We were just informed by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation that Yejoo (Esther) Lee, a senior at Ames High, has been added to our list of students earning the distinction of National Merit Semifinalist. She brings our total of National Merit Semifinalists to 15. Congratulations, Esther.
HOMECOMING WEEK BEGINS ON MONDAY, SEPT. 21
Schedule for Monday, Sept. 21 and Friday, Sept. 25, Homecoming Assembly.
Warning Bell 0:05 7:45 AM
Period 1 0:42 7:50 AM 8:32 AM
Period 2 0:44 8:37 AM 9:21 AM
Period 3 0:41 9:26 AM 10:07 AM
Period 4 0:41 10:12 AM 10:53 AM
Period 5/ 1st lunch 0:38 10:53 AM 11:31 AM
Class0:4111:31 AM12:12 PM
Class0:4110:58 AM11:39 AM
last lunch0:3811:39 PM12:17 PM
Period 6 0:41 12:17 PM 12:58 PM
Assembly 0:30 1:03 PM 1:33 PM
Period 7 0:41 1:38 PM 2:19 PM
Period 8 0:41 2:24 PM 3:05 PM
NOTE: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday’s Schedule will be the same as last week.
HOMECOMING 2015 “A NIGHT UNDER THE SPOTLIGHT”
9/21-9/26 WEEK ACTIVITIES
Monday: Twin day, Assembly and Parade(6:30 pm)
Tuesday: Hat Day, donate $1 to Dance Marathon
Wednesday: Pancake Breakfast
Dress as a Character/Celebrity Day
Thursday: Theme shirt day
Movie night at Bandshell at 7:15 pm showing
Friday: Game Day Shirt/School Spirit Day, Coronation Assembly, Football game
Saturday: Dance from 8:30-11:00 pm
HOMECOMING DANCE REMINDERS
Out of school dates must have a signed Guest Request form turned in and approved by Wednesday, Sept. 23 at 3 PM. NO 8th graders.
Bring your school ID to the dance
No admittance after 10 PM
Once a person leaves the dance (goes outside the school building), s/he is not allowed to return.
KEEPING AMES HIGH PARENTS/GUARDIANS INFORMED
See separate email with some of the ways AHS promotes communication between school and home.
There will be a College Fair in Des Moines on September 27 from 12:30 – 3 pm. This will be held in the Iowa Events Center at Hy-Vee Hall. Over 150 Colleges and Career Resource centers will be represented.
The following college representatives will be in Student Services on Thursday, September 24.. Please see Mrs. Ward in Student Services if you need a pass to visit with one of these college representatives.
St. Thomas at 10:45 am and Clay Univ. of Southern Calif. at 12 :30 pm
AMES HIGH SENIOR SENATE BLOOD DRIVE
The Ames High Senior Senate will hold its semi-annual blood drive on Friday, October 9 from 8:00-2:00. Pre-registration will be Thursday, October 3 through Thursday, October 8 in the front lobby of the school. Parents and community members are welcome to donate by signing up online at bloodcenterofiowa.org. Did you know that one-pint of blood can save up to three lives? Just think how many lives we can save!!
ACTIVITIES AT A GLANCE
Friday, Sept. 18
FB-V at Marshalltown 7 pm
FB-9 at Marshalltown 4:45 pm
BGolf-V at Joe August 10 am
B/G CC-Roosevelt Invite at ISU 10 am
VB-V at Ft. Dodge Invite 9 am
VB-JV at Urbandale Invite 8 am
Monday, Sept. 21
BGolf-V at Valley Invite 10 am
BGolf-JV at M-Town 3:30 pm
Homecoming Parade 6:30 pm
Tuesday, Sept. 22
GSwim-JV/V vs Marshalltown 5 pm
VB-9/10/JV/V vs Waukee 5/6:30 pm
Thursday, Sept. 25
FB-9 vs Ankeny 6 pm
FB-10 at Ankeny 6 pm
CC B/G at Indianola 4:30 pm
BGolf-JV/V at SEP
Friday, Sept. 26
FB-V vs Ankeny 7 pm ( Homecoming)
Saturday, Sept. 27
VB-V at Boone Invite 9 am
VB-9 at Johnston Invite 9 am
Homecoming Dance 8:30-11 pm Gym