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AAHS facilities come to life

July 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

Having the opportunity and the backing of a community to build a new high school doesn’t come around often, so when it does there is a sense of urgency to get the project right.

That was the focus of those involved with bringing the Alexandria A…continue reading on echopress.com

Pro Mach’s Brenton provides manufacturing equipment to new high school

January 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Community Manufacturer’s Partnership Capital Campaign will take another step forward this week with $75,000 committed to the campaign by Brenton, powered by Pro Mach. This new donation from Brenton provides the partnership with the financial su…continue reading on echopress.com

Ninth and 10th graders have first Career Expo

January 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

In preparation for Alexandria Area High School to open in the fall, a 9th and 10th grade Career Expo was held Friday. This was the first time for students this young to have a career expo in Alexandria.

To help get a jump start on the new Academie…continue reading on echopress.com

Brenton donates $75,000 to new Alexandria school

January 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

Brenton, a local packaging machinery manufacturer, announced that it will donate $75,000 to the Alexandria Area High School Technology Academy. The financial contribution during the construction phase of the new facility will support precision machin…continue reading on echopress.com

Brenton donates $75,000 to new Alexandria school

January 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

Brenton, a local packaging machinery manufacturer, announced that it will donate $75,000 to the Alexandria Area High School Technology Academy. The financial contribution during the construction phase of the new facility will support precision machin…continue reading on echopress.com

Busy night for Alexandria School Board

December 24, 2013 in Uncategorized

The Alexandria School Board’s December meeting was a busy one.
Every action was approved, including the final 2013 tax levy certification.
Many presentations were made during the meeting, covering areas of current and future happenings in the sch…continue reading on echopress.com

Busy night for Alexandria School Board

December 24, 2013 in Uncategorized

The Alexandria School Board’s December meeting was a busy one.
Every action was approved, including the final 2013 tax levy certification.
Many presentations were made during the meeting, covering areas of current and future happenings in the sch…continue reading on echopress.com

Busy night for Alexandria School Board

December 24, 2013 in Uncategorized

The Alexandria School Board’s December meeting was a busy one.
Every action was approved, including the final 2013 tax levy certification.
Many presentations were made during the meeting, covering areas of current and future happenings in the sch…continue reading on echopress.com

Smooth sailing for new school

October 25, 2013 in Uncategorized

Construction of Alexandria Area High School (AAHS) is 70 percent complete and the project is on-schedule to open in the fall of 2014.

Monday afternoon, school board members toured the site. Here’s an overview of the $65 million project’s progr…continue reading on echopress.com

Ninth graders start chasing their dreams

September 26, 2013 in Uncategorized

Excitement and anticipation filled the Jefferson High School gym in Alexandria Friday morning.

The class of 2017 – this year’s ninth-graders – started their transition to a brand new school, Alexandria Area High School, which they’ll atten…continue reading on echopress.com