School Notes

Honor roll

BISHOP GUILFOYLE CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL, ALTOONA THIRD MARKING PERIOD HIGH HONOR ROLL SEVENTH GRADE — Colin Butler, Joel Craig, Raven Criscitello, Anthony Edwards, Ashton Emeigh, Meredith Harris, Seth Kirby, Nicholas Maguda, Noah Ritchey, Dane VanHorn. EIGHTH GRADE — Eliya Craig, Reed ...

Across the area

Carrollian Gala set for April 29 EBENSBURG — Bishop Carroll Catholic High School will hold its 10th anniversary Carrollian Gala on April 29 in the Bishop Carroll Multi-Purpose Room, 728 Benjamin Franklin Highway. Cocktails will be at 5:30 p.m., followed by dinner at 6:30 p.m. The ...

Rotary holds Four-Way Test Speech Contest

LOYSBURG — The Morrisons Cove Rotary Club has announced the winners of its 2017 Four-Way Test Speech Contest, which was held March 8 at Northern Bedford County High School. Eight contestants representing Central, Northern Bedford and Williams High Schools participated. The purpose of ...

Blair dairy committee looking for promoters

The Blair County Dairy Promotion Committee is seeking individuals between the ages of 9 and 24 with an interest in promoting the dairy industry. Girls ages 9 to 11 will serve as Dairy Misses, girls ages 12 to 16 will be Dairy Maids, boys ages 12 to 16 will be Dairy Ambassadors, and young ...

Graduates

ALTOONA BEAUTY SCHOOL Marlena Brink, Patton, cosmetology; Ashley Oldham, New Paris, nail technology; Samantha Gunter, Osceola Mills, esthetics; Ashley Moye, Altoona, esthetics.

Who’s Who

SHIPPENSBURG UNIVERSITY Sean McCauley, Williamsburg, “Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges 2016-17.” He is a senior majoring in exercise science.

Admissions

DELAWARE VALLEY UNIVERSITY, Doylestown Robert Bebout, Bedford; Nina Macvean, Duncansville; Kolton Reasy, New Enterprise; Nora Tietjens, Huntingdon.

Students selected for IUP Sutton Scholarships

INDIANA, Pa. — Several local students have been selected for the Sutton Scholars academic achievement scholarship program at Indiana University of Pennsylvania. “Sutton Scholars are an elite group,” said Patricia McCarthy, interim IUP vice president for enrollment management and ...

Provost scholars

INDIANA, Pa. — Students from the area have been recognized as Provost Scholars at Indiana University of Pennsyl- vania. Provost Scholar status is achieved when students complete a minimum of 45 semester hours at IUP and have a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or higher. Provost Scholar ...

On campus

PSU Altoona students join honor society Nineteen students were inducted into the Penn State Altoona chapter of Kappa Delta Pi in a ceremony held March 25 on campus. Alpha Epsilon Pi is the college’s chapter of the International Honor Society in Education. Education Program Coordinator ...

Council taking registrations for art camps

HOLLIDAYSBURG — The Hollidaysburg Area Arts Council is accepting registrations for 2017 Summer Art Camps. Camp 1, for ages 6 to 8, will be held June 12 through 16. Camp 2, for ages 9 to 11, will be held June 26 through 30. Both camps will be held from 9 a.m. to noon in the art room at ...

Reunion

The Hollidaysburg Area High School class of 1982 will hold its 35th anniversary reunion on July 1. Any class member wishing to attend or obtain additional information can do so by contacting Lisa (Cunning-ham) Wolfe at lawolfe @atlanticbb.net or via Facebook at Hollidays-burg Area High School ...

Across the area

‘Bicycle Bash’ set for April 21 The Leadership Blair County Class of 2017, in its mission to bestow Big Brothers Big Sisters of Blair County with 160 bicycles for transportation and to promote healthy activity, will hold its “Bicycle Bash 2017” dinner and raffle on April 21 at the ...

Drama club to present ‘Into the Woods’

The Altoona Area High School Drama Club will present the Stephen Sondheim classic “Into the Woods” at 7 p.m. Thursday, Friday and April 8 in the Altoona Area High School auditorium. The most recent incarnation of this show is from the 2012 Disney movie. Using everyone’s favorite ...

‘A Night of Jazz’

The Altoona Area Junior High School Varsity Jazz Band, Junior Varsity Jazz Band and guest artists AASD Elementary Jazz Band will present “A Night of Jazz” at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the AAJHS auditorium. Tickets are $3 and may be purchased at the door. Ninth-graders participating in the ...

Flag-raising ceremony Tuesday to mark Child Abuse Prevention, Awareness Month

From Mirror staff reports HOLLIDAYSBURG — A special flag-raising ceremony will be held at noon Tuesday at the Blair County Courthouse in recognition of April as National Child Abuse Prevention and Awareness Month. The Children’s Memorial Flag is to be raised and flown during the month ...

Deans’ lists

CEDAR CREST COLLEGE, Allentown — Kirsten Replogle, Manns Choice. LYCOMING COLLEGE, Williamsport — Julia Nagle, Altoona; Shelby Civils, Altoona. JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY, Baltimore — Makenzie Wilkinson, Hollidaysburg.

St. Patrick teams set for state finals

Odyssey of the Mind competition is Saturday in Moon Township NEWRY — St. Patrick School is a newcomer to Odyssey of the Mind until this year, but the school is off to a great start. The small school has two teams heading to the Pennsylvania State Finals on Saturday at Moon Township ...

Correction

Incorrect identifications were provided to the Mirror for a photo on Page B9 Saturday promoting Great Commission Schools’ production of “Brigadoon.” The people in the photo were (from left): Jessie Waters, Aaron Hildebrand, Ben Oakley, Julia Willett, Josiah Peace and Abby Mills (kneeling).

Honor roll

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