Catasauqua Press

Monday, October 14, 2019

Bridgeway Academy celebrates 30 years

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 by SAMANTHA ANDERSON in School

Bridgeway Academy, 334 Second St., Catasauqua, celebrated its 30th anniversary Oct. 1 with cake, photos, stories and fun.

The company offers home school programs and curriculum, programs for home education, online home schooling programs and more. Some of the biggest attractions to this style of schooling are the flexibility and fully accredited programs.

Catasauqua lunch menus

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 by The Press in School

Thursday, Oct. 10: Elem., M.S., H.S. — Whole-grain grilled cheese sandwich, Tater Tots, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, milk choice (H.S.: side salad also)

Friday, Oct. 11: Elem. — Whole-grain pizza, steamed corn, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, milk choice; M.S. — Whole-grain buffalo chicken subs, steamed peas, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, milk choice; H.S. — Whole-grain buffalo chicken subs, french fries, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, side salad, milk choice

Monday, Oct. 14: Schools closed. No lunches served.

CMS News: PTF meeting will be Oct. 15

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 by The Press in School

There will be a CMS PTF meeting 7 p.m. Oct. 15 in the library.

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Reminder: School will be closed Oct. 14 for the Columbus Day holiday.

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Don’t forget the school is participating in the Boscov’s Friends Helping Friends event. With the shopping pass, you will receive 25 percent off when you shop at Boscov’s Oct. 16.

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The eighth-grade trip to Washington, D.C., is planned for Oct. 17.

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Picture retake day will be Oct. 18 for students.

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Sheckler News: No classes Oct. 14

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 by The Press in School

School will be closed Oct. 14 for Columbus Day. Regular scheduled classes will resume Oct. 15.

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Second-grade students will be taking a field trip to Seiple Farms Oct. 15. Students should dress for the weather and wear sneakers.

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It’s almost time for the Scholastic book fair to come to Sheckler Elementary School. The book fair will be open for students Oct. 18 and Oct. 20-24.

The book fair will also be held 6-8 p.m. Oct. 24 for families to shop and make purchases together.

Roughies Report: College meeting set

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 by The Press in School

An admission representative from Muhlenberg College will be meeting with Catasauqua High School juniors and seniors in the guidance office during the Rough Rider block Oct. 11.

Sign up on the bulletin board outside the guidance office if you are planning to attend.

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Schools in the Catasauqua Area School District will be closed Oct. 14 in observance of the Columbus Day holiday.

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Fitness event set

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 by The Press in School

LCCC

Lehigh Carbon Community College and its foundation will host their Fall Fitness Fest Oct. 19 at the main campus in Schnecksville.

This year’s events are focused on raising money for student scholarships and LCCC’s Cougar Cabinet food pantry, which was created to address food insecurity among LCCC’s students. Monetary or food donations are deeply appreciated anytime and on the day of the event.

CMS News: Wear blue Oct. 7 for bullying prevention

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 by The Press in School

Students are encouraged to wear blue Oct. 7 in honor of the World Day of Bullying Prevention.

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The eighth-grade Lehigh Career and Technical Institute assembly is scheduled for Oct. 9.

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The fifth-grade Weller Health Education Center presentation will be Oct. 10.

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Catasauqua Middle School will be closed Oct. 14 for the Columbus Day holiday.

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CMS is participating in the Boscov’s Friends Helping Friends event.

Purchase a shopping pass now through the school and receive 25 percent off when you shop at Boscov’s Oct. 16.

Catasauqua lunch menus

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 by The Press in School

Thursday, Oct. 3: Elem. — Whole-grain macaroni and cheese, side salad, assorted fresh fruit, milk choice; M.S., H.S. — Whole-grain ham and cheese pretzelwich, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, Tater Tots (H.S.: potato wedges instead, side salad also), milk choice

Friday, Oct. 4: Elem. — Whole-grain Maxx stix with tomato sauce, green beans, assorted fresh fruit, milk choice; M.S., H.S. — Cheesesteak on whole-grain roll, steamed peas (H.S.: french fries), assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, milk choice