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Congratulations to the High School Forensics Team for an excellent performance at States:

A Huge congratulations to Veta Piscitella for placing 6th in the State in Poetry Interpretation and to Riley Page and Peyton Betcher for being State Runners Up (2nd place!!) in Duo Interpretation (and only TWO POINTS behind the State Champions!) We are so proud!
Dyllan Panetti was also a State Semi-Finalist (top 12) in Prose Interpretation.

Congratulations to the High School Forensics Team for another great performance at their Regional Tournament.
The following have qualified for Nationals in Milwaukee in May:
Dyllan Panetti- Regional Champion(1st place) in Prose (for the 2nd straight year)
Veta Piscitella- Regional Champion in Poetry
Peyton Betcher and Riley Page- 2nd place Duo Interpretation
Charlotte Marx and Baylee Wojcik- 5th place Public Forum Debate

Congratulations to the following for placing as Finalists and Semi-Finalists
Emma York- 4th place Dramatic Interpretation

Kailyn Thompson- Poetry
Caleb Bean- Extemporaneous
Connor Page- Extemporaneous
Sommer and Jacklyn Bloom- Duo Interpretation
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Girls Junior High Volleyball Against North Star

By Veronica Crum & Ashley Floyd
The Girls’ Junior High-Varsity volleyball team was close to winning in their second match in their season so far but fell short two points in a hard-fought first set. The next set, the team wasn’t able to turn it around. The team had many good defensive and offensive plays, but fell short in the long run. The final score of the first set was 26-24. The final score of the second set was 25-9.
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The Girls Varsity Basketball team has advanced to the 1st Round of the PIAA Playoffs. The girls will play Bellwood-Antis on Friday March 8th @ Hollidaysburg High School. Tip off is set for 5:00pm.

A pre-sale of tickets will be held in the H.S. office beginning Tuesday and ending Friday at 12:00pm. Ticket prices are $6.00 for Adults and $3.00 for Students.
**All tickets at the gate are $6.00
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MS History Bee Qualifiers

Congratulations to the Middle School National History Bee (REGIONAL) Qualifiers!! They will compete March 30th at Windber!!! Eleanor Altimus, Cecilia Bean, Laurel Bean, Paige Bennethum, Lukas Betcher, Zack Betcher, Dom Bifano, Jordyn Bobak, Cassandra Boysza, Nicholas Brown, Saarah Bryant, Angelo Campitell, Talia Chippie, Veronica Crum, Michael Curry, Grace Curtis, Parker Flanagan, Travis Fye, Lauryn Gephart, Gage Gindlesperger, Ammon Glass, Jill Haberkorn, Isabella Harris, Emma Hawes, Noah Hrivnak, Logan Hunter, Garrett Kirkwood, Hannah Knappenberger, Logan Lamb, Colin Marx, Jonathan Mattis, William Minahan, Aiden Molnar, Jonah Oyler, Sam Penrod, Taylor Plunkard, Gabe Ramach, Nick Russo, Ryan Russo, John Shuster, Emma Stasiak, Shannon Tokarsky, Jacob Vargo, Lakin Williams, Luke Woodley, Mrs. Blackburn
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Congratulations to the Elementary History Bee Qualifiers: (left to right)
Back row - Lulwa Bryant, Mayson Oyler, Aubree McClain, Marco Flori, Mrs. Hershberger (coach), Dylan O-Roark, Lena Bennethum
Front row - Logan Lysinger, Adeline Miller, Heath Miller, Dylan Woodruff, Cole Mash, Olivia Stasick
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Regional PA Media and Design Competition at GJCTC

Congratulations to the following students for placing in the REgional PA Media and Design Competition at GJCTC on Thursday, February 28th.
Parker Flanagan - 1st place, Graphic Design
Gabe Ramach and Andrew Minahan- 3rd place Graphic Design
Ariana Hill, Hailey Dzurko, and Layla Gray- 1st place Digital Movie
Cecilia Bean, Saarah Bryant, and Gracie Crum- 2nd place Graphic Design
Gabi Klingenberg- 3rd place Graphic Design
Talia Chippie and Veronica Crum- 2nd place Digital Movie

The following students have qualified for the State PA Media and Design Competition at Dickinson College in May for their 1st place at the Regional meet:
Parker Flanagan, Layla Gray, Hailey Dzurko and Ariana Hill
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On Saturday, February 16th, the Middle School Math Counts competition was held at UPJ. Our team consisted of Garrett Page, Jonah Oyler, William Minahan, Shannon Tokarsky, and Owen Prince. 12 schools competed with a total of 92 middle school students. Owen Prince placed 5th and Shannon Tokarsky placed 10th place! This is a fantastic accomplishment competing against the best of the best math students from schools in our tri-county area. They all did a great job!
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