AMS Black Bear News

November 13, 2022

Principal's Message

AMS Families,

Good afternoon AMS! We hope you all had an opportunity to thank a service man or woman this Veteran's Day. Thank you to all the veterans who participated in our Veteran's Day assembly. Our teachers and students were honored to celebrate these brave men and women!



Mrs. Emily Harris

(256) 552-4622 ext. 3800

Family Engagement Night

Decatur City School Family Academy and PACT

  • The DCS Family Academy and PACT are hosting a event on the importance of consistency at home. The event is designed to answer these questions:
  • How does this help children? Why is inconsistency harmful to children? Why is it so hard for parents to create a consistent environment?

This Week November 7-11, 2022

Tuesday November 15: AMS Basketball at Hartselle

Annie play rehearsal after school

Wednesday November 16: Annie play rehearsal after school

Thursday November 17: AMS Basketball Home vs. East Limestone

Monday November 21-25: Thanksgiving Break


Students are encouraged to attend free tutoring sessions as needed. Students will sign in when they attend tutoring sessions. They do not have to pre-register.
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AMS Freckle Frenzy

Students can still earn "freckles" to vote for which administrator will kiss a pig at our upcoming first semester pep rally! Students can log in to Freckle through Clever on their chromebook. Every 50 minutes of practice earns a vote! Mr. Stephenson is a clear front runner!

AMS Athletics

For athletic event information, check out the Austin Athletic Calendar.

AMS Athletics

Contact Information

Mrs. Emily Harris - Principal -

Dr. Casey Lewis- Assistant Principal -

Mr. Tyler Stephenson- Assistant Principal -

Mrs. Kendria Sutherlin- Counselor-

Mrs. Somer Praytor- Counselor-