Northampton Press

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

District news: Congratulations, NAMS, on Viewers Choice Award!

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 by The Press in School

Northampton Area Middle School won the Viewers Choice Award at the What’s So Cool About Manufacturing student video contest award ceremony Feb. 27. The Viewer’s Choice Award goes to the video with the most votes.

NAMS partnered with B. Braun Medical.


Northampton Area High School students will perform “The Addams Family” 7 p.m. March 22-24 and 2 p.m. March 25. For tickets, visit, and find the link to the high school page.


District news: Fun activities planned for Read Across America

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 by The Press in School

Read Across America is coming tomorrow, March 2. Students and staff are encouraged to participate. There will be a variety of classroom activities. Families are encouraged to make a special time of reading together and enjoy a visit to local libraries.

March is the birthday month of Theodor Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss. His books have led generations of children to learn the joy of reading.


PTA meetings are set. Lehigh Elementary will meet 6:30 p.m. March 5; George Wolf, 6:30 p.m. March 6; and Northampton Area Middle School, 6 p.m. March 13.


District news: School district schedules snow makeup days

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 by The Press in School

Due to inclement weather this school year, Northampton Area School District is required to make up four instructional days. The following instructional days have been added to the school calendar: March 29 and June 4, 5 and 6.


Read Across America is coming March 2. Read Across America is a national program that promotes reading and adult involvement in the education of our students. The goal is to motivate children to read.

District news: No classes for NASD Feb. 16, 19

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 by The Press in School

Schools will be closed tomorrow, Feb. 16, for a teacher in-service day and Feb. 19 in observance of the Presidents Day holiday.


High school yearbooks are on sale now. Visit the school district website,, and follow the link to the high school page. There, you will find a link to purchase a yearbook.


Reminder: Online kindergarten registration began Feb. 7 for all the elementary schools in the district. Kindergarten admission requires the child must be 5 years old on or before Sept. 1.

Registration continues through Feb. 21.