East Penn Press

Saturday, February 22, 2020

STUDENT OF THE WEEK

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 by BEVERLY SPRINGER in School

Artie Schmidt

Q. Who are the members of your family: parents, siblings and pets?

A. I live with my mom Tammy, my dad Art and two younger brothers Tristan and Hayden.

Q. What do you most enjoy about being a senior at Emmaus High School?

A. Starting to reap some of the rewards for my effort in school over the past 12 years, such as my current job where I get to write software for aerospace material testing laboratories.

Q. What is your favorite subject? Why?

STUDENT OF THE WEEK

Wednesday, February 12, 2020 by BEVERLY SPRINGER in School

Maya Schlesinger

Q. Who are the members of your family: parents, siblings and pets?

A. My family consists of my mother Maria, my father Leo, my brother Evan and my ball python Skathi (named after a moon of Saturn).

Q. What do you most enjoy about being a senior at Emmaus High School?

A. I most enjoy the transition into adulthood and certain responsibilities I have had to take on with that transition.

Q. What is your favorite subject? Why?

A. My favorite subject is science because the more you learn, the less you actually know, and the more curious you become.

ST. ANN SCHOOL

Thursday, February 6, 2020 by BEVERLY SPRINGER in Local News

Grandparents come for lunch and talent abounds

St. Ann Catholic School in Emmaus recently celebrated Catholic Schools Week with a variety of activities focused on family unity, student accomplishment and community outreach. The program for the festivities Jan. 25 included an invitation for grandparents and their grandchildren to enjoy lunch together followed by a student talent show. Children enrolled in grades 3 through 8 gave polished performances which showcased the range and depth of talent possessed by St. Ann School students.

STUDENT OF THE WEEK

Thursday, February 6, 2020 by BEVERLY SPRINGER in Local News

Wyatt Henseler

Q. Who are the members of your family: parents, siblings and pets?

A. I live with my dad Joe, my mom Karine, my brothers Shepard and Cooper and my dog Kizzy.

Q. What do you most enjoy about being a senior at Emmaus High School?

A. I’ve really enjoyed the freedom and time I’ve had with classmates throughout senior year so far. There have been many opportunities to get involved in and connect with everyone I’ve grown up with.

Q. What is your favorite subject? Why?

STUDENT OF THE WEEK

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 by BEVERLY SPRINGER in School

Colin Schaffer

Q. Who are the members of your family?

A. My family includes my mom, Melissa, my dad, Ryan, my brother, Andrew and my sister, Sarah. I have two dogs and three cats.

Q. What do you enjoy most about being a senior?

A. I enjoy having senior privileges, including a parking pass and early outs.

Q. What is your favorite subject? Why?

A. My favorite subject is advanced placement computer science principles because I enjoy coding and the unlimited possibilities of computer software.

Q. Have you received any special awards or recognition?

STUDENT OF THE WEEK

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 by BEVERLY SPRINGER in School

Tomo Curran

Q. Who are the members of your family: parents, siblings and pets?

A. I am an only child, so my parents are Mamiko and Brian. I also consider my family to include my martial arts community and my best friend, Kaylee.

Q. What do you most enjoy about being a senior at Emmaus High School?

A. The best thing about my senior year is the realization that the future is completely up to you and that you are in complete control over the rest of your life.

Q. What is your favorite subject? Why?

STUDENT OF THE WEEK

Thursday, January 2, 2020 by BEVERLY SPRINGER in School

Adam Goldstein

Q. Who are the members of your family: parents, siblings and pets?

A. My parents are Jason and Melissa Goldstein. I have a brother, Jacob, who is going to Franklin and Marshall College. I also have two dogs, Lizzy and Buster.

Q. What do you most enjoy about being a senior at Emmaus High School?

A. I like the challenge. I have always been in the honors course, but taking multiple AP classes and going to college next year is forcing me to push myself beyond my limits and become a better student.

Q. What is your favorite subject? Why?

EMMAUS HIGH SCHOOL

Friday, December 20, 2019 by BEVERLY SPRINGER in Local News

Children’s author Jan Brett visits Emmaus

In partnership with the staff of Emmaus High School’s Collage literary magazine, Let’s Play Books!, 244 Main St., Emmaus, hosted a presentation and book signing by children’s author Jan Brett recently.

Brett, who considers herself “more illustrator than author,” arrived at EHS in what one press release describes as her “rock star bus.”

The stop was part of the first leg of a national tour to promote her latest book, “The Tale of the Tiger Slippers.”