News and Announcements
Oct. 15, 2014 - U of U Night - All are Welcome!
All parents and students are welcome to attend the U of U Night on October 21st from 6 - 7:30pm in the CHS Commons. Representatives from the Admissions Office, Honors College and College of Engineering will be in attendance, just to name a few. To see full details download the U of U Night Flyer. We look forward to seeing you!
Oct. 15, 2014 - Giving at AMES: Let's talk Turkey
AMES PTSO has partnered with Norbest Turkey. Norbest has agreed to give us a portion of every turkey gift certificate sold! Click the link to purchase your gift certificate today!
Sept. 22, 2014 - A Message from Our Principal!
>>Principal's Message - September
May 1, 2014 - PTSO FUNDRAISER - Help raise money at no cost to you!
When you shop at Amazon.com use this webpage address:
All purchases will be associated with AMES and Amazon.com will gift the school a small percentage. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for any questions
The Academy for Math, Engineering and Science (AMES), located at Cottonwood High School in Salt Lake City, provides high school students (grades 9-12) opportunities to extend their knowledge beyond the typical high school curriculum, especially into the worlds of technology, math, science and engineering. At AMES, we are looking for students who are:
Our Application Process FAQ...
1. How does the application process work?
As a public charter school, AMES aligns with the state and federal policies that determine our operation. This includes conducting a blind lottery for all eligible applicants giving any interested student an equal chance at acceptance. All a student must do is submit the application by the deadline to be considered for enrollment at AMES.
2. When will the 2015-2016 application be available and when is the deadline to submit?
The application for next school year will be available on our website on January 5th, 2015 and must be submitted by February 13th, 2015.
3. Who should apply?
Students who are active learners, motivated, persistent, creative, collaborative, innovative, eager to reach out to others, and willing to AIM for a new future. GPA and other traditional criteria are not required.
AMES graduate, Lisa Molina, has been selected to be a member of an elite national program: The Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program at Westminster College. The McNair Scholars Program is a recognized producer of undergraduate students who are prepared for success at the doctoral level. Congratulations Lisa!