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PASD students receive new iPads

PASD students receive new iPads

Maggie Brennan, Staffer

November 13, 2019

Over the summer, the Pottsville Area School District purchased new iPads for their students and new laptops for their teachers. The students received the iPad 6th Generation, and the teachers received the MacBook Air, 13 inch, 2018 model. Lengel's school technology manager, Mr. Joshua Moyer, said that...

STEM Rocks!

STEM Rocks!

Ava Orlowsky, Staffer

November 11, 2019

STEM is one of the classes offered here at DHH Lengel. There's even a club for it called Tide-Tek. If you're reading this as a fifth grader or a parent, you might not know what it means. It stands for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Mr. Hughes is our STEM teacher here at DHHL and the...

Spooks and snacks galore at Halloween dance

Spooks and snacks galore at Halloween dance

Quinn Evans, Staffer

November 6, 2019

On Saturday October 19, the students of DHHL crowded the cafeteria doors waiting with their costumes to be let in at 7:00 p.m for the annual Halloween dance for all students in grades 5-8. Mr. Maley opened the doors promptly at 7:00, and the crowds shuffled in. To enter the dance, there was a $4 admission. Once...

Trunk or Treat! Smell My Feet!

Trunk or Treat! Smell My Feet!

Sarah Malek, Editor

November 4, 2019

Trunk-or-Treat this year was a blast! This year, there were so many fun trunks, treats, and people. This was the third annual Trunk or Treat, and the biggest ever. There were approximately 550 kids at the Trunk-or-Treat event. During the Trunk-or-Treat event, there was a vote for which trunk was the ...

Lengel students visit Majestic Theatre

Lengel students visit Majestic Theatre

Allison Harris, Staffer

October 29, 2019

It was a long walk, but it was worth it. On Friday, October 18, the 7th and 8th graders took a trip to the Majestic Theatre as a PBIS event as a reward for good behavior. The students were rewarded with watching the movie "Hocus Pocus" and were treated to popcorn as well. While the 7th and 8th ...

Halloween activities aplenty

Halloween activities aplenty

Hannah Martician, Staffer

October 28, 2019

It’s the most wonderful time of the year... and no, it’s not Christmas. One of the local Halloween activities that happened was the Saint Clair Halloween Parade last Wednesday, October 23. The floats, bands, and the costumes were great. They couldn’t throw the candy this year because...

Student Spotlight Q&A: Izabella Reedy

Student Spotlight Q&A: Izabella Reedy

Ava Orlowsky, Staffer

October 28, 2019

Q: Do you think grades are that important? A: "Well... they're important, but they're not as important as people make them out to be."   Q: How do you spend your free time in school? A: "When I have free time, which is basically never, I don't really do anything. I just take a breather and...

Student Spotlight: Emma Quirin-Morris

Student Spotlight: Emma Quirin-Morris

Kali Grochowski, Staffer

October 24, 2019

Emma Quirin-Morris is in 5th grade and is 10 years old. Emma's birthday is March 17, 2009, which is Saint Patrick's Day! She is in Mrs. Lombel and Mrs. Hughes's class (room 203), who are also her favorite teachers as well as Mr. Johnson. Emma has a 12-year-old sister named Cami and a 7-year-old brother...

7th grade girls’ basketball excites new Tide athletes

7th grade girls’ basketball excites new Tide athletes

Megan Yost, Staffer

October 23, 2019

This year, the 7th grade girls' basketball team has been having a great season. This is the first year these girls are able to play as members of a school sponsored basketball team. Previously, the girls played for recreational or CYO leagues. The girls play several games per week and play against local...

“Macbeth” to debut at Majestic Theatre

“Macbeth” to debut at Majestic Theatre

Sarah Malek and Hannah Martician

October 22, 2019

The Majestic Theatre will be putting on the Shakespearean play, "Macbeth." The show's dates are November 9 and 10, but the time is yet to be determined. The directors of the show are Ms. Emily Ehlinger and Mrs. Maria Malek. The actors who are from Pottsville are Ava Ciravella, Hannah Marti...

Teacher Tales: Mrs. Menchefsky

Teacher Tales: Mrs. Menchefsky

Justine Siminitus, Staffer

October 15, 2019

Mrs. Menchefsky is a health and science teacher here at DHH Lengel. She has been employed by the Pottsville Area School District since 2006, but this is her first year teaching in the middle school. In previous years, she was a teacher at the high school. Before Mrs. Menchefsky started her teaching career,...

Student Spotlight: Kali Grochowski

Student Spotlight: Kali Grochowski

Kaci Joy, Staffer

October 15, 2019

Kali Grochowski is 11-years-old. She is in 5th grade in Mrs. Lombel's and Mrs. Hughes's class. Kali has one brother named Cole, who just turned nine. She also has a chocolate lab named Teddy. When Kali is not at school, she is very busy. She plays soccer and dances at AIM. She also loves to go swimming...

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