Calendars for Sheckler’s read-a-thon are due to your child’s teacher by tomorrow, March 2. Calendars must be signed by a parent.
Remember to always keep on reading!
Hope everyone enjoyed some of the activities that were held in honor of Read Across America Week and TV Turn Off Week. Congrats to all who won some great prizes during literacy night. And thanks to everyone who participated in making these events possible, as well as fun and exciting, for all the students of Sheckler Elementary School. Your dedication is always appreciated.
Amy Dymond-Jones and Shannon Van-Spanje, guidance counselors at Catasauqua Middle School, attended the Catasauqua Area Board of Education meeting Feb. 13 to discuss the work they’ve been doing to spread awareness of bullying and how to stop it.
Thursday, March 1: Elem. — Whole-grain macaroni and cheese, side salad, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, milk. M.S., H.S. (side salad also) — Whole-grain ham and cheese pretzelwich, assorted fresh fruit, Tater Tots, baby carrots, milk.
Friday, March 2: Elem. — Whole-grain Maxx sticks with tomato sauce, corn, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, milk. M.S. — Cheese steak on a whole-grain roll, steamed peas, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, milk. H.S. — Cheese steak on a whole-grain roll, potato wedges, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, side salad, milk.
Allentown Music Club
The Allentown Music Club is sponsoring the 2018 Dr. Albert Hofammann Scholarship for Young Pianists.
Piano students who attend a school in Lehigh or Northampton counties and are enrolled in grades 9 through 12 are eligible.
Applications for the $1,000 prize competition must be received by March 1.
Auditions are from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. March 3 at Asbury United Methodist Church, 1533 Springhouse Road, Allentown.
Catasauqua High School has announced the students named to the honor roll for the second quarter.
DISTINGUISHED HONOR ROLL
Thursday, Feb. 22: Elem. — Whole-grain pierogies with tomato sauce, assorted fresh fruit, side salad, baby carrots, milk. M.S. — Chicken fryz with whole-grain pretzel rod, Tater Tots, baked beans, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, milk. H.S. — Chicken cheese steak, assorted fresh fruit, steamed corn, baby carrots, side salad, milk.
Congratulations to senior Kenzie Bradley on being named honorable mention on the Colonial League girls basketball all-league team. Also, congratulations to senior Isaiah Graves on being named first team and sophomore Jaylen Green on being named honorable mention on the Colonial League boys basketball all-league team.
Nice job, Kenzie, Isaiah and Jaylen on your athletic accomplishments and contributions to Colonial League!
Bud Cole Scholarship
Bertsch-Hokendauqua-Catasauqua Watershed Association (BHCWA) is accepting submissions for the Bud Cole Memorial Scholarship.
College-bound high school seniors residing within the watershed boundaries, including Catasauqua Area School District, are eligible.
The topic this year is: “How does our use of the land affect water quality and quantity?”