Norwood-Fontbonne Academy

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy, founded in 1920 by the Sisters of Saint Joseph, is a private Catholic Academy for boys and girls from preschool level through grade eight. The student population reflects ethnic, racial, religious, and geographic diversity. NFA offers a curriculum, which includes a Montessori program, as well as a creative interactive classroom program. The Academy features small class sizes and the option of an extended day program. NFA continues to respond to the ever-evolving needs of its students.

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy exists to convey Gospel values and the enjoyment of learning so that students may be better able to make reflective choices as self-directed persons who treasure themselves, others, and the earth.

Aug 25, 2020
Third Grade Teacher   Norwood-Fontbonne Academy is seeking a fulltime third grade Teacher.  Candidates should be committed to the 21st century Standards for ELA and Mathematics done in a creative interactive classroom. The applicant should have demonstrated skill in the use of learning centers and thematic education, and employ a constructivist approach to teaching. Candidates should have an understanding of Unit Planning and demonstrated skill in use of technology as a tool in the classroom.   Norwood-Fontbonne Academy is a pre-k through grade 8, Catholic, Independent, co-ed, elementary school sponsored by the Sisters of St. Joseph and located in Chestnut Hill, Pennsylvania.   Requirements: BS/Certification in English and Elementary Education. Masters preferred. 3 years experience in elementary school/middle school teaching Skilled in use of Google Suite Skilled in technology, preference with experience in distance learning Demonstrates a commitment to...
Norwood-Fontbonne Academy 8891 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, USA Full time
Aug 25, 2020
Language Arts/Social Studies Teacher: grade 6    Norwood-Fontbonne Academy is seeking a full time English Language Arts/Social Studies teacher for grade 6.   He/she should be committed to the 21st century “ The Standards for the English Language Arts” and to those teaching principles associated with “ Advancing Adolescent Literacy.” He/she should have demonstrated skill in understanding the pre-adolescent, empowering student ELA development through use of various media, and fostering student success with challenging curriculum. Candidates should have an understanding of Unit Planning and demonstrated skill in use of technology as a tool in the classroom.   Norwood-Fontbonne Academy is a pre-k through grade 8, Catholic, Independent, co-ed, elementary school sponsored by the Sisters of St. Joseph and located in Chestnut Hill, Pennsylvania.   Requirements: BS/Certification in English and Elementary Education. Masters preferred. 3 years experience in elementary...
Norwood-Fontbonne Academy 8891 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, USA Full time
Aug 25, 2020
Library/Student Support Teacher Grades K-6   Norwood-Fontbonne Academy is seeking a Library/Student Support Teacher.   Candidates should have a genuine love of reading, and demonstrated skill in organization and use of technology as a tool in the classroom.   Norwood-Fontbonne Academy is a pre-k through grade 8, Catholic, Independent, co-ed, elementary school sponsored by the Sisters of St. Joseph and located in Chestnut Hill, Pennsylvania.   Requirements: BS/Certification in Library Science and Elementary Education. Masters preferred. 3 years experience in elementary school/middle school teaching Skilled in use of Google Suite Skilled in technology, preference with experience in distance learning. Demonstrates a commitment to embracing Catholic education, specifically the mission of Norwood-Fontbonne Academy and the Sisters of St. Joseph   Please respond electronically by September 1, 2020. Send immediately resume, letter of interest, and completed...
Norwood-Fontbonne Academy 8891 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, USA Part time