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Monday June 3, 2019

If your student did not turn in his/her computer, charger and computer bag, please have them do so on Monday, June 3.

APEX SUMMER MAKE-UP

Parents, if your student failed a 2nd semester English, Math, Social Studies or Science course they can have the opportunity to make-up the credit this summer. Contact Mr. Ben Matthies at ben.matthies@ames.k12.ia.us for more details.

SEMESTER GRADES

2nd semester grades will be posted on the portal Monday, June 10.

REGISTRATION MATERIALS

Please complete all required forms that were sent home in the registration packets and return by June 30. Fees will be processed after July 1, 2019.

AHS SUMMER OFFICE HOURS

Monday -Thursday

7:30 – 11:00 AM, 12:00 – 3:30 PM

Friday

7:30 – 11:30 AM

Office will be closed Thursday, July 4th and Friday, July 5th.

 

ACTIVITIES AT A GLANCE

Friday, May 31

Softball-9/JV/V vs Newton 4:15/6/7:30 PM

Baseball- V at DSM North 3:30 PM

Saturday, June 1

Baseball-V vs Lewis Central 1 PM

Daily Notes will return in August ! Have an Amazing Summer ! 

 

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Friday May 31, 2019

STUDENT COMPUTERS

If your student did not turn in his/her computer, charger and computer bag, please have them do so on Monday, June 3.

APEX SUMMER MAKE-UP

Parents, if your student failed a 2nd semester English, Math, Social Studies or Science course they can have the opportunity to make-up the credit this summer. Contact Mr. Ben Matthies at ben.matthies@ames.k12.ia.us for more details.

SEMESTER GRADES

2nd semester grades will be posted on the portal Monday, June 10.

REGISTRATION MATERIALS

Please complete all required forms that were sent home in the registration packets and return by June 30. Fees will be processed after July 1, 2019.

AHS SUMMER OFFICE HOURS

Monday -Thursday

7:30 – 11:00 AM, 12:00 – 3:30 PM

Friday

7:30 – 11:30 AM

Office will be closed Thursday, July 4th and Friday, July 5th.

 

ACTIVITIES AT A GLANCE

Friday, May 31

Softball-9/JV/V vs Newton 4:15/6/7:30 PM

Baseball- V at DSM North 3:30 PM

Saturday, June 1

Baseball-V vs Lewis Central 1 PM

 

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Friday May 31, 2019

Last Day of Finals – End of 4th Quarter 

All students must turn in their laptop, case, and chargers this week after you are finished with finals. Laptops must be cleaned before turning in. There will be a cleaning station available. This can be done between test, and also before and after school. Also students, remember to empty out your lockers!

During Finals students only need to be in attendance when they have a scheduled exam. If you don’t have a final, you may leave the building. Students staying on campus, must be in a quiet study area in the Media Center or cafeteria, but not in the hallways.

Copies of the 2019 Scratch Pad publication are now on sale in the main lobby. Pick up a copy to see the amazing art and writing produced by Ames High School students!

Third day: Friday, 31, 2019

Period 7                      8:00 AM      9:30 AM

Period 8                      9:45 AM    11:15 AM

Lunch                        11:15 AM    11:45 PM

Make-up period         11:45 PM     1:15 PM

Daily Notes Will Resume in August !  

 

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Thursday 30, 2019

DAILY NOTES

During Finals students only need to be in attendance when they have a scheduled exam. If you don’t have a final, you may leave the building. Students staying on campus, must be in a quiet study area in the Media Center or cafeteria, but not in the hallways.

Copies of the 2019 Scratch Pad publication are now on sale in the main lobby. Pick up a copy to see the amazing art and writing produced by Ames High School students!

All students must turn in their laptop, case, and chargers this week after you are finished with finals. Laptops must be cleaned before turning in. There will be a cleaning station available. This can be done between test, and also before and after school. Also students, remember to empty out your lockers!

Student Ambassadors is a community service organization that helps with New Student Orientation in the fall and assists new students throughout the year. If you’d like to be a student ambassador for the 2019-2020 school year, please pick up an application in Student Services. Applications are due back in Student Services no later than Tuesday. If you have any further questions, contact Akshata Gandhe or Anika Slowing. 

Finals Schedule 

Second day: Thursday, May 30, 2019

Period 4                      8:00 AM       9:30 AM

Period 5                      9:45 AM     11:15 AM

Lunch                       11:15 AM     12:15 PM

Periods 6                  12:15 PM       1:45 PM

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Wednesday, May 29, 2019

DAILY NOTES

During Finals students only need to be in attendance when they have a scheduled exam. If you don’t have a final, you may leave the building. Students staying on campus, must be in a quiet study area in the Media Center or cafeteria, but not in the hallways.

Copies of the 2019 Scratch Pad publication are now on sale in the main lobby. Pick up a copy to see the amazing art and writing produced by Ames High School students!

All students must turn in their laptop, case, and chargers this week after you are finished with finals. Laptops must be cleaned before turning in. There will be a cleaning station available. This can be done between test, and also before and after school. Also students, remember to empty out your lockers!

Student Ambassadors is a community service organization that helps with New Student Orientation in the fall and assists new students throughout the year. If you’d like to be a student ambassador for the 2019-2020 school year, please pick up an application in Student Services. Applications are due back in Student Services no later than Tuesday. If you have any further questions, contact Akshata Gandhe or Anika Slowing. 

Finals Schedule 

First day: Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Period 1                      8:00 AM       9:30 AM

Period 2                      9:45 AM     11:15 AM

Lunch                       11:15 AM     12:15 PM

Periods 3                  12:15 PM       1:45 PM

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Tuesday, May 27, 2019

DAILY NOTES

During Finals students only need to be in attendance when they have a scheduled exam. If you don’t have a final, you may leave the building. Students staying on campus, must be in a quiet study area in the Media Center or cafeteria, but not in the hallways. 

Copies of the 2019 Scratch Pad publication are now on sale in the main lobby. Pick up a copy to see the amazing art and writing produced by Ames High School students!

 All students must turn in their laptop, case, and chargers this week after you are finished with finals. Laptops must be cleaned before turning in. There will be a cleaning station available. This can be done between test, and also before and after school. Also students, remember to empty out your lockers! 

Student Ambassadors is a community service organization that helps with New Student Orientation in the fall and assists new students throughout the year. If you’d like to be a student ambassador for the 2019-2020 school year, please pick up an application in Student Services. Applications are due back in Student Services no later than Tuesday. If you have any further questions, contact Akshata Gandhe or Anika Slowing. 

Finals Schedule 

First day: Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Period 1                      8:00 AM       9:30 AM

Period 2                      9:45 AM     11:15 AM

Lunch                       11:15 AM     12:15 PM

Periods 3                  12:15 PM       1:45 PM

Second day: Thursday, May 30, 2019

Period 4                      8:00 AM       9:30 AM

Period 5                      9:45 AM     11:15 AM

Lunch                       11:15 AM     12:15 PM

Periods 6                  12:15 PM       1:45 PM

Third day: Friday, 31, 2019

Period 7                      8:00 AM      9:30 AM

Period 8                      9:45 AM    11:15 AM

Lunch                        11:15 AM    11:45 PM

Make-up period         11:45 PM     1:15 PM

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Friday, May 24, 2019

DAILY NOTES

All students must turn in their laptop, case, and chargers next week after you are finished with finals. Laptops must be cleaned before turning in. There will be a cleaning station available. This can be done between test, and also before and after school.

 Student Ambassadors is a community service organization that helps with New Student Orientation in the fall and assists new students throughout the year. If you’d like to be a student ambassador for the 2019-2020 school year, please pick up an application in Student Services. Applications are due back in Student Services no later than Tuesday, May 28. If you have any further questions, contact Akshata Gandhe or Anika Slowing.  

The end of the school year is fast approaching and all students must empty their locker. Please remember to get this task done by next Friday.

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Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Watch the last SHOUT video for this school year today!

Senior laptop turn-in is today. All seniors must turn in the laptop, case & charger by 3:30 pm to avoid the over $700 full assessment fine. Laptops must be cleaned before turning in. There will be a cleaning station available.

Seniors, buy your picnic ticket today to enjoy Jimmy Johns lunch, Kona Ice, Inflatable Laser tag, and Inflatable Obstacle Course. Tickets are only $5 in the main lobby or in ROOM 26. Rain or shine. The picnic is tomorrow from 11:00-1:00 at Inis Grove Park – Walnut Shelter (enter parking lot from Duff Ave).

Baccalaureate is tonight at 7 pm in the AHS auditorium. Prelude begins at 6:30, seniors attending need to arrive by 6:15 in the hallway at the bottom of the stairs next to the auditorium.

Applications to be a Student Ambassador for the 2019/2020 school year are still available in Student Services. New AND current ambassadors must fill out the application if they would like to participate next year. Please return applications to Student Services by Wednesday, May 22nd.

All students must turn in their laptop, case, and chargers next week after you are finished with finals. Laptops must be cleaned before turning in. There will be a cleaning station available. This can be done between test, and also before and after school.

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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

DAILY NOTES 

Students, course sign-up for the 2019-2020 school year has been extended to 10 PM Tuesday.

Boys Cross Country meeting today, right after school in Mooney’s room.

Baccalaureate is tomorrow at 7 pm in the AHS auditorium. Prelude begins at 6:30, seniors attending need to arrive by 6:15 in the hallway at the bottom of the stairs next to the auditorium.

Any 9th through 11th grade girl that would like to participate in Cross Country next fall, there will be an informational meeting on summer running and expectations for our upcoming season today after school in room B-9. 

Senior laptop turn-in day is Wednesday. All seniors must turn in the laptop, case & charger by 3:30 pm to avoid the over $700 full assessment fine. Laptops must be cleaned before turning in. There will be a cleaning station available.

 Applications to be a Student Ambassador for the 2019/2020 school year are still available in Student Services. New AND current ambassadors must fill out the application if they would like to participate next year. Please return applications to Student Services by Wednesday, May 22nd.

Senior Picnic Details: Thursday, May 23 from 11:00-1:00 at Inis Grove Park – Walnut Shelter (enter parking lot from Duff Ave). $5 for a light lunch  (Jimmy Johns, chips, cookie, drink), Kona Ice, Inflatable Laser tag, and Inflatable Obstacle Course. Purchase your ticket in the main lobby or ROOM 26. Rain or shine.

See Mrs. Micalone in room 26 with questions.

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Monday May 20, 2019

During Finals on May 29-31, students only need to be in attendance when they have a scheduled exam. If they don’t have a final, they may leave the building. If students stay on campus, they must be in a quiet study area in the Media Center or cafeteria, but not in the hallways. Buses will run their normal times in the morning and pick students up to return home at 1:45 PM on Wednesday and Thursday, and at 11:45 AM on Friday giving students time to pick up a quick lunch. 

 

LAPTOP RETURN

Senior laptop turn-in day is Wednesday, May 22. All seniors must turn in their laptop, case and chargers. All items must be turned in by 3:20 PM to avoid the over $700 full assessment fine. Laptops must be cleaned before turning in. There will be a cleaning station available. All other students will turn in their laptop, case and chargers during finals week.

STUDENT LOCKERS

Seniors need to clean out their lockers by the end of the day Wednesday, May 22. Students in grades 9 through 11 need to have their lockers emptied by the end of the day on May 31st. Anything left behind will be donated.

 

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