Catasauqua Press

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Sheckler News: Sheckler holiday performance set

Wednesday, December 18, 2019 by The Press in School

Don’t forget to come out for some holiday spirit 7 p.m. Dec. 19 when Sheckler Elementary School fourth-grade students perform their Christmas program and band concert.

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Dec. 20 will be an early dismissal for students. Grades kindergarten through 4 will be dismissed noon. There will be no breakfast or lunch served on this early dismissal day.

School will be closed Dec. 23-Jan. 3, 2020, for winter break.

Regularly scheduled classes for students will resume Jan. 6, 2020.

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Catasauqua Community Cares Program holds fundraiser

Wednesday, December 18, 2019 by PAUL CMIL in School

Catasauqua Community Cares Program members and volunteers held a craft and vendor fair fundraiser Nov. 24 at Catasauqua Middle School.

The purpose of C3P is to help Catasauqua Area School District students who have food insecurity issues. School district programs are available for students, but after hours and on weekends, the program steps in to provide food.

CMS News: Field trip planned for Dec. 18

Wednesday, December 11, 2019 by The Press in School

Sixth-grade students will take a field trip to Da Vinci Science Center Dec. 19.

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Reminder: The winter choral concert will be Dec. 18 at Catasauqua Middle School.

Fifth- and sixth-grade students will perform 6:30 p.m., and seventh- and eighth-graders will perform 7:30 p.m.

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CMS students will dismiss 11 a.m. Dec. 20. There will be no lunches served.

Schools are closed Dec. 23-Jan. 3, 2020, for the holiday break.

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Lunch menus

Wednesday, December 11, 2019 by The Press in School

Thursday, Dec. 12: Elem. — Pierogies with tomato sauce, side salad, assorted fresh fruit, milk choice; M.S., H.S. — Whole-grain ham and cheese pretzelwich, assorted fresh fruit, Tater Tots, baby carrots, side salad, milk choice

Friday, Dec. 13: Elem. — Whole-grain pizza, steamed corn, assorted fresh fruit, milk choice; M.S., H.S. — Pulled pork barbecue on whole-grain roll, potato wedges, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, side salad, milk choice; H.S. — Pulled pork barbecue on bun, assorted fresh fruit, steamed green beans, baby carrots, side salad, milk choice

Sheckler News: Students enjoy visit to Troxell-Steckel farmhouse

Wednesday, December 11, 2019 by The Press in School

Sheckler Elementary School students in first and fourth grades took a field trip recently to the Troxell-Steckel farmhouse, where they were able to hear about and participate in some holiday traditions.

Students learned what an old-fashioned Christmas entailed.

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I’ve been told Sheckler Elementary will have a special visitor all the way from the North Pole Dec. 19. Any ideas who this may be?

Santa Claus will be there to see all the students!

Roughies Report: No late bus service after classes Dec. 19

Wednesday, December 11, 2019 by The Press in School

In preparation for the upcoming holiday, Catasauqua High School students should be aware there is no late-bus transportation Dec. 19.

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No breakfast or lunch will be served Dec. 20.

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Schools in the Catasauqua Area School District will be closed for winter break and in observance of the Christmas and New Year holidays beginning with an early dismissal Dec. 20.

All CHS students will be dismissed 11 a.m. Schools will remain closed through Jan. 3.

Schools will reopen and classes will resume at their regular scheduled time Jan. 6.

CMS News: Winter concerts are planned for Dec. 18 at CMS

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 by The Press in School

Mark your calendar now for the winter choral concert Dec. 18 at Catasauqua Middle School.

Fifth- and sixth-grade students will perform 6:30 p.m., and the seventh- and eighth-grade students are set to perform 7:30 p.m.

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Reminder: The middle of the second quarter marking period is Dec. 6.

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