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    Welcome to the SPFHS Alumni Association's Website

     
    Thanks to all who were able to attend Hall of Fame inductions on December 11.   Congratulations to David Blitzer '87 (partial owner of NJ Devils and Philadelphia 76ers), Jamie Novak '90 (author, TV personality, and organizing humorist: jamienovak.com) Amy Nutt '73 (Pulitzer Prize winning journalist and author, amynutt.com) and Joe Scarpati '60 (former NFL football player).  Please click here to see information on all 34 members of the Hall of Fame, and to be able to nominate an alumni of your own for consideration!!
     
    Read the TAPInto article about the 2018 Hall of Fame inductions, with photographs and quotes:
     
     
    Do you know of an SPFHS alumni who is making the world or their community a better place, or has distinguished her or himself? Please nominate them for the SPFHS Hall of Fame today!  Inductees are honored at a ceremony at the high school, have a plaque of their own in the SPFHS hallway, and serve as an example for current SPFHS students!
     
     
    Attention all alumni: We are in desperate need of volunteers!!   If you can help, please email  spfhsalumni@aol.com  or call President Laura Swidersky at (908) 889-2084.
     
    Newsletter Editor Needed!!  We have not been able to publish a newsletter for a long time, because we have no editor!  Please consider volunteering for this vital position, in which you would be the contact person to receive, gather, and write the news for the newsletter!   In the past, our newsletters have included items such as class reunions, alumni news, and other articles.  Use your creativity, and make it your own!  Any time you can give would be So Appreciated!  We have over 400 members who receive the newsletter, and it can also be posted online.  Please ask others you know, and post about our need on Facebook.  Please Email us at spfhsalumni@aol.com to volunteer or for more info.  Thank you so much!
     
    2018 Alumni Association Scholarship Winners
     
    Congratulations to two caring, compassionate young men: Anthony Di Nizo and Karl Wirth.  Please scroll down to find a link, to read info about them and other scholarship winners from recent years.
     
    Karl's scholarship is in memory of Thomas Montagna, class of 1951.  The scholarship was donated by an anonymous alumni, in rememberance of Tom, his classmate.
     
     
    2017 Alumni Association Scholarship Winners
     
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    left to right: Callen Leahy, Kiera DeProspero, President Laura Swidersky '44,
    Gianna Januzanis, Taylor Sirchio

     Thank you to the Class of 1976, an anonymous alumnus, and others!  Thanks to your donations, and to those who have purchased a brick in our Alumni Walkway to Perry Tyson Field (an ongoing project), we were able to award four scholarships in 2017!

     

    2016 Alumni Association Scholarship Winners

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    All in the SPFHS Family: 2016 scholarship winners and the SPFHS alumni they are descended from: from left to right: James Lambert '84, Janet Wylie Lambert '82 , Rachel Lambert '16, SPFHS Alumni Association President Laura DiFrancesco Swidersky '44, John Marquardt '16, John Marquardt '81.

     

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    Marie DiFrancesco Leppert '44 (a founding Alumni Association member), and Laura DiFrancesco Swidersky '44, (longtime President of the Alumni Association), congratulate 2016 SPFHS Alumni Association scholarship recipients Rachel Lambert and John Marquardt

    If you are interested in making a donation towards our future scholarships, please contact us.  Also, when you buy a brick for our alumni walkway which leads from SPFHS up to Perry Tyson field

    all proceeds go directly toward future scholarships.
     
    Year after year, we are so impressed when we meet our scholarship recipients.  They are fine young women and men.   They make us proud and give us great hope for our collective future!
     
    Please join us in meeting our 2019 scholarship winner(s) and their families at our May 2019 Alumni Association annual meeting.  Enjoy refreshments and socialize with the winners and fellow alumni.   Please email us at spfhsalumni@aol.com, : we will send you an email (bcc) once the date and time of the meeting is announced, and keep you up to date of other news between now and then.

    Click here for biographies of our scholarship recipients.

    We owe a great debt of gratitude to the dedicated alumni who have been officers and chairpeople of the SPFHS Alumni Association over the years.     They are now looking to pass the torch on, to you, the next generation of leaders.   Email us at spfhsalumni@aol.com if you would like to be one of these leaders.  We need volunteers!!
     
    Join the SPFHS Alumni Association!  We suggest becoming a Lifetime Member so you will not need to send in your dues each year in order to remain a member.
     
    If you are planning a reunion, please tell us about it, so we can post it on this website.  Email spfhsalumni@aol.com   Thank You!   Also, send us anything else you would like to see posted, such as news or creative articles.