Taking the “Pressure” Out of Peer Pressure

Students, Counselors, and Administration Work to Build an All-Inclusive Sense of Unity at State High

When you think of peer pressure, you might picture a bully convincing another student to try drugs or alcohol, or a student being persuaded to cheat on an exam. While these examples of negative peer influence do occur in today’s school communities (including at SCASD), the leading form of peer pressure is the pressure to achieve academically and/or in extracurricular activities.

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“Hola” to the Sights and Sounds of New Cultures

Spanish Club Gives Students Access to Native Speakers, Travel, and More

It isn’t every day that Americans get to participate in a World Cup soccer tournament, but that’s just what members of State High’s Spanish Club did. With club members staging their very own World Cup on the soccer fields of State High, and battling against the Latin Club students, a fun competition was had by all.

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Get Your Personalized Memorial Field Brick

“Pave It Forward”: Support Memorial Field, The Heart of State College

You have a chance to become part of State College history. You can help to pave the way for the future of Memorial Field, by purchasing an inscribed brick to be laid into the west-side walkway to Memorial Field. Your donations to “Pave It Forward” will fund future improvements to Memorial Field, the 4,000-seat outdoor venue for State College Area School District Athletics. 

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