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Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017

Attention all I-Ball players – it’s time to get your squad ready and sign up the 2017-18 season. Sign-up sheets are located in the athletic office and are due back by Dec. 14 at 3:30 p.m.. Please make sure to include all team members and shirt designs on the sign-up. Reminder if you are out for a winter sport you can not participate in IBALL – this includes cheer and drill teams.”

Thought For The Day – Three things in human life are important.  The first is to be kind.  The second is to be kind.  And the third is to be kind.    Henry James

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Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017

Attention all I-Ball players – it’s time to get your squad ready and sign up the 2017-18 season. Sign-up sheets are located in the athletic office and are due back by Dec. 14 at 3:30 p.m.. Please make sure to include all team members and shirt designs on the sign-up. Reminder if you are out for a winter sport you can not participate in IBALL – this includes cheer and drill teams.”

 Thought For The Day – How you make others feel about themselves, tells a lot about you. – Unknown

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Monday December 4, 2017

AHS Winter Cheer is having a Pizza Ranch fundraiser on Monday, Dec. 4th! Varsity Cheerleaders will be working as the servers/bussers for the evening. Come and enjoy supper from 5-9pm, and all tips will be given back to AHS Winter Cheer!

AHS Band Jazz Concert
Tonight @ Ames High 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM 
 
Quote of the Day :
If you don’t have time to do it right, when will you have time to do it over?
John Wooden

 
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Friday, Dec. 1, 2017

Looking for a job? The Story County Job Listings is now available in your Family Connection document library.

AHS Drill Team will compete throughout the day on Dec. 1 at the State competition held at Wells Fargo Arena and Hy-Vee Hall.

Hey, don’t forget about Fashion Show Club.   We will be meeting during Plus Period in Mrs. V’s room.   
The Winter Cheer Team is having a fundraiser at Pizza Ranch on Monday, Dec. 4th!   The Varsity squad will be working and the tips they earn go straight to supporting the team.   It starts at 5pm and goes to 9 pm.   If you take a picture of the donation card posted in the display case by the old office and show to the cashier, Pizza Ranch will donate an extra $2 to our account!  

 Thought For The Day – “Be the change you wish to see in the world.” – Gandi

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Thursday, November 30, 2017

Looking for a job? The Story County Job Listings is now available in your Family Connection document library.

Calling All Fashionistas!  Please sign-up for Fashion Show Club today!   The first meeting will be Friday during Plus Period in Mrs. V’s room. We will be designing “Ugly Sweaters” and handing out design templates for the spring show. It’s gonna be fun, so hope to see you there.

Hey All, Ames High Winter Cheer is having a Pizza Ranch fundraiser on Monday, Dec. 4th The Varsity Cheerleaders will be working as the servers and bussers for the evening, and any tips they get will go straight to the Winter Cheer team.    It starts at 5pmand goes to 9 pm, so don’t be late.   You get to enjoy your supper while you watch your friends toil away at work.   After you’ve eaten your fill,  please remember to leave a big tip which will go to a good cause.  

Also, if you take a picture of the donation card posted in the display case by the old office and show to the cashier. Pizza Ranch will donate an extra $2 to our account!  Bring your family, and thank you for supporting the winter cheerleaders!

AHS Drill Team will compete throughout the day on Dec. 1 at the State competition held at Wells Fargo Arena and Hy-Vee Hall.” 

Quote for the Day:
When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor. –  Elon Musk 

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Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017

Looking for a job? The Story County Job Listings is now available in your Family Connection document library.

Calling All Fashionistas!  Please sign-up for Fashion Show Club today!   The first meeting will be Friday during Plus Period in Mrs. V’s room. We will be designing “Ugly Sweaters” and handing out design templates for the spring show. It’s gonna be fun, so hope to see you there.

Hey All, Ames High Winter Cheer is having a Pizza Ranch fundraiser on Monday, Dec. 4th The Varsity Cheerleaders will be working as the servers and bussers for the evening, and any tips they get will go straight to the Winter Cheer team.    It starts at 5pm and goes to 9 pm, so don’t be late.   You get to enjoy your supper while you watch your friends toil away at work.   After you’ve eaten your fill,  please remember to leave a big tip which will go to a good cause.  

Also, if you take a picture of the donation card posted in the display case by the old office and show to the cashier. Pizza Ranch will donate an extra $2 to our account!  Bring your family, and thank you for supporting the winter cheerleaders!

AHS Drill Team will compete throughout the day on Dec. 1 at the State competition held at Wells Fargo Arena and Hy-Vee Hall.” 

Thought For The Day – “Strong people are made by opposition like kites that go up against the wind.” – Frank Harris

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Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2017

Looking for a job? The Story County Job Listings is now available in your Family Connection document library.

Thought For The Day – “I am a strong woman with or without this other person, with or without this job, and with or without these tight pants.”

Queen Latifah

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Monday, Nov. 27, 2017

Welcome back!    I trust you all had a nice break.   Here are the announcements for today.

Thought For The Day – “A really strong woman accepts the war she went through and is ennobled by her scars.”  Carly Simpson

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Wednesday November. 22nd

Thanksgiving Break – There will be no classes on Thursday, November 23 and Friday, November 24 due to the observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday.   

NOTE    Wednesday will be an early dismissal, with no late start.   Please see the schedule below for details.

WEDNESDAY NOV. 22nd SCHEDULE – NO LATE START.

Wednesday 11.22.17 -Day before Thanksgiving

1:15 dismissal

Warning Bell 0:05 7:45 AM

Period 1 0:32 7:50 AM 8:22 AM

Period 2 0:34 8:27 AM 9:01 AM

Period 3 0:32 9:06 AM 9:38 AM

Period 4 0:32 9:43 AM 10:15 AM

Period 5 / 1st Lunch

0:38 10:15 AM 10:53 AM

Class 0:33 10:53 AM 11:26 AM

Class 0:33 10:20 AM 10:53 AM

Last Lunch

0:38 10:53 AM 11:31 AM

 

Period 6 0:32 11:31 AM 12:03 PM

Period 7 0:31 12:08 PM 12:39 PM

Period 8 0:31 12:44 PM 1:15 PM

MADRIGAL DINNER

Tickets are now on sale.  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: peggy.dieter@ames.k12.ia.us or 817-0600 Ext. 2238.

 SENIOR PICTURES FOR YEARBOOK

Senior Pictures are due by January 16th. Senior pictures should be vertical, color, head and shoulder shots with no props. Pictures will be printed at 2″ X 2.5″  Please email your high resolution image (300 dpi or greater) to yearbook@ames.k12.ia.us .

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Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017

Students, please be aware that tomorrow 1st period starts at 7:50 and school will dismiss at 1:15 for Thanksgiving vacation.

Please remember to get to school on time.   


Thought For The Day – Nobody can make you feel inferior without your consent.  Eleanor Roosevelt

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