Apply to the 2016-2017 North Penn High School
Engineering Academy

Applications for the 2016-2017 North Penn High School Engineering Academy are now being accepted.  Please download and complete the following document and return to your guidance counselor

Download the 2016-2017 application here


Electronics Guru Creates Masterpiece

TOWAMENCIN – Have you met the genius behind the blinking prom letters? That’s Anthony Quigel, a senior in the Technology and Engineering Department at NPHS. He spends half of his day in the sanctuary of H-pod...  Click here to read more...


NPMAC: North Penn Model Aviation Club to host Indoor Fun-fly Event on Saturday, March 12, 2016 (9am to 4pm)

We're pleased to announce that North Penn High School in Lansdale PA, 19446 is hosting another indoor fun-fly this March 12th, 2016.  Click here for more information...


Engineering Academy students and Model Aviation Club members volunteer Oak Park Elementary School Science Night

North Penn High School Engineering Academy students and students from the Model Aviation Club volunteered at the Oak Park Elementary School Science night on Thursday, March 3, 2016. Click here to read more...


North Penn High School College Fair
Tuesday, March 8, 2016

The North Penn High School Guidance Services is sponsoring a college night on Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at 7:00PM.  Click here for more information...


Drexel University's 2016 BIOMED Summer Academy
Two Sessions:
July 11 - 15, 2016 and July 18 - 22, 2016

The program is a one-week introduction to Biomedical Engineering, which includes laboratory activities, industry site visits,  and faculty seminars and presentations.
Click here for more information...


Lehigh University Summer Engineering Institute
July 10, 2016 - August 16, 2016

Lehigh University’s Summer Engineering Institute (SEI) is a four-week summer residential program of intensive classroom study and research for exceptionally talented, rising high school juniors and seniors. Hosted by Lehigh’s P.C. Rossin College of Engineering and Applied Science...  Click here for more information...


Engineering Projects In Community Service (EPICS) club students electrospin and test hydrophobic nanofibers!

Students in the EPICS-NASA research team characterized their first electrospun hydrophobic nanofiber sample at Wednesday's club meeting.  Click here for more information...


Engineering Academy Students Present at Philly Materials Day at Drexel University on Saturday 2/6!

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania—February 6, 2016— Eleven NPHS engineering academy seniors in the Engineering Design and Development class presented at the 6th annual Philly Materials Day event held at Drexel University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  Click here to read more...


Op-ed: Why Do We Need STEM Toys for Girls?
Dr. Amy Fleischer, Villanova University

Can you have a love-hate relationship with a doll? Can I classify my status with pink and purple building sets as "It's complicated"? 
As I look everywhere …  read more


Summer Opportunity:
Registration Due for Villanova Summer Camp

The College of Engineering is accepting registrations for NovaEdge, a weeklong, on-campus summer program, which introduces a diverse population of students (grades 10-12) to the traditional fields of engineering, including Chemical, Civil and Environmental, Computer and Electrical, and Mechanical. Students also will be introduced to international service learning, Sustainable Engineering and Engineering Entrepreneurship. Lectures and hands-on laboratory experiments are taught by Villanova engineering faculty, and daily guest speakers will bridge academia and industry. Registration closes 2/26/16. 

Visit for more information and to register.