• May 8Badminton Tournament, Basketball Tournament and Dodge Ball Games May 14 from 3-5 in A and B Gyms.
  • May 8In need of dresses, ties, shirts/pants or shoes - check out the Social closet in room 210.
  • May 89th graders: Social tickets will be sold for $10.00 the week of the dance.
  • May 8AAHS Mountain Lion Mascot Tryouts Wednesday, May 15 at 3:00 pm in Room B8.
  • May 8AAHS Cheerleading tryouts will be held in the AAHS Auxiliary Gym on May 6 and 8-10
  • May 8Summer school applications are available in the guidance office until May 14
  • March 13The Daffodil DELIVERY DATE has been moved to WEDNESDAY, APRIL 3.

Softball season starts

Softball season starts

April 4, 2016

Softball season is starting up for grades seventh and eighth and also for ninth graders.  The seventh and eighth grade softball team may be looking forward to things or have goals in mind. The players may have their own opinions on how the tryouts were and how the new season is.   Tim Mitchell a...

Get ready. Get set. Go off to races!

Get ready. Get set. Go off to races!

April 1, 2016

Track is off to the races. Seventh, eighth and ninth graders are starting the season strong with after school practice almost everyday at Mansion Park and at Altoona Junior High School. Practice started on March 7.  With all the events, new people and some new coaches in track this season, the nerve...

Runners, Swimmers, Gymnasts oh my!

Runners, Swimmers, Gymnasts oh my!

February 1, 2016

                                                          With the 2015 season coming to an end, freshmen high school players strive to finish the last few meets. Players and coaches swim, run and flip through each final practice all the way through. Coaches and many of t...

Boys’ basketball teams wrap up season

Boys’ basketball teams wrap up season

January 29, 2016

From maroon to white, seventh to ninth grade, the boy’ basketball teams defend until the end. The teams work hard to finish out the season with no more losses. “At the end of each season, my friends and I look at the final record for both maroon and white to see who had the better team this s...

Mountain lions pin to win

Mountain lions pin to win

December 22, 2015

  With 2015-2016 wrestling season in play, wrestlers push practice after practice to prepare for the grueling season ahead. Some returning wrestlers are ninth grader Jordan Wagner, eighth grader Kobe Harr and ninth grader Corey McCllelan. Most of the wrestlers have been at it for many...

Players hear “swish” as season begins

Players hear “swish” as season begins

December 22, 2015

The Altoona girls’ ninth grade basketball season is off to the race. They started off their season with practice everyday after school and being undefeated so far 6-0. The girls dribbled right into the season and are ready to take on the heat. “Yes, I do think we can be undefeated the whole ...

Boys’ basketball season starts with maroon, white rivalry games

Boys’ basketball season starts with maroon, white rivalry games

December 22, 2015

Boys’ basketball has shot out of the gate to start this season, each of the six teams has won at least one game so far. Last week the maroon and white teams played each other.  All grades had close games against each other in the biggest rivalry game of the season.  The ninth grade maroon boys' w...

Junior varsity teams wrap up season

Junior varsity teams wrap up season

November 5, 2015

The junior varsity teams fought to improve records this season.  They faced many opponents and took wins and losses. Head Coach Damon Luciano oversees the football program. The records vary for the four JV teams. Seventh and eighth grade football teams have maroon and white teams at both grade ...

Boys’ soccer team finishes season undefeated

Boys’ soccer team finishes season undefeated

November 3, 2015

The boys' soccer team played their last game on Oct. 26.  The soccer team for the first time in school history is undefeated and consists of seventh and eighth graders.  “I feel happy that we got a group of kids that actually believes what the coaches believe in, and we all believe if you work to...

Girls’ soccer kicks off playoffs

Girls’ soccer kicks off playoffs

November 3, 2015

The girls’ soccer team has started their season.  The team added new coaches this off season.    “The new head coach Derek Winterburn has had a huge affect on my soccer career, he taught me discipline, fundamentals and how to be a good teammate,” freshman Grace Dull said.  The soc...

Players tackle their way to finish

Players tackle their way to finish

November 3, 2015

With the 2015 season coming to an end, freshmen football players strive to finish the last few games. Players and coaches push through each final practice all the way through. Coaches and many of the freshman players all want their last season for the junior high to go on, but it has to end sometime....

Spring high school sports begin wrapping up.

Spring high school sports begin wrapping up.

May 26, 2015

The month of May is coming to an end and spring sports are wrapping up.  As the end of the year quickly approaches the high school sports have begun wrapping up with many of them ending. While this is many ninth grade students first year playing at the high school level it is also the final year for...

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