Dear Parents & Guardians,
Attached is our Weekly Sunday Update, which can be found at the link or text below.
Mr. Mayes & Mr. Horlick
This Week’s Major Headlines
- 3rd Quarter report cards will be out by mail & available online on April 10!
- Double check BASD calendar changes for next week for snow day makeups
- Elementary school 5th grade shadow visits continue this week
Parent & Student Weekly Email
Nitschmann Middle School Weekly Update
Sunday, April 7, 2019, to Sunday, April 14, 2019
All of this information can be viewed at our
Attachments to Review
International Night Flyer
Upcoming Dates to Be Proactive!
4/11 International Night 5-7pm; 4/18 Teacher In-Service 11:30 Dismissal; 4/19-4/21 Spring & Easter Break – Schools Closed; 4/22 Dr. Roy Visit to NMS/NPG Meeting; 4/23-24-25 PSSA ELA Exams; 4/29-30 PSSA Math Exams; 5/2-3 PSSA Science Exams; 5/15-16 Keystone Exams; 5/27 Memorial Day – Schools Closed; 5/30 8th Grade Track Meet @ LHS; 5/31 8th Grade Dance @ Ice House; 6/3 8th Grade Moving Up Ceremony 6pm; 6/4 8th Grade Trip to Hershey Park; 6/7 Last Day of School & End of 4th Quarter
Weekly Schedule & Highlights
Monday, 4/8/19 Day 3 Clearview Elementary School Shadow Visit
Tuesday, 4/9/19 Day 4 James Buchanan Elementary School Shadow Visit
Wednesday, 4/10/19 Day 5 Report Card Mailing, Asa Packer Elementary School Shadow Visit
Thursday, 4/11/19 Day 6 Spanish Club Trip, Team Temple International Night 5-7 pm; Calypso Student Shadow Visit
Friday, 4/12/19 Day 1 Team NCC to NCC
Upcoming Weekly Schedule & Highlights
Monday, 4/15/19 Day 2
Tuesday, 4/16/19 Day 3 NJHS Induction 6pm
Wednesday, 4/17/19 Day 4 8th Grade NYC Music Trip to Broadway
Thursday, 4/18/19 Day 5 11:30 Dismissal/Teacher In-Service
Friday, 4/19/19 No School Spring Break
Saturday, 4/20/19 No School Spring Break
Sunday, 4/21/19 No School Spring Break
BASD Dining Services Menu & Website https://bethlehemareasd.sodexomyway.com/landing/mid
PE/Health Schedule (Villani, Long, Weinert) Weinert and Long in the gym through 4/3 while Villani is in the gym. Weinert starts health 4/4 while Long and Villani are in the gym.
Recent Nitschmann News! (Always posted on our Social Media sites too!)
Is your child sick? You can submit your child’s sick note by email to firstname.lastname@example.org, as long as the email on your child’s account matches the email address. Please note: If you are submitting a written or doctor’s note do not submit an email. It should be one or the other. Please keep your email address up-to-date by emailing our Student Services Guidance Secretary Mrs. Scott at email@example.com! Please note that this is ONLY for sick notes, not for early release or any other questions!
BASD E-News (Dr. Roy) The BASD e-News is designed to highlight BASD student and staff achievements and share events and activities going on in the BASD and the Lehigh Valley. It is our hope that you find it informative. The latest edition, which spotlights the Recipients of 2019 Superintendent’s Scholarship with Moravian College Winners and the Fountain Hill Elementary School Staff members who are Built by Bethlehem, is available to view at April 5, 2019, Edition of the BASD e-News.
PSSA Exams (Mayes) Please review the information that was sent home with all students last week about the upcoming PSSA Exams. This information was also posted online at https://bit.ly/2CrZp4f. Exams begin on April 23, 2019.
7th Grade Accelerated Math Students (Mayes) All 7th grade Accelerated Math students will be taking the Orleans-Hannah Algebraic Readiness Exam on April 16, 2019 to assist school administration with student placement for Algebra 1 for the 2019-2020 school year.
Nitschmann Parent Group (NPG) -Follow us on Twitter!@NitschmannPG
Pres. – Erin Coughlin firstname.lastname@example.org
VP – Deb Clark email@example.com
Secretary / Volunteer Coordinator – Kimberly Marcantonio JK0359@HOTMAIL.com
1) Amy Wuertele
2) Therese Gyauch
Academic Team Updates
Team Lafayette (6th) (Twitter @NMSLafayette) Monday starts the 4th quarter! Please continue to check planners and Home Access Center for grades and assignments with your child. Let’s finish this year strong! Our Peaceable Kingdom donation drive is currently going on through Tuesday April 16th. We have attached their wishlist to this notice. Reminder – Friday was the last day to turn in payment and a permission slip for the End of the Year trip. The final payment is overdue. We will be ordering our tickets this week. Please have your child turn last minute payments in to his/her homeroom teacher ASAP if they haven’t already done so. They still need to turn in he permission slip if they aren’t going. There is a place to check off “not able to go”.
Team Lehigh (6th) (Twitter @NMSTeamLehigh) Our Monthly celebration was held on Friday. The students enjoyed playing bingo and some bean bag bowling in preparation for our bowling night that was held this past Friday night. We would like to congratulate our Pride of the Lions winners: Micah Steck, Nathan Krause, and Karlyn Hottenstein; our Mountain Hawk Award winners,: Mattie Baluta and Eddie Rittle, and last but definitely not least our Decent Human Beings: Jack Kozelinicky, Aiden Farleigh, Julyus Holguin, Abby Lazewski, Allyssa Marko, Nadia Ali, Emma Haas, Justin Frey, and Addison Sabo. We definitely have some wonderful students on our team!!!
Our Medieval Times field trip is May 22nd. The cost of the trip is $40 a person. Permission slips have been sent home several weeks ago and are due back by April 5th. If you have not returned it as of yet, please ask your child about it and have them see their homeroom teacher if they need another copy.
The end of the 3rd marking period was Friday. Please use the home access center to check in on your child’s grades, look for missing assignments and be sure they are getting them done. Math progress reports were also sent home this past Wednesday were due back signed but many have not been returned. You should take this opportunity to look at the grades for the 1st three marking periods and make a plan for for what they need in the 4th marking period to get a desired end of the year average. We are looking forward to a strong end of the year!
Team Moravian (6th) – (Twitter @NMSTeam Moravian and Facebook@NMSTeamMoravian) THE MAGIC NUMBER IS 280!!!!!!!!!! You need a minimum of 280 points in each academic class to pass the year! Stay on top of your grades by visiting Home Access Center regularly! The Egypt Project is due next Friday, March 29. No late projects will be accepted. Make sure you are following your math checklist and keeping up with due dates. Next day 4 Team Moravian will be going outside to help beautify our Nitschmann campus. Please dress accordingly. Our next field trip to Moravian College is Apri 5. We will be visiting South Campus for an Art and Music Day. Bring $5 or a lunch that day. Please come to the Wizards basketball game on April 3! Our very own Nitschmann teachers will be facing the Harlem Wizards for a fun night of hoops and happenings. Be there!!! We will be having a bowling night next Friday, March 29 at Town and Country Lanes in Bethlehem for Nitschmann students and families. Tickets are only $12 for two hours of bowling plus shoes! See you there!
Team Kutztown (7th) (Twitter @TeamKutztown) – Team – Team Kutztown’s teachers have a special surprise for our students on Monday. Be sure to ask them all about it when they get home. ELA (Mr. Falteich) – Students will complete their public speaking unit this week. We will also begin a grammar unit on the proper uses of adjectives and adverbs. The students have a vocabulary homework assignment due on Thursday and a quiz on the words on Friday. Science (Mr. Pearson) – This week students will continue to learn how materials are moved in and out of a cell through the cell membrane.
Team Penn State (7th) Follow us on social media!! (Twitter @NMSPennState) (Facebook @NMSTeamPennState) (Instagram pennstatenms) The 4th marking period has started! Students need to be proactive and make sure all work is handed in on time. ELA – Periods 1, 2 & 5 are reading the novel, Drums, Girls, and Dangerous Pie. Periods 7 & 8 have started their argumentative presentation project based on an occupation of their choice. All classes have a vocabulary quiz on Tuesday, April 9th. SCIENCE-We will begin our study of viruses and bacteria this week. READING- I will be checking student notebooks this week. The notebook is the biggest grade because it encompasses daily work and shows a student’s work ethic. We are reading about civil rights, and I may introduce our project at the end of the week. MATH – Students in periods 1,2,5 and 7 are nearing the end of their probability unit. Period 8 is continuing to work on geometry and will have a quiz on Wednesday, 4/3. SOCIAL STUDIES- The South America webquest days 2,3 and 4 are all due Monday 4/8.
Team East Stroudsburg (8th) (Twitter @NMSTeamESU) Remember to get your Hershey money and forms turned in. All money and permission forms need to be handed in by May 3. Period 3 and 7 reading classes will begin building background knowledge in preparation for reading Fahrenheit 451. Period 1 and 5 classes will begin reading The Contender. Period 8 will continue reading Curveball. In Social Studies students will be finishing the presidency of George Washington and moving into Adams’ and Jefferson’s terms in office.
Team Northampton (8th) (Twitter @TeamSpartanNMS) – History classes will be working with the Adobe Spark software program to create original graphics and video to represent President Andrew Jackson. We will continue looking at Jacksonian democracy – including the conflict with American Indians and the Westward Movement. Students who do not have their HEADPHONES will them will be creating MORE WORK for themselves 0 in that they will be unable to use their time effectively while in class. Reading classes are continuing our unit on fiction. We are working on elements of fiction and analyzing fiction text. We are reading the novel, The Contender and working on theme analysis and literary elements. We recently worked on quote analysis as well. My period 3 class is continuing to read and analyze Fahrenheit 451. We have started Part Two and completed a nutmeg activity related to the text. Additionally, students are logging their media/screen time this past week. Their media logs are due Monday by 8am. Algebra 1 classes will continue to work with Polynomials, Factoring Polynomials, Quadratic Functions and PSSA review. Math 8th students will continue to work with Pythagorean Theorem and start PSSA review. In ELA classes, we are preparing for our text dependent analysis essays. “Text draft day” is Monday, April 1. Students need to be prepared to select a text. They should have multiple text choices ready for Monday. We will then begin to talk about bias and present a mini project. For our word crimes unit, we will begin to talk about misplaced and dangling modifiers. This Friday, April 12th, our team will be heading to Northampton Community College for an exciting day of career exploration, a large group hands-on activity, and lunch and a tour of the campus! We are EXTREMELY THANKFUL for the community relationship our team has with NCC. HERSHEY Park forms and money are NOW BEING COLLECTED – ONLY 19 more school days to get it in!
Team Temple (Art, Music, and World Language) – We will be hosting our second annual International Night Fundraiser on Thursday April 11; doors open at 5 and the event ends at 7. We will be displaying student work, and will have a variety of interactive activities available. There will be basket raffles, food (empanadas, churros, flan, taquitos, hot dogs, and much more) for sale, flag and egg decorating contests, music demonstrations, story telling, mask decorations, face painting, and musical games. See attached for the flyer that contains more details. We hope you can join us.
Counseling Corner (Kehler, Litak, Hipp) None at this time.
Student Services Updates None at this time.
Is your child interested in an after-school club or activity? Email the advisor for more information!
AM Basketball Open Gym (Mayes) Basketball each Tuesday & Thursday morning at 7:15am. Don’t be late!
Anime Club (Advisors Ms. Fehr/Mrs. Wallach) Our next meeting is April 15 in room 104. Bring your drawing/art supplies.
Art Club (Advisors Mrs. Kozero/Mrs. Lund) None at this time.
Band front/Color Guard – Information can be found under Performing Arts Department Updates
Artsmart @ Banana Factory (Advisor Mrs. Lare) Thursday afternoon Art Smart classes have ended. There is one remaining class next Tuesday, April 9. (NOTE Correction: originally there was no class on 4/9 due to a half-day for students, but since the district converted this to a full day, the final Tuesday Art Smart will be on the 9th and not 4/16.)
Cheerleading (Advisor Mrs. Long) Girls basketball game on Monday, Practice Tuesday (pep rally prep) and Boys basketball game on Thursday.
Dance Team (Advisor Ms. Sierra) Practice Wednesday until 5:30 pm. Be sure to be on remind.
- NMS (Notable Moves Showcase) Night April 26 (Friday)!!!! Tickets: $9 online (with fees) 7pm
German Club (Advisor Ms. Schwartz) None at this time
Heart & Sole Club (Advisor Mrs. Fehr/Ms. Weinert) None at this time.
Fitness Club ( Advisor Mrs. Oliver) Come get fit after school in the Fitness Lab from 3:05-3:45 Monday thru Thursday. Mondays and Wednesdays we focus on Core workouts and Tuesday and Thursday we focus on Cardio.
FCS/DIY Club (Advisor Mrs. Hoffman) None at this time.
French Club (Advisor Mrs. Lare) Students and parents: please consider contributing French baked items for International Night on April 11. In addition to French food, the night will feature a 7 minute video of our recent trip to Quebec, inukshuk making, mask decorating, virtual tours, and more!
French Trip to Quebec (Advisor Mr.s Lare) – Madame Lare has a couple items that were left behind. If your child is missing something from the trip, please contact Madame Lare at firstname.lastname@example.org
Intramurals (Advisor Mr. Ortwein) None at this time
Leadership Council (Advisor Mrs. Ellis) Leadership Council is sponsoring a canned food drive. Send in your donations by February 13th!
Lion Service Club (Advisor Mrs. McLaughlin) None at this time.
Lion’s Pride (online school newspaper) (Advisor Ms. Bouhana/Ms. Dentith) We will have our weekly after school meeting this upcoming Wednesday in room 114, and will meet in Ms. Bouhana’s room during activity period on Day 1. We will be working on our third and last edition. Most articles have been assigned already, but we still have some to discuss. All members MUST attend. If you are interested in joining the Newspaper team, speak to Ms. Bouhana or Ms. Dentith about applying. Lion’s Pride Second Edition can be viewed by clicking the link below. Lion’s Pride Second Edition
Mathcounts (Advisor Ms. Novatnak) Congratulations on a great year. See everyone in the fall!
National Junior Honor Society (Advisors Mrs. Wallach/Mrs. Druckenmiller) (Twitter-@Njhs_Nistchmann; Instagram- @Njhs_Nistchmann ) Our next meeting is April 4 after school only. Terri Dressler from LLS will be here to report our final donation amount. Induction is April 16 at 6:00pm and all members are expected to attend and donate in some way. Please sign up on Schoology for donations.
Nitschmann Dramatics (Advisor Mrs. Hriniak) The next cleaning/sorting/organizing day is Wednesday after school. DVDs have arrived! You can get one from Mrs. Hriniak during homeroom. Watch your email for special spring opportunities: Cops n Kids is April 27. Rose Garden event in June.
Nitschmann Stage Crew (Advisor Mr. Kehler) Help us replace some of the items that were damaged by donating and spreading this link around.
Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science (PJAS) (Advisor Mr. Amen) None at this time.
Reading Olympics (Advisor – Mrs. Nonnemacher) Our next meeting is Wednesday, April 10 2018, from 3:05 till 5:00 P.M. in the library. It is our last meeting as teams before the competition the next day! The competition is on April 11, 2019 at 3:00 P.M. at Easton High School. We love having parents come and support their child! Information was sent home with the students if you would like to attend. T-shirts were sent home this past week. Make sure students are wearing them on Thursday, April 11 for the competition! If you have any questions, let Mrs. Nonnemacher or Mr. Pearson know. The students have been working so hard and we are looking forward to a great competition!
Riding for Focus (Advisors Mr. Miller & Mr. Hess) None at this time.
The Lion’s Den School Store (Advisors Ms. Roufakis & Mrs. Evancho) Come to visit the Lion’s Den for your Nitschmann hoodies, t-shirts, and beanies! This year we are also stocking the NMS school approved calculator for $10. Be sure to stop and browse on your way to lunch!
Online order form….click here. Orders will not be processed until payment is received.
Ski Club (Advisors Mr. Downey)
Spain Trip (Advisor Ms. Bouhana) This is the last chance to sign up for our 8-Day trip to Spain in June. Trip dates are June 14 to June 21st. We will begin our journey in Barcelona and work our way to Madrid. We will get to experience an authentic flamenco lesson, as well as one of the oldest cities in the world, Toledo. All Nitschmann students and their families are welcome to join. For more trip details, or to enroll click on the following link. Spain June 2019
Spanish Club (Advisor Ms. Bouhana) We are meeting Tuesday after school and will be finalizing our work for International Night. If you have a song or activity planned for that night, make sure to be prepared to teach it to others. We will be organizing our items and reviewing our schedule. This meeting is mandatory. We will not meet during activity period on Day 1.
We will be attending the Latin Festival showcase on Thursday April 11 from 9 to 11:30am. Please make sure you wear your Spanish club t-shirt, or a red t-shirt. You will be back in time for lunch, so you do not need to pack anything. If you will be absent that day, please email me as soon as possible to let me know. Report to Ms. Bouhana’s room at 9am on Thursday.
Step Team (Advisor Ms. Sierra) Practice **Every Tuesday and Thursday until 5:30 pm. Be sure to be on remind.
- NMS (Notable Moves Showcase) Night April 26 (Friday)!!!! Tickets: $9 online (with fees) 7pm
Strategy Club (Advisor Mr. Kehler) eSports… It’s coming, it’s a thing. Will your students be ready to compete?!
So yeah, turns out you CAN make a living (a very comfortable one) playing games. Universities are offering scholarships even. There are plenty of reasons to support a program and get involved, and opportunities to network, learn skills and explore careers.
See Mr. Kehler to become a founder.
Donate for other things here: https://www.donorschoose.org/B.Kehler .
Yearbook (Advisor Mrs. Ellis)
Nitschmann Middle School Performing Arts Department Updates
Mr. Zettlemoyer, Instrumental Music email@example.com
1) REHEARSAL SCHEDULE
4/1 Monday – Early morning band 7:15 AM
4/2 Tuesday – Early morning orchestra 7:15 AM
4/3 Wednesday – Early morning jazz band 7:15 AM
Woodwind Ensemble 3:05-4 PM
4/4 Thursday – Early morning band 7:15 AM
Day 1 Jazz Band 8:26 AM
Brass ensemble 3:05 -4 PM
4/5 Friday – Early morning orchestra 7:15 AM
2) LESSON SCHEDULE
– Link to website: http://www.nmsim.org/lessons/
3) SPRING BAND TRIP PAYMENT
– Everyone should have $300 in their fair share account at this time. If you do not you need to get your payments in.
– Check your fair share total here: https://tinyurl.com/NIMASFAIRSHARE2018
– The mandatory trip meeting is April 24, 7:00 PM. Students going on the trip and a parent must attend.
4 WASHINGTON, D.C. MEMORIAL DAY PARADE BUS TICKETS
– There are still 25 seats available for this trip. I will take ticket requests until all the seats are sold.
– Parents and family member who would like to travel to the band’s performance at the Washington, D.C. Memorial Day Parade can purchase bus seats here, BUS SEAT REQUEST, for $40 per person.
5) MANDATORY SPRING TRIP MEETING
- Wednesday, April 24 at 7 PM
- ALL students going on the DC trip, a parent or guardian, and chaperones MUST attend.
- NO EXCEPTIONS!
6) SPRING BAND TRIP FORMS
- Students were given hard copies of the forms to bring home to be completed
- Directions on how the forms need to be completed can be found at: http://www.nmsim.org/spring-trip/completion-of-trip-forms/
- Extra copies of the forms are also available at: http://www.nmsim.org/spring-trip/completion-of-trip-forms/
- Click on the header of each form and it will open a PDF version of the form.
- ALL FORMS ARE DUE ON APRIL 24. (The 1 exception is the PG 3 of the med. form)
7) 2019 NIMAS CALENDAR AT A GLANCE
April 17 8th Grade Music & Drama Trip to NYC 7:00 AM – 9:00 PM
April 24 NIMAS Meeting & Mandatory spring trip meeting 7:00 PM
April 27 Jazz Band Cafe’ 7:00 PM
May 7 Any Given Child Bethlehem 9:00 AM
May 8 Orchestra/Jazz Spring Concert 7:00 PM
May 14* TUESDAY NIMAS Meeting at Nitschmann 7:30 PM
May 14 Band Uniform Refit Night 6:00 PM
May 18 Hanover Armed Forces Day Performance (WW & Brass Ens) 10:00 AM
May 20 Spring Band Concert 7:00 PM
May 23 Band uniform drop off for trip OR Band uniform return 5:00 – 7:00PM
May 26 & 27 SUNDAY & MONDAY Spring Band Trip
June 3 Moving up ceremony – String Ensemble 6:00 PM
June 6 NIMAS Meeting at Nitschmann 7:30 PM
COLOR GUARD (formerly BANDFRONT) – (Advisor Mrs. Hriniak) Regular rehearsals Monday and Thursday. Rehearsals for the spring season have begun. If you are in BOTH guard and band, your concert band day is Monday and your guard day is Thursday. See email updates for more information. Thank you for your hard work and dedication!
Choral Music (Twitter @ldevriesmusic)
Mrs. de Vries, Choral Music Director firstname.lastname@example.org
Mrs. Parris, Choral Music Director email@example.com
Please join us for International Night on Thursday, April 11 from 5-7. No entrance fee. Basket raffles, food, music, art etc. Proceeds benefit music, art and foreign language programs.
Do you have a special talent? Audition for the Lions’ Got Pride Show! Auditions will be held from 3-5 on April 22, 24 and 26. Chosen acts will compete for prizes at 7:00 PM on May 15 in front of a panel of expert judges. Sign up for an audition day in room 141. Details and rules of the competition can be found at this link:
Weekly Choral Rehearsal Schedule:
4/8 Monday-No rehearsal
4/9 Tuesday-7:15 AM Rehearsal for Glee members not in orchestra
3:05-4:00 PM Nitschmann Singers rehearsal
4/10 Wednesday-7:15 AM Rehearsal for all Glee & Singers not in jazz band
4/11 Thursday-7:15 AM Rehearsal for all Glee members not in band
3:05-4:00 PM Nitschmann Singers rehearsal
5:00-7:00 PM International Night performance/activities (Glee & Singers)
4/12 Friday-8:25 AM Activity period rehearsal for all Glee and Singers
2018-2019 Important Choral Performance Dates: (Note changes in bold)
April 11 International Night showcase performance 5-7PM for all Glee and Singers
April 22 Talent Show auditions 3-5:00 in room 141
April 24 Talent Show auditions 3-5:00 in room 141
April 26 Talent Show auditions 3-5:00 in room 141
April 27 Cops N Kids performance at Fowler Arts Center (Inside stage, 6th floor at 12:30-1:00)
May 6 Spring Choral Concert at Nitschmann 7PM
May 15 Nitschmann Talent Show performance for all Glee and Singers 7PM
May 16 Performance at Liberty’s Evening of the Arts for all Glee and Singers 7PM
May 20 Nitschmann Singers sing at the Nitschmann Band Concert 7PM
June 3 8th grade moving up ceremony performance for all Glee and Singers 6PM
Lions/Lady Lions Athletics Updates (Twitter @NMS_Athletics)
Mr. Jon Ortwein, NMS Athletic Director firstname.lastname@example.org
Field Hockey (Advisor Mr. Burzynski) Intramural practices, 3:05-5:05, Every Thursday in May; 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, and 30th. Find out all the details at: (Originally had one Wednesday, but now all Thursdays) https://sites.google.com/s/0B-GsW8mhyYaKcGNnWWV1VmJhaFU/p/0B-GsW8mhyYaKRllzVnl0c2psakE/edit
Coordinator Ms. Weinert
Volleyball, Boys Intramurals
Coordinator Mr. Kocon
Head Coach Mr. Wills
Head Coach Mr. Ortwein
Wrestling @ Liberty High School
Head Coach Mr. Klingborn (email@example.com)
Soccer, Boys & Girls Co-Ed
Head Coach Mr. Rodenbach
Softball, Girls- Home games are played at NWLL off Kaywin Ave.
Monday- Home game, Whitehall
Tues. Practice-picture day (NWLL)
Wed. Away, Easton
Thurs. Practice (NWLL)
Friday Home, Lower Mac
Head Coach Mr. Downey & Mr. Kocon
Mr. Peter Mayes
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