Daily Announcements

  • The gym will be closed today for the PSAT testing. Students will not be allowed to access the wellness room, locker rooms, etc. All PE classes will meet in the auditorium. 
  • The IBAP team is taking orders for 'candy-grams' to be delivered on Halloween. They are $2.00 each or 3 for $5.00. You can order one before school or during your lunch period. Proceeds will benefit skills training in Bauchi State, Nigeria. 
  • Attention students- this is the last call for those who want to buy tickets from the FBLA for the Yeti giveaway. Tickets are $5.00 each and the drawing will be this Friday at the FB game. See Ms Whichard, Ms Patrick or Nick F. for questions or to purchase a ticket.
  • Attention FBLA members- your ticket money will be due to Ms Whicard by Thursday. Make sure to turn in both money and the 2nd 1/2 of the ticket stub. 
  • Attention Scholastic Bowl Team members- there will be a mandatory meeting on Thursday for all members.
  • Attention all Youth Alive club members- t-shirts will be handed out tomorrow during lunch. 

Added to PM

  • The cafe will be swapping Thursday's and Friday's lunch. 
  • Attention all students- Picture re-takes are in. Pick up yours in Ms Holmans room 216 before school, after school, or during 5th prd.
  • Attention all seniors- This Friday, the 27th, is the last day to let the yearbook staff know which senior portrait you want  in the yearbook. Let Ms Holman know the 4 digit pose number of your preference by Friday, or the yearbook staff will choose one for you. 
  • All students- Be sure to come by the gravel parking lot for the tailgate before the game on Friday! We will tailgate from 5-6pm. Hamburgers, hotdogs will be sold for only $3.00 along with chips and drinks. Come and support your Falcons this Friday! 
Post date Oct 25, 2017
  • The gym will be closed tomorrow for the PSAT testing. Students will not be allowed to access the wellness room, locker rooms, etc. All PE classes will meet in the auditorium. 
  • The IBAP team is taking orders for 'candy-grams' to be delivered on Halloween. They are $2.00 each or 3 for $5.00. You can order one before school or during your lunch period. Proceeds will benefit skills training in Bauchi State, Nigeria. 
  • SOL writing testing is today. 

ADDED PM

  • Attention students- this is the last call for those who want to buy tickets from the FBLA for the Yeti giveaway. Tickets are $5.00 each and the drawing will be this Friday at the FB game. See Ms Whichard, Ms Patrick or Nick F. for questions or to purchase a ticket.
  • Attention FBLA members- your ticket money will be due to Ms Whicard by Thursday. Make sure to turn in both money and the 2nd 1/2 of the ticket stub. 
  • There will be a Project Discovery meeting today after school in room 400
  • Attention Scholastic Bowl Team members- there will be a mandatory meeting on Thursday for all members.
  • Attention all Youth Alive club members- t-shirts will be handed out tomorrow during lunch. 
Post date Oct 24, 2017
  • The AHS marching band participated in the 32nd Annual Appalachian Band Festival on Saturday. Competing in the top class, the Falcon band placed 2nd in music, 2nd in visual ensemble, and 1st place General Effect and won 1st place overall in the class. Drum major Jared S. and our color guard both won 1st place. Congrats! 
  • Attention all scholastic bowl team members- if you are traveling tonight to Lee Co tonight, you need to let Ms Singleton konw ASAP. Please do so before lunchtime today. 
  • Attention TSA members- please turn in your signed affiliation packets to Madison R. this morning between classes.  
  • Bus duty will be in the auditorium this afternoon.
  • There will be no band practice this afternoon. 
Post date Oct 23, 2017
  • Attention all seniors- The yearbook staff needs to know which senior portrait you want in the yearbook. Let Ms Holman or any staff member know which pose you prefer by next Friday, Oct 27 or the staff will choose for you. You must provide the proof image number of your selection by next Friday to ensure your preference is in the yearbook. 
  • A big congratulations to the FFA Forestry team for winning the Appalachian Area Forestry contest yesterday at Matthews State Park. Now the team will advance to the state finals in May. Great job!
  • Spanish Club students- permission forms and payments are due today to Ms Baber in room 109 or Ms Waddell in room 102.
  • Congrats to the members of the cross country team for their performances at the Abingdon Invitational at Sugar Hollow Park on Wednesday. Good job! 
  • Mountain States Health Alliance is needing compassionate, caring individuals to volunteer for Hospice. Please see Ms Kendrick in guidance for more information.
  • Attention juniors- if you did not get to attend the fundraising meeting today and want to sell candy to earn free prom tickets please see Ms Beverly in room 121. The sale will last until around Nov 10.
Post date Oct 20, 2017
  • Attention all seniors- The yearbook staff needs to know which senior portrait you want in the yearbook. Let Ms Holman or any staff member know which pose you prefer by next Friday, Oct 27 or the staff will choose for you. You must provide the proof image number of your selection by next Friday to ensure your preference is in the yearbook. 

  • A big congratulations to the FFA Forestry team for winning the Appalachian Area Forestry contest yesterday at Matthews State Park. Now the team will advance to the state finals in May. Great job! 

Post date Oct 19, 2017