Lehigh Elementary School Meet the Teacher Night will be held tonight for grades 1 through 3, 6:30 to 8 p.m.
Please come out to meet your child's teacher and become more familiar with their school.
Middle school back to school night: Back to school night is also tonight at the middle school.
This is a great opportunity to visit your child's school and meet some of their teachers.
The event will take place from 6:30 to 8 p.m.
ESL parent night: Mark your calendars to attend the upcoming ESL parent night Tuesday, Sept. 25.
Thursday, Sept. 20: Elem.–Macaroni and cheese or fish nuggets with breadstick or half ham and cheese wrap or chicken Caesar salad with breadsticks, green beans, tomato, orange, fruit juice, chocolate pudding. M.S.–Spaghetti with Italian meatballs or hamburger or pepperoni pizza or ham and cheese wrap, chicken Caesar salad with breadstick, green beans, tomato, orange, fruit juice, chocolate pudding. H.S.–Spaghetti with Italian meatballs or chicken parmesan pizza or beef soft tacos, chicken Caesar salad with breadsticks, squash, tomato, orange, fruit juice, chocolate chip cookie.
The Colonel John Siegfried Elementary School, Northampton, was presented a plaque Friday by The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Eastern Pennsylvania/Lehigh Valley Branch, for its outstanding "Pennies for Patients" fundraiser. Students at the school raised more than $6,500, the second highest of 700 schools which participated in the project the past school year. Pamela Formica, campaign manager for the Lehigh Valley-based society, center, presents a plaque noting the distinction to teacher and student council advisor Gary Pierzga, right.
Northampton Area Middle School kicked off the new school year with a team assembly.
Parents of beginning band and orchestra students are invited to an important meeting Monday, Sept. 17, at the high school.
Smile! It's picture day: Moore Elementary and middle school students will have their pictures taken Tuesday, Sept. 18.
All students will be photographed, though purchasing the pictures is optional.
Meet the teachers: The Borough Elementary School will host its Meet the Teacher Night at the Siegfried building for grades 4-6 tonight, Thursday, Sept. 13.
The event begins at 6:30 p.m.
Good Shepherd Elementary School, Northampton, began its second year of operations with Irene Quigley as school principal.
Quigley, who previously served in the same capacity at Christ the King, said the enrollment for kindergarten through eighth grade is 282 boys and girls, which mirrors the enrollment for the 2011-12 school year.
While computers have been part of the curriculum at the school for years, Quigley said Good Shepherd now has a new computer laboratory. Computer technology is taught at all grade levels, from kindergarten through eighth grade.
Northampton field hockey will host a car wash and bake sale Sept. 15 and the team seeks your support.
The event will take place at Auto Zone on 3599 Macarthur Road in Whitehall from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
PTA and PTSA meetings: Mark your calendars for upcoming meetings for the PTA and PTSA groups.
The Lehigh and Moore Elementary PTA will have their meetings Sept. 10. Lehigh's meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. and Moore's begins at 7 p.m.
The high school PTSA meets Tuesday, Sept. 11, at 6 p.m. The Borough PTA also will meet Sept. 11 at 7 p.m.
Summer has come to an end, and it is time to get back to school. Classes throughout the district begin Sept. 4.
Smile it's picture day already! Students at Washington's Crossing and the high school will have their school pictures taken on the first day of school.
Purchasing the photos is optional.
PTAs and PTSAs to meet: Mark your calendars for upcoming meetings for the PTA and PTSA groups.
On Tuesday, Sept. 4, George Wolf Elementary PTA meets at 7 p.m.
The Lehigh and Moore Elementary groups meet Sept. 10. Lehigh's meeting begins at 6:30 and Moore at 7 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 4: Elem.–Grilled American cheese sandwich or hot dog on a bun or egg salad sandwich or fruit and cheddar platter with roll, French fries, Romaine lettuce, fresh banana, apple juice, vanilla pudding. M.S.–Grilled ham and cheese or popcorn chicken bite with roll or egg salad wrap or pepperoni pizza or fruit and cheddar platter with roll, French fries, Romaine lettuce, fresh banana, apple juice, vanilla pudding.
"Walk-In Wednesdays" continue at the Swain School through the month of August.
Visitors are invited to drop in at the school, located at 1100 South 24th St., Allentown, in Salisbury Township, between 8:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. Wednesdays Aug. 22 and Aug. 29. No appointments are needed.
"As always, we will continue to welcome visitors throughout the week," said Director of Admissions Leah Papp. "Contact us at 610-433-4542, ext. 119, to set up an appointment if you'd like to come on another day."