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Northside Stories…

August 9, 2018 – 12:22 pm | 27 views
forNV-01 On May 7, 2018,in collaboration with Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation, thirty-four 6th graders from Manchester Academic Charter School interviewed people who live and work on the Northside to learn more about its buildings, history and people. This audio contains excerpts from these interviews.This project was made possible with funding support from the McSwigan Family Foundation.

YES: MACS Shoe Drive

April 9, 2016 – 10:55 am | 820 views
IMG_1142 From 04/09/2016: Attallah Moore (13), Amira Jackson (13), and Siani Adams (14) of Manchester Academic Charter School talking about their class shoe drive. Pickup locations include Manchester Youth & Development Center, Fox Chapel Yacht Club, and the Thelma Lovette YMCA.

Thanksgiving Traditions

November 21, 2014 – 6:19 pm | 1,399 views
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In the spirit of the season, local students have been discussing, writing, and recording about their thanksgiving and fall traditions.

Here are some fourth grade students from Manchester Academic Charter School talking about what they do this time of year.…

Manchester Academic Charter School Graduation 2011

June 16, 2011 – 12:06 pm | 2,661 views
MACS 8th Grade Class 2011 SLB helps 8th graders prepare audio essays on their reflections as they leave Manchester Academic Charter School in a project funded by the Dominion Foundation.

M.A.C.S. Holiday Reflections

December 1, 2010 – 3:41 pm | 1,834 views
Students at Manchester Academic Charter School reflect on holiday traditions such as that sweet, sweet potato pie, Christmas light decorations, and family.

Manchester Academic Charter School Graduation 2010

June 28, 2010 – 3:14 pm | 2,081 views
Macs 2010 graduating class

SLB helps 8th graders prepare audio essays on their reflections as they leave Manchester Academic Charter School in a project funded by the Dominion Foundation.

Listen To the MACS Student’s work. Click on the players to listen to mp3’s or …

Manchester Academic Charter School Graduation 2009

June 3, 2009 – 11:47 am | 2,937 views
grad class SLB helps 8th graders prepare audio essays on their reflections as they leave Manchester Academic Charter School in a project funded by the Dominion Foundation.

Manchester Academic Charter School Graduation 2007

June 9, 2007 – 3:39 pm | 2,851 views
Manchester Academic Charter School Graduation 2007 SLB helps 8th graders prepare audio essays reflecting on their transition from Middle School to High School in a project funded by the Dominion Foundation.