Principal's Message

Welcome to the William P. Kimmel Alternative School Website. We hope this site provides you with the information that you are looking for in regards to our school.

Our mission is to provide and expand educational opportunities for your children in the spirit of the late William P. Kimmel (past Altoona Area School Board Member and President.) We recognize that we must meet the needs of a diverse population by creating opportunitites to motivate our students while providing assistance to our students in need. It is imperative that our students learn in a safe, progressive academic environment based on respect, discipline and accountability. The outstanding and dedicated faculty and staff welcomes you to participate in your child's education.

We need you to encourage your children to attend school each day with a positive attitude and openness to learn. Our students will only reach their fullest potential when we all work together. We look forward to your support for our school and your children as we continue to strive to make their experience at William P. Kimmel Alternative School positive and constructive.

Feel Free to contact me with concerns or questions.

David M. Bufalini