AHS SPEECH STUDENTS EXCEL AT STATE INDIVIDUAL EVENTS CONTEST
Thirteen students participated in the State Individual Events Speech Contest at North High School in Des Moines, Saturday, March 12. Students who earned I ratings are: Caleb Litster and Elena Andrews in Interpretative Poetry; Libby Grunenwald, Justin Wigdahl and Phillip Ma in Storytelling; Isaiah Riker in Improvisation; Hannah Wigdahl, Lena Menefee-Cook and Isaiah Riker in Acting; Nicole Kelly in Interpretative Prose; and Hannah Wigdahl, Josh Gartin, Natalie Bretey and Justin Wigdahl in Solo Musical Theater.
Carly Watson and Rachel Junck received II ratings in After Dinner Speaking. Teresa Pelzer qualified for the state contest but did not compete.
SIX AMES HIGH STUDENTS ARE CHOSEN FOR ALL-STATE
Six students from Ames High School were chosen to perform at the Individual All State Festival at the University of Northern Iowa on Monday, April 4. They are Caleb Litster and Elena Andrews in Interpretative Poetry, Libby Grunenwald and Justin Wigdahl in Storytellling, Isaiah Riker in Improvisation, and Hannah Wigdahl in Acting. Justin Wigdahl has earned All State honors all four years in Storytelling.
The speech coaches are Becky Riker, Judy Anderson, and Connie Ringlee.
AP TEST TAKERS SAVE THE DATE
All students taking AP tests this spring will need to attend a mandatory pre-registration meeting at 8:00 am on Wednesday, April 13 in the AHS cafeteria. The meeting will hopefully be over by 8:45.
SPRING SPORT PARENT MEETING
Please attend the Spring Sport Parent meeting Thursday March 31, 2016 at 7PM.
B Soccer – Cafeteria
G Soccer – Media Center
G Tennis – Athletic Video Room 123
B Tennis – Room 121
G Golf – Room 103
UPDATED SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION
Seniors, please check the Naviance website for updated scholarship information. See Mrs. Ward if you have any questions. All local scholarships are due Monday by 3:00 PM.
ACTIVITIES AT A GLANCE
Friday, March 25
Thespian Film Festival 7:00 PM
Saturday, March 26
BTR: V Cornell Invite 11:00 AM
GTR: V Cornell Invite 11:00 AM
Tuesday, March 29
BTR: 9/JV/V SEP 4:30 PM
GTR: JV/V Waukee Invite #1 4:00 PM
Thursday, March 31
BTR: JV/V Waukee Early Bird 4:30 PM
Friday, April 1
AHS Fashion Show 7:00 PM
Saturday, April 2
BSC: V Ames Invite TBA