• January 11Follow the principals on Twitter - @Principal_AAJHS @9thGradeAAJHS @DCAMPBELL_AAJHS @Ms_Bogle_AAJHS

  • January 7Daffodil Sales are back! Help raise money for the American Cancer Society. Room 212 for info

  • December 18Winter break for students Dec. 21 to Jan. 2.

Gymnastics season comes to end

Gymnastics season comes to end

Morgan Baker, Reporter

February 26, 2018


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The gymnastics team’s season has come to an end after states on Feb. 24, 2018 in Moon Township. The gymnastics team won districts, which all teams compete in, and will be moving onto the states competition on Feb. 24, 2018. “I enjoyed the gymnastics season because I met so many new people. I got close to...

Boys’ basketball season continues

Boys’ basketball season continues

February 1, 2018


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Boys' basketball season has begun The ninth grade boys’ basketball team is making no progression at the games this 2017-2018 season, for their record has decreased in the amounts of losses to wins ratio. However, seventh and eighth grade boys are making strong progression, for their record ratio ha...

Ninth graders compete in winter track meet

Ninth graders compete in winter track meet

Morgan Baker

January 29, 2018


Filed under Ninth Grade Sports, Sports

On Jan. 18, 2018 the winter track team went to Penn State to compete. They competed against schools such as State College and Hollidaysburg in a number of events. “I was very excited to compete because it gave me the opportunity to show that all the work I’ve been putting in is making me better,...

Wrestling team achieves victory

Wrestling team achieves victory

Ben Blackie, Photographer

January 24, 2018


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The seventh through ninth grade wrestling team had their second home match against Huntingdon on Thursday Jan. 18. The AAJHS boys won the match after many for fits on the Huntingdon team. The boys have two more home games on Jan. 23 against Dubious and on Feb. 7 against Bald Eagle Area. The team has...

Girls’ basketball season begins

Girls’ basketball season begins

Abbie Starr, Reporter

January 18, 2018


Filed under Eighth Grade Sports, Ninth Grade Sports, Seventh Grade Sports, Sports

As winter sports are starting, so are seventh, eighth and ninth grade girls’ basketball. The ninth grade girls' record is two wins and ten losses. “I think our most recent game was a very good game, and we just barely lost. It was a very close game; we only lost by four, and everyone playe...

Ninth graders participate in high school sports

Ninth graders participate in high school sports

Morgan Baker

January 17, 2018


Filed under Ninth Grade Sports, Sports

Winter sports have started again, and once again ninth graders have the chance to participate at the high school level. The sports going on over at the high school this winter include swimming, winter track and gymnastics. Swimming The swim teams record currently stands at 2-3 for girls and 4-1 for boys. Their next meet is against...

Club volleyball season begins

Club volleyball season begins

Sarah Weathersbee, Reporter

January 12, 2018


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On Thursday Jan. 4 The Lady Spikers opened their club season. With their regular season ended, they are looking to improve over the winter and stay in touch with their skills and each other. The  seventh grade teamed played Claysburg; they won with scores of 25-17, 25-20, 25-14. Later that night the eigh...

Wrestlers tackle tournament

Wrestlers tackle tournament

December 20, 2017


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The wrestling season has officially started.

Basketball teams begin season

Basketball teams begin season

Mychenze Alberts, Reporter

December 20, 2017


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The winter sport season brings basketball.  All basketball seasons are underway.   Ninth grade maroon boys are at the record of 0-5. The maroon boys suffered a loss to Mifflin County of 27-18. Maroon boys played Park Forest and won 33-29. “We only won because we prayed. We dedicated our ...

Junior varsity football players share experiences

Junior varsity football players share experiences

Chastity Brunner, Reporter

October 26, 2017


Filed under Eighth Grade Sports, Seventh Grade Sports, Sports

As the seventh and eighth grade football season comes to a close in October 2017, Damon Luciano, Ryan Hopkins and Conner Reimer gave some insight on their season and future plans. Altoona native Julian Howsare brought attention and excitement to the area when he was drafted into the New York Jets....

Theme games highlight varsity football season

Theme games highlight varsity football season

Jocelyn Fetter

October 26, 2017


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  The Freshman football team played eight games this season- rain or shine, ending the season with a record of 6-2. During the season, players supported cancer awareness with a pink out game and experienced a blast from the past with a throwback game. “We came up with the idea of having these games withi...

Get the ball rollin’

Get the ball rollin’

Sydney Wilfong, Reporter

October 26, 2017


Filed under Eighth Grade Sports, Seventh Grade Sports, Sports

The junior varsity boys’ soccer players talked off the field this week about their season ender and the sport itself. During the JV boys’ soccer season, the players faced many local challengers as they went up against Bedford, Mount Nittany, DuBois, Hollidaysburg and Spring Cove opponents. On...

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