After School Art Club
The After School Art Club will meet Thursday after school in Mr. Simpson's room to help with a video. It is not too late to join. The dues are $5 and are payable on the Western Alamance homepage. The After School Art Club is different from the Warrior Time Art Club, but neither are exclusive.
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.
The Gender and Sexuality Alliance (GSA), is a place for acceptance and guidance. Come to our interest meeting today from 3:30-4 in the library conference room. Come for the pizza and stay for the conversation. See Ms. Cartwright or Mrs. Key in the counseling office for more information.
The Science Club will be holding an interest meeting on Tuesday, September 28 at 3:30 in Mrs. Baumgarner's room, SC5.
Manufacturing Day Field Trip!
Alamance Community College is hosting Manufacturing Day on October 1st. This event offers hands-on exploration of Mechatronics, Machining, CAD-Mechanical Engineering, and many other programs. Please see Mrs. Simpson-Coble in Student Services if you are interested in attending!
DREAM team will be hosting the next Battle of the Classes Event, PowderPuff on Thursday September 30th at 7pm on the football field. This event is class vs class. The girls will play football and the guys will cheerlead. It is free to play. 5 dollars to watch. Sign up sheets are outside of Coach Quinn's office in the commons.
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.
Senior shirts are now on sale! Each shirt will cost $21. Orders will be made through a google form and payments can be made online located on the school webpage. If you cannot pay online, we will accept cash. Please bring cash and paper form to room B2. Sales end October 1st, 2021.
Senior student and parent information session
Senior student and parent information session recording. Please see Ms. Seligman with any questions.
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.
Second Meningococcal Vaccine
a reminder to all seniors and their parents
Proof of a second meningococcal vaccine will have to be provided to the school nurse before 9/22 for their student to remain in school. Records can be emailed to school nurse at firstname.lastname@example.org or faxed to the school at 336-538-6014.
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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