The Catasauqua Area School Board recognized Catasauqua Middle School students Ella Kielmeyer, left, and Collin Weaver as STAR students of the month for April at the board's May 13 meeting. With the students is CMS Principal Melissa Inselmann.
Thursday, May 30: Elem.–Hot dog on a whole grain bun, baked beans, sliced peaches, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, milk. M.S., H.S.–Catty bowl with popcorn chicken, assorted fresh fruit, steamed broccoli, baby carrots, side salad, milk.
Friday, May 31: Elem.–Maxx sticks with marinara sauce, broccoli, applesauce, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, milk. M.S., H.S.–Hot roast beef sandwich on a kaiser roll with American, assorted fresh fruit, black bean salad, baby carrots, side salad, milk.
The following students achieved honor-roll status during the second quarter of the 2012-13 academic year.
Second-graders at Sheckler Elementary School sang a song of Aesop at their April 24 show.
The Central Catholic High School Class of 2013 will be holding its baccalaureate Mass 7 p.m. June 6 at St. Joseph the Worker Church.
Graduation will commence on the following day, 7 p.m. June 7, in Rockne Hall.
Admission for both events is by ticket only. For more information, visit the school website at acchs.info.
CCHS will be administering Intermediate Post Concussion Assessment and Cognitive Testing for all incoming freshmen today, May 23. All other current students wishing to play a fall sport will be administered the test May 29 and 30 in Rockne Hall.
Any Catasauqua High School student in grades nine through 12 who is considering a career in criminal justice is welcome to apply to attend the Forensics Investigator Training Experience program at DeSales University from June 17-19. Participants in the program will meet daily from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The cost of the program includes lunch and snacks. Space is limited. If you are interested, go to OfficerDavid.org or visit DeSales's website at www.desales.edu.crimefite for cost and registration information.
Congratulations to Sheckler Elementary School students Joelyne Jacob and Paige Bartholomew. Their "No Bullying" posters were awarded runner-up status in state Rep. Harhart's poster contest. Both girls' posters will be on display in the East Wing Rotunda of the State Capitol. The girls and their families are invited to visit the Capitol to have their pictures taken with the posters and to watch the House of Representatives in action. Way to go, girls, for participating in this effort to get the "No Bullying" message out there.
Catasauqua Middle School students were treated like stars at the CMS Formal May 4, held in the school's gymnasium.
Thursday, May 23: Elem.–Ham and cheese pretzelwich, french fries, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, milk. M.S.–Philly cheesesteak on a roll, steak sauce, assorted fresh fruit, steamed asparagus, baby carrots, side salad, milk.
Friday, May 24: Elem.–Pizza (red, whole grain), broccoli, sliced peaches, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, milk. M.S.–Tacos, buttered corn, assorted fresh fruit, black bean salad, baby carrots, side salad, milk.
Monday May 27: Holiday. Closed.
The Catasauqua Middle School sixth grade Fiesta is scheduled for tomorrow in the middle school gymnasium.
This fun, yearly event gives students the opportunity to showcase all things relating to Mexican culture, heritage and history.
Tomorrow evening the PTF will host its end-of-the-year dance from 7 to 9 p.m. at the middle school.
Consider attending the dance with a friend or two.
Catasauqua schools will be closed Monday for Memorial Day.
Classes will resume at their normally scheduled times Tuesday.