Those interested in forming a Mock Trial team, there will be a meeting in Mr. Woolery’s room during Plus Period on Tuesday, November 14 and after school Wednesday the November 15.

Are you a writer? Do you write poetry or short stories.  Are you an artist or photographer? If so, share your talents with others by submitting to Scratchpad, Ames His literary and art publication.  Locate the plastic bins in your English classrooms and leave a story, poem, photograph or artwork.  Make sure you identify yourself. Your will will be considered for publication in next spring’s Scratchpad.  See Mr. Woolery or a Scratchpad board member with any questions.

Tickets are now on sale for the Madrigal Dinner.   The dates for the dinners are Nov. 30, Dec. 1 and Dec. 2 at 6:30 p.m.  Tickets are $28 each.  Please contact Peggy Dieter for tickets and more information: or 817-0600 Ext. 2238.

 Auditions for AHS Musical “Babes in Arms” will be Tuesday, Nov. 14.  If you are interested in auditioning, please see Mrs. Dieter in the Vocal Music Room for audition materials and details.

The Ames High Senior Senate is holding its semi-annual blood drive on Friday, November 10 from 8:00-2:00. Pre-registration will be through Thursday, November 9 in the front lobby of the school. Parents and community members are welcome to donate by signing up online at .

The Little Cyclones Spirit Webstore is now open. Order your Little Cyclone apparel at This winter’s inventory includes fan favorites as well as sweatshirts and spirit wear perfect for a long, cold season. Pay by credit card and have your order shipped directly to your home or school. The Webstore will close on November 15, so do not delay! Contact Jessica at 515-558-6059 or with questions.



The following college representatives will be in Student Services this week.  Please see Mrs. Evans if you need a pass to visit with these college representatives.

Tuesday Nov. 7 – IA. Central – 1PM

Thursday Nov. 9 – Indian Hills Community College – 1PM