Posted Date: 08/25/2017
Parent-Teacher Conferences are Wednesday evening October 16th from 5-8pm and Thursday, October 17th from 7:30am-11:30am and 12:00pm to 3:00pm Please see the following link for information and printable maps HERE
Testing Day and Career Fair Testing Day and Career Fair Schedule: Wednesday, October 16 This is a national test day for the PSAT and we offer other options as well for all 9th-11th graders. For the morning, students were given the following options: 9th (PSAT, PreACT), 10th (PSAT, PreACT), 11th (PSAT, ASVAB or Practice ACT). In the afternoon, we will host the Career Fair where students will attend 3 sessions of careers. Students have already signed up and will receive their schedules for the afternoon on Oct 16th.
Congratulations to Homecoming King Nate Brightup and Queen Mallorie Reimer!!
Navigating Life in the Digital Age-
2019 Spirit Shirts "All Roads Lead to Andover Central High School" are for sale now until October 14th! You can buy yours HERE
Boo Grams- It's Boo Gram season!! Show your friends/teachers/students you are thinking of them by sending them a special treat at school. Treats range from $1-$3 and will be sold during all lunches October 14th-28th. You can also print off the order form and turn in to the ACHS office. A printable order form and more information can be found HERE *All proceeds benefit the Vocational Resource Class
Regional Tennis Results- The Jaguar tennis team placed 4th in Regionals at Ark City on Saturday. Jazzy Williams and Hilary Tallman placed 3rd in doubles and Anna Strickland was 5th in Singles. These three players have qualified for the 5A State Tennis Tournament in Pittsburg on Friday and Saturday. Go Jags!
Football- See www.centralgridiron.com for more news, info, stats, scores, and everything Jaguar football
Picture Retakes will be Tuesday, October 15th from 7:30a-9:30a in the Choir Rm.
Want to order a Fathead of your favorite Senior? STUCO will be taking orders of any senior in any FALL sport or activity through October 15th. They are $5.00 each. The order form can be found HERE Money can be turned into the school office.
ACT Prep Class- ACHS will host an ACT Prep class presented by Carolyn DeVane on Thursday, October 17 from 8:30-12:45 in the ACHS Library. This is our day-time conference day, so students do not have school! The cost is $55. This class includes practical and relevant information on how to increase your ACT score. It shows you how to control the test and not let it control you! The workshop covers what will be on the test and how to master test-taking techniques. This class is not a practice test! Learn general ideas about the ACT as a whole and the individual tests: English- Learn what ACT test-writers are looking for and how to approach different types of questions. Math- Learn what problem-solving skills and math skills you need. Reading - Learn your best method for doing well on ACT reading. Science- Learn common question types and what’s really required to do well. The link to register is HERE
Immunizations due in the Health Office to avoid exclusion- Andover Public Schools is requiring this documentation to be in the health offices no later than the end of school on October 15th, and before attending classes on October 16th. All students who are not completely immunized will be excluded from school after October 15th, until such time that their parent/guardian provides the school with a copy of their completed immunization record. This is in accordance with KSA 72-5209, 72-5211A, and the Andover School Board policy. Your child may return to school after presenting his/her completed immunization records to the Health Room personnel. Letters have gone out to students needing immunizations.
Interested in a career in the medical field? Join us for "Doc for a Day" at the University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita, Saturday, November 2 7:30a-noon. The fee is $17 per student and includes breakfast, a t-shirt and all materials needed for hands-on sessions. Registration is limited to 100 students and the deadline is October 14th. Additional information and registration forms can be found HERE.
ATTENTION PARENTS/GUARDIANS: Please make sure your phone numbers are correct in PowerSchool. These are very important to keep updated for emergencies. Thank you for your cooperation.
Happy Birthday today to Pallas Adams, Wyatt Chaney, Seth Clark, Darren Bentley and Sarah Wilborn!!