ATOMail for September 15th, 2020

ptsa meeting

Please join us for our first virtual PTSA meeting of the 2020-21 school year TONIGHT, Tuesday, September 15th at 7 PM.  

Please join our meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone here. You can also dial in using your phone.

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On behalf of the PTSA welcome to the start of the school year, this year is already been one for the records and since we are unable to welcome you in person we created a short video to welcome you. We wanted to tell you about our membership campaign, meeting times, accomplishments, goals and mission of the PTSA. Below are a couple of links of ways you can get involved and support our work through membership, no additional cost to you fundraising efforts. We also included a couple resources we hope you find helpful the link to our website for information, and a one-page printable calendar with all the school breaks and early release dates as well as additional useful contact phone numbers, websites and how to sign up for News You Choose. Again, welcome to Atom Nation!

PTSA Welcome Video

AHS PTSA Website


No Additional Cost to You Fundraising - We Earn When You Shop!

One-Page Printable Calendar

Membership Drive

Join the PTSA before our first meeting on September 15 to be entered into our membership raffle!

Parent/Community Member prize - $25 Glory Days Grill gift card!

Student Member prize - $25 Paisano’s gift card!

Staff Member prize - $25 Amazon gift card!

Winners will be drawn and announced during the PTSA meeting!

Top Reasons to Join Your PTSA

  • PTSA provides resources and support to help ALL Annandale HS students, teachers and staff succeed
  • PTSA educates members on issues and decisions impacting Annandale HS and FCPS
  • Studies show active PTSAs improve overall student performance


The AHS PTSA Pantry is getting ready to reopen for the school year and while we are in a virtual school setting we plan to hold bi-monthly distributions. Our shelves are bare please Help us Stock Our Shelves (SOS)!

There are four ways to donate to the pantry’s SOS Campaign

  1. Monetary Donation through Pay Pal or check made payable to AHS PTSA. (Please write Food Pantry in the memo line and mail it to AHS PTSA 4700 Medford Drive, Annandale, VA 22003)
  2. Pack a Bag ready for Distribution and deliver it to AHS during office hours
  3. Donate through our Amazon Wish List for Delivery to the Pantry 
  4. Donate any of our Top Needed Items and deliver to AHS during office hours

Thank you for your continued support of the AHS PTSA Pantry!




Please attend this PTSA sponsored event.  College Boot Camp: Tuesday, October 6th, 6 PM to 8 PM. Please virtually join Princess Brown, the AHS College & Career Specialist, as she talks about the nitty-gritty of applying to college. She will cover issues that are unique to this unprecedented year and there will be time for questions and answers. Great for seniors and any interested family members. The PTSA will send out information on how to access this webinar, so stay tuned!    

Harris Teeter


Remember to link or relink your Harris Teeter VIC card and earn free cash or Annandale High School. You must relink each school year.

  • Ask at check-out or at the customer service desk to link your card to Annandale High School #4555.
  • Sign in to your Harris Teeter VIC account and select Annandale High School.



Stay Connected to Us

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Our e-newsletter, ATOMail, is sent the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month and highlights PTSA programs and opportunities to support our students, teachers, and staff. To receive ATOMail, please sign up and set your preferences on the FCPS "News You Choose" webpage. Select “Annandale High School” and check the box for “Annandale HS PTSA”. (To receive an additional email on Sundays from the Annandale HS Activities office with a weekly schedule of events and news, be sure to also check the box for “AHS Athletics”.)