McDevitt receives gift to improve weight room

Bishop McDevitt is pleased to announce that we have received a large cash gift and In kind services from Thomas Bock, Cardinal Dougherty graduate and former McDevitt Football Coach. Mr. Bock is the owner of Ernest Bock and Sons Inc., located in Philadelphia . His generous gift will allow us to update our weight room […]

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Robert Zigmund chosen to represent McDevitt at the NCFL Grand Nationals

Great news from the Bishop McDevitt Forensics Team!  Yesterday, February 29th, the NCFL Grand National Qualifiers were held at Unionville High School in Kennett Square. After 4 rounds of competition, it was announced that senior Robert Zigmund has qualified in Extemporaneous Speaking which means that he has been chosen to represent the PCFL and Bishop […]

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Congratulations to the Bishop McDevitt Forensics Team!

The team was represented by sophomore Danielle Greenberg and senior Robert Zigmund on Feb. 5th and 6th at the Varsity Pennsbury Falcon Invitational tournament. Danielle competed in Dramatic Performance and Robert competed in Original Oratory and Extemporaneous Speaking. Kudos to Danielle who missed semi-finals by just 4 points, which is remarkable because she is a […]

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McDevitt Students Prepare for Annual Reading Olympics Competition

Reading Olympics is an annual co-curricular competition between public and private schools based on reading. Before Christmas break, the monitor (usually an English teacher) is given a set list of books, which are later distributed among the Reading Olympics teams. The genres of the books range from science fiction to realistic fiction. On April 7, […]

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Manzi announces his retirement as McDevitt football coach

Wyncote, Pa– Coach Pat Manzi announced today that he would retire from coaching football at Bishop McDevitt High School.  He will stay on as the Athletic Director and continue teaching. After a rewarding 34 year football coaching career at McDevitt, his accomplishments and awards include: *Producing 139 First Team All-Catholics * Philadelphia Catholic League Championships […]

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Bishop McDevitt High School Student wins Design Competition!

Giuliana Marafioti, a senior at Bishop McDevitt High School was chosen as the Pennsylvania  winner in this year’s youth art event –School Flags across the U.S. Flying High. In honor of Youth Art Month this nationwide flag design competition took place at schools throughout the United States.  The students were challenged to create a design that […]

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McDevitt Gets “SMART”

McDevitt Gets “SMART” In today’s technological era, the classroom experience has been improved for a countless number of students worldwide when compared to the previous decade. For one thing, the presence of the SMART Board has provided an engaging and interactive learning experience. The SMART Board is an interactive whiteboard that promotes collaboration and allows […]

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McDevitt Wrestling wins District 12 Championship!

The Bishop McDevitt wrestling team is the definition of grit and integrity. From waking up early to losing weight for the next day, the team members push each other to reach their full potential.  They are there for each other, in time of need, to hold each other up. The members are more than a […]

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Varsity Football’s Extraordinary Season

This past fall, Bishop McDevitt’s football team won the District 12 Championship against Jenkintown, after winning against KIPP, and made their way toward the State Championship playoffs. Although the team’s season record may not have as many wins as they would like, the players are still proud of their efforts and the victories they did […]

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