FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL THURSDAY, AUGUST 23, 2018
Freshmen and new student will begin at 7:50 AM in homeroom.
• All returning 10th, 11th, and 12th graders will report to school at 12:00 PM to homeroom.
Lunch will be available at 11:30 AM.
• 10-12 graders that ride the bus, either ride the bus at the normal morning time or find a ride to
school at noon. Those students that ride the bus at normal AM time will report to the
cafeteria at 7:50.

Schedule for the first day of school Thursday, August 23, 2018
7:50 am 9th grade and new students report to homeroom for Welcome.
Students not assigned a homeroom will report to Student Services.

8:05 am School Tours
8:45 am Follow Schedule – Visit Each Class
11:20 am Cafeteria for Lunch
11:55 am Gym for Assembly (Seating by homeroom)
12:00 pm Returning 10th – 12th Grade Students Report to Homeroom
12:15 pm All School Assembly (Seating by homeroom)
1:05 pm All students follow schedule to each class (see below)
3:05 pm School Dismissed
Warning Bell 0:05 1:05 PM
Period 1 0:10 1:10 PM 1:20 PM
Period 2 0:10 1:25 PM 1:35 PM
Period 3 0:10 1:40 PM 1:50 PM

Period 4 0:10 1:55 PM 2:05 PM
Period 5 0:10 2:10 PM 2:20 PM
Period 6 0:10 2:25 PM 2:35 PM
Period 7 0:10 2:40 PM 2:50 PM
Period 8 0:10 2:55 PM 3:05 PM

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BACK TO SCHOOL NIGHT, Monday, August 27
Back to School Night starts with 1st period at 6:15 PM and will be followed by eight 8-minute
periods. Since Back to School Night usually attracts nearly 1,000 adults, an early arrival will be
helpful.

ALP AND ELP MEETINGS at 5:45 PM
If you are the parent of a child in ALP or ELP, there will be some meetings prior to the Back to
School Night activities.
ALP parents will meet in Rm 18
ELP parents will meet in the Multi-Purpose Room.

REGULAR SCHOOL SCHEDULE
For those of you who are new this year, we have a regular schedule that we follow most
of the time. which includes the late start every Wednesday. We will be following this
regular schedule on Friday, Aug. 24.

M, T, R, F Regular Schedule
Warning Bell 0:05 7:45 AM
Period 1 0:42 7:50 AM 8:32 AM
Period 2 0:44 8:37 AM 9:21 AM
Period 3 0:41 9:26 AM 10:07 AM
Period 4 0:41 10:12 AM 10:53 AM
Period 5/ 1st Lunch 0:38 10:53 AM 11:31 AM
Lunch Class 0:41 11:31 AM 12:12 PM
Class 0:41 10:58 AM 11:39 AM
Last Lunch 0:38 11:39 AM 12:17 PM
Period 6 0:41 12:17 PM 12:58 PM
PLUS 0:30 1:03 PM 1:33 PM
Period 7 0:41 1:38 PM 2:19 PM
Period 8 0:41 2:24 PM 3:05 PM
Wednesday Regular Schedule
Warning Bell 0:05 9:10 AM
Period 1 0:34 9:15 AM 9:49 AM
Period 2 0:34 9:54 AM 10:28 AM
Period 3 0:33 10:33 AM 11:06 AM
Period 4 0:33 11:11 AM 11:44 AM
Period 5/ 1st Lunch 0:38 11:44 AM 12:22 PM
Lunch Class 0:34 12:22 PM 12:56 PM
Class 0:34 11:49 AM 12:23 PM
Last Lunch 0:38 12:23 PM 1:01 PM
Period 6 0:33 1:01 PM 1:34 PM
Homeroom 0:10 1:39 PM 1:49 PM

Period 7 0:33 1:54 PM 2:27 PM
Period 8 0:33 2:32 PM 3:05 PM

ACTIVITIES AT A GLANCE

Thursday, August 23
1st day of School
Volleyball: 10 at Newton 4:30 PM
Volleyball: 9 at Newton 4:30 PM
AHS FB 10 vs Indianola 6 PM
AHS FB 9 at Indianola 6 PM