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  • January 26Lunch- Seasme Chicken over rice with Steamed Broccoli, Choice of Fruit, Choice of Milk
  • January 26Click here for today's announcements!
  • January 26Come And Show Your School Pride In The Student Section At The AAJHS Lady Lions Home Basketball Games! The themes for these games are as follows: Jan. 30 @ 3:30 p.m. & 4:30 p.m. - Hawaiian, Jan. 31 @ 5 p.m.- Superhero, Feb. 6 @ 3:30 p.m. & 4:30 p.m. vs. BG- Maroon Out, Feb. 10 @ 3:30 p.m. & 4:30 p.m. vs. Hollidaysburg- Jersey Night
  • January 24Lunch- Taco Tuesday Beef or Hard or Soft Shell Tacos with Steamed Corn, Baked Beans, Choice of Fruit, Choice of Milk
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  • January 23Lunch- Mini Corn Dogs with Cheesy Potato Bake, Choice of Fruit, Choice of Milk
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  • January 20Lunch- Cheesy Pizza Sticks with Sauce, Honey Glazed Carrots, Caesar Salad, Choice of Fruit and Milk
  • January 18Lunch- Philly Cheese Steak Burger Hoagie, Beaked Beans, Choice of Fruit and Milk



Ben Blackie

Ben Blackie, Reporter

Ben Blackie is a student at AAJHS. Along with being in the school newspaper, he has been a part of the school's student council since seventh grade. He is also in the ninth grade committee. Every year during his summer vacation he and his family try to do a new and adventurous activity. For example this past summer he went parasailing and zip lining .

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Pole Vault! Daniel Batrus vaults at the track meet on Monday April 23. Batrus vaulted against boys from Altoona and Punxsutawney

Track meet 4-23-18

April 27, 2018
Peace! On Thursday. April  5 seventh and eighth grade had an assembly for the upcoming PSSAs. During the assembly preformences by the Jr. High cheerleaders, student council, drama club and the JPP even made a slideshow.

PSSA Assembly

April 6, 2018
Lets have some FUN! Gym teacher, John Nezneski poses as a basket ball trophy. Nezneski came up with relay race games for his gym students to play.

Gym 3/15/18

March 16, 2018
Bluetastic’! Jamen Mccabe paints his sketch book a dark blue. Mccabe blended the colors blue and black to get the perfect shade.

AAJHS now: In Pictures

February 8, 2018
Give it! One of the gym student does a rematch against her opponents. The student won and went on to the next team.

AAJHS Now: In pictures

February 5, 2018
Inquiring Photographer

Inquiring Photographer

February 1, 2018
Got music?

Got music?

November 17, 2017
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