Altoona Area School District, Altoona PA
District Information
School Board Information






A special public meeting of the Altoona Area Board of School Directors will be held in the
William P. Kimmel Board Room, Altoona Area High School, Altoona, PA on Monday, May 16, 2016 at 5:45 PM for the purpose of closing William P. Kimmel Alternative School.  

Section 780 of the School Code requires a public hearing to be held at least three (3) months prior to the Board’s decision to officially close schools.

The handicap entrance to the William P. Kimmel Board Room is located in the basement level of the High School, B- building, off of Sixth Avenue and is the entrance closest to 14th Street.

The Altoona Area School District is now accepting applications for the Superintendent of Schools position.

Application materials and directions can be obtained by contacting


The Altoona Area School District has established a reputation for innovation and excellence. With a student population of nearly 8,000, Altoona Area is one of Pennsylvania's largest school districts. It encompasses 60 square miles and includes the city of Altoona, Logan Township and a small portion of Tyrone Township.

We encourage you to learn more about our outstanding educational program and facilities by perusing our home page. If you need additional information or would like to arrange a tour of our schools, please contact

Paula Foreman, Community Relations Director
1415 Sixth Avenue
Altoona, PA 16602
Telephone: (814) 946-8424
FAX: (814) 946-8565
District Resources

Public Records

Transcript Requests

Education / Instruction

No Child Left Behind

PA Common Core Standards

Distict News

AASD Library Website

AASD Nurses Website

ESL - English as a Second Language

AASD Tax Office

Penn*Dot Monthly Safety Tips

Secondary Schools
Athletic Website

- JHS & HS Schedules

- Athletic Forms

- ScheduleStar

- GPS Addresses to AASD Home Athletic Contests

Experience the Altoona Area
School District!

Watch our video for an overview of the district, get directions to the Administrative Offices or send us an e-mail.

Parent/Student Resources

ProgressBook Login

PSSA & Keystone Exams

Parent / Student Handbooks & Forms

Breakfast / Lunch Menus

Free and Reduced Lunch School Meals Program

PA's CHIP Insurance Program

AAHS Graduation Project

Career Preparation Website
The AASD Career Preparation web site is designed for students to have knowledge and resources that allow them to transition into the workforce.

BASICS website
Blair County Chamber of Commerce BASICS Committee (Business and Schools Investing in Cooperative Solutions) is dedicated to a strong partnership between our schools and the business community, and is dedicated to communicating career choices to students, parents and educators so they can prepare themselves today for the challenges of tomorrow.

Youth Rules
Through the YouthRules! initiative, the U.S. Department of Labor and its partners seek to promote positive and safe work experiences that help prepare young workers to enter the 21st Century workforce.

iPad Help

iPad IOS 7 Quick Reference Card

Resetting a Student iPad

Apple Help: ipad IOS 9 User Guide



Teacher Resources



AESOP Online

     1-800-94-AESOP (3767)

     HUM-P008 -Aesop Procedures

Study Island

Discovery Education
NEW FREE Digital Media Service PBS LearningMedia.

NOTE:  Even though you have a PBS TeacherLine account, you will need to follow the steps to create a new account for PBS LearningMedia.

Educational Websites

BookFlix is an online literacy resource that pairs classic video storybooks with Weston Woods related nonfiction eBooks.

BookFlix can be accessed through the Altoona Public Library website with a public library card.

Click the BookFlix link above. At the Altoona Area Public Library home page, click the Digital Library tab at the top. In the next window, click the Power Library box. Have your Altoona Area Public Library barcode number ready!

AASD Bullying Policy
Kid Safe Search Engines
Internet Safety Tips
Title IX - Notice of Nondiscrimination / Harassment
Technology Privacy Statement





WeatherBug Image

Compliments of Logan Elementary's
WeatherBug Tracking Station

WeatherBug, the leading provider of weather information services, manages and operates a proprietary network of over 8,000 WeatherBug Tracking Stations and more than 1,000 cameras that are strategically placed at schools, public safety facilities and television stations throughout the U.S.

Over 8,000 Schools and School Districts across the U.S. use WeatherBug for teaching math, science and geography with real life data.

Altoona ASD Mobile App

Altoona Area School
District Mobile APP

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Cap & Gown

2016 AAHS Graduation Newsletter


Summer School

AAHS Summer School
(Grades 9-12)
Registration Starts
Monday, May 2, 2016

(Registration Form)

~ HS Summer School Dates ~
Session 1: June 13-28, 2016
Session 2: July 5-20, 2016


AAJHS Core Subjects
Summer School
(Grades 7-8)

~ JH Summer School Dates ~
June 13-July 1

~ Flyer ~


AAJHS Ninth Grade
Summer School

~ Newsletter


AAJHS PhysEd & Health
Summer School

~ Flyer ~
Now Hiring!


Employment Opportunities @ AASD

Click here for a complete listing.


The AASD Music Department Presents their 2016

Spring Concerts


AASD Registration 2016-2017


Become a Volunteer Tutor!

Tutors are needed in AASD to provide literacy or math assistance to adult learners seeking their GED, English as a Second Language or who want to brush up on basic skills to enter postsecondary education, training, or employment. (More...)


USDA Food and Nutrition Services

Free and Reduced Lunch
School Meals Program

Click here for information on Frequently Asked Questions, Income Eligibility Guidelines and Application.


Altoona Public Access

Serving Central PA on
Atlantic Broadband Cable Channels 13 and 14










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