Furness High School 9th through 12th

Principal
Daniel Peou

1900 S. 3rd St.
Philadelphia PA 19148
Phone: 215-952-6226

Citius-Altius-Fortius /Faster-Higher-Stronger

Furness - A Diverse School for a Diverse World

Welcome to

Furness High School

100th Anniversary Celebration

Multicultural Assembly

Friday, April 25, 2014 

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Spring Break

April 14 and April 18 

Report Card Conferences

April 30, May 1 

1:00 - 3:00 PM 

Early dismissal for students - 12:04 PM

 

School District of Philadelphia

2013-2014 calendar



Trips in April

April 4 - University of Pennsylvania; First District Plaza

April 7 - Phila. Museum of Art

April 16 - City Hall / Independence Hall/ Phila. History Museum

April 21 - Bloomsburg University

April 24 - Indiana University of Pennsylvania 

April 25 - Shippensburg University 

 

 

 

 

Points of Pride

  • College Preparatory Program - AVID "Decades of College Dreams;" Gear Up
  • Advanced Placement / College level Courses
    • English Literature
    • English Language
    • Calculus
    • U.S. History
    • U.S. Government and Politics
    • Studio Art
    • Chinese
    • Physics
    • Biology
  • Academic Programs:
    • Hotel, Restaurant, Travel, and Tourism Academy
    • Business Academy
    • English as a Second Language 
  • Annual Multicutural Fair and Assembly / Concert
  • School newspaper, The Falcon
  • Build On - full time staff  on site and after school extra curricular / community service activities
  • Student Government
  • Out of School Time - full time staff and after school extra curricular activities
  • Chess Club
  • National Honor Society
  • Furness Falcon sports (football, boys soccer, girls soccer, cheerleading, golf, JV boys basketball, baseball, badmitten)

 

 

Picture of the Furness Falcon Logo

 

 

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Upcoming Events / Important Dates

Donor Dash- April 13 

Homework Zone is available

Monday through Thursday from 3:04 - 4:34 PM

in the IMC

Credit Recovery  / Grade Improvement

Saturdays, 8:30 AM - 12:00 Noon (April 5, 26)

 Parent ESL Class

Saturdays, 10:00 AM - 12:00 Noon  (April 5, 26) 

 

Build On

Thursdays after school General Meeting

in Room 102 from 3:15 - 4:15 PM

Office - Room 007 (near cafeteria)

Community Service : 3/5, 3/12, 3/14, 3/19, 3/26

Gift of Life Dinner - April 23 

10th Grade Service Day - April 30 

 

Out of School Time 

After school clubs Monday - Friday -  3:10 - 5:10 pm -  including guitar, chess, dance, soccer, etc.  Earn a stipend for partcipating 25 hours/month 

Science Club

Tuesday, 3:05 PM, Room 308 

National Honor Society

Tuesday, 3:10 pm, Room 205

Student Government

Wednesday, 3:05 pm, Room 213