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Marple’s Cyclone Routs Competition; Nor’easter Forces Postponement

By | January 9th, 2018|Activities, Education, HiQ, Youth Achievement|

While arctic weather blew a tepid Hi-Q competition into the New Year, a Nor’easter forced cancelation of two competitions. Marple Newtown High School hosted the first meet of 2018, routing competitors Academy Park and Interboro with a commanding lead that [...]

Home Court Advantage for Garnet Valley HS

By | December 22nd, 2017|Academic Achievement, Credit Unions, Education, Events, HiQ|

With home court advantage, Garnet Valley High School’s Hi-Q team dominated their first match of the 2017-2018 season. The Jaguars staved off rivals Strath Haven and Penncrest by commanding an early lead and retaining it. The task was no walk [...]

Last Year’s Champs Battle Uphill to Retain Title

By | December 15th, 2017|Academic Achievement, Activities, Credit Unions, Education, HiQ|

Last year’s Delco Hi-Q and National Champs, Haverford High, fought valiantly to fend off Radnor High, the 2016-17 first runner up, but the latter pulled ahead in the second half of Wednesday’s match. Haverford, which hosted Radnor and Springfield, started [...]

Inerboro, Delco Christian, O’Hara, Emerge Victorious in Week #1 of 70th Season

By | December 12th, 2017|Academic Achievement, Activities, Events, HiQ|

The 2017-2018 season marks the 70th anniversary season of Delco Hi-Q, and this banner year got started with a couple of banner competitions in the first full week of December. Interboro High School logged the first win of the season, [...]

12 Students Face-Off Against Local Stars in Celebrity Hi-Q

By | November 6th, 2017|Academic Achievement, Activities, Charitable Giving, Charity, Credit Unions, Education, Events, HiQ|

High School Students Compete Against Local Celebrities in Academic Challenge Camaraderie and challenge are the most appealing aspects of team sports, especially when the playing field is an academic arena. As a senior member of Academy Park High School’s Delco [...]

2018 Excellence in Teaching Award Nominations

By | October 19th, 2017|Academic Achievement, Awards & Recognition, Credit Unions, Education|

Colleagues celebrate Murray Schiff of Tinicum Elementary School Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union (FMFCU) and Delaware County Intermediate Unit (DCIU) in conjunction with Partners in Education Foundation and Delaware County Daily Times are accepting nominations for the 2018 [...]

Celebrity Hi-Q Kicks Off 70th Anniversary Season

By | September 25th, 2017|Academic Achievement, Charitable Giving, Charity, Education, Events, HiQ, News|

To commemorate the 70th Anniversary of Delco Hi-Q, the nation’s oldest continuous academic quiz competition, FMFCU Partners in Education and Delaware County Intermediate Unit are kicking off the milestone season with Celebrity Hi-Q, a fun competition featuring local celebrities and [...]

Now Accepting 2018 Scholarship Applications

By | July 18th, 2017|Academic Achievement, Awards & Recognition, Charitable Giving, Education, Events, Scholarship, Youth Achievement|

Applications are now being accepted for the 2018 John D. Unangst Scholarships awarded by Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union (FMFCU). Eligible high school seniors can apply for one of eleven $1,500 awards at fmfcu.org/scholarship. John D. Unangst scholarships are awarded [...]

Haverford HS Wins 2017 National Hi-Q Championship

By | March 30th, 2017|Academic Achievement, Activities, Education, Events, HiQ, Youth Achievement|

Hi-Q National Champions with Rick Durante, Executive Director (far left), Rachel Murray, Coordinator (2nd from left), and Quizmaster Tom McCarthy (far right). Haverford High School, the 2017 Delco Hi-Q Champions, won their second ever National Hi-Q Championship in [...]

2017 Delco Hi-Q Hall of Honor Inductee

By | March 28th, 2017|Academic Achievement, Activities, Education, HiQ, News|

The Delco Hi-Q Hall of Honor Selection Committee has designated Michael R. Galantino the 2017 Hall of Honor Inductee. Clifton Heights born and raised, the Cardinal O'Hara grad lent his academic prowess to the Lions' Hi-Q team from 1976 through [...]