Springfield Alumni Association

Ed Zwicker III, President (Class of 1955)

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School District of Springfield Township Old Enfield Farewell/New Enfield Tours

The School District of Springfield Township, will host a farewell to the original Enfield School located at Church and Paper Mill Roads, Oreland, PA 19075 on Saturday, January 8, 2022 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  The building and campus will be razed to make way for several softball fields, a multipurpose field, and walking paths on the site, scheduled to be completed in Spring 2023.  Tours of the new Enfield Elementary School located at 300 Montgomery Avenue, Erdenheim, PA  19038 will also be available on Saturday, January 8, 2022 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. 

Construction began on the original Enfield School on September 3, 1947 and the school was occupied for the first time during the 1948-49 school year on September 15, 1948.  The Principal was Miss Anna M. Ward and the Superintendent at the time was A. L. Gehman.

The new Enfield Elementary School project was designed by Schrader Group Architects and managed by D’Huy Engineers.  The building opened for the 2020-2021 school year with Dr. Catherine Van Vooren as the Principal and Dr. Nancy M. Hacker as the Superintendent. Dr. Meghan Markle was named Principal of Enfield Elementary School in May 2021 and Dr. MaryJo Yannacone became the Superintendent of Schools in December 2020.

Enfield Elementary School has won the following awards in design and construction:

  • American School & University – Educational Interiors Portfolio
    •    Outstanding Design for a Cafeteria
       
  •  Learning By Design – Fall 2021 Architectural Portfolio
    • Outstanding Project for New Construction
  • American School & University – Fall 2021 Architectural Portfolio
    • Outstanding Design for New Construction

All members of the community are invited to visit both Enfield School and Enfield Elementary this Saturday between 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.  Administrators will be on hand to greet visitors and provide tours of both buildings.  Memorabilia will be on display at both buildings.  This will be the last opportunity for members of the community to tour Enfield School at Church Road, as it is scheduled for demolition next month.  Please note that social distancing will be strictly adhered to and masks will be required by all who attend.