Students volunteering at the Amherst Survival Center report that donations of winter coats, hats, boots, gloves, blankets and suitcases are needed. These items can be dropped by the Survival Center M, T, F 11-3 and Thursday 11-7. Thanks for helping!
Anyone interested in volunteering over their winter break, the Jones Library will be in need of book shelvers. You can volunteer even when school is in session, if you would like. Contact Amy Anaya at the Jones Library, 259-3132.
Join us for a coffee and informal discussion for high school parent/guardians with Principal Jackson today at noon in room 13 at ARHS.
Seniors: Cap & Gown measurements wll be taken Thursday 12/9 and Friday 12/10 during all lunches in room 13. Cost is $16.25, payable by cash or a check made out to "University Cap & Gown".
Take two doctors of questionable sanity, a large orchestra, a Russian nesting doll, a political prisoner and a fierce barrista and what do you get?
In America, a kid drops out of high school every 9 seconds. Imagine if they didn’t.
Shedding Light a dazzling installation by Erika Zekos opens this Saturday, Dec. 11, 6 PM at the Swartz Family Farm.on Rt. 116, Amherst, MA
Come early to see Nancy Winship's Milliken's "Pleiades" up for one more week from the Amherst Biennial the sails in the field by the tobacco shed.
Please join the ARHS Booster Club at our next meeting -- TUESDAY, Dec 14 at 6pm @ Upstairs at Amherst Brewing Company. Monte Carlo 2011 planning and committee progress are on the agenda. Contact Kim Stender 549-1202 or Roy Johnson 237-7757 with questions. GO 'CANES!
Members of the Amherst elementary and regional school community are invited to nominate a teacher, administrator or staff member of the schools for the new Dr. Norma Jean Anderson Award.
Monday Dec. 13 Concert: Hurricane Singers and Concert choir: 7:30 pm, Auditorium
Wednesday, Dec. 15 Concert: Symphonic Orchestra, Wind Ensemble and Chorale: 7:30 pm, Auditorium
2011 Faculty Advisors Jason Chow and Tracy Vernon have decided to merge DTE I, II, and Amherst Idol next week. DTE I and II will perform in the dance studio Thursday Dec.
ARHS has received a grant which funds a new program at the high school called The 21st Century After School Program. This program focuses on academics and enrichment serving the students of ARHS throughout the school year and summer.
Today students do not have school, and the day is listed on the district calendar as Teacher Curriculum/Workday.
Come on out to the brown bag lunch and informal discussion for parent/ guardians with our Principal on Friday December 10th, noon-1 pm in room 13 at ARHS.
The ARHS PGO has awarded grants totaling almost $5,000 to high school teachers so far this year.