Auburndale High School

Welcome to Auburndale High School, home of the Bloodhounds!  Auburndale High School is known for academic excellence. Teachers and staff work diligently developing the intellectual capacity of students while providing them an extraordinary environment that inspires greatness. We define greatness as “the ability to do the ordinary tasks of daily living in an extraordinary way.” We take a student centered approach to guide our Bloodhounds in identifying and selecting their academic and co-curricular needs that enable them to attain their goals for the future. Our commitment is to ensure that every Bloodhound is known, valued, and inspired to succeed in the twenty-first century.

AHS at the National FFA Convention

Please congratulate Caleb Nelson, Ryan Yates, Breanna Thornton, Kalyn Jackson, Tyler Hall, Tyler Brannan, and David Dorman as they represent AHS at the National FFA Convention in Indianapolis, Indiana next week!

First SAC meeting of the year – Monday, October 23

Please join us for our first School Advisory Council meeting, which takes place on Monday, October 23 at 6pm in the Media Center!

Virtual College Week

College Bound Bloodhound – the 1st of 2017-18!

Congratulations to Brandon Collins, who was accepted into the University of South Florida!! He is our first #CollegeBoundBloodhound on record for the Class of 2018!  Brandon we are extremely proud of you and excited to see what you will make of your future as you #ReachHigher!

As a reminder, Seniors are encouraged to turn in all College applications by November 1st, in order to have the best chance to gain entry into the college or universities of your choosing.  When you receive an acceptance or scholarship, be sure to report it to Mrs. Cook in College and Career, so that we can celebrate your accomplishments!

Picture Day is Coming!

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ISA News

The Imperial Sound of Auburndale placed second in the 3A Class last Saturday at Durant High School. They also earned Best Visual Caption. Their next performance will be at Lake Region High School at the Thunder Showcase this Saturday at 6:20pm. The Florida Bandmaster’s Association Music Performance Assessment will be held at Denison Stadium on October 21st. The ISA will be performing at 6:30pm. Join us for a walk in the park as we explore My Favorite Things, Hallelujah and Simple Gifts!

Bartow Ford’s Drive For Excellence program

Bartow Ford is excited to announce is 25th Annual Drive for Excellence program! Advocating Excellence in education, this program is for juniors and seniors in Polk County who achieve A’s, B’s, or have perfect attendance. Bring your report cards to Bartow Ford to be entered to win a Mustang V6 Coupe – every A is worth 3 entries, every B is worth 1 entry, and perfect attendance is worth 3 entries. Keep striving for academic excellence, Bloodhounds!

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American Musical & Dramatic Academy on campus

A representative from The American Musical and Dramatic Academy in NYC, will be on campus November 2nd, during 6th period, with auditions for interested Juniors and Seniors, immediately following the presentation.  If you are interested, please sign up outside of College & Career and see Mrs. Weber or Mrs. Cook for more information.


Upcoming Events

Distribute Report Cards (9 Weeks)
Oct 24 all-day

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Library Media Services Vendor Fair @ Jim Miles Professional Development Center Lobby
Oct 30 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Library Media Services Training
Oct 30 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am

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Library Media Services Book Repair Workshop @ Jim Miles Professional Development Center: Professional Library
Oct 30 @ 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Nov 10 all-day

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Interim Reports
Nov 13 – Nov 17 all-day

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Nov 20 – Nov 24 all-day

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Storm Day (Make-up day, if needed)
Nov 20 – Nov 21 all-day

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End of 2nd 9-Week Grading Period and 1st Semester
Dec 21 all-day

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Last School Day Before Winter Holidays
Dec 21 all-day

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