AHS PTSA Coffee Talk 9-2-22 - Shared screen with speaker view
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Good morning and Welcome!
Introduction PTSA meeting - for all information on PTSA, you can visit ptsaahs.com
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If you go down to the bottom of the screen next to the microphone, there should be a little arrow that will allow you to check audio.
Still lots of time to join PTSA at https://www.ptsaahs.com/
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Homecoming Spirit Week - These days will also be available on Allatoona social media - we will share this weekend and on through next week.
We are new to AHS and joined the PTSA. Looking forward to the tailgate but not sure about how to get a membership card
PTSA will have a record of your membership and should send you your digital card. But you can contact them via email at email@example.com
Our first graduating class will be here tonight for the game vs Cartersville at 7:30 PM
9th football was on campus vs Cherokee last night
Softball had Senior Night last night.
Band has been preparing for The Conquest in September.
If you need info on clubs and organizations, please see https://www.cobbk12.org/allatoona/page/602/clubs-and-organizations
Info from Mr. Christian Barnes - AP testing, Safety & Security, 99% of staff is trained on Centegix (security badge alert system), A-C discipline
FALL AP classes will begin registering for AP exams soon... Students will sign up for AP Classroom, then decide yes, no, or undecided for taking AP exam, THEN pay through MyPaymentsPlus (should post to be able to pay by mid-September)
Don't worry - we will overcommunicate. We always do. :)
Fall students - NOVEMBER 8th is deadline to pay for Fall student exams
$97 exam fee... After November 8th, additional fee of $40. Plus, every student must pay one time fee of $15.
Fire drills take place monthly; severe weather drills take place multiple times per year; code red drills take place multiple times per year. When we do code red drills, we WILL notify you at the beginning of the drill so that you KNOW it is a DRILL.
Dr. Jason Faklaris - if you have a 9th grader who is taking Algebra I or Biology; if you have an 11th grader who is taking American Lit or U.S. History... They will be taking EOCs at the end of this semester.
Some parking places are still available. Parking info is here - https://www.cobbk12.org/allatoona/page/57881/parking-information
Parking for next semester - we will send out info last two weeks of this semester.
Pickup/drop-off parking in the afternoons - Car rider line in front of school works its way back to 92. Or you can park in stadium lot and text your student.
During events, larger volume. We do guided parking during football.
In the future will the school offer driver training courses for students in the summer or during breaks?
Parking on campus during football games is a $5 donation to band.
Student Buc Pass gets in free!
We paid for Buc passes but not sure how to get them.
Buc Passes can be picked up by your student in Keith Hansen's classroom (#1113) any time during the day. :)
Driver training courses info is available here - https://mariettacommunityschool.ce.eleyo.com/driversed
Mr. Christopher Murray - working on PSAT currently - ALL 10th graders will take this. 9th and 11th graders can also take this if they register and pay $18. Info available here - https://www.cobbk12.org/allatoona/_ci/p/72835
Mrs. Carrie O'Connor - scheduling and grades. First 6 weeks grades come to a close next Friday. This means that the grades will be posted in Synergy/ParentVue.
Homecoming Dance - Saturday, 9/10 - tickets are $30 per person. Buc Pass is free. ALL students MUST do a behavior contract though - Buc Pass holders fill out at HELM desk in cafeteria.
Synergy got upgrade over the Summer.
If things look a little off, please let teachers know. This is a learning process for everyone.
Kristi Turner - Counseling Department Co-Chair
Senior Parent Meeting took place on Tuesday, 8/30 - slides are available on https://www.cobbk12.org/allatoona/page/29239/12th-grade-information
Senior Meetings are in progress.
Junior Meetings will begin in October.
9th and 10th Grade Parent Night will be on September 20th.
I need to drop off for a work meeting. This was a very informative. Thank you!
Have a great day - #GoBucs
Will the final exam exemption for attendance return this year?
We cannot do a final exam exemption this year.
What day will the tickets be delivered? I missed it.
Will that helm desk be available next week to take care of these things?
Will there be any activities (eg games) other than dancing at homecoming?
What is the dress code for homecoming?
In addition to dress code - mask OK?
Thanks so much!
Thanks so much!!
See you all soon...