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Altoona Area High School Q-SITE Vision & Values Statements

Vision Statement
The vision of the Altoona Area High School Q-SITE Council for the 21st century is to provide the opportunity for faculty, staff, parents and community to develop, through communication, a sense of ownership, spirit, and pride in the school. Not only must students be prepared academically; they must be nurtured with a sense of cultural awareness which includes an appreciation of the arts, of tolerance, of diversity, and the community.

Value Statement
The AAHS Q-SITE Council believes that the Altoona Area High School will:

  • Create life-long learners.
  • Develop independent learning skills.
  • Foster Mt. Lion Pride and school spirit.
  • Encourage the use of communication skills that promote understanding.
  • Encourage community ownership in the school and its mission.
  • Advocate positive and meaningful educational experiences for all students.
  • Promote excellence in academics, the arts, athletics and life skills.
  • Encourage the development of problem-solving skills.
  • Encourage the development of students' technological competencies to better prepare them to meet the demands of a changing world.
  • Strengthen and nurture the development of self-esteem.

Contact Information
If you are interested in being a member of the AAHS Q-SITE committee and/or in volunteering in various capacities at our school, please contact Mrs. Season Consiglio the Q-SITE Chairperson.