Viking Update: September 07, 2021


Administration

Principal Elisabeth Brodt Assistant Principal -6th grade Scott Thoen Assistant Principal -7th grade Patrick Page Assistant Principal -8th grade Kari Torres Assistant Principal Student Support - Thea Wofford

Newsletter Contact: carolgdevine@katyisd.org



UPCOMING EVENTS

09/07 - Boys 7th grade FB - AJH vs. Beck JH @ Cinco Ranch HS 09/08 - Boys 8th grade FB - AJH vs. Beck JH @ Cinco Ranch HS 09/08 - Girls Volleyball AJH vs Cinco Ranch JH - 8th grade @ CRJH, 7th grade @AJH 09/10 - AJH Choir concert - 5:00pm in the Cafeteria. 09/24 - Student Holiday - No school

Spirit Day - Wednesday, September 8th Our first spirit day and pep rally is Wednesday, September 8. Please dress in your BRIGHTEST NEON colors to help our football and volleyball teams outshine our opponents. Let’s see which grade level shines the brightest!Students must adhere to the dress code. We have posted an example below.

PE information Parents, please do not forget that all students in PE need to pay the $15 user fee by Friday, 9/10/21. Here is the link: https://katyisd.revtrak.net/ Picture Day- Monday September 20, 2021 Picture day is coming. Lifetouch will be here on Monday, 9/20/21. More information to come.

Yearbook News - Back to school special Yearbook Back to school special: Free Icons with personalization Hurry, this special ends on Sunday, September 19 at midnight. Purchase a yearbook for $60 and for a limited time, if you purchase personalization for just $6.50, you get FOUR FREE ICONS! Purchase your book online at http://jostensyearbooks.com/?REF=A00889665. Email adamsyearbook@katyisd.org with any questions. Fun Food Thursday - Thursday, September 23, 2021 We will be having our first fun food day for the year on Thursday, 9/23/21. More information will be coming out shortly.

ATTENTION 7TH GRADE—CLOSE UP TRIP INFO! Calling all 7th Grade students & parents! If you are interested the trip of a life time, please see the following information. Your child has the opportunity to take part in an awesome, hands on learning experience through the Close Up Founding of a Nation Program summer trip! This exciting trip was developed for current KISD 7th graders. We will travel to Alexandria, Williamsburg, Mt. Vernon, Gettysburg, and Philadelphia and watch history come to life! This trip is designed to align with the upcoming 8th grade social studies curriculum. Travel dates are May 30 - June 3, 2022. A parent information meeting will be held this fall (information will be provided). For more information, you may click this link: https://tinyurl.com/37376k52 or email Amy Wills--AJH Close Up Sponsor-- at AmyRWills@katyisd.org.

Parent Help Website If you or your student are having problems accessing their passwords for Canvas or Home Access Center, please click on the link below to a parent website that will take you to help desk for a password reset. https://www.katyisd.org/dept/technology/PTH/Pages/Parent--Guardian-Password-Self-Service-FAQs.aspx

Student IDs All students are required to wear their school ID on a lanyard around their neck.