1-8 Period Day

CAUSE will be hosting a documentary night this Friday from 7-9 pm at the Multi-Purpose Room. This will be a chance to learn about the science behind climate change and its intersections, as well as gain extra credit for science classes. Bring your friends, we can’t wait to see you!

Next week semester exams will be given over three days, Tuesday, January 11th through Thursday, January 13th.  Buses will run their normal times in the morning, and pick students up at 1:50 PM on Tuesday, January 11th and Wednesday January 12th. Thursday, January 13th buses will pick up students at 11:45 AM. Thank you and we look forward to a great end to the semester. 

Semester Exam Schedule 

  • Tuesday, January 11th periods 1, 2 and 3
  • Wednesday, January 12th periods 4, 5 and 6
  • Thursday, January 13th periods 7, 8 and make up period ( prior arrangement made with teacher).

See the Finals Bell Schedule

No School Friday, January 14 and Monday, January 17th

Juniors and Seniors: There are 95 of you who earned the Ames High Academic Award and have not picked up your letter or pin. Please stop by Student Services soon.

Students, if you need access to the Cafeteria or the Main Office when the gate is down, please use the door inside student services. The door is clearly marked with a yellow sign. Please do not walk through student services and the administrative offices to get to the Main Office.

Raising Readers in Story County is seeking volunteer tutors to promote literacy skills for kindergarten through fourth-grade students. Sessions run from the weeks of January 31st to April 25th. To sign up for tutoring, talk to Mr. Gorman. If you have questions, contact Jerri Heid.

Scratch Pad submissions are due Friday, March 4. You have 8 more weeks to submit any art, photography, poetry, or short narrative pieces to this year’s publication. Email submissions to ahsscratchpad@ames.k12.ia.us.

Juniors! Are you interested in planning the BEST PROM EVER? We will begin planning for Prom 2022 in the second semester, and anyone in the junior class is welcome to help. Please fill out the interest form to express your interest. You will be contacted at a later date about the first prom meeting. Please contact Mrs. Zeiss in room 229 if you have any questions. 

Today’s lunch is Cheese Stuffed Breadsticks, Marinara Sauce and Seasoned Peas.