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Northwestern Elementary students perform special Veterans Day concert for Tiger Vision TV

Wednesday, November 23, 2016 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

Northwestern Elementary School fourth grade students recently sang “The Star Spangled Banner” and “Oh Shenandoah” for a recorded musical segment, which aired on Veterans Day, on Tiger Vision TV.

The students were under the direction of Brittany Baumeister.

Baumeister explained the importance of song “The Star Spangled Banner” to her students.

“It is a song that represents our freedoms that were fought for by our ancestors and perhaps people in our lives today and approached with respect,” she said.

MS, High School Happenings

Wednesday, November 23, 2016 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

There will be no school Nov. 24-28 for the Thanksgiving holiday.

High School

Congratulations to the boys varsity soccer team!! There are the 2016 Colonial League and PIAA District XI 3A Boys Soccer Champions and silver medalists at the State Championship in Hershey. Well done, gentlemen.

The high school drama department is presenting “Elf the Musical Jr.”Dec.1-3 in the auditorium. Doors open at 6 p.m. Show at 7 p.m.

All tickets are general admission and may be purchased at the door.

Middle School

Elementary News

Thursday, November 17, 2016 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

There is no school Nov. 24-28 due to the Thanksgiving holiday

Students will be dismissed noon Nov. 18-23 for parent-teacher conferences.

Morning kindergartners report to school Nov. 18 and 21. Afternoon kindergartners attend Nov. 22 and 23.

Northwestern Elementary

The fall book fair takes place Nov.17-23.

Students may visit the fair during school hours. Parents will be able to visit the fair during parent-teacher conferences.

Partners In Education will be having its annual clothing drive Nov. 18- 23 during parent-teacher conferences.

ELEMENTARY NEWS

Wednesday, November 9, 2016 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

Northwestern Elementary

Report cards will be distributed Nov. 11.

There will be a Veterans Day Celebration at the school Nov. 11.

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

There will be an awards assembly on Monday to recognize students for their accomplishments during the first marking period.

The first assembly will be at 9:30 a.m. for morning kindergarten, first and second grade; and at 2 p.m. for afternoon kindergarten, third, fourth and fifth grade.

On Nov. 15, fifth grade students will visit with author Matthew Cody.

Elementary News

Thursday, November 3, 2016 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

There will be no school Nov. 8 for a Teacher In-Service Day.

Northwestern Elementary

Nov. 9 is Picture Retake Day at the school.

Staff and students are invited to celebrate Veterans Day on Nov. 11 by wearing red, white and blue.

Students will receive recognition for their accomplishments during the first marking period on Nov. 14.

Morning kindergartners, first- and second-graders will be honored during the 9:30 a.m. assembly. Afternoon kindergartners, and students in grades three, four and five will be honored at 2 p.m.

Article By: LINDA DEIBERT Special to The Press

Thursday, October 27, 2016 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

Fall Fun Festival will take place at Northwestern and Weisenberg elementary schools Oct. 28.

Students will enjoy a fun day of games and learning.

Northwestern

Elementary

NWE will be collecting excess Halloween candy Oct. 31 to Nov. 3.

Unopened packages of candy will be sent to Operation Shoebox to be shipped to military personnel serving abroad.

Mark candy donation with Operation Shoebox. To include a letter to a soldier, use only your first name.

Weisenberg

Elementary

There is a PTO meeting set for 9:15 a.m. on Nov. 4 in room 145.

Article By: LINDA DEIBERT Special to The Press

Thursday, October 27, 2016 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

There will be no school Nov. 8 for a Teacher In-Service Day.

Middle School

There will be a Book Fair Harvest Party from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Nov. 2 in the middle school library.

Food, games, prizes, crafts and shopping will be available.

Don’t forget Christmas is coming and books would make an excellent gift for anyone.

There will be a fun night of painting in partnership with Paint Some Pottery, offered by the middle school PTO.

The event will take place 6:30-8:30 Dec. 9 in the middle school cafeteria.

Weisenberg students learn proper behavior at pep rally

Thursday, October 20, 2016 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

Weisenberg Elementary students recently attended a pep rally to learn about proper behavior for the new school year.

Students learned they need to follow directions, keep their hands and feets to their selves, be responsible and respectful and be ready throughout the school year.

Each month is dedicated to one of these expectations and students achieving the goal is presented with a Tiger Ticket, which they can spend at the school store and during special events throughout the school year.

Article By: LINDA DEIBERT Special to The Press

Thursday, October 6, 2016 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

There will be a Teacher In-Service Day on Oct. 10. There is no school for students that day.

Northwestern Elementary

There is a Partners In Education meeting scheduled for 6:45 p.m. Oct. 6 in the cafeteria.

Safety Day is Oct. 7. Students will learn how they can be safe in the everyday lives.

All kindergarten students are asked to attend school in the morning.

Author, David Bierdzycki will be visiting NWE on Oct. 18.

Students are able to purchase any of his books by contacting Susan Hanlon at hanlons@nwlehighsd.org.

Weisenberg Elementary