COMING UP THIS WEEK
Friday, Oct. 26th: Early dismissal
On Friday, October 26th, school will be dismissed early at 1 pm. Buses will begin the afternoon routes at 1:10 pm. On E schedule days, regular hot lunch from Taher is not available. An AHA student group sells pizza from Richfield-based American Pie for $1.50 a slice. Students must pay with cash and are unable to use their school lunch account on these days.
Friday, Oct. 26th: Fall Play opens
See the fall play! The Crucible by Arthur Miller opens on Friday, October 26th. Tickets are $10/adults and $5/students and seniors. Email (preferred) or call 612-798-2612 for tickets.
Wednesday, Oct. 31st: PLC schedule
As a reminder, Professional Learning Community (PLC) days allow teachers to gather before school for department and grade-level meetings. School starts late for students at 8:25 a.m. Buses run at their regular times, and there's supervision at school for students who arrive early.
Friday, Nov 2nd: Parent Breakfast - Be part of it!
Requests have been made for an additional session! We hope you'll join us at school on Friday, November 2nd from 7:30 - 8:30 am to hear from school leadership about exciting future initiatives planned for AHA and how your child will benefit. A continental breakfast will be served. Kindly RSVP via email so we can plan accordingly.
State Soccer Tournament Information
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Congratulations to both boys and girls for winning their quarterfinal games at the State Soccer Tournament!! Both teams will advance to the semifinal games on Tuesday, October 30th and the information you will need is provided below.
Games are at U.S. Bank Stadium on Tuesday, October 30th:
- Girls vs. Mahtomedi @ 12:00PM
- Boys vs. Bemidji @ 6:00PM
All students may be out of uniform and in school colors/spirit wear on Tuesday 10/30. Students may also wear spirit wear on Friday 11/2 if they advance to the championship.
MSHSL is only selling advanced tickets online. Click here for instructions.
Permission slip found here needs to be completed for all scenarios provided below.
AHA will provide fan buses for the game within the school day. In order to ride the fan bus, a student must have a signed permission slip with $10.00 cash or check turned in at front desk by 1:30pm on Monday 10/29. Slips can be turned in at front desk on Friday or Monday between 7am and 11:30am.
Buses will depart on Tuesday at 11:15am with projected return by 2:30pm. Students should plan to eat at the game or bring their own lunch. Regular buses will run at 2:40pm.
For those students choosing to remain at the school, we will have an E schedule with 1:00PM release. For those students who will be riding buses home AHA will provide a supervised study hall from 1:00 – 2:40PM.
Student permission for those attending game during school but not riding fan bus:
Tuesday - Students who return signed permission slip to attend Tuesday's noon game will be released from classes at 11am. Students are expected to attend class prior to the leave time. Permission slips for these students may be turned in to the front desk between 7am -11:30am on Friday 10/26 or Monday 10/29.
Wednesday - Should AHA play in 3rd place game at 8am for girls and/or 10am game for boys a permission slip is still needed. Please indicate this option when you sign in advance on one permission form.
FOR LIABILITY PURPOSES, TO LEAVE SCHOOL A STUDENT MUST HAVE A SIGNED PERMISSION SLIP TURNED IN. NO PHONE CALLS WILL BE ACCEPTED.
Dependent on the outcome of Tuesday's games, the teams could play on either Wednesday or Friday.
Wednesday (3rd place) - Should AHA play in 3rd place game at 8am for girls and/or 10am game for boys a permission slip is still needed. Please indicate this option when you sign in advance on one permission form.
Girls game would be at 8:00AM and boys game at 10:00AM. Due to early bus routes, fan buses will not be offerred this day but students who wish to attend with parents permission would attend games and return to school by 1:00PM for periods 6 and 7. MUST SIGN PERMISSION SLIP IN ADVANCE AS NOTED ABOVE.
Friday (Championship) - Games would be at 10:00 am for Girls and 12:30pm for Boys. Information for this scenario would be sent out Wednesday morning.