News

Hungry for Pupusas?

See a Key Club member this week to order two pupusas and a soft drink for $6, delivered on Wednesday February 7. All proceeds will go to the Leukemia&Lymphoma Society.

Registration is Open

Current ACHS students, register for spring semester classes now. See Ms Sanguinetti, Ms Rosario, or Dr Thompson for more information. If you are new to ACHS, we will have open registration beginning Jan 26.

Cookies and Cocoa

Students: join us for cookies and cocoa on Thursday, December 21 at 8 am in the lobby to celebrate the holidays with your teachers!

Field Trip to George Mason

ACHS English and HILT students are touring a near-by college campus on Friday, December 8.On their visit, students will be able to experience the college campus life, speak to advisors, and plan their own path to higher education.

Thanksgiving Lunch

On Tuesday, November 21, we will have a Thanksgiving lunch at ACHS in the Gallery. Staff, please sign up in the counseling office to bring a dish. Students, you may bring a dish if you have something you’d like to share with the group. This is a time for everyone to take a moment to […]

AAUW Lunch Bunch

ACHS Ladies, fill in this form to be included in the AAUW Ladies Lunch Group!

Author Nidhi Chanani Visits ACHS

On October 12, graphic novelist and Disney artist Nidhi Chanani visited students in ACHS HILT/English classes to share with us her graphic novel “Pashmina”, the story of a young Indian-American girl who, with the help of a magical pashmina, explores her Indian roots. Ms Chanani told our students how a love of drawing and reading […]

Hip Hop Artist Visits ACHS

This week we had a special visitor, sponsored by APS Arts Department Humanities Project: Christylez Bacon, the Grammy nominated “Human Beatbox” came and performed for our students. Christylez explained how he discovered his talent while he was growing up in SE DC, told our students they should find their own voice, and stressed the importance […]

Latino Youth Leadership Art Contest

The 2017 Latino Youth Leadership conference has announced its annual Art Contest.  The theme this year is “Mi Tierra”.  Students may enter drawings, photographs, paintings that are no larger than 16”x20”.  This year 3-dimensional art can be entered as well.  See Ms Ghiglino (Art Room) or Ms Sanchez (Tutoring Center) or click below for an […]

Registration Information!

Classes begin Tuesday, September 5 at 8 am! Day Students FALL REGISTRATION:                    August 29 & 30, 2019               9:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M. Evening Students FALL REGISTRATION:             August 28 & 29, 2019              5:00 P.M.- 9:00