Northwestern Press

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Elementary News

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 by Linda deibert Special to The Press in School

PSSA tests are coming this spring. Grades three, four and five schedules are: April 10-13, English Literature Arts; April 17-19, math and grade four April 24 and 25, science.

Northwestern Elementary

Girls on the Run registration is now open to girls in third, fourth and fifth grade.

Starting on March 13, the girls will meet after school on Tuesdays and Thursdays until 5:15 p.m. at Northwestern Elementary.

The program will end with a 5K run and celebration with over 500 Lehigh Valley ladies.

To register, go to

For information, email Kate Petcavage at or call 610-298-8661 ext. 4102.

Weisenberg Elementary

Caren Frost Olmsted is visiting Weisenberg as part of the Artist in Residence program.

She will be working with students to paint a mural on the wall outside the cafeteria.

Olmsted has drawn the outline of the mural and the students are currently filling it in with colorful paint.

The dedication of the completed mural will be held 6-8 p.m. March 22 at the Festival of the Arts.

Would you like to help your child’s school?

The Weisenberg PTO has many opportunities available to do so.

Contact them at or check out the website/monthly newsletter at

Registration for Kindergarten will take place on April 4 and 5 for all children who will be 5 by Sept. 1 at Weisenberg Elementary School.

Bring the child’s original birth certificate with official raised seal, two proofs of residency as listed on residency form, proof of immunization, custody information if applicable, the child and the kindergarten enrollment packet.

For more information, visit and click on the link on the home page.