Alumni Weekend Is Here!

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Founding members of AAPHSG

The School District of Philadelphia is hosting an all Alumni Weekend. The Philadelphia High School for Girls would like to welcome all Alumnae to the school from 9 AM to 12 PM on Friday, November 8. We will be offering tours of the school, light refreshments, a meet and greet with the Principal, and selling Alumnae Gear. Our own Jill Scott (234) is being honored by the District in a celebration on November 7 at the Fillmore Hotel. Register for it here. There is a tailgate party at Navy Yard on the 9th. Learn more at the link below. There is a prize for the school with the most spirit.  Please fill out the brief form below, if you plan to attend on the 8th. Alumnae Survey We will be giving free shirts to anyone registered to attend the event on the 9th. If you can’t attend, we’ll […]

Reflections: 2017 Annual Meeting Luncheon: Educate a Girl, Change the World

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Annual Luncheon and Meeting with the Honorable Shirley Clarke Franklin

Alumnae and invited guests attended the 128th Annual Business Meeting and Luncheon held April 22nd at the Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel. The theme, “Educate a Girl: Change the World,” promoted and celebrated the investment in girls’ education. We gathered and the fellowship was rich This year, attendees were greeted by a new addition, a spectacular new backdrop giving the luncheon a red-carpet ambiance. Opening the luncheon were words of praise for our Alma Mater from the Honorable Jim Kenny, Mayor of Philadelphia; Dr. William Hite, Superintendent of the School District of Philadelphia and Joyce Wilkerson, Chair of the School Reform Commission. After our special guests’ greetings, the business portion of the annual meeting was officially opened. The top order of business was a vote to update our articles of incorporation to comport with current IRS codes. Our sisters overwhelmingly approved the amendment to the articles of incorporation. Honorable Shirley Clarke […]