Greetings from Mr. Falvey,
I wanted to say Hello and let folks know about some good news and upcoming events here at Ardmore High School. Congratulations to:
1. The "ACT" for earning 7th place out of 50 schools in attendance at the Hattiesburg "HUB CITY" Invitational Students competed in acting and speaking events with approximately 100 competitors in each event.
Students advancing to semi finals are: Shyann Ayers and Kelly Sanabria in Duet Acting, Jessica Cajina & Abigail Stewart Duo Interpretation, Jessica Cajina Prose Interpretation, Lexie Brown Poetry Interpretation,, Antonio Rodriguez Humorous Interpretation, Nathaniel McElhiney Humorous Interpretation, Arrah Roach, standard oratory, Antonio Rodriguez & Abigail Stewart, Duet Acting
Students advancing to the finals and qualifying for the NATIONAL INDIVIDUAL EVENT TOURNAMENT OF CHAMPIONS are: Antonio Rodriguez, 2nd place humorous interpretation, Nathaniel McElhiney 6th place humorous interpretation, Abigail Stewart & Jessica Cajina 4th place Duet Acting, Jessica Cajina 3rd place Prose Interpretation, Abigail Stewart 4th place Dramatic Interpretation.
2. The following students made the SEOBDA All-District Band at the auditions on Saturday, November 7th in Durant. Caitlin Bart - 2nd Chair Tenor Sax and Landon Johnson - 8th Chair Trumpet
In addition, Caitlin and Landon qualified for the 2nd round of the OkMEA All-State audition, which will be on December 5th at Westmoore High School....BEST OF LUCK TO YOU!
3. The following students who auditioned and were accepted into All District Honor Choir:
Nakeisha Sampson, Makenzie Wallace, Antonio Rodriguez, Ethan Childs, Landon Johnson, Jason Martinez, Gerardo Carillo, Savannah Tafolla, Arrah Roach, Elizabeth Moore, Sierra Davis, Madison Tellez, Celestia Charles, Alexia Girard, Cylah Yarbrough, Taylor Shannon, Raven Davis, and Kylie Childress.
4. NMSI AP Saturday Study Sessions started last weekend with a great AHS turnout.
5. Gear Up's College APP Week is November 16-20, 2015
Teacher, students and staff are encouraged to wear jeans with their favorite college T-shirt during the week of Nov. 16-20th.
Seniors and Sophomores will be busy next week with Seniors filling out college applications during their English class. Sophomore will be touring SOTC on Tuesday, Nov. 17 for Tec Tour Day.
Happy Thanksgiving to All. GO TIGERS!
A message from AHS Yearbook Staff....Did you miss out on buying a yearbook the last few years? AHS Yearbook has several yearbooks left over from years 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013. We are selling them for $30. You can find us in Mrs. Christensen's room, number 118.