SPORTS PHYSICALS FOR SPRING
Platinum Chiropractic will administer Sports Physicals to Ames High Student-Athletes in the Athletic Training Room on February 22 from 6 to 8 p.m. The cost is $30 at the time of the physical. Platinum Chiropractic will donate a significant portion of the proceeds to the Ames High Booster Club. All student-athletes are required to pass a sports physical in order to compete in interscholastic sports.
ACT/SAT PREP CLASS
The deadline to sign up for the ACT/SAT Prep Class is Wednesday, February 21.
For more information and to sign up, please contact Abby Evans in Student Services.
AP EXAM REGISTRATION
Registration for AP exams will begin on Monday February 19 and will run through March 5. The cost per exam is $94. Preferred payment for the exam is a check made out to Ames High School. Late registration will not be accepted. Once the tests are ordered from College Board, there will be no refunds.
WINTER CHORAL CONCERT
The Ames High School Choirs will present the annual Winter Choral Concert at 7:30 PM, Monday, February 19th, in the AHS Auditorium. The concert will feature the Freshmen Chorus, Concert Choir and Concert Chorale. The choirs are under the direction of Peggy Dieter and Sonia Johnson. Admission is $3.00 for students, $5.00 for adults and $10.00 maximum for a family.
Congratulations to the Boys Swim Team!!!!! This was the 82nd year of Boys State Swimming in Iowa. The last time Ames High Boys won state was 1982, thats 36 years ago! The Boys Swimming team scored in 10 of 11 events.
The 200 Medley Relay team of Ethan Johnson, Dalton Lillibridge, Misho Mahrous and Nick Matthews won state and set a new school record with an All-American time.
Dalton Lillibridge had two Runner-Up finishes in the 100 Butterfly and 100 Breaststroke, setting a new school record.
The 200 Freestyle Relay team of James Bentley, Philip Ma, Soma Szabo and Nick Matthews also set a new school record.
The meet came down to the last race and the boys delivered with a Runner-Up finish in the 400 Freestyle Relay!
AHS SPIRIT WEAR
Get your new Little Cyclone apparel for the Spring Season from the Little Cyclones Spirit Webstore—now open through March 7. Order your threads at https://sk.four51ordercloud.
Dance Marathon is February 24th at 7:30 PM. Last year we raised over $15,000 for the kids! This year we are hoping to raise $16,000. Please consider donating. All proceeds go to Iowa Children’s Miracle Network Hospital which supports children who are battling life threatening illnesses. To donate, click on the link below, click “support me,” then click on the amount you would like to donate. Thank You! Click here to donate. #ForTheKids
If the link doesn’t work, the full URL is: https://events.dancemarathon.
BACCALAUREATE HELP NEEDED
***URGENT PLEA*** for parent volunteers for the Class of 2018 Baccalaureate committee. We are in need of committee chairs, a treasurer, and committee members to help with the program and publicity. If you can possibly help, please contact last year’s co-chair, Lea Lippolis (email@example.com) or this year’s Music Chair, Karen Paxton (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Baccalaureate Mission Statement: Baccalaureate is a service that is inclusive of all religions. It is a time for graduates and families to reflect upon their spiritual heritage, being thoughtful of beliefs and practices of others.
ACTIVITIES AT A GLANCE
Friday, February 16
AHS Blood Drive – 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM – Ames High School
BBB 9/10/V v Ft. Dodge 4:45/6/7:45PM – Ames High School
Saturday, February 17
GBB V Regional TBD @ CF 7 PM – Cedar Falls High School Sunday, February 18
BBB Banquet – 5:30 PM – Ames High School
Monday, February 19
BBB V vs Ankeny 7 PM (Sub-state)
Winter Choral Concert 7:30 PM – Ames High School
Tuesday, February 20
GBB V Regional TBA February 20 (all day)
AHS Band Solo & Ensemble Prelim Contest 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM – Ames High School
Thursday, February 22
AHS Solo & Duet Prelims 7:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Ames High School
Sports Physicals for Spring/Summer Athletes 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Friday, February 23
BBB V Substate #2 TBA (all day)
Sunday, February 25
WR Banquet – 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM – Ames High School