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DISTRICT NEWS In order to participate in a wide range of activities this 2014-2015 school year, the following Fee Schedule has been implemented.
• Current school year fees need to be paid by September 1, 2014. Please make all checks payable to "Amanda-Clearcreek Schools". • A minimum of 50% of prior school year fees need to be paid by January 23, 2015, the end of the first semester. • And, 100% of prior school year fees need to be paid before June 2, 2015, the end of the 2014-2015 school year.
High School Art Students Work
Samples of high school art students' work. There are drawings from Art 1, Pumpkin Show posters from Art 3, Abstract Value Drawings, pinch pot bowls, and ugly jugs.
Tree of Knowledge
Photo of the Tree of Knowledge made by the Ag Comm and Leadership Class. Each has a goal of all the students taught throughout the day. Kids designed and implemented as a team.
Wildlife and Fisheries Class
Wildlife biologist showing raptor banding and release. Awesome experience!! Thanks to USDA Wildlife Services! Bird successfully released from our school!
High School Highlights
The Amanda-Clearcreek High School has had a great start to the 2014-2015 school year! Some Highlights of our first full month of school include:
• Fire and tornado drills have been successfully completed
The first stakeholder meeting was held on September 3. Mrs. Radulovich would love to see increased participation in future stakeholder meetings
A meeting was held to coordinate PSEO students and to present dual enrollment options
The FFA held the first field trip of the school year to the Farm Science Review on Sept. 17
New forms and improved process for students to take college visit days was implemented
Administration attended the Law Update Conference
Members of the ACHS band and cheerleaders had the opportunity to participate in football Friday night on NBC4 on September 26, 2014
Good luck to the FFA students participating in the FFA District 7 Soils Competition
We wish everyone a safe and enjoyable Fairfield County Fair Break and best of luck to all of those participating in fair projects!
Wildlife and Fisheries Class
Scoring antlers using Boone and Crockett system in Wildlife and Fisheries class. This lab required students to accurately measure antlers to determine size and score. Thank you to Mr. Pelc and Mr. Montoney for their professional guidance.
A-C FFA members pose for a photo at the Falls of Ohio State Park in Indiana while attending the National FFA Convention. Pictured from left to right are: Susan Householder, Tierra Tooill, Austin Stai, Cody Roark, Tyler Hopper, Jesse Schooley and Devon Mullen >>press release
Americanism and Government Test Program Congratulations Kristen Gray for being selected as a District Winner in the Americanism and Government Test Program. Good luck on your advancement.
5:00-8:30 Parent Teacher Conferences
8:00-11:30 Parent Teacher Conferences
FFA History Maker
Josie Montoney (Junior) placed 1st at the Job Interview CDE at the State Competition on Saturday. She and Emma Dearth (Freshman) placed 1st in their division at the district competition last month and as such were eligible to compete at the state level.
Josie took 1st in the state junior division and proceeded to the final round, where she was able to secure the winner of the state competition.
The Job Interview Competition consists of correctly filling out an employment application, creating a cover letter, resume and follow up letter. Contestants also interview for a chosen position with a panel of judges.
Convention next fall. She is the first FFA member from our chapter to go on to compete nationally in the Job Interview CDE.
Attention Spring Athletes & Parents If you have not played in a Fall and/or Winter sport here at Amanda-Clearcreek, you are required to attend a MANDATORY OHSAA meeting before the Spring sports season starts. The Athletic Department is offering a meeting on February 18 at 7:00PM in the cafetorium and a meeting on February 19 at 7:00PM also in the cafetorium. Please plan to attend ONE of these two meetings. The athlete and one parent must attend one of these meetings together. Please contact Steve Evans if you need to make other arrangements or have questions concerning this mandatory meeting. Mr. Evans may be reached at 740-969-7285 or via email at Steve_Evans@amanda.k12.oh.us.
National Day of Signing Cole Genders, senior at Amanda-Clearcreek High School, will continue his football career at The University of the Cumberlands in Williamsburg, KY. He has received a full athletic scholarship and plans to major in middle childhood education. The A-C football program is very proud of Cole and wishes him the very best with his future!
Back row: Steve Evans, Athletic Director and Scott Hinton, Head Coach Seated: Abby Genders, Cole Genders, and John Genders