Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network's Project SEARCH program held its graduation ceremony June 13, at the Conrad W. Raker Center, Allentown. Eight Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network interns and four Lehigh County interns were honored, among them a Catasauqua resident.
Project SEARCH helps students with disabilities learn soft skills and self-advocacy skills needed for the job marketplace. The nine-month program places the students in various jobs at Good Shepherd and provides the participants with real-world experiences and the skills they need to become valued employees.
The following students earned honor roll status at Catasauqua Middle School during the fourth marking period of the 2012-13 academic year.
High Honor Roll
Grade 8: Brandon Adams, Alexis Bernard, Michael Coffin, Rose Dietrich, Britni Elekes, Lindsay Grothmann, Colin Hawk, Kayla Hein, Samantha Henning, Nicholas Hertzog, Morgan Martin, Tyler Newhart, Danielle Pluchinsky, Nicholas Shelak, Kaylyn Simpson, Hannah Smith, John Stires, Andrew Verenna, Cody Walker, Colin Weaver
In an effort to engage students in combating the growing problem of school bullying, state Rep. Julie Harhart, R-183rd, held a "No Bullying" Poster Contest for fourth-grade students in the 183rd Legislative District.
CMS puts on spring concert Catasauqua Middle School students are all smiles prior to performing their spring choral concert May 22 in the auditorium of the middle school.
Catasauqua Middle School students are all smiles prior to performing their spring choral concert May 22 in the auditorium of the middle school.
The following Catasauqua High School students earned honor roll status during the fourth quarter of the 2012-13 academic year.
Grade 12: Aimee Amari, Erica Bennicoff, Liam Browne, Shannon Bundra, Natialia Candelaria, Selena Contreras, Christopher Creyer, Jeremy Da Silva, Zac Edwards, Alissa Frederick, Melissa Fuhrman, Colleen Hickey, Paige Kogelman, Bailey Kudla-Williams, Morgon Lesko, Ashley Lopez-Soto, Tyler J. Miller, Zachary Miller, Kayla Mullin, Rachel Peters, Lauren Pluchinsky, Alex Pushcarovich, Emily Williams
Fourth-graders at Sheckler Elementary School participated in the annual Sheckler Egg Drop in May.
As always, spring activities in Catasauqua area schools are too numerous to fit on the school page in a timely manner. Look for these and other events to be published on this page during the summer recess:
Catasauqua High School: teacher retirements, post-graduation plans, Elmer Gates Awards, fourth-quarter honor roll
Catasauqua Middle School: teacher retirements, Sixth-Grade Fiesta, Eighth-Grade Celebration, eighth-grade field day, choral and instrumental concerts and STAR students for May, fourth-quarter honor roll