Northwestern Press

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Wednesday, October 25, 2017 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

Northwestern Elementary

The food drive ends on Oct. 27. Time is running out to donate.

Fall Fun Festival will take place Oct. 27 Students will participate in many educational and fun activities throughout the day.

Author Ralph Masiello will visit Oct. 30 to discuss his books.

He will also have an artist-in-residence program Oct. 31 to Nov. 3 with the students.

Family Fun Night will take place 5:45-8 p.m. Oct. 30. Second grade students will be performing 6 p.m. during the event.

The school will be having a candy drive Oct. 31 through Nov. 3.

Elementary News

Thursday, October 12, 2017 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

Do you have a musical instrument tucked away somewhere gathering dust?

Northwestern Lehigh’s Music Department is looking for donations of used band instruments.

The instrument could help a child who wants to join the band but whose family cannot afford the rental fees.

Contact to help.



PIE will meet 4 p.m. on Oct. 16 in the cafeteria.

The Fall Fun Festival is quickly approaching.

The event will be on Oct. 27 throughout the school.


Thursday, October 5, 2017 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

There will be no school Oct. 9.

Northwestern Elementary

Many students are coming to school without jackets, and gym classes go outside in the cool mornings.

Be sure students are dressed warmly with sweaters or jackets.

Any student wearing flip-flops will not be allowed to use the playground equipment as they are not safe on outdoor equipment.

Safety Day will take place Oct. 6. Students will learn how to remain safe no matter their location.

The next Partners In Education meeting will be 4 p.m. Oct. 16 in the cafeteria.

MS, HS Happenings

Thursday, September 28, 2017 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

There will be no school Oct. 9 for a teacher In-service day.

The NWL Football Boosters are hosting a cash bingo Oct. 21 at the Germansville Fire Company.

Doors open at 5 p.m. Early bird games begin 6 p.m.

Tickets are available through a football player, at home games or by contacting the NWL Football Boosters at nwlfootballboosters@gmail.

Admission includes a 12-game pack, extra books, tickets for the basket raffle, refreshments and a 50/50 drawing.

Middle School

The Book Fair will run Oct. 16-20 in the library.

Elementary News

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

Students will be dismissed at noon Sept. 15.

Only morning kindergarten will attend school that day.

Northwestern Elementary

Information, the person’s name, must be provided to the NWE office if the student is being picked up by an adult who is not a parent or guardian.

Emergency contacts are only used only for emergencies.

Weisenberg Elementary

Spirit Week is quickly approaching

Time to start gathering those special items your child may want to use on these days.

MS, HS Happenings

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

There will be early dismissal on Sept. 15. Middle school will dismiss at 10:50 a.m.; high school at 11 a.m.

Middle School

There will be a PTO meeting at 9:30 a.m. Sept. 15.

Young children are welcome to attend.

High School

The Homecoming Queen and King will be crowned during halftime at the football game against Pen Argyl 7 p.m. Sept. 22.

The Homecoming dance is scheduled for 7-10 p.m. Sept. 23 in the high school cafeteria.

Elementary News

Thursday, September 7, 2017 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

There will be noon dismissal Sept. 15. There will be no afternoon kindergarten that day.

For information regarding PSSA test dates and other information pertaining to the school calendar visit the school website.

The Northwestern Lehigh Alumni Association is having a basket bingo Oct. 30 in the Lynnport Fire Hall.

Doors open 1 p.m. Bingo begins 2 p.m.

Food will be available for purchase. Come in costume and receive a free raffle ticket.

There will be three specials and hostess raffles.


Thursday, August 31, 2017 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

Visitors to any of the schools need to sign in at the office and wear a name tag in the schools.

Northwestern Elementary

The first Partners in Education meeting will take place 6:30-7:30 p.m. Sept. 11 in the cafeteria.

All meetings are kid friendly so bring little ones if a baby sitter is not available.

Open house will be 6-8 p.m. Sept. 12. Stop by and visit with teachers.

Weisenberg Elementary

Any family who wants to receive information from the PTO needs to sign up again using