Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Associate Degree on the Weekend

Here is an article featuring a new program by Calhoun. Click here for the article.

Friday, May 25, 2012

7-Day Forecast for Latitude 34.85°N and Longitude 87.05°W (Elev. 699 ft)

So far the weather looks great!
7-Day Forecast for Latitude 34.85°N and Longitude 87.05°W (Elev. 699 ft)

Alert Now Message

Hello, this is Tommy Hunter, principal at Ardmore High School. School is out and summer has started and I know everyone wants their report cards. If your child brought a self-addressed envelope we will mail report cards, hopefully on Friday. If not, the office will be open from 8:00-11:30 and 12:30-5:00 Tuesday May 19- Thursday, May 31. I hope everyone has a great summer.

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Alert Now Message

Hello, this is Tommy Hunter, principal at Ardmore High School. As you know we are administering our second day of semester exams on Thursday, May 24. I just wanted to remind you of a couple of things. First, remember we are on an extended schedule in order to give plenty of time. We will be administering 1st, 3rd, 5th, and 7th period exams on Thursday. Second, in order to protect the testing environment students must remain in class during the entire testing period. Please check the schedule on the website so you know the times you are able to check out your students.

Tuesday, May 22, 2012

State Superintendent Addresses Challenges

State School Superintendent addresses education challenges

Monday, May 21, 2012

Summer Reading Challenge

The Alabama State Department of Education has a new program to encourage students to read during the summer. Check out the link .

Monday, May 14, 2012

Alert Now Call May 14

Hello, my name is Tommy Hunter, principal at Ardmore High School. This call is concerning athletic physicals to be given Wednesday, May 16 in the new gym. Students currently in grades 6-11 will need to be here at 4:00 p.m. The 5th graders from Johnson and Cedar Hill will be here at 5:00. Any student planning on participating in sports at Ardmore High School for the 2012-2013 school year will need to participate in these physicals.

Thursday, May 10, 2012

Ardmore Recognized

U.S. News and World Report recently ranked high schools across the nation. Ardmore High School was given a Bronze ranking which by their defintion constitutes a "High-performing schools based on state exam performance." The rankings are based upon test scores and the percentage of low-income students. This is a great honor for our students. Three schools in Limestone County were given a Bronze Award. Approximately 78% of schools are not given any recognition. To see Ardmore's official ranking please visit click here.

Great Human Interest Story

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Tuesday, May 8, 2012

Heart of A Teacher

Here is a great link in honor of Teacher Appreciation Week. Click here for the link.

Monday, May 7, 2012

Golf Team Going to State

Here is a link to a News Courier article concerning our golf team. Click here.

New Testing?

Here is an article concerning the state superintendent's plan to overhaul the testing system in Alabama. Click here for the article.

Thursday, May 3, 2012

Going to College?

Here is an article about what you should know how to do before you move off to college. Click here for the article.

Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Article Concerning Possible Alabama Calendar

Here is an article link to the News Courier concerning the state legislature passing a bill pertaining to school calendars. Click here for the article.

Alabama Budget

Here is an article to keep up with what is happening with the Alabama education budget. Click here for the article.