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!
There is still time to get your brick! The Athens City Schools Foundation invites you to share in the legacy of AHS by donating a commemorative brick as part of the new AHS campus. Bricks orders are still being accepted. Order your brick today at www.acsf.acs-k12.org. Click here to learn more.
Service is a big part of student life in Athens and very important in helping students develop a sense of connection to the school and community. Students at all grade levels give back to the community in a variety of ways. To read more about our students in service, click here.
AHS science teacher Mr. Justin Smith was selected as the district secondary Teacher of the Year at the 2nd Annual Teacher of the Year Gratitude Banquet hosted by the Athens City Schools Foundation. Congratulations Mr. Smith! Read more about Mr. Smith here.
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM PTO's Buick Drive For School Fund-Raiser
7:00 PM - 7:00 PM Football vs. Hazel Green @ Away
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM Cross Country Scottboro Invitational
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM PTO's Buick Drive for School Fund-Raiser
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM PTO's Car Show & Bake Sale
5:00 PM - 5:00 PM Freshmen Football vs Hazel Green @ Home
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM JV Football vs Hazel Green @ Home
11:17 AM - 11:35 AM Club Meetings
4:30 PM - 4:30 PM Varsity/JV Volleyball vs Columbia @ Columbia
4:00 PM - 4:00 PM Varsity/JV Volleyball vs Austin @ Austin
7:00 PM - 7:00 PM Football vs. East Limestone @ Home
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM *JV/Freshmen Football vs East Limestone @ Away
8:15 AM - 8:15 AM ACT WorkKeys (12th Grade)
8:15 AM - 8:15 AM PreACT Testing 10th Grade
5:00 PM - 5:00 PM Varsity/JV Volleyball vs Muscle Shoals @ Home
4:30 PM - 4:30 PM Varsity/JV Volleyball vs Buckhorn @ Home
7:00 PM - 7:00 PM Football vs. Cullman @ Away
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM Cross Country Jesse Owens Classic Oakville Indian Mounds
5:00 PM - 5:00 PM Freshmen Football vs Cullman @ Home
6:30 PM - 6:30 PM JV Football vs Cullman @ Home
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Varsity/JV Volleyball vs East Limestone and JP II @ East Limestone
8:00 AM - 8:00 AM PSAT
4:30 PM - 4:30 PM Varsity Volleyball vs Brooks and Central Florence @ Brooks
First Day of School: Thursday, August 30
First Bell Rings: 8:08 a.m. → Tardy Bell Rings: 8:15 a.m.
School Dismisses: 3:20 p.m.
Buy Your Football Tickets Online! Athens High School is proud to bring you the opportunity to purchase advance tickets for varsity football games online. This is a chance to beat the lines at the gate. You can purchase your tickets ahead of the game and present them on your smartphone. Go to the Athens High School GoFan page: https://gofan.co/app/school/AL109 to purchase your tickets. Thanks for your support of the Golden Eagles. Click here for the complete Varsity Football Schedule.
Parking Permits for 2018 Parking Permit Forms for 2018-2019 are now available to purchase 7:45 a.m. - 8:05 a.m or during lunch from Mrs. Austin. Click here for the form. Completed forms must be accompanied by all required supporting documents (paper copies--no screenshots), signatures, payment, or proof of payment. If you paid online, you will need to print and bring a copy of the online receipt. Questions? Call 256.233.6613 or email Charlotte Austin. Attached copy of your driver's license and copy of valid insurance card to your completed form signed by both parent and student.
Athens High School Temporary Location:
AHS temporary location: 601 South Clinton Street.
Get the ACS App to receive messages and alerts! In addition to new websites at all of our schools, we now have a mobile app that can keep you connected at all times. Using this app, you can check calendars, lunch menus, and receive "push" notifications about school events, closings and weather emergencies. Download the free app today at the App Store or Google Play. Search "Athens City School System." Use our connection tips to make sure your phone and app settings are correct so you never miss a message!
U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT: Athens High School was featured in U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT in the 2018 America's Best High Schools category.
Join Remind for Freshman Center updates
Rising ninth grade students and their parents are encouraged to sign up for Remind for the Freshman Center for the 2018-2019 school year. Receive texts, push notifications and updates on your smartphone starting today! Click here to sign up for Freshman Center Remind now!
State Report Cards
On February 1, 2018, the Alabama State Department of Education released interactive statewide report cards for each district and individual schools. Click here to learn more about the report cards, see our scores and read the superintendent's response to the report cards.
Niche.com ranked Athens High School in the top thirty high schools in Alabama doing the best job preparing students for college! AHS ranked #14!