If you feel your family may qualify for free and/or reduced meals, please take a moment to complete the Free and Reduced Lunch Application. Families must re-apply each school year to potentially receive this benefit. Only one application is necessary per family. Click here to apply and see if you qualify!
WiFi on the Go is a new program offered to parents of students and all employees in Athens City Schools. Partnering with T-Mobile, LeanStream is able to make portable hotspot devices available to employees and parents of students at a special cost and offers unlimited data and internet with no data throttling or deprioritization. Learn more now!
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM AHS vs. Madison Academy/Away
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM AHS vs. Hartselle/Home
4:15 PM - 5:15 PM AHS vs. Decatur/Away
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM AHS vs. St. John Paul II/Home
AHS STORM SHELTER will be open to the public on Saturday, December 9, if a tornado watch is issued for Limestone County. The shelter will close at the conclusion of the tornado watch.
SHELTER RULES (STRICTLY ENFORCED)
-No firearms or weapons permitted.
-No smoking or vaping allowed.
-No alcoholic beverages or drugs allowed.
-No pets allowed, with the exception of Certified Service Animals (registration documents are required).
-Children must be supervised at all times.
-Be respectful of others.
-The Shelter will close at the conclusion of the tornado watch.
The entrance to the shelter is on the southeast side of the building (the side nearest Pryor Street). The entrance door faces east and enters directly into the shelter. Learn more at www.acs-k12.org/shelter
EVENT TIME CHANGE The Athens High School Concert Band invites you to enjoy the sounds of the season! The Christmas Spectacular will be held on Saturday, December 9 at 4:00 PM (please note new time) in the APAC/AHS Performing Arts Center. Admission is free. Please bring a toy for the Lincoln-Bridgeforth Park Annual Toy Drive.
TALON TALK Welcome to Talon Talk, the new monthly news segment by Athens High School Administration. Take a listen as our Counselors and Career Coach discuss College Application Week. The Class of 2024 had the opportunity to apply to over sixty colleges and universities in Alabama and surrounding states who waived application fees during this annual event. What an exciting time for our Seniors as they plan for the future!
Talon Talk College App Week 2023 by Athens City Schools
TALON TALK Welcome to Talon Talk, the new monthly news segment by Athens High School Administration. Take a listen as some of our Athens High School faculty and staff share the special Alumni perspective related to Athens High School Homecoming! This special week includes parades, football, floats, pep rallies and more! We truly hope you catch and share that Golden Eagle spirit of community, connections, and traditions. Learn more at acs-k12.org/homecoming
TALON TALK Welcome to Talon Talk, the new monthly news segment by Executive Principal Willie Moore, Associate Principal Gia Russel, and Assistant Principals Carla F. Parker and Michael Holt. Talon Talk will feature interviews, information and activities related to Athens High School.
CONGRATS TO MR. MOORE The Council for Leaders in Alabama Schools (CLAS) recently selected Willie Moore, Athens High School Executive Principal, to serve on the esteemed CLAS Board of Directors. In the Alabama Association of Secondary School Principals (AASSP) Director role on the CLAS Board, Mr. Moore will contribute to the development and implementation of innovative programs, resources, and initiatives to help shape the future of educational leadership. We are so proud of Mr. Moore for being selected to join this distinguished group of educational leaders who are dedicated to advancing excellence in leadership and public education in Alabama.
Homecoming Court representatives will be recognized and a Queen will be crowned at half-time at the Homecoming Game on Friday, September 22.
Freshman Attendants: Rayne Brewer & Aubree Lagunas
Sophomore Attendants: Miracle Cain & Keily Figueroa
Junior Attendants: Annie Lovvorn & Jaylina Ridgle
Senior Attendants: KaTrina Wiggins, Catherine Johnstone & Denise Salgado
TRAFFIC FLOW 2023-2024
SUPPLY LIST For the first day, you will need paper, pencils, TI-30 Scientific Calculator, binders and dividers for organizing and/or notebooks with pockets.
Individual teachers may request additional items on the first day of each semester.
The first day of school for school year 2023 - 2024: Wednesday, August 9, 2023.
yearbooks 2021 and 2022
The May 2021 and May 2022 yearbooks have arrived. If you have already graduated and purchased one, come to the 12th Grade Attendance Office to sign the list and pick up yours!