AHS - Daily Announcements

AHS - Daily Announcements
Posted on 12/05/2023



December 6th – Early Release Day (10:46 am dismissal)


Homeroom                          7:25 am – 7:30 am                            


 Period 1                                7:33 am – 7:58 am                                                             

Period 2                                8:01 am – 8:26 am                                             

Period 3                                8:29 am – 8:54 am                                                             

Period 4                                8:57 am – 9:22 am                                                             

Period 5                                9:25 am – 9:50 am                                                             

Period 6                                9:53 am- 10:18 am                                                             

Period 7                            10:21 am- 10:46 am


MATH TEAM: There will be math team practices on Tuesday, December 5th at 2:00 p.m. in room 1217. The meet will take place on Thursday December 7th . Please see Ms. Doherty if you have any questions.


LANGUAGE BUDDIES: Students interested in joining the Language Buddies should email Mr. Toomey at [email protected] by December 8th. The club is open to all students who are interested in exchanging languages and learning more about the cultures around them.


HOLIDAY FOOD DRIVE: AHS Project 351 and the St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry will be running a holiday food drive to restock the shelves for the holidays through December 8th. Donate non-perishable food items to the drop off boxes outside the main office. Thank you.


BEAUTY AND THE BEAST: Abington High School Drama will be presenting Disney’s Beauty and the Beast on March 14th, 15th, and 16th. Auditions will take place on December 5th at 6:00 pm. Callbacks will take place on December 6th at 6:00 pm.


FINANCIAL AID PRESENTAITON: When: Thursday, December 7, 2023 - Where: Abington High School Seminar Room - Time: 5:30pm – 6:30pm - Samantha Moran, Assistant Director of Financial Aid at Bridgewater State University, will be presenting to students and families about the Financial Aid Process on December 7th at 5:30 pm in the high school Seminar Room. There have been recent updates to FAFSA, and it is important for seniors and parents/guardians.


CO-CURRICULAR ACTIVTIES FEES: The Abington School Committee has established a co-curricular activity fee of $50 per student. This is a fee paid once each year regardless of the number of activities in which a student participates. Co-curricular user fees may be waived or reduced by submitting a free and reduced lunch application to the Assistant Superintendent. The following clubs will not be charging user fees during the 2023-2024 school year:  ABC Club, Gender Sexuality Alliance, Language Buddies, National Honor Society,  Peer Leaders, Student Council, Unified Sports, and Yearbook.


MUSIC DEPARTMENT WINTER CONCERTS: Concerts are at 7:00 pm in the Abington High School/Middle School Auditorium


Wednesday, December 13th

Band Concert – Grades 7 & 8, High School


Thursday, December 14th

Chorus Concert – Grades 7 & 8, High School


LEADERSHIP SEMINAR: The Leadership Seminar class is hosting a job fair for AHS students next Tuesday, December 12th from 8:30 AM to 10:50 AM (periods 2, 3 and BB). This event is open to students in all grades, and we will have companies ranging from Ryan's Entertainment, Linden Ponds, Starland a Lifeguard training school and more. Students will be given the option to sign up for a 20-minute time slot to visit the job fair during either period 2, period 3 or Bridge Block.


LOVE & SERVE CLUB: The Love & Serve club is starting a blessings bag drive to collect travel-sized toiletries and other necessities such as protein bars, hand warmers, and cough drops, all to be donated to the homeless shelter around the holidays. Donations can be put into the boxes in front of room 2202 and in the library. Donations will be appreciated this time of year. Thanks.