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Steve Bartolett Passed away

July 9, 2016 by Jack Oberholtzer (Register to contact)

I regret to post the news of the sudden passing of our class president, Steve Bartolett, yesterday, July 8, 2016 at his home in Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey. Memorial service will be held on July 16th at 2 pm at George Wimberg Funeral Home at 1707 New Rd, Linwood, NJ 08221

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North Penn Student Named To USA Swimming World Junior Team  Montgomeryville, PA Patch

North Penn Student Named To World Jr. Team - Montgomeryville-Lansdale, PA - Exciting news for North Penn star Sean Faikish.



More Than 1,000 Seniors To Graduate From North Penn HS  Montgomeryville, PA Patch

North Penn HS Graduation 2019: What To Know - Montgomeryville-Lansdale, PA - North Penn High School's graduation for the class of 2019 is Wednesday.



US News Best High Schools 2019: North Penn Among PAs Best  Montgomeryville, PA Patch

North Penn Makes Elite US News List - Montgomeryville-Lansdale, PA - U.S. News & World Report released its 2019 Best High Schools list Tuesday.



Annual District wide Knight of Arts Show to be held  Knight Crier

The North Penn Knight of the Arts, featuring artwork created by students from K-12 and fashion wear created by students in the FCS program, is open to the ...



Upcoming North Penn HS Reunions: What To Know  Montgomeryville, PA Patch

Upcoming North Penn HS Reunions - Montgomeryville-Lansdale, PA - Here's what you need to know about all the upcoming North Penn High School reunions.



North Penn students surprise retiring teacher with ABBA flash mob  WPVI-TV

Students at North Penn High School in Lansdale know how to give a sendoff.



Knight Crier shatters publication record in 2018-2019  Knight Crier

Some of the staff of The Knight Crier pause for a photo after the NPHS 2019 Commencement ceremony. Picture from L-R: Hannah Nguyen (Staff Writer Class of ...



Temple Student Move In Set For Aug 21  Philadelphia, PA Patch

Temple Student Move In Set For Aug 21 - Philadelphia, PA - Temple President Richard M. Englert will be handing out bottles of water and meeting with families​ ...



North Penn HS Staff Member Named PA School Breakfast Hero  Montgomeryville, PA Patch

North Penn Staff Member Named 'PA Breakfast Hero' - Montgomeryville-Lansdale, PA - A North Penn employee has won statewide recognition for "going above ...



North Penn staff: Another snag in purchase of propane school buses  Montgomery Newspapers

LANSDALE — There's a new twist in the ongoing saga of the North Penn School District's efforts to use state grant money to buy propane-fueled school buses.



Band director Ted Heller to march into retirement  Knight Crier

TOWAMENCIN – To band director Mr. Ted Heller, North Penn has always been considered home. He graduated from North Penn High School in 1982 and ...



North Penn seeks construction management firm for high school, stadium, Knapp projects  Montgomery Newspapers

LANSDALE — The North Penn School Board has taken the next step toward three large building projects, but the work still has several steps left before any of ...



Mrs. Sue Cassel wraps up 18 years at North Penn  Knight Crier

TOWAMENCIN- The lively classroom of A111 is lined with playbills, English posters, and student's work, home to North Penn English teacher Mrs. Susan Cassel ...



Graduation Day at North Penn High School  WNPV

Pete Nicholson, Principle at North Penn High School, was a guest on the AM Edition with Darryl Berger to talk about the 64th Commencement and other topics of ...



North Penn, Lansdale get second round of green grants  The Reporter

Lansdale Borough and the North Penn School District are another step closer to going green.



4 North Penn Students Wins National Merit Scholarship  Montgomeryville, PA Patch

North Penn HSers Win National Merit Scholarship - Montgomeryville-Lansdale, PA - Four North Penn students have earned the prestigious distinction of ...



North Penn High School Chamber Singers featured in largest choral event in the nation  Montgomery Newspapers

LANSDALE — The North Penn High School (NPHS) Chamber Singers recently traveled to Kansas City, MO, to perform at the American Choral Directors ...



Class of 2019 bids NP farewell  Knight Crier

TOWAMENCIN – Uncontrollable tears of joy, laughter, and families anxiously scrambling to locate their graduate among the sea of thousands were just small ...



Clear for takeoff at NPHS annual Fun Fly  Knight Crier

WHO? The Model Aviation Club at North Penn High School (NPHS) along with students, staff, families and members of the North Penn community. WHAT?



Mrs. Deborah Kriebel retires from North Penn  Knight Crier

TOWAMENCIN- North Penn High School's B-pod is the language department hallway where students go to class eager to learn about a new language and ...



NP Alum Ron L. James to return to NPHS for speaker series  Knight Crier

LANSDALE – North Penn High School Class of 1981's Ron L. James knows the power of choices and how decisions can build you up or tear you down.



North Penn student earns high honors for library app  Montgomery Newspapers

TOWAMENCIN — A North Penn High School senior is drawing national attention for an app that he and two classmates spent more than a year perfecting.



Allison Yang honored at national level of NHS  Knight Crier

LANSDALE – The North Penn School District (NPSD) is proud to announce that North Penn High School (NPHS) senior Allison Yang has been selected as a ...



North Penn students present 'Colors of Pride: A Day in the Life'  Montgomery Newspapers

LANSDALE – The North Penn High School African American Awareness Club (AAAC) presented Colors of Pride: A Day in the Life to students and the North ...



North Penn security staff share stats for schoolyear  Montgomery Newspapers

LANSDALE — With the 2018-19 school year coming down to its final weeks, North Penn School District security staff are reporting on a busy year.



North Penn hears price tags for possible Knapp, Penndale, high school renovations  The Reporter

LANSDALE — Details are coming into focus on what work the North Penn School District will need to do to bring several schools up to speed.



North Penn strikes…. oil that is!  Knight Crier

TOWAMENCIN – Move over Bobby and J.R. Ewing. Take a seat Beverly Hillbillies. John D. Rocka-who? There is a new oil tycoon in town. In an earth shaking ...



North Penn administrators outline 2019-20 budgets | News  The Reporter

LANSDALE — As budget talks begin in earnest for the North Penn School District, three administrators have outlined their plans for the next year.



North Penn holds 28th International Spring Festival  Knight Crier

TOWAMENCIN- The community gathered to showcase their unique diversity during the 28th International Spring Festival held at North Penn High School on ...



Mrs. Melanie Cassar graduates from teaching  Knight Crier

TOWAMENCIN- “I feel like I'm not really retiring. I'm graduating and moving on to the next stage of my life.” The young-hearted Mrs. Melanie Cassar is ...



Mamma Mia! Takes the Stage at North Penn this Spring  Knight Crier

TOWAMENCIN– If you can dance, if you can jive and are ready for the time of your life, the North Penn High School Auditorium is the place for you this spring as ...



North Penn gets OK for tax increase exceptions, $8 million budget deficit looms  Montgomery Newspapers

LANSDALE — The North Penn School Board is another big step closer toward finalizing their 2019-20 budget, but still has plenty of work left to do.



Not just clownin' around- North Penn's Dr. Dave Hall  Knight Crier

How did North Penn High School teacher Dr. Dave Hall get into teaching? Surprisingly, it all began with clown college. As a high school senior, he made the ...



Talent Show showcases NP students  Knight Crier

TOWAMENCIN- The room turned dim, the colored stage lights were lit, and the crowd was on the edge of their seats eager for the show to start on Friday, March ...



North Penn HS Air Force JROTC Cadets Fly Across Montco  Montgomeryville, PA Patch

JROTC Cadets Fly Across Montco - Montgomeryville-Lansdale, PA - Two North Penn students and JROTC cadets took to the skies for their first orientation flight ...



NPSD goes shopping: All schools moving into Montgomery Mall property in 2020  Knight Crier

NORTH WALES, PA- It started with a whisper. The whisper turned into the unveiling of plans to bring ninth grade to the North Penn High School property at 1340 ...



Brain Power: Examining the rigor of North Penn's most challenging courses  Knight Crier

TOWAMENCIN – The sports. The arts. The clubs. North Penn is a school that celebrates all of these things. From all the pep rallies to school musicals, there is no ...



North Penn: School projects could shift ninth grade to high school, sixth to middle school  The Reporter

TOWAMENCIN — As the North Penn School District continues talks on renovations and possible upgrades to elementary schools and North Penn High School, ...



NPHS shows students the dangers of DUI  Knight Crier

TOWAMENCIN- The wail of sirens resounded outside of the North Penn High School bus circle during third period this past Wednesday. The entire senior class ...



North Penn recap: Roof repair, gift from McManus approved  The Reporter

LANSDALE — As the North Penn School Board continues to debate several large building renovation projects, a smaller project has gotten the go-ahead.



People on the Move - News  Citizens Voice

Geisinger. Two fellowship-trained trauma surgeons and two family-medicine physicians from the health system have earned spots on the Pennsylvania Medical ...



North Penn details debt picture | News | thereporteronline.com  The Reporter

LANSDALE — While the North Penn School Board discusses several long-term building projects, staff have given them a clearer picture of exactly what the ...



Meet your SGA candidates  Knight Crier

PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES Carson Francis Why are you running for President? I am running for President because I want to positively impact North Penn.



UPDATE: Middle School Tech Policy Working Wonders  Knight Crier

LANSDALE – Imagine going an entire school day without your cell phone. For us, as North Penn High School students, this is unimaginable, but for thousands of ...



North Wales Man, Football Coach, Outdoorsman, Passes Away At 45  Montgomeryville, PA Patch

North Wales Man Passes Away At 45 - Montgomeryville-Lansdale, PA - Michael Jansen, 45, was a North Penn graduate, football coach, and outdoorsman.



North Penn: Bid for some propane school buses may be delayed  The Reporter

LANSDALE — The North Penn School Board has hit a snag with the purchase of propane-fueled school buses.



Banner day for a unified North Penn HS  Knight Crier

TOWAMENCIN – Last December, North Penn High School started a Unified Bocce Team. This team went on to win the state championship in its very first season ...



Thomas Lloyd marches on toward Eagle Scout distinction  Knight Crier

Thomas Lloyd and his crew pose for picture of a newly landscaped NP music logo outside of North Penn High School. Lloyd created this space as part of his ...



Bocce team plays teachers in successful and supportive match  Knight Crier

TOWAMENCIN – On Tuesday January 15th, North Penn High School faculty and staff volunteered their time to help North Penn's very own Bocce team prepare ...



13 North Penn Students Named National Merit Semifinalists  Montgomeryville, PA Patch

North Penn National Merit Semifinalists - Montgomeryville-Lansdale, PA - Well done, North Penn students. Less than one percent of the nation's high school ...



Ex-ROTC instructor at North Penn High School admits to sex with student  Montgomery Newspapers

NORRISTOWN >> A former North Penn High School ROTC instructor has admitted to having sexual contact with a female student.



Democrats make case as 'North Penn Neighbors for Progress'  The Reporter

Three incumbents and two newcomers are running together as a team for five four-year terms on the North Penn School District's school board.



National Liberty Museum honors Ms. Sakita Tinsley  Knight Crier

PHILADELPHIA – The North Penn School District (NPSD) is proud to recognize North Penn High School (NPHS) English teacher Mrs. Sakita Tinsley for being ...



13 North Penn Student-Athletes Sign National Letters Of Intent  Montgomeryville, PA Patch

North Penn Student-Athletes Sign Letters Of Intent - Montgomeryville-Lansdale, PA - Thirteen of North Penn's top student-athletes have signed National Letters ...



Berger on a roll in NPHS community  Knight Crier

TOWAMENCIN- From growing up in a large community, and learning in North Penn Schools, Kyle Berger will always be able to say his community and North ...



North Penn staff eyeing 42 properties for real estate assessment appeals  The Reporter

LANSDALE — North Penn School District staff are eyeing dozens of properties around the district for possible challenges of their property tax assessments.



Celebration on prom night Dusk Till Dawn  Knight Crier

DREXELBROOK- It was not just a night to remember. While North Penn High School's Class of 2019 celebrated their Senior prom on Saturday night, the event ...



41 Students Athletes sign National Letters of Intent  Knight Crier

With the school year coming to a close, North Penn High School had one final chance to recognize the student athletes that will further their athletic and ...



North Penn celebrates Pan-Asian culture  Knight Crier

TOWAMENCIN- Food, music, and dancing originating from different parts of Asia were displayed at North Penn High School's second annual Pan-Asian ...



Community Calendar: Week of July 14 | News  Montgomery Newspapers

Art. Keystone State Decorative Painters: Meet 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the third Wednesday of each month (except May and December) at Perkasie Fire Company, Fifth ...



North Penn School Board hears case for developer tax break  The Reporter

LANSDALE — A local developer has now made his case to the North Penn School Board for a tax incentive that could help revive a failing shopping center.



Alum Emily Hamon returns to NPHS as head cheerleading coach  Knight Crier

That is the goal of North Penn High School's new head cheerleading coach, Emily Hamon. For Hamon, joining North Penn's athletic program is a dream come ...



Decade of change ahead for NPSD  Knight Crier

TOWAMENCIN- 10 years ago, teachers developed their lesson plans around when the laptop cart was available to sign out. Now, every student throughout the ...



Senior Prom ticket sales  Knight Crier

Attention seniors! Senior prom ticket sales begin today, April 10th, and end on Tuesday, April 16th. Tickets are being sold in the senior cafe during every lunch ...



Thespian Troupe #5464 to host 20th Annual BC/EFA Gala  Knight Crier

Why: BC/EFA began as the Broadway community's response to help combat AIDS. North Penn High School was the first high school in America that began ...



North Penn welcomes newest 'Knights of Honor' | News  The Reporter

TOWAMENCIN — Three new local legends have joined the ranks of the North Penn School District's "Knights of Honor."



Police: Suspended North Penn student caught in school with knife  Montgomery Newspapers

TOWAMENCIN >> An 18-year-old North Penn High School student is facing charges after he was allegedly caught with a knife inside the school despite being ...



Ultimate Frisbee bound for states  Knight Crier

TOWAMENCIN- “The underdog mentality,” is the mojo North Penn's Ultimate Frisbee team is rolling into the 2019 State Tournament with as they prepare for their ...



When Is Graduation At North Penn High School?  Patch.com

Montgomeryville-Lansdale, PA - The big day for North Penn seniors is rapidly approaching.



North Penn opens its curtains to PA thespians  Knight Crier

TOWAMENCIN- The North Penn High School theatre program recently wrapped up their fall production of A Midsummer Night's Dream, but that did not mean the ...



Dr. Melody Leithold and the science of saying goodbye  Knight Crier

TOWAMENCIN – Nature has an abundance of beauty that is beyond its physical appearance, and there's so much more to learn and to discover. Dr. Melody ...



A Knight in the Castle: Mr. Christopher Young  Knight Crier

TOWAMENCIN- The aura of room C039 holds a story in itself. With miscellaneous items from plants, to a bird cage, to a giant moose in the back, this classroom ...



North Penn School Board OKs 2019-20 budget with 2.3% tax increase  The Reporter

LANSDALE — A 2019-20 budget with a 2.3 percent tax increase for North Penn School District taxpayers is now only one vote away. The school board voted 7-2 ...



A roar of 15 strong  Knight Crier

HATFIELD-“Fifteen as one, there might be fifteen players on the field, but we play as a unit, team and no matter the score, one team with one goal,” was the ...



North Penn School Board recognizes music students for accomplishments during school year  Montgomery Newspapers

Hundreds of young musicians were recognized by the North Penn School Board Tuesday night for their accomplishments over the past school year at local, ...



The Lipschutz Life  Knight Crier

English Teacher Mr. Michael Lipschutz has been at North Penn High School since 2001. This is quite some time in one location, but how did his high school ...



North Penn Thespians Celebrate 20th Annual BC/EFA Gala  Knight Crier

TOWAMENCIN- With dozens of clubs hosting meetings, competitions, and events every week throughout the walls of NPHS, it is sometimes difficult to stop and ...



NPHS students participate in Walton Farm STEM night  Knight Crier

Walton Farm Elementary School hosted its annual STEM Night on March 28th which included presentations by the 6th graders as well as the North Penn High ...



North Penn School Board, staff field feedback on race, cultural proficiency topics  The Reporter

LANSDALE — North Penn School District administrators and school board members spent Thursday night questioning residents, and giving them a chance to ...



Border wall becomes second biggest wall story this week at NP  Knight Crier

TOWAMENCIN – A part of our North Penn High School history, located in the lobby outside the auditorium is about to disappear. The mosaic map, a part of the ...



North Penn trends throughout the years  Knight Crier

TOWAMENCIN- Since elementary school, there have been many trends to grace North Penn School District. Thankfully, I am North Penn High School's top trend ...



North Penn Launches Link Crew To Help Students Transition To High School  Patch.com

Montgomeryville-Lansdale, PA - The program is designed to help ease the transition of North Penn students into the high school scene.



Likens creating concerned citizens and students  Knight Crier

I became a teacher because I care about helping people become good citizens.” Mr. Colin Likens started his teaching career at North Penn High School in 1993, ...



Seniors' Final Advice  Knight Crier

As memorial weekend quickly comes to an end, the next steps for high school students include taking finals and enjoying a hot, stress-free summer. The majority ...



When teaching means going back to school  Knight Crier

TOWAMENCIN – Many students may imagine their teachers to be some sort of mythical creature who lives and breathes school. But for many members of our ...



North Penn Students Walk Out In Protest Of Gun Violence  Montgomeryville, PA Patch

North Penn Students Walkout To Protest Gun Laws - Montgomeryville-Lansdale, PA - Hundreds of North Penn students walked out of school Wednesday ...



North Penn Class Reunion Information Released  Montgomeryville, PA Patch

North Penn Class Reunion Information - Montgomeryville-Lansdale, PA - Are you a North Penn grad? Here are alumni and reunion events happening this ...



Ex-North Penn ROTC Teacher Sentenced For Sex With Student  Montgomeryville, PA Patch

Ex-North Penn ROTC Teacher Sentenced - Montgomeryville-Lansdale, PA - A former North Penn ROTC instructor has been sentenced after pleading guilty to ...



Nanotech and Engineering Symposium at NPHS to open window to future  Knight Crier

From L-R, Ben Jimenez, Darsh Patel, Jason Beideman, and Hunter Fidik pause for a break in their nanotech and engineering work in H-3 at NPHS. The work of ...



North Penns Odyssey Of The Mind Team Advances To World Finals  Montgomeryville, PA Patch

LANSDALE, PA — Student teams from North Penn performed admirably at the Pennsylvania State Odyssey of the Mind (OTM) earlier this month, with one ...



Feeney guiding students to collegiate success  Knight Crier

TOWAMENCIN- The job of one of North Penn High School's guidance counselors seems ordinary. It includes helping students with course selection and ...



NPHS holds annual art show  Knight Crier

North Penn High School Art Teacher and Department Head Michael-John Werner shared this sentiment of the fifteenth Art Show he's been a part of at North ...



Goodbye backpacks, hello lockers  Knight Crier

TOWAMENCIN- North Penn High School is throwing it back to the middle school days and banning the use of backpacks. After an epidemic of twisted ankles ...



Engineering students engage with American Society of Civil Engineers  Knight Crier

TOWAMENCIN – On Friday February 22d, 150 engineering students gathered in the North Penn High School auditorium to hear from the American Society of ...



North Penn board asked to address diversity concerns  The Reporter

LANSDALE — A local business owner is asking the North Penn School Board to consider a list of suggestions from a series of public discussions on racism he ...



Knapp time for North Penn's Mr. Stefan Muller  Knight Crier

TOWAMENCIN- For Mr. Stefan Muller, the high school environment is a familiar one for him. But after three years of being the assistant principal for the North ...



Fire damages Towamencin home | News  Montgomery Newspapers

TOWAMENCIN — No residents were hurt but a family's house was damaged by a fire in the 1600 block of Kriebel Road in Towamencin on Friday afternoon, ...



North Penn School Board moves budget ahead with tax increase  Montgomery Newspapers

LANSDALE >> Only one step now remains before the North Penn School Board finalizes a 2018-19 budget with a 3.4 percent tax increase.



Ciara Grace finding her home on the stage  Knight Crier

TOWAMENCIN- What does home mean to you? To some, it can be the mountains, the beach, or even a hidden place in the forest. But at the end of the day, no ...



Act 1 index, investment income start to shape 2019-20 North Penn budget  Montgomery Newspapers

LANSDALE >> The 2018-19 school year has not officially started yet, but North Penn School District officials are already looking ahead to 2019-20.



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