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Seniors learn about college life

December 23, 2012

Filed under Academics, School News, Uncategorized

By Meghan Plambeck and Lille Zablocki Loras College junior Anna Wernimont Skyped with students in English teacher Allison Berryhill's Comp 105 classes on Thursday, Sept. 20.  The students asked Wernimont various questions,...

OPINION: Opt out of semester tests?

December 22, 2012

Filed under Opinion, School News

by Mikayla Somers Students all around the US are preparing for semester finals. But some many only have to study for one or two finals. Why? If a student has a A, which they’ve worked hard for all semester long, taking a...

Singers audition for “Guys and Dolls”

December 22, 2012

Filed under Fine Arts, School News

Students were given the opportunity to audition for the music department’s annual spring musical last week. On Dec. 12-13, 37 students auditioned for the musical, “Guys and Dolls.” Students were able to audition on their...

OPINION – Both sides of the same coin

December 19, 2012

Filed under School News

OPINION By Seth Rohde There are lots of things I have learned growing up in Atlantic. But the most important thing I have learned is that a great many things are not always what they seem to be.   This town is full...

Opting Out of Semester Tests With an “A”

December 19, 2012

Filed under School News

By Lillie Zablocki During the week before winter break each AHS student is required to take a semester test for all their classes. The test is administered by each teacher and it suppose to account for twenty percent of a student’s...

New Accompanist for Premiere

December 19, 2012

Filed under Fine Arts, School News

by Hannah Jespersen As the Premiere show choir at AHS practices for their 2012-2013 competition season, junior Benton Gearheart prepares to fill the shoes of the previous accompanist, Michelle Schuler. Gearheart practices...

How safe do you feel in school?

December 19, 2012

Filed under Activities, School News, Video

http://youtu.be/oMnrEXtNi5I Interviews by Sierra Smith Video by Josh Schorle

Where in the AHS?!

December 19, 2012

Filed under School News

By Acacia Wilson     Click here to check your answers!  ...

Semester Test Snow Contingency Plan

December 19, 2012

Filed under School News

Semester Test Snow Contingency Plans:   **IF THERE IS NO SCHOOL THURSDAY, TESTS WILL BE TAKEN WHEN WE COME BACK ON JANUARY 4** Thursday, December 20, 2012- 1-Hour Late Start “B” Day Period 3          9:00 ...

Lawuna Dashua AHS Nigerian Transfer Student

December 19, 2012

Filed under School News

by Mikayla Somers Atlantic High School's 2012-13 foreign exchange student is Lawuna Dashua, from Nigeria. He is living with AHS sophomore Reid Nichols and his family, in Rob’s (AHS ‘12) old room. He arrived around August...

Removing Study Halls

December 19, 2012

Filed under Opinion, School News

By Meghan Plambeck At the BLT meeting this week, one of the things that was discussed was changing the availability of study hall to AHS students. The issue was that student productivity in study hall is low, and they discussed...

Connecting Schools!

December 19, 2012

Filed under School News

By: Sierra Smith Atlantic High School has started a mentoring program between middle and high school students. Junior Lillie Zablocki collaborated with principal Heather McKay in order to get the program started. She started...

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