On February 7, 2017, several students and sponsors will be traveling to Waco to participate in TSTC’s Challenger Learning Center on their campus in Waco
Good morning, ATEMS. Today is Thursday, January 18.
We are on Study Hall schedule today due to the “frigid, Arctic weather” conditions. Mr. Monroe’s room will be open during both lunches as an auxiliary eating room.
ATEMS Robotics VEX teams will meet after school until 4:30 every day this week. See Mr. Haney if you have any questions.
The Hispanic Leadership Council is hosting its annual Planning for College Seminar on January 27, 2018 from 8:00-2:00. They have sponsored this seminar for over twenty years and have had thousands of students and parents attend from Abilene and the Region 14 area. The seminar is free and open to all sophomores, juniors, and seniors. There will be sessions about college admissions, financial aid, and scholarship search. Various college representatives from different colleges and universities will be on hand as well as employers from various different industries. Lunch will be provided, and two lucky students will win a laptop. To register, click on the link in the daily announcements: http://www.acu.edu/hlccollegeseminar
If you would like to purchase an ATEMS Robotics t-shirt, stop by the engineering lab to pick up an order form. Any student can purchase a shirt for $7. The shirts are lime green with the ATEMS robotics logo (see below) printed in navy blue.All orders and money must be turned in to Mrs. Stanley by Tuesday, January 23rd.
ATEMS PTO is hosting Game Knight 3 on Friday, January 19 from 5:30-9:00. Both board games and electronic games will be available for your enjoyment. You must purchase your tickets no later than 1:00 p.m. on Friday, January 19. Tickets are $5.00. You can make payments at lunch or at the front desk. If you have a parent who would volunteer to help sponsor the event, please have him/her contact Mr. Olvera. The PTO is still in need of sponsors. Also, if your parents would be willing to donate food or drink items, please have them contact Mr. Olvera.
Seniors must submit all community service hours to Mrs. Gonzales no later than Wednesday, January 31 in order to receive a cord for graduation. As a reminder to all students, ATEMS students are required to complete ten community service hours a year and submit the form to Mrs. Gonzales. We encourage you to complete more than ten hours of service a year, but you must remember that service hours do not carry over from year to year. Students should complete ten hours of service each year. If you have any questions about this, ask your advisory teacher.
We need a few more people for the UIL Current Events team, if you are interested, please come to Mrs. Bunton’s room today during Blue Lunch.
Students, please return your Federal Impact Surveys to Mrs. Luna.
Conference Activities /Service Project
Flag Football Tournament - Saturday, September 30
3x3 Basketball Tournament - Saturday, February 17
Paint Fest-September 26, 4:00-5:00
Paramount Movie Night-Spring (TBD when Paramount releases 2018 movies)
Fairway Park - April 20, 6:00-8:00
Sonic Volleyball Night - Tuesday - October 10th, 6:00 - 8:00
Primetime Bowling - Tuesday - March 6th, 6:00-8:00
The Walk to End Alzheimer's - Saturday, September 16
Mission Thanksgiving-November 17, 4:00-6:00
Hope Mommies 5K, April 21st TBD