Catasauqua Press

Friday, February 23, 2018

Elementary school: Sheckler students can shop Dec. 11-15 for family, friends

Wednesday, December 6, 2017 by The Press in School

Volunteer elves with Home and School will be busy getting ready for Sheckler’s holiday shop. This in-school shopping program will be open Dec. 11-15.

Students will have the opportunity to shop and purchase gifts for their families or friends, so they can give the gifts to them for the holiday.

Students will be given grade-level days during this week at school when they can make their purchases if they choose to do so.

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Students in fourth grade have been creating ornaments with Mr. Kotran to fill the holiday trees that are displayed in the hallways.

Middle school: Mid-marking period to end Dec. 11

Wednesday, December 6, 2017 by The Press in School

The CMS mid-marking period ends Dec. 11.

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Holiday cheer reminder: The Catasauqua Middle School winter band concert is scheduled for 7 p.m. tonight, Dec. 7, in the school auditorium.

Come out to enjoy the musical splendor of the Christmas season!

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The CMS band and chorus is scheduled to hold their annual holiday concert assembly in the morning Dec. 12 for students and faculty.

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Cycle 2 ends for eighth-grade students Dec. 12.

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The CMS chorus will perform its holiday concert Dec. 13 in the school auditorium.

High School: Advent calendars are on sale now

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 by The Press in School

There is still time to purchase your Advent calendar, on sale now for the holiday season. An Advent calendar is a special calendar used to count the days of Advent in anticipation of Christmas.

There is chocolate from Germany behind each door. Open one door for every day in December.

Calendars cost $5 and are on sale in room B221. Please see Frau or any German Club member to make your purchase.

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Middle School: Winter band concert planned for Dec. 7

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 by The Press in School

Come on out to Catasauqua Middle School’s winter band concert 7 p.m. Dec. 7 in the school auditorium.

This is an excellent opportunity to enjoy holiday music!

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Reminder: Catasauqua Area School District School Board is scheduled to meet 7 p.m. Dec. 5 in the district administration board room, 201 N. 14th St.

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Members of the CMS band and chorus will hold their annual holiday concert assembly in the morning of Dec. 12 for students and faculty.

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The CMS chorus will perform its holiday concert 7 p.m. Dec. 13 in the school auditorium.

Elementary School: No school for students Dec. 4

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 by The Press in School

School will be closed Dec. 4 for an ACT 80 day. Regularly scheduled classes will resume Dec. 5.

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Sheckler Elementary School’s monthly Home and School meeting will be held 6:30 p.m. Dec. 6. All parents are invited and encouraged to attend.

Topics to be discussed include upcoming events and activities for students.

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Fourth-grade students have been busy practicing for their upcoming Christmas program that will take place at Sheckler Dec. 14. Be sure to save the date!