Friday, March 15: Elem. — Grilled cheese sandwich, broccoli with cheese sauce, carrots with dip, apple wedges, milk choice; M.S. — Pepperoni/cheese pizza, mixed vegetables, green beans, apple wedges, orange, milk choice; H.S. — Pepperoni/cheese pizza, broccoli with cheese sauce, carrots with dip, apple wedges, orange, milk choice; H.S. premium — Popcorn shrimp or spicy fish sandwich, salad plate, carrots with dip, apple wedges, orange, milk choice
Rachael Alulis, a Whitehall High School senior, has been honored with a President’s Volunteer Service Award for her exemplary volunteer service. The award, which recognizes Americans of all ages who have volunteered significant amounts of their time to serve their communities and their country, was granted by the Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program.
WHS nominated Alulis for national honors this fall in recognition of her volunteer service.
Steckel Elementary School’s second annual family bingo night is March 7 in the cafeteria of Whitehall High School. Doors open 5:30 p.m., and bingo begins 6:30 p.m.
Proceeds from the event will be donated to Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia in the name of a Steckel Elementary student.
Order forms went home in early February, but if you need an extra, they are available in the school office.
Whitehall-Coplay School District students will not have classes March 8. This is a professional development day for teachers.
Friday, March 8: No school.
Monday, March 11: Elem. — Chicken tenders, dinner roll, mixed vegetables, apple wedges, milk choice; M.S. — Chicken tenders, dinner roll, steamed corn, broccoli with dip, orange, apple wedges, milk choice; H.S. — Chicken nuggets, dinner roll, steamed corn, three-bean salad, orange, apple wedges, milk; H.S. premium — Spicy chicken tenders, salad plate, carrots with dip, apple wedges, orange, milk choice
Whitehall-Coplay Middle School has announced the students named to the honor roll for the second quarter of the 2018-19 academic year.
Gockley Elementary School’s family fun night will be 6-8 p.m. March 6. The purpose of this event is to provide fitness games and activities for the family to enjoy and to encourage physical activity outside of physical education classes.
Some of the activities will include a free throw contest, bowling contest, wheelbarrow race, football-throwing contest, bean bag toss, hula hoop ball toss, hopper race and basket toss. There will be light refreshments and a prize for the winner at each station.
Thursday, Feb. 28: Elem., M.S. — Ham and cheese on pretzel bun or PB&J, steamed corn, banana, chilled peaches, milk choice, (M.S.: celery sticks also); H.S. — Ham and cheese on pretzel bun, seasoned wedges, celery sticks, chilled peaches, banana, milk choice; H.S. premium — Baked chicken, whole-grain crackers, salad plate, steamed corn, garbanzo beans, chilled peaches, banana, milk choice
Friday, Feb. 15: Schools are closed. No meals served.
Monday, Feb. 18: Schools are closed. No meals served.
Tuesday, Feb. 19: Elem., M.S. — Hamburger/cheeseburger or PB&J, baked beans, applesauce, banana, milk choice (M.S.: celery sticks also); H.S. — Hamburger/cheeseburger, baked beans, three-bean salad, banana, applesauce, milk choice; H.S. premium — Chicken BBQ sandwich, broccoli with dip, salad plate, apple wedges, orange, milk choice
Whitehall-Coplay School District will be closed Feb. 15 and 18 for the Presidents Day holiday.
Read Across America, a national program that promotes reading and adult involvement in the education of our students, is March 1. The goal is to motivate children to read.
March is the birthday month of Theodor Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss. His books have led generations of children to learn the joy of reading.