The Faculty Prom

While our current Juniors and Seniors look forward to an opportunity to get dressed up for the prom, the Tussey Mountain Faculty decided to look back in time. This is a time without cell phones, photo previews, filters, and above all the ability to edit.

A Freshman’s Concerns during Social Distancing

By: Colton Bishop Since March 13 the Tussey Mountain students have been dealing with not seeing their friends, riding the bus, driving to school, and being at practice for their spring sport. Dealing with self distancing can be hard, knowing that you want to go out and spend […]

Covid-19 Affects Athletes

By: Colton Bishop As a student, when I first heard about the Covid 19 I didn’t think much of it as a student, but now I’m learning more about it day by day and it’s a big deal. As a student athlete it’s not the thing that I […]

A Splash of Color on Autism Awareness Day

 By: Alivia Melius Melissa Madzy paints a colorful picture for Autism Awareness as her 2020 shirt sales exceeded past years. Each year, Madzy, a Life Skills teacher at Tussey Mountain, sells t-shirts for Autism Awareness Day. Proceeds raised from the fundraiser goes towards resources for the Life Skills […]

It’s Time to be Heard about Your Internet Connectivity

The current COVID-19 Pandemic has highlighted the need in the Tussey Mountain School District for adequate internet access.  Residents and businesses now have a way to let officials know the region’s need. In 2019, Southern Alleghenies Planning and Development Commission (SAP&DC) was awarded a grant to coordinate a […]

A Message from Dr. Shoemake about the Stay-at-Home Order

Dear Parents/Guardians, Governor Wolf has ordered the state locked down to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. Since schools were closed on March 13th, we have been preparing for this possibility. We passed out over 200 Chromebooks and our teachers have been working hard to provide all of […]

A Student Perspective on Online Learning

By: Maranda Mutzabaugh  Tussey Mountain Junior/Senior High School deals with Quarantine by having online classes so students can stay in  contact with their teachers and friends but also stay updated on their school work.  Tussey Mountain Freshmen Kevin States says “I’ve been working on our family farm trying […]

Tussey Students in Quarantine

By: Chloe Ritchey During this uncertain time, everyone is experiencing something different, including the students at Tussey Mountain High School. While in quarantine some students like sixth grader Michael Ritchey  spend their time playing games on their phones. However, other students like ninth grader  Estelle Miller have been […]

Titans Settle in to Online Learning

By: Alivia Melius On Mar. 25, Tussey Mountain opened online courses through Canvas. Governor Tom Wolf announced on March 23 that schools across Pennsylvania should extend their closure until at least Apr. 6 due to the Coronavirus outbreak. The district announced on Monday that they would be providing […]