March 10 - 14: OGT Testing
March 10: Band Contest Concert, 7:00PM
March 11: Senior Graduation Announcements are delivered
March 11: NHS Presentations for 2nd Grade, 10:30AM
March 20: Cheerleading Tryouts
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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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