Atlantic High School (Port Orange, Florida)
|This article relies on references to primary sources. (November 2008)|
|Atlantic High School|
|1250 Reed Canal Road
Port Orange, Florida
|School district||Volusia County Schools|
|Asst. Principal||Paul Nehrig|
|Faculty||107.0 (on FTE basis)|
|Grades||9 to 12|
|Student to teacher ratio||15.4|
|Color(s)||Silver, Black, and Teal|
|Athletics conference||FHSAA District 4|
|Team name||Atlantic Sharks|
|Website||AHS Home Page|
Atlantic High School is a public high school located in Port Orange, Florida. The school started in 1994 and currently serves about 1,100 students in grades 9 to 12 and is part of Volusia County Schools.
The schools athletic teams are known as the Atlantic Sharks. Their colors are teal and black. The school competes in FHSAA District 4. Atlantic won the state championships in women's bowling in 2010, went to the state final four twice in women's basketball, and the football team has made the playoffs the last couple years. Ronnie Williams is the number one ranked player in Florida for women's basketball and ha committed to the University of Florida. Chris Jones is a top ranked football player who has committed to UCF in his junior year.
AHS currently (2013) offers three Career Academies: The Academy of Law and Government(A.L.A.G.), Communications and Arts in Performance(C.A.P.A.), and the Horticulture, Environmental and Marine Science(H.E.M.S.) Academy.
Career Academies offer a unique opportunity in the area of your choice. Students who belong to an academy can expect to go on field trips, hear guest speakers and hands-on training. A.L.A.G. Is a gold star academy and attracts students from the Orlando area city of Deltona.
- "Atlantic High School". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved on 20 November 2008.
- "District Standings". Florida High School Athletic Association. Retrieved on 20 November 2008.
- "". Atlantic High School. Retrieved on 20 November 2008.
- "Atlantic Sharks". MaxPreps.com. Retrieved on 20 November 2008.
Atlantic High School 2013 Handout