Mountain Echo

  • September 16Mr. Spayd's SAT Google Classroom code is: bxt1zn
  • September 13Oct. 11 is the deadline to register for the Oct. 16 PSAT
  • September 13Chromebook issues? Take it to the Black Box Theater during homeroom
  • September 10Applications for Career Shadowing Week are due by 9/13 to B324
  • September 10Donate to Dollars for Dorian on the bridge
  • September 6Purchase Mountain Lion Pride t-shirt in B202 for $10 by 9/9
Fall sports stay hopeful for 2019 season
Girls’ softball team defeats Hollidaysburg

Girls’ softball team defeats Hollidaysburg

May 28, 2019

The high school girls’ varsity softball team has broken their losing streak...

Beaten, bruised, breaking records

Beaten, bruised, breaking records

May 13, 2019

On April 25, the varsity track and field team competed in the 2019 Penn Relays...

Senior tennis players bid farewell

Senior tennis players bid farewell

May 10, 2019

The boys’ varsity tennis team finished their regular season with a record...

Friends of Rachel group makes plans
Cossitor plans “Hindsight 2020”

Cossitor plans “Hindsight 2020”

September 9, 2019

On Saturday, May 30, 2020, the drama club and the alumni...

Staff gears up for yearbook distribution

Staff gears up for yearbook distribution

May 28, 2019

After starting the school year with with a small staff,...

Commencement scheduled for June 10

Commencement scheduled for June 10

May 17, 2019

Commencement will be held on June 10, 2019 at 6 P.M....

What’s your favorite summer memory and why?
If you could be any fictional character, who would it be, and why?

If you could be any fictional character, who would it be, and why?

May 10, 2019

With the school year coming to an end, what’s one goal you completed this year? What’s one you have for next year?

With the school year coming to an end, what’s one goal you completed this year? What’s one you have for next year?

May 2, 2019

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AP students prepare to teach elementary school

Sonia Yost, Reporter | September 13, 2019

Not only do children grow incredibly fast, but they also learn information at a quicker speed. A child who is exposed to multiple languages at a young age has a much easier time processing and remembering the information they receive than they would when they grow older. The AP foreign language classes have decided to take full advantage of this, and starting in October AP foreign language...

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Students honor memory of security greeter Chuck Amerine

Dionte Davis, Mountain Echo reporter 2019 | September 9, 2019

The following article was submitted by former Mountain Echo reporter Dionte Davis who is a 2019 graduate.  Davis interviewed security greeter Chuck Amerine during his time as a reporter but the story was never published.  Davis submitted the story as a tribute to Amerine. High school faculty, staff and students mourned the loss of security greeter Chuck Amerine shortly after the school year ended. ...

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The Student News Site of Altoona Area High School
The Student News Site of Altoona Area High School