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Empower Learning Beyond the Classroom

Worldly Wisdom: Central Students Soar Across Continents

For the past six years, Central has proudly collaborated with the CIEE study abroad program. Each summer, around fifty students journey to one of over thirty-five global locations, supported by generous scholarships and aid. Hear directly from some of the students on how these immersive experiences have profoundly enhanced their educational journey.

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Annual Reception 2024

Save the Date, Lancers! Join us for the AACHS Annual Reception on Thursday, June 6th at 5:30 PM. The dinner and reception will be held at Rivers Waterfront Philadelphia (1001 N Delaware Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19125).

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The Arts at Central Presents Matilda the Musical!

Get ready to be enchanted by Central High School’s production of Matilda the Musical!

Join us on a magical journey filled with whimsy, laughter, and incredible talent as our students bring this beloved story to life from January 31st to February 2nd.

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1836 Society Appreciation Event

1836 Society Member Appreciation Event Join or renew your 1836 Society Membership Register for the Appreciation Event We cordially extend an invitation to both current and

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Central Spirit(s)

Central Spirit(s) Purchase Your Ticket(s) Here Get ready to raise your glasses and celebrate the essence of Central spirit like never before! We’re thrilled to

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Nancy Abraham 272

Meet Nurse, Nancy Abraham (272) *The original email contained a misprint, please accept our sincerest apologies Six months into her role as the Director of Patient

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Central SIPS 2023 Central SIPS is making its return on Thursday, August 17th at 5 PM.  This event will be held at Pagano’s (2001 Market

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End of Year 22-23

And With That The 2022-23 School Year Comes to a Close! Dear Alumni, Faculty, and Friends, As the school year has come to a close

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Kasey Shamis 282

Meet Recent Graduate, Kasey Shamis (282) Four years ago, Kasey Shamis, was welcomed into the Lancer family as a member of the 282nd class. She

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Annual Reception TY 2023

Thank you for attending the Annual Reception 2023 Over 200 attendees were present at the 2023 Annual Reception last week. Members from the 194th to

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Annual Reception 2023

Please join us for a night of exciting conversations, endless memories, and a robust program at Rivers Waterfront (1001 N Delaware Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19125). Your ticket includes cocktail hour, dinner fare, drinks, a dessert reception, and remarks from student speakers, keynote speaker, Keith Leaphart (251), and more!

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Layton Violin Donation

Harvey Layton (224) Donates Violin to Music Program at Central “Once you become a musician, you’re a different person. It’s like being able to speak

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Notice of Elections

Notice of Elections The Committee on Nomination and Elections, David R. Kahn, 220, and Marisa L. Block, 265, Co-Chairpersons, presents the following nominations for positions

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Elease Lui Stemp 255

Meet Filmmaker, Elease Lui Stemp (255) “The education that I received at Central was integral to my journey in becoming a filmmaker, in ways that

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40 for 40

Show your Support for the 40th Anniversary of Lady Lancers Make a $40 gift to remember the legacy that these women built 2023 marks the 40th

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AACHS swag store

AACHS Swag Store

Show Your Crimson and Gold Pride! Looking for that perfect romantic gift or maybe you want to treat yourself after the holidays? We can’t think

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Meet & Greet 2022

Meet & Greet at Central High School

Please join us for a Meet & Greet with President Katharine Davis and esteemed faculty of Central High School as we ring in the school year and the start of a new era.

Hear President Davis share her vision for the upcoming year
Learn about upcoming events hosted by the AACHS
Connect with fellow alumni
Meet current students!

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