Northeast High School

City Councilmember Al Taubenberger Northeast High School and Central High School.
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Pat Loeb
November 28, 2019 - 3:59 pm
Philadelphia has a Thanksgiving tradition older, even, than the parade. In fact, it's one of the oldest event of its kind in the country. Read more here.
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Alivia Sciarra standing alongside members of the Archbishop Ryan High School football team. Sciarra, who has special needs, got to be an honorary captain, and was named honorary homecoming queen as well.
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Antionette Lee
October 20, 2019 - 11:28 am
A teenage girl with special needs was devastated when she was set to be honorary captain during a high school football game but got overlooked. But one of her peers stepped up to make it right at another game in the Northeast on Saturday night.
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Energy-efficient windows
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Mike DeNardo
August 12, 2019 - 3:19 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The second year of Philadelphia's clean energy campaign has helped create more jobs and improve the learning environment at a few Philly schools, according to city officials. At Northeast High School, crews are installing energy-efficient windows and upgrading the...
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Criminal Justice Center in Philadelphia
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Kristen Johanson
July 10, 2019 - 4:35 pm
UPDATED: July 15, 10:45 a.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A retired Philadelphia police officer has been sentenced to one year behind bars after admitting he sexually assaulted a woman with a city-issued gun, which happened outside a school. Thomas O’Neill was on duty in July 2016 when he ordered...
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Dreamstime
Mike DeNardo
January 02, 2019 - 12:52 pm
UPDATED: 1:20 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Northeast High School was in lockdown briefly on Wednesday, while Philadelphia police investigated reports of a possible gun inside the school. A School District of Philadelphia spokesman said the massive school on Cottman Avenue went into lockdown...
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Alfredo Pratico of Masterman and Julia Frank of Northeast High are student representatives on the Philadelphia School Board.
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Mike DeNardo
September 18, 2018 - 10:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The new Philadelphia Board of Education has completed its roster with the selection of two non-voting student members. Julia Frank of Northeast High and Alfredo Pratico of Masterman were selected from 53 applicants to be the student representatives on the Philly...
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The School District of Philadelphia recognized the first nine graduates of  Northeast High School's two-year AP Capstone program.
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Mike DeNardo
July 31, 2018 - 1:42 pm
NORTHEAST PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The School District of Philadelphia is honoring the first graduates of a particularly rigorous program that's being offered at Northeast High School. The district recognized the first nine graduates of the school's two-year AP Capstone program. The program...
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Tony Danza
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Mike DeNardo
April 22, 2018 - 3:30 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Northeast High School is going Hollywood again, as its most famous ex-teacher returns for what has become an annual fundraiser. Thursday marks the seventh time that actor Tony Danza will host a students-versus-teachers talent show at Northeast High. Danza, now 67,...
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