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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Congratulations to the Emmaus High School Class of 2017!
Congratulations also to everyone who participated in the 2017 Freddy Awards!
Summer circulation (the ability to check books out and keep them all summer) has begun. Books will not need to be returned to the EHS library until Sept. 8.
Congratulations to the cast, crew and pit of “Miss Saigon” with 18 Freddy nominations including: Outstanding Performance by an Orchestra, Outstanding Use of Scenery, Outstanding Use of Costumes, Outstanding use of Lighting, Outstanding Small Ensemble Performance - Julia Bezems and Thomas Riley, “Sun & Moon,” Outstanding Choreography, Outstanding Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role - Erin McGowan as Ellen, Outstanding Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role - Sebastian Mora as Thuy and Alejandro Rodriguez as John, Outstanding Performance by a Featured Dancer - Luke Csordas as
The Emmaus High School college fair will be held 6 to 8 p.m. May 3 at the school. Approximately 170 schools and organizations attend to provide information about post-high school education. Students and their families are encouraged to attend.
The EHS Senior Ball will be held 6 to 10 p.m. May 5 at The Palace Center, 623 Hanover Ave., Allentown. The Afterball will be held at the high school following the prom 11:30 p.m. to 4 a.m. May 6.
Emmaus High School will host dances for the junior and senior classes in the coming weeks.
If any juniors plan to attend the prom, join the Google Classroom page. Guest permission forms are due shortly and tickets go on sale before and after school April 5. For more information, contact Mrs. Frantzen or Mrs. Simpkins ASAP.
The prom is 6:30 to 10 p.m. April 29.
Attention juniors and seniors: Make sure you pay any fines or debts you may have before buying a prom or ball ticket. Not sure if you have a fine? Stop by the main office to check.