Job Shadowing for Juniors
Juniors, have you always wanted to see what the career of your dreams is like? Job Shadowing is your chance!
Pick up your Job Shadowing applications outside of Mrs. Simpson-Coble's Office in Student Services. Your form needs to be returned no later than October 29.
Our CTE Team will do our best to secure an in-person placement for your job shadowing, but please realize that with Covid-19 restrictions we might have to offer you a field trip or a virtual experience later in the Semester.
New Club - Future Teachers of America
Are you interested in working in education as a teacher, administrator, or school counselor? Join Future Teachers of America! Our new club is meeting for the first time during warrior time this Friday 10/22 in Mrs. Biswurm's room C2. To make it official, ask your teachers for thre Google Form, or stop by Mrs. Biswurms room anytime!
College App Week
Happy college app week! Participating colleges will let you submit your application for FREE, this weel only! For a list of the colleges particpating check on the Senior Newsletter. If you need help applying, please sign up using college application help form. Help will be available Wednesday-Friday!
College App Help form: https://forms.gle/KxwL5TQnrFAuPG8u8
Class of 2022 Make-Up Picture Day
Attention seniors: the make-up day is October 25th. Appointments will be required. The link to make an appointment will be posted here prior to October 25.
Seniors, please make sure that you have received the senior newsletter to your email, as it contains important and timely information, including scholarship info. You can check it out on the link on the homepage, but please reach out to Mrs. Cotton if you did not receive it by email.
Interested in exploring career oppurtunities with the US Armed Forces? The ASVAB test will be offered here on November 18th. If you have questions or would like to sign up, please see Mrs. Simpson-Coble in Student Services.
Elon Academy Information
The Elon Academy is a college access and success program for academically promising high school students in Alamance County with a financial need and/or no family history of college. Elon will host a virtual information session for interested students and their families on October 28 at 6pm. To sign up, go to
For more information about Elon Academy, visit
Congratulations to the Junior Class for winning PowderPuff last night! The junior class dominated the competition and defeated the Senior class in the final game! Battle of the Classes standings are: Seniors with 7 points. Juniors with 6 points. Sophomores with 5 points and the Freshmen with 4 points. It's anyones game! Next up VOLLEYBROS on Saturday November 20th. Mark your calenders! More info in the coming weeks!
It is that time again! SockTober is here! Student Council will be collecting socks for the homeless the entire month of October. The socks will go to Dreams Align Ministries. We will collect them every Tuesday and Thursday before and after school outside of E building and in the roundabout in the student parking lot. If you miss your donation during that time, you can bring the socks to room B2!
Lacrosse Interest Meeting
There will be a Lacrosse Interest Meeting on Thursday, Spetember 30 at 6pm in the Media Center. This is for returning and first time players. It is important that everyone who wants to play lacrosse this year is present. Please see Coach Quinn if you have a conflict and want the information. Again the Lacrosse interest meeting is scheduled for Thursday, September 30 at 6pm in thr Media Center.
Delta GEMS Institute
The Burlington Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc is hosting an online institute for young African American girls ages 14 to 18. Delta GEMS is an academic and cultural enrichment program for participants to discover and understand their individual brilliance. This years theme is to "Grow and Empower Myself Successfully.” Applications
are due Thursday, Sept. 30 and can be downloaded from the chapter's website or completed online. For more information about the program and how to apply, see Ms. Cartwright in the counseling office.
Class of 2022 Make-Up Senior Picture Sessions by Strawbridge Studios
October 25th - Auxiliary Gym - 7:40 a.m. - 4:10 p.m. (By appointment only)
Seniors will be required to sign up for an appointment through the link listed below.
Seniors should report to the auxiliary gym at their scheduled time. This session will only include the formal (Tuxedo or Drape)picture! There is no sitting fee. Suggested Dress: Ladies should bring or wear a spaghetti strap or strapless shirt to wear under the drape. Gentlemen should bring a white t-shirt to wear under the tux. The Tux & Drape will be provided. If you have any questions about Senior pictures, please contact the Customer Service department at customerservice@strawbridge.
Grades 9-11 will also be held on Monday 10/25. Link to schedule here.
Students who took their fall pictures on September 13 can order online at Strawbridge.net. The school code is FM359578.
The 2022 Yearbook is currently on sale for the lowest price of this year.
Order by 9/17/2021 to receive the savings.
Order - jostensyearbooks.com or 1-877-767-5217
Senior Parents - The deadline to order a senior recognition ad for the yearbook is 11/19/2021. Ads are optional and range in price from $100-$300.00. To create and purchase an ad, go to jostensadservice.com.
We have a few copies left of the 2021 yearbook. The price is $85.40. To purchase a copy, email Chrystal_Wrenn@abss.k12.nc.us for more information.
ABSS Technology Help
Web Help Phone number 336-GET-HELP (336-438-4357)
Technology Information for Students and Families
Información importante para el apoyo del uso de la tecnología
Parents Guide to Google Classroom
Guía para Padres acerca de Google Classrooms
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