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The Mission of our school is to provide a safe and enriching learning environment where the whole student is nurtured and developed. Our teachers and administrators pledge to support the academic and emotional wellbeing of each and every student. Students will leave our school prepared with skills and knowledge that will give them advantages throughout their future educational and life experiences. Our rigorous standards challenge all students to rise to their full potential and become the best global citizens they can be.

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ILMEA All-State Music Selections

Congratulations to Paige Flately and Michael Howard for being selected to ILMEA All-State this year! They auditioned against hundreds of Illinois students to accomplish this. Paige was selected to the All-State Band and Michael was selected in the Composition category receiving 3rd place in Piano Composition. These students will perform in concert the last week of January at the Peoria Civic Center. Great job representing the music department at Athens!
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Spotlight Students

Each month, the faculty of Athens High School selects two students per grade level as Spotlight Students. Teachers nominate students for the award for demonstrating leadership, a positive attitude, school spirit, excellence in the classroom, or exceptional contributions to a student club or team. Click on the headline to see who were Spotlight Students for November.

WELCOME TO NEW STAFF AT AHS

The 2021-2022 school year will see four new staff members at Athens High School. Hannah Meece will be teaching Early Civilization, US History and Psychology. Josh Krumweide will teach Health and Physical Education. In addition, Mr. Krumweide will be the Head Boys Basketball Coach. Logan Larson will be teaching Physical Education. Mr. Larson will also be an Assistant Coach for Football. Tony Ziemba will teach Physical Science. Mr. Ziemba will also be an Assistant Coach for Boys Basketball. We want to welcome each of these new staff members to AHS. We wish them a great first year here and many great years ahead!