AMS Eagle Report

Newsletter for Parents, Students, Teachers & the Community

PR Volume 3

Aug. 31, 2015

AMS Administration Team

Principal: Melanie J. Barkley

Asst. Principal: Chris Pennington

Admin. Asst: Darius Gilbert

Counselor: LouAnn O'Rear

Learning Support Counselor AIS/AMS: Shana Winter

What's Happening This Week

Monday, August 31

  • AMS Volleyball vs. Oak Park at Oak Park 4:30pm
  • AHS Freshman Football vs Sparkman 9th GR. @ Sparkman HS 6pm
  • AMS MUM Fundraiser Money Collected

AMS Spirit Wear - ON SALE

Spirit T Shirt Sales begin at AMS and will continue until Sept. 1
Short Sleeve is $12 and Long Sleeve is $15
Here is a printable order form. Spirit Shirt Order Form

Mum Sale Money Collected

Tuesday, Sept. 1

  • AMS Volleyball vs Ardmore/West Limestone at AMS 4pm Tickets $5
  • AHS JV Volleyball vs West Limestone/Decatur at Decatur HS 4:30
  • AHS Varsity Volleyball vs Decatur at DHS 6:30
  • AMS MUM Fundraiser Money Collected

Wednesday, Sept. 2

  • Grades 5-12 Progress Reports and 8th Grade ASPIRE Results from Last year will go home with Students

Thursday, Sept. 3

  • AMS Volleyball vs Athens Bible at Athens Bible 4pm
  • AMS FB vs Hartselle at AMS 7th - 5pm 8th - 6:30pm Tickets $5

Friday, Sept. 4

  • AHS Football vs Hartselle at HHS 7pm

PE Uniforms FOR SALE

The PE Department is selling PE Uniforms for $20 THIS IS THE LAST week for students who have PE this semester.

AMS Mum Fundraiser Information - LAST CHANCE - MONEY DUE

  • The mum sale has gone so well we are extending it until Monday, Aug. 31st. Forms and money are being collected Monday and Tuesday of this week and will be collected again Monday (31st) and Tuesday (1st) of next week.
  • If your child needs more order forms, they may get those in the front office.
  • Four colors will be available: Yellow, Bronze, Red, and Purple
  • The mums will be in a 10-inch pot this year. You might mention that this is a bigger pot than last year’s 8-inch pot.
  • The price will be $12.00 each.
  • All money should be collected when the order is taken.
  • Checks are accepted. Please make checks to AMS and be sure there is a valid phone number on the check.
  • Mums will be delivered around the beginning of October. Information will be sent home when the exact date is set. Parents MUST pick up the entire order on the delivery date.
Prizes: Prizes are based on the total number of mums sold and are as follows:
*1st place: $100 gift card

*2nd place: $75 gift card

*3rd place: $50 gift card

*4th place: $25 gift card

*5th place: $10 gift card

  • All students who sell at least five mums will receive a coupon for a free drink from any AMS sports concession stand.


Week of Sept. 7-12

Athens Middle

AMS Volleyball Games

Tues., Sept. 8 Cedar Ridge/Decatur Heritage at Home 4pm

Thru., Sept. 10 Madison Academy/Athens Bible at Home 4pm

Sat. Sept. 12 Elkmont Tment at Elkmont HS

AMS Football Game

Thursday, Sept. 10 at Oak Park 7th 5pm - 8th 6:30pm

Athens High School

AHS Volleyball

JV - Thur, Sept. 10 at Florence HS

Varsity - Tues., Sept. 8 at Elkmont HS

Thurs., Sept. 10 at Florence HS

AHS Football

Freshman: Monday, Sept. 7 at Brewer 6:30

JV - Monday, Sept. 7 vs Hartselle at Home 6:30

Varsity - Friday, Sept. 11 vs Decatur at Home 7pm


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