District Proposes Ben Franklin Move at Meeting

District Proposes Ben Franklin Move at Meeting

By Tamir Harper Editor in Chief On the evening of Tuesday, September 12th, Science Leadership Academy Center City held a meeting to announce that the district plans to co-locate th...

Students Protest Last-Minute Change To School Lease

Students Protest Last-Minute Change To School Lease

Maddi Etxebeste Staff Writer Students at Science Leadership Academy have always known that the building in Center City would not be their permanent home. Since the building is not ...

Made in America

Made in America

Caroline Pitone Staff Writer Made in America is a famous music festival that happens every year in Philadelphia. The area in which it happens is near the parkway. In Made In Americ...

The Details about Senior Class Portraits

The Details about Senior Class Portraits

Mekhi Granby Staff Writer This year at Science Leadership Academy Center City, class of 2018 seniors will be taking their senior portraits on June 8th and 9th. These students will ...

Sports


The Challenge of Finding Baseball Fields in Philadelphia
Jun 4, 2017 | by | No Comments | Read →

  Benjamin Simon Staff Writer   When you first step on the baseball field at Vare Recreation Center, it’s clear that the space needs some work. Whether it’s the dirt ...

SLA Runners Talk About Their Coaches and Goals

Aaron Watson-Sharer Editor   At Science Leadership Academy, running is especially popular. With three growing programs which gain many athletes it isn’t a surprise they...

The Splitting of SLA Center City and SLA Beeber Sports
Feb 1, 2017 | by | No Comments | Read →

Deja Harrison Staff Writer   Within the last year SLA Center City and SLA Beeber’s sports team have split up to form their own individual school teams. Every sports team was...

Op/Ed


Column: On Memes and Your First Amendment Rights
Jun 9, 2017 | by | No Comments | Read →

Aidan Williams Staff Writer This past spring, in a small private group message connected to the larger ‘Harvard Class of 2021’ Facebook page, a group of incoming freshmen to th...

Column: Our Thoughts on The Vote
May 30, 2017 | by | No Comments | Read →

Tamir Harper Staff Writer At 1PM last Thursday, an email hit student inboxes that changed the life of the SLA Family. The email that made everyone’s heartbeat, palms sweat and wa...

Column: 440 Conference Disappoints
May 30, 2017 | by | No Comments | Read →

Saamir Baker Staff Writer I like going to conferences. If it’s a topic I can engage with, I love attacking it head on and debating with people who have opposing views. On Friday,...


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  • District Proposes Ben Franklin Move at Meeting
    District Proposes Ben Franklin Move at Meeting

    By Tamir Harper Editor in Chief On the evening of Tuesday, September 12th, Science Leadership Academy Center City held a meeting to announce that the district plans to co-locate th...

  • Students Protest Last-Minute Change To School Lease
    Students Protest Last-Minute Change To School Lease

    Maddi Etxebeste Staff Writer Students at Science Leadership Academy have always known that the building in Center City would not be their permanent home. Since the building is not ...

  • SLA Reacts to Fight, Arrests at Cheltenham

    Meymey Seng Staff Writer On May 4, there was a large fight that occurred at nearby Cheltenham High School. Not only were the students hurt, the teachers who tried to break up the f...

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District Proposes Ben Franklin Move at Meeting
District Proposes Ben Franklin Move at Meeting

By Tamir Harper Editor in Chief On the evening of Tuesday, September 12th, Science Leadership Academy Center City held a meeting to announce that the district plans to co-locate th...

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New Teachers Reflect on Their Old Schools

Saamir Baker Staff Writer At the start of this school year, SLAMedia interviewed the four new teachers who started in September about their hopes and dreams for their new jobs. But...

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Op/Ed

Column: On Memes and Your First Amendment Rights
Column: On Memes and Your First Amendment Rights

Aidan Williams Staff Writer This past spring, in a small private group message connected to the larger ‘Harvard Class of 2021’ Facebook page, a group of incoming freshmen to th...

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Sports

The Challenge of Finding Baseball Fields in Philadelphia
The Challenge of Finding Baseball Fields in Philadelphia

  Benjamin Simon Staff Writer   When you first step on the baseball field at Vare Recreation Center, it’s clear that the space needs some work. Whether it’s the dirt ...

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Made in America
Made in America

Caroline Pitone Staff Writer Made in America is a famous music festival that happens every year in Philadelphia. The area in which it happens is near the parkway. In Made In Americ...

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