11:15 AM - 1:00 PM Cap & Gown Orders (Last)
SENIORS: CAP & GOWN ORDERS THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 4
Balfour will be on campus for the last time Thursday, February 4, to take cap and gown orders. The $86.11 payment is due when placing your order (includes tax and handling). Checks, cash, and debit/credit cards are accepted by Balfour. Make check out to Balfour. The price will increase sometime in February, and the order will have to be placed online after February 4. (See your January Senior Newsletter for online instructions.)
Traditional Seniors 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Lunchroom
Remote/Virtual Seniors 12:15 - 1:00 p.m. Main Office Air Lock
PROGRESS REPORTS FEBRUARY 3, 2021
Progress Reports for Traditional students will be distributed on Wednesday, February 3, in Connect. Report Cards for Virtual students will be placed in the mail.
AHS ACT Testing Saturday, February 6, 2021
655 U.S. Highway 31, North
Athens, AL 35611
Parking: North parking lot
Come in the student entrance to check in.
TRADITIONAL STUDENTS REQUESTING REMOTE LEARNING AFTER
JANUARY 6, 2021:
This Remote-Traditional Request form must be submitted to Dr. Debbie Elmore (Grades 11-12) or Mrs. Gia Russell (Grades 9-10).
If a remote student is interested in returning to traditional learning, the next available opportunity will be at the end of the nine weeks in March 2021. Students should fill out the Remote-Traditional Request form and submit it to the appropriate administrator.
Then proceed to Step 2:
Step 2- Parking Permits Click Here = $20.00 (must have to drive and park on campus)
Important: Fill out your complete mailing address. Zip code is not sufficient to mail the permit.
Students may purchase a 2021 yearbook for $65. You may now purchase a yearbook online at the AHS website by credit or debit. Go to our online payment system where you pay for Class Fees and purchase our yearbook under the General Services tab OR bring the $65 payment (cash or check) to Ms. L. Carter in room A1164. If paying by check, checks should be made payable to Athens High School. Be sure the check has a current telelphone number on it. Students should come before or after school, between classes, or during Connect. Please do not interrupt class.
Yearbooks are usually shipped to AHS in September. An announcement will be posted on this website and put in the morning announcements when they arrive.
New Athens High School Executive Principal We are pleased to announce that Mr. Willie Moore has been named the Executive Principal of AHS effective December 9, 2020. Mr. Moore brings more than 26 years of experience in education. Mr. Moore’s educational background includes a Bachelor’s degree in Special Education from The University of Alabama and a Master’s degree in Educational Leadership from Alabama State University. Congratulations! Click here to learn more about Mr. Moore.
Parent-Student PowerUP 2020 Agreement Click here for the Parent-Student Power UP 2020 Device Agreement
Our New Devices Have Arrived!Student Device Distribution Instructions & Fees - November 4, 2020We are excited to announce that our new devices for our PowerUp refresh have finally arrived, and we will begin distributing to our students tomorrow morning and will continue through Friday. This only applies to our traditional students right now, as we will be handling our remote students at a later date. We will send information regarding REMOTE students soon.In order for students to receive their new IPAD starting tomorrow the following steps will need to be completed:1. All parents/legal guardians must complete the following survey for each student:
Note: Students will not be issued a device unless a parent/guardian has completed the Parent/Student Device Power Up Agreement online form and payment has been received.2. On the day of distribution students will bring the fee payment. Acceptable forms of payment include:
- Check (payable to Athens City Schools)
- Printed receipt from online payment from the following link ACS Online Payment Site3. Students then will process through the management steps at the school and will then be able to begin using their IPAD at school and home.
Reminder of Fees will be as follows:
Mandatory - Device Protection Plan Fee to be Paid by Student/Parent/Guardian of students in grades 6-12 at AMS and AHS and students in grades K-12 at ARS*
Non-Refundable Per School Year Fee
Free/Reduced Lunch Fee
Applies to students currently qualified for free/reduced lunches
Multiple Child Fee
Applies to parents/guardians with multiple children enrolled in Athens Renaissance, Athens Middle or Athens High who do not qualify for free/reduced lunches.
*Payment plans may be established if needed prior to receipt of the device. Parents should contact the school office regarding this process. These fees are required per academic year.
AHS ACT FEBRUARY 6, 2021
Students taking the ACT should park in the north parking lot (LOT D) and come in the student entrance. Participants should wear mask and arrive by 7:45 a.m.
You will find attached below our Athens High School Athletics Expectations form for attendance at an any athletic event. This form is designed with the AHSAA requirements and our current State orders in mind. Please review before attending an AHS sporting event.
How to Verify or Update Your Contact Information
Teacher of the Year Finalist!
We are super excited to share that AHS's Angela Pettus is a FINALIST for Alabama Teacher of the Year! Mrs. Pettus's passion for her students, her school, and the #oneathens community has been making difference for many years. We couldn't be more proud! Congratulations!