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  • February 13Good luck to those participating in the IHSSA All-State Large Group Events this weekend!

  • February 13Good luck to the wrestlers participating at the State tournament this week!

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NEWS BRIEF — Students are Fond of Fondant

NEWS BRIEF — Students are Fond of Fondant

Grace Barkley and Ariel Clark

October 19, 2018


Filed under Academics, News Briefs, School News, Showcase

The Baking and Pastry class got into the Halloween spirit by having a cake competition on Friday, Oct 12.  The class was divided into three groups and each group made a different cake. The winning group of Bailey Riesgaard and MaCade Stillian designed a cake to look like a spider and dripping bloo...

NEWS BRIEF — Trojans Rumble One Last Time

NEWS BRIEF — Trojans Rumble One Last Time

Dani Mathisen

October 19, 2018


Filed under Football, News Briefs, School News

Get ready for one last touchdown, AHS! This Friday, Oct. 19, the Atlantic Trojan football team will have their final game of the season at home against the Red Oak Tigers. The game will be held at the Trojans’ own turf in the Trojan Bowl. The theme of the 7 p.m.  game is Pink Out to raise awareness fo...

NEWS BRIEF — Deter Motors Promotes Breast Cancer Awareness

NEWS BRIEF — Deter Motors Promotes Breast Cancer Awareness

Jenna Pelzer

October 19, 2018


Filed under News Briefs, School News

Since 1985, October has been known as Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Renae Cappel at Deter Motors has come up with a plan to raise money for breast cancer research. Cappel has organized a fundraiser happening Friday Oct. 19 in the parking lot outside the Trojan Bowl before the game. There will...

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...

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