Senior Citizen Luncheon Information

Archbold High School is proud to announce the 4th Annual Senior Citizen Luncheon on Friday, April 25th, 2014 to begin at 11:30 am, in the Archbold High School Gymnasium.  This event is free and open to any senior citizen living in the Archbold Area Local School District.

 The students, staff, and administration of Archbold High School recognize the important role that senior citizens play in our schools.  Their support is vital in creating an environment that helps our students grow and mature into the next generation of community leaders.  To show our appreciation for their support, we invite them to this appreciation luncheon.

 To attend this event, please contact Andrea Oyer and make your reservation: email ( or by phone (419) 445-5579 extension 1205.  All reservations must be received by Monday, April 21, 2014 at 12:00pm.

April 22 - District sponsored Community Meal

April 25 - Senior Citizen Luncheon at 11:30 AM

Chorale Students Qualify for State Competition!

On March 8th, the Archbold Men’s Chorus, Archbold Women’s Chorus, and the Archbold Chorale competed in adjudicated competition at Archbold High School.  The Archbold Men's Chorus, Archbold Women's Chorus, and the Archbold Chorale all received a Superior Rating (I) and have qualified for State Competition.  This marks the seventh consecutive year that choirs from Archbold have qualified for State competition.  Congratulations to these talented students for their superior work!

Students Selected for District I Honors Choir

Congratulations to the following choir students selected to represent Archbold for the 2014 Ohio Music Education Association District 1 High School Honors Choir:


Front Row (from left):  Hope Nofziger, Karis Kindinger, Sid Ramirez, Moriah Reichert, and Moriah Rosales.
Second Row (from left): Ellie Rupp, Allie McQuade, Adam Grisier, Jacob Hartman, and Gabe Short.

 These students were selected out of hundreds of other applicants from over 60 schools in Northwest Ohio.  Their performance occurred on February 16, 2014 at the Stranahan Theater.  
Congratulations to these students on their fine accomplishments!

County Job Interview and Public Speaking Contest Winners

Taylor Dickman, 4th place Sr. Job Int.
Madison Campbell, 1st place Jr. Job Int.
Connor Ginn, 1st place Soph Job Int.
Nick Wyse, 4th place Soph Job Int. 
Meridith Short, 1st place Advanced Prepared Speaking 
Ryan Wiemken, 4th place FFA Creed Speaking
Dennis Meyers, 7th place FFA Creed Speaking 

Meridith, Madison, and Connor will advance to Districts at Tinora on Tuesday, Feb. 11 at 4:00PM.

All-State Choir

On Saturday, February 8th at 1:45pm the 2014 Ohio Music Education Association All-State Choir gave its performance in the Grand Ballroom of the Columbus Convention Center.  Hundreds of music educators, family, and friends were in the audience to hear the performance.  Allie McQuade, Will Collins, and Gabe Short were members of the performing ensemble which was under the direction of Dr. Karen Kennedy, Director of Choral Activities at the University of Miami.  Membership in this ensemble represents the highest level of choral excellence a student can demonstrate while in high school and these fine students are to be commended for their commitment to the choral art.  Congratulations to Allie, Will, and Gabe for all of their hard work for this highest honor and an excellent performance!

All County Band Members

All County Band members after their performance at Pettisville with guest director Mr. Ken McFarlan.

Band Members Work with University Professors

Band members work with Dr. Waters, percussion and Dr. Kosmyna, brass from Ohio Northern University. The woodwinds also worked with Mr. Schempf from Bowling Green State University.

All-County Choir

On February 2, 2014, sixteen members of the Archbold Choral Program participated in the Fulton County Music Festival held at Pettisville High School.  These students were selected from among their peers to represent Archbold with the other top music students in Fulton County.  They were under the direction of Dr. Gayle Walker from Otterbein University. Congratulations to these talented students on their outstanding accomplishments!

(Front Row, From Left) Cam Short, Jay Miller, Sid Ramirez, and Gabe Short.
(Second Row, From Left) Will Collins, Moriah Rosales, Moriah Reichert, and Marli Fryman.
(Third Row, From Left) Jacob Hartman, Mark Knapp, Hope Nofziger, Allie McQuade, Ellie Rupp, Lindsey Roehrig, Katie Wyse, and Karis Kindinger.

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Absence Policy - Attention Students and Parents: Under the new proposal, a student is allowed to have a parent write notes to excuse absences up to five (5) days in a semester, the sixth and subsequent absences in that semester will require a medical note. If one is not provided, the absence will be considered unexcused. There are many students who have reached their five days for this semester. If you are one of them, you need medical notes.

Cafeteria Accounts - During the school year this year students will need to turn in their money to the high school office by 10:30 AM in order to have the money deposited into their account for that day. No money will be taken during the lunch line. Parents who do not want their child letting other students using their lunch accounts, need to notify Mrs. Babcock. Question can be emailed to Mrs. Babcock.

Daily Announcements - Parents can receive the daily announcements via email. Please contact Mrs. Gerken by sending an email message to her. Please state your student's name and grade. Click here to send email to Mrs. Gerken. When the school year starts, the daily announcements for the high school will be available on the web. Click here.

Ohio Graduation Test Results

Percentage of Student Passing

Ohio Graduation Test Results

March - 2013 Writing Reading Math Social Studies Science
Archbold 88.5 90.4 86.5 85.6 80.8
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