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February 11, 2014
Scoliosis Screenings for Second Semester PE Students
Scoliosis screening is scheduled for Monday and Tuesday, February 10th and 11th during PE class for all students taking PE the second half of the year. As per the State of Pennsylvania, all students will be screened. If you do NOT wish your child to be checked for scoliosis, please send a written note in with your child. Seventh grade students who are not screened at this time will be screened individually at a later date.
If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact our school nurse, Mrs. Greenberg by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 267-893-2840.
The Program Planning process for course selection for the 2014-15 school year continues.
9th Grade – Counselors will be meeting individually with students later this month to review course selectios made and resolve any issues.
8th Grade – Students will select elective choices using the Student Portal. Counselors and Administrators have scheduled time in computer labs with students and will show them how to make their choices online. Please see this link to review elective course options for next year.
7th Grade – Course verification sheets will come home with students this week. Please review the verification sheet carefully with your child and write any changes directly on the sheet. Verification sheets are due back to the Guidance Office on February 19.
PSSA Dates Changed Due to Snow Days
The Pennsylvania Department of Education has rescheduled dates for the Reading, Math and Writing PSSA dates due to the number of snow days this winter. The Reading and Math PSSA assessment will be the week of March 24 and the Writing Assessment will be the week of April 7. The Science PSSA assessment remains the week of April 28. For additional information , please click this link for more information.
2014 Lenape Football Speed Camp
Beginning on March 11th, the Lenape Football Coaches will hold free and optional speed and conditioning camps on Tuesday & Thursdays evenings from 5:50 to 7:30 P.M. at Lenape Middle School. These sessions are planned to run through the end of the 2013-2014 school year (subject to change). You must be a Middle School Football Player to sign up.
Lenape Football Speed Camp Information-for Spring 2014
CBSD Broadway Cares-February 12, 2014
Central Bucks’ All-District Broadway Cares
Equity Fights Aids Benefit Concert
February 12, 2014, 7:00 P.M. (Time was changed from 7:30 P.M.)
Central Bucks High School-West
Three high schools – four middle schools – one stage.
Each school’s drama club will present numbers from its upcoming spring musical.
There will be food and a Silent Auction with items from Broadway!
$5 donation -- Everyone is welcome!
About Broadway Cares/Equity Fights
By drawing upon the talents, resources and generosity of the American theatre community, since 1988, BC/EFA has raised more than $250 million for essential services for people with AIDS and other critical illnesses. It is a 501(c)3 nonprofit.
Important Upcoming Dates
February 14 – Valentine's Day Dance, 7:30-9:30 P.M.
February 17 - No School - Presidents' Day Holiday
February 19 - Bridge Valley/Linden/Doyle/Kutz/Lenape/West Orchestra Pops Concert-Lenape Cafeteria, 7:00 P.M.
February 20 – Lenape Idol, 7:00 P.M.
For more details, please take a look at the calendar on the Lenape website.