Whitehall-Coplay Press

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Whitehall-Coplay lunch menus

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 by The Press in School

Thursday, Oct. 12: Gockley, Steckel — Hot dog or PB&J, baked beans, banana, chilled peaches, milk. Zephyr — Steak sandwich or PB&J, baked beans, chilled peaches, banana, milk. M.S. — Cheese-filled breadsticks with marinara sauce or PB&J, steamed corn, celery sticks, banana, chilled peaches, milk. H.S. — Cheese-filled breadsticks with marinara sauce, mixed vegetables, tossed salad, chilled peaches, banana, milk.

District news: Music in Motion is Saturday

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 by The Press in School

Whitehall Marching Zephyr Band will be hosting Music in Motion Oct. 14 at Zephyr Stadium. This event will showcase marching bands from around the area, including Northampton Area School District’s high school and middle school, Louis E. Dieruff High School, Catasauqua High School and, of course, Whitehall High School.

The Whitehall Chorale leads off with the national anthem 5:55 p.m., and the first performance begins 6 p.m.

Food will be available for purchase as well.

There is an admission cost.

For more information, email wmpamarchingband@gmail.com.

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School board reviews request to name WHS gym after Steckel

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 by JAMES BUNTING in School

At Whitehall-Coplay School Board’s meeting Oct. 9, a group of former Zephyr athletes petitioned members of the school board to consider naming the high school gymnasium after former coach and athletic director Robert Steckel.

Robert Steckel’s son Ross, a Whitehall High School Class of 1969 alumni, presented the school board with a petition that has been supported by 87 of the district’s most notable athletes.

District news: No school Oct. 9

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 by The Press in School

Please note that there will be no school Oct. 9 for students. It will be a professional development day for teachers.

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National Fire Prevention Week is Oct. 9-13. There will be extra activities at the elementary buildings and special guests, including Whitehall Township Fire Department.

Students will also take part in some fire prevention and safety programs.

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Gockley Elementary School’s picture day will be Oct. 11. Students will be bringing home a detailed order form for parents to review and return along with payment.

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lunch menus

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 by The Press in School

Thursday, Oct. 5: Elem. — Chicken taco wrap with salsa or PB&J, steamed corn, banana, chilled peaches, milk. M.S. — Ham and cheese on a pretzel bun or PB&J, steamed corn, celery sticks, banana, chilled peaches, milk. H.S. — Ham and cheese on a pretzel bun, seasoned wedges, celery sticks, chilled peaches, banana, milk.

District news: Meet middle school teachers tonight

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 by The Press in School

Whitehall-Coplay Middle School’s meet the teacher night is 6:30-8:30 p.m. tonight, Sept. 28. Plan to come and check out all the great things happening at WCMS this year. Visit your child’s classrooms and meet their teachers.

There will be representatives from the PTO and lots of extra activities that evening as well.

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Looking ahead, please note there will be no school Oct. 9, as a professional development day for teachers will be held.

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