Consider using your day off on 10/10 to visit a college! Many colleges host open houses on Columbus Day. Click to use this page of links to these colleges' websites for the open houses:
3 months ago, Amanda Mendez
college open houses 10-10
Our list of upcoming college & career lunch visits is growing! Representatives from each of the following colleges will be set up in the cafeteria to offer information to interested students.
3 months ago, Amanda Mendez
upcoming college lunch visits
Seniors, are you interested in attending college to become a TEACHER? Look into the Golden Apple Scholars Program! They provide financial and career preparation assistance for future teachers, and they have a long list of eligible colleges.
3 months ago, Amanda Mendez
Golden Apple Scholarship
3 months ago, Sean German
Mt. Zion High School is hosting a College & Career Fair that will include over 30 college, military, and career/ trades representatives. This is a great chance to browse several options for what to do after graduation! All high school students are welcome.
3 months ago, Amanda Mendez
Mt Zion College Fair
Beautiful evening!
3 months ago, Sean German
Watch BOMBERS activities on our YouTube channel. AO football taking on Clinton tonight!
3 months ago, Sean German
The Community Foundation of Macon County funds a scholarship for residents of Macon County 24 or older returning to school to get a degree. Click for the flyer:
3 months ago, Amanda Mendez
Senior Students/Parents, mark your calendars for Financial Aid Information Night! Click for the flyer complete with informational links:
3 months ago, Amanda Mendez
Financial Aid Night 2022
Click for a Beginning-of-Year Newsletter from Mrs. Mendez, the School Counselor: The scholarship link isn't working, so for more Scholarship information, please go to AOHS> Guidance Counseling> Scholarships.
3 months ago, Amanda Mendez
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Note that some of our special programs begin before AO does. We're looking forward to a great year!
4 months ago, Amanda Mendez
upcoming dates
We are very excited to welcome all of our AOHS BOMBERS for the 2022-2023 school year! The first day of student attendance will be Wednesday, August 17th. Thank you to all of you who have already completed your online registration! If you are a returning student and have not registered, you can complete that process at If you are having trouble completing the online registration process you can stop by the HS on Thursday, August 4 between 10:00 AM and 6:00 PM. You can also email our technology coordinator, Mr. Tom Altig at New students should call the office at (217) 795-4821 to schedule an appointment to complete registration. #WEareAO #BOMBERPRIDE
4 months ago, Sean German
AO Boosters hosting WIFFLE war fundraiser! #WEareAO
5 months ago, Sean German
Wiffle War
Congratulations to those enrolling in college, seeking a career in the trades, enlisting in the military, and those planning to work until they figure out their next step! Final transcripts have been sent to the colleges that students listed on their exit surveys. If you need your transcript sent anywhere else, please email Mrs. Mendez before Friday, 6/17. Good luck to the Class of 2022! We are so proud of you!
6 months ago, Amanda Mendez
2022 College Destinations
Have a safe Memorial Day
6 months ago, Sean German
Mem day
Congratulations AOHS CLASS OF 2022! #WEareAO #BOMBERPRIDE #ClassOf2022
6 months ago, Sean German
#AOHSCLASOF2022 your stage is set and we are ready for your commencement ceremony! We will be outside and will start promptly at 6:00. #WEareAO
6 months ago, Sean German
AOHS Parents/Guardians: If your student was identified as needing summer school, an invitation was sent to the parent's email address. If you did not receive an invitation for your student but think that you should have, please contact AOHS.
7 months ago, Amanda Mendez
summer school post
Graduating seniors, need a plan? Caterpillar is launching a new Machinist training program for high school graduates with training/aptitude in the industrial arts. CAT will pay for 5 courses at Richland and then transition you into a full-time position with benefits as a Machinist. Email Mrs. Mendez at if you'd like the information. Students ages 16+: Bob Brady Buick GMC is looking for summer workers. Call Courtney at 217-520-9259 if you would like more information.
7 months ago, Amanda Mendez
Job opportunities
High School CrossFit Summer Program! Bombers take advantage of this opportunity to get better this summer! Thank you to our Athletic Trainer, Crystal Green and Kirby Medical Center for making this opportunity available to our students! #WEareAO
7 months ago, Sean German