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    Announcements for Thursday, Nov. 16!

    The Circle of Friends Club is meeting after school on November 16th at 2:45 in Miss Moyer’s room 324. Make sure you have a ride at 3:45 when we are finished. It’s not too late to join if you haven’t already! If you have questions, see Miss Moyer. We hope to see you there!



    Our veteran’s collection continues.  So far, the totals are:

    For 6th grade:

    1st place: Mrs. Edmiston’s room with $111.02, 2nd place, Mrs. Kepner’s homeroom with $56; and in 3rd place, Mrs. Rose’s room with $39.

    For 7th grade:

    In first place, Mrs. Petermans’s home room with $23; In 2nd place, Mrs. Scaramonzinno’s room with $20, and in 3rd place, Mrs. Behe’s room with $10..

    For 8th grade:

    In 1st place, Mr. Jone’s homeroom with $90; in 2nd place, Mr. Garlick’s room with $80, and in 3rd place, Mr. Hatch’s room with $60.

    Remember, the top three homerooms in each grade receive a movie in the auditorium, and the winner of each grade will also  receive a Dunkin Donuts breakfast.  Donations can be made through the morning of Friday, November 17th.

    Please do your best to support our vets during this time of gratitude and giving.

     The Altoona Area Junior High School Drama Club is proud to present The Emperor’s New Clothes. Public performances are scheduled for 7 p.m. on Friday, November 17th with a matinee show at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 18, 2023.  All performances will take place in the Altoona Area Junior High School Auditorium.

     Attention All Students: There is a lollipop sale next Wednesday, November 22nd! Lollipops cost $1.00 each, and they come in new and exciting flavors!

    So, remember to bring your money to school next Wednesday to enjoy a yummy lollipop or two.

    Attention students: Here is your math question of the day: Which of these numbers is less than its reciprocal: -2, -1 or 0? If you think you have the answer, please come to our Mathcounts meetings Wednesdays after school until 3:30.  Please see Mrs. Abbott in C275 for details.

    Attention staff and students: Are you thankful for your family? Your friends? Nights without homework or grading? The perfect slice of pizza? The Friends of Rachel club wants to know what you are Thankful FOR! Write something or someone you are thankful for and display it in your classrooms or doors. Help us spread gratitude throughout our school!

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