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Northwestern Lehigh celebrates Homecoming

Thursday, October 4, 2012 by DEBRA PALMIERI in School

Northwestern Lehigh High School's 2012 Homecoming Queen Sara Jones was chosen Sept. 29 during half-time at the football game against Notre Dame.

Her king, Thomas "Joey" Duffy III, was crowned the next evening at the Homecoming dance.

The new queen is the daughter of Todd and Christine Jones.

Her high school activities include basketball, soccer, field hockey, National Honor Society, Science National Honor Society and serving as president of Key Club.

After graduation, she plans to attend a four-year university.

High School

Thursday, October 4, 2012 by The Press in School

Cyber safety talk on Oct. 25

The public is invited to cyber safety night for parents 6-8 p.m. Oct. 25 in Northwestern Lehigh High School's auditorium.

FBI Special Agent Cerena Coughlin will be the guest speaker. She will tell parents how to keep children safe online.

Not all of the content of her presentation is appropriate for young children.

Elementary News

Thursday, October 4, 2012 by LINDA DEIBERT Special to The Press in School

Elementary students will be dismissed at noon Oct. 5. There will be no school Oct. 8 due to a teachers' in-service.

Come join the fun at the Germansville Fire Company 9-11 p.m. Oct 20. Doors open 8 p.m. Proceeds benefit the Northwestern Lehigh boys and girls basketball teams.

Comedian Jimmy Carroll, of the Philadelphia area, will provide entertainment.

To purchase tickets, call Nadine, of the girls booster club, at 610-704-3633 or Lisa at 610-703-7081.

Northwestern Elementary

Elementary News

Thursday, September 27, 2012 by LINDA DEIBERT Special to The Press in School

Northwestern and Weisenberg elementary schools will dismiss at noon Oct. 5. There will be no school Oct. 8 for a teacher in-service day.

NWL Alumni basket bingo is scheduled for Sept. 30 at the Lynnport Fire Company, 7164 Behler Road, Lynnport.

Doors open 11:30 a.m. Bingo will start at 1 p.m. There will be three specials, hostess raffles and a Chinese auction.

Food will be available for purchase and there will be are door prizes. Bring a canned good for the Christ's Church at Lowhill Food Pantry and receive a free raffle ticket.

NWL lunch menus

Thursday, September 27, 2012 by The Press in School

Thursday, Sept. 27: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Macaroni and cheese or hot dog on roll, steamed broccoli, steamed corn, apple, milk.

Friday, Sept. 28: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Hamburger on roll or chicken nuggets, sweet potato tots, celery sticks with dip, peaches, milk.

Monday, Oct. 1: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Chicken nuggets with dinner roll or stuffed shells, tossed salad cup, steamed green beans, whole fruit frozen cup, milk.

Tuesday, Oct. 2: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Popcorn chicken with dinner roll or hot dog on roll, mashed potatoes, gravy, baked beans, pears, milk.

Driver's Ed

Thursday, September 27, 2012 by The Press in School

Classes being offered by CLIU

Carbon Lehigh Intermediate Unit 21 is offering driver's education theory classes and behind-the-wheel training for qualified high school students in the Northwestern Lehigh and Northern Lehigh school districts.

The goal of the student driver education program is to teach young people to be safe and responsible drivers.

To achieve this goal, Carbon Lehigh Intermediate Unit offers online driving theory instruction and behind-the-wheel instruction as part of the driver education services.

MS, HS Happenings

Thursday, September 27, 2012 by LINDA DEIBERT Special to The Press in School

There will be early dismissal on Oct. 5. Middle school will be dismissed at 10:50 a.m. The high school dismisses at 11 a.m. There will be no school Oct. 8 due to a teacher in-service day.

Giant A-plus school rewards will be available Oct. 7 through March 30, 2013.

Each school will have the opportunity to earn money through the program. To participate in this fundraiser go to giantfoodstores.com and enter last name and bonus card number.

NWL lunch menus

Thursday, September 20, 2012 by The Press in School

Thursday, Sept. 20: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Chicken parmesan or meatballs, pasta with sauce, tossed salad cup, steamed peas, apple wedges, milk.

Friday, Sept. 21: In-service day. No school.

Monday, Sept. 24: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Chicken tenders or grilled cheese sandwich, cucumber slices with dip, carrot sticks with dip, sidekicks frozen fruit cup, milk.

Tuesday, Sept. 25: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Soft shell taco or chicken patty sandwich, red beans with rice, fresh green salad, fresh pineapple spear, milk.

Elementary News

Thursday, September 20, 2012 by LINDA DEIBERT Special to The Press in School

There will be no school Sept. 21 for teacher in-service day.

A district-wide procedure is in place for identifying visitors in the building.

When entering a school for any reason, visitors are asked to signing in on a form with a sticky label that needs to be worn in the building at all times.

Giant A-plus school rewards will be available Oct. 7 through March 30, 2013.

Each school will have the opportunity to earn money through the program.

To participate in this fundraiser go to giantfoodstores.com and enter last name and bonus card number.