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April 20, 2017
A Guided Path into the Work World

CBVI Student working The Community Based Vocational Instruction (CBVI) course at Allendale High School prepares students for their journey into the work world.  Now in its fourth year, teacher Stefanie Torp teaches students how to manage the activities of daily living.  Students also learn soft skills that help them become valued employees.

April 20, 2017
Election Day Is May 2 - Let's Get Out The Vote!

Vote May 2, 2017May 2 is Election Day. It is important to encourage eligible citizens to vote on Election Day. Remember:  every vote counts and makes a difference!  Please encourage everyone you know to vote on May 2. Thank you!

April 20, 2017
BizStream Brings Coding Class to AMS, Offers Summer Code Academy

As the need for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) skills continues to be in high demand, more employers are collaborating with schools to encourage students to seek careers in STEM-related fields.

April 20, 2017
Making Prom Magic...For All Students

Allendale Prom ProjectIt's no secret attending high school prom can be expensive.

A 2015 VISA survey found the average U.S. family spent about $919 on prom, with families (or parents) covering 73 percent of the costs.  While the same survey showed that prom spending has been on a downward trend since 2013, it remains a costly-but-important tradition.  As a result, attending prom is simply out of the question for some students and families.  

April 17, 2016
Trisonics Robotics Team #4003 Headed to World Championship

TriSonics Robotics competing at State Tournament, April 12-15, 2017The TriSonics Robotics Team #4003 earned a berth to the World Championships during the Michigan State Championships held April 12 - 15 at Saginaw Valley State University. The TriSonics competed on the DTE Energy Foundation Field earning some impressive statistics including:

  • Ranked 15 in Qualification
  • Selected as the first pick on the #6 Alliance
  • Alliance eliminated in the Quarter Finals after four matches.