Frequently Asked Questions

  • Ashland High School Tug of War
    This section addresses some of the common questions and concerns you may have about the high school experience.  Our website has a good search engine, so give it a try if your question is not answered below.

    As always, feel free to contact the Counseling Staff directly!



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  • Who can I contact for more information?

  • How will I know who my child's school counselor is?

  • How many terms and semesters are there in a school year?

  • How often are report cards and progress reports distributed?

  • What are the attendance and absenteeism policies at AHS?

  • What athletic opportunities does AHS offer?

  • What standardized tests will be required during high school?

  • How important is it to be involved in extracurricular activities, such as clubs, sports and volunteer projects?

  • What Student Governance programs are available for students to participate in?

  • Are there Community Service requirements for graduation?

  • How is the Honor Roll determined at AHS?

  • Do the students have Mid-Year and Final Examinations?

  • What are the requirements for National Honor Society at AHS?

  • What are the course levels and how are placement decisions made at AHS?

  • I have heard about Naviance. What is it and when will we be able to access the system?