Catasauqua High School has announced the students named to the honor roll for the second quarter of the 2019-20 academic year.
DISTINGUISHED HONOR ROLL
I would like to wish everyone a very happy Valentine’s Day. May your day be filled with many smiles and much love.
Sheckler Elementary School will be closed Feb. 14 and 17 for Presidents Day.
Regular scheduled classes will resume Feb. 18.
In honor of Read Across America/TV Turnoff Week, Sheckler Elementary will be celebrating with special activities planned for students throughout the week.
Thursday, Feb. 13: Elem. — Whole-grain pizza, steamed broccoli, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, milk choice; M.S., H.S. — Whole-grain chicken and cheese quesadilla, assorted fresh fruit, green beans (H.S.: refried beans instead), baby carrots, Tater Tots (H.S.: side salad instead), milk choice
Friday, Feb. 14: Schools are closed. No meals served.
Monday, Feb. 17: Schools are closed. No meals served.
The second marking period reward will be Feb. 13.
Students will be treated to a movie and a snack.
Catasauqua Middle School will be closed Feb. 14 and 17 for the Presidents Day holiday.
The CMS PTF meets 7 p.m. Feb. 18 in the library.
The Pennies for Patients kickoff assembly is scheduled for Feb. 20.
Pick up your fauschnaut order Feb. 24 at the school.
An announcement will be sent out as soon as a pickup time is established.
Bud Cole Memorial Scholarship
Bertsch-Hokendauqua-Catasauqua Watershed Association is offering the Bud Cole Memorial Scholarship to all college-bound high school seniors residing within the boundaries of the watershed, including the Catasauqua Area and Northampton Area school districts.
Spring sign-ups are taking place now in the Catasauqua High School athletic office for boys baseball and track and field.
Also, sign-ups are still taking place for girls softball.
Catasauqua High School Drama Club is excited to present “Crazy for You,” the Gershwin musical comedy with a book by famed comedic playwright Ken Ludwig. And that’s what it is: a musical comedy with songs by George and Ira Gershwin that makes everything old seem young again, with the audience included.
Kristine Kostura, Brad Evans and Dan Kotran, faculty members at Sheckler Elementary School, noticed an opportunity to bring a new hands-on learning experience to students while also getting them outside and enjoying nature.
This is how the school’s pollinator garden came into existence.
The three teachers share a passion for the environment, according to Kostura. They realized an underutilized courtyard on the property could be turned into a “living classroom” space.
Feb. 6 marks the 100th day of school for Sheckler Elementary School students.
The Scholastic book fair will be held for students Feb. 11-20. They will have the opportunity to preview or make purchases.
The book fair will also be held in Sheckler Elementary’s cafe for families to come and shop together 6-7:30 p.m. Feb. 20 during the Read Across America/TV Turnoff Week, which will be taking place the week of Feb. 16-22.
Students will celebrate Valentine’s Day with parties in their classrooms Feb. 13.
There is still time for any Catasauqua High School junior or senior winter sports athlete to sign up to participate in the guest reader day at Sheckler Elementary School Feb. 20.
Any athlete interested in reading to a classroom at Sheckler Elementary should sign up in the CHS athletic office.