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Thursday October 27th, 2016

posted Oct 27, 2016, 6:07 AM by John Grzenda   [ updated Oct 27, 2016, 6:07 AM ]
Any 7th grade student who qualified for the Big Event on Friday needs to sign up for a movie outside of the teacher's classroom that is showing the movie.  Once all slots are filled you must choose a different movie.  Bring a drink of your chosing and popcorn will be provided.

A representative from Virginia Tech will be here today at 1:00 pm to speak with interested students.

The Spanish Club is selling candy grams for $1.  See Mrs. Hines for an order form and have a candy gram delivered to someone on November 2nd for Day of the Dead.

Picture retakes will be Thursday November 3rd.  You will need to bring $3 for retakes unless you were absent on Picture Day.

Girls Basketball will have Open Gym on today from 3:00 - 4:30 pm in the Old Gym.

National Junior Honor Society candidates should submit your application by Friday.

All overdue library books and fines are due by Friday.  Those who do not settle up will be placed on the Fees Owed List.

"Long live the Colonels" Spanish T-shirts are still on sale.  We have added short sleeve T's for $10.  New deadline is November 4. Order forms are in Mrs. Hines' room, D113.

The National Center for Women and Information Technology Award for Aspiration in Computing application deadline is Monday November 7th.  See Mrs. Hanson for details.

Hotel Transylvania will be shown for dinner and a movie outside on the lawn of the Booker Building this Saturday October 29th.  The lawn opens at 7pm.  Tickets purchased in advance are $5 and include the movie, two slices of pizza, cookies and a drink. Tickets bought at the door are $2 and do not include dinner.

Mrs. Manning will hold a Biology study group in her room every morning before school for any student who would like to review for upcoming tests or who needs additional help.

The Lee-Jackson Educational Foundation Scholarships are now available.  Eighteen scholarships range from $1000.00 to $10,000.00 to be awarded to the best essays in the state.  The application and an essay on General Lee or General Jackson is due to Mr. Gafford by February 1st, 2017.

The Virginia Space Grant Consortium is offering free summer programs that can earn college credit and enhance your education.  You can get a flyer from the counseling office or your science teacher.

Girls on the Run Celebration 5K will be Saturday November 19th at Sweet Briar.  If any AHS student needs community service hours, we have a bus reserved to transport all volunteers.  Sign ups are located on the bulletin board across from Mrs. Watson's room.