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  • Virtual education will begin on Monday, March 30, 2020 for all students in grades 7-12 for all courses.
Lydia Newman is a freshman at Altoona Area Junior High School. Along with Livewire, she is in reading competition and is a sound and light technician for AAJHS's Drama Department. Lydia is also a devoted writer in her spare time. She is very passionate about art, no matter what form. Whether it is photography, illustration, writing or performing, Lydia gives all art her all. She plans on attending Indiana University of Pennsylvania as a literature major after high school, then pursuing a career as a novelist.

Lydia Newman, Writer

May 30, 2017
Staff members retire (Story)
Apr 28, 2017
Lion News: TSA competes in Annual Pennsylvania TSA Conference (Story)
Apr 10, 2017
Schools struggle with suicide prevention education (Story/Media)
Mar 25, 2017
School responds to threat (Story)
Mar 02, 2017
Lion News (Story)
Feb 28, 2017
Students attend Sweetheart’s Dance (Story/Media)
Jan 27, 2017
Ski, snowboard club struggles with lack of snow (Story/Media)
Dec 16, 2016
Students donate this holiday (Story)
Nov 22, 2016
New reads with Newman (Story)
Nov 16, 2016
When escaping the labyrinth… (Story)
Oct 21, 2016
National junior honor society benefits students (Story)
Sep 27, 2016
Freshman Football Game vs. Norwin (Media)
Lydia Newman