State College Area High School

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

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The State College High School Natatorium is currently seeking lifeguards for employment.  Daytime lifeguard needed from 8:00 am – 3:30pm from December 2014 through March 2015.  Before and after school, as well as Saturday hours are also available.  Hourly pay of $9.54/hr. Click here for more information.

Counselors are trying to schedule a testing session for the military ASVAB exam. This exam is offered to 10th-12th grade students as a career investigation tool.  Testing is tentatively scheduled for December 11, 2014 from 9am-12noon in the North Bldg. We will need to have a minimum of 10 students register to hold the test here. Please sign up in the South or North Counseling Office by Nov 25.

Do you need Community Service? Volunteers are needed to work at the Christmas Market at the Lemont Granary. The event takes place on Friday, December 5 and Saturday, December 6. Please sign up in the North Counseling Office by November 25.   They also need musician volunteers. Bring your instruments and relaxing music.  Folk, jazz, reggae, blue grass, etc – theme appropriate please. Sign up by Nov 15 in the North Counseling Office to help them out by playing 30 minutes to one hour segments on Friday, Dec 5 from 5 – 9pm or Saturday, Dec 6 between 9:30 – 4pm.

The next Fitness Center Pre-Certification Class will be held Tuesday, Dec 2- Monday Dec 8 from 4-5pm in the Southside Fitness Center. Please stop by the fitness center for more information.

Do you need community services hours? Horizon Hospice is looking for volunTEENs. VolunTEENs do a variety of services for the hospice from assisting the staff, playing Bingo with residents, writing letters to residents, crafts, answering the phones. VolunTEENs must be willing to commit to 25 volunteer hours per year, complete simple training, get a 2-step TB test and have reliable transportation. If interested contact Sara at 814-946-5017. The North Counseling Office has more information.
Underclassmen - If you would like to travel and study abroad, check out the U.S. State Department's scholarships for American high schools students to study in other countries. Seniors should also check out this site for a current list of national scholarships and information.

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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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