Mr. Dan O'Connor - Middle/High School Principal/Athletic Director
Mrs. Jackie Kelly - Secretary
Alcona High School
Alcona Community High School is a 7-12 building that educates 380 students with 18 teachers and five support staff members. We offer a rigorous academic curriculum that prepares students for Career and College readiness that is aligned to the Common Core State Standards. The school has received a bronze medal from US News and World Report Report for being named as one of the best schools in America in 2007, 2010, 2013, and 2014.
Mr. O'Connor addresses the community on secondary schedule changes next year.
Alcona Utilizing Twitter in Classroom
An Alcona HIgh School teacher is using Twitter in the classroom to help engage students and provide conversation about historical topics through a teacher facilitated Tweetup. Check the article by clicking here.
Alcona's Alternative Seating Makes National Headlines
Alcona High School has had a handful of teachers incorporate yoga balls, carpet, and bean bags as part of the seating structure in their classroom. The article first appeared in The Alpena News and was picked up by the Associated Press and spread as far as the Washington Times. You can read the article by clicking here.
Senior Pictures are due to Mrs. Ellsworth by February 1st, 2015.
All pictures to be published in our school publication must meet the Alcona Community Schools Student Handbook Dress Code. No Exceptions. Format of pictures: .jpeg files are preferred. However, we are able to scan prints if necessary (the quality of scanning is not as precise as the original digital file).
Send the Senior Pictures to:
Our yearbook provider this year is Geskus Photography located here in Michigan.
Previous year's yearbooks are for sale at a reduced cost.
If you have any questions please contact:
- Mrs. Brande Ellsworth
- Alcona Community Schools
- 51 N. Barlow Rd.
- Lincoln, MI
The “New” Media Center
The revamped media center will be open for students before and after school each day to use computers, study, and receive adult help. It will open each day at 7:30 am and will be open to 4 pm on Monday and Friday and until 5 pm Tuesday through Thursday.
Volunteering at Alcona Community Schools
Alcona Community Schools welcomes volunteers from the community into our schools! If you are interested, please stop by the building office you are hoping to help at and pick up a Volunteer Form, Emergency Card, and information about obtaining a criminal background check. If you have any further questions contact Mrs. Thornton, Mrs. Bonzheim, or Mr. O'Connor.