News and Notes
AGS Open House
The AGS open house has been rescheduled for Monday, February 10th. It will begin at 6:00 pm in the PAC and continue until 7:30.
AGS 2014-2015 Application
The Academy for Global Studies at Austin High's application is now available on the Admissions tab of our website. The application deadline has been extended to February 25th.
From the Director's Desk - January Parent Newsletter
Find out all the latest news from AGS in our January letter from Ms. McCorquodale.
AGS Talent Show and Tryouts
The AGS talent show is coming up soon (flyer). Tryouts are on Thursday, January 30th from 4:30 to 5:30 pm in room 169. The Talent Show will be held on Wednesday, February 26th in the PAC at 6:00 pm. See you there.
Advanced Placement Registration: February 3-21, 2014
Regular registration for students taking AP exams at Stephen F Austin High School must be completed on this website by 11:59 PM, Friday, Feb 21, 2014. For students registering by this deadline, the cost is $89.00 per exam, if payment is received by 11:59 PM, Friday, Feb 21, 2014.
Late registration will be available until 11:59 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 28, 2014. Registrations made during the late registration period will incur a $10 late fee per exam.
Students must answer all of the questions on the website in order to complete the exam registration. A confirmation page indicates that the exam registration process has been successfully completed.
Stephen F Austin High School is excited to offer families the ability to pay their exam fees online at the time of registration. Please be sure to have a credit card or debit card available before beginning registration.
Registrations that are not paid by 11:59 AM, Monday, Mar 3, 2014 will be cancelled and exams will not be ordered.
Please contact Mr Albert Ainsworth, firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to register for an exam not listed, have questions about financial assistance, or any other questions.
Check out all the senior Capstone projects in the works this year by visiting their website.
Sophomores Get Published
Read the Forefront Austin article on Sophomore Spring Projects: "Global Studies Students Challenged to Become Problem-Solvers, Visionaries and Pot-Stirrers." In addition to the main article, two of the projects were chosen to be highlighted.
Math Classes Get Recognized
Using the "ShowMe" App, AGS math teachers William Kiker and Kelly Wroblewski had their Algebra 2 and Pre-Calc students create tutorials on math topics that were featured on the "ShowMe" App website. Read the article, "Using ShowMe to Develop Student Created Math Tutorials,"
Parents - Opportunities to help in the school
Interested in chaperoning or volunteeiring? Here are the forms from APIE. (Austin Partners in Education)
Newest Volunteer Opportunities
See your Service Opportunities page for more info.