Debate Team Moves On

On Saturday, February 4, AHS Debate Club representatives James Edouard and Brainard Suttles competed at the Florida Forensic League’s regional tournament. They were the only Polk County team in atteandance. We are proud to announce that the two have advanced to compete in the Novice State championships in Miami in April. They were accompanied by debate coach Mrs. White.  Go James and Brainard!


HOSA Helps out at Ronald McDonald House

HOSA’s (Future Health Professionals) Officers spent the day at Ronald McDonald House in St. Petersburg cooking and serving a taco meal and doing chores for some parents.

HOSA at 8th Grade Parent Night 2/2/17

College and Career Week at AHS!

To celebrate College and Career Week, please visit out College and Career page above for some exciting content!

Digital Cinema Production News

Congratulations to the new AHS Digital Cinema Production program for its first official Short Film entry being Accepted into the 2017 Tampa Bay Gasparilla Film Festival! Our short film, “Her Story,” was written, produced and Directed by Cinema student Jenna Huff! Congratulations to Jenna!


College & Career Awareness Panel Sign-Up

We to invite all Seniors to sign up to attend our College & Career Awareness Panel on Wednesday, February 8th, during 3rd period.  This is an elective event for seniors who are interested in attending college next year.  We will have representatives from Polk State College, Hillsborough Community College, Ridge Technical College, Warner University, and Bloodhound Alumni from the Class of 2012, Class of 2015, and Class of 2016 who are all college students.

If you are interested please sign up outside of College & Career.

Drama News!

Our Drama kids participated in the A.C.T. festival (Theatre All-County) this Saturday January 28 and earned 11 Superiors and 1 Excellent for their individual events!  We brought a Musical Ensemble piece, 3 Musical Solos, 3 Monologues, 4 Duet Acting, & 2 Duet Musicals.  The kids were incredible and Auburndale High School made an impressive debut at All County.

To see a list of participants and events click here!

MLK Essay Contest Winners

Congratulations to Arteta Mathis and Carter Blair from Mrs. Weber’s Freshman English class – these students were chosen as winners of the district’s 16th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Essay Challenge. Arteta placed 1st in the county among 9th – 12th graders and Carter placed 3rd. A big “Hounds on Three” to these students. They are absolutely, unequivocally the best of the best!



Class of '78 Reunion - click here!


Upcoming Events

Mar 26 – Mar 30 all-day

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Distribute Report Cards (9 Weeks)
Apr 3 all-day

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Interim Reports
Apr 23 – Apr 27 all-day

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May 17 – May 24 all-day

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End of 4th 9-Weeks (Last Day for Students and Paras)
May 24 all-day

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Teacher Work Days
May 25 all-day