All ARHS parent/ guardians are invited to discuss the high school experience in an informal setting with Principal Jackson TODAY, Fri, February 18th from 12-1 pm in room 13.
Indoor Track Saturday 2/19 at the Reggie Lewis Center: Nina Allen, Ayodele Bond, Kanya Brown, Mercedes Fissore-O'leary, Audrey Gould, Nina Marciano, Syry Mitchell, Kamillah Smith, Kailey Tobin, Conlan Brown, Gary Burnett, John Latour, Tim Nagy, James Traester, A
The ARHS Performing Arts Department presents, City of Angels. Performances will be Thu. 3/3 at 7:30, Fri. 3/4 at 7:30, and Sat. 3/5 at 2:00 and 7:30. Good seats sell out quickly, so get your orders in!
The Amherst-Pelham Regional School Committee, Union 26 School Committee and Maria Geryk signed the employment agreement which finalizes her appointment as Superintendent of Schools. Congratulations Maria!
To keep up to date on the potential budget cuts facing ARHS, visit http://www.arps.org/hs/Principal/CutListFY12.pdf for information from Principal Mark Jackson. There will be a public budget forum on the regional school budget in the evening on March 2nd.
What to do during February Break? Try Cross-Country Skiing? The Amherst High School Nordic ski team will be giving informal lessons on Tuesday,February 22 from 10 am to Noon at Northfield Mountain, weather permitting.
March 7 - English Language Learners (ELL) Department is holding a Parent Night. Translation is available and children are welcome. Topics are: March MEPA and MCAS testing, Registration for 2011-2012 and Applying to College.
Spring Sports Registration is on February 28 from 5:00 to 7:00 in the hallways near the athletic office.Tryouts/practices begin on March 21. All registrations must be in at least 2 weeks prior to the first day of tryouts/practice.
Students in our Anatomy and Physiology class were fortunate to host Lisa Kirouac (ARHS parent) of the Cooley Dickinson Hospital Radiology Department, and Dan Perreault, Clinical Instructor, for an informative discussion of the types of radiology in use today, such as MRIs and
Solomon Goldstein, a junior at ARHS, was one of six Massachusetts "Distinguished Finalists" for a Prudential Spirit of the Community Award. Congratulations on your bronze medal, and keep up the great volunteer work!
This Week's ARHS Home Sporting Events:
Friday, Feb. 18:Boys JVA Basketball vs. E. Longmeadow, 5:30
Boys Varsity vs. E. Longmeadow, 7
Sat. Feb. 19:Boys Varsity Hockey vs. Turners Falls, 6
Boys/Girls Indoor Track @ STATES
Boys/Girls Swim/Dive Team @ STATES
Mon. Feb 21:Girls JVB Basketball vs. Chicopee, 11
Tues. Feb 22:Boys JVB Basketball vs. Noho, 4
Wed. Feb 23:Boys Varsity Hockey vs. Holyoke at Orr, 6:30<
Thurs. Feb 24:Girls JVB Basketball vs. Chicopee, 11
Boys JVB Basketball vs. Westfield, 4
For the Full Schedule, please visit: www.highschoolsports.net
All families at ARHS should have received the Safe Homes Directory in the mail by now.
Williston Northampton School will having a Summer Opportunities Fair on Sunday, February 27th from noon - 3:00. Learn about summer camps and programs both local and international. Some programs will offer scholarships or discounts to fair goers.
The Hood® Good Sport® Scholarship Program rewards high school student athletes with $5,000 toward furthering their education at a 2- or 4-year accredited college or university.