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Elementary News

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

Grades three, four and fifth will have PSSA math testing April 25-27.

Grade four will focus on science testing May 2 and 3.

Weisenberg Elementary

The music teacher, Carol Fella and third grade teachers are looking for parents of third grade students, who are interested in assisting with the transformation of the school for the third grade musical.

Contact Carol Fella at fellac@nwlehighsd.org or Nicole Mizak at mizakn@nwlehighsd.org if you are interested in lending a helping hand with this musical and artistic venture.

Weisenberg students learn safety tips

Thursday, April 6, 2017 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

Weisenberg Elementary kindergarten students recently learned about remaining safe in the car, at home, in school and outdoors when they visited “Safety Town.”

William McQuilken, of Lehigh Valley Health Network, greeted students as they entered the gym and talked to them about staying safe in a vehicle.

He told kindergarteners about the importance of wearing a seatbelt and using a car seat or booster seat.

Students also learned bus safety and the importance of dialing 911 in an emergency.

ELEMENTARY NEWS

Thursday, April 6, 2017 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

There will be early dismissal at noon April 13. There will be only morning kindergarten attending that day.

There will be no school April 14 through April 17.

Kindergarten registration for children in the district who will be 5 years old on or before Sept. 1 will take place April 19 and 20 at Northwestern Elementary.

Parents and guardians are asked to visit the district website at nwlehighsd.org using Sign Up Genius to schedule an appointment for your child.

Elementary News

Thursday, March 30, 2017 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

PSSA testing will take place in the elementary schools in April and May.

Tests in English language arts for grades three to five will be given April 4-7.

Math tests for grades three to five will be given April 25-27. The science PSSA for grade four will be May 2-3.

Kindergarten registration for children in the district who will be 5 on or before Sept. 1 will take place April 19 and 20 at Northwestern Elementary School.

Parents and guardians should go to nwlehighsd.org to schedule an appointment.

Author visits Northwestern Elementary to discuss his newest book

Thursday, March 23, 2017 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

Author Matthew Cody recently visited Northwestern Elementary School to share his newest book in the Pied Piper Series, titled “The Magician’s Key.”

Ally Long, Kayla Schwarz, Noah Chandler and Kole Kostic were chosen to read Cody’s introduction:

“Good morning! I’d like to welcome author Matthew Cody to our library. Thank you for coming to visit us today.

“Mr. Cody was raised outside of St. Louis, Mo., and he loves comic books.

Elementary News

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

PSSA tests are quickly approaching.

The following are the grades and dates: Grades 3, 4 and 5: English Language Arts, April 4-7; Grades 3, 4 and 5: Math, April 25-27; Grade 4: Science, May 2 and 3.

WEISENBERG ELEMENTARY

Weisenberg is getting ready for the PSSAs with Hats Off to Us! on March 27. Students and staff are invited to wear their favorite hats or headpiece.

On March 28, Test Taking Superstars’ Day is Dress Your Best! It is also Spring Picture Day.

MS, HS HAPPENINGS

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

Aevidum’s Family Film Night will feature “The Jungle Book” 6-8 p.m. March 16 in the high school auditorium.

There will be fun, friendship and food. Receive a snack-size popcorn and water with a $5 donation.

A portion of the proceeds will go to the Bo Tkach Foundation to assist with the shared mission of supporting mental health awareness. Bring family, friends, and neighbors!

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Northwestern Lehigh High School’s chapter of Science National Honor Society is inviting students to take part in the science fair.

Elementary News

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

There will be no school March 10 for a teachers in-service day.

Parents are asked to call during the school day March 14-17 and schedule an appointment for their child’s kindergarten registration April 19 and 20.

Registration is for children who will be 5 on or before Sept. 1.

Parents and guardians may also visit nwlehighsd.org to schedule an appointment for registration.

Northwestern Elementary

This spring’s book fair theme is camping.

MS, HS Happenings

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

There is no school March 10 for Teacher In-service day.

Middle School

The Middle School Library is looking for LEGOS to use for the LEGO Wall located in the library.

If you have any LEGO’s that your children no longer use, consider donating them to the library.

You can send your donations to school with your student or drop them off in the front office.

Your donations will be put to good use and will be used by all students.

High School

ELEMENTARY NEWS

Thursday, February 23, 2017 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

Dr. Suess Week will be Feb. 27 through March 3 at both elementary schools.

Students will participate in many different fun activities throughout the week.

Northwestern Elementary

The Book Trade will once again be held at the school.

This year’s event begins with the fifth grade on Feb. 27, fourth grade on Feb. 28, third grade on March 1, second grade on March 2 and first grade will visit the Book Trade on March 3.

Weisenberg Elementary

Weisenberg is enrolled in the Giant A+ School Rewards Program.