I hope summer is going well for each of you. Please note the following:
SCHEDULE DISTRIBUTION- Students may pick up class schedules at AMS on August 6th, between the hours of 10:00 am and 6:00 pm. Sixth graders may pick up your schedules in the gym; 7th graders in the cafeteria; 8th graders in the auditorium. Parents/Guardians must be present for students to get schedules.
EXPRESS LANE- Don't want fill out lots of paperwork and wait in line on August 6? Get your paperwork ahead of time and use our express lane. Packets may be picked up in the AMS office between July 24 and August 5. The office will be open from 8:00 until 3:00 each day. Simply pick up the paperwork, take it home and complete it, then move through our express lane on August 6. THIS WILL SIGNIFICANTLY CUT DOWN YOUR WAIT TIME ON AUGUST 6.
BACK TO SCHOOL BOOTCAMP- For 6th graders and any new 7th/8th grader. You many choose ONE of the following sessions: 9:00 until 12:00 pm OR 1:00 pm until 4:00 pm. Students will get to meet some of their teachers, review the AMS handbook, receive a tour of the school, and receive other information about AMS.
ACADEMIC TEAM INFO- Quick recall practice resumes on July 15. If you are interested in being on the Academic Team this year, but haven’t been involved yet, plan to show up between 5:30- 6:30 to get some info.
6th/7th GIRLS BASKETBALL TRYOUTS- Monday, July 15 from 10:00 am until 12:00 pm. You must have a completed KHSAA physical in order to tryout. The KHSAA physical form may be printed from our AMS website.
SUPPLY LISTS- General supply lists are posted to our website. Team lists will be available with your child's schedule.
First day of school for all students is August 14th.
Please refer to our AMS website for updates. Also, feel free to email me at firstname.lastname@example.org or call the office at 606-327-2727 for any questions.
I look forward to seeing everyone! Don’t forget to follow us on Twitter at: @the_ams and on Facebook “Ashland Middle School Tomcats.”