News HeadlinesAtlantic High Port Orange, FL News

Atlantic High School News Submitted by Alumni

Atlantic High School News From Around The Web

Volusia deputies: Atlantic High student, 17, had loaded gun in backpack  Daytona Beach News-Journal

A 17-year-old student at Atlantic High School in Port Orange is facing a felony charge after a Daytona Beach police officer found a loaded gun in his backpack, ...



FOUND: Missing 15-year-old last seen at Atlantic High School in Port Orange  Port Orange Observer

Anyone with information is urged to contact the Port Orange Police Department.



The heart behind the curtain: 42nd Street captivates Atlantic High School  Port Orange Observer

After hundreds of hours of planning, practice and teamwork — and with their theater teacher currently nine months pregnant — the Atlantic High School cast of ...



The sky is the limit for Atlantic High School students in Embry-Riddle program  Port Orange Observer

Students receive a head start on college by taking college-level courses while in high school through Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University's Gaetz Aerospace ...



Atlantic High choir singing Monday at Carnegie Hall  Daytona Beach News-Journal

Most Volusia County students found it a little hard to focus Thursday — the last day before Spring Break — with beach trips and the chance to sleep in for a week ...



Choir hits high point for Atlantic High School  Hometown News

Atlantic High School's choir, Sounds of the Atlantic, has been invited to perform at Carnegie Hall in New York.



Missing Port Orange teen found safe  WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando

The Port Orange Police Department is searching for a missing 15-year-old.



Atlantic High School celebrates the Class of 2018  Daytona Beach News-Journal

Atlantic High SchoolApproximate number of graduates: 240Class Motto: “Our lives are before us, our pasts are behind us, but our memories are forever with us.



Volusia County choir first to perform at Carnegie Hall  Port Orange Observer

Atlantic High School choir from Port Orange will be the first invited to perform at the venue.



9 Investigates: Mother wants teen's suspension removed after sex assault claim  WFTV Orlando

A Volusia County mother is pushing for a five-day suspension to be removed from her daughter's school record. The mother said her teenager was punished ...



Deputies: Student Brings Loaded Gun To Volusia County School  News 13 Orlando

PORT ORANGE, Fla. — The Volusia County Sheriff's Office says a school resource officer found a loaded gun in a 17-year-old Atlantic High School student's ...



Atlantic High student arrested for threat against Spruce Creek High  Daytona Beach News-Journal

The Volusia County Sheriff's Office arrested 16-year-old Austin Holt on Thursday after he confessed to making one of multiple threats that have disrupted Volusia ...



Seabreeze High School racially-charged gun threat causes mass absenteeism  Ormond Beach Observer

A total of 731 students stayed home from Seabreeze High School on Tuesday, Feb. 19, following a threat from an unidentified student saying they were going to ...



Rooms to rent: Luxury apartments booming in Volusia, Flagler  Daytona Beach News-Journal

When Eastwind Development officials visit Daytona Beach to check on the construction of their Tomoka Pointe Apartments, they can't help but notice the growing ...



Sidelines: Atlantic High School reportedly fires football coach Kendall Bradley  Port Orange Observer

Atlantic High School has reportedly fired the head coach of the football team, Kendall Bradley. Bradley, who was hired by former Atlantic Athletics Director Zach ...



Fourth-grader tops older competitors in Volusia Spelling Bee  Daytona Beach News-Journal

PORT ORANGE — Jetro Tenerife stood in front of a microphone and looked at the judges table to his right.“Now I spell another one?” he asked. Yes. To be the ...



Mayo looking to bring 'swagger' back to Atlantic  Port Orange Observer

Despite back-to-back winless seasons, the Sharks enter 2018 with expectations higher than ever.



Spruce Creek, Atlantic High, students among winners of 2017 STEM competition  Port Orange Observer

The winners of the second annual STEM Solutions by Students competition were announced on Saturday, Nov. 4, during Port Orange's Riverwalk Park ribbon ...



Atlantic High, Spruce Creek High students receive Student of the Month awards  Port Orange Observer

Students from Atlantic High School and Spruce Creek High School have received Student of the Month awards from the Port Orange Elks Lodge #2723.



Volusias newest teacher of the year in the business of changing students lives  Daytona Beach News-Journal

When he came to Florida in 2001, T. Dewitt Taylor Middle-High School's Ian Jackson was worried about leaving behind a sense of family with his students in ...



Former Volusia principal comes out of retirement to lead Flagler school  Daytona Beach News-Journal

Former Seabreeze High School Principal Robert Wallace shares his thoughts as he comes out of retirement to lead Flagler Palm Coast High School.



Atlantic High students reach for the skies with aviation project  Port Orange Observer

Not every student can say they've helped build a plane while at school. But that's exactly what 15 Atlantic High School students in Advanced Technology ...



Summer Camps, April 12, 2019 | News  Hometown News

Tryouts scheduled for Junior Lifeguard Program. Youths between 9 and 15 can enjoy beach activities while learning lifesaving techniques during Volusia ...



Brown Returns: Antwan Brown is back as the head coach of Atlantic baseball  Port Orange Observer

Brown was fired from Atlantic High School in August following a standards investigation by the school district. Now, he's back — and hopeful.



Summer Camps, March 29, 2019 | News  Hometown News

Summer camp scholarships available. Summer camp scholarships are available to income-eligible children through Volusia County's Community Assistance ...



Volusia County Schools maintains its B grade | News  Hometown News

Students aren't the only ones who receive report cards. Volusia County Schools have garnered a solid B average in the latest school grades released by the ...



Summer Camps, April 5, 2019 | News  Hometown News

Tryouts scheduled for Junior Lifeguard Program. Youths between 9 and 15 can enjoy beach activities while learning lifesaving techniques during Volusia ...



Longstanding Port Orange pizza shop upgrades to new, bigger location  Port Orange Observer

After 23 years, a Port Orange pizza business has flourished enough to finally transition into a building that its owners hope will help them better serve the ...



Sharks' new volleyball coach: 'We need to learn to win'  Port Orange Observer

Former Oviedo coach Rafael Valle replaced Rhea Simon as Atlantic's head girls volleyball coach.



Atlantic transfer Jordan Sears plays integral role for surging Bucs  Ormond Beach Observer

After an exciting first season at area basketball powerhouse Atlantic High School, Jordan Sears was hoping to break out in his sophomore season. Although he ...



Seabreeze basketball: 'It's not about size. It's about heart'  Ormond Beach Observer

Despite their small size, the Sandcrabs play intense basketball for all 32 minutes.



288 garden-style apartments will be built in Port Orange  Port Orange Observer

Eden Crystal Lake luxury apartments are slated to break ground in June 2019 in Port Orange.



Calendar: Celebrate Earth Day with Port Orange  Port Orange Observer

Looking ahead to the biggest events in Port Orange during the next month.



Meet Osceola Elementary's Teacher of the Year  Ormond Beach Observer

Yahaira Lopez considers her students as part of her family.



More Flagler students charged with threatening to shoot up schools  Daytona Beach News-Journal

The arrests of two middle school students Thursday night and a high school student on Friday are the latest in a recent spate of incidents involving handguns or ...



Atlantic, Spruce Creek High students receive Student of the Month awards  Port Orange Observer

On Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, Scholarship Chairman Paul Leonard and Committee Member Louise Lauthain presented Student of the Month awards from the Port ...



Hot of the Press: Sharks suffocate Hudson in preseason-opener  Port Orange Observer

The Sharks, who instituted a full-court press from the opening tip, scored 112 points against the Cobras.



Atlantic High graduate Eric Polite releases short film, hip-hop album  Daytona Beach News-Journal

The Krispy Kreme hot doughnut light burns out into the night of the Daytona Beach parking lot in Eric Polite's new short film."This is supposed to be here," the ...



Matanzas High School hires new athletics director  Palm Coast Observer

The new athletics director, Zach Rigney, was previously the athletics director at Atlantic High School in Port Orange.



Planning board recommends apartments approval | News  Hometown News

The Port Orange Planning Commission voted Thursday, Oct. 25, to recommend approval of the construction of a new apartment complex to the City Council.



Atlantic football coach Matt Dixon cleared of hazing allegation  Daytona Beach News-Journal

PORT ORANGE — Volusia County Schools investigators have cleared Atlantic High football coach Matt Dixon of a hazing allegation.According to an email ...



Dual Enrollment Classes from Gaetz Aerospace Institute Expand at High Schools Across the State and Beyond  ERAU News

Thousands of students in Florida have received a head start on college by taking courses in their high schools through Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University's ...



His brother's keeper  Port Orange Observer

Atlantic's top jumper, David Long, never played sports before his oldest brother's death in 2007. Now, it's his main motivation.



Courtney Edgcomb hired unanimously as new United Way president  Port Orange Observer

Courtney Edgcomb has been hired as the new president of United Way of Volusia-Flagler Counties, with a unanimous vote from the Board of Directors and ...



Volusia Business News: Housing market isn't cooling off, either  Hometown News

When we last dived into the housing market in May, it was a hot one and, as the summer winds down in East Central Florida, calendar-wise, the housing industry ...



Marjory Stoneman Douglas High students hit a high note at Port Orange jazz festival  Daytona Beach News-Journal

PORT ORANGE — Leading Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School's top jazz band in their first performance since a mass shooting, Matt Calderin said he ...



High school sports results: Monday, Sept. 24  Florida Today

See which cross-country runners had the fastest times over the weekend/ Plus, check the latest volleyball and bowling results.



Atlantic's offense dominant in win over Seabreeze  Port Orange Observer

The Sharks topped the Sandcrabs 99-69 on the night of Wednesday, Jan. 10, at Atlantic High School.



Sidelines: Hawks' Camryn Cooney wins district title  Port Orange Observer

Also in the Observer: Sharks' boys cross country wins district title, and Hawks volleyball edges out Lake Mary in playoff opener.



The world's a stage: A Port Orange theater finds its niche with an intimate setting, community focus  Port Orange Observer

The Stage at Thank You Five is entering its third season.



Your Town: Port Orange United Church of Christ boosts Spruce Creek Elementary with $2K donation  Port Orange Observer

The Port Orange United Church of Christ donated $2,600 to Spruce Creek Elementary School before the school year began to help purchase essentials, such as ...



Symbol of love with heart drawn in the sand: Daytona Beach-area couples enjoy Valentine's Day  Headline Surfer

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla -- Four years ago today - on Valentine's Day to be precise -- Steve Bibeault draw a heart in the sand as a symbol of love for his girlfriend, ...



Sidelines: Sharks boys basketball remains undefeated  Port Orange Observer

Also in the Observer: Brown, Pope dominate for Sharks; Lady Hawks lose two of last three games; Spruce Creek boys and girls soccer teams draw against Lake ...



Volusia principal Tager is Flagler pick for schools chief  Daytona Beach News-Journal

BUNNELL — The Flagler County School Board unanimously selected Jim Tager, a Volusia County high school principal, as its new superintendent in a special ...



Sidelines: Spruce Creek's Killins, Atlantic's Berrong shine at Nike's The Opening  Port Orange Observer

A pair of area football players shined at Nike's The Opening, a camp that showcases some of the country's top high school football talent, in Miami. Spruce Creek ...



A mother grieves after daughters fatal overdose  Daytona Beach News-Journal

Throughout the week before her daughter's death, police and emergency sirens screamed along the streets near Barbara Schaefer's Port Orange home.



Florida kids need warm clothes, too: Port Orange mom collects jackets for students  Port Orange Observer

Krystal O'Dell inspires Facebook group — and her own children — to help.



District looks to improve low grades at Volusia elementary schools  Daytona Beach News-Journal

With the first day of school just two weeks away, Volusia school district officials are digging deeper to find out why so many elementary schools earned a C or D ...



Teen accused of making threat to carry out shooting at school  WPEC

Volusia County deputies arrested a 16-year-old student Thursday after confessing to making one of several hoax school shooting threats.Deputies say the teen, ...



Volusia-Flagler residents dealing with floods, mess from Hurricane Irma; over 250k without power  Daytona Beach News-Journal

LATEST UPDATES: Flagler County is under a coastal flood warning until noon Thursday, and there is a high risk of rip currents. As of 6 a.m. Tuesday there were ...



Mainland's winning football's transfer game. Not everyone likes that.  Daytona Beach News-Journal

Just two years ago, Jake Novello was a junior varsity quarterback on the West Orange High School football team in Orlando.On Friday night, he will be on the ...



This is a list of all the shelters in Volusia  Ormond Beach Observer

Volusia County currently has 33 shelters which will be open for Hurricane Irma. If you're planning to stay in the area and ride out the storm at a local shelter, ...



NEW: Robotics bragging rights on the line for 2,000 students at convention center  Palm Beach Post

WEST PALM BEACH — This wasn't your typical scene on the floor of the Palm Beach County Convention Center on Thursday.In rows of booths like those in ...



How the gopher tortoises from Kings Landing are getting rehomed  Port Orange Observer

The gopher tortoise is a vulnerable species that has to be relocated before developers can build on sites, at a cost of $1100 per tortoise for the Kings Landing ...



Heart procedure performed first time in Florida  Ormond Beach Observer

A new procedure to repair the aortic valve in the heart has been done for the first time in Florida, and the patient was longtime local football coach Rocky Yocam, ...



Spanish teacher inspires students to reach for American dream  Daytona Beach News-Journal

PORT ORANGE — In the span of a single lunch period, Janet Gavilanes, a Spanish teacher at Atlantic High School, was mother, mentor and taskmaster to a ...



Shelters open, evacuations underway as menacing Matthew roars toward Volusia, Flagler  Daytona Beach News-Journal

With 140 mph sustained winds and growing stronger, Hurricane Matthew is forecast to arrive on the “world's most famous beach” Friday, bringing what local ...



Sidelines: Hawks standout linebacker Tyler Berrong transfers to Atlantic  Port Orange Observer

Following Atlantic High School's hiring of Spruce Creek defensive coordinator D.J. Mayo as the Sharks' next head coach, Hawks sophomore linebacker Tyler ...



Positive attitude sustains Flagler teen battling cancer, inspires others  Daytona Beach News-Journal

A graduating senior from Flagler Palm Coast High School has found that keeping busy and maintaining a positive attitude are helping her get through radiation ...



Young musicians showcase their talent during two-day jazz festival  Port Orange Observer

The Lakeside Jazz Festival brought in middle school, high school and college students.



Volusia school officials announce principals of the year  Daytona Beach News-Journal

DELAND — Volusia County schools and the FUTURES Foundation announced the district's principals of the year Friday.Richard “R.T.” Myers, principal of ...



To young athletes: Take advantage of what your community offers  Ormond Beach Observer

Time is short, and you won't regret working hard to make the most of your talent.



Listado de refugios en el Centro de la Florida  Orlando Sentinel

Si todavía no has conseguido lugar donde pasar la tormenta, aquí la información de diversos refugios en la Florida Central.



Federal rules take a bite out of Volusia, Flagler school lunch sales  Daytona Beach News-Journal

Emily Sonni eyed the mushy green substance on her plate. The vegetable tasted salty, she said, and the texture was “not pleasing.”



Take Stock in Children honors grads, welcomes new participants  Daytona Times

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES. Take Stock in Children, a statewide scholarship and mentoring program facilitated locally through FUTURES Foundation ...



Witnesses to history: Locals in D.C. for Trump oath  Daytona Beach News-Journal

Brooke Strickland has been shivering a lot — and not just because she's a Floridian dealing with temperatures in the low 40s and a biting wind blowing off the ...



Port Orange schools celebrate reading, writing during Literacy Week  Port Orange Observer

Students and teachers across the state have been participating in the tenth annual Celebrate Literacy Week, Florida! event. Literacy Week, which took place ...



Central Florida shelter information  WFTV Orlando

More than 390 shelters are open throughout Florida with more than 72,000 people seeking shelter. More than 60 special needs shelters are open with 5,000 ...



Madeliene Morrow, Peter Novak win first place in VFW essay contests  Port Orange Observer

Chase Tramont was named Teacher of the Year by VFW Post 3282.



First bells: Flagler students return to school  Daytona Beach News-Journal

PALM COAST — The Flagler County School District's 12,952 students returned to class Thursday to renew old friendships, meet new teachers and continue their ...



In Superintendent Search, Five Accomplished Candidates From Near and Far Make Shortlist | FlaglerLive  FlaglerLive.com

By the time a citizen's advisory board met Tuesday evening to draw up a shortlist of candidates for school superintendent, an already scant pool of applicants ...



Sidelines: Buswell claims third district title, has eyes on regional title  Ormond Beach Observer

After finishing first in both the Flagler Rotary Tournament and the Five Star Conference Tournament, Seabreeze senior wrestler Braden Buswell won his third ...



DOWN BUT NOT OUT: Atlantic's Zieglar is ready for a comeback senior year  Port Orange Observer

When Lindsey Zieglar arrived at Atlantic High School for her freshman year, she experienced almost instant success. She never lost a match in her first year with ...



Outgoing school administrator Orndorff explains why he is leaving Flagler for Texas  Palm Coast Observer

Across the Flagler Schools community, Vernon Orndorff was widely seen as the right-hand man to Schools Superintendent Jacob Oliva. He was the ...



The Shores chef Mike Bartscher leaves a lasting impression  Daytona Beach News-Journal

Amid the cacophonic chaos of the kitchen at The Shores Resort and Spa, executive chef Michael Bartscher loomed tall over the stove.At his workstation ...



'Time Is Running Out': Gov. Scott Issues Urges Floridians to Evacuate Coastal Communities  NBC 6 South Florida

Several counties in eastern Florida have issued voluntary or mandatory evacuation orders as Hurricane Matthew approached the state. About 1.5 million ...



Girl Power: FPC, Matanzas win regional meets  Palm Coast Observer

FPC defeated New Smyrna Beach 50-43 at the Region 3-2A meet on Jan. 20, and the Pirates tied Pedro Menendez with a score of 57 at the Region 4-1A meet ...



Quaron Adams Is One Of The Top Underclassman Boys Sprinters  MileSplit

Chandler (AZ) High School's Quaron Adams has some of the top underclassman sprint times in the nation. He's clocked a 21.61 (+1.6) in the 200m and a 10.49 ...



By the numbers: FPC track coach David Halliday, now a two-time Hall of Famer  Palm Coast Observer

FPC track David Halliday gets a second induction into the FACA Hall of Fame.



Volunteers place American Flags for 9/11 at Lohman’s Funeral Home  Ormond Beach Observer

Annual remembrance will include the Never Forget Youth Art Exhibition & Contest.



James Tager: Flagler Schools Superintendent Interviews  FlaglerLive.com

James Tager had several advantages walking into his interview for superintendent after lunch this afternoon, the last of the day for the Flagler County School ...



Flagler Schools Lose the Only Internal Applicant for Top Job as Vernon Orndorff Takes Post in Texas | FlaglerLive  FlaglerLive.com

Vernon Orndorff, the only internal applicant to replace Jacob Oliva as school superintendent, has withdrawn his application and accepted a job in Texas. He will ...



Interfaith service offers prayers of hope  Ormond Beach Observer

The idea for the gathering came from a high school student.



Ormond Beach sisters star in 'The Wicked Wiz' dance show  Ormond Beach Observer

Moments after Sanah Spar, playing Glinda, the Good Witch, spun off the stage at the Ormond Beach Performing Arts Center, her little sister Aliyah Spar ...



Comeback complete: Seabreeze overcomes 20-point deficit to beat Westside Jacksonville  Ormond Beach Observer

Before Seabreeze ever scored a point, they trailed the Westside Wolverines 19-0 in the first quarter. Despite going down big, the Sandcrabs fought back to win ...



US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Boys 400m Hurdles  MileSplit

Check out the nation\'s top 500 outdoor boys returnees in the 400 meter hurdles.



News headlines by Google News for Atlantic High School Port Orange FL

We have listed the latest news headlines that include Atlantic High . This site has been created to offer a place for AHS alumni to reconnect and share memories.

In addition to these news headlines, you may also want to join the Atlantic High Port Orange, FL alumni directory and check out the yearbook listings.