LOCATION CHANGE FOR BOY’S BASKETBALL
Due to Caucuses being held at Ames High school on Monday, February 1st our Basketball games will be held at Ames Middle school.
WINTER ASSEMBLY FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 5
Schedule for Friday, Feb. 5
Warning Bell 0:05 7:45 AM
Period 1 0:39 7:50 AM 8:29 AM
Period 2 0:39 8:34 AM 9:13 AM
Period 3 0:39 9:18 AM 9:57 AM
Period 4 0:39 10:02 AM 10:41 AM
Period 5/ 1st lunch 0:38 10:41 AM 11:19 AM
Class0:3911:19 AM11:58 AM
Class0:3910:46 AM11:25 AM
last lunch0:3811:25 AM12:03 PM
Period 6 0:39 12:03 PM 12:42 PM
HR 0:05 12:47 PM 12:52 PM
Assembly 0:40 12:57 PM 1:37 PM
Period 7 0:39 1:42 PM 2:21 PM
Period 8 0:39 2:26 PM 3:05 PM
2016-17 CLASS SIGN UP
Next week students will be signing up online for their 2016-17 Ames High Classes. Grades 9, 10 and 11 will receive information in homeroom Wednesday (2/3) concerning signing up for classes. Course selection is due the following Thursday (2/11).
You can go to the AHS homepage – enter www.ames.k12.ia.us and then click on Ames High School. There you will find a link to the 2016-17 Registration Book. Click on it and it will take you to a link for Online Course Registration Information.
PRESIDENTIAL SCHOLARS PROGRAM
Congratulations to the following seniors who have been selected as candidates for the United States Presidential Scholars Program:
Daniel Andreotti, Hannah Hartmann, Caleb Litster, Isabel McLeod, Jessica Rehmann, Kerry Strum, Ben Sulzberger and Alvin Tan.
LARGE GROUP SPEECH CONTEST
Saturday, January 23, thirty-two students from Ames High School participated in the District Large Group Speech Contest at Ballard High School in Huxley. Students who received I ratings will advance to the state contest at Waukee High School on February 6. They are Isaiah Riker, Justin Wigdahl, and Spencer Campbell in Group Improvisation and Group Mime; Hannah Wigdahl, Joshua Gartin, Lauryn Berger, and Natalie Bretey in Musical Theater; Ali Sandler, Clara Mikovec, Joey Bingham, Lucas Berg, Morgan Mulford, Olivia Leslie, and Thomas Garrett in One-Act Play; Clae Riker, Hannah Wigdahl, Lauryn Berger, Libby Grunenwald, and Natalie Bretey in Group Improvisation; Carly Watson, Katie Fukushima, Nicole Kelly, and Rachel Junck in TV News; and Aubrey Litster, Jacob Peters, and Joshua Gartin in Group Improvisation. Student who received II ratings include Kijun Kim, Brayden Bergum, Brendon Groat, Claire Lorenz, Dillon Tate, and Mia Lorenz in Short Film; Jack Heikens and Max Ennes in Group Improvisation; and Amber Mohmand and Teresa Pelter in Ensemble Acting.
We want to thank all of the parents who supported us and drove students to the contest, and special thanks to John Berg who transported the set for the play. We also want to thank Stan Rabe and ACTORS for allowing us to rehearse on their stage and provided a couch for the play. The groups are coached by Judy Anderson, Becky Riker, Connie Ringlee, and Chuck Ripley.
AMES HIGH SCHOOL WINTER MUSICAL
Tickets are on sale in the AHS main office for the Ames High School Drama and Music Departments winter musical “BYE BYE BIRDIE” to be held Friday and Saturday, February 5 and 6 at 7:30 pm and Sunday February 7 at 2:00 pm in the Ames High Auditorium. Adults, 9th grade and older are $10.00 and Students, 8th grade and below, are $8.00. Passes can be used for Sunday performance only.
ACTIVITIES AT A GLANCE
Friday, Jan. 29
BBB-10/9/V at Ft. Dodge 4:45/6/7:45 pm
GBB-JV/V/9 at Ft Dodge 4:45/6/7:45 pm
WR-V at SE Polk CIML 4 pm
Saturday, Jan. 30
GBB-JV/V vs Cedar Falls 3:30/5 pm
Monday, Feb. 1
BBB- 9A/9B vs Marshalltown 6/7:30 pm
JV vs Marshalltown 7 pm
Tuesday, Feb. 2
BBB 10/9/V at Centennial 4:45/6/7:45 pm
GBB JV/V/9 at Centennial 4:45/6/7:45 pm
WR JV/V vs Ft. Dodge 6:30 pm
Thursday, Feb. 4
WR- JV at Marshalltown 5:00 pm
Friday, Feb. 5
Winter Musical 7:30 p.m. AHS Auditorium
BBB- 10/V vs Mason City 4:45/7:45 pm
GBB-JV/V vs Mason City 4:45/6 pm
Saturday, Feb. 6
Winter Musical 7:30 p.m. AHS Auditorium
Sunday, Feb. 7
Winter Musical 2 p.m. AHS Auditorium – student activity tickets excepted for this performance