School Notes

Club notes

DAR, township sponsor improvements HOLLIDAYSBURG — The Adam Holliday Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, in cooperation with the Blair Township Supervisors, recently sponsored improvements to the Holliday Burial Ground. The cemetery, maintained by the township, dates back to ...

Graduates

CALIFORNIA UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA Bedford County — Mikaela M. Phillips, Bedford, B.A., liberal studies; Emily P. Mountan, Everett, B.S., education, PreK-4/special education; Courtney J. Mervin, Saxton, B.S., education, PreK-4/special education. Blair County — Anne E. Zimmerman, ...

Mount Aloysius College graduates

MOUNT ALOYSIUS COLLEGE, CRESSON Altoona — Crystal L. Price, associate in business administration; Ashlea Alaine Shover, associate in liberal arts; Miranda L. Wilson, associate in medical assistant; Jenna Elizabeth Abram, associate in nursing; Holly N. Covert, associate in nursing; Sally ...

Doctorates

Kenneth Goodfellow ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Kenneth M. Goodfellow graduated with a doctorate in optics from the Hajim School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at the University of Rochester. Goodfellow received his master’s degree in technical entrepreneurship and management from the ...

Honor roll

HOLLIDAYSBURG AREA JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL FOURTH MARKING PERIOD NINTH GRADE — Addison L. Allen, Allison M. Barton, Nathan A. Bettwy, Shae C. Biesinger, Easton M. Brown, Matthew J. Brown, Arin N. Conner, Emma M. Cummings, Meghan E. Cutshall, Brooke L. Davenport, Justin L. Dean Jr., Jaden M. ...

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. ...