Catasauqua Press

Monday, December 11, 2017

Middle School: Winter band concert planned for Dec. 7

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 by The Press in School

Come on out to Catasauqua Middle School’s winter band concert 7 p.m. Dec. 7 in the school auditorium.

This is an excellent opportunity to enjoy holiday music!

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Reminder: Catasauqua Area School District School Board is scheduled to meet 7 p.m. Dec. 5 in the district administration board room, 201 N. 14th St.

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Members of the CMS band and chorus will hold their annual holiday concert assembly in the morning of Dec. 12 for students and faculty.

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The CMS chorus will perform its holiday concert 7 p.m. Dec. 13 in the school auditorium.

Elementary School: No school for students Dec. 4

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 by The Press in School

School will be closed Dec. 4 for an ACT 80 day. Regularly scheduled classes will resume Dec. 5.

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Sheckler Elementary School’s monthly Home and School meeting will be held 6:30 p.m. Dec. 6. All parents are invited and encouraged to attend.

Topics to be discussed include upcoming events and activities for students.

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Fourth-grade students have been busy practicing for their upcoming Christmas program that will take place at Sheckler Dec. 14. Be sure to save the date!

Elementary school: Happy holiday!

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 by The Press in School

Happy Thanksgiving to one and all. May your holiday be filled with many smiles, much laughter and a thankful heart as you spend time making memories with those you love.

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Reminder: School will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday through Nov. 27. Regularly scheduled classes will resume Nov. 28.

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Families and friends of Sheckler Elementary School students came together Nov. 16 to have Thanksgiving dinner at school.

Parents share concerns with Catasauqua Area School Board

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 by SAMANTHA ANDERSON in School

Catasauqua Area School District Board of Education heard from some concerned high school parents at its Nov. 13 meeting, held at Lehigh Career and Technical Institute, Schnecksville.

Their primary concerns centered on the girls soccer coaching staff and included allegations of favoritism and unfairness. Several parents shared their personal experiences with the coaches and their daughters’ frustrations with the board.

High school: Turkey Day Tunnel event set

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 by The Press in School

The Varsity “C” Club, in conjunction with Student Council at Catasauqua High School, will be hosting its second annual Thanksgiving Eve community bonfire tradition of the Turkey Day Tunnel. Activities begin 6:30 p.m. Nov. 22 in the side parking lot at Sheckler Elementary School.

Refreshments will be available.

This event is weather permitting.

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Reminder: Students in the Catasauqua Area School District will have an early dismissal Nov. 22. High school students will be dismissed 11:30 a.m.

Middle school: District is closed for the Thanksgiving holiday

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 by The Press in School

Catasauqua Area School District schools will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday tomorrow, Nov. 23, through Nov. 28.

Enjoy your time with family and friends!

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The CASD School Board is scheduled to meet 7 p.m. Dec. 5 in the district administration board room at 201 N. 14th St.

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Come on out to the winter band concert 7 p.m. Dec. 7 in the school auditorium.

This is an excellent opportunity to enjoy holiday music.

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