The Homecoming football game is tomorrow, Oct. 5, at Northampton Area High School’s home field. Game time starts 7 p.m.
The Konkrete Kids will face Stroudsburg High School Mountaineers.
NAHS students, please note: There is an SAT exam you may attend Oct. 6. It will be conducted at the high school and starts promptly 8 a.m.
If you have any questions, contact your school guidance counselor.
There are no classes Oct. 8. This will be a teacher in-service day, but students will have off.
A detailed preview of the $35.7 million Lehigh Elementary School project will be presented at an Act 34 public hearing 5:30 p.m. Oct. 8 in the cafeteria of Northampton Area High School, 1619 Laubach Ave., Northampton.
Copies of the Act 34 booklet are available for review on the school district website, nasdschools.org (click on the second Spotlight story); the administration building, 2014 Laubach Ave.; and Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave.
Northampton Area Konkrete Kids Educational Foundation is currently accepting nominations for the 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award.
A Distinguished Alumni Award nominee must have graduated from Northampton Area High School at least 15 years ago and should reflect NAHS’ proud tradition of producing outstanding graduates and role models who have demonstrated leadership and excellence in their professional and personal lives.
A nominee should reflect some of the following:
• achieved outstanding success in his/her chosen field or profession
Northampton Area High School graduate Rachel Iola Spagnola was named Educator of the Year at Schuylkill Conservation District’s annual awards program, held Aug. 21 at Sweet Arrow Lake County Park in Pine Grove.
Spagnola works as a senior educator at Hawk Mountain Sanctuary. She joined the sanctuary in March 2008.
PTA groups will be meeting soon at the following schools.
Moore Elementary School, 6 p.m. Oct. 1
Lehigh Elementary School, 6:30 p.m. Oct. 1
Borough schools, 6:30 p.m. Oct. 3, at the Siegfried building
Northampton Area Middle School’s picture day for students and staff will be next week — Oct. 2. Everyone will have their photos taken, but purchase is optional.
Mark your calendar for no school Oct. 8. There will be a teacher in-service day, but students will have off.
Today, there are more female leaders than ever — but still far too few at the very top. That’s where the Girl Scouts can help. The Girl Scouts Research Institute has found two-thirds of girls want to be leaders, but only one girl in five believes she has the skills to lead.
Detailed information on Northampton Area School District’s proposed Lehigh Elementary School project — the Act 34 hearing booklet — is now available on the NASD website for the public’s viewing.
An Act 34 hearing, advertising for the hearing, availability of the booklet and project cost was approved by a unanimous 9-0 vote, as recommended by the NASD administration, at the Sept. 10 board of education meeting.
The public hearing is to be held 5:30 p.m. Oct. 8 in the cafeteria of Northampton Area High School, 1619 Laubach Ave., Northampton.