Ambridge Area School District

901 Duss Avenue, Ambridge PA 15003 | 724.266.2833


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Senior High School

909 Duss Avenue, Ambridge, PA 15003 | 724.266.2833 | f. 724-266-5056
Principal, Ms. Janice Zupsic x2287 | Assistant Principal, Mr. John Booher x2479

Students that had perfect attendance for the 2016-2017 school year were recognized at a brunch on May 4, 2017.  Congratulations to our students for their accomplishment!

Left to Right: Miranda D’Antoni, Amanda Hare, Benjamin Loftus, Noelle Streiff


Congratulations to the following inductees for the 2016-2017 school year!
Left to Right:
Noelle Streiff, Amanda Hare (2 year member), Benjamin Loftus, Caroline Chalupiak


Congratulations to Dmytri Rakovan for winning 1st runner up for Mr. Beaver County and a $500 scholarship! His escort was Addie Kowal.

March HS

Congratulations to the following students!

9th Grade Student of the Month
Michelina Mecchia

10th Grade Student of the Month
Jacob Miles

11th Grade Student of the Month
Rachel Pawlawski

12th Grade Student of the Month
Tyus Airhart

9th Grade Extra Effort
Haley Thompson

10th Grade Extra Effort
Erick Smith

11th Grade Extra Effort
Coltin Barker

12th Grade Extra Effort
Will Dugan


The musical Beauty and the Beast was performed at the Ambridge Area Highschool from Thursday, March 9 to Sunday, March 12.  Main roles in the musical were played by Megan Huey, Dmytri Rakovan, and Ryan Mikush, as well as many others.  View the rest of the article to see the entire cast list, as well as some additional pictures from the play taken by Alan Freed from the Ambridge Connection.

Read more: Beauty and the Beast

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Congratulations to the February Student of the Month and Extra Effort Award Winners!
Student of the month
9th Cade Grable
10th Riley Sas
11th Miranda D'Antoni
12th Tom Caton

Extra Effort
9th Charish Jones
10th Jenna head
11th Daniel Elliott
12th Sanatha Yorke

Dmytri Rakovan was one of approximately 60 college and high school students that had the opportunity to sing with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Student Chorale with guest conductor Jack Everly in the presentation of Broadway Standing Ovations. The stage tunes from musicals included Oklahoma!, Camelot, South Pacific, West Side Story, Les Miserables and Phantom of the Opera. Dmytri was excited to be given such a wonderful opportunity to perform with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra and Student Chorale Director, Christine Hestwood. 


Independent Swimmers Tony Kraus, Senior & Sarah Doncevic, Freshmen  will be representing Ambridge School district  in Mid Western Athletic Conference Swim Championships ( M.A.C)   at Moon High School on Saturday, Feb. 11 at 10 am.

 The M.A.C. swimming and diving championship include schools/ teams from the Western Pa  that are  just west and northwest of Pittsburgh.  Kraus will be competing in the boys 200 Yard IM ( seed time 2:07.35)  and  boys 100 yard breaststroke ( seed time 1:05.73).  Doncevic will be competing in the girls 100 yard backstroke ( seed time 1:04.49.)

Both swimmers qualified  WPIAL Swimming Championship at  that will University of Pittsburgh Trees Pool on Thursday, March 2, 2017 and Friday, March 3, 2017.

For more information, click here.


Congratulations to the January Student of the Month and Extra Effort award winners!

Student of the month:
9th Haley Racioppo
10th Leuca Hanish
11th Dimitri Niaros
12th Lizzy Sterling

Extra Effort
9th Grant Scheidemantle
10th Tommy Holcomb
11th Michael Mellor
12th Julianna Detrick


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