Steckel students will participate in the 16th annual Read Across America Day Friday, March 1.
The event takes place in memory of the beloved children's author, Dr. Seuss. Students will dress in "Hat" colors and crazy styles, decorate with balloons and let their imaginations and reading skills have a Seussical Day.
Reminder: The PTO is requesting all BoxTops for Education be turned in by tomorrow, Friday, Feb. 22.
This is the last day box tops can be accepted for this school year.
Thursday, Feb. 21: Gockley, Zephyr–Deli hoagie or PB&J, sweet potato tots, banana, milk. Steckel–Deli hoagie or PB&J, sweet potato tots, banana, frozen fruit drink, milk. M.S.–Steak sandwich or PB&J, seasoned wedges, banana, apple wedges, milk. H.S.–Steak sandwich, seasoned wedges, broccoli salad, banana, apple wedges, milk.
Whitehall High School has announced the names of students who have made the honor roll for the third marking period of the 2012-13 school year.
HIGH HONOR ROLL
Thursday, Feb. 14: Gockley, Zephyr–Chicken patty or PB&J, baked beans, apple wedges, milk. Steckel–Chicken patty or PB&J, baked beans, apple wedges, frozen fruit drink, milk. M.S.–Chicken patty or PB&J, baked beans, apple wedges, orange, milk. H.S.–Chicken patty, baked beans, coleslaw, apple wedges, orange, milk.
Friday, Feb. 15: Elem.–Mozzarella sticks, marinara sauce, mixed vegetables, apple wedges, milk. M.S.–Stuffed shells, celery, apple wedges, orange, milk. H.S.–Stuffed shells, dinner roll, tossed salad, apple wedges, pear, milk.
Monday, Feb. 18: No school.
Whitehall High School will host Bands in the Round 7 p.m. Feb. 20.
The performance in the high school auditorium will feature the Zephyr Elementary "Maroon Band" (first year players), the Zephyr Elementary "Gold Band" (second year players), the Sixth-Grade Band, the Seventh- and Eighth-Grade Band and the High School Concert Band.
Each group will perform one or two selections on its own, and then all bands will combine into one large ensemble and perform a finale.
After a long week of midterm exams and a snow day, the second semester here at Lehigh Valley Christian High School has finally begun.
The anatomy class recently visited the "Bodies Revealed" exhibit at the Da Vinci Center. Along with examining real life bodies the students were also able to perform forensics labs, examine fossils, and much more.
Also the AP chemistry class visited Lafayette College to perform a fluidization lab. Students were able to examine the fluidization points of different substances.
The Woman's Club of Whitehall has selected Whitehall High School student Duyen Tran as the January Girl of the Month.
Tran, the daughter of Mr. Mong Tran and Mrs. Tin, of Whitehall, has achieved honor roll all marking periods.
She is a member of the concert band, concert choir, theater club, Leo Club and German Club. She also serves as the stage manager for the theater department and was the production assistant for the school's 2012 fall play.
Tran is a member of the National Honor Society, Mu Alpha Theta and the Lehigh County band.
Thursday, Feb. 7: Gockley–Chicken ring things or PB&J, sweet potatoes, banana, milk. Steckel–Chicken ring things or PB&J, sweet potatoes, banana, frozen fruit drink, milk. M.S.–Barbecued chicken sandwich or PB&J, sweet potatoes, apple wedges, banana, milk. H.S.–Barbecue chicken sandwich, sweet potatoes, celery sticks, apple wedges, banana, milk.
School will be open Friday, Feb. 15, as a snow make up day.
Parents and students should make a note of this because the school calendar states that school is closed. All classes will be in session on that day.
School will be closed on Monday, Feb. 18, in observance of Presidents Day.
Dental van visit: The St. Luke's dental van will be coming to the Whitehall-Coplay Middle School on Friday, Feb. 8.
The van will be at the school all day to provide much needed services for the middle school students. Parents with questions should contact the school.