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Wednesday, November 7, 2018 by LINDA DEIBERT Special to The Press in School

Early dismissal and parent/teacher conferences for middle and elementary school students runs Nov. 16-21.

There will be early dismissal for middle school students 10:50 a.m. on those days.

Northwestern and Weisenberg elementary school will be dismissed at noon.

Northwestern Elementary

Students and staff will celebrate Veterans Day Nov. 9 with activities and events throughout the day.

They have also continued their tradition of recognizing veterans by placing their names on stars and hanging them on banners in the rotunda.

Students and staff are encouraged to wear red, white and blue that day.

Report cards will be sent home Nov. 9.

The Book Fair will run Nov. 14-21.

Students can visit the Enchanted Forest (also known as the library) and purchase Scholastic Books.

The Enchanted Forest will also be open Nov. 19 during parent/teacher conferences.

Visit the book fair website to view books available for purchase and to learn more about the event.

First marking period awards will be given out Nov. 15.

The third, fourth and fifth grade assembly will be at 9:30 a.m. Kindergarten through second grade students will receive their awards at the 2 p.m. assembly.

There will be a Partner In Education meeting 9:30 a.m. Nov. 12 in the cafeteria.

Weisenberg Elementary

On Nov. 9, Weisenberg will be celebrating veterans, so wear red, white and blue to show support for those who have served this country.

There will be a PTO roller skating party 6 to 8 p.m. Nov. 12 at Whitehall Skateaway.

Students will be honored for their first marking period accomplishments at award assemblies on Nov. 15. Kindergarten through second grade will have their assembly 9:30 a.m.

The third, fourth and fifth grade assembly will be at 2 p.m.

The Enchanted Forest Book Fair will be Nov. 16-21 in the school library.

The book fair will be open during school hours, as well as 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 20.

The PTO will have its first student vendor show 6-8 p.m. Dec. 7.

Applications and registration money are due Nov. 9.

Weisenberg students are invited to use their “creativity, passion and ingenuity” to create items to sell at the event.

There is a small fee for a space. The vendor may keep all his or her profits.

The Holiday Shop will also be open during the event 5 to 7 p.m. in room 140/141.

Students may visit the room alone to choose gifts for their families

Pretzels from the Philadelphia Pretzel Factory will also be available for purchase.