Daily Announcements

Today is Wednesday, December 1, 2021, and here are your announcements:

Robotics: Attention Robotics club members, we will be meeting in Mrs. Devlin’s room after school today! We’ll be going over to the workshop today, see you there!

Wrestling: Attention all wrestlers weigh-ins today will be at 3:00pm. meet in competition gym at 2:45

Sophomores: Sophomores interested in the ACE College Program, there is still time to apply. The deadline is December 15, 2021. Go to Apollo website – click on Academics – Counseling – ACE Achieving college Education. The application link is there with tutorials and dates for one on one help. After you have read everything on this page, see Mrs. Claudio if you have questions.

Dance: Apollo's Winter Dancer Show is happening next week, Wednesday, Dec. 8th- Saturday, Dec. 11th at 7pm each night. Buy your tickets online using the QR code on any of the dance show flyers or at the bookstore before school, after school and during both lunches. Pre-sale tickets are $7! Get them early... you don't want to miss this awesome show!

Today is Tuesday, November 30, 2021, and here are your announcements:

College & Career Center: FAFSA TUESDAY IS HERE! Join Mr. Peters in the Career Center during lunch AND after school for help filling out the FAFSA Application. Financial Aid Reps from ASU, GCU, GCC & Ottawa University will be here to help out. LAST CHANCE FOR AN EXTRA GRADUATION TICKET, DEADLINE IS APPROACHING!!

LGBTQ+ and Ally Club: Attention members of the LGBTQ+ and Ally Club-we will be taking club pictures tomorrow, Wednesday December 1st, in the gym. Please show up by 8 AM. Feel free to wear a club shirt or a pride shirt. We look forward to seeing you there!

Today is Monday, November 29, 2021, and here are your announcements:

College & Career Center Wednesday December 1st is the next evening FAFSA Night, 6pm in the Big Hawk. FAFSA Tuesday will still be happening Every Tuesday during Lunch & After School!

Rotary Student: Raymund Marasigan is the rotary student for the month of December Congratulations to him

Yearbook: Club Photos are next Wednesday, December 1st in the main gym. Please check with your club sponsor ASAP for your assigned time!

Girls Soccer: Attention all soccer ladies. Varsity practices at 3:30 today and Freshmen and JV practice at 4:45. We practice on the main field today.Please be on time.

Today is Wednesday, November 24, 2021, and here are your announcements:

Robotics: Attention Robotics Club Members! We will not be meeting today after school. Please check our Google Classroom for more information about club pictures and our next meeting.

College & Career Center This week's FAFSA drawing winner is Carlos Vasquez. Please come to the Career Center for your prize. To be included in next week's drawing you MUST have the FAFSA Application Completed. Reminder** Wednesday December 1st is the next evening FAFSA Night, 6pm in the Big Hawk. FAFSA Tuesday will still be happening Every Tuesday during Lunch & After School!

Swim and Dive: Apollo Swim and Dive had their Awards Banquet last night. Most Valuable swimmers were Daisy Pita, Anna Barnes, and Aiden Wells. High Point Swimmers were Conner Putnam and Selia Robbins. Most Improved swimmers were Shea Z and Jayden Perez. Rookie of the year went to Daniel Espinoza and Emily Flores. A few other outstanding swimmers were Toni Hefley, and Jelyssa Vazquez.

Rotary Student: Raymund Marasigan is the rotary student for the month of December Congratulations to him

Yearbook: Club Photos are next Wednesday, December 1st in the main gym. Please check with your club sponsor ASAP for your assigned time!

Today is Thursday, November 18, 2021, and here are your announcements:

eSports: Your Apollo eSports Smash Brothers team beat Mountain View in the second round of state playoffs yesterday, and will be playing in the quarter finals on Friday at 4:00 in the Big Hawk!

Girls Soccer: There will be a full scrimmage for all freshmen and JV soccer players Friday (tomorrow) at 3:30 pm on the annex field. Please be on time.

Today is Tuesday, November 16, 2021, and here are your announcements:

Girls Soccer: We will have a practice scrimmage tonight at 6pm on the football field. Please be on time and bring your grade sheet

Dance: Come to our 2nd free dance club dance class this Tuesday, Nov. 16 right after school in the dance room. All are welcome to dance with us and have some fun! See you then!

Girls Tennis: We will have tennis conditioning today from 3:15 until 4:45 on the tennis courts. Everyone is welcome.

Engineering careers for women: Lady hawks interested in a career in Engineering, please stay for a speaker presentation, Wednesday at 3pm to 4pm in Room 1204.

Marching Band: Congratulations to the Apollo Hawks marching band on an outstanding performance at the Arizona Marching Band Association class 2A championship on Saturday! The band received a rating of excellent and showed growth in music and marching scores! Great job marching band.

Today is Monday, November 15, 2021, and here are your announcements:

Girls Soccer: We will have practices every day this week. Practice today will be on the annex field, and we begin at 3:30. Please be on time and bring your grade check sheets.

Dance: Come to our 2nd free dance club dance class this Tuesday, Nov. 16 right after school in the dance room. All are welcome to dance with us and have some fun! See you then!

Today is Friday, November 12, 2021, and here are your announcements:

Club GROW: Club GROW is hosting a "Young Women's Health Workshop" by Ms. Frauen. We will be talking about self-care, women's hygiene, anatomy and answering any questions that you have. This is open to any gender and will be a great opportunity to learn more about a topic that can be difficult to talk about. Please join us next Wednesday, November 10th at 2:45 in room 609.

Wrestling: Attention all Boys and Girls Wrestlers and Anyone still interested in wrestling this season. It is not too late to come out for wrestling, reminder you must have a Physical and be cleared through InTouch. Practice begins in the wrestling room at 3:00pm

Robotics: The Robotics team will be meeting after school today. Please have your t-shirt orders ready to turn in. We are meeting in Mrs. Devlin's room, room 906. See you there!

Today is Wednesday, November 10, 2021, and here are your announcements:

Club GROW: Club GROW is hosting a "Young Women's Health Workshop" by Ms. Frauen. We will be talking about self-care, women's hygiene, anatomy and answering any questions that you have. This is open to any gender and will be a great opportunity to learn more about a topic that can be difficult to talk about. Please join us next Wednesday, November 10th at 2:45 in room 609.

Wrestling: Attention all Boys and Girls Wrestlers and Anyone still interested in wrestling this season. It is not too late to come out for wrestling, reminder you must have a Physical and be cleared through InTouch. Practice begins in the wrestling room at 3:00pm

Robotics: The Robotics team will be meeting after school today. Please have your t-shirt orders ready to turn in. We are meeting in Mrs. Devlin's room, room 906. See you there!

Today is Tuesday, November 9, 2021, and here are your announcements:

Pictures: Picture retakes are today Nov. 9. Please go to the Big Hawk Room before school or during your lunch. Seniors who have not taken their portraits, may also attend before school or during lunch!

Club GROW: This Wednesday, Club GROW is hosting a "Young Women's Health Workshop" by Ms. Frauen. We will be talking about self-care, women's hygiene, anatomy and answering any questions that you have. This is open to any gender and will be a great opportunity to learn more about a topic that can be difficult to talk about. Please join us next Wednesday, November 10th at 2:45 in room 609.

Girls Tennis: All girls wishing to play tennis, there will be conditioning Today at 3:15pm on the tennis courts.

Cross Country: All cross-country athletes that have completed their season need to stop by Coach McCarthy's classroom 908 sometime today.

Wrestling: Attention all Boys and Girls Wrestlers and Anyone still interested in wrestling this season. It is not too late to come out for wrestling, reminder you must have a Physical and be cleared through InTouch. Practice begins in the wrestling room at 3:00pm

Today is Monday, November 8, 2021, and here are your announcements:

Pictures: Picture retakes are next Tuesday, Nov. 9. Please go to the Big Hawk Room before school or during your lunch. Seniors who have not taken their portraits, may also attend before school or during lunch!

Club GROW: Next Wednesday, Club GROW is hosting a "Young Women's Health Workshop" by Ms. Frauen. We will be talking about self-care, women's hygiene, anatomy and answering any questions that you have. This is open to any gender and will be a great opportunity to learn more about a topic that can be difficult to talk about. Please join us next Wednesday, November 10th at 2:45 in room 609.

Girls Soccer: Attention all girls wishing to play soccer: Tryouts will continue today at 3:30 on the annex field. Please be on time. If you have questions, see coach Gary in room 102.

Girls Tennis: All girls wishing to play tennis, there will be conditioning on Tuesday at 3:15pm on the tennis courts.

Boys Soccer: All boys playing soccer, there will be a meeting for all levels in Mr. McGowan's room, 1007, today at 3:00.

Today is Friday, November 5, 2021, and here are your announcements:

Pictures: Picture retakes are next Tuesday, Nov. 9. Please go to the Big Hawk Room before school or during your lunch. Seniors who have not taken their portraits, may also attend before school or during lunch!

NHS: Attention potential Apollo National Honor Society members: Today is the last day to turn in your signed expectations agreement and to pay your club dues. Students who have not submitted BOTH by today will not be inducted into NHS. Repeat: Students who have not submitted signed expectations sheets AND paid their dues will not be inducted into NHS.

Club GROW: Next Wednesday, Club GROW is hosting a "Young Women's Health Workshop" by Ms. Frauen. We will be talking about self-care, women's hygiene, anatomy and answering any questions that you have. This is open to any gender and will be a great opportunity to learn more about a topic that can be difficult to talk about. Please join us next Wednesday, November 10th at 2:45 in room 609.

eSports: The Fall eSports regular season has ended, and two of our teams qualified for playoffs. Our Super Smash Brothers team is seeded 4th in the state with a 7-1 record and our Rocket League team clinched a hard-fought victory yesterday to make it in to the playoffs ranked 20th.

Today is Thursday, November 4, 2021, and here are your announcements:

Winter Sports: Are you interested in playing a winter sport? Try outs are starting now! Talk to the coaches for more information! Boys Basketball – Jacob Marin in the gym Girls Basketball – Susan Prado in the gym Girls Soccer – Gary Shindler Rm 102 Boys Soccer – Micheal McGowan Rm 1007 Wrestling – Ben Vega in the gym

Pictures: Picture retakes are next Tuesday, Nov. 9. Please go to the Big Hawk Room before school or during your lunch. Seniors who have not taken their portraits, may also attend before school or during lunch!

NHS: Attention potential Apollo National Honor Society members: Tomorrow, Nov. 5, will be the last day to turn in your signed expectations agreement and to pay your club dues. Students who have not submitted BOTH by tomorrow will not be inducted into NHS. Repeat: Students who have not submitted signed expectations sheets AND paid their dues will not be inducted into NHS

Today is Tuesday, November 2, 2021, and here are your announcements:

Girls Tennis: All girls wishing to play tennis. We will have conditioning practice Tuesday and Thursday this week from 3:15 until 4:45 on the tennis courts. Any questions, please see coach Gary in room 102.

Winter Sports: Are you interested in playing a winter sport? Try outs are starting now! Talk to the coaches for more information! Boys Basketball – Jacob Marin in the gym Girls Basketball – Susan Prado in the gym Girls Soccer – Gary Shindler Rm 102 Boys Soccer – Micheal McGowan Rm 1007 Wrestling – Ben Vega in the gym

College and Career center: FAFSA Night #2 This Wednesday in the Big Hawk @6pm! Mr. Peters has sent you the updated flier with information on what to bring.

Today is Monday, November 1, 2021, and here are your announcements:

Swim: Apollo Boys Swim Team finished the season ranked 4th at the District meet and the Girls team finished 6th last Friday night. Swimmers of the meet were Selia Robbins, Shaelyn Ziemianski, Emily Flores, Alana Maldenado, Ramon Bravo, Conner Putnam, River Schaudt, Tanner Mathes, Aiden wells, Andy Olmos, and Cory Weathersby. Great job swimmers!

College and Career center: FAFSA Night #2 This Wednesday in the Big Hawk @6pm! Mr. Peters has sent you the updated flier with information on what to bring.

Boys Basketball: Tryouts begin today: 10-12 grade boys will be at 3:30 in the Aux gym today. 9th grade boys will start at 5:30 in the Aux gym today. You MUST cleared to tryout through intouch.

Girls Soccer: Attention all girls wanting to play soccer. Today, Monday, we begin a week of formal tryouts. Tryouts begin at 3:30 and will go until 6pm on the annex field. Please be on time.

NHS: "For those students who expressed interest in becoming officers for Apollo's National Honor's Society, there will be an informational meeting on Monday at 2:45. If you are interested in being an officer, attendance at this meeting will be mandatory.

Boys Soccer: Boys Soccer tryouts begin today at 6pm on the main field. You must be cleared through Intouch. If you play a fall sport or need a late tryout that must be approved by coach McGowan today

Wrestling: Attention all wrestlers we will be meeting in wrestling room on Monday.

Girls Basketball: Attention all girls trying out for girls’ basketball. Tryouts will begin on today, November 1st in the main gym at 3pm sharp. Don't be late! Make sure you are cleared thru in touch BEFORE tryouts on Monday! YES you need a PHYSICAL!

Girls Tennis: All girls wishing to play tennis. We will have conditioning practice Tuesday and Thursday this week from 3:15 until 4:45 on the tennis courts. Any questions, please see coach Gary in room 102.

Today is Friday, October 29, 2021, and here are your announcements:

Girls Soccer: Attention all girls wanting to play soccer. Formal tryouts begin this Monday, November 1st. If you wish to play soccer you must attend the first day of tryouts. We will have five days of tryouts. Tryouts begin at 3:30 on the annex field. You must be cleared through the InTouch system. If you have any questions, see coach Gary in room 102.

NHS: "For those students who expressed interest in becoming officers for Apollo's National Honor's Society, there will be an informational meeting on Monday at 2:45. If you are interested in being an officer, attendance at this meeting will be mandatory.

Boys Soccer: Tryouts will be Monday at 6pm on the Main Field. You must be 100% clear on intouch to tryout.

Wrestling: Attention all wrestlers we will be meeting in wrestling room on Monday.

Boys Basketball: All Boys who plan to try out for Basketball this season need to be cleared through IN TOUCH. prior to Monday November 1st. If you have any questions about getting cleared through IN TOUCH please see Mr. Hemming in the front office. Try out times for the first week are: 10-12 grade: 3:30-5:30 PM and Freshman: 5:30 PM. Boys basketball is in the Auxilary gym for the first week. If you are a freshman and playing freshman football, please speak with Coach Walls or Coach Marin about your tryout time.

Girls Basketball: Attention all girls trying out for girls’ basketball. Tryouts will begin on Monday, November 1st in the main gym at 3pm sharp. Don't be late! Make sure you are cleared thru in touch BEFORE tryouts on Monday! YES you need a PHYSICAL!

Today is Thursday, October 28, 2021, and here are your announcements:

Boys Basketball: All Boys who plan to try out for Basketball this season need to be cleared through IN TOUCH. prior to Monday November 1st. If you have any questions about getting cleared through IN TOUCH please see Mr. Hemming in the front office. Try out times for the first week are: 10-12 grade: 3:30-5:30 PM and Freshman: 5:30 PM. Boys basketball is in the Auxilary gym for the first week. If you are a freshman and playing freshman football, please speak with Coach Walls or Coach Marin about your tryout time.

Girls Tennis: Attention all girls who are interested in playing tennis at Apollo. We will have an open practice and informational meeting this Thursday at 3:15 on the tennis courts. Dress for tennis and come find out about our team. If you have any questions, come see coach Gary in room 102.

Girls Basketball: Attention all girls trying out for girls’ basketball. Tryouts will begin on Monday, November 1st in the main gym at 3pm sharp. Don't be late! Make sure you are cleared thru in touch BEFORE tryouts on Monday! YES you need a PHYSICAL!

Boys Tennis: Attention all boys who are interested in playing tennis at Apollo. We will have an informational meeting Thursday at 2:45 in room 1204. Come find out about our team. If you have any questions, see coach Aguilar in room 1204.

Esports Congratulations to your Apollo Smash team who defeated state champs Brophy yesterday on a hard fought 5-4 victory. The Undefeated team goes into the final week against Benjamin Franklin next Wednesday and has locked a spot on the state playoffs beginning in three weeks.

Girls Soccer: Attention all girls wanting to play soccer. Formal tryouts begin this Monday, November 1st. If you wish to play soccer you must attend the first day of tryouts. We will have five days of tryouts. Tryouts begin at 3:30 on the annex field. You must be cleared through the InTouch system. If you have any questions, see coach Gary in room 102.

NHS: "For those students who expressed interest in becoming officers for Apollo's National Honor's Society, there will be an informational meeting on Monday at 2:45. If you are interested in being an officer, attendance at this meeting will be mandatory.

Today is Wednesday, October 27, 2021, and here are your announcements:

Acoustics Club: The Acoustic Club will have a jam session on Wednesday at 2:45 at the statue of the Apollo Hawk on the quad. Bring your instruments including instruments that need repair. I will take them to the luther and get them back to you.

Boys Basketball: All Boys who plan to try out for Basketball this season need to be cleared through IN TOUCH. prior to Monday November 1st. If you have any questions about getting cleared through IN TOUCH please see Mr. Hemming in the front office. Try out times for the first week are: 10-12 grade: 3:30-5:30 PM and Freshman: 5:30 PM. Boys basketball is in the Auxilary gym for the first week. If you are a freshman and playing freshman football, please speak with Coach Walls or Coach Marin about your tryout time.

Robotics club We will not be meeting today.

Girls Tennis: Attention all girls who are interested in playing tennis at Apollo. We will have an open practice and informational meeting this Thursday at 3:15 on the tennis courts. Dress for tennis and come find out about our team. If you have any questions, come see coach Gary in room 102. Girls Basketball: Attention all girls trying out for girls’ basketball. Tryouts will begin on Monday, November 1st in the main gym at 3pm sharp. Don't be late! Make sure you are cleared thru in touch BEFORE tryouts on Monday! YES you need a PHYSICAL!

Today is Tuesday, October 26, 2021, and here are your announcements:

Best Buddies: Attention all Best Buddy members there is a mandatory meeting today after school in room 303. New members always welcome.

Acoustics Club: The Acoustic Club will have a jam session on Wednesday at 2:45 at the statue of the Apollo Hawk on the quad. Bring your instruments including instruments that need repair. I will take them to the luther and get them back to you.

Attention Link Leaders: Please stop by room 208 today, Tuesday or EARLY Wednesday morning to pick up your Link or Treat room numbers! Also, check your email

Boys Basketball: All Boys who plan to try out for Basketball this season need to be cleared through IN TOUCH. prior to Monday November 1st. If you have any questions about getting cleared through IN TOUCH please see Mr. Hemming in the front office. Try out times for the first week are: 10-12 grade: 3:30-5:30 PM and Freshman: 5:30 PM. Boys basketball is in the Auxilary gym for the first week. If you are a freshman and playing freshman football, please speak with Coach Walls or Coach Marin about your tryout time.

Girls Volleyball: Tonight, is Senior Night. Come support the AHS Volleyball team take on Gila Ridge at 4,5,&6 with a senior ceremony before the varsity game! See you there!

Today is Monday, October 25, 2021, and here are your announcements:

Attention Freshmen: Your next Link Back Up is this Wednesday, October 27th at 8:15am. Report to your same Link Back Up location (see your link leader, Ms. Richards in 206 or Ms. Castro in 1006 for help). This month you will be "Link or Treating" around campus with your Link Leaders to hang out, meet teachers and snag some treats. Be sure to wear your Halloween costume and bring a bag for candy!

Acoustic Club: The Acoustic Club will meet on Monday at 2:45 at the Big Hawk Room. Be practicing on your favorite song. Mr. Musselwhite will bring a tuner but you will need to know the notes for your favorite instrument. He only knows the notes for the 5-string banjo in open G.

NHS: Attention all Seniors who were invited to join Apollo High School's National Honor's Society. There will be a mandatory meeting next Tuesday, October 26th, at 2:45 in Mr. Reynoso's room, Room 104. We will be discussing expectations, dues, officers, and activities. If you know in advance that you will not be able to attend, please let Mr. Reynoso know ASAP

Speech and Debate: Those that are interested in speech and debate there will be a meeting in Little Hawk on Wednesday October 27th at 8:20. If you have any questions see Mr. Pierce.

Attention all Sophomores: Would you like to earn college credits in high school? Glendale Community College ACE Program invites you to attend their presentation on the ACE Program. Wednesday October 28th at 8:00 am in the Big Hawk! Don’t miss it!

Girls Soccer: There will be practice today after school, 3:15 on the annex field. All ladies that are interested in playing soccer this year formal tryout starts next week. You must be cleared in order to try out!

Best Buddies: Attention all Best Buddy members tomorrow Tuesday, October 26 there will be a mandatory meeting after school in room 303. New members always welcome. Freshman Football: Freshman football practice will start at 3:00 today


Today is Friday, October 22, 2021, and here are your announcements:

Girls Soccer & Tennis: Attention all soccer and tennis girls. We will meet tomorrow (Saturday) at 9am in Coach Gary's room so that we can complete our fundraising opportunity. Please be on time. I will furnish muffins and donuts!! Soccer ladies there is no practice today!

Boys soccer: Attention all BOYS SOCCER players, you need to get cleared ASAP. If you are having trouble stop by Coach McGowan's room for help.

Attention Freshmen: Link or Treat is next Wednesday morning with your Link Leaders. Get your costumes ready!! More details on Monday!!

Acoustic Club: The Acoustic Club will meet on Monday at 2:45 at the Big Hawk Room. Be practicing on your favorite song. Mr. Musselwhite will bring a tuner but you will need to know the notes for your favorite instrument. He only knows the notes for the 5-string banjo in open G.

NASA & Engineering: The NASA meeting in Mr. Aguilar's classroom 1204 this Friday is cancelled. See you next week!

NHS: Attention all Seniors who were invited to join Apollo High School's National Honor's Society. There will be a mandatory meeting next Tuesday, October 26th, at 2:45 in Mr. Reynoso's room, Room 104. We will be discussing expectations, dues, officers, and activities. If you know in advance that you will not be able to attend, please let Mr. Reynoso know ASAP

Today is Thursday, October 21, 2021, and here are your announcements:

NASA & Engineering: The NASA meeting in Mr. Aguilar's classroom 1204 this Friday is cancelled. See you next week!

LGBTQ+ and Ally Club Attention members of LGBTQ+ and Ally Club Please come to today's meeting after school and help finish decorations and organization for the parade and homecoming festival. We will be in Mrs. Augustine's room after school and let everyone know parade details. See you there!

Cross Country: Congratulations to the freshmen and sophomore cross country runners at the District Classic yesterday. In the freshmen race, the medalists were John Loffredo in 11th place, Isreal Begay in 10th place, and Amanie Jean Marie in 3rd place. Sophomore Bryan Valdez was 11th in the Open race. Great job!

NHS: Attention all Seniors who were invited to join Apollo High School's National Honor's Society. There will be a mandatory meeting next Tuesday, October 26th, at 2:45 in Mr. Reynoso's room, Room 104. We will be discussing expectations, dues, officers, and activities. If you know in advance that you will not be able to attend, please let Mr. Reynoso know ASAP.

Badminton: Please congratulate the 2021 Doubles Badminton champions Alyssa Chavez and Mr. Randy Orr. Thank you to those faculty members and Administration that played.

Soccer & Tennis: All soccer and tennis girls meet in coach Gary’s room 102 by 3:00 to get ready for the parade.

Today is Wednesday, October 20, 2021, and here are your announcements:

Volleyball: Volleyball will be playing Kellis today at home. JVB at 4, JVA at 5, and Varsity at 6! We will see you there!

Boys Basketball: All Boys who plan to try out for Basketball this season need to be cleared through IN TOUCH. prior to Monday November 1st. If you have any questions about getting cleared through IN TOUCH please see Mr. Hemming in the front office. Try out times for the first week are: 10-12 grade: 3:30-5:30 PM Freshman: 5:30 PM. *** If you are a freshman and playing freshman football, please speak with Coach Walls or Coach Marin about your tryout time.

Girls Soccer: Ladies there will be practice today at the annex field after school.

Today is Monday, October 18, 2021, and here are your announcements:

College & Career Center: Please Join ASU in the College & Career Center for a Virtual Application workshop today during both lunches. Come to the the College & Career Center for the link or email Mr. Peters.

Girls Soccer: Attention all soccer girls!! We have practice today, Monday at 3:15 on the Annex field. All girls planning on playing this year must check in with Coach Gary sometime today! There will be information regarding our fundraiser that is tomorrow and the homecoming parade!


Today is Friday, October 8, 2021, and here are your announcements:

College & Career Center: ASU will be hosting a virtual Application Workshop during both lunches on Monday October 18th. Students can bring their Chromebooks into the College & Career Center to participate or join from anywhere. See Mr. Peters for the link.

Apollo Swim: Apollo Boys and Girls swim teams defeated Washington High School and Tolleson High School yesterday at out Senior Night. Swimmers of the meet were; Brian Santoyo, Jerome Myers, Jayden Perez Luis Zapet, Jasmine Piegrossi, Terranique Baker, and Kenadee Mathews. Come out and support our swim teams at the District championships on October 29th at Cortez Park.

Girls Soccer: Attention all soccer girls who intend to play this season. There will not practice today. Our next practice will be on Saturday, October 16th at 8am on the annex field. You need to complete your InTouch registration by next week. If there are any questions, email or text Coach Gary.

Today is Thursday, October 7, 2021, and here are your announcements:

LGBTQ+ and Ally: Attention members of the LGBTQ+ and Ally Club: This week's meeting will be in the media center. Please meet us there Thursday after school for games and fun!

Wrestling: Attention all wrestlers and anyone wanting to be on the wrestling team on November 1st. Open Mat today 3:00pm room 1205

Badminton: Congratulate your Badminton athletes for their victory over Raymond S Kellis High School yesterday. Great job ladies.

Today is Wednesday, October 6, 2021, and here are your announcements:

Seniors: FAFSA Application opens October 1st (this Friday) Apollo will host its first FAFSA Night on Wednesday October 6th, Financial Aid Reps from multiple colleges will be in attendance. See Flyer in your email for important information on what you need for the FAFSA Application."

Apollo Swim: Apollo Swim went against Thunderbird last night. Swimmers of the meet were Selia Robbins, Dessire Aquino and Cory Weathersby. Our next meet is this Thursday at Apollo. Come out and Support the team.

LGBTQ+ and Ally: Attention members of the LGBTQ+ and Ally Club: This week's meeting will be in the media center. Please meet us there Thursday after school for games and fun!

Today is Tuesday, October 5, 2021, and here are your announcements:

Seniors: FAFSA Application opens October 1st (this Friday) Apollo will host its first FAFSA Night on Wednesday October 6th, Financial Aid Reps from multiple colleges will be in attendance. See Flyer in your email for important information on what you need for the FAFSA Application."


Today is Monday, October 4, 2021, and here are your announcements:
Seniors: FAFSA Application opens October 1st (this Friday) Apollo will host its first FAFSA Night on Wednesday October 6th, Financial Aid Reps from multiple colleges will be in attendance. See Flyer in your email for important information on what you need for the FAFSA Application."

Acoustics Club: The Acoustic Club will hold a brief meeting today at 2:40 around the Hawk on the Quad.


Today is Thursday, September 30, 2021, and here are your announcements:

Engineering and NASA: Save the date this Thursday, September 30th, after school in Ms. Lowe's room, 15-216 (above the media center). Meet one of the first women to participate in an all-female spacewalk on The International Space Station. Jessica Meir is an American astronaut. She wants to inspire all the Lady hawks to be all that you can be. See Ms. Lowe in Room 15-216 for more information.

Seniors: FAFSA Application opens October 1st (this Friday) Apollo will host its first FAFSA Night on Wednesday October 6th, Financial Aid Reps from multiple colleges will be in attendance. See Flyer in your email for important information on what you need for the FAFSA Application.

Today is Wednesday, September 29, 2021, and here are your announcements:

Soccer All girls interested in playing soccer this year. There is a mandatory meeting on Wednesday after school at 2:45 in the Big Hawk room. We are going to discuss our conditioning and practice schedule, Also, we will discuss the purchase of new jerseys. Please attend if you are interested in trying out. We will practice after the meeting.

Rotary Student Ameera Asse is the Rotary student for the month of October. Be sure to congratulate her!

Engineering and NASA: Save the date this Thursday, September 30th, after school in Ms. Lowe's room, 15-216 (above the media center). Meet one of the first women to participate in an all-female spacewalk on The International Space Station. Jessica Meir is an American astronaut. She wants to inspire all the Lady hawks to be all that you can be. See Ms. Lowe in Room 15-216 for more information.

Robotics Clubs: The robotics club will be meeting Wednesday after school in room 906. New members are always welcome. See you after school today.

Today is Monday, September 27, 2021, and here are your announcements:

Seniors Are you ready for the transition to college? Do you have questions? Do you want to talk about what happens next, how to pay for college or what you should be doing now to be ready? Come to the COLLEGE CLUB! This Wednesday at 8:20 AM in the Big Hawk. See you there!

Cross County: The boys' and girls' cross-country teams ran well on Friday at the Nike Desert Twilight Invitational. The boys were led by Angel Ortiz and Carter Jaques, while the girls were led by Natalie Rosa and Catalina Quintero. Angel placed 24th out of 254 runners. The teams will race again this Saturday at the state's longest running cross country invitational, the Thunderbird Invitational…yes, it is so old that Coach McCarthy raced in it back in the 80’s.

Key Club: Key club member please join us today at 2:45 at the guard’s house by the student parking lot to clean up 47th ave.

Today is Thursday, September 23, 2021, and here are your announcements:

Apollo Culinary: The time has come! Apollo's culinary program will open up Claw & Cleaver next week, our student led restaurant on campus. Flyers will be posted throughout campus with information and staff will be receiving emails with the menu.
Girls Soccer: Attention all soccer girls. We will have practice tomorrow, Friday at 3;15 on the Annex field. Please be on time and register on IN Touch to get cleared to play this coming season.

Today is Wednesday, September 22, 2021, and here are your announcements:

College and Career: GCU will be having an College Jump Start Presentation in the College & Career Center during both lunches.

Acoustic Club: Those students that signed up for the Acoustic Club, I need for you to drop by Mr. Musselwhite's class Room 15-214 on the second floor of the Media Center to provide some additional information. The best time would be right after school

Robotics Club: The robotics club will be meeting today after school in Mrs. Devlin’s room 906. Everyone is welcome to join.

Apollo Culinary: The time has come! Apollo's culinary program will open up Claw & Cleaver next week, our student led restaurant on campus. Flyers will be posted throughout campus with information and staff will be receiving emails with the menu.

Today is Tuesday, September 21, 2021, and here are your announcements:

Engineering and NASA: Save the date September 30th after school. Meet one of the first women to participate in an all-female spacewalk. Jessica is an American NASA astronaut. Jessica Meir and Christina Koch were the first women to participate in an all-female spacewalk on the International Space Station. She wants to inspire all the Lady hawks to be all that you can be. See Ms. Lowe in Room 15-216 for more information.

Boys Soccer: Attention all boy’s soccer players. There will be a meeting on Thursday at 2:45 in Coach McGowan’s room, room 1007. We will talk about open field and tryouts. See you there!

College and Career: GCU will be having an SIS Scholarship Presentation in the College & Career Center during both lunches.

Acoustic Club: Those students that signed up for the Acoustic Club, I need for you to drop by Mr. Musselwhite's class Room 15-214 on the second floor of the Media Center to provide some additional information. The best time would be right after school or during the Learning Center at 8:25 on Wednesday.

Today is Friday, September 17, 2021, and here are your announcements:

Girls Soccer: Attention all soccer girls: We will practice this Friday, (September 18th) at 3:15pm on the Annex field. Make sure to bring water and eat lunch!!!

Attention underclassmen School picture day is next Tuesday, September 21st. You will attend with your English class. Please be mindful of your attire on this day, as these pictures will be used for the yearbook.

Esports Both of your Apollo Rocket League esports teams won their matches last night, defeating Valley Christian and Dobson for a great start to the fall season!

Apollo Swim Team: The Apollo boys and girls swim team defeated Metro Tech and Central yesterday! Swimmers of the meet were Aiden Wells, Conner Putnam, and the entire Freshmen girls’ squad! Our next meet is against our rivals, Independence High School next Thursday. For Teachers: Follow the link to see pictures from out meet! https://sites.google.com/guhsdaz.org/apolloswimanddive/picturevideos

Today is
Thursday, September 16, 2021, and here are your announcements:

French Club: Bonjour! French club will meet today, Thursday, September 16 after school in room 213.

eSports: Congratulation to our Super Smash Brothers eSports team for defeating Carl Hayden yesterday in a 5-2 victory. It was the first of many wins this season!

Girls Soccer: Attention all soccer girls: We will practice this Friday, (September 18th) at 3:15pm on the Annex field. Make sure to bring water and eat lunch!!! Attention underclassmen School picture day is next Tuesday, September 21st. You will attend with your English class. Please be mindful of your attire on this day, as these pictures will be used for the yearbook.

Today is Wednesday, September 15, 2021, and here are your announcements:

Career Center: The Career Center will be hosting a College Application Workshop today, Wednesday the 15th for GCU. In the career center, room 502 during both lunches.
Club GROW: Apollo's Girls Empowerment Club will be meeting this Wednesday in room 609 at 2:45. We will be working on creating inspirational messages for the school. Please come and join us!

Robotics The robotics club will be meeting today after school in Mrs. Devlin’s room 906. Everyone is welcome to join!

French Club: Bonjour! French club will meet Thursday, September 16 after school in room 213.

Badminton: Congratulations to the lady’s badminton Varsity and JV teams for their victory over Cortez High School winning 9-0. It's still not too late to try out for the JV badminton team. Resister on-line.

Volleyball: Please congratulate the JVA and Varsity girl’s volleyball teams for taking on and defeating Cortez high school last night! A special shout out to Yuliana for going on a 13-point run! Wish them luck on their journey to Gila Ridge today!

Today is Tuesday, September 14, 2021, and here are your announcements:

Career Center: The Career Center will be hosting a College Application Workshop on Wednesday the 15th for GCU. In the career center, room 502 during both lunches.

Attention all Freshman: We will have our first Link Back Up this Wednesday during Learning Center. Your assigned Link Leader and your English teachers have the room number. See you there!

Club GROW: Apollo's Girls Empowerment Club will be meeting this Wednesday in room 609 at 2:45. We will be working on creating inspirational messages for the school. Please come and join us!

Media Center: There are over 300 overdue books right now, so if you have an overdue library book, please come to renew or return it as soon as possible! Link Crew Leaders:

Link Leaders if you did not attend this morning's training, please come to room 206 at 2:45 today! This is MANDATORY!!!!
Today is Monday, September 13, 2021, and here are your announcements:

Career Center: The Career Center will be hosting a College Application Workshop today, Monday the 13th for NAU. In the career center, room 502 during both lunches.

Girls Soccer: Attention girls' soccer players. All newcomers and freshman will begin practice at 3:15pm Monday on the annex field. All returning players will begin practice at 4:00pm on Monday. Please sign in to the InTouch program and get your physicals Link Crew: Attention

LINK Leaders: There is a mandatory training tomorrow (Tuesday) at 7:15 am OR at 3:35pm. Choose one to attend!

Attention all Freshman: We will have our first Link Back Up this Wednesday during Learning Center. Your assigned Link Leader and your English teachers have the room number. See you there!

Today is Friday, September 10, 2021, and here are your announcements:

Career Center: Next week the Career Center will be hosting a College Application Workshop on Monday the 13th for NAU. In the career center, room 502 during both lunches.

Girls Soccer: Attention girls' soccer players. All newcomers and freshman will begin practice at 3:15pm Monday on the annex field. All returning players will begin practice at 4:00pm on Monday. Please sign in to the InTouch program and get your physicals

Volleyball: Yesterday Girls volleyball played against Moon Valley High School. Congratulations to JVA and Varsity for defeating the Rockets

Today is Thursday, September 9, 2021, and here are your announcements:
Volleyball: Girls Volleyball will take on Moon Valley at home Thursday. Come support your Lady Hawks for JVB @ 4, JVA @ 5, and Varsity @ 6 in the main gym. We hope to see as many fans as last time, and there may be some prizes for coming.

Career Center: Next week the Career Center will be hosting 2 College Application Workshops. Monday the 13th NAU & Wednesday the 15th GCU, both will be during both lunches in the Career Center.

LGBTQIA + Ally Club Attention all members of the LGBTQIA + Ally Club! This is a reminder that we have our weekly meeting today, Thursday, after school in Mrs. Augustine's room. We will be drafting a safe-space explanation and playing trivia games for fun prizes. We hope to see you there!

Gamer Club: The Apollo Hawks Super Smash Brothers teams won their preseason matches yesterday versus Sunrise Mountain and Nothern Christian. This was the first time the team played together on campus and despite some technical issues, prevailed! Congratulations, team! Today the Rocket League team tests out Apollo's servers with their preseason matches today.

Today is Wednesday, September 8, 2021, and here are your announcements:

Girls Soccer: We will have practice today at 3:15 pm on the annex field. Please begin your In-Touch registration!!

Volleyball: Girls Volleyball will take on Moon Valley at home Thursday. Come support your Lady Hawks for JVB @ 4, JVA @ 5, and Varsity @ 6 in the main gym. We hope to see as many fans as last time, and there may be some prizes for coming.

Swim Team: Apollo’s boys swim team defeated deer valley yesterday. Swimmers of the meet were Tanner Mathews and Min Kyaw. Apollo’s girls swim team lost to Deer valley. Swimmers of the meet were Maci Busche and Tonianne Hefley. Our next meet is on Thursday 9/16

Career Center: Next week the Career Center will be hosting 2 College Application Workshops. Monday the 13th NAU & Wednesday the 15th GCU, both will be during both lunches in the Career Center.


Today is Thursday, September 2, 2021, and here are your announcements:

French Club: Bonjour! French club will meet Thursday September 2 after school at 2: 40 in room 213. See you there.

Wrestling: Attention all Wrestlers and anyone interested in wrestling this year. Open mat today from 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Soccer: Attention Girl Soccer players; We will have practice Monday morning at 8am on the ANNEX field, same as before.The weather will be much cooler so please attend, We will be meeting in room 102 at 7:45 am. See you there! If you have questions see Coach Gary in room 102.


Today is Monday, August 30, 2021, and here are your announcements:

Career Center: Wednesday we will have an AZ College Visitation day in the Practice gym from 8-9am. College and Military Reps will be in attendance providing information about admission as well as programs they offer. This event is open to all grade levels! For questions visit Mr. Peters in the Career Center.

Girls Soccer: We will have soccer conditioning today and Wednesday from 3:15 until 4:45 on the annex field. Please wear your cleats and bring water. See you there.

Gamers Club: We're in our third week of Apollo Escape Experiences, but this time, there's a twist. This Wednesday, teams of students will race against each other to solve the puzzles and uncover the solution to a grisly murder! Who will decode the clues, put the pieces together, and capture the criminal first? Sign up in the media center for Wednesday's Escape Experience!


Today is Friday, August 27, 2021, and here are your announcements;
Juniors: Attention Juniors who were Apollo students last year; if you would like a copy of your AzM2 test scores from last spring, please stop by and see Mrs. Contreras in the counseling area before school, during your lunch period, or after school.

Gamers Club This Monday, the Gamers Club brings you the Ultimate Werewolf Experience. In this social deduction game for up to twenty players, you will take the role of a werewolf trying to eliminate a village or a villager attempting to survive the invasion. Sign up in the library to play this unique game of accusations, bluffing, and survival. Students and Teachers welcome!

Media Center: The media center will be closed after second lunch for the remainder of the day and will reopen as usual Monday morning.

Career Center: Next Wednesday we will have an AZ College Visitation day in the Practice gym from 8-9am. College and Military Reps will be in attendance providing information about admission as well as programs they offer. This event is open to all grade levels! For questions visit Mr. Peters in the Career Center.

Today is Wednesday, August 25, 2021, and here are your announcements:
BookStore: Students: ID's are now available in the bookstore. Remember to come before and after school or during your lunch. We ask for students that ride the school bus to come as soon as possible.

Transportation YOU Arizona: Transportation YOU Arizona is having its first meeting of the year this Thursday at 3PM in the media center. Transportation YOU's mission is to shape the future of the transportation industry by growing the involvement and interest of girls and young women in STEM studies. All are welcome. Thursday's speaker is Elizabeth Fretheim. Learn about her career path, what her job is like, and more about her company.

Rotary student: Rotary Student for the month of September will be Riley Olmos. Be sure to congratulate her when you see her.

DECA: DECA elections are this Thursday after school in room 108. If you are a member, or becoming a member, please attend and vote for your leaders

Robotics Club: Looking for a club to join? Interested in learning some new skills or making some new friends? You’re in luck! The robotics club will be having their first meeting of the year today right after school in Mrs. Devlin’s room- 906. All are welcome, no prior experience is needed!

Wrestling: Attention all wrestlers and anyone interested in wrestling this year. Open mat Tuesday and Thursday from 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Career Center: Next Wednesday we will have an AZ College Visitation day in the Practice gym from 8-9am. College and Military Reps will be in attendance providing information about admission as well as programs they offer. This event is open to all grade levels! For questions visit Mr. Peters in the Career Center.

Today is Tuesday, August 24,2021, and here are your announcements:

Girls Tennis: On Tuesday, August 24th girls' tennis will begin. Please meet on the tennis courts at 3:15. If you have questions, see coach Gary in room 102.

Gamers Club: The Gaming Club is bringing Escape games to Apollo! On Wednesday, a team of students successfully escaped the Mummy's Tomb and this week will encounter the Werewolf Experiment. If you want to test your mind and skills against the Lost Pyramid, sign up in the media center for this coming Wednesday's Escape Experience.

BookStore: Students: ID's are now available in the bookstore. Remember to come before and after school or during your lunch. We ask for students that ride the school bus to come as soon as possible.

Best Buddies: Attention Best Buddies Members! We will be having a meeting today after school in room 303. We look forward to seeing you there and kicking off the school year right. New members are always welcome!

Transportation YOU Arizona: Transportation YOU Arizona is having its first meeting of the year this Thursday at 3PM in the media center. Transportation YOU's mission is to shape the future of the transportation industry by growing the involvement and interest of girls and young women in STEM studies. All are welcome. Thursday's speaker is Elizabeth Fretheim. Learn about her career path, what her job is like, and more about her company.
Today is Monday, August 23, 2021, and here are your announcements:

eSports: Any student interested in playing Splatoon 2 for the Apollo eSports team should come to the media center after school on Tuesday for an informational meeting.

Girls Soccer: Today, Monday, girls' soccer conditioning begins at 3:15 on the annex field. Please bring water and wear cleats. If you have questions, see Coach Gary in room 102.

Girls Tennis: On Tuesday, August 24th girls' tennis will begin. Please meet on the tennis courts at 3:15. If you have questions, see coach Gary in room 102.

Gamers Club: The Gaming Club is bringing Escape games to Apollo! On Wednesday, a team of students successfully escaped the Mummy's Tomb and this week will encounter the Werewolf Experiment. If you want to test your mind and skills against the Lost Pyramid, sign up in the media center for this coming Wednesday's Escape Experience.

BookStore: Students: ID's are now available in the bookstore. Remember to come before and after school or during your lunch. We ask for students that ride the school bus to come today, August 23rd.
Today is Friday, August 20th, and here are the announcements

Soccer:

Attention all girls interested in playing soccer. We begin conditioning Monday, August 23rd at 3:15 on the Annex field, please wear your cleats and bring water. See you there!!!

Swim Team:

It’s not too late to join the swim team! Everyone makes the team and no experience needed. Email Coach Matt with any questions at Matthew.groat@guhsdaz.org. Last day to join is August 24th

eSports:

Any student interested in playing Splatoon 2 for the Apollo eSports team should come to the media center after school on Tuesday for an informational meeting.

Acoustic Club Music of the People

We will be meeting outside whenever possible. So we will wait until the weather is more comfortable. In the meantime, be practicing your instrument of choice and getting ready.


Today is Thursday, August 19th, and here are the announcements:

Volleyball: Congratulations to all the girls who made a volleyball team this year! Tryouts were tough and everyone worked so hard! If you made it, we will see you at practice after school and then the parent meeting!

Swim Team It’s not too late to join the swim team! Everyone makes the team and no experience needed. Email Coach Matt with any questions at Matthew.groat@guhsdaz.org. Last day to join is August 24th

Today is Wednesday, August 18th, and here are the announcements

Club GROW: Club GROW, Apollo's Girls Empowerment Club, will have its first meeting today, Wednesday at 2:45 in room 609. We will have snacks, play games and talk about what Club GROW is all about. EVERYONE is welcome to attend.

Tennis: Attention all girls interested in playing tennis. There will be an informational meeting on Thursday at 3pm in the Big Hawk room. If you would like to learn how to play tennis and be a part of the Apollo Girls' tennis team, please join us. Beginner's welcome. Please come join us.

French club: Bonjour! French club will meet Thursday after school at 2:40 in room 213.

Today is Tuesday, August 17th, and here are the announcements

DECA: The first DECA meeting is this Thursday afterschool. You must be in a marketing class to join DECA. See Ms. Rice in 108 for more information.

Girls Soccer: All girls who want to play soccer. There will be an informational
meeting Wednesday, August 18th at 3pm for all girls interested in playing soccer. The meeting will be held in the Big Hawk room. We will discuss our conditioning program and upcoming events. Please tell your friends.

Swim Team: It’s not too late to join the swim team! Everyone makes the team and no experience needed. Email Coach Matt with any questions at matthew.groat@guhsdaz.org

Girls basketball: Attention LadyHawks! Open gym starts Tuesday, Aug 17th at 7pm in the main gym. Spread the word and see you all there! Don't forget to bring your own water bottle and your release forms with you.

Gaming Club: The Apollo Gaming Club is looking for 4-6 students to playtest and referee Escape Room games in the media center. If you'd like to help inaugurate Escape Room Experiences at Apollo, come apply at lunch or after school in the media center.

Golf: Attention golfers, there will be an informational meeting in Coach Coburn's room 1103 at 2:40 today. We are still accepting experienced and non-experienced COED golfers for the team. You need to act fast; positions are filling up fast... Look forward to seeing you this afternoon.

Tennis: Attention all girls interested in playing tennis. There will be an informational meeting on Thursday at 3pm in the Big Hawk room. If you would like to learn how to play tennis and be a part of the Apollo Girls' tennis team, please join us. Beginner's welcome. Please come join us.

Book Club: Book Club will be meeting today at 2:40 in room 601. Hope to see you there!

Today is Monday, August 16th, and here are the announcements.

DECA: The first DECA meeting is this Thursday afterschool. You must be in a marketing class to join DECA. See Ms. Rice in 108 for more information.

Girls Soccer: All girls who want to play soccer. There will be an informational meeting Wednesday, August 18th at 3pm for all girls interested in playing soccer. The meeting will be held in the Big Hawk room. We will discuss our conditioning program and upcoming events. Please tell your friends.

Swim Team: It’s not too late to join the swim team! Everyone makes the team and no experience needed. Email Coach Matt with any questions at matthew.groat@guhsdaz.org

Girls basketball: Attention LadyHawks! Open gym starts Tuesday, Aug 17th at 7pm in the main gym. Spread the word and see you all there! Don't forget to bring your own water bottle and your release forms with you.

BookStore: ID cards are still not available, please continue listening to the announcement for further information! Teachers if you are sending your students down to the bookstore make sure they have a pass.

Book Club: All students interested in joining Book Club! We will hold our first meeting on Tuesday, August 17th, at 2:40 in room 601. Hope to see you there!

Spirit Week: Attention Hawks! Tomorrow is Tokyo drift. Show your school spirit and dress like a biker or wear red and black.
Today is Friday, August 13th, and here are the announcements.

Football:

Football is hosting a fundraiser at Chipotle, this Saturday, August 14th from 5 pm – 9 pm. Visit the Chipotle off of 59th and Northern in Glendale to show your support! Pick up a flyer from the front office or snap a picture to take with you!
Today is Thursday, August 12th, and here are the announcements.

Girls Volleyball:

This week we have Open Gyms from 3-5pm in the main gym Monday-Thursday. Bring your COVID waiver and Out of Season Waiver to participate. Tryouts for volleyball will be next Monday-Wednesday. You must be cleared to try out! See Coach Mitt in Room 107 if you want more details or have any questions!

Key Club:

Hello Future Key Club Members and Returning Members, our first meeting is today at 2:45pm in the media center.

Today is Wednesday, August 11th, and here are the announcements.

eSports:

Apollo eSports is putting together its Fall 2021 team. If you play League of Legends, Rocket League, Super Smash Brothers, Splatoon, or Madden 2021, come to the library after school on Thursday to get information on Hawks eSports!

Football:

Football is hosting a fundraiser at chipotle, this Saturday from 5 pm – 9 pm. Visit the Chipotle off of 59th and Northern in Glendale to show your support! Make sure you bring in a flyer or mention you are supporting the Apollo Football team!

Girls Volleyball:

This week we have Open Gyms from 3-5pm in the main gym Monday-Thursday. Bring your COVID waiver and Out of Season Waiver to participate. Tryouts for volleyball will be next Monday-Wednesday. You must be cleared to try out! See Coach Mitt in Room 107 if you want more details or have any questions!

Chess:

Chess meeting after school today in room 1000. See you there!