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Altoona Area School District Unlimited Learning Academy

Dr. Lansberry presented an educational program based on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics) and MCL (Mass Customized Learning) which is currently being investigated by the Altoona Area School District.

The link below gives a vision for the future of education in Altoona utilizing a more student-centered and performance-based approach to educating our children.

AASD ULA (Unlimited Learning Academy)


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

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Paula Foreman, Community Relations Director
1415 Sixth Avenue
Altoona, PA 16602
Telephone: (814) 946-8424
E-Mail: pforeman@aasdcat.com
FAX: (814) 946-8565

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.


District Resources

Human Resources
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   -Employment
   -Contact Info & Resources
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Education / Instruction

Public Records

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Secondary Schools Athletic Website

- GPS Addresses to AASD Home Athletic Contests

No Child Left Behind

AASD Online Alumni Directory
   -Take a tour of the campus!

AASD Foundation
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AASD Tax Office

Penn*Dot Monthly Safety Tips

Cyberbullying

FBI - A Parent's Guide to Internet Safety Beware of the Cyber Bully

STOP Cyberbullying -what is it? :: how it works :: why cyberbully?  :: prevention :: take action :: what's the law?

Background Information
About Cyberbullying
 – This PDF offers detailed information about online bullying, its effects and important statistics.

Traditional Bullying vs. Cyberbullying (PDF) - This document offers a theoretical view of the differences between traditional bullying and electronic harassment.

-stopbullying.gov
     - A federal government website managed by the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

The Warning Signs of Cyberbullying – This article offers an overview of the signs parents can look for if they suspect any form of bullying.

GET HELP NOW!
Bullying can affect you in many ways. You may lose sleep or feel sick. You may want to skip school. You may even be thinking about suicide. If you are feeling hopeless or helpless or know someone that is, please call the LIFELINE at 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

 

 

Parent Resources

ProgressBook Login

-Parent Access User's Guide

PSSA & Keystone Exams

Parent / Student Handbooks & Forms

iPad Quick Reference Card

Title IX
Notice of Nondiscrimination / Harassment

AASD Bullying Policy

Parent Involvement Policy

AASD Career Preparation Website

AAHS Graduation Project

Breakfast / Lunch Menus

   -Elementary Day Schedule

AASD Nurses Website

AASD Library Website

Free Online Tutorials
AASD has partnered with GCN (Global Compliance Network), a training and compliance tutorial service, and is pleased to share these tutorials with our parents and community members. 

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.

BookFlix
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!

TrueFlix
TrueFlix™ is the only online resource that leverages the award-winning True Books content to help students hone literacy skills, build knowledge of subject-area content, and cultivate 21st Century skills through the inquiry process.

Check with your child's teacher for the user name and password.

ESL - English as a Second Language

AASD Volunteer Website

PA's CHIP Insurance Program

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.

Teacher Resources

WebMail

ProgressBook

AESOP Online

1-800-94-AESOP (3767)

   -HUM-P008
      Aesop Procedures

Study Island

Discovery Education

NEW FREE Digital Media Service PBS LearningMedia
Sign up today at www.pbslearningmedia.org
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

Professional Educator Discipline Training Module

Kid Safe Search Engines

   Dib Dab Doo and Dilly Too

   Kids Click!

   Ask Kids

Browse Other Kid-Safe Browsers and Search Sites

Internet Safety Tips

10 Common Questions About Internet Safety

Cyber Safety: An Interactive Guide to Staying Safe On The Internet

CyberSafety.com
   -Keeping Kids Safe in a Wired World

WiredSafety.org
   -WiredSafety is the largest and oldest online safety, education, and help group in the world.

i-SAFE.org
  
 -The leader in e-Safety Education

 NetSmartz.org
   -NetSmartz Workshop is a program of the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® (NCMEC) . The program is designed for children ages 5-17, parents and guardians, educators, and law enforcement.

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Some of the helpful links above have been provided by:
J. Cooper, Katie and Faith Green

Thank you!

 

Comments / Questions


School Guardian Gate

School Gate Guardian Visitor Management System Letter from Dr. Otto, Superintendent

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Employment Opportunities @ AASD

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AAHS Athletic Passes for
Secondary Athletics

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There's an APP for that!

 

Altoona ASD Mobile App

Altoona Area School
District Mobile APP

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Logan Elementary's
WeatherBug Tracking Station

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

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Altoona Public Access

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Public Access TV Website.

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