Thursday, Jan. 17: Elem.–Chicken ring things or PB&J, sweet potatoes, banana, milk. M.S.–Barbecued chicken sandwich or PB&J, sweet potatoes, apple wedges, banana, milk. H.S.–No lunch.
Friday, Jan. 18: No school.
Monday, Jan. 21: No school.
Tuesday, Jan. 22: Elem.–Egg and cheese sandwich or PB&J, potatoe bites, banana, milk. M.S.–Egg and cheese sandwich or PB&J, potatoe bites, banana, orange, milk. H.S.–No lunch.
Schools will be closed tomorow, Friday, Jan. 18, and Monday, Jan. 21.
Friday will be a professional development day for teachers. Schools are closed Monday in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
Zephyr Winter Time Blues Week: Mark your calendars for the Zephyr Elementary Winter Time Blues Week.
It kicks off Monday, Jan. 28, with "Blue Day." Students and staff are encouraged to wear the color blue.
Tuesday, Jan. 29, is "Crazy Socks & Shoe Day." Wednesday, Jan. 30, is the day to wear maroon and gold to show your Zephyr pride.
Central Catholic High School Principal Dennis Nemes would like to welcome CCHS parents, alumni, friends and supporters to the state of the building presentation 6:30 p.m. Jan. 28 in Rockne Hall.
This meeting will include a wide range of status reports on the school and student body, as well as an introduction of the new Board of General Governance.
The next PTO meeting is scheduled for 7 p.m. Jan. 15 at the high school.
All are welcome to attend and become a part of the PTO.
School board to meet: The next school board meeting will be held 7 p.m. Jan. 14 in the administration building.
The public is invited.
Lunch accounts: Parents are reminded and encouraged to check their children's lunch accounts often to be sure funds are available to purchase lunches.
Accounts can be checked online.
After a weeklong break from school to celebrate Christmas, Lehigh Valley Christian High School has jumped right back into the swing of things.
Last Friday, the drama department had auditions for its spring musical production. We would love for you to support us by coming to see our musical in April.
The choral program recently had its Christmas concert at St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church and it was very entertaining and filled with talent. The choir has already begun the preparations for their annual spring concert and their spring vocal competition at ACSI.
Thursday, Jan. 10: Elem.–Deli hoagie or PB&J, sweet potato tots, banana, milk. M.S.–Steak sandwich or PB&J, seasoned wedges, banana, apple wedges, milk. H.S.–Steak sandwich, broccoli salad, seasoned wedges, apple wedges, banana, milk.
Friday, Jan. 11: Elem.–Cheese pizza, broccoli, apple wedges, milk. M.S.–Cheese pizza, broccoli, orange, apple wedges, milk. H.S.–Cheese pizza, salad plate, carrots, apple wedges, pear, milk.
Whitehall-Copay School District Superintendent John Corby spoke about the events that took place at Sandy Hook Elementary School during the school board's committee meetings Dec.17.
"I'm very proud to be a part of this school district," he said. "I visited classrooms with kids and the kids are okay, the staff really took it to heart."
Corby also commented on the actions of the staff and adults who made the return to school easier.
"[The schools] stuck to a routine," he said.
Students at the Swain School hosted a lunch, served during the annual Holiday House Tour fundraiser.
As the first semester comes to a close, midterm exams are quickly approaching.
All in-class exams – those taken during a regular school day for selected junior and senior courses – will take place Jan. 14 and 18. All regular exams will take place Jan. 15-17.
Students will be dismissed from school 11:30 a.m. for all regular exams.
The first quarter honor roll list is now available on the school's website, acchs.info.
All students with summa cum laude (first honors), magna cum laude (second honors) and cum laude (third honors) are listed.
Whitehall-Coplay Middle School students took a field trip to the Ironton Rail-Trail.