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ALERT
ACT for Juniors will be on March 3 as originally planned. Juniors should plan accordingly. Pre-coding will be done on Monday, March 2, 2015.

Athens Drive 5-Star Child Development Center is now enrolling for the 2015-2016 school year. Please visit our web page, download our flyer and visit our facebook page for client testimonials.

UPCOMING EVENTS

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ATHENS DRIVE HEADLINES

NEWS ARCHIVES

Athens Drive Will Hold Our Career Expo March 11, 2015
Athens Drive students will be able to participate in our Career Expo on March 11 from 9:00 am to 11:00 am in the Gym. Students will be able to interact with a variety of employers to learn about future careers, what employers are loooking for in employees and be able to network with a wide variety of business professionals.

WCPSS Releases Academic Progress Reports
WCPSS Releases Athens Drive's Academic Progress Report: You can view our Progress Report and see how our school compares to the state and the district. This report details information about our academic progress in the 2013-2014 academic year.
Summer Programs for Students
ADHS 2015 STAND WITH INTEGRITY COMPETITION

The 2015 Stand With Integrity Competition is now underway. The Athens Drive High School PTSA, Academic Integrity Committee and Honor Concil are proud to present the 2015 Competition. Students can enter to win the following Scholarships:

  • Essay Competition: $150 Scholarship Sponsored by Joseph C. Peery, Wells Fargo Advisors
  • Graphic Arts: $100 Scholarship Sponsored by Smith Sinnett Architecure
  • Video (Teams of 2 ): $150 Scholarship each and private tour of WRAL-TV, Sponsored by Joseph C. Peery, Wells Fargo Advisors

Click here for the Official rules and flyer.


ACT WorkKeys Information
The ACT Workkeys is scheduled for February 5, 2015 during 1st, 2nd and Lunch A. Below are some important resources to explain the importance of the ACT Workkeys. Students who qualify are required to take this assessment
Volunteer Information
The volunteer system will be open on MONDAYS only from 8:00 am to 4:00pm. The volunteer system will be closed on January 19. Potential volunteers can access the volunteer system at any WCPSS school. At Athens, potential volunteers can access the site in the Public Library on the campus of ADHS.

Open Letter to Families of Athens Drive: Testing Particiption Rates
This letter is an open letter from Dr. Hedrick to all families of Athens Drive. The content of the letter explains the participation rates for end-of-course testing and accountability to 2013-2014.

Athens Drive Stadium Update and Memorial Brick Campaign
Below is a graphic that shows the New Stadium Plans:

We will be breaking ground on our new stadium the last week of March, 2015!

In addition to our new stadium, Williams Stadium will also see some major improvements including a new track, handicap accessible grandstands, upgraded coaches decks by press box and a new drainage system around the field. As you know, the Athens Drive Jaguar Club is sponsoring a Memorial Brick Paver sale. This sale will continue only until the end of March so please submit your orders soon so that you have time to be part of our new stadium. If interested, please fill out the form for reserving a paver. Make checks payable to AThens Drive Jaguar Club Brick Paver. FOr questions or further information please contact Karin Evanoff at (919)244.4506 or email Karin Evanoff.



Tardy Sweeps Parent and Student Notice

Being to class on time is important for students to maximize the school day and to maximize learning. Beginning the second week of December, ADHS administration and faculty will begin conducting random tardy sweeps to promote prompt arrival to class. Please see the memo about our tardy sweeps so that you will be informed about consequences for tardies


Financial Aid Information
The Financial Aid program is designed to be a one-on-one program for students and their parents who need financial help to attend college. ADHS's Financial Aid Advisor is Mrs. Tori Sharpe who is familiar with the financial aid process and the difficulties of filling out the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). Mrs. Sharpe is located in Student Services on Tuesdays. Appointments may be made by emailing her at vsharpe@wcpss.net or stopping by Student Services. Don't miss the opportunity to learn about financial aid that is available to you and why every student going to college should submit a FAFSA.

ATHENS DRIVE ROLLS OUT SCHOOL TO COLLEGE AND CAREER INITIATIVE
Athens Drive High School's Career Technical Education Department, STEM Academies and Student Services has rolled out a section on the student page to help with College and Career Planning. Each month, we will highlight a different theme and host specific events to help support students in planning for post-secodary opportunities. Please visit our page often to see what activities we have planned for each month. Also, remember that your counselors are here and available to help you with planning for your future. In addition, you can contact Mrs. Finkbeiner, our Career Development Coordinator in the Career Center located in the ADHS Media Center.

Students Recognized by National Merit Scholars Program
The following students have been recognized by the National Merit Scholar Program:
  • Luc Spalding, National Merit Scholar Semi-finalist
  • Zoe Grimaila
  • Jennifer Li
  • Amith Mandavilli
  • Miranda Parker
  • Anumeena Sorna
  • Bette Sun
  • Cole Teander

College Reps on ADHS Campus

March 11, 2015
UNC Asheville
There will be a representative after school on this date (2:20 pm) in the Library/ Career Center.
All interested students and parents are welcome to attend.
See Mrs. Finkbeiner-CDC, if you need further information.

March 19, 2015
St. Augustine's University
There will be a representative after school on this date in the Library/ Career Center.
All interested students and parents are welcome to attend.
See Mrs. Finkbeiner-CDC, if you need further information.


Military Career Officers Visits to ADHS~ Schedule:
 
Tutoring Available Through the WELL
  • Monday-US Army
  • 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of the month-US Marines
  • 4th Tuesday of the month-US Navy
  • 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month-National Guard
  • US AirForce upon requested appointment

Students can request a Tutor through the Wade Edwards Learning Lab. Tutor Request through the WELL. Click Here to access the on-line Tutor Form.




ADHS Calendar

Frequently Used Numbers
919.233.4050- Main Office
919.233.4054- Fax
919.233.4067- Attendance
919.233.4060- Student Services
919. 233.4001-Media Center
919.233.4070- Athletics
919.854.1666-Community Schools
919.805.3030- Transportation

Counselors and Administrative Assignments
Organized by Last Names:
Last Name Begins with Administrator/ Counselor
A-D Katz / Cunningham
E-K Stallworth / Grififn
L-R Cleveland / Coats
S-Z Parrish / Hegarty

2014-2015 ADHS School Profile


 



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919.233.4050- Main Office
919.233.4054--Fax
919.233.4067- Attendance
919.805.3030- WCPSS Transportation
919.431.7404- International Families
919.233.4060- Student Services
919. 233.4001-Media Center
919.233.4070- Athletics
919.854.1666- Community Schools

Principal: Dr. James Hedrick

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