Garnet Valley will host the Delco Hi-Q Championship.
Garnet Valley has a long history of successful Delco Hi-Q seasons. The school has earned five titles since 2011, including last year. This is the school’s seventh consecutive Championship appearance and twenty-fifth overall since 1977. Faculty Advisor Lesley Arensberg has been coaching the team for fourteen years and fellow advisor Sandra Dubnansky is in her ninth year.
Radnor High School holds one of the longest Championship records in Delco Hi-Q history. This will be their twenty-eighth overall Championship appearance. The school has earned eleven titles since 1965 with the last coming in the 1998 season. Faculty Advisor Robert Spear has coached the team for eight years.
Haverford High School is no newcomer to the Championship contest- the school holds 11 Championship titles since joining Hi-Q, with the most recent being two years ago. Faculty Advisor, Laurie Grady is in her third year leading the team.
Delco Hi-Q is a partnership between Delaware County Intermediate Unit (DCIU) and Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union Foundation. FMFCU Vice President Rick Durante serves as Director and Quizmaster, FMFCU CSR and Program Manager Danielle Griffin is Hi-Q Assistant Director, and DCIU’s Dave Bramble is the production engineer. In addition to support from the 21 participating schools, Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union and the Wilbur C. and Betty Lea Henderson Foundation are the primary corporate sponsors. Additional support comes from longtime sponsor Kimberly-Clark Chester Operations and the Delaware County Daily Times.