Catasauqua Press

Monday, October 15, 2018

Catasauqua lunch menus

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 by The Press in School

Thursday, Oct. 11: Elem. — Whole-grain grilled cheese sandwich, Tater Tots, assorted fresh fruit, green beans, baby carrots, milk choice; M.S., H.S. — Whole-grain grilled cheese sandwich, Tater Tots, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, side salad, milk choice

Friday, Oct. 12: Elem. — Whole-grain pizza, steamed corn, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, milk choice; M.S. — Whole-grain buffalo chicken sub, steamed peas, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, milk choice; H.S. — Whole-grain buffalo chicken sub, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, french fries, side salad, milk choice

CMS News: PTF meeting is Oct. 16

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 by The Press in School

There will be a PTF meeting 7-8 p.m. Oct. 16 in the library.

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Picture retake day is scheduled for Oct. 19.

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Looking ahead: There will be an early dismissal Oct. 31.

Catasauqua Middle School will dismiss students 12:20 p.m.

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If you have any school news or updates for this column, email the information to sanderson@tnonline.com, and I’ll be sure to include it in an upcoming column.

Have a great week.

Roughies Report: Rough Rider car magnets are now available for purchase

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 by The Press in School

Catasauqua High School’s National Honor Society is selling Rough Rider car magnets. The cost is $5 each.

If you are interested in purchasing a magnet, please speak to any National Honor Society member or stop by Mrs. Youwakim’s room, B122.

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Wilkes University is offering a nursing experience program Nov. 9 for CHS junior and senior students who are interested in the field of nursing. The day will include discussions on classes, rotations and a tour. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.

Sheckler News: Sheckler’s book fair is starting Oct. 11

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 by The Press in School

The Scholastic book fair is being held for Sheckler Elementary School students Oct. 11-18. On Oct. 18, the book fair will also be held 5:30-7 p.m. in the school’s cafeteria, where families can have the opportunity to shop and make purchases together.

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On Oct. 16, second-grade students will be taking a field trip to Seiple Farms. Students should dress for the weather and wear sneakers.

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CMS News: Color Run planned for Oct. 7 at CHS

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 by The Press in School

The Don8Zone Color Run takes place 10:30 a.m. Oct. 7 at Catasauqua High School. This districtwide fundraiser culminates in a fun race event.

You can register 9:30 a.m. the day of the event, but the fee must be paid in cash.

Donors will receive color packs to throw on the students and community members participating in the run. The more donors there are, the more tie-dyed the participants will be on event day.

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Catasauqua Middle School will be closed Oct. 8 for the Columbus Day holiday.

Enjoy your long weekend.

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Sheckler News: No school Oct. 8 for holiday

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 by The Press in School

Sheckler Elementary School will be closed Oct. 8 for Columbus Day. Regular scheduled classes will resume Oct. 9.

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Reminder: The Color Run event is to be held at Catasauqua High School Oct. 7.

Thanks go to all who participated in the Don8Zone fundraiser held at Sheckler Elementary.

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Fire Prevention Day at Sheckler Elementary will be taking place Oct. 12. Local firefighters will visit with students to help educate them on fire safety.

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Roughies Report: Honor society officers named

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 by The Press in School

Congratulations to the following Catasauqua High School class officers for National Honor Society’s 2018-19 academic year: Carter Weinhofer, president; Madelyn Moussa, vice president; Trinity Kern, secretary; Katherine Stewart, treasurer; and Hailey Baez, historian.

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Representatives from Wilkes University will be visiting CHS tomorrow, Oct. 5, to speak with interested juniors and seniors.

Representatives from Lebanon Valley College, Gwynedd Mercy University, Millersville University, Alvernia University and King’s College will be visiting the high school Oct. 9.