Sheph documentary night is tonight in the multi-purpose room. There will be Apush extra credit.
Sign your club, sport, class or friend group up to participate in the 3rd Annual Ames High Trunk or Treat event held on Wednesday, Oct. 23rd from 5:30-7:30. Decorate a trunk of a vehicle, dress up in costumes and hand out non-candy treats to the kids. Sign up sheet is located on the outside of Mrs. Hales door, room #105.
Registration for AP exams begins on Monday, Oct. 14 and will run through Oct. 28. The cost per exam is $94. Sign up for the exams in Student Services, preferred payment for the exam is a check made out to Ames High School and is due at the time of registration. Late registration may not be accepted. Once the tests are ordered from College Board, there will be no full refunds.
If you are taking the PSAT test on Wednesday, October 16, please find your testing room assignments posted outside student services. Report to your testing room by 9:20AM as the test starts at 9:30AM. If you arrive once the test has started, you will not be allowed to take the test per College Board. Cell phones, electronic devices, backpacks and snacks and drinks are not allowed. You may bring a calculator. Also bring sharpened no. 2 pencils but DO NOT bring mechanical pencils. Please see Ms. DiBlasi with questions.
Any student who is registered to take the PSAT on Wednesday, October 16, can pick up a Student Guide which includes practice tests in student services.
Tuesday, October 15th is the last day to sign up to take a class for a contract grade with a pass/fail option.
Today is International Day of the Girl. Girl Up will also have displays set up before and after school in the lobby, and during both lunches in the cafeteria, for students to learn about the campaign’s new storytelling initiative: #AmplifyHER.
All boys interested in Co-ed Drill Team, please attend a meeting next Monday on October 14th at 8pm in the Spirit Room. We look forward to seeing you there. Practices are on Monday’s at 8pm. Email Coach Buss if you have any questions.
Interested in becoming an Ames High Winter Cheerleader?! The winter cheer season runs November-February and tryouts are coming up soon!
Practice Option #1 Sunday, Oct. 13th 1-3pm Spirit Room
Practice Option #2 Wednesday, Oct. 16th 7-9pm Spirit Room
Tryouts: Saturday, Oct. 19th 2-4pm Spirit Room
You only need to attend 1 practice to be eligible to tryout. The same material will be taught on both days. Contact Coach Logan for a link to the tryout packet.
A college representative from Marshalltown Community will have a table by the cafeteria today during both lunches.