The first day of school for students in grades 1 - 12 is Wednesday, August 23rd. The first day of school for Kindergarten is Monday, August 28th. The first day for Preschool is Tuesday, August 29th.
New - Senate Bill 252 - Lindsay's Law
In accordance with Senate Bill 252 (Lindsay's Law), the Ohio Department of Health, the Ohio Department of Education, the Ohio High School Athletic Association, the Ohio Chapter of the American College of Cardiology and other stakeholders jointly developed guidelines and other relevant materials to inform and educate students and youth athletes participating in or desiring to participate in an athletic activity, their parents, and their coaches about the nature and warning signs of sudden cardiac arrest (SCA). Below are links to the required video, information sheet, and parent/student signature form:
Fall 2017 AJH Football Information
Summer lifting and training will begin on Monday, June 5th and will continue every Monday and Thursday in the summer from 10:30-11:30 a.m. in the Steele High School weight room. The summer football camp will be held July 17th-19th from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Steele High School. Click this 2017 Amherst Comet Youth Football Camp link for information. Click the 2017 Amherst Comet Youth Football Calendar link to view the summer calendar.
The first practice will be Monday, July 31st from 8:00-10:00 a.m. at AJH. A physical is required to participate in PRACTICES! There is also a $400 Pay-to-Participate fee required to play. Please download physical and payment forms located above.
Contact Coach Draga (firstname.lastname@example.org) with any questions.
Fall 2017 AJH Volleyball Information
Tryouts for AJH volleyball will begin on Tuesday, August 1st. Times to be announced soon. Girls will need a physical to tryout. There is also a $400 Pay-to-Participate fee required to play. Please download physical and payment forms located above.
Please read this post for important information and requirements about Lindsay's Law or visit the Steele Athletic Forms webpage!
Please see this post for information about the Boys Basketball Youth Camp (grades 3-9) and the K-2 Boys & Girls Basketball Camp and the Boys Basketball Youth Camp registration flyer for more information!
The Amherst Summer Volleyball Camp will be held from May 30th - June 2nd. Please see this Summer Volleyball Camp Registration Form!
On March 20th, the Amherst Board of Education approved the hiring of Andrew Gibson as the new principal of AJH beginning with the 2017-2018 school year!
Jack O'Flanagan, former owner of Hot Dog Heaven, was recognized at halftime at Friday's football game for his support of the Amherst Schools and the athletic programs over the years!