AMHS Weekly Update

January 3, 2022 - January 7, 2022

Happy New Year AMHS Community!!!

Greetings AMHS Parent and Students,


Happy New Year!!! I hope all is well with you and your family. Due to the rising number of positive cases within DeKalb County and the Metro-Atlanta area, students will engage in virtual instruction beginning on Wednesday, January 5, 2022, through Friday, January 7, 2022. Breakfast and lunch can be picked up curbside from January 5-7, 2022. Students will return to face-to-face instruction on Monday, January 10, 2022.


CLICK HERE to view DCSD's updated Readiness Response Guide 2021 (revised December 31, 2021) that aligns with the CDC's guidance published on December 29, 2021. DCSD continues to implement the CDC's mitigation strategies and other strategies to lower the risk of transmission of COVID-19 in schools. You are encouraged to review this information and encourage your family to adhere to the guidelines and protocols shared.


Please continue to check your email for updated announcements and schedules.


Thank you for your continued support,

AMHS Faculty and Staff

AMHS Student Device Pick-up- January 3-4, 2022

Students will be allowed to report to school to retrieve their devices on Monday, January 3rd, and Tuesday, January 4th of this week. Students will need to adhere to the following schedule to retrieve their laptops.
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AMHS January 5-7, 2022 Virtual Learning Schedule

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EOC Tutorials for Spring Semester Begins Tuesday, January 11th

EOC Tutorials have begun. Students are invited to attend tutorial sessions on Tuesday and Thursdays from (3:35 pm - 4:35 pm)


Tuesdays: Coordinate Algebra and American Literature


Thursdays: Biology and US History


To ensure student safety, please be sure to pick up students attending tutorials no later than 4:45 pm.

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Winter Sports are Here!!! Purchase tickets Online

Tickets for all DCSD sports can be purchased online at GOFAN. Tickets are released every Monday for that week's events. On the GOFAN site, search for Arabia Mountain High School and then complete the transaction to purchase tickets. If an event is canceled due to COVID after tickets have been purchased, your card will be refunded. Click here for details on GOFan. Go Rams!
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Class of 2022 News


Seniors, click here to complete your Class of 2022 Information Sheet!


Senior Remind Join Codes

Cap and Gown Orders from Jostens

CLICK HERE to order your cap, gown, stole, and tassel package from Jostens.
Cost: $75 (plus tax); deposit: $50
Please order by October 31, 2021. All balances must be paid by April 1, 2022.


CLICK HERE for a printable with helpful QR codes.


Please CLICK HERE for the AMHS Class of 2022 Updates. (Updates from the November 10th meeting)

COLLEGE ENTRANCE EXAMS

Parents and Scholars,


Below are the remaining dates for the ACT and SAT for the 2021-2022 school year. Students must register for the exam by visiting the ACT or College Board website.


ACT: https://www.act.org/content/act/en/products-and-services/the-act/registration.html

College Board: https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/sat/register


Parents of students who are seeking accommodations for either exam should reach out to our testing coordinator, Mr. Paris Burd at Paris_Burd@dekalbschoolsga.org.

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School Uniforms

Thank you for assisting us in maintaining the AMHS School Uniform Policy. The vast majority of our students are following the uniform policy. Please continue to remind your student to be in the appropriate school uniform daily. As a reminder, all students are expected to wear their navy Blazer each Monday for "Blazer Mondays." This is a required part of the AMHS uniform. Please review the uniform policy below with your student. Thank you in advance for assisting us with our uniform policy. Click the following link to the list of the AMHS Uniform Vendors.

Need a Chromebook

New student Chromebooks were delivered and issued last week. If your student needs a Chromebook. Please complete the DCSD Chromebook User Agreement and return it to Mr. Burd (Paris_Burd@dekalbschoolsga.org). Once the user agreement is received, the student will be assigned a Chromebook. The user agreement form is linked below.