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[05/01/17] SENIORS: You are invited to walk the halls at Alamosa Elementary in your cap & gown to encourage our elementary students to graduate from high school and demonstrate the pride of being a Mean Moose grad! Be at the K-2 building on May 18th at 8am. Breakfast will be provided.
[05/01/17] SENIORS & Parents: Finals and checkout May 16 & 17, Graduation rehearsal May 26 at 9am, Graduation May 27 at 10am
Jerry Reed you will be missed! Thank you for all you've done for AHS. We will do our best to carry on with Moose Spirit.
AHS Junior & Senior PROM is this Saturday April 22nd from 8pm-11:45pm at the National Guard Armory building. AHS Seniors get in free, all other students: $15 single, $20 couples.
AFTER PROM: midnight to 4am at the Alamosa Rec Center, free entry! Hypnotist, laser tag, bubble soccer, joust, food and LOTS of great prizes including CASH!
Alamosa Schools are in session today.
No school next Friday, April 14th. However, we will have "Friday school" for those students who owe detention time or have failing grades from 7am-11am.
And just a reminder, no early release Wednesdays in April.
[02/15/17] AHS conducted a lockdown drill and drug search in cooperation with APD this morning. The lockdown has been lifted and classes have resumed as usual.
Spring Semester Parent/Teacher Conferences are scheduled for February 6th & 13th from 4pm-7:30pm. Go to https://ptcfast.com/schools/A_PAGE_AHS_School to schedule a conference.
Reminder: No School February 17th or 20th. 3rd Quarter ends March 9th.
ptcfast.com Welcome to the Alamosa High School Parent/Teacher Conference sign up page. Please sign up for a conference with EACH teacher you would like to visit. You may access student schedules through the Powerschool Parent portal. Please call 719-587-6000 to schedule by phone or if you have any questions.
Alamosa Basketball fans, the game today against Bayfield has been cancelled. Bayfield cannot travel over Wolf Creek to Alamosa due to poor weather conditions.
Please share this with those concerned. Thank you!
[01/10/17] Next Building Accountability Committee meeting: Monday January 16th, 5:30pm in the TSJC room near the east entrance of AHS. Please join us to provide input & suggestions as we continue to grow and improve!
[01/06/17] Students who need to take makeup finals should not report to school today due to snow. Be ready to take your finals Monday. Staff- do not report today.
[12/22/16] Have a great holiday break! Any pre-arranged makeup finals will be January 6th starting at 8am. School resumes January 9th.
AHS was in lockdown earlier today for a DRILL. The drill went well and the lockdown is complete.
Reminder: No early release Wednesday, students have finals Wednesday & Thursday and will be out at 1:44 Thursday,
1st Semester Finals:
Wednesday December 21st-
1st period: 8:05-9:40
3rd period: 9:47-11:22
5th period: 12:09-1:44
7th period: 1:51-3:26
Thursday December 22nd-
2nd period: 8:05-9:40
4th period: 9:47-11:22
6th period: 12:09-1:44
Students released at 1:44, buses will run in the afternoon.
Any changes in finals must be approved by Mr. Lavier for the makeup day on January 6th.
[12/05/16] Sadie Hawkins is December 17th at 8pm at AHS. We are not utilizing "tagging" this year, girls can ask guys or students are welcome to come with friends or solo.
[11/12/16] Alamosa High School will hold an Academic Awards Assembly on Wednesday November 16th from 9:45am-10:15am to honor students who scored a 3, 4, or 5 on their 2016 AP exams. Students in any AP English, math or science class will receive $100 from the Colorado Education Initiative Legacy Grant. We would like to invite 2016 AHS graduates (or their parents) who will be receiving a check to attend this ceremony if possible. If you have any questions please contact Mark Skinner at 587-6014
[10/31/16] There will be an assembly to recognize and celebrate the State Championship cross country team on Tuesday November 1st at 9:55am in the main gym. Come join us!!
[10/21/16] Alamosa High School students who scored a 3 or higher on their 2016 AP English, math, or science exam are eligible for a $100 check from the Colorado Education Initiative. The checks will be available in November. Please contact Mark Skinner, the AP Coordinator, and let him know the best way to get the check to you. Telephone 719-587-6014 or email [email protected]
[10/12/16] Reminder: No early release today (Oct 12th) or next Wednesday (Oct 19th). 1st Quarter ends tomorrow, students do not have school Friday Oct 14th or Monday Oct 17th.
Sophomore & Senior students: Josten's representative Jason Workman will be at AHS on Tuesday October 18th from 11:45am-1pm to take any orders for class rings or graduation items. You can also shop online: http://www.jostens.com/apps/store/customer/1008358/Alamosa-High-School/
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Monday, October 10: Millionaire Monday
Assembly @ 11:20am, Choir Concert 7pm
Bonfire @ 8:00pm
Tuesday, Oct. 11: Twin Day
Volleyball vs. Centauri - C-Team @ 4:00pm, JV @ 5pm, Varsity @ 6:00pm, **Senior night at approximately 5:50pm
Wednesday, Oct. 12: Casino Day
Thursday, Oct. 13: School Spirit Day
Boys Soccer vs Pueblo Central @ 4:00 pm
Friday, Oct. 14: NO SCHOOL
Maroon Pride Tailgate Party - 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Varsity Football vs Gunnison @ 7:00 pm
Halftime: Coronation, Cheerleaders, Fence Judging
**TICKETS FOR GAME CAN BE PURCHASED IN ACTIVITIES OFFICE ANYTIME THIS WEEK**
Saturday, Oct. 15:
Boys Soccer vs Ridgeway @ 11:00 @ Moose Stadium
Cross Country @ Monte Vista
Volleyball @ Cortez
Gymnastics @ Pueblo
Homecoming Dance @ Parks & Rec. Center 8:00 - 11:30 pm
[10/05/16] AHS Seniors & Parents: FAFSA workshop today and Oct 12 during Parent Teacher Conferences. TSJC will provide assistance with financial aide and AHS counselors will be available. Stop by computer lab B112.
Alamosa Schools will be having public forums on proposed improvements to the baseball fields at Ortega Middle School on:
Wednesday, October 5th at 6:00 in the Alamosa High School Auditorium
Thursday, October 13th at 6:00 at the Alamosa Rec. Center
AHS Parent Teacher Conferences: October 5th 2pm-7:30pm, October 12th 4pm-7:30pm. Schedule appointments online at:
[09/26/16] AHS Building Accountability tonight at 5:30pm in the TSJC room near the east entrance. All parents are welcome!! Please join us.
Please join us for the first ever Alamosa High School softball game!
Monday, September 19 at 4:00 p.m. at the Adams State University Softball field (pregame festivities starting at 3:30pm)
Help us celebrate this history making event!
Special thanks to: Alamosa School Board, Alamosa High
School, Maroon Pride and Dervin Taylor, ASU Softball Coach
LifeTouch photographers will be here Monday September 26th to take yearbook & photo ID pictures for students who missed registration or would like retakes. Order forms are available in the main office or order online at mylifetouch.com with picture day ID: CG316061Y1
[08/25/16] Fall sports meeting tonight at 7pm in the AHS auditorium. All athletes participating in a fall sport should attend with a parent/guardian. After meeting in the auditorium, athletes will meet with their respective coaches for further information. Call 587-6001 with questions.
Alamosa High School students who scored a 3,4, or 5 on their AP Math, Science, or English exam(s) are eligible for $100 from the Colorado Education Initiative Legacy Grant. Checks will probably be available sometime in October, 2016. We will plan an academic awards assembly to honor you and distribute those checks to you. If you will not be able to attend, please contact Mark Skinner, the AP Coordinator, so that we have a current address in order to mail your check. email: [email protected] Phone: 719-587-6014.
[08/09/16] Reminder: AHS Open House tomorrow from 7:30am-3:30pm. Pictures, schedules, etc!! Come see us!
16-17 REGISTRATION: Letters were mailed home with information to complete registration online. Please complete this by August 5th, computers are available at AHS this week if needed and our staff is available for assistance. Call 587-6000 with questions.
OPEN HOUSE: The AHS open house is August 10th from 7:30am-3:30pm, ALL students should come in to have a school photo taken (appropriate dress please) for the yearbook and student ID. Go to MyLifetouch.com and use ID CG316061Y0 to order pictures online.
Students may check out lockers, purchase yearbooks, and complete CHSAA paperwork during the open house. Students who have completed online registration will be given their class schedules as well.
[08/01/16] We're gearing up for a great school year! Fall Athletics will be starting soon, Boys' golf starts August 8th, all other fall sports start August 15th. Athletes must have a current physical and CHSAA paperwork turned in before starting practice. Call the Activities office at 587-6001 with questions.
We made it! Have a great summer! Summer school for credit recovery runs May 31-June 17 from 8am-3pm. Call 587-6031 to speak to our guidance counselors regarding credits.
Graduation is this Saturday, May 28th at 10am
[05/20/16] Graduating Seniors: Alamosa Elementary would like to invite you to walk the halls of AES in your caps & gowns to show our elementary students what an AHS graduate looks like. You are an inspiration to our young students to stay in school, work hard & graduate. Please help us in this effort beginning at the K-2 building at 9am on Monday May 23rd.
[05/18/16] For a behind-the-scenes look at our journalism operations (yearbook & newspaper), stop by an Open House tomorrow, Thursday May 19th, from 3:30-5pm in room B203. Bring a zip drive to download some of the pictures the journalism staff has taken this year!
Schedule next week:
Monday & Tuesday regular 7 period day
1st period 8:05-9:40
3rd period 9:47-11:22
5th period 12:09-1:44
7th period 1:51-3:26
2nd period: 8:05-9:40
4th period: 9:47-11:22
6th period: 12:09-1:44 (students released at 1:44)
Buses will run at 2:45pm
Alamosa High School's cover photo
Academic Awards- Monday May 9th @ 6:30pm in Main gym, students will receive notice to attend
Maroon & White night- Thursday May 19th @ 6pm in auditorium, Seniors will receive notice to attend, must submit scholarships to counseling office for recognition, cords will be presented
Athletic Banquet- Wednesday May 25th @ 6pm at ASU field house, athletes must sign up at no cost, all other tickets $13
Graduation rehearsal- May 27th @ 9am all seniors must attend
Graduation- May 28th @ 10am, AHS main gym
State Testing Schedule April 18-22:
Monday April 18: 9th grade Math 8am-1:30pm
Tuesday April 19: 11th grade ACT 8am-12pm and 9th grade Language Arts 8am-10am (freshmen then go to classes)
Wednesday April 20: 10th grade PSAT 8am-12pm
Thursday April 21st: 9th grade Language Arts 8am-2:10pm
Friday April 22: 11th grade Science 8am-11:30am
**Except for 9th graders on April 19th, tested students will be released from school when tests are complete. Buses will run their usual routes starting at 3:30pm. Students who are NOT testing will be expected to attend regular classes on a 7 period day schedule. Call 587-6000 with questions.
[04/06/16] Reminder: There are no early release days in the month of April. The next early release day is scheduled for May 4th.
Next week at AHS:
Building Accountability Meeting Monday March 28th at 5:15pm in the TSJC room near east entrance- all parents welcome!
NHS induction March 29th
We will have events to increase awareness around driving under the influence all week leading up to prom. Wednesday March 30th students will view an accident simulation which could be very intense- letters were sent home regarding this and parents may opt students out if desired.
Prom is April 2nd at AHS
[03/17/16] Saturday school will be held this Saturday March 19th from 7am-11am. Students who owe detentions due to unexcused absences and students with 3 or more F's are required to attend. All detentions must be completed in order to attend Prom. Meet Ms. Willett at the D-wing (southwest) entrance to enter the building at 7am sharp!!
[03/12/16] State championship basketball game will be shown in the AHS auditorium tomorrow (Saturday) at 7pm. Go mean moose!!
[02/29/16] Taking the ACT soon? Come to an ACT test prep session!! Mondays & Tuesdays 7am-8am, Wednesdays 3:30-4:30 on 7 period days, 2-3:30 on early release days. Sessions will run through April 13th in room B206.
Alamosa High School provides public education to students in grades 9 - 12. We offer a variety of vocational, Honors and AP courses.
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