REMINDER: Parent/Teacher conferences will be held tonight from 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm and tomorrow morning from 7:30 am - 11:30 am. Please call today to schedule an appointment!
The Akron School wishes to thank those who helped donate and sponsor bringing Rulon Gardner to our school and community. Thank You! Bank of Colorado, Alan Baer Agency, Akron Wrestling Association, Glosson Construction, TBK Bank, Luke & Kristin Crumley Family, Layne and Samantha Crumley, and All-American Sports- Dave Vondy.
DISTRICT BASKETBALL TONIGHT: Come out & support the Akron Rams! The girls play in Yuma @ 5:30 p.m and the boys play at home vs. Merino @ 6:30 p.m. GO BLUE!
The Akron Ram wrestlers had a successful state tournament finishing with 37.5 points. Senior Jeffrey Pieper made state in just his second year of wrestling. Juniors Seth Dorrenbacher and Derrick Poss finished just one match from placing. Juniors Justin Traxler and Carson Reese both finished the tournament with wins and 5th place finishes. The Rams will have these four wrestlers back as seniors next year to lead the squad. Thanks for giving us so much to cheer about gentleman! Go Rams!
The Ram wrestlers finished the second day of the state wrestling tournament yesterday with 4 of 5 wrestlers still alive. Seth Dorrenbacher won by fall, Carson Reese won by fall, Derrick Poss won by fall, and Justin Traxler lost by fall. All four wrestlers will be in action this morning in pursuit of a state medal. Good luck Rams!
Parent/Teacher Conferences are next Thursday the 22nd and Friday the 23rd. Please call the office to schedule your appointment!
We will be giving our state qualifying wrestlers a send off this Thursday morning around 8 a.m. Please join us at the school or cheer them on while they head out of town. Go Rams!
Our Akron FBLA students had another great district competition yesterday, as 27 of our students placedin the top five. Several students qualified for the state competition that will be held this spring in Vail, CO. Congratulations to all of our students and to their leader Mrs. Ali Houston. Great job Rams!!!
Attention Basketball Parents Schedule for Friday vs. Wray No Boys ‘C’ or JV games. 5:00 pm-Girls JV (2 x 8 min.) followed by parents/senior night before Girls Varsity Warmup. Girls Varsity then Boys Varsity.
We had the privilege of meeting Ms. Kylie Gardener at our home basketball game on Thesday night. She is the daughter of Tanya Thomsen Gardener who graduated from Akron H.S. in 1993. Kylie has been through a lot for a 17 year old and is now on a mission to bless others. Please take the time to read her story in the photo below. The Akron Lady Ram basketball team met Kylie and gave her flavored chapsticks they collected for her cause. Thank you, Kylie!
We had a wonderful day hosting the Akron JH and HS Knowledge Bowl today. We had over 120 students compete today from Akron, Burlington, Holyoke, Ft. Morgan, Merino, Wiggins, Wray, and Yuma. Top 3 JH results in order: Wiggins, Ft. Morgan, and Burlington Top 3 HS results in order: Ft. Morgan, Akron, and Holyoke. Thank you to everyone who helped and competed today!
The Akron Ram wrestlers had a very good day at the Englewood Pirate Invitational in Denver on Saturday.. All seven wrestlers placed and as a team the Rams finished 4th with 94 points. Placers: Elvis Guy 1st, Seth Dorrenbacher 1st, Justin Traxler 1st, Derrick Poss 1st, Cameron Collin 3rd, Carson Reese 3rd, and Jeffrey Pieper 4th. Great job Fighting Rams!
Arnold Torgerson Invitational in Ft. Collins The Akron Ram wrestlers didn’t have any placers today but they did wrestle well against some very good competition. The Ram wrestlers will be in action again this next Thursday at home against Yuma. It will also be parents night so come out and fill up the field house to support our wrestlers who spend a big part of their season on the road. Go Fighting Rams!
Attention Akron Ram Basketball Parents and Fans The games at Otis on Saturday will be varsity only. Girls will play at 3 pm and Boys at 4:30 pm.
Akron Ram Activities January 3rd -7th Word of the Week: Determination 1/3-FCCLA Meeting 7:30 a.m. Big Buddy Program 1:40 p.m. 1/4- 1/5-UTT College Visit H.S. Basketball vs. Caliche 4 p.m. 1/6-J.H. Knowledge Bowl @ Standley Lake H.S. 8:30 a.m. H.S. Wrestling @ Ft. Collins 9 a.m. H.S. Basketball @ Otis 2 p.m. 1/7-Area Wrestling Officials Meeting 12 p.m. Go Fighting Rams!
Akron Rams get ready to join the 100 Mile Club starting October 9th! See the following link for practice schedule: 5il.co/20kx
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