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Wednesday, November 7, 2018 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

Early dismissal and parent/teacher conferences for middle and elementary school students runs Nov. 16-21.

There will be early dismissal for middle school students 10:50 a.m. on those days.

Northwestern and Weisenberg elementary school will be dismissed at noon.

Northwestern Elementary

Students and staff will celebrate Veterans Day Nov. 9 with activities and events throughout the day.

They have also continued their tradition of recognizing veterans by placing their names on stars and hanging them on banners in the rotunda.

lunch menus

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 by The Press in School

Thursday, Nov. 8: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Chicken and cheese quesadillas with salsa. Alternate: mini corn dogs.

Friday, Nov. 9: Elem.: M.S., H.S.: Pizza. Alternate: mini corn dogs.

Monday, Nov. 12: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Popcorn chicken.

Tuesday, Nov. 13: Elem., M.S., H.S.: H.S.: Taco Tuesday.

Wednesday, Nov. 14: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Breakfast sandwich on croissant.

Thursday, Nov. 15: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Sliced turkey, mashed potatoes, gravy, corn, dinner roll, fruit, milk, ice cream treat.

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All meals are served with fruit, vegetables and milk.

Sixth graders go orienteering at Hawk Mountain Scout Reservation

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 by ELSA KERSCHNER in School

Bill Dovico, Northwestern Lehigh Middle School, principal, said four years ago he met the sixth graders.

He was told they were taking 180 students to Lake Nockamixon to go find things.

The trip was part of a 17-year-old program in orienteering.

A presentation on orienteering was made recently to the school board.

Teacher David Evans gave the students maps to a place where they had never been before. They had prepared a book about whether or not a place was safe for the kids to wander through.

NWE students learn how to remain safe

Thursday, November 1, 2018 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

Students from Patti Greenawalt’s fifth-grade class learned how to be safe at home, school and within their community Oct. 5 at Northwestern Elementary School.

Kindergarten students learned how to dial 911.

They also learned the difficulties of being a firefighter and navigating through a burning house.

Some of them also were instructed on Halloween, farm and social media safety.

Open house on Nov. 8

Thursday, November 1, 2018 by The Press in School

High School

There will be an open house Nov. 8 at Northwestern Lehigh High School for community members to view upgrades made during the renovation of the school.

Visitation will occur 6 to 7:15 p.m. with the dedication and ribbon cutting taking place 7:30-8 p.m.

There will be community information booths and a student activity fair.

Everyone is invited to the celebration.

District News

Thursday, October 25, 2018 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

The Northwestern Lehigh Alumni Association is hosting a basket bingo at the Lynnport Fire Company on Oct. 28.

Doors open at noon. Bingo begins at 1 p.m.

Food will be available to purchase.

Wear a costume to be entered into a free raffle.

High School

There will be an open house and dedication ceremony Nov. 8 for the community to visit the high school to view the upgrades made during the renovation.

Visitation will be 6-7:15 p.m. with the dedication and ribbon cutting taking place 7:30-8 p.m.