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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

Middle, High School Happenings

Thursday, August 31, 2017 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

There will be no school Sept. 1 and 4. District offices will be closed Sept. 4 for the Labor Day Holiday.

There will be early dismissal Sept. 15. High school will be dismissed at 11 a.m., middle school at 10:50 a.m.

High School

Sept. 6 is picture day at the high school. All money must be turned in that day to purchase photos.

Back-to-School Night is 6-8 p.m. on Sept. 7. Enter the building through the doors by the athletics office.

Elementary News

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

School begins for the new year on Aug. 28.

There will be no school Sept. 1 and 4 for the Labor Day holiday.

Northwestern Elementary

Instrument night for fifth-grade students in both Northwestern and Weisenberg elementary schools will be 7-8 p.m. Sept. 6 at the school.

There will be information on the fifth-grade band program and a representative from Twin Rivers Music will attend.

Parents who are unable to attend but are interested in having their child in the program should email Carol Fella at no later than Sept. 6.

District News

Thursday, August 17, 2017 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

Welcome back everyone! School for the 2017-18 school year begins Aug. 28.

Check school websites for important information and a list of supplies needed for the new school year.

Any child who is not immunized at the beginning of the school year will have only five days to receive immunizations.

All documents regarding a child’s immunizations need to be sent to the school nurse.

For information, visit


Northwestern Lehigh High School orientation for students entering ninth grade is 8 a.m. Aug. 23.

Elementary News

Thursday, May 25, 2017 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

There will be no school for the Memorial Day holiday May 29.

Students or parents should check the lost and found box at their school for any missing items.

Northwestern Elementary

All kindergarten students are to attend school during the morning session on May 26. Step Up day is 9:30 a.m. Parents are invited to attend and cheer on the soon-to-be first graders.

There will be a school-wide carnival on May 31.

Partners in Education Fun Day is June 1.

Weisenberg Elementary

The last PTO meeting of the school year will be 9:15 a.m. June 2.

MS, HS Happenings and More

Thursday, May 18, 2017 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

There will be no school May 29 for the Memorial Day holiday.

The Tiger 5K and Fun Walk to benefit the Northwestern Lehigh Education Foundation will take place May 27 at Ontelaunee Park, New Tripoli.

Race day check-in will be 8-8:45 a.m. Race and fun walk will begin 9 a.m.

The 5k will include eight age brackets, with each age bracket awarding trophies to the top three male and female competitor, nine and under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 plus.

Medals will be presented to all registered children 14-years-old or younger.

Middle School

Elementary News

Thursday, May 11, 2017 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

Northwestern Elementary

The third-grade musical “Fractured” will be presented 7 p.m. May 11 in the gym.

Fifth-grade students will visit the middle school 9:30 a.m. May 15 in preparation for beginning sixth grade in the fall.

The Elementary Challenge for third- and fourth-grade students will take place May 16 on the recreation fields.

Students will play fun games with the students from Weisenberg Elementary. Rain date is May 19.

The spring concert featuring fifth-grade students will be presented 7 p.m. May 18.