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District News

Thursday, May 16, 2019 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

There will be no school May 27 in honor of Memorial Day.

Fifth-grade students from Northwestern and Weisenberg elementary schools will meet at the recreation fields May 21 for their grand finale to meet their future sixth-grade classmates. Rain date is May 23.

High School

The prom will be 6-10 p.m. May 26 at the Iron Lakes Country Club, 3625 Shankweiler Road, North Whitehall Township.

Northwestern Elementary

The fifth grade band/chorus and art festival will be 7 p.m. May 16.

All library books are due by May 17.

lunch menus

Thursday, May 16, 2019 by The Press in School

Thursday, May 16: NWE: Sloppy Joe; Weis Elem.: Steak sandwich; Both: Vegetable, fruit, milk. Alternate: Yogurt, graham crackers, stuffed mozzarella, nuggets. M.S., Chicken dinner; H.S.: Loaded taters; Both: Vegetable, fruit, milk. Alternate: Yogurt, graham crackers.

Friday, May 17: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Pizza, vegetable, fruit, milk. Alternate: Yogurt, graham crackers.

Monday, May 20: Elem., H.S.: Chicken Parmesan sandwich, M.S.: Chicken Parmesan with pasta. All: Vegetable, fruit, milk. Alternate: Yogurt, graham crackers. Elem.: Pizza, also.

DISTRICT NEWS

Thursday, May 9, 2019 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

Students from Weisenberg and Northwestern elementary schools will meet at the recreation fields May 14 for the Elementary Challenge and to play various games they learned during the year in gym class.

High School

The spring concert for the high school music program will take place 7 to 9 p.m. May 15 in the auditorium. .

Middle School

The middle school spring concert will be presented 7-9 p.m. May 13 in the auditorium.

Students will showcase what they have accomplished during the school year.

lunch menus

Thursday, May 9, 2019 by The Press in School

Thursday, May 9: Elem.: Meatball sandwich, vegetable, fruit, milk. Alternate: Yogurt, graham crackers. Elem: Mini corn dogs, also. M.S.: Pasta with meatballs H.S.: Meatball sandwich; Both: Vegetable, fruit, milk. Alternate: Yogurt, graham crackers.

Friday, May 10: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Pizza, vegetable, fruit, milk. Alternate: Yogurt, graham crackers.

Asbury Church offering addiction seminar on May 4

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 by The Press in School

Asbury United Methodist Church, 1533 Springhouse Road, South Whitehall, is offering an addiction awareness seminar that will explore this disease 9 a.m. to noon May 4 in the sanctuary and adjoining areas. Doors open at 8:30 a.m.

Over the course of three hours, participants will listen to and interact with three-addiction specialists and a panel of specialists.

Speakers include Robert Bedford: “What is Addiction,” William Stauffer: “Addiction Recovery” and Former NFL player Vance Johnson: A Story of Addiction — Living Proof.

District News

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

High School

Class of 2019 yard signs are now available for purchase.

Signs are 24 inches by 18 inches. Order includes the stand.

The signs are a great way to recognize a NWL senior!

Pickup signs at Northwestern Lehigh Elementary, 6:30-8:30 p.m. on May 15; high school lobby 1-4 p.m. May 16; at the senior awards in the high school lobby from 5-6 p.m. May 20, and at the Tiger Run and Fun Walk at Ontelaunee Park, 8-11 a.m. May 25.

District News

Friday, April 12, 2019 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

There will be PSSA testing for students in grades three through five April 15-17.

Report cards for the third marking period will be distributed April 16.

Early dismissal for spring break will be on April 18.

Middle and high school students will be dismissed at 11 a.m. followed by the elementary at noon.

There will be no school on April 19.

School will be in session April 22 for a snow makeup day.

Middle School

There will be a PTO meeting 9:30 a.m. April 12 in the conference room.

Northwestern Elementary