Northampton Press

Saturday, December 15, 2018

District news: Congrats, students, on SkillsUSA win!

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 by The Press in School

Three Northampton Area High School and Bethlehem Area Vocational-Technical School students won medals at the Skills- USA State Championships in Hershey in April.

Samuel Costenbader won a gold medal for electronics technology, and Christian Stezelberger received gold for industrial motor control. Austin Kern won the bronze medal for firefighting.

Overall, 23 local students won medals in 22 different events at the competition.

NAHS teacher lauded

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 by AL RECKER in School

Angela Munjone, a mathematics teacher at Northampton Area High School, was inducted by Northampton Exchange Club as the Outstanding NAHS Teacher for March/April at the April 4 dinner meeting. The ceremony was held at Northampton Banquet & Event Center.

Munjone received a framed certificate and pen, and her name and accomplishments will be added to the Exchange Club’s collection of honorees. It is the second year the club has paid tribute to outstanding NAHS faculty and staff.

Board approves Kuhns as new assistant curriculum director

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 by PAUL WILLISTEIN in School

Northampton Area School District Board of Education voted unanimously 9-0 at the March 26 meeting to approve a new assistant director of curriculum.

Dr. Lori Kuhns, NASD assistant director of curriculum, will be promoted, effective July 1, at $120,418 annually, with benefits. Kuhns is principal of Lehigh Elementary School.

In other business at the March 26 meeting, school directors voted 9-0 to approve:

Athletic coaching staff member and stipend for the 2017-18 school year: Alan Hartzell, assistant softball coach, $1,956;

District news: NASD will celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week May 7-11

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 by The Press in School

Teacher Appreciation Week is coming up May 7-11. Show extra appreciation for your child’s teachers — it’s a great time to say thank you!

Also, May 9 will be National School Nurses Day.

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Northampton Area Middle School will hold a PTA meeting 6 p.m. May 8.

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The elementary band concert is scheduled for 7 p.m. May 8. It will be held at Northampton Area High School.

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Siegfried Elementary School’s chorus concert will be held at the elementary school 7 p.m. May 9.

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NASD will celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week May 7-11

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 by The Press in School

Teacher Appreciation Week is coming up May 7-11. Show extra appreciation for your child’s teachers — it’s a great time to say thank you!

Also, May 9 will be National School Nurses Day.

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Northampton Area Middle School will hold a PTA meeting 6 p.m. May 8.

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The elementary band concert is scheduled for 7 p.m. May 8. It will be held at Northampton Area High School.

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Siegfried Elementary School’s chorus concert will be held at the elementary school 7 p.m. May 9.

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