Catasauqua Press

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

High school: LCTI to host open house tonight

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 by The Press in School

All prospective Lehigh Career and Technical Institute students and their parents are encouraged to attend LCTI’s open house scheduled 6-8 p.m. this evening, Nov. 2. All of the school’s labs will be open, and instructors will be available for questions.

Visitors will also be able to attend an information session in the school’s cafeteria, where recent graduates and guidance counselors will speak on how career and technical education helps students get more out of their high school career. This will take place 7 p.m.

Middle school: Report cards coming

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 by The Press in School

Catasauqua Middle School report cards will be released Nov. 8. Best of luck to all students!

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The CMS PTF is conducting a pumpkin roll fundraiser made by Cupcakes & s’MORE. Order forms and money are due Nov. 10, and delivery is set for Nov. 21.

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Catasauqua Area School District School Board is scheduled to meet 7 p.m. Nov. 13 at Lehigh Career and Technical Institute, 4500 Education Park Drive, Schnecksville. In addition to the change in venue, this meeting takes place on a Monday, instead of the typical Tuesday.

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Elementary school: Sheckler students pick pumpkins

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 by The Press in School

The great pumpkin patch at Sheckler Elementary School grew for the day once again. Kindergarten students got to come outside to travel through the patch and select their own pumpkin Oct. 20.

A great big shout-out to all who continue to make this event possible for the kindergarten students of Sheckler.

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A special thank you to the students from Catasauqua High School who came to read to the students during guest reader day at Sheckler.

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Middle school: Wear your costume Oct. 27

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 by The Press in School

Catasauqua Middle School students and faculty are invited to participate in the annual Halloween dress-up day tomorrow, Oct. 27. Students and staff are permitted to create a unique and wild Halloween costume.

CMS has directed those dressing up to abide by the school dress code. The costume may not contain a mask, look-alike weapon or studded spikes.

Enjoy your dress-up day!

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In looking ahead, there will be an early dismissal for CMS’ parent-teacher conferences. Students will be dismissed 12:35 p.m. Nov. 15.

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High school: Congratulations, Madison Emery!

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 by The Press in School

Congratulations to senior girls soccer player Madison Emery, who was selected for the 2017 Colonial League Girls Soccer All-Stars second team. Way to go, Madison!

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In preparation for the upcoming basketball season, girls basketball open gyms will be held Tuesdays and Thursdays, beginning 3 p.m., in the Catasauqua High School gymnasium. Any girl interested in playing basketball and not currently participating in a fall sport is encouraged to attend.

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