Thursday, June 5: Elem.–Cook's choice. M.S., H.S.–Chef's choice entrée, accompaniments, fruit choice, steamed vegetable of the day, milk.
Friday, June 6: Elem.–Cook's choice. M.S., H.S.–Chef's choice entrée, accompaniments, fruit choice, steamed vegetable of the day, milk.
Monday, June 9: Elem.–Cook's choice. M.S., H.S.–Chef's choice entrée, accompaniments, fruit choice, steamed vegetable of the day, milk.
Tuesday, June 10: Elem.–Early dismissal. No lunch. M.S., H.S.–No lunches served.
The Catasauqua High School Baccalaureate Ceremony, held June 1 in the school auditorium, was filled with both seriousness and humor.
Faculty speaker Brad Evans, teacher at Sheckler Elementary School, told the soon-to-be graduates the lessons learned at Sheckler have been a constant part of their lives throughout their educational journey.
"All of these gifts you still use today," he said.
Evans encouraged the Class of 2014 to positively impact the world around them.
"I challenge all of you to go forward and make a difference in the world," he said.
Sheckler students enjoyed a fun and entertaining bicycle safety and anti-bullying program May 29 that included BMX riders and ramps that were used for some amazing jumps and stunts. Thanks go to Julie Stauffer for providing this for the students of Sheckler in loving memory of her son Sage.
June 9 is the last day breakfast and lunch will be served for this school year.
June 10-13 will be early dismissal days for students in grades 1-4 at noon each day.
As the month of May comes to a close, so does the school year for Allentown Central Catholic seniors.
Many seniors began wrapping up the academic year earlier this month with the administration of Advanced Placement tests for college credit. Other seniors will take their last high school exams over the course of this week into next, ending with their final day in the halls of Central Catholic June 3. Their loss will create a hard-to-fill gap in the hearts of the friends and teachers left behind as they move on to bigger and better things.
CMS field day set for next week.
Next week Catasauqua Middle School students will participate in the annual field day competitions.
Eight-grade students will participate in field day Tuesday, June 3; seventh-grade students will have their field day Wednesday, June 4; sixth-grade students will participate Thursday, June 5; and fifth-grade students will have their field day Friday, June 6.
Students are reminded to wear appropriate clothing for the events.
Sheckler Elementary School Fun Days will be held for students in connection with their physical education class. Fourth-grade students will enjoy their Fun Day on June 2, third-grade students on June 3, second-grade students on June 4 and first-grade student on June 5. Rain dates for this event will be on June 6, 9, 10 and 11. Students should remember to bring a water bottle to use throughout the day as well as a packed lunch and be ready for some fun activities.
Any new Catasauqua High School Varsity "C" Club member who did not have the opportunity to get fitted for and order their Varsity "C" Club jacket should see Mr. Snyder in the guidance office.
Any student interested in taking driver's education classes this summer or next fall should stop by the guidance office, main office or see Mr. Gerhard for additional information.
The Senior Awards Assembly were held Wednesday morning, followed by the Senior Class Picnic at the North Catasauqua Park.
Thursday, May 29: Elem.–Hot dog on whole grain bun, baked beans, sliced peaches, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, milk. M.S.–Catty bowl with popcorn chicken, assorted fresh fruit, steamed broccoli, baby carrots, milk. H.S.–Catty bowl with popcorn chicken, assorted fresh fruit, steamed broccoli, baby carrots, side salad, milk.
The following students at Catasauqua Middle School earned honor roll status during the third marking period of the 2013-14 academic year.
Grade 8:Jacob Becker, Lucas Bloszinsky, Austin Boyko, Makenzie Bradley, Seth Chase, Dede Creppy, Shane Dolon, Madison Emery, Kaitlyn Hoagland, Megan Nyce, Mitchell Phillips, Corey Raysely, Steven Ritter, Maria Rosario, Michael Sauter, Bree Sheldon
Sheckler students had some sprintime fun at school.