Northampton Press

Saturday, December 15, 2018

District News: ESL parent night is Sept. 20

Wednesday, September 19, 2018 by The Press in School

The ESL (English as a Second Language) parent night is set for 7 p.m. tonight, Sept. 20, in the auditorium of Northampton Area High School.

This is an informative meeting for parents. It will give them the opportunity to meet teachers, as well as collect take-homes to help parents, teachers and students stay connected and be more successful ESL learners.

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Reminder: Fall photos will be taken at the following schools.

Borough’s Siegfried building, Sept. 20

George Wolf, Sept. 21

Sacred Heart School opens its doors for new academic year

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 by KRISTINA HESCH-GROVER in School

On Aug. 27, Sacred Heart School opened for its 93rd school year. The 2018-19 academic year looks to be one of the school’s most exciting years yet.

Located at 115 Washington St., Bath, Sacred Heart is rich in tradition and prides itself on the close-knit family, which makes the school welcoming to children of all backgrounds and denominations.

District News: Fall picture days for students coming up at NASD

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 by The Press in School

Smile — it’s time for fall picture days!

Lehigh, Sept. 13

Moore, Sept. 14

Borough’s Franklin building, Sept. 19

Borough’s Siegfried building, Sept. 20

George Wolf, Sept. 21

All students will be bringing home a detailed flier that lists ordering options and payment information. All students will have their photos taken, but purchase is optional.

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Northampton Area High School will have its open house 6-8 p.m. tonight, Sept. 13.

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State ruling favors NASD in Seemsville tract use

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 by PAUL WILLISTEIN in School

A potential technical roadblock has been cleared for a major warehouse development project in Northampton Area School District.

At question was an easement for a detention pond and a right of way for Seemsville Road on school district land as part of the Northampton business center land development plan, known as the Jaindl-Watson Development, or JW Development.

District News: NASD schedules annual events to kick off new year

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 by The Press in School

Meet-the-teacher nights for elementary schools, a back-to-school night at the middle school and an open house at the high school are planned at the following schools.

George Wolf Elementary School, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Sept. 6

Lehigh Elementary School (for grades 1-5), 6:30-8:30 p.m. Sept. 6

Northampton Area Middle School, 6-8 p.m. Sept. 12

Northampton Area High School, 6-8 p.m. Sept. 13

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From Sept. 10 to Sept. 13, the middle school PTA book fair will take place. The book fair will also be open during back-to-school night Sept. 12.

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District News: No classes Sept. 3 for upcoming Labor Day holiday

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 by The Press in School

Schools will be closed Sept. 3 for the Labor Day holiday. Classes will be back in session Sept. 4.

Have a safe and happy holiday with family and friends!

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Meet-the-teacher nights for elementary schools, a back-to-school night at the middle school and an open house night at the high school are planned at the following schools.

Borough’s Siegfried (for grades 2-5), 6:30-8 p.m. Sept. 4

Moore Elementary School (for grades 1-5), 6:30-8 p.m. Sept. 5

George Wolf Elementary School, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Sept. 6

Good Shepherd Catholic School starts 2018-19 year Aug. 27

Wednesday, August 22, 2018 by AL RECKER in School

Enthusiasm abounds as Good Shepherd Catholic School, Northampton, will open its doors Aug. 27 to students for the start of the 2018-19 school year.

The parochial school, at 1300 Newport Ave., offers classes and programs for students from preschool through eighth grade.

A welcome-back program for families will be held 6-8 p.m. Aug. 23.

Principal John Paul Crescenzo said 205 boys and girls are enrolled for this year. The school is continuing to accept new students.