Northampton Area Konkrete Kids Educational Foundation has announced the inaugural group of Distinguished Alumni Wall of Honor inductees.
• Edward Pany, Class of 1954 — educator; founder/curator of Atlas Cement Company Memorial Museum, Northampton; community leader
• The Rev. Clark Kuntz II, Class of 1963 — pastor emeritus of Hope Lutheran Church, Cherryville; community volunteer
• Paulette Fritz, Class of 1968 — registered client associate at Wells Fargo Advisors Wealth Brokerage Services, Northampton; community leader/volunteer
Report cards are available on Sapphire beginning today, Feb. 1. Please be sure to discuss any issues with your child and his or her teachers.
The winter ball dance will be held 7-10 p.m. Feb. 3. It will be held at Northampton Banquet & Event Center, 1601 Laubach Ave.
Online kindergarten registration will begin 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 is Feb. 7-21.
Northampton Area High School’s Drama Club will present its winter showcase 7 p.m. Jan. 26 in the Northampton Area High School auditorium. Admission is $8 for adults and $5 for students, senior citizens and military.
It’s pure entertainment as the students perform songs, dances, scenes and short scenes from your favorite musicals, showcasing the heart, dedication and amazing talent of the Drama Club.
The purpose of the club is to educate and promote the performing arts.
For additional details, contact Mary Jane Csencsits at 610-762-6449 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Due to the recent inclement weather and school closures, the end of the second marking period will be extended to Jan. 22. The first day of the third marking period will be Jan. 23.
More information about the third and fourth marking periods will be provided in the upcoming weeks.
The two makeup days for students for school closures Jan. 4 and 5 will be June 4 and 5.
The calendar may still need to be updated due to any future school closings.
Updates will be shared and found on the school website, nasdschools.org.
On Dec. 1, 2017, more than 45 parents continued their participation in the kindergarten parent workshop on math concepts held at George Wolf Elementary in Bath.
The parent workshop, designed by George Wolf’s kindergarten teachers, is the second of a new series of three parent workshops. The first kindergarten parent workshop was held early in the fall on literacy concepts.
Committee appointments for 2018 have been made by Northampton Area School District Board of Education.
School directors voted 9-0 at the Dec. 4, 2017, reorganization meeting for the following committee appointments:
Act 93: Dr. Michael Baird, David Gogel
Contract negotiations: Chuck Frantz, Roy Maranki, Ross Makary
Employee benefit trust: Baird
Expulsion: John Becker, Frantz, Gogel, Robert Mentzell
Facilities: Becker, Frantz, Chuck Longacre, James Chuss
K-Kids Foundation: Makary
Meet and discuss: Mentzell, Becker