Important Upcoming Schedules:
March 27th - State Latin Contest
AHS will have an early release day due to the State Latin Contest. See Schedule Below:
*Morning AACAL will attend AACAL and be coded out at AHS. Morning AACAL students will be finished with the school day when they are done at AACAL.
Afternoon AACAL will meet for their morning classes at AHS then follow their afternoon AACAL schedule. Afternoon AACAL students that ride the bus will spend the remainder of their morning in the cafeteria after their AHS schedule is complete until the bus arrives to pick them up for their afternoon AACAL classes.
March 30th - ELA I STAAR/EOC Test
April 1st - ELA II STAAR/EOC Test
Those students not testing will have a half day with classes beginning at 1:30pm.
*Actual Testing from 8:05-1:30.
Those students not testing will have a half day with classes beginning at 1:30.
Monday – Freshman and those testing will take lunch during Period 1 and FOCUS then return to class 2nd period.
Wednesday – Sophomores and those testing will take lunch during Periods 4 & 5 then return to class 6th period.
AACAL busses will leave AHS at 1:00pm. AACAL morning classes will meet on Monday beginning at 1:30pm. AACAL afternoon classes will meet on Wednesday beginning at 1:30pm.
Congratulations Mr. McFarland!!
Mr. McFarland was nominated by one of his students for the "Teacher on the Rise" award sponsored by Mrs. Baird's (and several local companies) and is the winner of the award for the month of January!!
A couple excerpts from the nomination letter:
"Mr. McFarland . . . never hesitates to go above and beyond for his students."
"His dedication to our theater as well as our lives is unmatched . . . "
"He inspires us to (be) better students and better people."
Click HERE to nominate your teacher for the "Teacher on the Rise" Award!
AHS Yearbooks for Sale
Click the following link for Yearbook sales:
Amarillo ISD has moved to e-flyers. In order to recieve any flyers from AISD, parents will need to sign up through the AISD website. (Click the Peach Jar Graphic on the left of this page for a direct link). Once you sign up, flyers will be distributed to your e-mail daily or weekly, depending on what you choose.
Click the link in the top bar labeled "AHS Tutorials" to find out when your teacher is available to provide extra help. The teachers at Amarillo High are committed to helping you be successful and would be more than happy to assist you. If your teacher is unavailable, any teacher that teaches the same class will still be able to offer help and tutorials for you.
Remember all teachers are available every Wednesday from 8:00-8:45am.
Weekend meals are provided by Snack Pack for Kids to those students in need.
If you need food for the weekend simply fill out the form located inder the "Snack Shack" link at the top of the page. Select the teacher you would like to pick up the food from on Friday afternoon. Snack Shack in anonymous - only the teacher you select to pick up the food from will know about it. You may meet with that teacher to designate a time to pick up your Snack Shack bag.
Parent, Teacher, Student Organization
Parents, Teachers, and Students working together to make AHS great!
We encourage you to join our PTSO at AHS, please see the following attatchment for membership and information.
AHS PTSO (click here)