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  • September 19Float building starts tonight!!

  • September 18Good luck to the football boys this Friday against Kuemper at home!

  • September 18Volleyball faces off against St. Albert on Thursday. Good luck!

  • September 18The girls' cross country team is ranked #9 in the state! Congrats girls!

  • September 18Boys' and girls' cross country is running at Creston tonight and Harlan on Saturday. Good luck!

  • August 27We encourage everyone to order a yearbook!

Students Walk Out to Support Parkland

Students Walk Out to Support Parkland

Abbey Bishop

April 10, 2018


Filed under School News, Showcase

For 17 minutes on March 14, students from Atlantic High School had the opportunity to walk around the track as part of a nationally organized event to remember the 17 students who lost their lives during the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Parkland, Fla. and advocate for stricter gu...

NEWS BRIEF – Senior Breakfast this Friday

NEWS BRIEF – Senior Breakfast this Friday

Katie Schmitt, Journalism Production Student

April 2, 2018


Filed under News Briefs, School News

ATTENTION: Class of 2018, the next senior breakfast will be held on April 6, at 7:15 a.m. in the multi-purpose room. This is the second senior breakfast that AHS has hosted this school year. Senior class officer Alexis Handel said, "The reason we're having another senior breakfast is because it was a...

NEWS BRIEF – Students Learn CPR

NEWS BRIEF – Students Learn CPR

Callie Richter, Journalism Production Student

March 30, 2018


Filed under Academics, News Briefs, School News

Students taking Health I this semester experienced what it's like to do CPR these last three days. Health teacher Tucker Weber instructs his classes using several plastic mannequins, CPR masks, and AEDs. The students watched videos beforehand which gave them a real-life situation in which they would...

NEWS BRIEF – Cheer Tryouts

NEWS BRIEF – Cheer Tryouts

Emma Templeton, Journalism Production Student

March 29, 2018


Filed under News Briefs, School News, Showcase

"There is not a better feeling than cheering on the team," according to freshman cheerleader Molly McFadden. Try-outs for the 2018-19 cheer squad will be held tonight, Thursday, March 29, in the AHS multipurpose room, after school. Freshman Riveá Keen said going out for cheerleading helps people...

NEWS BRIEF – Food Drive to Combat Local Hunger

NEWS BRIEF – Food Drive to Combat Local Hunger

Kylie Neal, Journalism Production Student

March 28, 2018


Filed under News Briefs, School News

Junior Akhat Suleimenov is hosting a fundraiser from now until April 16 at the Atlantic High School. The fundraiser is to raise money and collect food for hunger issues here in our community. The goal is to help families who are struggling with money, who don’t have enough food or who are unable t...

NEWS BRIEF – Two New “Students” Here at AHS

NEWS BRIEF – Two New “Students” Here at AHS

Tayler Burg

March 27, 2018


Filed under News Briefs, School News, Showcase

Science teacher Taylor Williams introduced two new animals into her classroom on March 26, 2018. Students in her sophomore biology classes got the opportunity to suggest names for the two leopard geckos. The critters sit on the front corner of her room for all the students to see. Williams let her students...

NEWS BRIEF – Soldier Speaks to Hinzmann’s Classes

NEWS BRIEF – Soldier Speaks to Hinzmann’s Classes

Madison Fell

March 26, 2018


Filed under Academics, News Briefs, School News, Showcase

Sergeant Nathan Allen, a former student of Atlantic High School, was a guest speaker today, March 26, in Terry Hinzmann's Modern World History class. Hinzmann likes to invite realistic speakers in order to give his classes first-hand accounts of events that have happened during different wars. Sergeant...

Local Group Formed to Enhance School Safety

Local Group Formed to Enhance School Safety

Ashley Wendt and Erin Wendt

March 16, 2018


Filed under Features, School News, Showcase

In consideration of recent school shootings that have taken place in the country, a local group called “Iowans Protecting Our Children,” or IPOC, has gotten together and formed a plan to help secure the schools. Junior Joshua Smith helped organize this group after discussing the Parkland, Fla. s...

NEWS BRIEF – AHS FUEL Game Night Saturday

NEWS BRIEF – AHS FUEL Game Night Saturday

Cale Roller

March 16, 2018


Filed under Activities, News Briefs, School News, Showcase

Saturday, March 17, AHS Fuel is hosting a “game night.” The event will be held from 6 to 10 p.m. You do not have to register, you just can just show up and enjoy the games. You do not have to stay for the whole event, and you can come and go as you please. There are multiple games being played. Th...

NEWS BRIEF – Tractor Day takes place at AHS

NEWS BRIEF – Tractor Day takes place at AHS

Pluma Pross, Journalism Production Student

March 15, 2018


Filed under Features, News Briefs, School News, Showcase

Today, March 15, 2018, 10 tractors are participating in tractor day along with two pedal tractors. There is a range of tractors from small to large, with different colors and styles. All of the tractors are parked in the first two rows on the east side of the parking lot. They started their journey at t...

Winter Formal Re-Try

Winter Formal Re-Try

Anastasia Muell and McKenzie Waters

March 6, 2018


Filed under Activities, School News, Showcase

The AHS Winter Formal dance will be held Friday, March 16 from 8:30-11 p.m in the commons. Students will be required to wear formal attire to the dance; jeans, sweats, polos, and t-shirts do not qualify. It is suggested for males to wear a dress shirt and tie, dress slacks or a nice sweater. Females...

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