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Elementary News

Thursday, May 4, 2017 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

During the next few weeks, administrators and staff will begin planning for the 2017-18 school year.

Classroom and busing information will be provided in August.

As of Aug. 1, the state will begin enforcing new immunization regulations for school attendance.

All students must have documentation of all required immunizations on file at school.

Northwestern

Elementary

There is a PIE meeting scheduled for 6:45 p.m. May 4.

Fun Day for students in kindergarten through second grade will take place May 9.

Elementary News

Thursday, April 27, 2017 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

Northwestern Elementary

May 9 is fun day for kindergarten through second grade students.

All kindergarten students will attend school in the morning that day.

Third-grade students will present their musical “Fractured” at 7 p.m. May 11 in the NWE gym.

Weisenberg Elementary

Third-quarter awards assembly will take place at Weisenberg on April 28.

Awards will be presented to morning kindergarten, grades one and two at 9:30 a.m.

Afternoon kindergarten, grades three, four and five will receive their awards at 2 p.m.

MS, HS Happenings

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

High School

There are some changes due to the construction at the high school. The attendance office has been moved to the athletics office at the rear of the building.

Visitor parking spaces are now below the baseball and practice fields.

Middle School

There is a PTO meeting scheduled for 9:30 a.m. April 21. Check with the office to determine where the meeting will be.

Math PSSA testing will take place April 24-28.

Middle school play “Peter Pan Jr.” show times are 7 p.m. April 28 and 29 and 2 p.m. April 30.

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.