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Roughies Report

Thursday, March 28, 2013 by LINDA ROTHROCK Special to The Press in School

Three LCTI students honored

Congratulations to Ryan Krause, Samantha Snyder and Yenifer Gonzalez for being selected Lehigh Career & Technology Institute Students of the Month for February.

All three are also Catasauqua High School students.

Ryan and Samantha are in culinary arts programs and Yenifer is studying the early care and education of young children.


Penn State Lehigh Valley Emerging Leaders Institute is hosting a free one-day seminar on April 27.

Any student who is interested in more informationshould see Mrs. Roseman.

The deadline to register is Friday March 29.

Sheckler News

Thursday, March 28, 2013 by LORI RICE Special to The Press in School

Officers to be elected April 3

The Sheckler Elementary School's monthly Home and School meeting will be held in the school's library April 3 at 7 p.m.

Voting will take place for Home and School officers for the upcoming school year.

Best of luck to all the nominees!

Topics to be discussed include any upcoming events at Sheckler and activities being held for students.

All parents are invited and encouraged to attend.


I would like to wish everyone a blessed and happy Easter, filled with lots of smiles and laughter.


CMS News

Thursday, March 28, 2013 by MARK RECCEK in School

Schools closed March 28-April 1

Schools will be closed for Catasauqua Area School District students March 28 throughApril 1 in observance of the Easter holiday.


Spring picture day for the middle school will be held April 2. Be sure to bring your smile to school with you.


In looking ahead, reading and math PSSA exams for grades 5 thru 8 will take place April 16-18.

Students will be dismissed early, at 11:30 a.m., during these days and no lunch will be served.


CMS News

Thursday, March 21, 2013 by MARK RECCEK in School

Musician honored

Congratulations to Catasauqua Middle School student Collin Weaver who recently received an achievement award at the March 11 Catasauqua Area School Board meeting.

Collin was honored for participating in the Seventh- and Eighth-Grade Intermediate Band Orchestra Festival held Feb. 1 at Saucon Valley High School. He plays the clarinet with the middle school orchestra band.


Tomorrow, Friday, March 22, the PTF will host a Family Movie Night at 7 p.m. in the middle school auditorium.

In keeping with the Easter season, the movie "Hop" will be shown.


Roughies Report

Thursday, March 21, 2013 by LINDA ROTHROCK Special to The Press in School

Yearbook orders are due now

If you have not ordered your 2013 Catasauqua High School yearbook, it's not too late to reserve your copy. Yearbooks are a nice way to look back and remember stories , events and special times with your classmates.

They can be ordered up until March 30 for a cost of $44.75. If ordered after that date, the cost increases to $54. Orders can be placed by calling 1-800-600-9107 or by visiting

Orders should not be placed by a 2013 graduating senior or for a 2013 graduating senior. Those books have already been ordered and the money cannot be refunded.