Student Artwork Featured in Museum Exhibit The artwork of ten Portage Elementary students will be on display at the Cambria County Community Arts Center Until May 23rd. (More)
Free Concussion Testing The UPMC Altoona Foundation and UPMC Concussion Program are sponsoring FREE Baseline Concussion Testing for student athletes in Blair County, Cambria County as well as surrounding communities. Testing will occur during June and July. Click here for more information for ages 10+ and here for ages 7-9.
Making and Breaking Records
Congratulations to the Boys Varsity Track team and Lauren Shaffer. The Boys team was awarded first place in the WestPAC Conference. This is the first time the Boys team has won this title. Lauren Shaffer broke a 40-year-old record for the 1600-meter event. The original record was set by Terry Miller, pictured with Lauren.
High School Clothing Drive The Interact Club in conjunction with the Guidance Department are collecting gently used clothing items, on an ongoing basis, to stock our Care Clothing Closet for the upcoming school year. More
Free 2 in 1 Smoke/Cabron Monoxide Alarms
The Portage Volunteer Fire Company has received a very generous donation from a local business for 90 dual purpose smoke/carbon monoxide alarms. These are to be given out to our community free of charge for any household that does not currently have a working alarm and is experiencing financial difficulties making them unable to put this life-saving tool in their home. Please message us for details, or call 814-736-4626 if you are in need. This will be limited to one alarm per inquiry and first come, first served.
ATOMS Recharged The Appalachia Intermediate Unit 08 is now accepting applications for the summer ATOMS Recharged Program. Online Registration is now open for students completing grades 2-8. For more information, including campus and classes offered, please visit www.iu08.org/atoms.
2019-20 Financial Aid Planning PHEAA has created a video with some helpful tips for financial aid planning. Click here to see the video.
Understanding 2018 PSAT/NMSQT Results Follow the link provided to view a Parent Tutorial for better understanding 2018 PSAT/NMSQT results. (Tutorial)