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STUDENT OF THE WEEK Evan Wait

Wednesday, December 5, 2012 by LORETTA FENSTERMACHER Special to The Press in School

Q: What grade are you in?

A: I am in 12th grade.

Q: What is your favorite subject? Why?

A: My favorite subject this year is physics. I'm currently in a calculus-based physics course and I really enjoy the problem-solving aspect of the class. There's nothing better than working through a long problem and finally finding an answer.

Okay, there are probably better things in life, but you get what I mean.

Q: Have you received any special awards or recognition?

STUDENT OF THE WEEK Megan Famularo

Wednesday, November 28, 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 enjoy communications and botany/zoology because I can be both creative and learn about plants and animals.

Q: Have you received any special awards or recognition?

A: I am in National Honor Society, and I have received the student of the month award along with making Principal's Honor Roll.

Q: Are you involved in any extracurricular activities?

EAST PENN SCHOOL DISTRICTEvents and Happenings

Wednesday, November 28, 2012 by The Press in School

Nov. 28

Willow Lane Elementary School will hold Barnes and Noble night at the Promenade Barnes and Noble store, 2960 Center Valley Parkway, Suite 742, Center Valley. There will be crafts, student and teacher performances as well as a scavenger hunt. A percentage of all purchases will be donated to the school.

Wescosville Elementary School fifth grade students will have concert rehearsals 9 a.m. to noon at Lower Macungie Middle School.

Wescosville Elementary School fifth grade students will perform a concert 7 to 8 p.m. at Lower Macungie Middle School.

Nov. 29

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.