The School Board Agenda for September 26, 2016 is now available. Click here to view agenda
September 23, 2016
Dear Parent/Guardian or staff member:
This letter is to inform you that a student who attends Lower Macungie Middle School has been diagnosed with Pertussis (whooping cough). This student is under the care of a physician. For more information about Pertussis please refer to the following link http://www.cdc.gov/pertussis/clinical/index.html from the CDC for an explanation of the disease, how the germs are spread, typical symptoms, treatment, and prevention. Read more…
Lower Macungie Middle School was under a lockdown today, Tuesday, September 21, 2016. State police and administration investigated the discovery of one empty shell casing found inside of the school building. State police determined that there is no threat to student safety, and the lockdown has been lifted. Classes have resumed, and regular dismissal procedures will remain in effect.
The East Penn Board of School Directors are seeking interested candidates to fill a Board vacancy. Eligible candidates must be a citizen of the United States, at least 18 years of age and resided in the East Penn School District for at least one year prior to appointment. Public interviews will be conducted for eligible candidates at a public meeting on Monday, October 10, 2016, at 6:00 p.m. in the Board room located at 800 Pine St., Emmaus. Successful candidate is anticipated to be appointed at this meeting and serve until December 2017. Applications may be obtained by contacting Janine Allen, Board Secretary, at firstname.lastname@example.org or from the district website (www.eastpennsd.org). Completed applications must be submitted to the Board Secretary no later than 4:00 p.m. on October 3, 2016.