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Jedd Sherman Joins AHS

GOOD CHEMISTRY - New AHS teacher Jedd Sherman works with students in his new classroom. Sherman comes to Atlantic with experience as both a teacher and as an administrator.

Zeke Whetstone

August 31, 2016

New chemistry and physics teacher Jedd Sherman comes to AHS after a year of teaching at St. Albert's in Council Bluffs. Before that, Sherman served as principal at Walnut, Spirit Lake and Red Oak. His path back to the classroom has been rocky, drawing controversy when he clashed with administration ...

Ready for the College Fair?

Ready for the College Fair?

September 17, 2013

By Cooper Zablocki On Tuesday, September 24, Atlantic High School will hold a college fair in the AHS commons.  All students will be attending the fair.  The college fair is a chance for students to educate themselves about many colleges in the Iowa area.  Aiming to make their decision easier. ...

Show Choir Blast sets announced

February 18, 2011

According to choir director Luke Johnson, the Show Choir Blast sets have been chosen: Queen Set, Michael Jackson Set, and Katy Perry Set. The selection of sets is a collaboration between the students and the director. We have two showchoirs in our school: Diversity and Primer, but for Show Choi...

Early out

January 31, 2011

According to KJAN and the Atlantic High School office, school will dismiss at 11:45 today due to inclement weather. Due to dismissal at 11:45 am due to weather here is the schedule for today: Schedule for Monday, January 31, 2011 3rd Period          10:01-10:49 4 “A” Lunch      10:49-11:17 4A Class            11:22-...

Art Slide Show

January 24, 2011


Eight-period day approved for 2011-2012 school year

January 14, 2011

By Alyssa Askeland On Thursday, Jan. 13, 2011 the Atlantic School Board voted unanimously in favor of an eight-period day schedule for Atlantic High School students for the 2011-12 school year, as presented by Principal Heather McKay. Because of an increased requirement in physical education...

Christmas cards blown away

January 13, 2011

By Alyssa Askeland The Christmas cards sent by AHS students to soldiers in Afghanistan were destroyed when a supply truck was blown up en route to its destination, according to high school art teacher Pat Wiederien. "When I was first told about the letters being blown up,” says high school a...

A story of love and war

December 10, 2010

By Zoe Krueger Hearing about history in class lecture is one thing, but listening to a person who has actually experienced one of the wars is another. In Modern World History, teacher Terry Hinzmann invites WWII veteran and AHS graduate of ‘44, Bud Lindeman, to visit his classes and share his me...

Physics bridges

November 22, 2010

by Behka Koontz During the last weeks of October, the students of Steve Baier's physics classes of Atlantic High School paired up to make bridges.  Given three manila folders and Elmer’s glue, the students were told to make 60 cm long bridges.  The students learned about three different styles...

25 Book Challenge

November 18, 2010

by Anthony Robinson High-school life can be chaotic. From schoolwork to extracurricular activities, students seem to have no free time.  Finding time to read non-school related material may be the last task on students’ minds. Students who attended classes during their elementary and middle...

Abridged Romanticism

November 15, 2010

by Malachi Wickman English teacher Trudy Eblen’s American Lit class presented works by American authors on Wednesday, Nov. 10.  The students read either a small portion of a prose piece or a poem.  The program was called Abridged Romanticism.  The intent was to give the audience a sense of the...

AHS awards academic honors

November 10, 2010

By Malachi Wickman The 2010 AHS Academic Awards Night was held Nov. 4 in the high school commons. Every year the high school hosts this banquet to recognize the academic achievement of its students.  To be recognized at this event, students must accumulate 40 or more academic points.  Each sem...

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