Students in grades 9, 10 and 11 are reminded that course requests for next year are due this Friday.

Students and Staff : Please take a few moments to complete the  Superintendent Search: 30 Qualities Survey

Pre-registration for the Student Senate semi-annual blood drive is starting up this Thursday, February 8 through Thursday, February 15 in the front lobby of the school.  The actual  Blood Drive will be on Friday, February 16 from 8:00-2:00.  Parents and community members are welcome to donate by signing up online at bloodcenterofiowa.org . Did you know that one pint of blood can save up to three lives? Just think how many lives we can save!!

Mark your calendar now to attend the AHS Winter Musical: Babes in Arms.   Performances are scheduled for evening of February 9th and 10th at 7:30 pm,  and  2pm on Sunday the 11th.   Tickets are on sale in the main office.     The Admission price is $10 for 9th grade and older, $8 for 8th grade and below.  

The Preseason meetings for Tennis will be held in Athletic Video Room on Feb. 13 (for Boys) and Feb. 15 (for Girls) at 3:15 p.m. Any student interested in tennis is encouraged to attend.

 Attention students interested in going on the Europe Trip in 2019.  There will be an informational meeting on Tuesday, February 13 during Plus Period in Mrs. Sullivan’s room–room 109.  This informational meeting will be an opportunity to ask questions and to see the basic plan for the trip.  Also- remember to sign up for AP European History if you plan to go on the trip. You will also be able to ask questions about the class at this meeting.     

Thought For The Day – “One day our descendants will think it incredible that we paid so much attention to things like the amount of melanin in our skin or the shape of our eyes or our gender instead of the unique identities of each of us as complex human beings.”

—Franklin Thomas, activist, philanthropist, and former president of the Ford Foundation