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MAZE Day, Pizza and more

AHS parents,


Welcome to the 2016-2017 school year at American High School​! Tomorrow, Wednesday,August 24 is our second MAZE Days. Please review these two reminders. The MAZE schedule is listed below

  • The PTSA will be selling pizza lunches on MAZE day from 12:00–1:00 for $5 (cash only). Lunch includes two slices of pizza (cheese or pepperoni), a drink and a cookie. Lunch tickets will be sold before freshman orientation, 7:15–8:00 a.m. A limited number of lunch tickets will be available for sale after orientation.
  • In previous years, individual classroom teachers and departments have reached out to parents for donations. This year, in order to simplify requests for donations, we will only ask parents this one time for a voluntary contribution directly to our school. These donations are essential towards providing the supplies and materials needed for our many class offerings. We appreciate any assistance that you can provide. Please know that donations are voluntary and your student will not be limited in any way if you do not donate.

 We will see you tomorrow!


Wednesday, August 24

  • Juniors - 8:00 am - 9:30 am - Last Name: M - Z
  • Sophomores - 9:30 am - 11:00 pm - Last Name: A – L
  • Sophomores - 11:00 am - 12:30 pm - Last Name: M - Z
  • Freshman Orientation - 8:00 am - 12:00 pm / Last Name: M - Z / MAZE - 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm



ATTENDANCE ON THE FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL & REASSIGNMENT OF STUDENTS The 2016-2017 School Year begins on Wednesday, August 31, 2016. All students are expected to report to school on the first day, Wednesday, August 31, 2016, unless they are ill. Students who have not attended the first day of school may be transferred to another school effective the second day of school if classrooms at the school of original enrollment are filled. Parents must call in their child’s absence and notify the school that their child is ill in order to save their seat. Seats will not be held for students on extended vacations or other optional activities, whether or not the school is notified.
Parent/Guardian & Student Handbook for 2016-17
Manual & Notificación de Derechos y Responsabilidades Para Padres de Familia/Tutores Legales y Estudiantes

Mandarin version will be posted soon. (notice updated 8/29/16)

Update for families regarding the Zika Virus
NO locally acquired cases reported.


Meal Applications On-line



The Fremont Unified School District takes part in the National School Lunch and Breakfast Programs. Meals are served every school day. Elementary students may buy lunch for $3.50 and/or breakfast for $1.75. Secondary school students may buy lunch for $4.00 and/or breakfast for $2.25. Eligible students may receive meals free. Students may buy milk for $.50.
(english, español available - mandarin soon)

2016-2017 - Families must re-apply every school year - Please submit only 1 application per household

MAZE Day information

MAZE DAYS: 8/23 & 8/24. Open the MAZE Day Info page to see the schedule.

Included on this page are links to important items that we consider beneficial to you and AHS. Our awesome PTSA, Booster's ...more

Bell Schedule 2016-17

MAZE Days and Life Touch Photography

Just a reminder: All students MUST have their picture taken for a school identity card, and for the yearbook. This is FREE! Students should NOT wear any unnecessary headgear for their student identification photos.


This link to Lifetouch Photography will help with ordering school pictures before and after picture day:


SBAC Scores

Smarter Balanced (SBAC) Student Score Reports will be mailed home in July. More information is available on the Assessment and Accountability Department web page under CAASPP and the Smarter Balanced Assessments (SBAC)

AHS Lip Dub 2016

AHS Band Performing the National Anthem at Oakland A's

AHS Band Performing the National Anthem at Oakland A's

American High's Nest of Honor

For the last Nest of Honor of this year,  Mr. Fulton and Tara Habibi are our final inductees. This combo has been in charge of the activities at our school. The amount of work, dedication, and organization behind all the events at our campus could not have been executed effectively without Mr. Fulton and Tara. Both of them have been supportive in doing different activities to unify the school and increase spirit throughout the campus. The lip dub, rallies, and maze days are not possible without their guidance and leadership involvement. They think of this school every day and what they can do to improve the daily lives of students and staff members. Their selfless personality allows them to think of visualizing a school where everyone is proud to say they are a part of. Additionally, their excitement and passion about their jobs as activities director and ASB president allows events to function smoothly knowing they give their full attention to everything this school offers. They are role models to this campus and community because of their strong leadership, hard work, and vision to see American as the best school in Fremont. We are proud to induct Tara and Mr. Fulton into the Nest of Honor. 

FUSD approves Classroom Additions at American High School

Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act Notice

Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act Notice - Official Message from the State Superintendent of Public Instruction

In April 2012, two organizations, the Morgan Hill Concerned Parents ...more

High School Exit Exam INFO - Former American High School Students

The law - Senate Bill (SB) 172 - requires that schools grant a diploma to any pupil who completed grade twelve in the 2003–04 school year or later, and met all applicable graduation requirements other ...more

Affordable Internet and/or a Low Cost Computer

Find out if you’re eligible for Internet Essentials and/or a Low Cost Computer by looking at the checklist ...more

Youth Clipper Card

Youth Clipper Card

Youths aged 5 and older are eligible for a free Youth Clipper card. With a Youth Clipper card, you can receive discounts on monthly passes, ride books, tickets, cash value fares and transfers. The maximum age to qualify for discounted fares varies by transit agency. You can call 511 to check your transit agency's rules.

You will need one of the following to demonstrate your eligibility for a Youth Clipper card*:

  • Birth certificate or passport
  • State-issued identification card or driver’s license
  • Permanent resident card ("Green Card")
  • Matricula consular/consular identification card
  • SF City ID Card
  • Student identification card with date of birth
  • Military dependent card with date of birth
  • Medical benefit card with date of birth

* Clipper never asks for your Social Security number.

To apply for a card, download and complete the application. Be sure to identify which form of eligibility you are submitting and provide the document's number. You must send a copy of your eligibility document with your application. Only send photocopies. Do not send original documents.

You can submit your application by mail, email or fax. To get a card immediately, you can apply in person at a Clipper Customer Service Center or participating transit partner location (see in-person locations here).

Clipper Customer Service will mail your card directly to the address you provide on your application. Cards mailed by Clipper Customer Service typically arrive within seven days.

Youth Clipper cards are automatically registered when they are issued. If your card is ever lost or stolen, contact Clipper Customer Service to obtain a new card and restore your balance. If you wish to set up an online account to manage your card, you can call Clipper Customer Service at 877.878.8883 for assistance.

Visit Discount cards FAQ for more information on what happens when a Youth Clipper cardholder reaches maximum youth age.

ROP Bus Service!!

This message is for those students that have an off campus ROP class.  NEW this school year, we have a morning bus that will pick-up our students and take them to the morning session.  Below is the full bus schedule:
2015 – 2016 ROP BUS Schedule
Morning Session: 7:30AM – 9:30AM
From AHS to ROP Center.
Bus leaves from back school parking lot @ 6:50AM
From ROP to AHS
Bus Leaves @ 9:30AM
Afternoon Session:  1:00PM – 3:00PM
From AHS to ROP Center.
Bus leaves from back school parking lot 12:35PM
From ROP to AHS
Bus Leaves @ 3:00PM 




For information regarding student registration, or information regarding requesting a transcript, please click on the "REGISTRATION/TRANSCRIPTS" link on the left side of this page.

American Athletics

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The American High Class of 1986

is excited about hosting their 30 year reunion on 10/1/16!

Please see

for ticket purchase and other details.