There is still time to get into the spirit of the season and send in a donation from the wish list that benefits Lehigh Valley Children’s Hospital. Sheckler Elementary School’s Home and School group has organized the collection.
Donations will be collected until Dec. 14.
Sheckler Elementary is holding a holiday shop from Dec. 10 through Dec. 14. This in-school shopping program will be open for students to have an opportunity to buy gifts for their families or friends for the holiday season.
The school year seems to be rolling right along, as Dec. 7 is the mid-marking period for teachers and students.
The Catasauqua Middle School winter band concert is scheduled for 7-8 p.m. Dec. 12.
CMS is proud to announce the following holiday chorus concerts, set for Dec. 19:
Fifth- and sixth-grade concert, 6:30-7 p.m.
Seventh- and eighth-grade concert, 7-7:30 p.m.
There will be an early dismissal Dec. 21. CMS students will be dismissed 11 a.m.
There will be no lunches served.
There will be an introductory meeting for anyone interested in participating in the Emerging Healthcare and Engineering program through Lehigh Carbon Community College, Lehigh Career & Technical Institute and Penn State in the Catasauqua High School guidance office sometime in early January 2019. Any student interested in doing this his or her senior year should plan to attend this meeting.
Please listen for announcements and additional information.
Catasauqua High School has announced the names of students who earned honor roll for the first quarter of the 2018-19 academic year.
DISTINGUISHED HONOR ROLL
Thursday, Dec. 6: Elem. — Ham and cheese pretzelwich, side salad, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, milk choice; M.S. — Chicken fryz, whole-grain pretzel rod, Tater Tots, baked beans, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, milk choice; H.S. — Whole-grain nachos grande with lettuce and tomato, assorted fresh fruit, refried beans, baby carrots, side salad, milk choice
In the spirit of the season, Sheckler Elementary School’s Home and School organization is hosting a donation drive that will benefit Lehigh Valley Children’s Hospital.
It’s hard to have a child in the hospital, especially during the holidays. Items collected will help assist families during a hospital stay.
Donations will be collected at Sheckler Elementary until Dec. 14. A list of suggested donations, along with the guidelines, can be found on the Home and School Facebook page for anyone who would like to donate and show support.
Catasauqua Area School District Board of Education held its Nov. 13 meeting at Lehigh Career and Technical Institute, Schnecksville.
The board mentioned discussions have been going well between Catasauqua Middle School Principal Melissa Inselmann and the CMS Parent-Teacher Forum regarding the dress code. Parents addressed the school board at the Aug. 14 meeting to share their concerns regarding inconsistencies and ambiguous wording they noted in the dress code. An updated, revised dress code is expected to be presented to the board in January.
Thursday, Nov. 29: Elem. — Whole-grain chicken and cheese quesadilla, assorted fresh fruit, refried beans, baby carrots, milk choice; M.S. — Whole-grain ham and cheese pretzelwich, Tater Tots, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, milk choice; H.S. — Whole-grain ham and cheese pretzelwich, green beans, side salad, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, milk choice