Welcome to Atlantic High School

Atlantic High School is comprised of educators who strive to make an IMPACT every day. Our educators lead our students with integrity, motivation, professionalism, accountability, caring attitudes and teamwork. We are dedicated to our district’s mission:

The Atlantic Community School District will prepare all learners to be creative, innovative and productive citizens by providing diverse opportunities to learn and apply relevant skills and knowledge in a positive, disciplined and challenging environment.

Students have numerous opportunities to excel at AHS. Students are not only afforded strong learning in each of the core departments (English, mathematics, science and social studies), but also a wide variety of others:

  • Fine Arts (Instrumental Music, Vocal Music, Visual Arts)
  • Career Technical Education (Vocational Agriculture, Industrial Technology, Family and Consumer Sciences, Business)
  • Foreign Language study of Spanish
  • Physical Education/Weight Training and Health

Activities/Athletics (band, choir and show choir, speech, debate, forensics, journalism with online newspaper, online video news, and yearbook, swimming, cross country, football, volleyball, basketball, wrestling, archery, cheerleading, AHS Fuel, Student Council, Silver Cord, National Honor Society, FFA, Spanish Club, dance team, tennis, golf, track, soccer, baseball, softball)

Challenging our students academically is commonplace in every classroom. Atlantic High School offers several Advanced Placement courses in a variety of areas: AP Music Theory, AP Art Studio, AP US History, AP US Government as well as additional courses via online resources. We also partner with Iowa Western Community College for concurrent and dual enrollment courses, and with Iowa Central Community College for Post-Secondary Enrollment Options.

Atlantic High School, a member of the Hawkeye 10 Conference in Southwest Iowa, is located seven miles south of I-80, approximately half-way between Council Bluffs and Des Moines, at the junction of US HWY 6 and US HWY 71.

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Mission Statement

The mission of the Atlantic Community School District, in collaboration with home and community, is to prepare all learners to be creative, innovative and productive citizens and workers in a changing society, by providing diversified opportunities to learn and apply relevant skills and knowledge in a positive, disciplined and challenging environment.

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Mission Statement

The Atlantic Community School District will prepare all learners to be creative, innovative and productive citizens by providing diverse opportunities to learn and apply relevant skills and knowledge in a positive, disciplined and challenging environment.

 

Annual Notice of Nondiscrimination Policy Statement

The Atlantic Community School District offers career and technical programs in the following areas of study:

It is the policy of the Atlantic Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, religion, age, political affiliation, socioeconomic status, or marital status in its programs, activities, or employment practices  If you have questions or grievances related to compliance with this policy by the Atlantic Community School District, please contact the district's Equity Coordinator – Josh Rasmussen, at Atlantic CSD, 1100 Linn Street, Atlantic, Iowa 50022, phone 712-243-4252, jrasmussen@atlnticiaschools.org or the Director of the Office for Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Education, 500 W. Madison Street, Suite 1475, Chicago, IL 60661 Telephone: (312) 730-1560 Facsimile: (312) 730-1576, Email: OCR.Chicago@ed.gov).