First Day of School - Wednesday, August 22, 2018
Playoffs: Congrats to softball and baseball teams. Softball advanced to the 3rd round while baseball moved on to play in the 2nd round in playoffs.
Teachers in the Limelight
District UIL Winners - March 24
Accounting - 2nd place Team
Current Issues & Events - 3rd place team
Editorial Writing - 2nd Nathan Gonzalez
Feature Writing - 3rd Nathan Gonzalez
6th - Sarah Blankenship
Headline Writing - 1st Sarah Blankenship
Calculator Applications - 5th place team
Mathematics - 4th place team
News Writing - 4th Sarah Blankenship
5th - Nathan Gonzalez
2nd place Journalism team
Informative Speaking - 6th Jane Anne Carroll
Lincoln Douglas Debate - 4th MaKayne Favor
Persuasive Speaking - 4th MaKayne Favor
Poetry - 4th Ninenia McBride
Ready Writing - 1st Israel Yolou
Spelling & Vocabulary - 4th place team
- The Gallimaufry, Vol 10, will be going to press in a few weeks. Over 500 submissions were sent in for consideration in this year’s journal, over twice the number of last year’s journal (220), which was nearly twice the number of the year before (120).
- The students of the Creative Writing class entered the Abilene Writer’s Guild annual contest. Students competed in the adult level competition against writers from across the United States.
Amanda Cooper - second place in the “Memoir/Nostalgia” category with “A Guide to Modern Nostalgia”.
Lauren Schaeffer - honorable mention in “Unrhymed Poetry” with her poem, “Fireflies”.
Congratulations to the Class of 2018 Mr. & Miss AHS Nominees.
College & Vaccines
ATTENTION SENIORS, AND ALL STUDENTS APPLYING FOR COLLEGE, DUAL CREDITS OR HOLLAND:
YOU MAY NEED SOME VACCINES. IF YOU ARE UNCLEAR, PLEASE SEE ONE OF THE NURSES FOR INFORMATION AND A COPY OF YOUR VACCINE RECORD.