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Latest News

AMS Students Participate in the Austintown Optimist Oratorical Contest





The Austintown Optimist Club held their 5th annual International Oratorical Contest for 8th graders at Austintown Middle School.   
The topic for this year's competition was:  

"Is There a Fine Line Between Optimism and Reality?"

Winners included:

First place;  Elizabeth Jadue

Second place; Abby Hughes

Third place; Mara Newell


AMS AIR Testing Schedules
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Parents, guardians, and students:

Our Ohio state test called the AIR test is coming up soon. Please use the schedules below to determine when your student is testing so you can plan appointments, etc around your student's testing times.

There is both a downloadable schedule and an interactive link.

Download the schedule and parent guide here.

Note: the link is best viewed on a computer

Interactive Scheduling link can be found here.

After School Program

The after school Program begins in September.

Monday through Friday from 2:35 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. in the AMS Media Center.

Students can work on homework and/or get help from several teacher tutors who will be there. Snacks can be purchased with cash only through the cafeteria.

Dress Code Overview 18-19



AMS Dress Code Overview.                                                       

Parents, please sign up for Falcon Nation

Attention parents and guardians:
Please sign up for Falcon Nation by downloading the app or going to this link (
Falcon Nation).  This will give you important updates such as daily announcements as well as district-wide info including 2-hour delays/closing information. We do not do One Calls for 2-hour delays/closings. Parents must go on Falcon Nation to see this info.                                                       


Austintown Local School District Parent/Guardian Customer Service Survey

Principal's Message



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Ben Baldner
Principal - AMS

330.797.3900 ext: 2002

Welcome to the 2018-2019 school year!

I am excited and honored to serve the students, families, and community of Austintown Middle School as your principal. We, as a middle school staff, are dedicated to developing and delivering a well-rounded educational program for all of our students, which includes an intentional focus on the academic, social, and emotional success of every student. We know that rigorous academics, participation in a variety of school activities, and a strong partnership between home and school are integral to ensuring our students are prepared to succeed in today's ever-changing world. I am excited to work alongside all of you as we hone and develop the skills in your children necessary to make them the future leaders of our country.