Northwestern Press

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Middle schoolers trot to the finish line for food pantry

Thursday, December 8, 2016 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

Northwestern Middle School had its seventh annual Turkey Trot on Nov. 3.

Students brought in 510 canned goods to be donated to the Christ’s Church at Lowhill Food Pantry as part of their registration.

Winners of the boys race were Sam Bower and Cayde Tostes.

Winners of the girls race were Lexi Vennera, Isabella Bradhead and Gracie Meyers.

Elementary News

Thursday, December 8, 2016 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

Northwestern Elementary

There will be rehearsal for Kindergarten Grandparents Day on Dec. 13.

All kindergarten students are to attend school in the morning.

The show will take place 9:30 a.m. Dec. 14. Snow date is 9:30 a.m. Dec. 15.

All kindergarten students are asked to attend school during the morning session.

First-grade students will present “Singing in the Snow,” 2 p.m. Dec. 16. Snow date is Dec. 19.

Giant A+ Rewards are once again being collected so the school can earn money through the program.

MS, HS Happenings

Thursday, December 8, 2016 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

Schools will be closed for Winter Break from Dec. 23 through Jan. 2, 2017. School offices will also be closed during this time.

Middle School

The middle school holiday concert will be performed 7 p.m. Dec. 12 in the middle school auditorium.

Snow date for the concert is 7 p.m. Dec. 15.

High School

The high school holiday concert will be presented 7 p.m. Dec. 14 in the middle school auditorium.

Snow date is 7 p.m. Dec. 15.

Elementary News

Thursday, December 1, 2016 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

Northwestern Elementary

There is a Partners In Education meeting scheduled for 6:45 p.m. Dec. 1.

The Fifth Grade Winter Concert will take place 2 p.m. Dec. 8 in the gymnasium. Snow date is 2 p.m. Dec. 9.

Weisenberg Elementary

A PTO meeting is scheduled for 9:15 a.m. Dec. 2.

Don’t forget the Holiday Shoppe runs from Dec. 5- 9.

Students are invited to do Christmas shopping for family and friends with PTO staff available to assist them.

The Winter Concert for parents will be presented 2 p.m. Dec. 6.

ELEMENTARY NEWS

Wednesday, November 23, 2016 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

Northwestern Elementary

The Holiday Shoppe will be open Nov. 29-Dec. 1. Students are invited to bring some money and do Christmas shopping for family and friends.

There will be a Partners in Education meeting 6:45 p.m. Dec. 1.

The fifth grade winter concert will be performed 2 p.m. Dec. 8. Snow date is 2 p.m. Dec. 9.

Parents of children with missing clothing, lunchboxes or water bottles should check the lost and found box in the office lobby when attending the school’s holiday shows.

Weisenberg Elementary

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.