Northampton Press

Friday, February 23, 2018

District news: High school play to be held Oct. 6, 7

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 by The Press in School

Northampton Area High School Theatre Company will present “The Importance of Being Earnest” 7 p.m. Oct. 6 and 7 in the auditorium of the high school, 1619 Laubach Ave. Enjoy this hilarious comedy by Oscar Wilde in which two friends use the same fictitious persona to escape their otherwise boring lives. Trouble and laughter will ensue! Everybody loves Earnest, but who is he?

Tickets are $10 and are available at the door or online at nahsdramaclub.org.

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District news: Open house planned for tonight, Sept. 14, at the high school

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 by The Press in School

Northampton Area High School’s open house is set for 6-8 p.m. tonight, Sept. 14.

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Smile! It’s time for fall picture day in the district schools. Please watch for a flier with information and payment order forms.

Moore and Lehigh Elementary schools, Sept. 15

Borough Elementary School, Franklin building, Sept. 20

Borough Elementary School, Siegfried building, Sept. 21

George Wolf Elementary School, Sept. 22

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District news: NASD schools will hold PTA meetings this month

Wednesday, September 6, 2017 by The Press in School

PTA meetings have been set. All are welcome and invited to attend and join.

Moore Elementary School, 6 p.m. Sept. 7

Lehigh Elementary School, 6:30 p.m. Sept. 11

Middle school, 6 p.m. Sept. 12

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Meet the teacher nights also have been set for the elementary schools on the following days. Please mark your calendar and plan to attend.

George Wolf Elementary School, grades 1-5, 6:30-8 p.m. Sept. 7

Lehigh Elementary School, all grades, 6:30-8 p.m. Sept. 7

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Certification classes planned

Wednesday, September 6, 2017 by The Press in School

LCCC

Lehigh Carbon Community College (LCCC) will offer a variety of certification and training for individuals wanting to learn about careers as a florist, personal trainer or event planner.

The Career as a Florist class is held at Michael Thomas Floral Design, 1825 Roth Ave., Allentown, 6-8:30 p.m. Mondays, Oct. 2-Nov. 27.

The Personal Trainer Certification class will be held 6:30-9:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays, Oct. 10-Nov. 15, at LCCC’s main campus in Schnecksville.

There is a fee for the classes.

District hires assistant coaches for 2017-18 school year

Wednesday, September 6, 2017 by PAUL WILLISTEIN in School

Several assistant coaches for the 2017-18 school year have been hired in Northampton Area School District.

Hired at the Aug. 28 NASD Board of Education meeting, at the recommendation of the administration, were Robert Hahn, assistant boys soccer coach, at a stipend of $1,708, and Adam O’Hara, assistant girls volleyball coach, at $1,500.

Hired at the Aug. 14 NASD Board of Education meeting were Kayla Bringenberg, assistant cheerleading coach, $2,912, and Jacqueline Steidel, assistant cheerleading coach, $1,941.

District news: No school Sept. 4 for the Labor Day holiday

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 by The Press in School

There will be no school Sept. 4 in observance of the Labor Day holiday.

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PTA meetings have been set. All are welcome and invited to attend and join.

George Wolf, 6:30 p.m. Sept. 5

Moore, 6 p.m. Sept. 7

Lehigh, 6:30 p.m. Sept. 11

Middle school, 6 p.m. Sept. 12

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Meet the teacher nights also have been set for the elementary schools on the following days. Please mark your calendar and plan to attend.

Borough Elementary School, grades 2-5, 6:30-8 p.m. Sept. 6, at the Siegfried building

People’s Law School to begin Sept. 14

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 by The Press in School

NCC

Learn about the court system and different types of law at a People’s Law School, presented by the Northampton County Bar Association to the Public Committee in conjunction with Northampton Community College (NCC), Thursdays, 6-8 p.m., Sept. 14-Nov. 2, in Room 101, Kopecek Hall, on the Bethlehem campus of NCC, 3835 Green Pond Road, Bethlehem Township.

Topics will include the following:

Sept. 14: Introduction to the Court System

Sept. 21: Family Law

Sept. 28: Wills & Estates

Oct. 5: Intro to Federal Law and Military Law

Oct. 12: Real Estate