East Penn Press

Saturday, May 30, 2020

STUDENT OF THE WEEK

Thursday, April 2, 2020 by BEVERLY SPRINGER in School

Nick Luey

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

A. My wonderful family consists of my parents Josh and Tina Luey, my older brother Nathan and my cat, Kit Kat.

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

A. As a senior I am enjoying the ability to help the younger students with their classes as well as leading them through their high school experience to make it the best possible.

Q. What is your favorite subject? Why?

EMMAUS WOMAN’S CLUB

Thursday, April 2, 2020 by CONTRIBUTED ARTICLE in School

Club announces annual awards

The Emmaus Woman’s Club recently announced its annual Girl of the Month awards.

Honorees are selected from outstanding Emmaus High School seniors and recognitions are given for the eight months from September 2019 through April. Accomplishments are recognized in art, business/computer applications, drama, family/consumer science, journalism, music, mathematics and science.

The Woman’s Club of Emmaus has celebrated the the Girl of the Month since 1953.

The 2019-2020 academic year awardees include:

STUDENT OF THE WEEK

Thursday, March 26, 2020 by BEVERLY SPRINGER in School

Andrew McAllister

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

A. I have a father, Brian, a mother, Kathryn, a brother, Patrick and two sisters, Elizabeth and Kathleen.

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

A. My classes this year as a senior have been very enjoyable, as they are very interesting to me. My teachers are great and I get to spend a lot of time with my friends in these classes.

Q. What is your favorite subject? Why?

EAST PENN SCHOOL DISTRICT

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 by BEVERLY SPRINGER in School

Willow Lane Elementary School presents ‘Humour Tales Returns’

Recently, Willow Lane Elementary School students enrolled in grades one through five presented “Humour Tales Returns,” a theatrical production consisting of three skits. Director Deb Campbell stated in her director’s notes, “After last year’s Humour Tales, I didn’t feel quite finished.” To the delight of Willow Lane Elementary School students and parents, she decided to produce a second batch of whimsically skewed fairytales.

EYER MIDDLE SCHOOL

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 by ADDY SILFIES in School

Students bring Disney’s Mulan Jr. to life

The cast and crew of Disney’s Mulan Jr are ready to take the stage on opening night March 12 at Eyer Middle School.

“So ready that it is getting to be very stressful,” Molly Magro, one of the directors, said. Magro, library media specialist at the school, is co-directing the show with seventh grade teacher Jennifer Najarian. Both described the show as stressful, but a fantastic production.

“We have an amazing group of students who have worked hard and have embraced the culture of this play.”