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lunch menus

Thursday, April 19, 2018 by The Press in School

Thursday, April 19: Elem.: M.S., H.S.: Steak sandwich, carrots, chilled fruit, milk.

Friday, April 20: Elem.: M.S., H.S.: Pizza, tossed salad, chilled fruit, milk.

Monday, April 23: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Chicken nuggets, soft pretzel stick, vegetable, chilled fruit, milk.

Tuesday, April 24: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Hamburgers, star fries, chilled fruit, milk.

Wednesday, April 25: Elem.: M.S., H.S.: Breakfast sandwich, hash browns, fruit, milk.

Thursday, April 26: Elem.: M.S., H.S.: Chicken patty sandwich, sweet potato fries, steamed green beans, fruit.

Visiting artist helps Weisenberg students create mural

Thursday, April 12, 2018 by ELSA KERSCHNER in School

Caren Frost Olmsted, a mural artist from New Jersey, recently visited Weisenberg Elementary School for 11 days and helped 431 students create a mural on the wall outside the cafeteria.

Art teacher Karly Sacco commented on the visit.

“We had an amazing time,” she said of the unique project. Sacco brought four students and a slideshow to the March 27 Northwestern Lehigh School Board meeting.

Eric Riggins introduced the artist saying she chose the perfect spot for the mural. She has helped create 50 murals in various schools.

Elementary News

Thursday, April 12, 2018 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

Northwestern Elementary

Partners in Education needs volunteers for Fun Day for students in kindergarten through second grade on May 8. Rain date is May 11.

The Elementary Challenge for grades three and four will be May 15. Rain date is May 18.

To help, contact Lindsey at lindseykahl@gmail.com.

The Fifth Grade Finale will take place May 22. Rain date is May 24.

To help at the finale, contact Kelly at treasurerpiekelly@gmail.com.

Weisenberg Elementary

The PTO is looking for volunteers for activities in May.

lunch menus

Thursday, April 12, 2018 by The Press in School

Friday, April 13: Elem.: M.S., H.S.: Pizza, sliced cucumbers, chilled fruit, milk.

Monday, April 16: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Chicken tenders, dinner roll, mashed potatoes with gravy, chilled fruit, milk.

Tuesday, April 17: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Tacos, steamed corn, chilled fruit, milk.

Wednesday, March 18: Elem.: M.S., H.S.: Waffles, sausage links or yogurt, hash browns, chilled fruit, milk.

Thursday, April 19: Elem.: M.S., H.S.: Steak sandwich, carrots, chilled fruit, milk.

Accepting

Thursday, April 12, 2018 by The Press in School

LV Launchbox

Creative collaboration fuels innovation, and the Teen Entrepreneurship Summer Challenge is poised to inspire the next generation of entrepreneurs!

Penn State Lehigh Valley, Lehigh Valley LaunchBox and Perkiomen School is offering a two-week summer camp for rising high school juniors and seniors interested in developing the foundation for a successful business or product idea June 18-29.

lunch menus

Thursday, April 5, 2018 by The Press in School

Thursday, April 5: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Hamburger on whole-grain roll, steamed broccoli, chilled fruit, milk.

Friday, April 6: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Pizza, tossed salad, chilled fruit, milk.

Monday, April 9: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Chicken sandwich on whole-grain roll, french fries, chilled fruit, milk.

Tuesday, April 10: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Sloppy Joe on whole-grain roll, baked beans, steamed green beans, chilled fruit, milk.

Wednesday, April 11: Elem.: M.S., H.S.: Pancakes, sausage patty or yogurt, hash brown, chilled fruit, milk. Breakfast bagel served in H.S. only.

SCHOOL DISTRICT NEWS

Thursday, April 5, 2018 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

Northwestern Elementary

April 9 is spring picture day and fifth grade pictures.

Weisenberg Elementary

There will be a PTO meeting 9:15 a.m. April 6 in the art room.

Art teacher Karly Sacco is looking for donations of long-sleeved, button or snap, men’s dress shirts to use for smocks in the art room.

Carol Fella and the third-grade teachers are preparing for the annual third grade musical.

Swain student donates birthday party to charity

Thursday, April 5, 2018 by AARON BERGER in School

Carly Kudryk, a prekindergarten student at The Swain School, Salisbury Township, turned 5 on Feb. 21.

She celebrated her birthday in a unique way March 10 at Revolutions, Bethlehem, by donating her party to charity.

She was inspired by a campaign called “BirthdayBack,” a program started by Tyler Fazzari of Long Island, N.Y.

In 2012, after Hurricane Sandy, Tyler wanted to donate his 8th birthday to a charity that helped hurricane recovery efforts, which some of his own family were personally affected by.

Illustrator draws out elementary students’ interest in art

Thursday, March 29, 2018 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

Illustrator Ralph Masiello recently visited Northwestern Elementary because his friend David Biedryzcki, an author who visited the school previously, cannot stop praising the school’s staff and students.

Masiello shared some of his history with the students.

As a child, he lived with his grandparents, aunts, uncles and cousins.

When Masiello was in first grade, his teacher told his parents to help him become an artist.

Students raise funds to fight leukemia, lymphoma

Thursday, March 29, 2018 by ANNA GILGOFF in School

After being named students of the year by the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, Northwestern Lehigh seniors Madison Hoffman and Benjamin Fry, along with Alya Wezza from Parkland, raised more than $11,000 for the organization.

“There were 26 students and 17 teams and together we managed to raise $239,000,” Fry said. “Each of my team members had the goal of raising $5,000 that will help cancer patients and, their families, and fund research.”

Fry said dedication was essential.