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Articles from February 2015

Ames Middle School Science Bowl Team earns regional championship

Students front row, L-R: Andres Cordoba , seventh grade; Brennan Seymour, eighth grade; Hannah Huang, seventh grade; Fergal Hennessy, sixth grade; Ketty Nguyen, sixth grade. Coach Reichert, second row, R.

AMES–Ames Middle School’s Science Bowl team took first place out of 24 Iowa schools Saturday, Feb. 21,  to become the Iowa Regional Science Bowl Champions.

The team, with representatives each middle school grade level, and their coach, eighth grade science teacher Collin Reichert, have earned an all expense paid trip to visit Washington, DC at the end of April to compete at the national level.

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Daily Notes

Thursday, February 19, 2015

The last day to sign up to take a class for a contract grade with a pass/fail option is Tuesday, Feb. 24. If you are in a full-year course, you must obtain a pass/fail contract for each semester.

All boys interested in playing soccer this spring need to attend a short meeting today after school at 3:15 p.m. in the Athletic video room.

ACT/SAT prep class begins on March 2, taught by Mr. Webb and Mrs. Engelkes. See Mrs. Ward in Student Services for a registration form. The cost is $35, and preferred payment for the class is a check made out to Ames High School.

National Honor Society applications are available in the main office or on the high school website. Due to Mrs. Schmaltz by Tues, March 10.

Attention Seniors: many new scholarships have been posted on the Family Connections website.  Most of the deadlines are March 26.  Please see Student Services if you need more information.

Senior Senate will be holding its semi-annual blood drive on Friday, February 27 from 8:00-2:00.  You can register this week and next week in the front lobby. This is a great opportunity to help save a life…so please, take time and donate!!

Schedule for   Home Room and 30 min assembly

Warning Bell 0:05 9:10 AM
Period 1 0:28 9:15 AM 9:43 AM
Period 2 0:28 9:48 AM 10:16 AM
Homeroom 0:10 10:21 AM 10:31 AM
Period 3 0:28 10:36 AM 11:04 AM
Period 4 0:28 11:09 AM 11:37 AM
Period 5/ 1st Lunch 0:38 11:37 AM 12:15 PM
mat Class 0:30 12:15 PM 12:45 PM
Class 0:30 11:42 AM 12:12 PM
Last Lunch 0:38 12:12 PM 12:50 PM
Period 6 0:33 12:50 PM 1:23 PM
Assembly 0:30 1:28 PM 1:58 PM
Period 7 0:28 2:04 PM 2:32 PM
Period 8 0:28 2:37 PM 3:05 PM

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