Bell Schedules for Athens Drive: 1 Hour Delay | 2 Hour Delay | Regular Bell Schedule | Early Release

NOTICE: 1st Quarter Progress Reports go home Monday, September 29.
ADHS Mission: The mission of ADHS is to educate every child with a relevant, rigorous curriculum which fosters positive relationships and prepares every student to be responsible and productive world citizens, able to manage future challenges.
Policy Updates for 2014-2015
Freshman Camp Documents

Please make sure that you familiarize yourself with the policies and procedures for Athens Drive High School. Below are policy updates that students will learn about the first week of school:


Here are documents and links that were referenced in the parent session for Freshman Camp:

Parking and Lunch Pass Information
2014-2015 Athletic Information
  Visit our Athletics web site for up-to-date information about coaches and practice schedules
Athens Drive Stadium Update
The new Athens stadium is moving along as planned with a start date to break ground early this coming year. In addition to a brand new stadium, parking lot, concession building, bathrooms and ticket booth our Williams Stadium will also see new improvements starting late next spring. In addition to other items, Williams Stadium will finally be upgraded with ADA accessible grand stands and a brand new track. Please feel free to stop by the main office to see the new plans for our stadium.

Also coming soon, Athens Jag Club will sponsor a personalized engraved brick project. Bricks ranging in size from 4x8, 8x8 and 12x24 will be available for sale and will be permanently installed in the walkway of our new stadium. Keep posted on information about this upcoming sale.

For question or concerns please contact: Karin Evanoff



State Rolls Out Credit By Demonstrated Mastery
Starting in 2015, students will be able to earn credit for a course without spending a set number of hours taking the course in a classroom. Under the state’s new Credit by Demonstrated Mastery (CDM) option, uniquely qualified students may “test out” or bypass a course if they have already mastered the content. Parents and Students can learn more about Credit By Demostrated Mastery, including dates for Information sessions at the WCPSS web site and from your counselor.

HEALTH SCIENCE and HOSA Sponsor Annual Blood Drive ASVAB Thursday, November 13, 2014 7:25am-10:25am Auditorium
REX Blood Drive is confirmed is Wednesday October 8, 2014. 8 am to 1 pm. Check back soon for updates and sign up information.
Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) is a multiple choice test, offered to Athens Drive high school students when they are in the 10th, 11th and 12th grades. Please see Mrs. Finkbeiner-CDC in the Career Center for an Overview Guide and confirmation of online registration.

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
Swim Team Interest Meeting will be held on October 1, 2014 in Mr. Barry's room (2720) during A Lunch. See Mr. Barry with any questions.


September 13-14 we had several students participate in the annual ArtSpark Sidewalk Painting on Fayetteville in downtown Raleigh. Our students did awesome work! For the second year in a row Athens won "Best Overall" for one of our squares. Madeline Denton earned this recognition. Students who participated are
  • Madeline Denton
  • Kayla Biesaga
  • Sarah Knierim
  • Tori Murray, Cheyenne Caza-Hohol and Anna Boshoff
  • Kirsten Wesselow collaborated with Holly Springs High to create an Art History based design!!!!

The Athens Drive Arts Department is extremely proud of the creativity, committment, and hard work that went into "giving up" a Saturday, battling the rain and aching backs and knees and getting down and dirty for Athens!!!

Are you interested in careers in the STEM fields? Do you want to know more about environment, health care, energy and sustainability? Check out the STEM Academy Lunch and Learn series happening during SMART lunches on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month.

  • Wednesday, October 1st: Rachel McIntosh-Kastrinsky, an Environmental Health Fellow at the EPA, will give a talk about Urban Heat Islands and the effects of heat on public health. Attendees will also take part in a fun, outdoor activity that has you measuring the concept of heat islands.
  • Wednesday, October 15th: Several engineers from Caterpillar (makers of the cool machines you see on the side of the road at construction sites, among other things) will discuss their jobs and lead you in an engineering activity.
  • Wednesday, November 5th: Dr. Gayle Hagler, an Environmental engineer at EPA, will talk about air pollution near roadways and how this pollution can be measured. She'll talk about the concept of citizen science and lead you in a cool activity in which you will build low-cost air quality monitors. Unfortunately, you can't take them home, but she can tell you where to buy the parts if you want to build one to keep later

Athens Drive High School Jag Club Memorial Brick Campaign
The Athens Drive Jaguar Club would like to invite you to participate in the construction of our new stadium by purchasing a personalized engraved brick paver that will be a permanent part of the new stadium walkway. See order form attached. If interested, please fill out the form for reserving a paver. Make checks payable to the Athens Drive Jaguar Club Brick Paver. For questions or further information please contact Karin Evanoff at (191)244-4506 or contact Karin Evanoff.

News from Student Services
  • Senior conferences on September 15, 2014. Please stop by Student Services after Sptember 10, 2014 to see a schedule of conferences.
  • The PSAT is scheduled for Wednesday, October 15, 2014. All 10th graders will be required to take the PSAT.
  • 11th graders will be able to take the PSAT at a charge of $14. Juniors who are interested in taking the PSAT can access Student Services website for a registration form or come to Student Services to pick a registration form. The deadline for Juniors wnatin to sign up for the PSAT is September 30, 2014. PSAT FORM

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.

Athens Drive Bands'

2nd Annual Mattress Sale Fundraiser!!!

Saturday, November 15, 2014


The Athens Drive High School Band program will be sponsoring our 2nd Annual Mattress Sale Fundraiser on

Saturday, November 15, 2014.

Name brand (Restonic, Simmons) mattress sets will be sold at 30-60% below retail prices. These are all top quality, brand new mattresses with full factory warranties. All sizes and price ranges from $199 to $2,499.

Delivery is available. Lay away options available. Floor models will be displayed in the Athens Drive High School Gym on Saturday, November 15, 10am-5pm. The SALE is ONE DAY ONLY!!!

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


Professional Learning Teams at Athens Drive High School
Professioal Learning Team Agendas
Professional Learning Team Minutes

Quick Links




1420 Athens Drive, Raleigh, NC 27606-2427 

919.233.4050- Main Office
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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