Students and Educators to be honored at the 2019 Partners in Education Celebration

By | April 16th, 2019|Academic Achievement, Awards & Recognition, Education, Events, Financial Literacy, HiQ, News, Scholarship, Uncategorized, Youth Achievement|

Extraordinary student achievement and exceptional classroom teaching will be honored in grand style when Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union Foundation and Delaware County Intermediate Unit present the 2019 Partners in Education Celebration, the region’s premier academic recognition event, on Thursday, [...]

Delaware County Christian School, Radnor, and Garnet Valley to compete for Delco Hi-Q Championship

By | February 25th, 2019|Education, Events, HiQ|

It's down to three teams in the nation's oldest continous academic quiz competition's 71st Season! Radnor High School earned a trip to the 71st Delco Hi-Q Championship on Tuesday, February 18th with a semi-final win over host team Penncrest and two [...]

Final Round of Regular Season Starts with a Chichester Win

By | January 24th, 2019|Education, HiQ, News, Uncategorized, Youth Achievement|

CHICHESTER TAKES THE WIN WITH A SEASON PERSONAL BEST SCORE Delco Hi-Q round three kicked off at Sun Valley High School on January 23rd. The Vanguards hosted neighboring Chichester and Academy Park High Schools. Sun Valley struck first with a [...]

High Scores Dominate Delco Hi-Q Competitions

By | January 23rd, 2019|Credit Unions, Education, HiQ, Uncategorized|

HIGH SCORES DOMINATE THIS WEEK’S Hi-Q COMPETITIONS WITH WINS BY RADNOR, DELAWARE COUNTY CHRISTIAN, AND MARPLE NEWTOWN Radnor High School Back (L to R): Priya Ganesh, Annabel Zhao, Rishi Khanna, Aanchalika Chauhan, Faculty Advisor, Robert Spear Front (L to [...]

Delco Hi-Q Hall of Honor Nominations Sought

By | January 22nd, 2019|Academic Achievement, Activities, Awards & Recognition, Credit Unions, Education, HiQ, News, Youth Achievement|

The search is on for individuals to be considered for induction into the  Delco Hi-Q Hall of Honor. The nomination form is available online and submissions are accepted until February 11. Mr. Ken Mobley, 2016 Delco Hi-Q Hall of Honor Inductee The [...]

FMFCU Foundation Grant Will Bring Four Legged Pals to Prospect Park

By | December 21st, 2018|Academic Achievement, Charitable Giving, Charity, Credit Unions, Education, News|

FMFCU Foundation Executive Director, Rick Durante, presented another Teacher Mini-Grant check this week. Andrea Ricevuto, teacher at Prospect Park School in the Interboro School District, applied for an innovative grant to bring therapy dogs to her school. Ms. Ricevuto works with 75 [...]

ARCHBISHOP CARROLL, HAVERFORD, DELAWARE COUNTY CHRISTIAN, AND BONNER-PRENDIE SCORE WINS IN THE FIRST WEEK OF DELCO HI-Q

By | December 9th, 2018|Academic Achievement, Activities, Education, HiQ|

Delco Hi-Q’s 71st season kicked off at Ridley High School on Monday December 3, 2018. Delaware County’s academic competition may have recently turned 70 but it has not shown any signs of aging! Archbishop John Carroll High School, Back [...]

12 Teachers Awarded Nearly $5,000 in Mini-Grants

By | November 19th, 2018|Academic Achievement, Awards & Recognition, Charitable Giving, Credit Unions, Education, Grants|

Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union Foundation announces the award of mini-grants totaling nearly five thousand dollars to a dozen teachers across the region. In its inaugural mini-grant offering, the Foundation received 85 applications from kindergarten through twelfth grade teachers to [...]

Intelligent Branding- Showcasing Academic Talent

By | November 14th, 2018|Academic Achievement, Activities, Charitable Giving, Credit Unions, Education, HiQ|

"Hi-Q is not only a competitive representation of our individual abilities, but it also represents our school." The sentiment of Academy Park High School (Sharon Hill, Pa.) student Jordan McGowan, echoed by teammate Amel White, describes Delco Hi-Q, the nation's [...]

71st Delco Hi-Q Season Opens November 8, 2018

By | October 22nd, 2018|Academic Achievement, Activities, Credit Unions, Education, Events, HiQ, News|

The 71st Season of Delco Hi-Q opens Thursday, November 8, 2018 when all 21 high school teams converge upon Marple Newtown High School for the annual practice session. Each season commences with the practice session, affording teams the opportunity to flex [...]