Whitehall-Coplay Press

Monday, April 22, 2019

District News: WHS student takes first at SkillsUSA

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 by The Press in School

Robert Julian, a student at Whitehall High School and Lehigh Career & Technical Institute, won first place in a recent SkillsUSA competition.

From Feb. 8-27, more than 400 students competed in 52 hands-on skill and leadership competitions. These competitions provided a unique opportunity for some of the most talented career and technical education students in the area to showcase their skills.

District gold medal winners advance to state and potentially national competitions.

‘Mamma Mia’

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 by ED COURRIER in School

WHS theater group performs ABBA musical April 4-7

Whitehall High School Theatre Club will present “Mamma Mia” April 4-7. The musicial brings romance to the stage while featuring classic ABBA hits.

With music and lyrics by Björn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson and book by Catherine Johnson, the musical comedy debuted on Broadway in 2001.

Set in a Greek island paradise, a young bride-to-be invites three men from her mother’s past to her wedding without consulting her. She is determined to find out which one of them is her birth father, so she can ask him to walk her down the aisle.

District News: Report cards will be available by April 5

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 by The Press in School

The end of the third marking period is March 29. Keep in contact with your child’s teacher. Communication is a very important part of your child’s success.

Electronic report cards will be available online by April 5. Please be sure to go on Power School to view your child’s grades.

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Whitehall High School’s 2019 spring musical, “Mamma Mia!,” will be performed 7 p.m. April 4-6 and 2 p.m. April 7.

Tickets are on sale now at https://www.showtix4u.com/events/whitehalltheater.

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Whitehall- Coplay lunch menus

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 by The Press in School

Thursday, March 28: Elem. — Hot dog or PB&J, baked beans, banana, chilled peaches, milk choice; M.S. — Cheese-filled breadsticks with marinara sauce or PB&J, steamed corn, celery sticks, banana, chilled peaches, milk choice; H.S. — Cheese-filled breadsticks with marinara sauce, mixed vegetables, tossed salad, chilled peaches, banana, milk choice; H.S. premium — Chicken taco wrap, salad plate, steamed corn, banana, chilled peaches, milk choice

District News: Zephyr Art Gallery to host comics artist March 21

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 by The Press in School

From 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. March 21, Zephyr Art Gallery will host an after-school art reception with comics artist Scott Hanna at Whitehall High School, 3800 Mechanicsville Road.

A top inker in the comic book industry, Hanna has been drawing and inking comics for 30 years. His work has been published in more than 100 graphic novels, and he has inked 21,000-plus pages of comics art. He is known for his very adaptable inking work and finishes that enhance the pencil work of a wide variety of artistic styles.

Whitehall-Coplay lunch menus

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 by The Press in School

Thursday, March 21: Elem. — Chicken fries with dinner roll or PB&J, steamed corn, celery sticks, banana, chilled peaches, milk choice; M.S. — Ham and cheese on a pretzel bun or PB&J, steamed corn, celery sticks, banana, chilled peaches, milk choice; H.S. — Ham and cheese on a pretzel bun, seasoned wedges, celery sticks, chilled peaches, banana, milk choice; H.S. premium — Baked chicken, salad plate, steamed corn, chickpeas, chilled peaches, banana, milk choice