Altoona Area School District, Altoona PA
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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
S. Donley - sharing is Caring Fund
Sharing is Caring

Hi – I am Sarah Donley, a senior at the Altoona Area High School and a member of the Altoona Lady Lions Basketball team. This girls’ basketball season will tip off with a very special event on December 4-5, 2015 as the Altoona Area School District will be hosting the inaugural “Sharing is Caring Shootout”. In addition to great high school girls’ basketball action, this event will help raise money for the Sarah Donley Sharing is Caring Fund’s support of the Free Care Fund at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh

It will be West vs. East as Altoona and Mt. Lebanon from Western PA take on State College and Central Dauphin from Eastern PA.

Friday, 6:00 PM - State College vs. Mt. Lebanon
Friday, 7:30 PM - Altoona vs. Central Dauphin

Saturday, 11:00 AM - Mt. Lebanon vs. Central Dauphin
Saturday, 12:30 PM - Altoona vs. State College

Adults: $4.00, Students $2.00 and Senior Passes will be accepted. Time: TBA.

All profits will benefit the Free Care Fund at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh and help establish a scholarship fund for students who have been patients at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh.

Dining at Chili's for a Cause

This is a big week of fun events starting with Thanksgiving.  Then there is Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Chili's Sunday!    

Take a break from shopping (and turkey) this Sunday, November 29, 2015 from 4pm to 9pm at Chili's in Altoona and help raise money for the Sarah Donley Sharing is Caring Fund.   

Chili's Altoona is donating 10% of the event sales back to the fund.  All you need to do is join us during the event, present the event flyer and enjoy great food.

Click here to get your flyer and then join us this Sunday!    


The Sarah Donley Sharing is Caring Fund has teamed up with in honor of #GIVINGTUESDAY this December 1, 2015.  

This annual event encourages people to take a break from shopping and give back to charities.  You can make your tax deductible donation by visiting our Razoo donation page. 

Donate Here

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

-Cancelations & Reschedules

- ScheduleStar
*Schedule Star is currently under construction – more information coming soon!

- 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 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 Quick Reference Card


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



Employment Opportunities @ AASD

AASD is currently seeking
dedicated classroom educators
for the 2015-2016 school year –
if you have a passion for
inspiring our youth – please
submit an application! 

AASD is seeking 1 (one) Part-Time AmeriCorps Member
Click here for details.

Click here for a complete listing.


2015 Holiday
Concert Schedule


2015 Altoona Area High School Cheerleader Mini-Cheer Camp

AAHS Cheerleader Mini-Cheer Camp

The Altoona Area High School Cheerleaders will hold their annual MINI-CHEER CAMP on Wednesday, December 16, 2015 and Thursday December 17, 2015.  Camp will be held in the Altoona Fieldhouse from 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. 

Registration Form
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 ASD Mobile App

Altoona Area School
District Mobile APP


Community Education Center

FREE CLASSES - Fall/Winter 2015

Information Brochure - Subjects - Dates/Times
AASD Community Education Center (Steven’s Building)
200 East Crawford Ave., Altoona, PA 16602
(814) 946-833

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