Parkland Weekly Update – September 21, 2018

Parkland Weekly Update

September 21, 2018

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Coming to the PHS Stage Oct 12-14

Coming Events

September 21 “Shirt Off Your Back Night” at Parkland Football Game (vs Liberty). Wear your #ParklandPride shirts – it’s going to be a gray out night tonight!

September 28, SMS and OMS Dance (at respective schools), 7-9 PM.

September 28, Kernsville Elementary School Night on the Circle, 5-7 PM (rain date 10/12).

September 29, Jaindl Elementary School Color Run, Breinigsville Park, 8:30 AM.

October 2Support PHS Girls Volleyball by eating at Chipotle on Tilghman. For more info, click here.

October 1-6 – Homecoming Week at PHS “Parkland Goes Green”

  • Monday, 10/1: Parkland Pride Day (Wear any Parkland Gear)
  • Tuesday, 10/2: Twin Day/Dress like you favorite teacher
  • Wednesday, 10/3: Grade Color Day/Garter Bowl Shirts
    • 9th Grade: White
    • 10th Grade: Black
    • 11th Grade: Gray
    • 12th Grade: Red
  • Thursday, 10/4: Team Sports Day
  • Friday, 10/5: Go Green Day – float parade at football game vs. Whitehall that evening.


October 12 and 13, PHS Fall Play, “26 Pebbles,” 7:30 PM and October 14 at 3 PM.October 18, Community Advisory Council Meeting, 7 PM, Administration Center. The topic of the meeting will be “PSSA/Keystone Assessments – Attendance Regulations.” The public is invited to attend.

October 19 – PHS Students Make Chocolate Dipped Pretzels with Barry Dobil from Josh Early Candies, 10-11 AM. Mr. Barry Dobil , PHS Alumni and owner of Josh Early Candies, will bring his chocolate temperer to a PHS classroom and assist students with special needs to melt chocolate, dip pretzels, and put sprinkles on them. In addition, he is donating all of the chocolate! During all lunches, students will sell the pretzels to fellow classmates. This hands-on project will give students an authentic lesson that involves skills that can be used at many job sites.



Information Provided By:
Nicole McGalla
Director, Community Relations & Development
Parkland School District
1210 Springhouse Rd.
Allentown, PA 18104
Twitter: @ParklandSchools
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