News and Announcements
May 3, 2016 - AMES PTSO Newsletter
April 27, 2016 - LAST DAY of Afterschool tutoring/late bus
Tomorrow, April 28th, is the last day for math tutoring this school year. It is also the last day we are running the late bus so please plan accordingly and find other transportation if you are planning to stay after school after tomorrow. Thank you!
April 21, 2016 - AMES T Shirt Fundraiser!
The Leadership Club is currently taking orders for AMES T Shirts! They can be purchased tonight at Showcase, at the muffin table during lunch OR by Clicking HERE!
April 19, 2016 - Looking for something to do this summer?
Look no further! The GREAT (Graphics and Robotics Exploration with Amazing Technology) summer camps are aimed at students who want to unleash their creativity while learning about computer graphics, robotics and programming by making games, animations, and robots. AMES students get a 15% discount on camp fees! Click HERE for more info!
April 18, 2016 - AMES is hiring!
AMES is currently taking applications for a Fiscal Consultant. Applicants must have previous school finance experience to be considered for the position. Contact Nancy Carpenter for more information or to submit a resume firstname.lastname@example.org Thank you!
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 2016-2017 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, 2016 and must be submitted by February 11th, 2016.
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.
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: