News

Supplement to ARHS Safe Homes Directory

Submitted by Kate Troast on February 17, 2011 - 10:19pm

All families at ARHS should have received the Safe Homes Directory in the mail by now.

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Summer Opportunities Fair - Feb. 27

Submitted by Colleen Osten on February 17, 2011 - 9:33pm

Williston Northampton School will having a Summer Opportunities Fair on Sunday, February 27th from noon - 3:00. Learn about summer camps and programs both local and international. Some programs will offer scholarships or discounts to fair goers.

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Hood Good Sport Scholarship Deadline 2/25

Submitted by Colleen Osten on February 17, 2011 - 9:27pm

The Hood® Good Sport® Scholarship Program rewards high school student athletes with $5,000 toward furthering their education at a 2- or 4-year accredited college or university.

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New Affordable Renting Housing Opportunity

Submitted by Colleen Osten on February 17, 2011 - 9:12pm

Butternut Farm, a new housing development at 12 Longmeadow Drive in South Amherst, will provide 23 one, two, and three bedroom townhouses and three barrier-free apartments for the disabled. These apartments are available primarily to income-eligible individuals and families that live and/or work in Amherst.

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Driver's Ed with LSSE Over Winter Break

Submitted by Kate Troast on February 14, 2011 - 4:06pm

The Town of Amherst Leisure Services and Supplemental Education (LSSE) is running a driver's ed course Monday through Friday, February 21 -25 by United Driving School. The course includes classroom instruction and on the road training and will meet 9:00AM-3:30PM.

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DANCE - In The Name Of Love - TONIGHT! 8-11 pm

Submitted by Anonymous on February 10, 2011 - 10:25pm

"In the Name of Love," the amazing, pre-Valentine’s Day, all-school, GSA-sponsored dance party has been rescheduled for THIS Friday, 2/11, in this cafeteria, from 8-11 p.m. You can buy tickets at lunch this Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, and at the door.

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Student News Airs Monday @ 7

Submitted by Anonymous on February 10, 2011 - 9:55pm

The February 2011 episode of Student News will begin airing on Monday,February 14, at 7 p.m. on ACTV Channel 12. In this news-packed episode youget an interview with Amherst Interim Superintendent Maria Geryk on herachievements, goals, and the search process.

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Coffee with the Principal Next Friday, February 18

Submitted by Kate Troast on February 10, 2011 - 9:20pm

All ARHS parent/ guardians are invited to discuss the high school experience in an informal setting with Principal Jackson next Fri, February 18th from 12-1 pm in room 13.

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ARHS Concert Wed 2/16/11

Submitted by Kate Troast on February 10, 2011 - 9:19pm

The ARHS Hurricane Singers, Jazz Workshop and Symphonic Orchestra will be performing in the Auditorium Wed, 2/16/11 at 7:30 pm. It should be an awesome night of music!

Culinary Arts Students Compete at State Level

Submitted by Kate Troast on February 10, 2011 - 9:19pm

Jane Keyes Ames, Dept. Head for Physical Education,Health, Family and Consumer Education reports that two ARHS Culinary Arts students are competing in the 2011 Massachusetts ProStart Invitational on February 11th. Go Canes!

This Week's HOME ARHS Sporting Events

Submitted by Anonymous on February 10, 2011 - 9:18pm

Fri, Feb 11: Boys JVA Basketball vs. Longmeadow, 5:30
Boys Varsity Basketball vs. Longmeadow, 7

Mon. Feb 14:Girls JVA Basketball vs. Westfield, 5:30
Girls Varsity Basketball vs. Westfield, 7

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Bravo to Our Musicians!

Submitted by Kate Troast on February 10, 2011 - 9:17pm

Congratulations to the ARHS music students who have been named to the 2011 Massachusetts All State ensembles. The students who audition for All-State had to prepare a Western District Audition in November for membership in the District Level ensembles of the Massach

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Mark Your Calendars

Submitted by Anonymous on February 10, 2011 - 7:49am

DANCE NEWS: DTE II concert Feb. 16 and 17 postponed until April 14 and 15.

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21st Century After School Program Offers MCAS Review

Submitted by Anonymous on February 9, 2011 - 3:44pm

The 21st Century After School Program is going to offer MCAS review for10th grade students. The program will start in March with ELA and willcontinue through June focusing on Math and Science as well. Stay tunedfor registration dates and details.

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Junior Parents Needed to Help with Senior Party

Submitted by Kate Troast on February 8, 2011 - 8:21pm

Friday, June 10th from 10 pm to 6 am is the annual Senior Party at UMass. For the past 27 years parent volunteers have organized and run the all night high school graduation party.

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