Northwestern Press

Wednesday, November 13, 2019


Thursday, February 7, 2019 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

Kindergarten registration for children in the Northwestern Lehigh School District who will be 5 years old on or before Sept. 1 will take place March 12 and 13 at Northwestern Elementary.

Registration information on full-day kindergarten is available at

Northwestern Elementary

Partners In Education is once again having its Fun Run fundraiser.

Kickoff was Jan. 28, where students learned about the event.

Money collected will be used for the many activities and assemblies provided by PIE.

Northwestern graduate wins $25,000 in national scholarship competition

Friday, February 1, 2019 by The Press in School

LIM College senior and 2015 Northwestern Lehigh High School graduate Kelsey White has been selected as the 2019 winner of the National Retail Federation Foundation’s Next Generation Scholarship competition.

Her award was announced Jan. 13 during the annual NRF Foundation Gala in Manhattan.

White is the first LIM College student to receive this prestigious national honor.

The NRF Foundation Next Generation Scholarship is the pinnacle achievement for students at the 75 NRF University Member schools, who are currently pursuing retail careers or majors relevant to retail.

Northwestern Lehigh awarded school safety grant

Thursday, January 24, 2019 by The Press in School

Northwestern Lehigh School Districts was among several local schools in the 16th Senatorial District awarded state grants late last year to help improve student safety through a new program supported by state Sen. Pat Browne, R-16th, Senate Appropriations chairman.

Other local grant recipients include: Parkland, Allentown, East Penn, Northern Lehigh and Southern Lehigh school districts.

lunch menus

Thursday, January 24, 2019 by The Press in School

Thursday, Jan. 24: Elem.: General Tso Tangerine with fried rice. Alternate: mini corn dogs. M.S.: General Tso Tangerine with fried rice. Alternate: Yogurt, graham crackers, wraps, salad. H.S.: Pizza.

Friday, Jan. 25: Elem.: Pizza. No alternate. M.S.: Pizza. Alternate: Yogurt, graham crackers, wraps, salad. H.S.: Pizza.

Monday, Jan. 28: Elem.: Chicken tenders. Alternate: mozzarella sticks. M.S.: Chicken tenders. Alternate: yogurt, graham crackers, wraps, salad. H.S.: Chicken tenders.

Winter concert warms audience with several Christmas favorites

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 by ANNA GILGOFF in School

The Grinch was nowhere to be seen at the recent Northwestern winter concert, where the high school musicians had one goal in mind: to evoke the warmth of the holidays for their audience.

High school band Director James Lykins voiced this very sentiment.

“It’s so heartwarming to be able to share the holidays with you and my students,” Lykins said at the start of the concert.

The hourlong concert included selections by both the chorus and band.