Happy Valentines Day,   

If you suspect you may be getting a special delivery today, you need to stop in the main office and see if it has arrived.    We will not be calling students out of class to get their surprises, but we may put your name on the monitors, so check that between classes.

Reminder: The deadline for contracting for a grade-pass/fail is March 6. Get a form from your counselor if interested. This option needs to be renewed each semester.

KURE 88.5  broadcasting radio station is holding an Open House this Monday, February 18th for students interested in broadcasting opportunities.   Please see Mr. Anderson in Student Services for further information.

Registration for AP exams starts Monday, February 18 and runs through March 4.   Cost per exam is $94. Preferred payment is a check made out to Ames High School and delivered  Student Services by the student taking the test, not the parents of students who forget their check at home.     Late registration may not be accepted. Once the tests are ordered from College Board, there will be no full refunds.

Any current sophomore or junior with a GPA of 3.4+ can  apply for

National Honor Society.   Applications are online or in the main office.  Deadline is Friday, March 8th at 3:05 PM. Any questions…. See Ms. C in room 229.

To learn more about the biggest youth water organization in the world, come join Key Club today for a presentation by the Thirst Project!  Sign up under Mrs. Gillette’s name for plus period. The meeting is in Mr. Sullivan’s room, rm 121.   Hope to see you there!

This Saturday evening is the “It’s Okay With Me”  Dance at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship on Hyland Ave.   Event starts at 7PM and ends at 10PM. All high school students are welcome.  Admission is $5 at the door. All proceeds benefit the Trevor Project.

Team Neutrino will be revealing their new robot after 6 weeks of hard work this Sunday from 6-7pm at the ISU Biorenewables Complex Atrium! If you are interested in learning more about the team and getting involved in robotics,please make sure to come this Sunday from 6-7pm in the Biorenewables Complex Atrium.  More information can be found at our website www.teamneutrino.org.

The Girls Cross Country team is holding a fundraiser at Noodles and Co. on February 19th from 4-8 pm. We are trying to raise money to purchase a new cross country tent. All you need to do is mention that you are here for the AHS Girls Cross Country when you purchase your meal and we will receive 25% of that sale. We hope to see you there!