A Neumann-Goretti student will become the East Passyunk Crossing school’s first University of Pennsylvania enrollee in three years.
By Joseph Myers
As a boy, Ikym Simon developed an intense interest in reading, with the discipline proving quite helpful last year as he inspected ample outreach from colleges and universities across the country. From among his many distinguished suitors, the senior at Ss. Neumann-Goretti High School chose the University of Pennsylvania and will become his soon-to-be alma mater’s first matriculant at the Ivy League institution since 2016.