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Mission StatementOur mission is to empower students to be life-long learners and citizens by maximizing community, parent, and staff involvement while developing high expectations and achievement in a safe learning environment.
District News and Information
2021 Fall Sports Information
The fall sports season will be starting soon. In order to participate students must have all paperwork completed and fees paid. Please see this letter from activities director Alex White with all upcoming dates and fee information.
Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) Resources:
Request Assistance: P-EBT Help Form
P-EBT Hotline: 1-833-454-0153 (Monday through Friday 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.)
2020-2021 Bus Riding Information
Please read the following information from the bus garage regarding bussing requests. All students need to fill out the bussing form every year.
Transportation Information and Bussing Form
AHS Honor Roll Students
Congratulations to all students who earned a spot on the 2nd semester or 4th quarter honor roll. View the full list here.
Parents and Students,
A list of community mental health resources is linked below for anyone in need. Aitkin County Mental Health Resources
Ally Ehnstrom & Hunter Nissen named Senior Athletes of the Year
7th and 8th Grade Choir Concert
Emergency Broadband Benefit
Starting Wednesday (5/12/21) low income families will be eligible for a $50/mo reduction in their cost of broadband if they utilize a participating provider. (Most MN providers are participating). Get enrollment and qualification information here.
Social Studies Curriculum Review Underway
The review of the Minnesota Social Studies Standards is currently underway. Statewide there have been discussions regarding the proposed changes. Here is an update from the Minnesota Department of Education. See more information here.
Telephone and Internet Assistance Available to Low Income Consumers
Minnesota's Telephone ASsistance Plan (TAP) and the federal LIFELINE Program help make telephone service affordable to low-income consumers. For qualifying information and available discounts, see the full information here.
SPORTS ELIGIBILITY PACKETS
for grades 7-12 are available in the high school office. These packets need to be filled out one time each year for students participating in sports and/or fine arts activities. Sports physicals are good for 3 years. Sports fees are $100 for grades 9-12 and $55 for grades 7-8 and can be paid in the office. Be sure to get your packet and fee in BEFORE the first day of practice!
Kids Club (Formerly EXTRA!) is our before & after school programming that offers a variety of activities for children. Kids Club is open on days when school is in session. Join us to make new friends, learn new things & have fun! More Information