TribLIVE

| Neighborhoods


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Photos: Founder's Day fun at Sewickley Academy

Kristina Serafini | Sewickley Herald - Sewickley Academy fourth-grader Kipauno Washington participates in a wet sponge-passing event to simulate putting out the January 1970 fire at the school during Founder's Day activities Friday, Oct. 5, 2012.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em> Kristina Serafini | Sewickley Herald</em></div>Sewickley Academy fourth-grader Kipauno Washington participates in a wet sponge-passing event to simulate putting out the January 1970 fire at the school during Founder's Day activities Friday, Oct. 5, 2012.
Kristina Serfaini | Sewickley Herald - Sewickley Academy fourth-grader Billy Snyder balances a plastic egg on a spoon as part of a Founder's Day activity at the school Friday, Oct. 5, 2012.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em> Kristina Serfaini | Sewickley Herald</em></div>Sewickley Academy fourth-grader Billy Snyder balances a plastic egg on a spoon as part of a Founder's Day activity at the school Friday, Oct. 5, 2012.
Kristina Serafini | Sewickley Herald - Sewickley Academy's Nicholas Wilson, at left, a fourth-grader, and Jackson Paul, a sixth-grader, participate in a game of tug-of-war during Founder's Day activities at the school Friday, Oct. 5, 2012.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em> Kristina Serafini | Sewickley Herald</em></div>Sewickley Academy's Nicholas Wilson, at left, a fourth-grader, and Jackson Paul, a sixth-grader, participate in a game of tug-of-war during Founder's Day activities at the school Friday, Oct. 5, 2012.
Kristina Serafini | Sewickley Herald - Sewickley Academy juniors Olivia Ragoowansi, at left, and Mackenzie Pryor dash through a hose during Founder's Day activities at the school Friday, Oct. 5, 2012.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em> Kristina Serafini | Sewickley Herald</em></div>Sewickley Academy juniors Olivia Ragoowansi, at left, and Mackenzie Pryor dash through a hose during Founder's Day activities at the school Friday, Oct. 5, 2012.
Kristina Serafini | Sewickley Herald - A Sewickley Academy student holds a water balloon with her knees during a relay race as part of Founder's Day activites at the school Friday, Oct. 5, 2012.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em> Kristina Serafini | Sewickley Herald</em></div>A Sewickley Academy student holds a water balloon with her knees during a relay race as part of Founder's Day activites at the school Friday, Oct. 5, 2012.
Kristina Serafini | Sewickley Herald - Sewickley Academy junior Grady Moyer participates in a wet-sponge passing event to simulate putting out the January 1970 fire at the school during Founder's Day activities Friday, Oct. 5, 2012.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em> Kristina Serafini | Sewickley Herald</em></div>Sewickley Academy junior Grady Moyer participates in a wet-sponge passing event to simulate putting out the January 1970 fire at the school during Founder's Day activities Friday, Oct. 5, 2012.
Kristina Serafini | Sewickley Herald - Sewickley Academy sixth-grader Alex Gordon glides down a slide during Founder's Day activities held at the school Friday, Oct. 5, 2012.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>  Kristina Serafini | Sewickley Herald</em></div>Sewickley Academy sixth-grader Alex Gordon glides down a slide during Founder's Day activities held at the school Friday, Oct. 5, 2012.
Kristina Serafini | Sewickley Herald - Water slides were set up on Frick Field as part of Sewickley Academy's Founder's Day activities Friday, Oct. 5, 2012.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em> Kristina Serafini | Sewickley Herald</em></div>Water slides were set up on Frick Field as part of Sewickley Academy's Founder's Day activities Friday, Oct. 5, 2012.

Email Newsletters

Click here to sign up for one of our email newsletters.
Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012, 2:40 p.m.
 

Sewickley Academy students celebrated the school's Founder's Day, Oct. 5, 2012, with outdoor activities. The event and reunion weekend kicked off the private school's 175th anniversary year.

Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.

 

 

 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Stories

  1. Pirates use big 7th inning to sweep Marlins, stretch winning streak to 6
  2. Football, men’s basketball among Pitt teams to post highest Academic Progress Rate scores
  3. Crews called to possible drowning in Perry Township
  4. Pirates notebook: Alvarez having success looking the other way
  5. Plum teacher, held for trial, vows to fight witness intimidation charge
  6. Santorum announces presidential run ‘where my American story began’
  7. Steelers notebook: Blake gets outside shot in nickel
  8. Rossi: Steelers’ tarnished Bell rings true
  9. Male suspect in custody from New Kensington shooting
  10. Central Catholic downs Norwin to win 1st WPIAL baseball title
  11. State Sen. Matt Smith resigning to become Chamber president