School Notes

IU8 to hold STEM Summer Camp

Appalachia Intermediate Unit is helping students in the Altoona and Johnstown areas keep all that creativity flowing with the STEM Summer Camp. IU8’s STEM Summer Camp provides students entering grades three to eight with a variety of fun and educational opportunities to continue learning ...

Claysburg offers 12-day program

CLAYSBURG — A 12-day “Stepping-up for Fun for STEM and the Arts” program will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 12 to 15, July 10 to 13 and July 31 to Aug. 3 at Claysburg-Kimmel High School. The program is for students from the Claysburg area entering grades five through 12. This ...

Learning about STEM

Courtesy photo The 5K/Kindergarten students at Harbor House Preschool and Kindergarten participated in the third annual STEM Fair on March 15. Families worked together to create a project based on science, technology, engineering or math to present to the class.

Honor roll

BELLWOOD-ANTIS MIDDLE SCHOOL THIRD MARKING PERIOD HIGH HONOR ROLL FIFTH GRADE — Reagan Boyer, Chloe Brown, Vincent Cacciotti, Anthony Caracciolo, Jessie Corrado, Olivia Hess, Ethan Johnston, Ava Kensinger, Kevin Liang, Parker Lucas, Chance Schreier, Corrigan Shanafelt, Savannah ...

Honor roll

GLENDALE JUNIOR/SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL, FLINTON THIRD MARKING PERIOD PRINCIPAL’S HONORS 12TH GRADE — Ciearria Beers, Conner Cann, Lauryn Clarkson, Ethan Garcia, Keneisha Gustafson, Alexis Haigh, Brittany Keith, Kyrsten Kowalczyk, Meghan Krepps, Ellie Leyo, Briana Maines, Amber Matier, ...

Cambria County 4-H kickoff

Courtesy photo Cambria County 4-H kicked off the year on March 25 at the North Central Rec Center in Ebensburg. More than 200 4-H youth, 4-H leaders and family members attended the event. Officer Book and Club Awards were presented. Nonperishable food items were collected at the door for ...

On campus

Delaware Valley awards Admission Scholarships DOYLESTOWN — On March 13, Delaware Valley University congratulated the recipients of the university’s top three merit-based Admission Scholarships. Academic merit scholarships are awarded to high-achieving students based on GPA and test ...

Twins earn rank of Eagle Scout

On Nov 1, Jimmy and Tony Gallace, 15, earned the highest honor in the Boy Scouts of America, the rank of Eagle Scout. The twins are the youngest sons of John and Betsy Gallace of Altoona. They are members of Boy Scout Troop 32 of the First United Methodist Church in Hollidaysburg. Both ...

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 ...