We will hold a FAFSA completion workshop on the evening of January 27. You must register in advance to secure your place. Myra Ross will be sending the announcement to other area high schools on Monday so please register before then if you would like to participate.
This session follows a recent evening with UMass Psychologist David Scherer who spoke with ARHS parents and guardians about 'Communicating in a Digital Age'. We will have a follow up discussion about strategies to manage digital communications at home more effectively.
Don't miss the Amherst Leisure Services Community Theater presentation of Wizard of Oz. Support your classmates, the show will be great! Shows are: Thurs-Sat Jan. 13-15 and Fri-Sat, Jan. 21-22 at 7:30 p.m. Two matinees will be held on Jan.
1. VERY IMPORTANT: We learned that only the NACAC fee waivers can be received electronically through the Common Application. If you have not applied to some schools yet please use only the NACAC waiver.
The Regional School Committee meets on Tuesday, January 11th at 7pm in the Town Room at Town Hall.
Smith College Summer Science and Engineering Program for High School Girls! Do you have a daughter who will be entering grades 9, 10, 11, or 12 in Fall 2011, and who is interested in Science?
Jan 20 - Coffee With Principal Mark Jackson, 7:00 pm in room 13. We will be discussing how to maximize the opportunities we have living in the 5 college area. We are interested in your ideas so come and help us brainstorm!
This Week's Upcoming Sports Schedule
Friday, Jan. 7:
Girls/Boys Varsity Indoor Track Meet: 3:45 pm at Smith College.
Girls JVA Basketball vs. Ludlow at 5:30 at Home
Girls Varsity Basketball vs. Ludlow at 7 pm at Home
Girls/Boys Varsity Swimming vs. Monson at 6 pm at Home
Sat. Jan. 8:
Boys Varsity Wrestling at South Hadley: 9 am
Boys/Girls Varsity Nordic Skiing: 9:30 am Race at Cranwell/Lenox
Mon. Jan. 10
Boys Varsity Hockey vs Easthampton: 5:30 pm at Orr Rin
Boys JVA Basketball at New Leadership Charter School: 6 pm
Boys Varsity Basketball at New Leadership; 7:30 pm
Tues. Jan 11
Girls/Boys Varsity Swimming at E. Longmeadow: 4 pm.
Girls JVB Basketball vs. Minnechaug at Home:4 pm
Girls JVA Basketball at Minnechaug: 5:30 pm
In conjunction with the current review of the math program, ARPS seeks two additional parent/family representatives to join the K-16 Math Council.
Please join the ARHS Hurricane Booster Club at out next meeting: Tuesday, January 11, 6pm in Valentine Hall at Amherst College. The Boosters will meet to discuss the entertainment sites, food and beverage stations, gaming and raffle table locations for Monter Carlo 2011.
After an evening with UMass Psychologist David Scherer who spoke with ARHS parents and guardians about 'Communicating in a Digital Age', there were many requests to have a follow up discussion about strategies to manage digital communications at home more effectively.
Working with Framingham State College, ARHS students will participate in this years' Science Olympiad.
My name is Amutha Muthukumar and I am a student at ARHS who is graduating in 2013. I have created a website to raise money for an orphanage/school in South India for underprivileged girls.
Congratulations to all of the students who competed in last weeks Amherst Idol/So You Think You Can Choreograph contest. It was an evening of incredible talent and wonderful performances. I would not have wanted to be in the judge's position of choosing a winner!
ARHS Cabaret! - Jan 7 & 8: 7:30 PM, Jan 9: 4 PM & 7:30 PM. ARHS Auditorium.
Jazz Workshop - Jan 13th, 7:30 PM. ARHS Auditorium.