Northwestern Press

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DISTRICT NEWS

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

Northwestern Lehigh Alumni Association is sponsoring a basket bingo fundraiser Oct. 28 at the Lynnport Fire Company, Behler Street, Lynnport.

Doors open at noon. Food will be available with bingo beginning at 1 p.m.

Bring a canned good for the Christ’s Church at Lowhill Food Pantry.

There also will be a Chinese auction and door prizes.

Wear a costume and receive a free raffle ticket.

High School

The high school band is having a Kauffman’s barbecue chicken fundraiser.

Meal includes half a chicken, baked potato, applesauce and a cookie.

lunch menus

Thursday, October 4, 2018 by The Press in School

Thursday, Oct. 4: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Golden chicken nuggets with whole-grain soft pretzel. Alternate: mozzarella sticks.

Friday, Oct. 5: Elem.: M.S., H.S.: Pizza day. No alternate.

Monday, Oct. 8: No school. In service day.

Tuesday, Oct. 9: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Breaded chicken tenders with whole-grain split top dinner roll. Alternate: pizza.

Wednesday, Oct. 10: Elem., M.S., H.S.: French toast stix breakfast meal, sausage or yogurt, hash browns. Alternate: pizza.

District News

Thursday, October 4, 2018 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

There will be no school on Oct. 8.

High School

The high school band is having a Kauffman Chicken fundraiser.

Meal includes half a chicken, baked potato, applesauce and cookie.

Pickup orders 3-6 p.m. Oct. 22 in the high school parking lot.

Contact a band member to order.

The crowning of the homecoming queen and king will take place Oct. 5 during halftime of the football game against Southern Lehigh.

The homecoming dance will be Oct. 6 in the high school cafeteria.

Northwestern Elementary

NWL District News

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

High School

The homecoming king and queen will be crowned Oct. 5 at the football game. The homecoming dance will take place Oct. 6 in the high school cafeteria.

Middle School

The middle school Tiger Pride kickoff will take place Oct. 5.

The middle school PTO is having a Color Run at the Northwestern Recreation Commission Fields on Oct. 14.

The event will begin at 10 a.m. with the registration check-in tables open 8:45-9:45 a.m.

Northwestern Elementary

Middle school reopens after air quality is restored

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 by ANNA GILGOFF in School

After being away from their school for the first few weeks of the new scholastic year, Northwestern Lehigh Middle School students and staff returned Sept. 17 to their own building.

When mold was detected in a few classrooms on the lower level of the building, middle schoolers were routed to Weisenberg Elementary School and the high school until air quality reports indicated it was safe for occupancy.

lunch menus

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 by The Press in School

Thursday, Sept. 27: Elem.: Steak sandwich on roll. Alternate: mini corn dogs. M.S., H.S.: Steak sandwich on roll.

Friday, Sept. 28: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Big Daddy pizza.

Monday, Oct. 1: Elem.: Hamburger or cheeseburger on whole grain roll. Alternate: mozzarella sticks.

Tuesday, Oct. 2: Elem.: Taco Tuesday. Alternate: mozzarella sticks.

Wednesday, Oct. 3: Elem.: Mini waffle breakfast meal — sausage, yogurt or hash browns. Alternate mozzarella sticks.

Thursday, Oct. 4: Elem.: Chicken nuggets with soft pretzel. Alternate mozzarella sticks.

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lunch menus

Thursday, September 20, 2018 by The Press in School

Thursday, Sept. 20: M.S., H.S., Elem.: Chicken tenders, dinner roll. Elem. alternate: pizza.

Friday, Sept. 21: Elem.: M.S., H.S.: Wild Mike’s pizza.

Monday, Sept. 24: M.S., H.S., Elem.: Chicken rings, dinner roll. Elem. alternate: mini corn dogs.

Tuesday, Sept. 25: M.S., H.S., Elem.: Cheese stuffed breadsticks, marinara sauce. Elem. alternate mini corn dogs.

Wednesday, Sept. 26: M.S., H.S., Elem.: National Pancake Day meal. Elem. alternate mini corn dogs.

Thursday, Sept. 27: M.S., H.S., Elem.: Steak sandwich on roll. Elem. alternate mini corn dogs.

Kolbe Academy

Thursday, September 20, 2018 by NATE JASTRZEMSKI in School

Allentown Diocese to open recovery high school

The Diocese of Allentown has announced the planned opening of the nation’s first Catholic-run high school for students recovering from drug and alcohol addiction.

Kolbe Academy is scheduled open its doors next September to up to 90 ninth through 12th grade students in need of an environment designed to cater to recovery. Curriculum, staff and counselors will be all focused on teens in need.

Diocese Department of Education Deputy Superintendent of Secondary and Special Education Dr. Brooke Tesche began work on the project two years ago.

lunch menus

Friday, September 7, 2018 by The Press in School

M.S., H.S.: Available daily: Pizza, wraps, fresh salads-fruits-vegetables, snack bags, fruit snack bags, Smucker’s PB&J,, fresh baked cookies and soft pretzels, Hershey’s ice cream.

Thursday, Sept. 6: Elem.: Nacho supreme w/salsa and sour cream. Alternate: mini corn dogs. M.S., H.S.: Nacho supreme.

Friday, Sept. 7: Elem.: Big Daddy’s pizza. Alternate: mini corn dogs. M.S., H.S.: Big Daddy’s pizza.

Monday, Sept. 10: Elem.: No menu available. M.S., H.S.: Popcorn chicken with soft pretzel.