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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.

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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

Article By: LINDA DEIBERT Special to The Press

Thursday, September 22, 2016 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

There will be no school Oct. 10 for a teacher in-service day.

Middle School

Sept. 23 is the Sixth Grade Mixer from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Students will meet in the cafeteria to receive instructions for the event.

The middle school fall social will be 7-9 p.m. Oct. 7 in the cafeteria.

High School

Parents of juniors and seniors are invited to financial aid night in the high school auditorium 6:30-8:30 p.m. Sept. 27.

Topics will include FASFA, student loans, scholarships and grant applications.

Elementary News

Thursday, September 22, 2016 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

Northwestern Elementary

Safety Day will take place Oct. 7. Partners in Education is looking for parent volunteers to help staff the event.

Contact mepallop@gmail.com ito help.

Pretzel Day is on Sept. 23. Students who ordered pretzels will receive one for a snack and then take the others home.

Weisenberg Elementary

It’s time to start gathering clothing for students to wear for Spirit Week Sept. 26-30.

Sept. 26: Black and Gold Day;

Sept. 27: Clash and Mismatch Day;

Sept. 28: Super Hero Day;

Sept. 29: Dress Up Day; and

Article By: LINDA DEIBERT Special to The Press

Thursday, September 15, 2016 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

There will be early dismissal Sept. 16. Only morning kindergarten will attend that day.

Northwestern Elementary

There will be an open house 6-8 p.m. Sept. 15.P arents are invited to visit with the teachers and learn what will occur during the new school year.

Weisenberg Elementary

Weisenberg Elementary is also having its open house 6-8 p.m. on Sept. 15.

Have your child show you around the school and meet their teachers, too!

Picture Day orders are due no later than Sept. 21, when the photos will be taken.

Article By: LINDA DEIBERT Special to The Press

Thursday, September 8, 2016 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

There will be early dismissal Sept. 16. Middle school will be dismissed 10:50 a.m. and high school at 11 a.m.

Middle School

Picture Day is scheduled for Sept. 13.

The sixth grade mixer will be held 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Sept. 23 in the cafeteria.

There will be different games and activities at the event.

High School

Homecoming will be celebrated Sept. 30 during the Northwestern Lehigh and Saucon Valley football game.

Students are invited to purchase a homecoming T-Shirt by visiting the high school website at nwlehighsd.org.