WE ARE THE RAIDERS AND WE DON'T
STOP UNTIL WE'RE PROUD
September 12, 2019
The Cross Country Team will be sponsoring the Fall Dance on September 20th from 3:30 - 5:00 in the AMS Gym. DJ Doc Lee will be spinning the tunes and refreshments will be sold. Permission slips are now available in the Main Office, Library, and your Homeroom teacher will have them as well. They are due back September 18th. Permission slips will not be accepted after September 18th.
AMS Volleyball players will be dismissed today on A bell. AMS Football will be dismissed today on A bell. AMS XC will need to be dismissed at 2:50 today.
There will be an FFA Member Chapter Meeting today during Discovery. You should have signed up to attend.
FFA members are encouraged to attend the Alumni meeting tonight at ACHS with their parents or guardians at 7:00 PM at ACHS. This is for anyone who is interested in supporting Appomattox FFA.
Mrs. Torrence and Mrs. Hodges Teen Time in the Light will be meeting this Friday from 3:30 - 5:00.
Our Fall picture day will be next Wednesday, September 18th.
In order to help those out who were affected by Hurricane Dorian, Mrs. Torrence and Mrs. Hodges and the Teen Time in the Light Group will be collecting items from ANYONE who wishes to donate!!! They will be collecting through September 27th!! Some ideas include trash bags, personal items such as tooth paste and toothbrushes, pet items such as food, baby items such as diapers and wipes, batteries, flashlights, gloves and canned goods. Thanks to any and everyone who want to help bless those who have lost so much from the hurricane.
Do you like gift cards? What about ice cream? By selling our PTO raffle tickets, you have a chance to win gift cards and to participate in an ice cream party. Plan to sell at least 10 tickets between now and September 25th. Here is how: bring in the permission form signed by your parent, receive 10 tickets to sell, return the ticket stubs and the money to Mrs. Totty. Once you sell 10 tickets, you will automatically be eligible to attend the ice cream party. If one of the tickets you sell is selected as a winner, you win a gift card. Tickets are due back by September 25th. The drawing takes place on October 1st.
Any student who is interested in running for one of the major SCA offices: President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer may pick up recommendations in the Main Office. Students must have three references (teachers, coaches, etc.) before they will be allowed to run for office. Only 8th grade students may run for President or Vice President. 7th grade students may run for secretary. 6th grade students may run for Treasurer. Applications may be submitted to either Mrs. Thomson or Mr. Maitland. All applications are due by Friday, September 13th.
Girls JV Soccer Strength and Conditioning in the High School Weight Room will be Monday through Thursday from 4:30 - 6:00 pm. For those who wish to participate, please bring appropriate attire and running shoes. You will also need a note from home to ride the Activity Bus to the high school.
Happy Birthday today to Lillian Allen, John Estes, Brody Meador, and Ella Schmutz!
Today's Lunch – Popcorn Chicken and Hot Roll, Beef Enchilada, Chicken Filet on Whole Grain Bun, French Fries, Tossed Salad, Veggie Bag/Dip, Fruit Cup, Fresh Fruit, Variety of Flavored Milk.
Friday's Breakfast – Sausage Biscuit, OR Choice of Pillsbury Variety, or Pop Tart and Graham Crackers or Cereal Variety and Graham Crackers, or Cereal Bar and Graham Crackers each day, with Fruit, Juice, and Milk.Have a great Thursday!