Amherst Junior High School

Welcome to Amherst Junior High School. On behalf of the entire faculty and staff I extend our best wishes for a successful school year. We look forward to supporting you in another year of academic growth.

We hope that with clear expectations, a strong instructional program, and the cooperation of you and your family, the year will be an outstanding one. We are proud of you and of the talents you possess, and hope that you will work hard to use them in the best way possible.

The building is open to students from 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. The school office is open from 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Meet Our Principal

This is my seventh year as principal at Amherst Junior High and I am proud to work in such a great building and district. I am a graduate of Amherst and attended the Amherst Schools from kindergarten through twelfth grade. I feel very fortunate to be the principal at AJH and in a position where I can help Amherst continue to be a wonderful community and successful school district.

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Current News

Health Reminder for NEW 7th Graders!

Reminder: The Lorain County General Health District reminds parents that students entering 7th grade MUST receive one dose of the Tdap vaccine and one dose of the meningitis vaccine. See post for more information!

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Congratulations to Linda Dolan, Dave Anderson, and Jay Lima (7th grade social studies department at AJH) for winning a $5,000 Century Link Grant!

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