Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Sunday, September 2, 2018
The Austin Area Educational Alumni Association has purchased a bench in memory of former school superintendent Russell Hofer Jr. Mr. Hofer was the superintendent of the Austin Area School District from 1965 - 1981. The bench is located to the left of the doors entering the front of the school building.
|Russell Hofer Jr.|
Saturday, August 11, 2018
A very special thanks to Luther Jones of Sweet Valley, Pennsylvania for graciously adopting our school and donating brand new backpacks to every child in our district (PreK-12).
🐾 The backpacks will be available to pick up at the school on Thursday, August 16th at the modified Back to School Night from 6-8📖
Tuesday, August 7, 2018
|Bob is a life member of VFW Post 7810, Austin, Pennsylvania|
Today, Tuesday, August 7th, 2018, is Purple Heart Day. Purple Heart Day is held annually on August 7th, paying tribute to General George Washington's creation of the Badge of Military Merit established on August 7, 1782 to honor soldiers and non-commissioned officers
READ MORE online at The Military Order of the Purple Heart by Clicking HERE.
|Note the Purple Heart Badge on left side of baseball cap|
|Proudly Displaying his U.S. Army Uniform|
|Pictures of Bob in Vietnam|
|Robert Hunsinger Jr, 1968, Republic of Viet Nam|
Bob is a 1967 graduate of the Austin High School, Austin, Pennsylvania.
Thank you very much for your service Bob. It is sincerely appreciated.
Wednesday, August 1, 2018
Clark Lerch joined the VFW in 1952
Many friends, relatives and VFW members were present at the Post Home on Costello Avenue, Austin, Pennsylvania, Sunday, July 29, 2018, when Post 7810 of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and it's Auxiliary presented Clark Lerch with a plaque inscribed with sincere gratitude and appreciation for his many years of service.
Clark is a WWII and Korean War Veteran.
He joined the VFW in 1952 and has served in positions of authority and responsibility ever since.
Monday, July 23, 2018
Superintendent Rees and Jerry Sasala had alternated as the school's principal and superintendent for a number of years prior to her leaving the school district to assume the position as Executive Director of the Potter County Education Council.
Mr. Sasala had recently retired from the Austin Area School District.
Superintendent Rees is a 1987 graduate of the Austin Area School District, Austin, Pennsylvania. She earned a B.S. degree in Psychology from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and also holds M.ed degrees in School Counseling from Penn State University and Curriculum and Instruction from Gannon University, Erie, Pennsylvania. Superintendent Rees obtained the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Principal Certification from Edinboro University of Pennsylvania.
She will receive a salary of $90,000.00 per year.