AMHS Weekly Update

November 29, 2021 - December 4, 2021

Cognia Family and Community Stakeholder Survey

The DeKalb County School District (DCSD) is currently undergoing an accreditation renewal process. We are seeking your input on the Cognia Accreditation Renewal Stakeholder Feedback Survey. If you did not have the opportunity to complete the survey in September, please take an opportunity to provide us with your feedback using the survey link or QR Code below.


https://survey.sogosurvey.com/r/eY7O00

The survey is now open and will close on Friday, December 3, 2021, at 5:00 pm.

School Picture Make-Up Day- Wednesday, December 1st

ATTENTION STUDENTS, Picture Make-Up day will take place Wednesday, December 1st. Students will be allowed to take pictures during their ELA class. The pictures will be used in this year's yearbook as well as to create their student IDs. Therefore it is imperative that students are to wear the following:


Freshmen--White polo shirt w/ the AMHS Logo

Sophomores--Green polo shirt w/ the AMHS Logo

Juniors-- Navy polo shirt w/ the AMHS Logo

Seniors -- any school-appropriate uniform shirt w/ the AMHS Logo


If your student missed the first round of photos, please mark your calendars for December 1st!

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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)

Georgia Apply To College Month

Georgia Apply to College is part of the American College Application Campaign, a national initiative of ACT's Center for Equity in Learning to increase the number of students accessing postsecondary education. GAC is sponsored by the Georgia Student Finance Commission and is supported by Communities in Schools of Georgia, the Georgia Department of Education, the Georgia Independent College Association, the Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education, the Technical College System of Georgia, and the University System of Georgia.


The goal of Georgia Apply to College (GAC) is to provide all Georgia high school seniors with the opportunity to apply to college with a focus on providing assistance to first-generation and underrepresented students as they navigate the college application process. The deadline to apply is Tuesday, November 30th.


See participating Colleges and Universities below. Click here to Learn More.

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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.