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Wednesday, January 17, 2018 by NICHOLAS TOTO in Columns

Emmaus High School holds midterm exams Jan. 19 to 23

Midterm exams will be held Jan. 19, 22 and 23. Jan. 19 is periods one, two and three. Jan. 22 is periods four, five and six. Jan. 23 is periods seven, eight and nine. If students have an exam, they are expected to be there for that exam. Transportation is provided at the normal time in the morning for the first exam starting 7:23 a.m. Transportation home is also provided for students 1 p.m. If students do not have transportation, the library is open for a quiet study session or the cafeteria for a normal study hall.


Thursday, December 21, 2017 by NICHOLAS TOTO in Columns

Winter break Dec. 22, 2017 to Jan. 2, 2018

Emmaus High School will be closed for winter break Dec. 22 through Jan 2, 2018. Happy Holidays!

There will be a Model United Nations meeting after school in Room 538 Dec. 20.

Picture retakes are available in the athletic office. If you had your picture taken on retake day, please stop in the athletic office and pick up your pictures.

Would you like to go to Europe this summer? If you are in a science, math, Latin or culinary arts class, you are eligible for the trip. Stop by Room 232 for information. There are 12 spots left, so hurry.


Wednesday, November 22, 2017 by NICHOLAS TOTO in Columns

EHS closed Nov. 23 to 27 for Thanksgiving holiday

Emmaus High School will dismiss students 11 a.m. Nov. 22 and will be closed Nov. 23, Nov. 24 and Nov. 27 for the Thanksgiving holiday.

For freshmen who did not receive a fundraiser packet in Flex Block last week, they are available outside of Room 235. The ninth grade class is selling Double Good Popcorn. The fall fundraiser will run through Nov. 29. All packets and money are due on or before Nov. 29 to either Mrs. Murray in Room 335 or Mrs. Ardito in Room 235.


Thursday, November 9, 2017 by NICHOLAS TOTO in Columns

Annual senior citizen Thanksgiving Luncheon Nov. 14

There is a lot going on at Emmaus High School.

EHS is just one of three schools in the East Penn School District welcoming senior citizens to the annual Thanksgiving Luncheon Nov. 14. This is always an enjoyable time for the staff, students and senior citizens.

For high school seniors and their families, all graduation stationery orders are due in the activities office Nov. 8.


Wednesday, October 25, 2017 by NICHOLAS TOTO in Columns

ASVAB test Oct. 26 at Emmaus High School

The Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery test will be given 7:30 a.m. Oct. 26 in the multi-media room at Emmaus High School. Students interested in attending must register in the counseling office. This battery is required for anyone interested in being a part of the armed services; however, it is also a great resource for nonmilitary students in grades 10 through 12 seeking more information regarding careers. For information, contact counselors or Mr. McInerney in the counseling office.


Thursday, October 12, 2017 by NICHOLAS TOTO in Columns

Homecoming game and dance scheduled Oct. 13 and 14

PSAT/NMSQT testing will be administered at Emmaus High School 8 a.m. Oct. 14. It is recommended all college bound 11th grade students take this test.

The homecoming football game will be held Oct. 13 along with the homecoming tailgate 4 to 6 p.m. at EHS. The homecoming dance will be held the following day, Oct. 14, in EHS Cafe 1 and 2.

Anyone interested in trying out for the girls basketball team is encouraged to attend open gyms 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays in the main gym.


Wednesday, September 27, 2017 by NICHOLAS TOTO in Columns

PSAT/NMSQT registration closes Oct. 4

The PSAT/NMSQT will be administered at Emmaus High School 8 a.m. Oct. 14. It is recommended all college bound 11th grade students take this test. Registration is open and the deadline to register is Oct. 4 if test slots are still available. There is a cost to take the test. Late arrivals will need to enter through the main office entrance to sign in at the late desk.

The homecoming football game will be held Oct. 13 at EHS and the homecoming dance will be held the following day, Oct. 14, in EHS Cafe 1 and 2.


Thursday, September 14, 2017 by NICHOLAS TOTO in Columns

Back to school parent night Sept. 14

The Emmaus High School back to school parent night will be held 6 p.m. Sept. 14.

The 2016-2017 yearbooks are in. If you ordered one, see Mr. Moxey in Room 503, before first period, to pick up your copy.

The EHS Interact Club will hold its first meeting after school Sept. 14 in the multi media room. Students will register for the club and discuss community service opportunities for the first marking period. Students in all grades are welcome to attend; see Mrs. McFarland in Room 564 if you are interested in joining the club but unable to attend the first meeting.


Tuesday, August 29, 2017 by NICHOLAS TOTO in Columns

Welcome back EHS students

Another year begins at Emmaus High School.

We welcome our new principal Dr. Kate Kieres to EHS.

Students started school Aug. 28, fall sports have started and all of our teams have been doing fantastic so far.

Beginning Aug. 31, students with late arrival and early dismissal on their schedule must report to the auditorium for the remainder of the six-day cycle until the late arrival or early dismissal privilege form has been submitted at their respective grade level offices.