AHS Incoming Freshmen Summer Assignments 2015-2016


Incoming freshman students at Austin High School should complete the following assignments during the summer in preparation for the first day of school:

  • Freshman Geography (both Pre-AP and Grade Level)
  • Freshman Pre-AP English I (coming soon)

Additional information about summer assignments, including those for other grade levels, can be found at the Austin High School web site.

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O. Henry E-News: Week of May 18


Library News
Bongo BOGO book fair this week, Monday – noon Friday, May 18 – 22. EVERY item is buy one, get one!  Stop by the library for great deals on summer reading titles! Or shop online: http://bookfairs.scholastic.com/homepage/ohenrymiddleschool

All student library books are due Friday, May 22 (district mandate). Please encourage your child to turn in or pay for any long overdue or lost books. Students must have cleared library records in order to participate in end-of-the-year activities and field trips.

Choir News
Congratulations to the choir for their excellent and superior ratings at the UIL competition! Everyone is invited to the choir concert on Tuesday, May 19, 6:30 p.m., in the Café O.…

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O. Henry E-News: Week of May 11


Happy Mother’s Day to all of our O. Henry mothers, grandmothers, aunts, and guardians, who take good care of our children each and every day! We appreciate you!

Four weeks left of school! Although the students have been fairly well-behaved recently, we know that Spring Fever will hit really hard the next few weeks. Please remind your child(ren) to make good choices each day and to finish the year strong! Thanks.

8th Grade Graduation–Only 3 weeks Away!
We are almost there! We need to raise $12,000 for the end of year events/class gift and thus far, we have collected $7000 in donations.…

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Save Our Teachers V Update: May 6


Dear O. Henry Families and Friends,

We have made tremendous progress with our Save Our Teachers V fundraising campaign. As of today, over $30,000 has been donated!

Remember: our goal is $50,000. If we can reach our goal, our generous benefactors will match that amount with another $50,000 donation. This will save two additional teachers. We can do this!

Please consider making a donation to our Save Our Teachers V campaign prior to June 4, the last day of school. In order to raise $50,000, here are our goals (the number of parents who have donated in each category thus far are in red):

You can donate by going to the Austin Community Foundation (ACF) link:


write a check to “O.…

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