Today's Hispanic Heritage person is Gabriel Garcia Marquez, who was born in Colombia. He won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1982 and is most famous for his novel, "Cien anos de soledad," or "One Hundred Years of Solitude.
Lifetouch will be here from 9:00 - 3:00 tomorrow in the Library for photo retakes.
Come to the FINAL informational meeting for the 3 country trip to Europe in Feb. 2020. Come to Room 215 Monday, Sept 30 at lunch to learn more. Deadline is fast approaching.
Tomorrow night is Spirit Night as our volleyball team hosts St. Mary's for first place in the TCAL! Match time is 7pm. Come out, make Cougar gym a madhouse and root our amazing girls to victory!
College and Career
In this week's college visit line-up we have: Scripps College, Savannah College, Dartmouth College, CSU East Bay, University of Chicago, Wesleyan University, University of Oregon, Evergreen State, Grand Canyon University, and UC Berkeley. See details on the AHS website. Register through Naviance.
Savannah College of Art and Design will be on campus today in the Counseling Department Conference Room from 10:15 AM to 10:55 AM. View details on the AHS website. Contact your counselor or Ms. Parrott regarding same-day sign-ups. All students must have a signed visit slip to attend.
Dartmouth College will be on campus today in the Counseling Department Conference Room during lunch. View details on the AHS website in the General Events calendar. Contact your counselor or Ms. Parrott regarding same-day sign-ups.
California State University, East Bay will be on campus today in the Counseling Department Conference Room from 2:45 PM to 3:30 PM. View details on the AHS website. Contact your counselor or Ms. Parrott regarding same-day sign-ups. All students must have a signed visit slip to attend.
Want to journey outside your world? Spend a year of high school studying abroad! For details, attend the School Year Abroad info session today at 2:45pm in the Main Office Conference Room. See your counselor to get signed up.
Scripps College was on campus this morning. If you missed the info session, but would still like information about the institution, visit their profile page on Naviance and stop by the counseling department to pick any supplemental materials that were provided.
The University of Chicago will be on campus tomorrow morning in the Counseling Department Conference Room from 8:15 AM to 9:00 AM. View details on the AHS website in the General Events calendar. Then register through Naviance. Space is limited so sign up soon!
Today is the last day to submit AP Fee Waiver documents. Requests that remain incomplete at the end of the school day will be denied.
AP Exam registration has ended. Payment for all AP Exams is due tomorrow. Any exams not paid for by the end of the day will be dropped.
Clubs and Teams
All girls interested in playing softball this season: There is a mandatory meeting on Wednesday, October 2nd at lunch in Room 218. Bring your lunch, we will begin promptly.