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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.

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"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".

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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.

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"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.

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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.

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Purging Old Records - Class of 2006

Submitted by Colleen Osten on March 31, 2011 - 8:38am

Academic Folders for ARHS Class of 2006 will be destroyed on June 1, 2011. Members of the Classes of 2006-2010 may pick up folders in the Registrar’s office prior to June 1. The office is open from 7:30am to 3:30pm.

Congratulations Are In Order!

Submitted by Colleen Osten on March 31, 2011 - 8:37am

Congratulations to the Girls Basketball team for their outstanding season this year. They won the Western Mass Championship and the state semi-final game. The Hurricanes are coached by Christal Murphy, who was named Coach of the Year in 2010.

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Mark Your Calendars

Submitted by Colleen Osten on March 31, 2011 - 8:18am

April 6 - Coffee with the Superintendent 7PM

April 14 & 15 - DTE II Dance Performance.  7:30 - 9:30 in the Dance Studio.

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Senior Exam Schedule 2011

Submitted by Colleen Osten on March 31, 2011 - 8:02am

ARHS has made a change to the Senior Exam Schedule. We have attached the new schedule. If you have any questions please contact the ARHS Main Office 362-1700.

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Donate Used Books to League of Women Voters

Submitted by Kate Troast on March 31, 2011 - 7:22am

Book collection for the League of Women Voters of Amherst’s book sale takes place from Mar 30- Apr 30. The main drop-off site for donations of books is at the League’s sorting and pricing center at 479 West Street (Rt. 116), Unit 8.

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Wish List

Submitted by Colleen Osten on March 31, 2011 - 7:15am

21st Century After School Program is looking to borrow a drum set for an enrichment class at ARHS. Please contact Lisa Candito at 413-3621780 orlcandito@collaborative.org if you can help!.

Career Conversations at ARHS - Tuesday April 5th

Submitted by Kate Troast on March 31, 2011 - 6:33am

Career Conversations is an exciting new ARHS program which gives students an up-close look at a variety of careers.  The third Career Conversations event is coming Tuesday, April 5, and will feature a panel including an art history professor, a writer and an entrepreneur.  Stu

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Tonight! ARHS "Black Out Dance" 7-10 PM

Submitted by Colleen Osten on March 24, 2011 - 7:45pm

ARHS "Black Out Dance" - Fabulous lighting, glow sticks, amazing songs and soon to be one of the greatest nights of your life! Tickets on sale during lunch and in room 222. $4 beforehand; $5 at the door.

Welcome To Arriving Russian Exchange Students

Submitted by Colleen Osten on March 24, 2011 - 7:44pm

Please join us in welcoming our 8 Russian Exchange students and 2 teachers at the Opening Ceremony on Wednesday, March 30th at 7pm in the ARHS Library. The program will include cultural entertainment, short speeches and refreshments.

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PowerSchool Portal available again after April 1

Submitted by Colleen Osten on March 24, 2011 - 7:43pm

The PowerSchool Student/Parent Portal will be available April 1. Access will be turned off during each Trimester transition. This transition time is important to teachers who are entering T2 grades and also setting up their gradebooks for T3.

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