School Board Recognitions

Board Recognitions Gallery

Each month, the Colonial School District Board of Directors recognizes students, faculty/staff, and others who have represented or partnered with the school district in a positive way. Please look through this gallery for pictures of recognitions made over the 2021-22 school year.
Colonial TSA students

Members of the Colonial Technology Student Association (TSA) were honored on June 16. Twenty-one high school and 21 middle school students attended the state conference and many of them brought home awards in team and individual events. Some students also qualified to compete at the national level. Click here to learn more.

Dylan Renner is recognized

Plymouth Whitemarsh High School student Dylan Renner was honored at the May 19 School Board meeting for winning a Gold Medal in the SkillsUSA state competition. Dylan, who is also a student at Central Montco Technical High School, won for his work in the Video, Sound and Music Production category. Click here to read more.

George Hankins receives Heart of Learning Award

George Hankins was recognized at the May 19 School Board meeting for winning the grand prize in the middle school category of the Citadel Heart of Learning Award. Mr. Hankins is a teacher at Colonial Middle School. Learn more about his award by cliciking here. 

PW Unified Bocce Team honored

Members of the Plymouth Whitemarsh High School Unified Bocce team were honored at the May 19 meeting for placing second in the PIAA Eastern State Finals held in March 2022. Read more about the team by clicking here.

Student representatives honored

Ethan Verlin and Emma Manley were honored at the May 19 meeting for serving as Student Representatives to the Board for the 2021-22 school year. Both students made monthly reports about events and initiatives taking place at each school in the District.

chamber ensemble performs

The Plymouth Whitemarsh High School Chamber Ensemble performed for the School Board at the March 17 meeting as part of Music in Our Schools Month.

Eric's RX honored

On March 17, 2022, the School Board honored Eric Abramowitz and Marc Ost from Eric's RX Shoppe for their work in bringing vaccine clinics to the families of Colonial School District. Eric's RX partnered with the District to help vaccinate approximately 1,600 people in the community against COVID-19.

PW Baseball Team honored

The 2021 Plymouth Whitemarsh High School Varsity Baseball Team was honored at the October 21, 2021 School Board meeting for winning the Suburban One League Championship (Liberty Division). 

PW students honored for academics

Plymouth Whitemarsh High School students Sophia Kosvitch, Zach Porter, and Ava Suarez were honored at the Oct. 21, 2021 School Board meeting for achieving the status of Semi-Finalist in the National Merit Scholarship Program. 

Also recognized were Plymouth Whitemarsh High School students Fiona Gooneratne, Alex Halbert, and Nate Schindler for achieving the status of Commended Student in the National Merit Scholarship Program.

Nate Schindler was also honored separately for receiving the International Baccalaureate Mid-Atlantic Student Excellence Award. IB Programme Coordinator Becky Duffy introduced Nate.