Due to transportation issues, the 6th grade boys basketball game at Nash (Oregon) tomorrow will begin at 4:45 rather than 4:00. The bus will leave the ES at 4:10. #AFCathleticsandactivities
The 8-2 class worked on making knots today, including the square knot, farmer’s knot, and manger hitch knot. This was part of the Animals We Care For unit, where students are learning about how plants and animals depend on each other, how animals have helped advance human civilization, how humans selectively breed animals for particular purposes, how proper handling keeps both animals and humans safe, and how humans are responsible for caring for animals and meeting their needs.
AFC Student Council is hosting the "Giving Trees". Donations will be accepted December 1-15th.
Congratulations to the AFC Raiders on winning our Thanksgiving Tournament! Way to go boys! #AFCathleticsandactivities
Anyone interested in running the clock in the junior high gym for the varsity boy’s basketball tournament Friday and/or Saturday evening (5:30-9:00) please contact Mrs. Gittleson at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you! #AFCathleticsandactivities
JV Raiders play Riverdale in the Polo Tournament tomorrow, 11/23, at 5:15. Everyone have a wonderful Thanksgiving! #AFCathleticsandactivities
The JV Raiders play at 6:30 this evening against Durand in the Polo Tournament. #AFCathleticsandactivities
Today, the Junior High and High School PE students gathered together for some fun games on this last day of school before Thanksgiving.
Just a reminder for everyone that Tuesday, November 22nd (Tomorrow) is a regular dismissal day. 3:03 dismissal at AFC Elementary School and 3:16 dismissal at the Junior-Senior High School.
The 8-2 Agriculture class finished the work on the pollinator garden that the 8-1 class started by broadcasting seeds on the steep sides of the garden where plugs couldn't be planted.
Football 2022 Award Winners: Logan Mershon - Honorable Mention All Division RB Jordan Harris - Defensive Player, 2nd Team All Division ILB, 2nd Team K Zane Murphy - 2nd Team All Division WR, 2nd Team DB Lane Koning - 1st Team All Division WR, Honorable Mention DB Danny Bevan - Most Improved Auden Polk - 2nd Team All Division RB, Calvin Messer Sportsmanship Kaleb Goldman - Lineman Award Carson Rueff - Offensive Player, 1st Team All Division QB, All State #AFCathleticsandactivities
Football Cheer 2022 Award Winners: Jillian McLaughlin - Leadership, Grace Cochrane - Spirit, Madison Holbrook - Most Improved, Kendra Stewart - Teamwork #AFCathleticsandactivities
High School Volleyball Award Winners for the 2022 Season: Varsity: Nadezda Cater - Hustle, Cailin Bogle - Hustle, Rhylee McCaslin - Most Improved, Brianna Gonnerman - MVP, Taylor Jahn - Leadership and Honorable Mention All-Conference JV: Lily Searing - Most Improved, Audree Dorn - MVP & Leadership, Reese Polk - Hustle Fr/So: Claire Freeman - MVP, Natalee Schafer - Leadership, Nadia Near - Most Improved, Reese Polk - Hustle #AFCathleticsandactivities
The varsity boys basketball Thanksgiving Tournament begins this evening! Here is the schedule for the week! #AFCathleticsandactivities
It was a cold one, but well worth seeing Carson Rueff being recognized as a member of the 2022 I8FA All-State Team. Congratulations to Carson and all the AFC Raiders on a great season! #AFCathleticsandactivities
A few members of the high school academic team traveled to Rockford to compete in the Stateline Quiz Bowl against Sterling Newman this Saturday. This was the first time that AFC participated in this televised tournament and their match will be aired on WTVO and FOX 39 on Sunday, December 4th. Please tune in to watch the match and see how it turned out! Team members involved were: Lauren S, Ethan V, Ayden W, and Zayne B. Loki G and Colin S joined as alternates. Thank you to Mr. Waters, academic bowl team advisor.
Mr. Smith's Drivers Education class had a presentation about "Sharing the Roadway" by Blake O'Dell of Midwest Safe Driving School. They also spoke with Nate McBride who is the Road Commissioner for Ashton Township. Their presentation was focused on identifying risks associated with sharing the road with large vehicles. Thank you to Mr. Smith, Mr. O'Dell, and Mr. McBride for bringing these important lessons to our students.
Students in Horticulture are working on fall arrangements in class during their floral design unit.
Fourteen members of the AFC FFA attended the Ag Career Exploration Fair today in Oregon. They met with representatives of colleges and career areas. #AFCFFA
Ms. Dempsey's 7-1 Science: Cow Rumination with Mrs. Pratt from Ag in the classroom.