Welcome Back Information 2019

Welcome back for the 2019-2020 school year.  A significant amount of additional information is included in the SAHS Parent Newsletter, which will be e-mailed and posted on the Web site in the near future.  

Following are some of the beginning of the school year informational items:

Informational Items:

  • Students need to have their schedules with them on the first day.  Student schedules are on Home Access Center (HAC).
  • All North Montco students (except full-time) will start at SAHS on Tuesday, August 27th, although North Montco does not open until Wednesday, August 28th.  More details about reporting times will follow in another communication closer to the school year.
  • Upon receiving this e-mail, please feel free to come take a self-guided tour of the building Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM until 3:30 PM. 
  • Freshman Orientation is scheduled for Friday, August 23rd, from 7:40 AM to 12:00 PM.  Buses will pick students up at their regular stops and return them home.
  • We anticipate that freshmen will receive their IDs on the first day of school.  
  • On the first day, Tuesday, August 27th, all students will report to their 5th Block classes upon arrival to school. 
  • All students taking English courses are reminded to prepare for assessments on their summer reading within the first week of the course. For a list of titles required of each grade and level, please see the Summer Reading List posted on the SAHS Web site.
  • Back-to-School Night is scheduled for Wednesday, August 28th, beginning at 6:30 PM.  Parents will follow their students’ schedules that evening and will meet the teachers for their first semester courses.  Please plan to attend this very important evening event.  Please use both the Halteman and Lower Road entrances.
    • Parents of seniors should attend a college admissions presentation by our counselors at 5:30 PM in the Auditorium prior to the start of Back-to-School Night on August 28th.
  • Student Parking: Only students with parking stickers will be permitted to park in our student lots.  

Please do not hesitate to call the main office with any questions you might have at 215-723-2808.  I am looking forward to working with you in the 2019-2020 school year. Enjoy the rest of your summer!


Sam Varano