State College Area High School

Our Mission: To prepare students for lifelong success through excellence in education

Daily Announcements

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Spanish Club will meet Wednesday, March 4, at 3:30 PM in 130 South. Note the room change. Get ready for our annual salsa-making contest. RSVP to Sr. K. or Sr. Gallo required.

Qwixx (kvix) is a new German board game nominated as game of the year in 2013. Come to German Club to try your skill at "Qwixx" and other German board games. We will be meeting after school on Thursday, March 5 in room 104 South. 

ATTENTION COLLEGE BOUND JUNIORS!  All juniors planning on heading to college should take a SAT exam their junior year. The next SAT test of this school year is March 14. The registration deadline is Feb 13 with late registration until March 3 (additional fee is required). You can register online at Paper registration forms and practice booklets are available in the North Counseling Office.  

Juniors and Seniors -- Shippensburg Army ROTC is holding a "Cadet For A Day" on Thursday, April 23. Students will to attend a college class, tour the campus, participate in a Military Science class and Leadership Lab as well as meet ROTC faculty and students. Visit to register.

Applications are now being accepted for Garban Grant-In-Aid for children of full-time Penn State employees. Eligible students must be offered admission as full-time first year students at Penn State, PSU commonwealth campuses, or Penn College of Technology. Details can be found on the Penn State website -- search keyword "Garban Grant." Deadline is April 24, 2015.

 Check out "Scholarship Opportunities" "Summer Programs/Internships" sites on the high school home page under Headlines

News and Highlights

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About Us

State College Area High School
South Building
650 Westerly Parkway
State College, PA 16801
(814) 231-5020
Fax (814) 231-5070
North Building
653 Westerly Parkway
State College, PA 16801
(814) 231-1111
Fax (814) 231-5024
School hours: 8:10 a.m.-3:16 p.m.

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