Playoff Positions Settled as Hi-Q’s Regular Season Ends

By | February 8th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Wins are a source of pride in Delco Hi-Q but points are coveted by teams hoping for a playoff appearance. The high scoring team moves directly to the Championship while the next six teams compete in a semi-final round to [...]

Competition Heats Up Among Delco Hi-Q Squads

By | February 5th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Delco Hi-Q teams from Springfield, Academy of Notre Dame, and Delaware County Christian School won their contests this week as the 71st Season of the nation’s oldest continuous academic quiz competition continued. At a match on Monday at Springfield High [...]

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 [...]

New Books Headed to Stonehurst Hills Elementary School

By | January 10th, 2019|Uncategorized|

When Stonehurst Hills teacher Wendy Graff learned about FMFCU Foundation's Teacher Mini-Grant program, she knew exactly what her students could use- new books.  Ms. Graff noted that some of her students are reading below grade level and she is determined to help them improve. FMFCU Foundation [...]

Garnet Valley Wins First Delco Hi-Q Contest of 2019

By | January 7th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Delco Hi-Q’s 71st season resumed on January 4th at the Upper Darby Performing Arts Center. Upper Darby played host to Garnet Valley and Academy of Notre Dame on the first week back from winter break. Notre Dame, not wanting to [...]

Delco Hi-Q Round One Ends With Chichester, Springfield, and Garnet Valley Victories

By | December 18th, 2018|Uncategorized|

The first round of Delco Hi-Q competitions continued this week with teams battling for points in the nation’s oldest continuous academic quiz competition. The week started with a trip to Radnor Township on December 10th where Valley Forge Military Academy [...]

Marple Newtown Biology Program Receives Foundation Teacher Mini-Grant

By | December 16th, 2018|Uncategorized|

The biology program at Marple Newtown High School received some help from Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union Foundation in the form of a Teacher Mini-Grant to fund an innovative program.  Biology, a difficult course for students filled with abstract processes, can be [...]

Pennell Elementary Receives Mini-Grant

By | December 6th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Pennell Elementary's Mini-Grant from FMFCU Foundation is anything but mini to Multiple Disabilities Support teacher Catherine Furia.  She and her team plan to make a big impact with the funds.  Our grant will provide alternative programs and materials to help students learn [...]

First Teacher Mini-Grant Awarded

By | December 5th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Notre Dame de Lourdes School in Ridley Township is the first recipient of our Teacher Mini-Grant program. Ms. Kristy Dumont applied for a grant to expand their Life Science program for middle school students. Ms. Dumont (center with check), Father Devlin, Parish [...]