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Summer Lunch Survey

Starting June 8, 2020 the Altoona Area School District will replace the current meal delivery program with a program providing meals for multiple days.  Click link above for more information and to complete survey.
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AAJHS Virtual Cheer Try-outs

Virtual cheer try-outs for a limited number of spots will be open to all 5th and 6th grade students interested in cheer at AAJHS. This is only available to those 5th and 6th grade students who did not previously try out in February. Given the current circumstances, in person try-outs are not an option. We will be conducting virtual try-outs via Google Classroom. In order to receive the AAJHS cheer try-out information, you will have to join the AAJHS Cheer Google Classroom no later than May 12, 2020. Students/parents can obtain the code to join this classroom by emailing Mrs. Barry-Kyle (
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Work Permits

If you are interested in applying for a work permit, please complete the application and e-mail, along with a copy of the student’s birth certificate, to Kara Shaffer at

You will then be contacted to set up a time to obtain the child’s signature.
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