Catasauqua High School students presented the CHS Winter Concert Dec. 12.
I hope Santa was generous to Catasauqua Middle School students, families, teachers and staff on Christmas Day.
Please have a safe and enjoyable New Year's Eve and day.
Remember, school will resume Jan. 2 for Catasauqua Area School District students.
The Catasauqua Area School Board will hold its next meeting Jan. 8 at 7 p.m. in the district administration office board room.
This past week Lehigh Valley Christian High School had its annual Spirit Week. It was very fun and full of spirit!
On Monday everyone dressed in pajamas and on Tuesday the students showed their love for their favorite sports team, whether they liked being a Cougar or a Flyers fan.
Wednesday was superhero or villain day and everyone was very creative. Thursday was nerd day and proved to be another fantastic day full of students having fun.
On Friday, the last day of the week, it was spirit day and everyone showed their school spirit by wearing red shirts.
Middle school students enjoyed a night of socializing and dancing at the CMS Spirit Dance.
Students in the Catasauqua High School will have an early dismissal Friday, Dec. 21.
Students in the high school will be dismissed at 11 a.m.
Schools will remain closed from Monday, Dec. 24 through Tuesday, Jan. 1 for the Christmas holiday.
Classes will resume on Wednesday, Jan. 2.
I hope everyone enjoys a wonderful and safe holiday with their family.
Catasauqua Middle School STAR Players of the Month for November were recognized during the Dec. 6 school board meeting. From left are Jacob Smith, Morgan Martin and Charlotte Snyder. Not pictured but honored was Bree Sheldon. Also pictured with the students is CMS Principal Melissa Inselmann.
Catasauqua Middle School STAR Players of the Month for October were recognized by the school board during the Nov. 12 meeting. From left are Lavonte Bouie, Rodney Berger, Shane Dolon and Sabastian Gibbs. With the students is CMS Principal Melissa Inselmann.
The Central Catholic Viking wrestling team began its 2012-13 season with a strong showing at the 2012 Catasauqua Dual Tournament Dec. 8.
Led by seniors Alex Laudadio, James Raduj, Connor Brosious, Nick Heberling and Mike Rodgers, and coached by Dave Snyder, the team looks to continue its early success in upcoming matches against Southern Lehigh and Bethlehem Catholic.
The team also has also seen strong leadership from juniors Ryan Carty and Daniel D'Agostini, as well as sophomore Jason Torok, who all have high goals for this year's post-season.
Middle school students performed their annual winter instrumental and choral concerts Dec. 13 and Dec. 19 in the school auditorium.
Students did a great job sharing with the school community a number of favorite and well known Christmas and holiday songs and instrumental pieces.
I want to wish Catasauqua Middle School students and their families, teachers and the administration a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.
Middle school students will be dismissed at 11:30 a.m. tomorrow, marking the beginning of the winter holiday break.
Sheckler Elementary School students of the month for November were recognized during the Catasauqua Area School Board's Dec. 6 meeting. Pictured from left, in the front row, are Jordan Soltis, Logan Younes, Trevor Regits and Larry Snyder and in the back row are Derek Troxell, Angelina Grate and Bridgette Walsh. Pictured with the students is Assistant to the Principal Ron DeMaio.