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L. Macungie Middle School continues East Penn's patriotic tradition

Wednesday, November 28, 2012 by LORETTA FENSTERMACHER Special to The Press in School

The 44th annual Veterans Day Program in the East Penn School District continued at Lower Macungie Middle School recently and was patriotic from beginning to end.

The seventh and eighth grade band opened the event with marches from all branches of the U.S. Armed Forces. The music, selected by Band Director Anthony Simons, set a patriotic mood as Principal Suzanne Vincent presided over the event as the master of ceremonies.

STUDENT OF THE WEEK Ruchi Dalal

Wednesday, November 21, 2012 by LORETTA FENSTERMACHER Special to The Press in School

Q: What grade are you in?

A: I am a senior at Emmuas High School.

Q: What is your favorite subject? Why?

A: My favorite subject would have to be anatomy/physiology. I find learning about the body and how it works very intriguing because I wish to pursue a career in the medical field.

Q: Have you received any special awards or recognition?

EAST PENN SCHOOL DISTRICTEvents and Happenings

Wednesday, November 21, 2012 by The Press in School

Nov. 21

Eyer Middle School and Lower Macungie Middle School will have 11 a.m. early dismissals for parent teacher conferences.

Lower Macungie Middle School will hold their annual Turkey Trot where students walk a one-mile loop around the school campus. Students, teachers and faculty members are asked to bring nonperishable items to fill care packages to be sent to local families in need.

Willow lane Elementary School will hold their third grade incredible assembly 9:15 to 10:15 at the school.

Nov. 22

EAST PENN SCHOOL DISTRICT Events and Happenings

Wednesday, November 14, 2012 by The Press in School

Nov. 14

East Penn School District elementary schools will have early dismissals this week for parent teacher conferences.

Jefferson Elementary School will hold a book fair 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. for the remainder of the week.

Lincoln Elementary School will hold a book fair 1:45 to 4 p.m. through Nov. 15.

Wescosville Elementary School will hold a book fair through Nov. 15.

Lower Macungie Middle School will hold their fall book fair through Nov. 20.

Eyer Connections will meet 9 to 10 a.m. at the school.

LOWER MACUNGIE MIDDLE SCHOOL Third annual pink out held to fight breast cancer

Wednesday, November 14, 2012 by LORETTA FENSTERMACHER Special to The Press in School

Over 600 students at Lower Macungie Middle School wore pink T shirts to school recently to honor those fighting breast cancer and breast cancer survivors.

Seventh grade math teacher Chris Kollar designed the shirts worn by both boys and girls.

The slogan for the pink out was "Fight like a Girl!"

All proceeds from T-shirt sales were donated to LMMS Michella's Bellas who participated in the Oct. 13 Women's 5K Classic in Allentown to honor eighth grade science teacher Mrs. Harned who is recovering from breast cancer.

STUDENT OF THE WEEK Brianna Basile

Wednesday, November 14, 2012 by LORETTA FENSTERMACHER Special to The Press in School

Q: What grade are you in?

A: I am a senior at Emmaus High School.

Q: What is your favorite subject? Why?

A: I do not really have a favorite subject. I enjoy them all, but if I have to choose one it would have to be art. This is because it makes me solve problems and allows me to express myself.

Q: Have you received any special awards or recognition?

A: I have been student of month for the art, physics and health and wellness department. I have also been on the principal's honors list every quarter.

STUDENT OF THE WEEK Christina Cilento

Wednesday, November 7, 2012 by LORETTA FENSTERMACHER Special to The Press in School

Q: What grade are you in?

A: I'm a senior at Emmaus High School.

Q: What is your favorite subject? Why?

A: My favorite subject has always been English because I love to read and analyze books and then debate their meanings with my classmates. In addition, I think the themes conveyed in literature are excellent looking glasses into the larger issues of the world and I enjoy being able to read something on a page and relate it to real life situations.

Q: Have you received any special awards or recognition?

EAST PENN SCHOOL DISTRICT Events and Happenings

Wednesday, November 7, 2012 by The Press in School

Nov. 7

The Lower Macungie Middle School student council is sponsoring their second annual coat drive through Nov. 12. They are collecting clean and gently used men's, women's and children's coats and jackets to be donated to students and members of the community. Donations may be dropped off at the school during school hours or can be sent with a student.

Wescosville Elementary School Home Access Center, the web based application allowing parents to view their student's information, will be closed through Nov. 8.

EMMAUS HIGH SCHOOL Theater department offers 'Macbeth' Nov. 8, 9 and 10

Wednesday, November 7, 2012 by LORETTA FENSTERMACHER Special to The Press in School

A cast of 35 Emmaus High School students will perform William Shakespeare's tragedy, "Macbeth" 7 p.m. Nov. 8, 9 and 10 in the high school auditorium.

Macbeth, a tragedy written by William Shakespear opens when Macbeth and Banquo, Scottish generals are returning home to King Duncan in Scotland after defeating a rebel army, assisted by Norwegian troops. While on their way Macbeth and Banquo come upon three witches who know them and predict their futures.

EAST PENN SCHOOL DISTRICT Events and Happenings

Wednesday, October 31, 2012 by The Press in School

Oct. 31

The Lower Macungie Middle School Student Council is sponsoring their second annual coat drive through Nov. 12. They are collecting clean and gently used men's, women's and children's coats and jackets to be donated to students and members of the community. Donations may be dropped off at the school during school hours or can be sent with a student.

Willow Lane Elementary School will hold their costume parade 9:30 a.m. at the school.

Nov. 1