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NORTHWESTERN lunch menus

Thursday, February 6, 2020 by The Press in School

Thursday, Feb. 6: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Homestyle waffle, sausage patty, Tater Tots, veggie juice. Alternate: Grilled cheese.

Friday, Feb. 7: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Tiger bowl of popcorn chicken, mashed potatoes, corn. Alternate: Grilled cheese.

Monday, Feb. 10: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Stuffed shells, Italian bread, green beans. Alternate: Hamburger.

Tuesday, Feb. 11: Elem.: Chicken patty on whole-grain roll with lettuce, tomato, crispy fries. Alternate: Hamburger. M.S., H.S.: Buffalo or regular chicken on whole-grain roll with lettuce, tomato, crispy fries. Alternate: Hamburger.

District News

Thursday, February 6, 2020 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in School

Northwestern Lehigh’s school board will meet 7 p.m. Feb. 19 in the district board room.

Kindergarten registration will take place 8 a.m. March 4 and 5 at Weisenberg Elementary.

For information, go to signupgenius.com/go/20f0544a4af2ba0f85-2020.

On Feb. 14, the middle school will be dismissed at 10:50 a.m.; the high school at 11 a.m. and the elementary schools between noon to 1 p.m. for a teacher in-service day.

There will be no school Feb. 17 for Presidents Day.

Northwestern Elementary

Author shares her book about spiders with students

Thursday, February 6, 2020 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in School

On Jan. 10, author Erin Rafanello-Ferguson came to Northwestern Elementary School to share her book, “Earl, The Christmas Tree Spider” with first and second graders.

While the book is definitely holiday-centered, it includes themes of love, acceptance, hope, and home.

The students enjoyed listening to her read her book, asked a variety of questions including, “Do you write your books using paper and pencil, or use the computer?”

New 4-H Club forming in NWL

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 by The Press in School

A new Lehigh County 4-H Club, Northwestern Lehigh Community Clovers, is forming and members will choose what projects and areas of interest they want to explore during their first meeting at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 6.

Club meetings will be at Jacob’s Church Activity Center, 8373 Kings Highway, New Tripoli, the first Thursday of the month, except July and August.

The fun and learning go beyond the meetings, with opportunities to attend sleep away camp, day camps, enter at the fair, and more.

They will go over what 4-H is, how to join, and have activities for the kids.

District News

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in School

Northwestern Lehigh’s school board will meet 7 p.m. Feb. 19 in the district board room.

Kindergarten registration will take place 8 a.m. March 4 and 5 at Weisenberg Elementary.

For information, go to signupgenius.com/go/20f0544a4af2ba0f85-2020.

On Feb. 14, the middle school will be dismissed at 10:50 a.m.; the high school at 11 a.m. and the elementary schools between noon to 1 p.m. for a teacher in-service day.

There will be no school Feb. 17 for Presidents Day.

Northwestern Elementary

NORTHWESTERN LUNCH MENUS

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 by The Press in School

Thursday, Jan. 30: Elem., M.S., H.S.: California burger with cheese, lettuce, tomato, crispy fries, baked beans, mayochup. Alternate: Mini corn dogs.

Friday, Jan. 31: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Cheese stuffed bread with sauce, Italian bread, steamed vegetables. Alternate: Mini corn dogs.

Monday, Feb. 3: Elem., M.S.: Pizza, steamed veggies, Mandarin oranges. Alternate: Grilled cheese. H.S. Asian chicken, fried rice, steamed veggies, mandarin oranges. Alternate: Grilled cheese.

TurfMutt contest deadline March 16

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 by The Press in School

The TurfMutt Foundation announces The (Really) Great Outdoors Contest 2020, focused on urging kids to use their imaginations around the many uses and benefits of green space and the outdoors.

Created in partnership with Scholastic, the global children’s publishing, education and media company, the contest encourages students in grades six to eight to write about and/or draw a nature space their community could use.

Students are also asked to include text to describe the space, discuss what elements are needed, and how their space will be used to benefit the community.

Elvis musical Feb. 27- March 1

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 by The Press in School

High school

Northwestern Lehigh High School thespian will perform “All Shook Up: The Elvis Musical” 7 p.m. Feb. 27-29 and 2 p.m. March 1 in the high school auditorium.

Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. All tickets are reserved seating.

Online ticket sales begin 8 a.m. Feb. 17.

If you are unable to purchase your tickets online at northwesternlehigh.ticketleap.com, come to the Athletic Office between 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday through Friday.

The office will not be open on holidays, weekends or days school is not in session.