On Thursday Nov. 15, Lehigh Career and Technical Institute will hold an open house at their Schnecksville campus from 6 to 8:30 p.m.
Parents and families of current and prospective students can attend a special academic center presentation, visit open classrooms and lab demonstrations and learn more about the school and what it has to offer.
While there, visitors are also invited to shop the bakery, flower shop and the school store. Instructors will be available to provide additional information and to answer questions.
Catasauqua Middle School and the PTF will hold a spirit dance for students tomorrow, Friday, Nov. 16, from 7 to 9 p.m. in the school gymnasium. Come out and enjoy the company of friends, music and refreshments.
A reminder to parents and students that parent-teacher conferences will be held today and tomorrow, along with Monday and Tuesday. Early dismissal for students will take place at 12:20 today and 11:30 a.m. tomorrow, Monday and Tuesday.
A concert held recently at Sheckler Elementary School was a reward for well-behaved students.
The 30th Annual Sheckler Thanksgiving Dinner, Dress Up Day and Food Drive will be held today Nov. 15.
The approximate start times for each grade level's lunch periods are as follows second grade, 10:50 a.m.; IU classes/Life Skills, 11:15 a.m.; morning kindergarten, 11:20 a.m.; fourth grade, 11:35 a.m.; first grade, 12:10 p.m.; afternoon kindergarten, 12:25 p.m.; third grade, 12:45 p.m. All guests are asked to report to the gym upon arrival.
Sheckler Elementary School students entered their jack-o-lantern creations in a contest.
Students enjoyed a walk through the neighborhood in costume during the Sheckler Elementary School Halloween Parade.
After a long week of power outages and trees and debris found throughout Catasauqua due to damaging effects of Hurricane Sandy, it is back to school this week for school district students.
The storm caused district offices and schools to close Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday last week and led to two-hour delays Thursday and Friday.
Report cards will be distributed to CMS students today. Good luck to all students!
Parent-teacher conferences will be held Nov. 14, 15, 16, 19 and 20.
The Cherrydale Mega Moola Event will be held Friday, Nov. 9, in the Sheckler gym, 6-7:30 p.m. This fun night is a reward for those students who sold 10 or more items in the Cherrydale fundraiser. Students must have a signed ticket to attend.
Big congratulations go out to Coach Tom Falzone, his coaching staff and the entire Catasauqua High School varsity football squad for an awesome 10-0 season and for capturing the 2012 Colonial League championship title for the first time since 1996.
In first round District 11 playoff action, the Rough Riders will play host to the Northern Lehigh Bulldogs on Friday evening, Nov. 9, at Alumni Field. Kick off time is 7 p.m., so bundle up, bring a blanket or two and come on out to watch some fantastic athletes play great football and cheer them on to another victory!
For those students who either didn't have their pictures taken or who would like their photos taken again, picture retake day is scheduled for Monday, Nov. 5, from 7:45 to 8:45 a.m.
If you'd like to Give a Pint and Save a Life, then sign up to become a blood donor for the National Honor Society's first blood drive of the school year on Nov. 8.
Penn State Lehigh Valley is hosting a fall application night on Thursday, Nov. 8, beginning at 5:30 p.m. Admissions counselors will be available to assist students with completing applications.