40th Annual ABC Fall Foliage Walk Tomorrow

Submitted by Anonymous on October 19, 2011 - 7:20pm

Gearing up for our 40th annual 5k Run and Walk on Saturday! This year we will have an official 5k run through the center of Amherst and through Amherst College, and the Norwattuk Rail Trail. The Walk and 5k run is all about community, with family, friends, and neighbors participating. Not only is the Fall Foliage Walk and 5k Run our largest fundraiser, but it has become an Amherst tradition. 9am Registration begins, 10 am 3 mi. Walk starts, 10:30 am 5K run starts.


ARHS School Council Needs a Student Rep.

Submitted by Anonymous on October 19, 2011 - 3:45pm

The ARHS School Council is looking for one dedicated student representative. As a member, you would help advise the principal in development of the budget and the school improvement plan. Meetings are once a month for two hours. See Mr. Jackson for details.

Subscribe & Support "The Graphic" Student Newspaper

Submitted by Kate Troast on October 16, 2011 - 4:28pm

You can purchase a subscription to the student Newspaper "The Graphic" and have it delivered to your home. Any donation over $25 will automatically receive a subscription, and additional subscriptions may be purchased for $10 each. Friends and family in far away places will love to read the news of Amherst Regional High School, and a subscription is a perfect gift for a recent graduate.


Coffee with Principal Mark Jackson - Today @ Noon

Submitted by Colleen Osten on October 13, 2011 - 7:30pm

Join us at our first Coffee with Principal Mark Jackson today at noon in Room 13. Our topic is Technology at ARHS. We will get a chance to see some of the technologies in use at ARHS by our students, and a brief tutorial on how we can use Power School to access information about our student's grades and attendance. The coffee hour always allows time for general questions, and is a great opportunity to stay informed about what is happening at the High School.


PSATs - Tomorrow - 7:45am @ ARHS

Submitted by Anonymous on October 13, 2011 - 4:55pm

Good luck!

Moroccan Lunch to Benefit African Scholars Program

Submitted by Anonymous on October 13, 2011 - 4:21pm

On Thursday, October 20th, The Culinary Arts department will launch a series of African lunches to support the African Scholars Program. These lunches will happen the 3rd Thursday of each month. We will be traveling across the African continent to sample a variety of cuisines. On Thursday,October 20th, we will have food from Morocco. Below is the menu:$6.00 per lunch. Lunch will be served in Rm. 127 during all lunches: 10:06-11:36 am. Take out after 11:36 am.


Anti-Bullying Law, a Workshop for Parents and Guardians

Submitted by Colleen Osten on October 13, 2011 - 2:55pm

The Amherst Pelham Regional Schools in partnership with the Northwestern District Attorney’s Office invite you to the first of the “Let’s Talk” series. The theme of the evening is An ACT RELATIVE to BULLYING in SCHOOLS: The Law and How It Affects Our Youth. The program will be held October 20th at 7:00 - 8:30 pm in the ARMS Auditorium.  For information please contact Mildred Martinez at or 413-362-1871 

Welding, Video Production Opportunities For Your Students

Submitted by Colleen Osten on October 13, 2011 - 12:02pm

Do you think your kids would like to learn how to weld? Produce their own videos? Get Up Get Down and Video Vanguards are recruiting new members. Youth Action Coalition offers these arts-for-change programs for grades 8-12, allowing youth to explore issues affecting themselves and their communities through art forms such as metal work, murals (GUGD) and video (VV).


Amherst Cinema - This Monday - The Fly

Submitted by Anonymous on October 13, 2011 - 10:58am

Our SCIENCE ON SCREEN Film Series is an unexpected pairing of current, classic, cult and documentary film with lively introductions by notable experts in science, technology and medicine. The second film in this series, The 1986 version of The Fly will be shown this Monday, October 17th @ 7:30.


Open Mic Coffeehouse every Friday at ART Works!

Submitted by Colleen Osten on October 13, 2011 - 7:07am

ART Works! ETTA Studio Gallery, in Amherst is hosting a NEW regular Friday night Open Mic Coffeehouse event geared for all ages! The next Coffeehouse is Oct. 28, from 7-10. In the spirit of the season, come in costume and bring your most ghoulish and strange performance (family appropriate) piece! For more information, call 230-3272

Welcome to our new School Council Members!

Submitted by Colleen Osten on October 6, 2011 - 9:47am

We extend a warm welcome to our two new School Council members. Peter Vickery and Audrey Alstadt! We appreciation your time and dedication, and look forward to your participation. Congratulations.

Oct. 13 - College Admission Night

Submitted by Colleen Osten on October 6, 2011 - 9:22am

Join us on Oct. 13th for College Admission Night. A panel presentation will be given by admissions officials from several colleges. 7:00 pm ARHS cafeteria

Mark Your Calendars

Submitted by Colleen Osten on October 6, 2011 - 9:15am

Oct. 13 - Late Start Day

Oct. 15 - PSATs at 7:45 am 

Oct 20 -  Parent/Guardian Workshop on the Anti-Bullying Law- Presented by ARPS and the Northwestern District Attorney's Office.  7:00 PM in the Middle School Auditorium.

Oct. 20-22 - Midsummer Night's Dream - 7:30 pm in the Auditorium

Oct. 22 - ABC Fall Foliage Walk - Kendrick Park

Oct 24 - Chorale Lasagne Dinner - 5 pm in Auditorium


Performing Arts Gala Canceled

Submitted by Colleen Osten on October 6, 2011 - 9:13am

The ARHS Performing Arts Gala has been canceled this year. However, we hope you'll join us at our upcoming Fall concerts and performances. For details, go to or the Parent Center calendar - hope to see you there!

Pumpkin Donations Needed for Enchanted Forest

Submitted by Anonymous on October 6, 2011 - 7:49am

This past year's wild weather has affected the area's pumpkin crop and we are having difficulty acquiring the needed pumpkins for our annual Enchanted Forest. We're hoping you can help us with a donation of a pumpkin or two. You can drop them off at the Center at any time, leaving them by the entrance.Thank you for your continued support in our efforts. They are greatly appreciated.