Aiken High School prepares students to become productive members of an increasingly interdependent and technological world by offering up-to-date and challenging academic and technical programs and by emphasizing the positive values of character, citizenship, and humanity.
WELCOME TO AIKEN HIGH SCHOOL! HOME OF THE FIGHTING GREEN HORNETS! - Aiken High faculty and staff welcome any and all students.We are eager to give you our best. Be sure to bring your enthusiasm, your willingness to grow and learn, and don't forget your smile.
Aiken High School Yearbook Distribution Details
Our Hornet Yearbook distribution was Monday, May 15th in the Library. Hornet yearbooks are now available from Ms. Pataro in Room B-13. Students who ordered a yearbook may pick it up from Ms. Pataro. There is also a limited number of yearbooks still available for purchase. See Ms. Pataro for information (firstname.lastname@example.org). Once books are printed, plates are destroyed by the printer and no additional copies are available. Buy now before they are gone forever.
Spring Exam Schedules
Senior Exams at Aiken High School:
**Senior Exams take place during a regular class period.
Friday, May 19th: Period 7 exam
Monday, May 22nd: Periods 1 and 4 exams
Tuesday, May 23rd: Periods 2 and 5 exams
Wednesday, May 24th: Periods 3 and 6 exams
LOCKER CLEANOUT FOR ALL STUDENTS WILL BE Friday, May 26th during 4th PERIOD.
Underclassmen Exams at Aiken High School:
**Underclassmen Exams take place in 90 minute blocks.
Friday, May 26th: Period 7 Exam
Tuesday, May 30th: Periods 1 and 4 exams (1/2 day)
Wednesday May 31st: Periods 2 and 5 exams (1/2 day)
Thursday, June 1st: Periods 3 and 6 exams (1/2 day)
Mark Your Calendar and Save the Date: Our Fall Book Fair is scheduled for Monday, October 30 - Friday, November 10, 2017. Thank you to everyone who shopped during our Spring BOGO Book Fair! With your help, our PTSO was able to gift 26 students with 52 free books! If you are interested in providing a free book to a student in need at our Fall Book Fair, email email@example.com. If you need more information, contact Ms. Conkelton in the library, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tools for Academic Athletes Interested in Playing NCAA Athletics
Student athletes who are interested in taking their games to the next level should work with parents to investigate the links to corecoursegpa.com to enter your academic information for eligibility purposes. It automatically calculates core GPA for the NCAA and NAIA. KNOW WHAT YOU NEED TO PARTICIPATE IN COLLEGE ATHLETICS! IT INVOLVES MORE THAN JUST SKILL!
Parents and students using Corecoursegpa.com should use the following information when creating an account:
School ID of 410025 and the School Code of 704470072
THEN, jump on over to FreeRecruitingWebinar.org to find ways to get noticed by college coaches. It is up to you to guide your future.
Click HERE for the direct link to the South Carolina webinar page.
2016 Volleyball State Champions!!
Congratulations to the Aiken High volleyball team for their 3-0 win over Myrtle Beach to claim the AAAA State Championship!
Congratulations to Aiken High School's German students for their outstanding National German Exam OUTSTANDING results!Jackson Crain was tenth in South Carolina.Katie Clamp and Zahra Rizvi tied for ninth.Bryan Melvin and Elaina Cummings tied for eighth.Zachary Snead and Shannon Mulhall tied for fifth.Freddie Jones was fourth in the state.Falco Niemeyer was SECOND in the state!Lukas Baumgart was FIRST in South Carolina!Gold Award Results (placement among the best German students in the country):Freddie Jones, Shannon Mulhall, Falco Niemeyer, Lukas BaumgartSilver Award Results:Elaina Cummings, Zachary Snead, Charlton Hill, Emily Mims, Bryan Melvin, Katie Clamp, Zahra RizviBronze Award Results:Jackson Crain, Kaylee Knight, Izzy Pyle, Brian Marra, Jason Kekaks, Andrew ShumpertWay to go, AHS German. You guys are the best!
GlaxoSmithKline joins AECOM, SRNS and the Dept. of Defense in support of Aiken's installation of the National Math + Science Initiative
Aiken Scholars Academy to Offer Elite Academic Experience on USC Aiken’s Campus for Aiken County Students
Joint Academic Venture Between ACPSD and USC Aiken to Begin in Fall 2018
State Superintendent Molly Spearman: Frelicia Tucker of Aiken High Among State's U.S. Presidential Scholars
Tucker is One of Three Students From South Carolina to Earn the Distinction