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  • October 15The boys' and girls' varsity cross country teams will compete in Glenwood on Thursday at the State qualifying meet. Good luck!

  • October 15Trojan football has their last game this Friday vs Red Oak. The theme is Pink Out!

  • October 15Buy your yearbook!!!

Students Cry Over Spilled Milk

Students Cry Over Spilled Milk

Grace Clay, Editor

October 10, 2018


Filed under School News

As many students throughout the Atlantic Community School District may have noticed, there has been a slight change in the lunches this year with a switch from Anderson Erickson milk to Hiland milk. Before the school decided to make the switch, the lunch crew had a trial run at the middle school. ...

Academic Opportunities in Full Swing

Academic Opportunities in Full Swing

Kylie Neal, Editor

October 2, 2018


Filed under Academics, School News

A schedule change has arrived at AHS, ending the school day at 3:13 p.m. Academic Opportunities, also known as “AO,” follows second period every day except Monday, on which seminar is held instead. This time is intended for students to make up tests or quizzes or complete missing work. If a student has ...

Homecoming Week is Back for 2018

Homecoming Week is Back for 2018

Ashley Wendt and Erin Wendt

September 22, 2018


Filed under School News, Showcase

It’s that time of year again in Atlantic, with school spirits high and positive attitudes found around every corner. Homecoming is a time for friendly competition between grades and participating in the many activities that take place during the week. The Trojan football team will take on the OABCIG Fa...

Media Center Status Yet to Be Determined

Media Center Status Yet to Be Determined

Grace Clay

September 18, 2018


Filed under School News, Showcase

This school year there has been speculation as to what is going on with the AHS media center. As of today, another librarian has not been hired and there will not be any more books purchased for the media center. According to the Iowa Department of Education, a professionally trained librarian p...

Eye of the Needle Sept. 14, 2018

Halsey Bailey, Noah Rutherford, Kelsey Siedlik, Katie Saluk, Aleigh Bean, Lucas Behrens, Brandon Woodard, Alex Harper, Chloe Davis, McKenzie Waters, and Anna Lowary

September 16, 2018


Filed under Activities, Band, Choir, Eye of the Needle, Features, Fine Arts, Football, Football, Girls' Volleyball, Humor/Satire, School News, Speech and Theater, Sports, Swimming, Video, Volleyball

[/video] Featuring School News: 2018 Homecoming court, college fair; picture day; Fine Arts: marching band performed Imagine Dragons, fall vocal concert preparation, fall play "Almost Maine" auditions; Sports: Football, Cross Country, Volleyball, Girls Swimming; Specials: Camblin Plumbing and Heating ...

AHS Offers Activities for Everyone

AHS Offers Activities for Everyone

Hana Holtz, Editor

September 14, 2018


Filed under School News, Showcase

Filling up your resumé with activities you are involved in is easy. At the high school, students are offered a variety of activities they can join. Besides sports and fine arts, organizations and clubs are another thing students can get involved in during their four years. Writer’s Club, National Honor...

Search for Industrial Technology Teacher Continues

Search for Industrial Technology Teacher Continues

Connor Church

September 14, 2018


Filed under Academics, Features, School News, Showcase

AHS is currently searching for a new industrial tech teacher, but for the time being, Roger Warne, ACSD Director of Technology, is teaching drafting and woodworking. "Mr. Warne is covering for two classes for us while we are looking for someone to fill the industrial tech position,” principal Heather ...

AHS Welcomes New Teachers

AHS Welcomes New Teachers

Alyssa Brockob and Anastasia Muell

September 11, 2018


Filed under Academics, Features, School News, Showcase

As the 2018- 2019 school year commences, students are becoming familiar with the three newest teachers hired at AHS: Valerie Jaehrling, Randall Simpson and Cole Renken. Each of the teachers has at least three years prior teaching experience at other schools and plan to continue their career in Atlant...

Eye of the Needle Aug. 31, 2018

Eye of the Needle Aug. 31, 2018

September 2, 2018


Filed under Cross Country, Eye of the Needle, Fine Arts, Football, School News, Sports, Swimming, Video, Volleyball

Featuring School News: new teachers, A-O period; Fine Arts: marching band, All-State try-outs, Swiba Honor Band, Show Choir, Speech/Debate/Fall Play meeting; Sports: Football, Cross Country, Volleyball, Girls'Swimming; Specials: Fischer Photography ad, Behind the Doors of each classroom, Noah welcomes...

Academic Opportunities Come to AHS

Academic Opportunities Come to AHS

Tayler Burg and Pluma Pross

May 24, 2018


Filed under School News

Change is coming to the school day this fall, as AHS will be implementing a new curriculum for the start of 2018-19 school year. This new program is called Academic Opportunities (AO) and will give teachers time to work with specific students on skill deficits or skill development in their particular...

Teachers Negotiate for Changes

Teachers Negotiate for Changes

Grace Bruckner and Kelsie Siedlik

May 24, 2018


Filed under Features, School News, Showcase

Many students have been wondering why approximately 70 teachers attended the Atlantic School Board meeting on the night of April 11. According to the agenda, the meeting was a regularly scheduled monthly business meeting to approve the budget and finances. This is a time when the board certifies that t...

Trojan Runners Make History at State Track

Trojan Runners Make History at State Track

Ashley Wendt

May 21, 2018


Filed under Boys' Track, Girls' Track, School News, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Five broken records, five State champions, eight medal earning times and a runner-up team finish. The Trojan boys' track team had a busy and successful weekend at the Iowa High School State track meet held over the course of three days: May 17, 18 and 19. They competed in 11 events, bringing along 12...

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