The Student News Site of Aledo High School

The Cat's Eye

The Student News Site of Aledo High School

The Cat's Eye

The Student News Site of Aledo High School

The Cat's Eye


September 12, 2023

·           The AHS Feminist Society Will be hosting our first meeting in room 110 on Thursday, September 14 during FLEX. Anyone interested is welcome to attend.

·           The Aledo High Homework & Writing Center is now open. Students needing assistance from AHS staff with homework assignments or writing may report Monday – Thursday to the AHS or DNG library.  Students must arrive by 4:15 and the center will be open until 5:15.

·           Greetings future Business Professionals! The first meeting for BPA (Business Professionals of America) will be next Wednesday, September 20th during Flex in Mrs. Ling’s room in B214. We are looking forward to a large turnout of students looking to join a club and possibly participate in local, state, and even National level competitions. If you don’t know if BPA is right for you then you’re the perfect candidate for the first meeting. See you soon!

·           National Honor Society Members: The first meeting of the year is this week! You can choose from two options, either today Sept. 12, or tomorrow, Sept. 13. Both meetings are in the Lecture Hall during Flex. You are only required to attend one.

·           MAP testing is this week. All students enrolled in Algebra 1 will take MAP on Wednesday. All students enrolled in English 1 or 2 will take MAP on Thursday. MAP testing will take place 1st period through Flex.IN ORDER TO ACCESS THE QR CODES YOU MUST BE LOGGED IN TO YOUR LAUNCHPAD ACCOUNT. You cannot access these files with a personal email address. Scan the QR code posted around the buildings for your room assignment on test days. If you’re an AHS student and have morning classes at DNG, you need to scan the QR code to see where to go on test days. AHS students with classes on the 2nd floor in the mornings need to scan the QR code to see where your class will be relocated to during testing.

·           We have a Leading Ladies’ meeting this Thursday during flex in the DLC. Please bring your membership form and dues to this meeting. If you still need a membership form, they are located outside of Mrs. Spencer’s room 107 or Mrs. Rinehart’s room 113.

·           Attention! This Friday is the last day to purchase Homecoming Dance tickets! QR codes to purchase are posted in the halls. Tickets are limited, so don’t wait to get yours today!

·           This week Spirit of Aledo is selling popcorn as their fall fundraiser. Check out their Instagram or Tiktok for the purchasing link! 50% of all proceeds go to Spirit of Aledo!

·           Seniors listen up! Your Senior Class meeting with Herff Jones to talk about all things senior gear, caps/gowns, graduation announcements, etc. is Sept. 28 during flex, in the auditorium! Please make plans to attend!  

·           Juniors listen up! Your Junior Class meeting with Herff Jones to talk about class rings is Sept. 29 during flex, in the auditorium!

·           All robotics team applications are due this Friday. You may turn them in to Mrs. Kay, Mr. Bruton, or Mrs. Reynolds. There will be a meeting for new members this Wednesday from 4:15 – 5:00 in Mr. Bruton’s room – B 105 at the 9th center.

·       Those are today’s announcements.  Have a great Bearcat Day!