Northampton Press

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

District News: Carnival will be held June 6 at Moore Elementary School

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 by The Press in School

Moore Elementary School, 2835 Mountain View Drive, will hold its spring carnival 4-8 p.m. June 6.


Early dismissals will be June 6-7 and June 10-11. Secondary students are dismissed 10:35 a.m., and elementary students dismiss noon. No lunches will be served.

The last day of instruction for students is June 11.

Have a happy and safe summer!


The last marking period is ending June 11.

Parents/guardians, make sure to check the Sapphire web portal June 15 to see final grades and report cards.


Exchange Club honor students

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 by AL RECKER in School

Northampton Exchange Club, at its May 1 dinner meeting held at Northampton Banquet and Event Center, lauded four Northampton Area High School students as a Boy or Girl of the Month during the Service to Youth program portion. Honored were Cameron Chuss, May Boy of the Month; Reem Shadid, May Girl of the Month; Vaughan Bryant, June Boy of the Month; and Bianca Minera, June Girl of the Month. At the time of the event, the students were all seniors. The students graduated June 1.

The honorees received a Lamp of Knowledge plaque, framed certificate and a club pen.

District News: Colette Ferriere wins second place

Wednesday, May 22, 2019 by The Press in School

Congratulations to Moore Elementary School student Colette Ferriere for placing second in the Pennsylvania Council on Literacy spring 2019 stock market challenge competition in the elementary school division.

Under the guidance of teacher Christopher Hoenscheid, Colette started with a $100,000 hypothetical portfolio and ended the 10-week game with $113,036.90.

The competition teaches students about investing and encourages financial literacy.


Changes to the Northampton Area School District calendar include the following.

NAHS students are honored

Wednesday, May 22, 2019 by AL RECKER in School

Northampton Exchange Club held its Service to Youth program April 2 at Northampton Banquet & Event Center. Five Northampton Area High School seniors were recognized as Students of the Month — Grace Tepes, Girl of the Month for January; Lauren Pague, Girl of the Month for March; Lucas Troy, Boy of the Month for March; Jade Korpics, Girl of the Month for April; and John Kennedy, Boy of the Month for April.