Parent Letter 2016-2017
For detailed information on school opening, lunches, lockers, etc....
Please read the Parent Letter 2016-2017

ANNOUNCEMENTS


Understanding the College Application Process for Senior Parents (Fall College Night) - Sept. 22nd
Fall College Night will be held on Thursday, September 22nd  at 7:00 pm in the High School Auditorium.  A presentation on the pros and cons of early decision and early action will be directed at seniors who are planning on applying early to college and to those who are considering this option. In addition, counselors will review the procedures for students to follow in submitting applications and requesting transcripts, school reports, and teacher recommendations. This workshop offers students and parents a chance to review the steps and to have any general questions answered.
Please contact counselor Jen Gabel with questions- jgabel@abschools.org.

Back to School Night - September 29th
ABRHS Back-To-School Night will take place on Thursday evening, September 29th. The evening will begin with Principal Campbell's remarks in the auditorium at 6:50 pm. Parents of freshmen and new students are encouraged to attend this portion of the evening.
 
Starting at 7:10 pm, parents will follow their child's schedule simulating a school day beginning with first period. Each class will be approximately 10 minutes long giving teachers the opportunity to introduce themselves and a brief overview of the class. Student volunteers will be on hand to assist parents in finding their way around the high school.

Safety and Security - New Exterior Door Locking Policy
Beginning Tuesday, October 4, all exterior doors at the high school except the front door will be locked during the school day (approximately 7:23-2:18). The doors listed below are equipped with key pads that allow students to enter using their lunch pin numbers. If students don't know their lunch pin number, you can log into the Parent Portal and find it under My Schedule.
  • Southwest Stair Tower (outside Room 168W)
  • West Patio Entrance (outside Room 276W)
  • Gazebo Entrance (outside wood shop)
  • Tennis Court Entrance (below room 104E)
  • Flag Pole Entrance (outside room 124E)
Everyone other than high school students and staff will enter through the front door during the school day. Questions? Contact Dean Peter Cavanaugh (pcavanaugh@abschools.org).