Late Start Thursday 4/14

Submitted by Kate Troast on April 7, 2011 - 9:16pm

There's a late start for your sleepy teens Thursday April 14th, Classes start at 10am. So when they don't get up at the crack of dawn, there's no need throw that bucket of cold water on them like usual.

Upcoming ARHS Home Sports Events

Submitted by Margot on April 7, 2011 - 6:48am

Friday, Apr. 8:
4:00 Girls Tennis vs. Noho, (Hampshire College)
4:00 Boys JVA Ultimate vs. Four Rivers (Stanley St.)
5:00 Girls Track vs. Ludlow/Pittsfield
Sat. Apr. 9:
11:30 Girls JV Ultimate vs. St. Johnsbury
1:00 Varsity Softball vs. Pittsfield
Mon Apr. 11:
4:00 JVB Baseball vs. S. Hadley
4:00 Boys Tennis vs. Noho
4:00 Girls Ultimate vs. MHC
Tues. Apr 12:
3:30 Girls JV Lax vs. Minnechaug
4:00 Boys Track vs. Longmeadow
4:00 Boys Lax v.s Westfield
4:00 Girls JV Ultimate vs. Longmeadow
5:00 Girls Varsity Lax vs. Minnechaug
5:30 Boys JV Lax vs. Westfield
Wed. Apr 13:
4:00 JVB Baseball vs. Agawam
4:00 Varsity Softball vs. Ludlow
4:00 JV Softball vs. Ludlow
4:00 Varsity Track vs. E. Longmeadow/Minnechaug
4:30 Girls Tennis vs. Notre Dame

Lights Up From Youth in the Valley is at again, will they ever quit!

Submitted by Anonymous on April 7, 2011 - 5:59am

Heeeeere's Johnny, ready to axe through your proverbial doors with another episode of epic proportions. The show airs Monday April 11 at 7:00 PM on ACTV channel 12. Be prepared to laugh till you drop.


Seniors: Please Complete the Graduation Surveys

Submitted by Kate Troast on April 6, 2011 - 8:30am

Please remind seniors to enter all of their college admissions decisions into Naviance ASAP.


Juniors: Meet with College Counselor Myra Ross

Submitted by Kate Troast on April 5, 2011 - 8:26pm

Juniors are urged to complete the two required questionnaires in Naviance and make an appointment for their junior college meeting with College Advisor Myra Ross. Ms.


Sophomores: Consider Taking SAT II Subject Tests in Chemistry or Biology

Submitted by Kate Troast on April 5, 2011 - 8:19pm

Sophomores who are earning a B+ or better in honors biology or honors chemistry should seriously consider taking the biology or chemistry SAT subject tests on either May 7 or June 4. Register at .


Checkout what the Amherst Survival Center has to offer!

Submitted by Kate Troast on April 5, 2011 - 8:05pm

The Amherst Survival Center has some great free services available to local families including hot lunches, a free store, a food pantry, daily food distribution, a free clinic, family night and more. Check out the attached flier with their April calendar.


Sweet ARHS Music!

Submitted by Kate Troast on March 31, 2011 - 3:30pm

The ARHS Wind Ensemble and the ARHS Symphonic Orchestra will be performing on Wednesday April 6th at 7:30 pm in the high school auditorium.

Should the School Day Start Later? We Want Your Opinion.

Submitted by Colleen Osten on March 31, 2011 - 12:56pm

In the fall, a Later Start Time Task Force was charged with studying the benefits of, and potential obstacles to, changing the daily schedule to include a later start time for secondary students in the Amherst-Pelham Regional Schools.


Battle of The Bands - TONIGHT!

Submitted by Colleen Osten on March 31, 2011 - 12:32pm

The Battle of the Bands takes place tonight from 7:00 - 10:00 PM. It will start with a sound check and then move on to the fun.

450 People Attended Race To Nowhere Screening

Submitted by Colleen Osten on March 31, 2011 - 12:21pm

ARHS screened Race To Nowhere to a large receptive audience this week. The film examines the negative consequences of academic pressure on the health of middle and high school students.


"Teens: What Makes Them Tick" Workshop - Thursday April 7th

Submitted by Kate Troast on March 31, 2011 - 11:40am

Join us for the final workshop in the ARHS four-part parent/guardian series "Teens: What Makes Them Tick" on Thursday, April 7th at 7 pm in the ARHS library. The topic of the evening will be "Gaining a Strong Self-Concept".


The 21st Century After School program is still accepting students for Session III

Submitted by Colleen Osten on March 31, 2011 - 9:14am

The 21st Century After School Program is still registering students for session 3. There are several new enrichment programs for students like Walk Relay for Life with Lisa Zephyr and Urban Line Dancing with Liz Haygood.


"Uncluttered History" - 9 Week After School Social Studies Program

Submitted by Colleen Osten on March 31, 2011 - 9:12am

The 21st Century After School Program presents “Uncluttered History”a FREE 9 week after school social studies program open to all CP World Civilizations and CP U.S.


Opportunity to Visit Labs at UMASS

Submitted by Colleen Osten on March 31, 2011 - 9:09am

Science Quest is an exciting opportunity for tenth and eleventh grade high school students to visit campus and engage in hands-on science activities and demonstrations, and see presentations by UMass faculty members.