ARHS junior Tchuijo Nkamebo won the the triple jump event at Saturday's Western Massachusetts Track and Field Championships at Westfield State University for the third straight year. He set a personal record with a distance of 47 feet, 3.5 inches. Congratulations Tchuijo!
Are you concerned about the challenges that your child will face making the transition to college? Student life and study skills seminars are being offered locally this summer to address the issues that your child will face. For more info http://westernmassstudentlifeskills.com/
Several students including Maya Berkman, Ryan Diplock, Ismail Elgadi, Deqa Farah, Kenny On, Darius T.S. Peyton, Victoria Olivia Rapoport, Charlie Reiff, and Amilcar Shabazz, were honored May 21st for Human Rights Award for Amherst. Your dedication is to be commended. Congratulations!
Thank you for your kindness to others!
Amherst Media (your public access station, formerly known as ACTV) offers tremendous opportunities to our community. For a nominal membership fee you can utilize the studio and rent their state of the art equipment.
What do you get when you mix two dolphins, one trout, a few woodland fairies and a pair of talking hands? We’re not sure either, but the 26th Annual Student-Written Play Festival will reveal all.
IMPORTANT MCAS REMINDER: The MCAS Science and Engineering/Technology tests will be given to all 10th grade students next week at 7:45 a.m. on Wednesday and Thursday, June 1 and 2.
Amherst-Pelham Regional Public Schools in collaboration with Interfaith Opportunities Network (ION), Amherst Lions Club, Amherst Area Chamber of Commerce, Amherst College, UMass and State Representative Ellen Story are proud to announce Project Backpack 2011.
The Wind Ensemble will be performing on June 1, at 7:30pm. The recital will take place at Buckley Recital Hall, Amherst College
Congratulations to our outstanding ARHS athletes! Maya Hart and Tom Suchodolski are the Western Mass Tennis Champions of 2011. The Boys and Girls Ultimate teams won the Eastern States Championship played in Pennyslvania.
ARHS is looking carefully at the issue of concussions, and would like a few parents to join a committee which will review the action plan for concussion Management.
It looks to be the best yearbook ever, with a colorful board game theme. Students who bought a book in the fall may pick theirs up Friday after school in the cafeteria. You must show an ID or receipt to pick up your yearbook.
ACTSMART Improv Company is a pilot project sponsored by LSSE, and founded and directed by Becca Greene-Van Horn. The young company of Middle and High School students uses an array of theater forms to address the issues and concerns of children, youth and teens.
Come and check out a unique collaboration between the ARHS Art Department, and local business, Zanna's. Zanna's approached the Art Department to have students create original works of art using life size mannequins as their blank canvas.
Beauty and the Beast Jr. is presented by Starlight Youth Theatre at UMass Bowker Auditorium. The performances are Friday, June 3rd at 7:00, Saturday, June 4th at 2:00 and 7:00 and Sunday, June 5th at 2:00.