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Delaware Valley Friends School SeaPerch/SeaGlide Team Brings Home Four Trophies

On Saturday, March 10, 2018, a team of students grades 9-12 from Delaware Valley Friends School competed in the 13th Annual Greater Philadelphia SeaPerch/SeaGlide 2018 Challenge. DV students have been participating in this event since 2013. This year's event took place on the campus of Temple University, with High School teams from 25 schools from throughout the region participating in SeaPerch, and 14 school teams participating in SeaGlide. The …

Posted by kelly in Students-in-Action, Technology, Beyond the Classroom, STEM, Experiment, Upper School on Friday March 30, 2018
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DV Family Featured in Main Line Parent Education Guide

We're excited to share that the Scolari Family, parents Lisa and Steve, and daughter Christine, are featured in this month's Main Line Parent familyfocus.org Online Education Guide. READ THE ARTICLE HERE-->


From the article:

Christine, now a 17-year-old senior, felt the difference from her first open house visit.

“The first minute I was there, I was like, ‘I want to go to this school,’’’ she said. “It kind of felt like home, even the first week …

Posted by kelly in Assistive Technology, Technology, Music on Monday October 9, 2017
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New DVFS Makerspace Request for Resources

We are very excited about the "makerspace," which will be a place where learners can be tinkerers, inventors and designers using a wide range of tools and resources with the support of our inventive educators. Our "makerspace" will be located in the southern half of the Media Center and its renovation is nearly complete. While we will outfit the space with a number of purchased tools and items, we are hoping to use repurposed items as well. We, …

Posted by Marketing Department DVFS in Technology, STEM, STEAM, Makerspace on Tuesday September 13, 2016 at 02:55PM
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Middle School Mission to Mars

Middle School science classes are embarking on an amazing journey. A journey to another world. A mission to Mars.


The journey will require extensive planning, experimentation, adjustments along the way, and teamwork among classmates to design and build rockets capable of leaving Earth’s gravity, traveling to and landing safely on Mars, and bringing the resources needed to sustain human life on the alien world.

The Mission to Mars in the …

Posted by kelly in In the Classroom, Technology, STEM, STEAM, Middle School on Friday January 29, 2016 at 02:34PM
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DVFS Apple iBook: A Story of Transformation

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A Story of Transformation

View the Apple iBook that Delaware Valley Friends School created as part of the application to become an Apple Distinguished School. This interactive iBook tells the story of how technology is being used to transform lives and help students with learning differences succeed in school and in life.

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Delaware Valley Friends School Recognized by Rep. Ryan Costello on Floor of US House of Representatives


On January 7, 2016, Congressman Ryan Costello (representing the 6th District of Pennsylvania), congratulated Delaware Valley Friends School on the floor of the United States House of Representatives, on the occasion of our designation as an Apple Distinguished School. ‪#‎DVFSchool‬‪#‎RepRyanCostello‬ ‪#‎AppleDistinguishedSchool‬

An official recognition ceremony was held at DVFS on the morning of January 19th, when we received the award plaque and
Posted by kelly in Assistive Technology, Technology, Apple Distinguished School on Monday January 11, 2016
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The Hour of Code™

We live in a world surrounded by technology, and computer science is foundational for nearly every industry today. And we know that whatever field our students choose to go into as adults, their ability to succeed will increasingly hinge on understanding how technology works. That’s why students in Steve Cooney’s 9th grade Conceptual Physics classes are participating in The Hour of Code™ event, during Computer Science Education Week (Dec. 7-13). …

Posted by in In the Classroom, Technology, STEM, STEAM, Apple Distinguished School on Tuesday December 8, 2015 at 02:52PM
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DVFS is an Apple Distinguished School

Delaware Valley Friends School has been recognized as an Apple Distinguished School for innovation, leadership, and educational excellence.

The selection of Delaware Valley Friends School as an Apple Distinguished School highlights our success as an innovative and compelling learning environment that engages students and provides tangible evidence of academic accomplishment. The school's Apple 1:1 laptop program, established in 1993, has continued…

Posted by in Assistive Technology, Technology on Monday November 2, 2015
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19 E. Central Avenue, Paoli, Pennsylvania 19301
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