Today's Announcements

Friday, August 28, 2015

JH Announcements
Jr. High Hallway - Keeping Items out of the hall:

Jr. High Students are reminded to use the hooks provided on the walls along with their lockers for hanging their athletic bags, book bags, lunch boxes, coats, or anything extra that cannot fit into their lockers. Students are NOT to put items on the floor.

HS Sports Announcements
08-24-08/28 HSVB Woodland Tournament
o Advance Vs Bell City @ 5:00, Woodland Vs Saxony @ 6:00, The third and fourth games will be played at 7:00 and the Championship game will be at 8:00
8/29 Malden JV Tourn, bus time 7AM
9/1 HSVB vs. Scott City (H) 6PM
9/3 HSVB vs. Oak Ridge (A) 6PM, bus time 4:25
9/4 HSVB vs. Oran (H) 6PM

8/28 A+ scholarship meeting w/ Mrs. Kight in the band room
8/28 Jr. BETA meeting in Mrs. Simmers room

FFA Dues are $20 this year get them to Mr. Raines ASAP. Anyone that is enrolled in Ag class this year, or has had an Ag class in the past may join.
FCA officer/helper applications are in the high school office if you are interested. Please turn them back in to the HS office once completed.
FBLA dues are $15.00. Turn dues in to Mrs. Dirnberger by September 18th.
Mrs. Minton has a few extra yearbooks for sale.
Miss AHS candidates meet Mrs. Minton at the Methodist Church at 9:45 for pictures before the parade starts on Labor Day
Senior BETA Club dues are $40 for new members, $20 for returning members. Please turn in your membership dues to Mrs. Harrison by Friday, Sept. 11th.
The Southeast Mo Regional College and Vocational School Fair is scheduled for Monday, October 19 , from 12:30-2:30pm at the Student Recreation Center-North.
FCCLA dues are $15.00 and are due by Monday September 28th!
Friday, we will have the Senior & Kindergarteners meet for the Senior Buddies this year!!! Seniors will meet Ms. Noyes in the HS Lobby during advisory on Friday, August 28th. This is for any senior who wants to participate in this group.

Congratulations to the 2015-16 Miss AHS candidates: 9th grade Myah Townsend, 10th grade Leah Ballin, 11th grade Katie Khourie, 12th Molly Wiseman

Counselor Notes
STUDENTS-Class schedule changes are finished for this semester. The next opportunity to discuss changes in class schedules will be in December

SENIORS-Applications are now being accepted for the Wendys High School Heisman Scholarship Program. Applicants must have at least a B average and participate in at least one school-sponsored sport. Visit for details on how to apply. Deadline to apply is October 2nd.

JUNIORS- The PSAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test will be given on October 14th. The cost of the test is $15. The 2015 PSAT/NMSQT is the qualifying test students must take to enter the National Merit Scholarship Program and compete for recognition and college scholarships to be awarded in 2017. See Mrs. Harrison for more information.

STUDENTS-The deadline to register for the September 12th ACT test is August 21st. We are in the late registration period. Cost of the test is $39.50. A $25 late fee will also be required to register for the September ACT test. The deadline to register for the October 24th ACT test is September 12th. Juniors & Seniors who are eligible to receive free/reduced lunches may use a fee waiver to register. Only 2 fee waivers are allowed per student. See Mrs. Harrison for more information. Students can register online at

The US Navy recruiter will be here to do a lunchroom visit on September 3rd.

SENIORS-Applications are now available in the counselors office for the SEMO Electric Cooperative Scholarship. Deadline to apply is February 1, 2016.

JUNIORS-Applications are now available in the counselors office for the SEMO Electric Cooperative Youth Tour. The Youth Tour is a one week leadership building trip to Washington, D.C. for select high school Juniors across the State of Missouri. Deadline to apply is February 1, 2016.

SOPHOMORES-Applications are now available in the counselors office for the SEMO Electric Cooperative CYCLE Tour. The CYCLE Tour is a three-day trip to Jefferson City for select high school sophomores across the State of Missouri. Deadline to apply is February 1, 2016

The Southeast Missouri Regional College and Vocational School Fair will be held on Monday, October 19th at the Student Recreation Center-North on the campus of Southeast MO State University in Cape Girardeau. Seniors get first choice to sign up and then Juniors will be allowed to sign up for the college fair, if room is available. Students that want to attend must sign the list on the bulletin board outside the counselors office. You must also get a permission form from Mrs. Harrison. Deadline to return permission forms is September 25th.