election centered around local officials' leadership, Bensalem voters delivered a mixed message as to whether they approve.



Bensalem Township school board appoints new high-level technology administrator  Bucks County Courier Times

BENSALEM SCHOOLS — A long-time middle school principal will be the new administrator heading up the Bensalem Township School District's technology ...



Bensalem Senior Named Commended Student By National Merit Program  Patch.com

Bensalem, PA - Congratulations to Bensalem High School senior Hetvi P. Patel, who has been named a Commended Student by the National Merit program.



School re-dedication ceremony in Bucks County  6abc.com

It was a big day at Bensalem High School in Bucks County.



'Shark Tank' Pirates Pitch Awards Cash and Scholarships to High School Entrepreneurs  Seton Hall University News & Events

Ten talented high school entrepreneurs with startup ideas or fledgling businesses, out of a field of nearly 250 applicants, faced off in a "Shark Tank" style ...



Bensalem Students Compete In DECA District Competition, Advace To States  Patch.com

Bensalem, PA - Congrats to the 28 students who competed and the nine who advanced!



Video: Bensalem baseball continues hot start with win over Truman  Bucks County Courier Times

The Bensalem High School baseball team sits alone atop the Suburban One League National Conference after Thursday's 15-2 win over Harry S. Truman in five ...



District Reaches Agreement To Sell Neil A. Armstrong Middle School For $6.25M  Patch.com

Bensalem, PA - The sale price of the vacant school will be $6.25 million, according to information from the Bensalem School District.



Bensalem considers demolishing Armstrong Middle School - News  Bucks County Courier Times

The Bensalem school board is trying to find out how much it would cost to demolish the shuttered Neil A. Armstrong Middle School off busy Street Road in the ...



Bensalem High School Hall of Fame: Tamm treasures Hall of Fame induction  Bucks County Courier Times

BENSALEM — Ralph Tamm seemingly has mastered the balance between enjoying the moment and still appreciating the past.For Tamm, a 1984 graduate of ...



State Trooper Impostor Busted By Acquaintance In Bensalem  Bensalem, PA Patch

State Trooper Impostor Reported In Bensalem - Bensalem, PA - Police say the impostor pulled over a woman on Mayflower Dr. last month. Turns out, she was ...



Pennsbury adds seven new pieces of art to district's permanent collection  Bucks Local News

PENNSBURY >> Seven new pieces of student art are now adorning the walls and display cases inside the Pennsbury administration building on Yardley ...



High School Girl Overcomes Hearing Impairment To Cheer Without Fear  CBS Philly

BENSALEM, Pa. (CBS) — At a homecoming practice inside of the Bensalem High School gym, there is a freshman rising to a challenge. Alice McGivern's ...



The long road from bloody Congo conflict to Bensalem and college  Philly.com

When Zola Makanda recounts his path from childhood in the Democratic Republic of the Congo to his freshman year at Manor College in Jenkintown, it sounds ...



Bensalem School Supplies Available Online For 2016-2017 Year  Patch.com

Bensalem, PA - Get a jumpstart on your back-to-school shopping with an online app.



Shafer Middle School in Bensalem honors veterans at assembly  Bucks County Courier Times

One veteran told students at the Bensalem school to think carefully about the words of the Pledge of Allegiance and what they mean.



MATTHEW M. MARTIN - Obituaries  Bucks County Courier Times

Matthew M. Martin of Hartsville was fatally injured in a work related accident on Dec. 6, 2018. He was 25. Matt had a personality so big that it couldn't be ...



CHRISTOPHER J. MACORT  Bucks County Courier Times

Christopher J. Macort of Springtown passed away Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018, at Abington Memorial Hospital, Abington. He was 52. Born Aug. 29, 1966, he was a ...



New Hope-Solebury Lions secure spot in state quarterfinals  The Intelligencer

BENSALEM — Thursday is New Hope-Solebury coach Rick Fedele's birthday. It wasn't easy, but when Fedele entered the locker room following his team's ...



Bensalem substitute teacher accused of groping student  PhillyVoice.com

A substitute teacher working at Bensalem High school was fired Friday following allegations that the educator inappropriately touched a female student.



2nd Suspect Sought After Man Points Gun At Trooper: Bucks Co. DA  Bensalem, PA Patch

Man Points Gun At Trooper: Bucks Co. DA - Bensalem, PA - Police are seeking a dark gray Dodge Charger with a red or maroon trunk and a temporary Florida ...



Police: SUV that hit, killed Bensalem student a 'hot mess'  6abc.com

BENSALEM, Pa. (WPVI) -- Police in Bensalem, Pa are working to build a criminal case against the 18-year-old driver who struck and killed a 16-year-girl as she ...



College Soccer Signing Tracker  Brotherly Game

Keeping tabs on the players from the area who are signing national letters of intent to play college soccer in 2019.



George H. Hadley Jr., 54, Bensalem High vice principal  Philadelphia Inquirer

George Henry Hadley Jr., 54, of Trevose, an assistant principal at Bensalem High School, died of complications from colon cancer on Sunday, Jan. 1, at St. Mary ...



Bensalem falls to Nazareth Academy in girls basketball  Bucks County Courier Times

BENSALEM — Bensalem's annual Hall of Fame induction ceremony usually involves basketball with a girls-boys, day-night doubleheader.Traditionally, Donald ...



Faith Christian knocked out by Sankofa Freedom - Sports  The Intelligencer

Early deficit, explosive opponent was too much for the Lions to overcome in boys basketball Class A state quarterfinal loss.



Bensalem Schools Get Cs, D in Student Performance  Patch.com

Bensalem, PA - Half of the district's elementary schools are 'low-performing,' according to results released by the Pennsylvania School Performance Profile.



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