Auditions for the fall play, Radium Girls, will be held next Thursday and Friday, September 5th and 6th, after school in Mr. Schmidt’s room 225.  These will be cold read auditions from the script.

The Ames High School Jazz Band is having auditions for any 10-12 grade student that plays drumset, bass, guitar or piano. If you are interested in auditioning for jazz band please email Mr. Gardner or stop by the band office for more information.

A college representative from Vanderbilt University will be in Student Services on Wednesday, September 4, during second lunch (12:45 to 1:25 PM). Please see Mrs. Monroe if you need a pass to visit with this college representative.

This year we will be recognizing a Cyclone Senior of the Month.  Staff will nominate senior students for their outstanding leadership and positive influence on our school and our community.  For September we had three students nominated.  Victoria Kyverga was nominated by Josh Gorman for her outstanding leadership in helping 9th grade students transition to AHS.  Victoria helped start the AMS MAT program that helps 8th graders with transitioning to AHS.  Simone Wesely was nominated by Jean Muhammad and Lindsay Wede for her outstanding support of the 9th grade students during the first days of school and for her inclusiveness of bringing people together.  Our third nominee is Cooper Downs.  Cooper was nominated by Eric Bappe and Ian Smith.  Both staff members praised Cooper for his positive leadership skills on the football field and in the classroom.  Congratulations Victoria, Simone, and Cooper.  An extra congratulations to Victoria for having her name drawn for the Senior Cyclone Parking Spot of the Month.