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Thursday, January 17, 2019


Thursday, January 3, 2019 by NICHOLAS TOTO in Columns

Freshman class meeting Jan. 7

No Place for Hate will hold a meeting 7-7:20 a.m. Jan. 3 in Room 409.

The counseling office is excited to offer seniors the opportunity to participate in an Instant Decision Day with Moravian College Jan. 4. as part of the college application process. Interested students should sign up in the counseling office.

An important freshmen class meeting is scheduled for Jan. 7 during period 2 in the auditorium. Topics being discussed are midterm exams and course scheduling for next year.


Wednesday, November 28, 2018 by NICHOLAS TOTO in Columns

Winter concerts set for Nov. 30, Dec. 6 and 7

The Pediatric Cancer Club meeting for Shave for the Brave will be held Nov. 28 in Cafe 2. Interested students should get a pass from the counseling office to present to their flex block teacher to be dismissed to attend the meeting.

The Emmaus High School band concert will be held 7 p.m. Nov. 30 in the auditorium.

The winter choral concert will take place Dec. 6 and 7.


Thursday, November 8, 2018 by NICHOLAS TOTO in Columns

Bloomsburg University hosts instant decision day Nov. 8

The counseling office is offering Emmaus High School seniors the opportunity to participate in instant decision days for Bloomsburg University as part of the college application process Nov. 8. EHS students may visit the counseling website or the school counseling office for information.

Anyone planning to take Spanish 3, 4, 4 Honors, SNS 5 or 5 Advanced Placement in the 2019-2020 academic year and interested in traveling to Spain during Easter break 2020, is encouraged to see Señora Hess, Señora Ardito or Señor Montepeque for information.


Thursday, October 11, 2018 by NICHOLAS TOTO in Columns

Mark your calendars for homecoming activities

Homecoming activities are planned and students are ready to celebrate.

The homecoming pep rally will be held during eighth and ninth periods Oct. 12 for all students in the football stadium. Students are encouraged to participate in homecoming spirit days.

The homecoming football game will take place in the Emmaus High School stadium 7 p.m. Oct. 12.

The annual homecoming dance will be held at EHS Oct. 13.


Thursday, September 27, 2018 by NICHOLAS TOTO in Columns

Wanted: filmmakers for student festival

The junior parking applications will close Sept. 28 at the conclusion of the school day. Students should complete the application to request an Emmaus High School Parking Permit.

Upon review of the application, students will receive an email stating whether they are eligible for a permit.

If eligible, the student’s name will be entered into a lottery drawing which will be held the morning of Oct 17.

Passes will be distributed to eligible students during first period that morning.


Thursday, September 13, 2018 by NICHOLAS TOTO in Columns

Emmaus High School students encouraged to join clubs

There are a number of clubs at Emmaus High School looking for new members.

For interested Pennsylvania Math League members, try out the Math Madness online competitions. The first meeting is Sept. 13, where there will be more information and practice materials. To learn more, see Mrs. Adams in Room 369.

Any ninth grade student interested in Student Government Advisory should pick up an application from their social studies teacher. Completed applications should be returned to Mrs. Montero in Room 537 by Sept. 21.


Thursday, August 30, 2018 by NICHOLAS TOTO in School

Students travel to Alaska for 10 days

Mike Mihalik teaches earth and space science elective courses, including Geology of the National Parks, Meteorology and Oceanography at Emmaus High School. In addition to being a teacher, he is also the head baseball coach, advisor of the National Parks Club and co-advisor to Student Government.

The 2017-18 school year was his 13th year at EHS.


Thursday, August 30, 2018 by NICHOLAS TOTO in Columns

Emmaus High School closed Aug. 31 and Sept. 3

Emmaus High School students started the 2018-2019 school year Aug. 27. We are looking forward to a great school year ahead.

The incoming freshman experienced EHS for themselves on the first day with a club fair after the upperclassmen were dismissed. The club fair was for incoming freshman to see all of the activities offered at the school.

There really is something for everyone.

The students then went through all of their classes in preparation for a full day of school Aug. 28.

EHS will be closed Aug. 31 and Sept. 3 for the Labor Day holiday.