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Results for State Jazz Band

Results for State Jazz Band

Charity Williams
January 31, 2017
Filed under Activities, Band, Fine Arts

The results from Saturday's state jazz band competition.

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State Jazz Band Ready for Winning Season

State Jazz Band Ready for Winning Season

Charity Williams
January 27, 2017
Filed under Activities, Band, Fine Arts

Going for another superior rating, the AHS jazz band will be performing on stage for state jazz band.

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Strapping Speech Weekend

Strapping Speech Weekend

Sarah Schorle
January 26, 2017
Filed under Academics, Fine Arts, School News, Showcase, Speech and Theater

On Saturday Jan 21, 18 students traveled to Perry High School to compete in the IHSSA District Large Group competition. The team brought a total of 10 events with 7 of the 10 events moving on to the State competition. Events moving on include several mimes, ensemble acting, radio broadcasting and musical ...

Poet to Lead Workshops at AHS

Poet to Lead Workshops at AHS

Charity Williams
January 25, 2017
Filed under Academics, Activities, Fine Arts, School News, Showcase

Iowa Poet Laureate Mary Swander will visit Atlantic Jan. 29-30.

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DCG Results

DCG Results

Charity Williams
January 25, 2017
Filed under Fine Arts, Showcase

On Saturday, the AHS show choirs travelled to Dallas Center-Grimes to compete in the DCG competition. There were five 3A varsity groups, three 3A prep groups, and four 1A/2A groups participating. The AHS Premiere show choir received fourth place for their performance. Diversity received third place. A ...

Speech District Large Group at Perry

Speech District Large Group at Perry

Charity Williams
January 20, 2017
Filed under Activities, Fine Arts, Speech and Theater

Spending Saturday preparing to perform in front of a judge and audience, students from all over Iowa will be traveling to Perry for Speech District Large Group. This competition is the start off for the competitive speech season and gets students ready for state or All-State.   There are 16 grou...

Dancing into DCG

Dancing into DCG

Charity Williams
January 19, 2017
Filed under Activities, Fine Arts, Showcase

This upcoming weekend, the AHS show choirs will be traveling to Dallas Center Grimes High School who is hosting a show choir competition called “Take Two.” The group will be leaving on Saturday morning at 7:45 to compete. The show choirs, Diversity and Premiere are going to perform the same routi...

Band Goes Buena

Band Goes Buena

Sarah Schorle
January 19, 2017
Filed under Band, Features, Fine Arts, News Briefs, School News, Showcase

Four students were selected for the upcoming Buena Vista honor band in February. Senior Nadia Somers and Juniors Miranda Chipman, Riley Seufert, and Charity Williams will travel to Storm Lake, Iowa, for the band which is held on February 25.

2017 SWIBA Honor Band

2017 SWIBA Honor Band

Charity Williams
January 13, 2017
Filed under Activities, Band, Fine Arts

On Monday, Jan. 16, around 180 students from different towns in the Southwest Iowa district, will be performing on the Atlantic stage for the 2017 SWIBA honor band. There were eight of Atlantic’s own band members who were accepted into the honor band. Nadia Somers, Sam Coder, Hannah Richter, Bryn Bla...

Bands on the Beach

Bands on the Beach

Sarah Schorle
January 12, 2017
Filed under Activities, Band, Fine Arts, Showcase

On Dec 26, 13 members of the Atlantic Trojan Guard as well as 178 students from 28 other schools across southwest Iowa flew to San Diego, California to participate in the Southwest Iowa Honor Marching Band(SWIHMB). Freshmen Tyler Atkinson, Grace Clay, Hana Holtz, Zachary McKay, Jacob Park, McKayla Wepp...

Season Debut for Jazz Band and Show Choir

Season Debut for Jazz Band and Show Choir

Charity Williams
January 11, 2017
Filed under Activities, Band, Fine Arts

The Atlantic jazz band will start off their season on Jan. 12, at the Swing Inn concert. This debut will be held here in the auditorium at 7:30 p.m. with an admission of $5 for adults and $3 for students. Activity cards will be accepted. The 19 students who make up the jazz band will perform four son...

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