AMS Eagle Report

Newsletter for Parents, Students, Teachers & the Community

ER Volume 16

Nov. 30, 2015

AMS Administration Team

Principal: Melanie J. Barkley melanie.barkley@acs-k12.org

Asst. Principal: Chris Pennington chris.pennington@acs-k12.org

Admin. Asst: Darius Gilbert darius.gilbert@acs-k12.org

Counselor: LouAnn O'Rear louann.orear@acs-k12.org

Learning Support Counselor AIS/AMS: Shana Winter shana.winter@acs-k12.org

What's Happening This Week

Monday, November 30


  • AMS Basketball vs East Limestone at AHS 7B @ 4:00 G @ 5:15 8B @ 6:30
  • AHS/AMS Wrestling Practice after school at the HS 3:30pm

Tuesday, December 1

  • AMS Basketball vs Brookhaven at Home 7B @ 4:00 G @ 5:15 8B @ 6:30
  • AHS/AMS Wrestling Matches at BJHS
  • ATTENTION 7th Graders - Washington DC, Baltimore, Gettysburg 7th Grade Trip Info Meeting in Cafeteria at 7pm
  • AHS Basketball JV & V at East Limestone HS starting at 4pm

Wednesday, December 2

  • Progress Reports Home
  • AHS/AMS Wrestling Practice after school at the HS 3:30pm

Thursday, December 3

  • AHS/AMS Wrestling Practice after school at the HS 3:30pm
  • Limestone County Annual Christmas Tree Lighting and Parade at 5:30 on the Square

Friday, December 4

  • AHS Basketball All Teams vs Austin at Home starting at 4pm
  • AHS/AMS Wrestling Practice after school at the HS 3:30pm

Yearbooks are now on SALE

Yearbooks are now on sale!

$40 for a basic yearbook and $43.50 for a yearbook with personalization/name on the front. Students pay in the library. Make all checks out to AMS and please include drivers license number and phone number.

AMS is NOW COLLECTING BOX TOPS for EDUCATION

AMS is still collecting box tops. Please have students bring in their box tops to the front office with their name on the envelope.

Sign Up for One Call Now Text Message Alerts

ACS uses One Call Now to send emergency and informational notifications to keep you informed of important events, activities, and last minute changes. Athens Middle currently calls you with voice notification messages and would like to be able to send important alerts to your cell phone as text messages as well as voice messages. If you have a text message plan, these messages will be included in that plan; otherwise, standard text message charges apply. If you would like to receive text message notifications, text the word, alert, to 22300 or visit us at www.OneCallNow.com/TextAlerts. Again, to receive text message notifications, text the word, alert, that's, A, L, E, R, T, to 22300 or visit us at www.OneCallNow.com/TextAlerts. If you are located in Canada or a U. S. Territory, please text the word RESUME to (937)240-0720. If you are located in a different country, please text the word RESUME to country code +44 793-794-7401.

Dr. Henry Griggs - Orthodontics

Thank you for your continued partnership and support of Athens Middle School.

Athens Orthodontics

102 S. Malone St., Suite B
Athens, AL 35611
Phone: 256-216-1717

http://www.griggs-orthodontics.com/

UPCOMING EVENTS

AMS SEMESTER EXAM SCHEDULE

Please note that attendance is HIGHLY encouraged on these days. Make up exams will only be given on a case by case basis on Jan. 5 (Which is a teacher workday.)


Wednesday, Dec. 16

Exams given in Periods 5 & 6


Thursday, Dec. 17

Exams given in Periods 3 & 4


Friday, Dec. 18 (1/2 Day for Students)

Exams given in Periods 1 & 2

Week of Dec. 7 - 12

AMS Winter Art Show

Please join us for a reception to celebrate the artistic

accomplishments of the AMS art students. The artworks will

be on display December 12-15th. The reception will be held

on December 12th 2-4pm.

603 South Jefferson St. (256) 232-1233

AMS and AHS Choir and Band Winter Concerts

Please join the AMS Choir and Band for their winter concert on Tuesday, Dec. 8 at 7pm in the AMS Auditorium.

Then on Thursday, Dec. 10 at 7pm, please join the AHS Choir and Band for their winter concert at the AMS Auditorium.

Athens Middle

AMS Basketball

Dec. 7 vs Oak Park MS at HOME 4:30pm (Girls Only)

Dec. 7 vs Oak Park MS Away 4:30 (Boys Only)

Dec. 10 at Florence MS 4:30

Athens High School

AHS Basketball Information - http://www.athenshighbasketball.com


  • Dec. 7 - AHS Basketball All Teams vs Decatur HS at Home starting at 4pm
  • Dec. 8 - AHS Basketball All Teams vs Columbia HS at Home starting at 4pm
  • Dec. 11 - AHS Basketball All Teams @ Hartselle HS starting at 4pm


AHS Wrestling Matches


  • Dec. 8 - SHS Quad Match Carter Gym
  • Dec. 12 - Wrestling at Athens Junior High Tment
  • Dec. 12 - Southside Classic at Southside

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