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Mark Your Calendars

Submitted by Colleen Osten on February 3, 2011 - 11:04am

Feb 16-17 - DTE concert at 7pm in the dance studio. We will be featuring belly dancing, hip hop and break dancing!

Feb. 28 - Spring Sports Registration from 5:00 to 7:00 in the hallways near the athletic office

News from the Art Department

Submitted by Colleen Osten on February 3, 2011 - 11:02am

The Art Department is looking for used 35 mm manual cameras and tripods. We take any kind, just not fully automatic cameras. We welcome any donations and can arrange for tax receipts if needed.

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Consider being a member of Town Meeting

Submitted by Colleen Osten on February 3, 2011 - 11:00am

Calling All Amherst Residents: Hurry, the deadline for signing up to be on the ballot for our local Town Meeting is 4pm Tuesday February 8th. Have you ever wondered who finally votes on the school budgets? It is Town Meeting.

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Traditional Asian Clothing Loan?

Submitted by Kate Troast on February 2, 2011 - 10:25pm

The ARHS Int'l Students Club is starting to organize an Asian Cultural Night for early April. One of their goals is a fashion show of both traditional and contemporary clothes from as many parts of Asia as possible.

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This Week's HOME ARHS Sporting Events

Submitted by Anonymous on February 2, 2011 - 2:10pm

Fri, Feb. 4:
4:00PM Boys/Girls Swimming vs. Westfield High School
5:30PM Boys JVA Basketball vs. Northampton High School
7:00PM Boys Varsity Basketball vs. Northampton High School

Mon. Feb 7:5:30PM Girls JVA Basketball vs. Chicopee High School

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Lights Up is BACK!

Submitted by Anonymous on February 2, 2011 - 1:48pm

It's back! Lights Up from Youth in the Valley is at it again with another gut busting episode of epic proportions. This episode has been hailed by the actors, writers and producers as the funniest yet.

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Upcoming ARHS Home Sports Events

Submitted by Margot on January 27, 2011 - 2:23pm

Here is a listing of ARHS HOME Sporting Events for this week:

Fri, Jan. 28:
Girls JVB Basketball vs. Westfield, 4 pm
Boys/Girls Varsity Swimming vs. Holyoke Catholic, 6 pm

Mon, Jan. 31:
Girls JVB Basketball vs. Agawam, 4 pm
Boys Varsity Wresting vs. Chicopee, 5 pm

Tues, Feb 1:
Boys/Girls Varsity Swimming vs. Westfield, 4 pm
Boys JVB Basketball vs. E. Longmeadow, 4 pm

Thurs. Feb 3:
Girls JVB Basketball vs. Longmeadow, 4 pm

ARHS Career Conversations - 2/8/11

Submitted by Kate Troast on January 27, 2011 - 11:34am

FInd out what it's like to help kids with cancer, teach sport law at a university, develop and sell new wireless technology. Students are invited on Tuesday, February 8th during Period E (12:52-2:20) in the Auditorium to the 2nd ARHS Career Conversations.

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Superintendent Search Update

Submitted by Colleen Osten on January 27, 2011 - 8:36am

Recordings of the interviews with John Bayless on Jan. 19, and Gerald Kohn on Jan. 20 are now available on Amherst Community Television. Maria Geryk is scheduled for Feb. 1 at 7pm.

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Dance Party hosted by GSA - Feb. 5

Submitted by Colleen Osten on January 27, 2011 - 8:32am

Know what you’re doing on Saturday, February 5? You’re coming to the most amazing, mind-blowing dance party of your LIFE! GSA presents--In the Name of Love--a pre-Valentine’s Day, LGBT and hetero-friendly celebration. In the high school cafeteria, from 8-11.

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Mark Your Calendars

Submitted by Colleen Osten on January 27, 2011 - 8:24am

Coffee with the Superintendent - Feb. 10, 8:15am at Pelham School

Parenting Workshop Series - Feb. 10: Got Teens? Get The Facts! - Pressures of a Competitive Society

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News from the Math Department

Submitted by Colleen Osten on January 27, 2011 - 8:20am

The American Mathematics Competition (AMC) will take place Tuesday, February 8, during E period. Students must sign up in advance.

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More Resources About Living in the Digital Age

Submitted by Kate Troast on January 26, 2011 - 8:40am

Check out National Public Radio's program Digital Overload: Your Brain On Gadgets .

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Youth Action Coalition Reception 1/27/11

Submitted by Kate Troast on January 26, 2011 - 8:22am

New Visions: A showing of works-in-progress by the members of the Youth Action Coalition Arts-for-Change Project. Lee R. Edwards Gallery, Studio Arts Building, UMass 1/27-2/1/11.

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Last Weekend of Wizard of Oz

Submitted by Colleen Osten on January 20, 2011 - 8:10am

Last shows this weekend! The performances are in Bowker Auditorium on Friday and Saturday night at 7:30, and Saturday and Sunday afternoon at 1:00. Not to be missed! Tickets are available at the door.