AHS News Stories
Host Families Needed for Allendale Rotary Youth Exchange
The Allendale Rotary Club is participating in Rotary Youth Exchange for the 2016-2017 academic year. The Club is sponsoring a young lady from Bolivia who is currently attending school here at Allendale High School. She arrived in August and is a senior and a member of the cheerleading team in Allendale. She likes cheerleading, cooking, being with friends, and watching movies.
Falcons Focus on the Future
High school is the time to start thinking about careers. So while Allendale High School students were "dressed for success" for Homecoming week, they also participated in career exploration with area business professionals.
The Allendale High School counselors and staff, working in partnership with Junior Achievement, brought 24 career professionals into the high school on Wednesday, September 21. Students were invited to select three professions they would like to learn more about and then assigned to sessions featuring professionals in their areas of interest.
Voters To Determine Schools Funding in November Election
Voters will be asked on November 8 to renew a long-standing Non-Homestead Millage that generates operation revenue for the Allendale Schools (Operating Millage Proposal), and to vote on an Operating Millage "Headlee Cushion" proposal that protects school funding for the next two years. The revenue generated from the current levy of 18 mills totals over $2.5 million annually, or about 10.5% of the school district's budget.