Whitehall-Coplay Press

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District News: Holiday concerts planned in WCSD

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 by The Press in School

Holiday performances are approaching! Come hear some wonderful music by Whitehall-Coplay School District students.

Whitehall-Coplay Middle School band and chorus concert, 7-8 p.m. Dec. 6, in the auditorium of Whitehall High School. Snow date is Dec. 10.

Zephyr Elementary School band and chorus concert, 7-8 p.m. Dec. 12, in the auditorium of WHS. Snow date is Dec. 17.

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Zephyr Elementary Key Club members are having a toy drive now through Dec. 14. They are collecting new, unwrapped toys for needy families in the district.

Art students at Zephyr support Whitehall K-9 unit

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 by JULIE BECK in School

Zephyr Elementary School’s fourth-grade art classes, along with their teacher Mr. Charles Matz, were asked to support Whitehall Police Department’s K-9 force at the recent 2018 East Coast K-9 Trials. Whitehall Police Department Sgt. Jeff Apgar and his K-9 partner, Mex, were at the event, held at Thunderhead Farm, New Tripoli.

More than 12 police and K-9 units took part.

District News: Zephyr Elementary School students can holiday shop Dec. 3-7

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 by The Press in School

Zephyr Elementary School will have its lil’ shoppers’ shop, sponsored by the PTO, Dec. 3-7. Students will bring home an envelope with information for review.

The shop is optional for students.

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Whitehall-Coplay Middle School’s Student Council members are currently working on the annual Holiday Hope Chest program — the collection of new, unopened and unwrapped small gifts for boys or girls in specific age groups.

Students will collect filled shoe boxes, to be delivered to Volunteer Center of the Lehigh Valley for families in early December.

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Whitehall-Coplay lunch menus

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 by The Press in School

Thursday, Nov. 29: Elem. — Steak sandwich or PB&J, sweet potato tots (Zephyr: sweet potato fries), celery sticks, banana, chilled peaches, milk choice; M.S. — Steak sandwich or PB&J, seasoned wedges, celery sticks, banana, chilled peaches, milk choice; H.S. — Steak sandwich, seasoned wedges, broccoli with dip, chilled peaches, banana, milk choice; H.S. premium — Chicken mash bowl, steamed corn, salad plate, chilled peaches, banana, milk choice

Marching band wins first place

Tuesday, November 20, 2018 by ERIN THOMAS in School

The Whitehall High School Marching Zephyr Band participated in the Cavalcade of Bands competition Nov. 11 at J. Birney Crum Stadium, Allentown, where it was named first-place champions for the second year in a row. MZB competed with bands across Pennsylvania, in addition to New Jersey, Maryland and Delaware.

This year’s MZB show theme was titled “Nature’s Tapestry.”

District News: Students off for Thanksgiving break

Tuesday, November 20, 2018 by The Press in School

Thanksgiving break will be Nov. 22-26. Have a happy and safe holiday with family and friends!

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Zephyr Elementary School will have its PTO “lil shopper’s shop” Dec. 3-7. Students will bring home fliers with more details.

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Whitehall-Coplay Middle School’s Student Council members are currently working on the annual Holiday Hope Chest program — the collection of new, unopened and unwrapped small gifts for boys or girls in specific age groups.