Palmerton schools opening
Palmerton Area School District will reopen for students on Wednesday, Aug. 25.
Elementary students (k to six) will begin at 8:30 a.m. and dismiss at 3 p.m. Morning kindergarten dismisses at 11:15 a.m. and afternoon kindergarten sessions begin at 12:15 p.m.
Junior High School (seventh and eighth grade) and High School (nine to 12) begin at 7:30 a.m. and dismiss at 2:25 p.m.
On Wednesday, Aug. 25, Junior High School and High School students shall report to the Junior High School gymnasium. High School students shall report directly to their assigned areas upon entering the building at 7:30 a.m. to receive their schedules and have a class meeting as listed: Freshman class - auditorium; Sophomore class - cafeteria and Junior and Senior classes - gymnasium.
CCTI classes will begin on Aug. 30. CCTI students shall board their buses by 7:15 a.m. on Aug. 30 at the High School for transportation to CCTI.
School bus schedules will be posted at all district school entrances and will appear in the TIMES NEWS. Any questions regarding schedules should be directed to Leon George II. School Buses, Inc. at (610) 826-7684.
Lunches will be available for students, including reduced and free breakfast and lunch items. For information, contact (610) 826-3155 ext. 2218.