Upper Merion Area High School

Inspiring Excellence


“And now for the Buzz”


Looking for a fun night of interesting acts and unique talents? Then come to the German Coffee House, a free open mic event, held on April 27th in the LGI from 6-8. Food and drinks will be provided, and we are still accepting performers. Please email jskonier@umasd.net if you are interested.

The Crew Team has a shortage of coxswains. If interested and fit the description, please reach out to Coach Kiser or any member of the Crew Team, Coach Kiser’s email is fk1kcg@gmail.com

Please note that the time and location change for our last CAREER SPEAKER session, which will now be held on Thursday, April 27th from 10:57 to 11:45 in Room E-102.  .  Dr. Larry Rosen will be speaking about biotech product development and what it is like to work for a start-up.  He will also be sharing examples of innovative biotech start-ups.  Dr. Rosen has a Ph.D in Chemical Engineering and works for a start-up Biotech company.  Please sign up in the HUB or on Naviance.  If you sign up on Naviance, you will need to come to the HUB in advance to pick up your pass.  

Upper Merion Crew had a terrific day at the 5th Manny Flick on the Schuylkill River Sunday April 23rd. The Boys Freshman Double with Teddy Hogan and Ian Garrison took first place. The Boys Freshman 4 with Alex Hogan, Jack Briggs, Justin Levy, Zhill Whitfield and Rachel Rossini took 8th place. The Boys JV Single with Blake Hindle took 8th place. The Boys JV 4 with Chris Willauer, Sam Nascimento, Andre Ewing, Michael Zelli and Laren Phongphachone took 7th place. The Boys Light Weight Double with Dylan Kuhn and Ethan Kuhn took 11th place. The Girls JV 4 with Ritika Segireddy, Kaleigh Myers, Anna Palumbo, Vivienne Pengvath and Amanda Schosser took 24th. Finishing up the day, our newest rowers the Girls Lightweight Double with Zoe Pillart and Lauren Flood took 10th place. Great job to all our rowers!!


Are you still looking for prom dress?  We have 45 beautiful, "gently-used" prom dresses that are ready to wear!  The dresses are free.  If you are interested, please make an appointment by emailing Ms. McDonald at:  cmcdonald@umasd.org.  We can help you look through the dresses before school, during your lunch, or during a study hall.