School Notes

Honor roll

CLAYSBURG-KIMMEL HIGH SCHOOL FOURTH MARKING PERIOD HIGH HONORS SEVENTH GRADE — Aidan Barr, Zachary Becker, Cassie Berkhimer, Logan Brehm, Wyatt Buell, Grace Burket, Kalei Carson, Rebekah Claar, Hawke Claycomb, Maelee Claycomb, Ethan Diehl, Joshua Emeigh, Bailey Garver, Abigail Gonsman, ...

Graduates

LEHIGH UNIVERSITY, Bethlehem — Katelyn Latuska, DuBois, bachelor’s degree in biology. UNIVERSITY OF IOWA, Iowa City, Iowa — Christo-pher Bodle, Clearfield, Ph.D., pharmacy. FROSTBURG UNIVERSITY, Frostburg, Md. — Ashley Harold, Hyndman, master’s degree counseling psychology; ...

Admissions

BOB JONES UNIVERSITY, Greenville, S.C. — John McCoy, Duncansville; Anna McCoy, Duncansville. ROCHESTER INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, Rochester, N.Y. — Nick Rasmussen, Hollidaysburg.

Honor roll

CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL, MARTINSBURG FOURTH MARKING PERIOD HIGH HONORS 12TH GRADE — Lauren Brumbaugh, Tre Butler, Hannah Cole, Chance Dishong, Alexandra Garver, Joshua Harker, Alexis Hicks, Hannah Johnston, Lauren Kensinger, Ellie King, Anthonly Kline, Hannah Kostan, Jenna Metzler, Courtney ...

On campus

Student receives RIT Presidential Scholarship ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Nick Rasmussen of Hollidaysburg has received an RIT Presidential Scholarship. He has enrolled for the 2017-18 academic year at Rochester Institute of Technology. Rasmussen is in the game design and development/BS program ...

Graduates

SOUTH HILLS SCHOOL OF BUSINESS & TECHNOLOGY, Altoona — Jenna Barnosky, Patton, associate degree, health information technology; Michelle Bouch, Altoona, associate degree, highest honors, health information technology; Amanda Dillon, Altoona, associate degree, highest honors, health ...

Perfect attendance

Courtesy photo Eight sixth-grade students from Glendale Elementary School, Flinton, were awarded new bicycles on June 1 for having perfect attendance for the 2016-17 school year. This is the ninth consecutive year of a cooperative arrangement between the Horace Mann Insurance Co. and the ...

School notes

Kimmel students earn Golden Rule Award Altoona Area High School seniors Kylee Bowersox, Christopher Coley and Joshua Snyder, students at the William P. Kimmel Alternative School, recently received the Project Wisdom Golden Rule Award. To qualify, a student must consistently demonstrate ...

Honor roll

HOLY TRINITY CATHOLIC SCHOOL, ALTOONA FOURTH MARKING PERIOD HIGH HONORS EIGHTH GRADE — Allison Bagley, Giavanna Bambocci, Grace Callahan, JT Johnson, Zachary McCloskey. SEVENTH GRADE — Leah Homan, Madison Hooper, Marisa Hooper, Meghan Norris, Jaden Quinn, Erin Yahner. SIXTH ...

Clarification

Incorrect age requirements were included in an article on Page B8 July 11 regarding kindergarten registration for the Altoona Area School District. Those who should register include: n Children who will be 5 years old on or before Sept. 30 and plan to enter kindergarten for the first time ...

Graduates

ALTOONA BEAUTY SCHOOL MAY GRADUATES Cosmetology — Anna Warner, Altoona; Katelyn Sell, Clearville; Laura Dressler, DuBois. Esthetics instructor — Terry Adkins, Altoona. Esthetics — Sherri Buterbaugh, Hustontown; Sheila Callan, Altoona; Stephanie Hess, Saxton; Kali Lingenfelter, ...

Deans’ lists

FROSTBURG STATE UNIVERSITY, Frostburg, Md. — Braden Ebersole, New Enterprise. BENEDICTINE COLLEGE, Atchison, Kan. — Katherine Lang, DuBois, president’s list. UNIVERSITY OF NEW ENGLAND, Portland, Maine — Samantha Mansberger, Huntingdon. ROCHESTER INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, Rochester, ...

Deadline for MAC Grants is Aug. 1

For the 23rd consecutive year, local McDon-ald’s restaurants are offering the MAC Grants program to help area middle school teachers Make Activities Count for their students. Fifth- through eighth-grade teachers may apply for grants of up to $500 for interesting and inspiring educational ...

Honor roll

WILLIAMSBURG HIGH SCHOOL FOURTH MARKING PERIOD HIGH HONORS 12TH GRADE — Joshua T. Allison, Alexis E. Lane, Sara Martin Moreno, Patrick M. McCauley, Annalisa Navetta. 11TH GRADE — Cassandra M. Michelone, Nathan A. Ross. 10TH GRADE — Morgan R. Clouser, Chandler B. Edwards, Alex M. ...

Deans’ lists

UNIVERSITY OF THE SCIENCES, Philadelphia — Owen Vazquez, Duncansville. STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK, Potsdam, N.Y. — Olivia Cutler, Smithmill. BALDWIN WALLACE UNIVERSITY, Berea, Ohio — Lexus Lander, DuBois; Devin Wilson, Curwensville. UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA-LINCOLN, Lincoln, Neb. ...

Deans’ lists

UNIVERSITY OF DELA-WARE, Newark — Alexander Hillsley, Port Matilda. WILKES UNIVERSITY, Wilkes-Barre — Victoria Ire-land, Clearfield; Jarret LeBeau, Philipsburg; John Oberlin, DuBois. UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAVEN, West Haven, Conn. — Bianca Gates, Altoona. MARIETTA COLLEGE, Marietta, Ohio ...

Doctorate

PITTSBURGH — Kerrie F. (Pike) Coleman graduated from Carlow University with a doctorate in nursing. She received her master’s degree from Western Governors University in Arizona and her bachelor’s degree from Penn State University, Univer-sity Park. She is a 1992 graduate of Bishop ...

Saint Francis University dean’s list

SAINT FRANCIS UNIVERSITY, LORETTO SPRING DEAN’S LIST Alexandria — Rachael Johnson Altoona — Chad Allender, Grace Baldessaro, Anna Baughman, Sara Bender, Carissa Blair, Heather Boreman, Dmitry Borissov, Lindsay Carland, Nicole Carrieri, Alexander Ciambotti, Rachel Dibert, Caleb ...

Hollidaysburg Girl Scout earns her Silver Award

Girl Scout Elizabeth “Lizzie” Pearson of Hollidaysburg recently earned her Silver Award after working independently to bring attention to the ongoing problems concerning recycling. The Silver Award is the highest recognition that can be achieved in Girl Scouting for girls in grades six ...

Graduates

WIDENER UNIVERSITY, Chester — Miranda Caprer, Hollidaysburg, bachelor’s degree civil engineering. YOUNGSTOWN STATE UNIVERSITY — Edward Dombroski, DuBois, doctorate in education. GEORGIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, Atlanta — Scott Seaton, Port Matilda, master’s degree computer ...