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Catasauqua lunch menus

Wednesday, March 4, 2020 by The Press in School

Thursday, March 5: Elem. — Whole-grain macaroni and cheese, side salad, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, milk choice; M.S., H.S. — Whole-grain ham and cheese pretzelwich, assorted fresh fruit, Tater Tots, baby carrots, milk choice (H.S.: side salad also)

Friday, March 6: Elem. — Whole-grain Maxx stix with tomato sauce, green beans, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, milk choice; M.S., H.S. — Cheesesteak on whole-grain roll, steamed peas (H.S.: side salad instead), assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, milk choice (H.S.: potato wedges also)

Sheckler News: Students preparing for annual science fair March 5

Wednesday, March 4, 2020 by The Press in School

Sheckler Elementary School’s science fair will be held 5:30-7:30 p.m. March 5.

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Fourth-graders will take a trip to Da Vinci Science Center, Allentown, March 6.

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Daylight saving time begins March 8.

We move our clocks ahead one hour for the upcoming spring and summer seasons.

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Sheckler Elementary’s candy sale will end March 12.

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On March 13, no classes will be held for students. Teachers will have an Act 80 in-service day.

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Sheckler students, look your best March 24 for spring pictures!

Roughies Report: Two honored as LCTI January 2020 Students of the Month

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 by The Press in School

Every month, the teachers at Lehigh Career & Technical Institute recognize students for outstanding effort, improvement, achievement or leadership in their career and technical education programs and Academic Center classes.

Catasauqua High School students Isabella Atiyeh (commercial photography/electronic imaging) and Paolo Demaria (electronic technology/nanofabrication) were selected by their teachers as LCTI January 2020 Students of the Month.

Congratulations, Isabella and Paolo!

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Sheckler News: Return readathon calendar by March 2

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 by The Press in School

Hope everyone got to enjoy some of the activities during Read Across America/TV Turnoff Week.

Sheckler’s readathon calendars need to be turned in to your child’s teacher by March 2.

Add up all the minutes that were read for the month of February. Calendars must be signed by a parent.

As Dr. Seuss states, “The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.”

Always keep on reading.

CMS News: Eighth-grade orientation planned

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 by The Press in School

The eighth-grade student and parent orientation is scheduled for March 2 at Catasauqua High School.

Tours begin 5:30 p.m., and the class registration meeting will start 6:30 p.m.

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The eighth-grade students will input their courses for high school March 6.

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Schools will be closed March 13 for a teacher in-service day.

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Regular attendance is important and essential to a student’s success.

Reed named a Community Champion at annual meeting

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 by SAMANTHA ANDERSON in School

Lois Reed, Catasauqua Area School District business supervisor, was named a Penn State Extension 2019-20 Community Champion for her work in the district.

The Lehigh County Communities That Care, a joint effort of Whitehall-Coplay CTC and Catasauqua PAYS Committee, held its annual meeting Jan. 23 in the Zentz Community Center at Fellowship Community, Whitehall.

During this meeting, two Community Champions were named — one from each area. Michelle Khouri, Whitehall-Coplay School District registrar, was the other honoree.

Catasauqua lunch menus

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 by The Press in School

Thursday, Feb. 20: Elem., M.S. — Whole-grain ham and cheese pretzelwich, assorted fresh fruit, peas (M.S.: green beans instead), baby carrots, milk choice; H.S. — Whole-grain ham and cheese pretzelwich, assorted fresh fruit, Tater Tots, baby carrots, side salad, milk choice

Friday, Feb. 21: Elem. — Whole-grain pizza, steamed corn, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, milk choice; M.S., H.S. — Mandarin chicken, steamed rice, assorted fresh fruit, Asian vegetable medley (H.S.: french fries), baby carrots, side salad, milk choice