AMS Black Bear News

May 7, 2023

Principal's Message

AMS Families,

Good afternoon AMS! We had an arts filled week, starting with our band concert and ending with an impressive performance by our AMS choir. Our drama students will present their Spring musical, Spongebob this coming week! We are so proud of all our talented students.

This week is Teacher Appreciation Week, and we look forward to celebrating the hard work and dedication of all of the fabulous staff at Austin Middle School!



Mrs. Emily Harris

(256) 552-4622 ext. 3800

AMS New Teacher of the Year!

Congratulations Mrs. Asher, our new teacher of the year! Mrs. Asher goes above and beyond every day to help students succeed and build a love of science! Thank you, Mrs. Asher for all you do!

Parent Survey

Parents, please take a moment to complete the following survey:

The Spongebob Musical

Come enjoy our Spring musical and support our talented drama students this week! Show times are Friday, May 12 at 7pm, Saturday May, 13 at 2pm and 6:30pm. Tickets are $5 at the door, and they can be purchased on the S2 app.

Math Homework

Remember students must complete 50 minutes of Focused Freckle math practice each week as homework. Keep up the great work!

Ask your student to show you how they access their math practice through Freckle.

Student Athletes

Is your student interested in playing school sports? Students must have a DragonFly account with a current physical in order to participate in school sports. We will soon be sending information for many Fall Sports. Please review the information regarding DragonFly and follow the link for a copy of the paperwork for your child's physical.

AMS Girls' Basketball

AMS Girls' basketball tryouts are May 10, 2023 at 4 pm in the AMS Gym. Students must have a current physical and DragonFly account to tryout.

AMS Football Optional Conditioning

7th and 8th grade football will have optional workouts Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday until 5pm. We will send messages with any updates should the schedule change. Please contact with any questions.
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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-