Spending the day learning!
Congratulations to our ELL Blue Jays who completed the annual test for English proficiency this week! Score results will come back in April.
Child Development Day will be on Thursday, February 7th at Athens Elementary.
Looking forward to beginning the second semester classes at the high school.
MAP testing begins next week. Good luck testers!
Life is good at Athens High School.
There will not be any classes for the kindergarten and Pre-K classes on Feb. 7 & 8 due to Child Development Days.
Athens Elementary School can look forward to Valentine's Day-FCCLA will be back with a sweet treat!
Exciting changes for all district staff to learn how to use social media to show you our cool curriculum items.
Tonight's Wrestling Match Vs Phillips has been cancelled.
Tonight's Boys Basketball Game at Prentice has been cancelled.
Girls Middle School Basketball at Abbotsford has been cancelled for tonight.
Girls High School Basketball at Spencer has been cancelled for tonight.
The Wausau Elks Lodge is sponsoring a U.S. Constitution Contest for any senior students who are U.S. citizens. First place - $600.00, Second place - $400.00 and Third place - $200.00. The contest will be held on 2/27/19 at 4:00 PM at the Wausau Elks Lodge. www.wausauelks.com
Nominations for the Athens Distinguished Alumni Award will be accepted until January 31, 2019. Applications are available in the Athens HS office or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. We are seeking nominations from a variety of age groups, careers, volunteerism, and any other contributions made. Thanks for making a nomination!
Seniors, Winter Break is a good time to work on some scholarships. To find all of the scholarships available to Athens Students check out the following link: http://athenswi.apptegy.us/o/athens/browse/39944
Check out all of our Christmas Concerts from this year on our YouTube Channel. Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from the School District of Athens. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCAKH5sKa0GwABWKfdPDdauw?view_as=subscriber
The Wisconsin Electronic Security Association is offering 2 scholarships for sons or daughters of active duty police or fire personnel. Check out the details at www.wiesa.org/youth-scholarship-application/
Attention all High School student drivers- please park near the staff side or in the back parking lot tomorrow, Friday, December 14th to allow for parking during our Elementary Christmas Concert. Thank you.
Edgar MS and Athens MS are canceling the middle school boys basketball games for today, 12/11/18. The MSBBB teams will practice as usual from 3:30-5:30.
You are all cordially invited to Athens High School's first ever Madrigal Dinner, see link for more http://www.athens1.org/article/75932
Click on the folllowing link for a helpful resource regarding tomorrow's drill. http://redtri.com/5-tips-for-talking-to-your-child-about-lockdown-drills/.
Paper copies of the survey are also available at the district office located at 601 West Limits Road. The paper copies of the survey must be returned to Athens High School by November 15, 2018.
Please take a few minutes to participate in the search process and provide your input. Click on the link below to access and complete the short survey by November 16, 2018. Survey Link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/AthensComm2018
The American Legion offers several scholarship opportunities for graduating seniors. Get more information at http://alrawis.org/scholarships.htm
Due to a scheduled upgrade, Infinite Campus for Athens will be unavailable this Friday, October 26, 2018.
UW Superior is offering students the chance apply this week for FREE. The free application period runs from October 22 - October 26. https://www.uwsuper.edu/admissions/apply/index.cfm?cta=1
If you are attending parent teacher conferences on October 18th, come and hear about our new Mental Health Counseling services from the Center for Human Development A short parent presentation will take place at 5:30 pm and 6:30 pm. in room 123.
Based on the rain that we have received, the rain currently coming down and the forecast of rain on the way; Athens and Phillips are canceling today's Middle School Football game.
The School District of Athens students benefit from the leadership and vision of our school board. Oct. 7-13 is Wisconsin School Board Week so take time to thank these school leaders.
Please check out this link regarding ordering high school yearbooks. Please be aware this promotion tomorrow. http://view.e.jostens.com/?qs=031e2e315a874c11621fe608ecd765197bf3a2d829cae84d39c20a5694aa59b7dfbeb9e46f7516a7a75cd602b0449767313edb64b2827fb7b973ff2cedd997bdd5c06cdae3525dde5008e440dc529c1a0a7c4dfc8d2c56b4
Save A Life Tour visits Athens High School. Check out the photos from the Wausau Daily Herald. https://wdhne.ws/2POZCCC
The Wisconsin School Counselor Association awards FOUR $1,000 Scholarships to graduating seniors pursing post-secondary education. Application deadline is November 1st. Please apply at www.wscaweb.org
The 2019 Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student scholarship contest is open to any high school senior who is a US Citizen. Applicants will be judged on scholarship, leadership, and financial need. Go to https://www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/mvs.cfm to apply.
Seniors - check out this scholarship opportunity. Horatio Alger Scholarship - https://scholars.horatioalger.org/
The Athens at Colby MS Football game scheduled for today has been canceled.
Today's Cross Country Meet has been cancelled due to weather.
Due to weather concerns we are moving tomorrow’s football game up two hours. Kickoff ar 5:00.
Visit www.fancloth.com/54411/405413 to order Bluejay apparel and support the cross country team. Orders can be made online, at the high school office or by contacting a member of the cross country team. Orders are due by Friday, September 7.
Don't forget that the 6th Grade Parent Meeting is tomorrow, Tuesday August 21st at 6 pm at the Athens Middle/High School. The post cards that you may have received has the wrong date.
The new sports season is beginning. To see who we are facing and where, check out the Athletics Section on our new website http://www.athens1.org/o/athens/athletics or on the new School District of Athens App under the Athletics Tab.
Don't forget Middle and High School Registration and 6-11 students pictures is Thursday August 30th from 11 am to 7 pm.
NTC Careers Camps are district students grades 6–10. The Phillips Campus activities are scheduled for August 6–9 and Wausau Campus is August 13–17. A different career pathway will be highlighted each day–students can attend one day or all. https://www.ntc.edu/future-students/k12events/careers-camp-wausau
Marching band starts Monday, August 6 at 7:00 pm in the High School music room. We would enjoy seeing all band members join us that evening.
Parents, 6th Graders, and 9th Graders Please take some time to read over the Athens Co-Curricular Code. Check your email for more details.
Starting your back to school shopping? Here is the supply list for the 2018-19 school year. http://5il.co/46jh
There will be a special presentation from Rep. Edming and Sen. Petrowski.
The 2018 State Champion Baseball Team and Coaches, will be recognized on Wednesday, June 27 at 5:30 in the AHS Library.
The Boys Baseball team will be playing against Thorp tommorow at 9 am at Fox Cities Stadium. Let's go Jays!
Seniors are graduating tomorrow! Come join us for their celebration!
School is closed due to inclement weather!
It's another great day at the School District of Athens!
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