Mr. Tim Dougherty always has something to say, and he always says it well.
Follow Mr. Dougherty's blog as he offers a "behind the scenes" look into his uniquely diverse roles within the Archmere community as both an English teacher and the school's Director of Curriculum & Instruction.
On This Date… On April 4, 1968, ten days before Easter, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was shot and killed in Memphis, TN, where he had gone to lend support to the city’s sanitation workers who were on strike. The … Continue reading →
On This Date… On April 2, 1513, 500 years ago today, Spanish explorer Ponce de Leon landed at the site of present-day St. Augustine, Florida. He named the region “Florida” from the Spanish name for Easter – Pascua Florida – … Continue reading →
Dear Members of the Archmere Community, In this, the second quarterly update on the progress we are making on advancing the Strategic Plan for Archmere Academy, you will see that there is significant momentum in each of five areas of focus identified in the Plan, with particular emphasis in the first six months of the […]
Today’s Word: O God, You have taught me from my youth, and til the present, to proclaim your wondrous deeds. (Psalm 71:17) Today is the first day of the eight-day Jewish Feast of Passover. The Passover commemorates the liberation of … Continue reading →
Today in Rome Pope Francis was inaugurated as the 266th Pope at a Mass in Saint Peter’s Square before a crowd of 200,000. Pope Francis was elected on March 13, at the age of 76, on the fifth ballot. He … Continue reading →