All 2019

Holiday Concert Returns to the Withrow Stage

On December 12, choral and instrumental Holiday music again filled the auditorium. There were separate performances for junior high and senior high students during the day and a 3 hour public performance in the evening.

 

The Drama Class/Club under the direction of Diane Rowland performed various scenes  from Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol”.

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The Withrow Marching Band under the direction of Michael Wade was featured.

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The Withrow Band and the Tigerettes directed by Nina Hatcher performed.

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Also performing was the Withrow Jazz Ensemble below.

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The Dynasty Dance Team directed by Mrs. Stevens makes a special appearance.

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Mike Wendeln’s 5th and 6th bell Tiger Steel drum bands were also featured during the show.

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Below, other Withrow students were also featured.  Click on photos to enlarge.

 

The New Horizons Swing Band, featuring many Withrow alums, again assisted with instrumental backup.

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Special guest performers included the North Avondale Children’s Choir and the West Chester Symphony Orchestra.

 

 

 

The Holiday Concert was a great introduction to the Holiday Season.

Withrow Centennial Brunch Around the Tower – September 8, 2019

The Withrow Centennial Weekend Celebration concluded with a brunch around the tower and school tours. The photos are courtesy of Michael McCray ’73, who owns Coast2Coast Images Photography Studio. If you’d like copies of any photos, please contact Michael McCray

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Withrow vs. Woodward in a Centennial Crosstown Alumni Basketball Showdown – September 7, 2019

Withrow  and Woodward alumni met in a packed Withrow gym for a classic rivalry.  Check it out in the photos below. The photos are courtesy of Michael McCray ’73, who owns Coast2Coast Images Photography Studio. If you’d like copies of any photos, please contact Michael McCray

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Withrow Centennial Gala Dinner and After Party – September 7, 2019

Over 800 alumni attended the Gala Dinner. Another historical event for this Centennial Year. Photos are courtesy of Michael McCray ’73, who owns Coast2Coast Images Photography Studio. If you’d like copies of any photos, please contact Michael McCray

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Withrow’s Centennial Weekend Celebration and More

Graduation good news. 85% of Withrow’s Senior Class graduated this May and received over $4.7 million in scholarship money. A special congratulations to Salutatorian Isaiah Houston and Valedictorian Kristian Young.  Read the introductions of Isaiah Houston and Kristian Young during the graduation ceremony.

We are now half way through Withrow’s exciting and historic Centennial Year and more is being planned. There’s been a renewed interest in Withrow History and Alumni. Bob Linnenberg ‘63, Christy McTigue Backley ‘66, Dave Blocksom ‘68, Dennis Goens ‘69 and others have done a lot of research over the last year to put together two interesting documents. First is a listing of 100 years of Withrow facts. The second is a listing of Notable Withrow Alumni.

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