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Upcoming Events
Today
- Regular School Day
8:40 AM - 3:50 PM
4/22/2014
- 7/8 STAAR Assessments
8:40 AM - 12:40 PM
4/23/2014
- 7/8 STAAR Assessments
8:40 AM - 12:40 PM
4/29/2014
 
Campus Announcements
Marsha Miholovich Professional Support Award Winner

We are so proud of Ms. Brenda Day. Ms. Day won the Marsha Miholovich Professional Support Award at the annual Marva Collins Teaching Excellence Award Ceremony on April 14.

Ms. Day is the librarian, she teaches a seventh grade language arts class and she is the ESL teacher at Aledo Middle School.

Ms. Day------YOU ROCK!





Commissioner Approves Waivers for Four Missed Days of School

Aledo ISD experienced an unusually high number of school cancellations due to weather issues this year. According to the adopted school calendar, two of the makeup days will occur on Friday, April 18, and Monday, May 26. 

Students will attend school on April 18 and May 26.

The district requested waivers from the Texas Education Agency for the remaining number of missed days. The commissioner approved the request, so the remaining four days missed will not have to be made up. The last day of school is Thursday, June 5.

Summer School Options for Acceleration

On Tuesday, April 29, there will be a MANDATORY parent information meeting from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. regarding summer school offerings for acceleration.  The meeting will be held in the Lecture Hall at Daniel Ninth Grade Campus.  Current students in grades 8-12 will be allowed to enroll.  Courses will be offered through the Texas Virtual School Network and Texas Tech ISD.  There is a cost associated with these courses and varies from each provider.  Aledo ISD will offer Speech and Health, however other course offerings are being discussed and approved.  More information will be available at the meeting. If you have any questions, please contact Ms. Carla Turner at Daniel Ninth Grade Campus at 817-441-4504.

Current 7th Grade Students & Parents
Representatives from Aledo Middle School will meet with all seventh grade students on Tuesday, April 29 during the school day to discuss registration for next school year. Students will receive a course registration packet.

An informational parent meeting will be held on Tuesday, April 29 at 6:30 p.m. in the AMS Bearcat Den. Parents, please bring the student course registration packet with you to the meeting.

Course registration forms are due Thursday, May 8 to the Social Studies teacher.
Click here to view more information.

Current 8th Grade Students

Are you interested in participating in the student athletic training program at the high school?  Stop by the front office and pick up an application form and turn it into the front office when filled the form is completed.
New athletic training students will be working spring football practice starting April 29, so get your application turned in today!


AHS Colorguard Tryouts
Are you interested in participating in AHS Colorguard next school year?
The Colorguard Tryouts are coming soon.

Tryout Dates:  April 21, 22, 24
Location:  AHS Band Hall
Time:  4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. (April 21, 22)
          4:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. (April 24)

Click here for more details.

AMS Art Class Metal Projects
Take a look at the metal artwork that our students created. It is AMAZING!















UIL Competition-AMS Symphonic Winds
Photo: AMS Symphonic Winds -- Straight 1s at UIL!!Congratulations! Photo courtesy of AMS Band Director Ryan Johnstone

The AMS Symphonic Winds Band participated in the Region 7 UIL Band Concert and Sight-Reading Competition on April 9.  The competition was held at Burleson Centennial High School.

Our band received straight "1s" at the competition.

Congratulations Band Students!





AMS Art Projects
Check out the AMS Art Class Mask Projects!
These are made from scratch. Great job!






















Bring Your Own Device to School (BYOD)
Aledo Independent School District is committed to moving students and staff forward in a digitally-rich learning environment. As part of this vision, AISD is now allowing students to access our wireless network using their own technology tools; laptops, Smart Phones, iPads, etc. However, students must adhere to the guidelines listed on the user agreement as well as the Student Code of Conduct, the Internet Safety Policy, and the Acceptable Use Policy. With teacher approval, students may use their own devices in the classroom to access and save information from the Internet, communicate with other learners, and use the productivity tools that may be currently loaded on their device.

All students/parents must sign the BYOD Responsible User Agreement. The User Agreement will need to be turned in to the student's second period teacher. 

Click here to view/print the user agreement.

STAAR Assessment Information
Hey students, let’s get ready to ROCK the STAAR assessments.  Make sure you do the following;

*Get a good night’s rest
*Eat a healthy breakfast
*Get to school on time
*Bring a jacket and two number 2 pencils

 
You will do great because you are an AMS ROCK STAAR!!!!


  April 22 - STAAR Assessment 7th Grade Math
                 STAAR Assessment 8th Grade Social Studies
  April 23 - STAAR Assessment 7th Grade Reading
                 STAAR Assessment 8th Grade Science



12-13 AMS Report Card
Click here to view the State of Texas 2012-2013 School Report Card for Aledo Middle School. This is a report required by the Texas Legislature and prepared by the Texas Education Agency.


AMS 13/14 Slideshow - April

Additional Cheerleader Information

2014-2015 CHEERLEADER RESULTS 
Click here to view the cheerleader results.

Cheerleading Camp will be June 9 to June 13. The camp will be from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the middle school MPC.

Please check the Cheerleader Constitution for additional information.
Click here to view the cheer constitution.

AMS 13/14 Slideshow - March

AMS 13/14 Slideshow-Jan./Feb.

AMS Athletic Uniforms Online Store
The AMS Athletic Uniform Online Store is now open; www.eteamline.com. Parents will be able to order uniforms for the school year. Orders must be entered in the system by May 18, 2014 in order to receive your order before the end of the 13/14 school year.

Parents will also be able to order uniforms during the summer months.
Summer processing dates-deadline dates for order periods (where orders are sent to homes – shipping charge will be $10.00):

Sunday, June 1 – orders are processed Monday, June 2
Sunday, June 15 – orders are processed Monday, June 16
Sunday, June 29 – orders are processed Monday, June 30
Sunday, July 13 – orders are processed Monday, July 14
Sunday, July 27 – orders are processed Monday, July 28
Sunday, August 10 – orders are processed Monday, August 11

Orders processed on Sunday, August 24 (processed on Monday, August 25) will be shipped to the school, taking the shipping charge back down to $5.00.

Click here to order the Athletics/PE uniforms through TEAMLINE.
You will need to enter our password:  AMSATHLETICS

 

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