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
There will be a PTF meeting 7-8 p.m. Oct. 16 in the library.
Picture retake day is scheduled for Oct. 19.
Looking ahead: There will be an early dismissal Oct. 31.
Catasauqua Middle School will dismiss students 12:20 p.m.
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Have a great week.
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.
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.
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.
On Oct. 16, second-grade students will be taking a field trip to Seiple Farms. Students should dress for the weather and wear sneakers.
Thursday, Oct. 4: Elem. — Whole-grain macaroni and cheese, side salad, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, milk choice; M.S. — Whole-grain ham and cheese pretzelwich, assorted fresh fruit, Tater Tots, baby carrots, milk choice; H.S. — Whole-grain ham and cheese pretzelwich, assorted fresh fruit, potato wedges, baby carrots, side salad, milk choice
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.
Catasauqua Middle School will be closed Oct. 8 for the Columbus Day holiday.
Enjoy your long weekend.
Sheckler Elementary School will be closed Oct. 8 for Columbus Day. Regular scheduled classes will resume Oct. 9.
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.
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.
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.
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.