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!
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 - 6:00 PM Christmas Parade
8:00 AM - 8:00 AM ACT
8:00 AM - 8:00 AM Report Cards Go Home
8:00 AM - 8:00 AM ACT
Athens City Schools will be out for the Thanksgiving Holidays Wednesday - Friday, November 21 - 23, 2018.
AHS will resume regular school days on Monday and Tuesday, (November 19 & 20) at the 601 South Clinton Street Campus.
School will be out for the Thanksgiving holidays Wednesday - Friday, November 21 - 23).
The Open House scheduled for Sunday, November 18, has been postponed until further notice.
The ACT Test on December 8 will be administered at the approved Testing Center on the 100 U.S. Highway 31 North Campus that has been used in the past (the usual testing site next to the Golden Eagle Stadium).
Records Cards will be mailed home Wednesday, November 7.
Senior Graduation Orders Thursday, December 6: Balfour will be on campus , to collect remaining Senior graduation orders Thursday, December 6 (during Lunch time).
Seniors: Prestige with LifeTouch photography will be on campus Tuesday, December 4, and Wednesday, December 5, for makeup senior portraits. These are the portraits that will appear in the yearbook. You must schedule an appointment online during the times provided. You should have received information from Prestige in the mail. If you did not receive this information or if you have questions, please contact Ms. L. Carter; she is located in room 6 in the South Building.
Skip the line! Buy Football Tickets Online!
Athens High School is proud to bring you the opportunity to purchase tickets for varsity football games online. This is a chance to beat the lines at the gate. Buy your tickets online or on your smartphone and present them on your smartphone at the gate. It's easy, fast and convenient.
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!
Yearbooks for the Class of 2018 are available to pick up in the Main Office at 601 South Clinton Street (our temporary location). Current students may pick up their yearbooks after school from Ms. Lesley Carter in Room 6.
Parking Permits for 2018 Parking Permit Forms for 2018-2019 are now available to purchase from Mrs. Beth Patton. 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 Mrs. Beth Patton. 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 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.
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!