Alumni Weekend

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Thank you, alumni!

To all that showed up for Alumni Weekend, May 12-14, 2022, thank you for coming back! SCH welcomed over 600 alumni to campus, ranging from classes of 1942 through 2017. We look forward to celebrating again next spring!

MELISSA BROWN '87 | P'16, P'20, P'21
Director of Alumni Relations 

memories from the May 2022 alumni weekend!

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May 12-14, 2022

Tuesday, May 10

7:00 PM: Summer of Soul (Virtual)
A virtual conversation with Josh Pearson '82, Editor of Summer of Soul.. RSVP here for the Zoom link,

thursday, May 12

4:00-5:00 PM: Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership Demo Day
Student entrepreneurs share their innovative work to a panel of alumni judges. All are welcome to attend.
Location: Thornley Middle School, CEL space

7:00 PM: CEL 10th Anniversary Speaker: Entrepreneur and Educator Scott Galloway (Virtual)
Founder of Section4 and professor of marketing at the NYU Stern School of Business Scott will be talking about the future of Pre-K to 12 grade education. RSVP here for the Zoom link.


10:00 AMPast and Present: Springside Classes of 1972 & 1970
Meet 5th Grade Girls for Q & A
Location: Thornley Middle School Entrance, 8000 Cherokee Street

10:00 AM: Past and Present: CHA Classes of 1972 & 1970
Meet 5th Grade Boys for Q & A
Location: Thornley Middle School Entrance, 8000 Cherokee Street

11:00 AM: Book signing with Dulcy Renner Kushmore ‘62
Cookbook with over 100 recipes from the Springside Class of 1962
Location: Philadelphia Cricket Club

11:30 AM: Springside Milestone Luncheon | Classes 1942-1972
Location: Philadelphia Cricket Club, Cricket Room

11:30 AM: CHA Academy Guard Luncheon | Classes 1942-1972
Location: Philadelphia Cricket Club, Blue Room

1:00 PM: SCH TODAY: CEL Student Showcase
Location: Thornley Middle School, CEL Space

1:30 PM: Campus Tours 
Location: Meet at the Exchange, Wissahickon Inn, or Thornley Middle School Entrance

4:00 PM: Girls Varsity Lacrosse vs Notre Dame
 Maguire Stadium, Landreth Field

4:00 PM: Book Signing with Paul Hines H’03 Purchase an autographed copy of The Lure of the Wissahickon Inn
Location: Wissahickon Inn, Henry Library

4:00 PM: Varsity Softball vs Notre Dame
 Softball Field

4:00 PM: Boys Varsity Lacrosse vs Malvern Prep
Class of 2016 Field

5:00 PM: Girls JV Lacrosse vs Notre Dame
Location: Maguire Stadium, Landreth Field

5:00 PM: CHA and Springside Alumni Associations Awards Ceremony
Location: Wissahickon Inn, Epiphany Chapel

Alumnus of the Year: J. Bruce Whelihan ‘60
Roll of Fame Award: Eamon Javers ’90
Young Alumnus Award: Greg Lobanov ‘10

Distinguished Alumna Award: Wanda Stewart ’77
Distinguished Service Award: Sally Ellis Quale ‘57
Young Alumna Award: Rebecca Chin ‘02

View Award Recipients Here

5:15 PM: Boys JV Lacrosse vs Malvern Prep
Location: Class of 2016 Field

6:00-8:00 PM: All-Alumni Cocktail Party (21 years and older)
Location: Wissahickon Inn, Courtyard (rain location: Commons)

Saturday, May 14

10:00 AM: Alumni Family Playdate
Location: McCausland Lower School Playground

10:30 AM: Tour of the Barbara Crawford Gallery and Permanent Collection with Pia Druggan P’17 and former Arts Council Chair Melissa Haims P’21
Location: Wissahickon Inn, Barbara Crawford Art Gallery

11:00 AM: Campus Tour
Location: Meet at McCausland Lower School Entrance, 8000 Cherokee Street

12:00 PM: Black Alumni Brunch Join us for our first annual brunch and meet members of the SCH Black Alumni Steering Committee
Location: Jennings House, 416 West Springfield Avenue

1:00 PM: Varsity Baseball vs Alumni
Location: Pearson Baseball Field

4:00 PM: Rec Open House: Past, Present, and Future
Location: Rec Performing Arts Center

5:00 PM: Alumni Memorial Service (CHA & Springside)
Location: Wissahickon Inn, Epiphany Chapel

6:00 PM: Reunion Alumni Cocktail Reception and Dinner
Location: Athletic Complex, Woodward Gym

Alumni Weekend: Who's Coming!

Guest list is updated on a weekly basis.
Registration is closed. Please contact Melissa Brown, Director of Alumni Relations: 
(215) 261-6855 for questions.

2022 Reunion Committee


Weekend Highlights

  • Milestone and Academy Guard Lunches

  • (Classes of 1942-1972)

  • Campus Tours including the Sands Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership

  • Athletic Games

  • All Alumni Cocktail Party

  • 10th Year CEL Anniversary Celebration

  • Reunion Class Dinners with Scott Romig Band

  • SCH Black Alumni Brunch

travel Accommodations

Staff Liaisons

Jenny McHugh, Director of Development,
Classes of: 1942, 1947, 1952, 1957

Melissa Brown, Director of Alumni Relations,
Classes of: 1962, 1972, 1977, 1997, 2002

Brooke Mattingly, Director of the SCH Annual Fund,
Classes of: 2007, 2012, 2017

Kristin Norton, Associate Director of Development,
Classes of: 1967, 1982, 1992

Andrea Eckert, Director of Parent and Community Engagement,
Class of: 1987