• May 23The softball home opener is Friday against Thomas Jefferson. Good luck!

  • May 23The baseball boys take on Red Oak at home on Thursday. Good luck!

  • May 20Good luck to the singles players at state tennis on Friday and Saturday!

  • May 20Good luck to the golfers at state on Thursday and Friday!

  • May 20Good luck to the girls' soccer team on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday this week!

  • October 15Buy your yearbook!!!

Book Fair to raise funds for Media Center

March 15, 2011

Filed under Beat Reports, School News

By Olivia Petersen The Atlantic High School will be hosting a Scholastic Book Fair March 11 through March 17 in the Atlantic High School Media Center. Monday & Tuesday the fair will be open from 7:30-5:00 and Wednesday-Friday 7:30-8:00. Also you click on the link on this page to hop online and look around ...

Earthquake devastates Japan

March 15, 2011

Filed under Beat Reports

After a major earthquake in Japan on Friday, thousands are struck homeless and dead. The earthquake, measuring a 9.0 on the Richter scale, was a devastating blow to Japan.  This earthquake created a massive Tsunami that flooded the northeastern coast. As a result of this epic natural disaster, nuclear power generators at Fukushima Dai...

AHS teachers share their enthusiasm for history

February 14, 2011

Filed under Beat Reports, School News

By Paul Honke History is a controversial subject. Some people hate it and think it is boring, while others find it fascinating and are eager to know more.  The history teachers at Atlantic High School are very enthusiastic about history. To them not only is it a job but also the fact that what happens in the past affec...

Creatures that roam cyberspace: Emoticons say what we feel – OPINION

February 3, 2011

Filed under Beat Reports, Opinion, The Gallery

By Alyssa Askeland Facebook is changing the way we communicate. Many of our interactions are now over the internet instead of in person.  So most people use emoticons when typing to express their feelings and what they would be doing with their expressions if they were talking face-to-face.  From ...

“What’s with the 8-period day?”

January 28, 2011

Filed under Academics, Beat Reports, School News

by Malachi Wickman The Atlantic School Board recently approved an eight-period class day for the 2011-12 school year. The new schedule contains many changes to Atlantic High School’s day.  This year students have 55 minute classes, while next year with the added period, classes will be sho...

Students buckle up for saftey

January 27, 2011

Filed under Beat Reports, School News

By Paul Honke Winter is here, snow has covered the roads, and a sheet of ice is hidden below the blanket. With a car crash occurring every 30 seconds in America, car safety is a must. With every crash, the chance of receiving a car injury is extremely high. However, there is a way to drastically improve your rate of s...

Crush-o-grams are back!

January 18, 2011

Filed under Activities, Beat Reports, School News

By Alyssa Askeland Strawberry, orange or grape? That is the question we will be answering the first week of February.  The AHS Student Council will once again sell crush-o-grams  for this year’s Valentine’s Day.  The cost of each Crush-o-gram is $1.00.  A Crush-o-gram includes a note, p...

Christmas Treats

January 5, 2011

Filed under Beat Reports, School News

by Savannah Hoye Atlantic High School sophomore Cassandra Hallman of  found an inexpensive way to “treat” her friends this Christmas season. Students have always pondered the question of how much money to spend on Christmas gifts. Most high school students don’t have extra cash lying aroun...

Resume and scholarship application workshop

December 20, 2010

Filed under Activities, Beat Reports

by Katie Blake On Dec. 28, Cass County Extension will hold an Application Extravaganza workshop at the Cass County Community Center at 1:30 p.m. The workshop is open to all high school students looking to further their learning in the areas of organization, resumes, and other valuable inform...

Duff offered 2011 head gridiron coaching job

December 17, 2010

Filed under Beat Reports, Sports

by Matthew Thielen P.E. teacher and current head football coach Tim Duff was offered the head football coaching job for the 2011-2012 season at the board meeting on Tuesday night, with pay in alignment with the Master Contract for the same school year.  We asked sophomore football player Ben Nelson what he thought. “It w...

“Not the gumdrop button”

December 17, 2010

Filed under Academics, Beat Reports, School News

by Stephanie Pross Every year near Christmas time, students display gingerbread houses in the window of the media center.  This year, the students began making the gingerbread houses on Dec. 6; they were due Dec. 15.  Besides the candy used on the houses, everything is made from scratch. ...

NHS 50-50 raffle

December 15, 2010

Filed under Beat Reports, Club News

by Anthony Robinson Atlantic super-fan Richie Andersen won $110.25 in cash at Friday night’s basketball game at AHS. During Friday’s boys basketball game the National Honor Society conducted a 50-50 raffle.  Tickets were on sale for one dollar per ticket.   Each ticket gave fans a chance...

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