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Dear Parents & Guardians,

Please review the attached information in .pdf form prior to your child starting scheduling for 9th grade for the 2019-2020 school year. I have also included a link to the LHS/FHS Program of Studies and the transition dates for 8th graders.

Thank you.

Mr. Mayes, Principal

2019_1_13_8th Grade Preparing for LHS Scheduling

Program of Studies Link: https://basdwpweb.beth.k12.pa.us/programofstudies/

Grade 8 Transition Information from Nitschmann Middle School to Liberty High School

1/8 LHS Band & Orchestra Auditions; 1/11 Team NCC Visit to BAVTS; 1/22 Team ESU Visit to BAVTS; 1/23 9th Grade Orientation Meeting @ LHS 7pm; 1/24 & 29 LHS Scheduling in School; 3/4 Mr. Bailey Visit to Nitschmann Middle School; 3/4 Mr. Bailey Visit Parent Meeting 7pm Library; 3/18 NMS Student Shadow Visit to LHS;  


8th Grade Visit to BAVTS (Litak) All 8th graders will be visiting the Bethlehem Area Vocational Technical School on 1/11 (Team NCC)  or 1/22 (Team ESU) to see opportunities for them during their high school career.


8th Grader Student Scheduling (Bailey) Our LHS Counselors will be working with 8th graders at NMS in January & February in classes to help prepare for scheduling. Guidance Counselor Presentations are scheduled for Thursday 1/24/19 (snow date: TBD).  Course Selection Completion is scheduled for Tuesday 1/29/19 (snow date: TBD).


1/23 Parent Meeting @ LHS (Bailey) Mr. Bailey will meet with all incoming 9th Grade families on Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 7pm at Liberty High School.


3/4 Parent Meeting @ NMS (Bailey) Mr. Bailey will meet with all NMS 8th grade parents & families on Monday, March 4, 2019 at 7pm in the Library.


Program of Studies  (Bailey) Please take time to review our Liberty High School Program of Studies online! https://basdwpweb.beth.k12.pa.us/programofstudies/