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For High Students: UMass Summer Design Program

Submitted by Kate Troast on March 2, 2011 - 9:59pm

The UMass Amherst Pre-College Summer Design Academy provides an opportunity for high school students interested in architecture, landscape architecture, urban or interior design the opportunity to experience the profession and see firsthand the kinds of activities t

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ELA MCAS Review for 10th Graders

Submitted by Colleen Osten on March 1, 2011 - 10:17pm

The 21st Century After School program is running an ELA MCAS review program for 10th grade students. The review class will meet on march 8th, 9th 10th and 21st from 3:00-4:00 in room 174 . Please see Ms. Snowdon, Ms.

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"Exploring New England" Program for high school girls at Smith College

Submitted by Kate Troast on March 1, 2011 - 9:16pm

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Need help with depression, anxiety, substance abuse, trauma or relationship issues?

Submitted by Kate Troast on March 1, 2011 - 8:53pm

From the ARHS Guidance Department:

A new ServiceNet Outpatient Behavioral Health Center has opened up in Amherst. The Center is located at 400 Amity Street Amherst, MA Tel: 413.549-0095

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Drawing Marathon at U Mass 3/5/11 - Noon to Midnight!

Submitted by Kate Troast on March 1, 2011 - 8:35pm

The U Mass Student Union Art Gallery will be hosting a Drawing Marathon Saturday, March 5 from noon to midnight. Everyone is welcome to draw from nude figure models and still lifes in a fun, non-instructional environment.

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“Art and Music Education in a Time of Budget Cuts: A Forum” - March 7th

Submitted by Colleen Osten on February 28, 2011 - 1:19pm

The League of Women Voters of Amherst supports Art and Music Education in our local communities and sponsors a public forum on Art and Music Education in a Time of Budget Cuts.

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“Women's Health in the 21st Century: What We Need to Know”

Submitted by Colleen Osten on February 28, 2011 - 1:14pm

A Public Program presented by the League of Women Voters Massachusetts, will be held Sat. March 12th, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM at the Wesley United Methodist Church.

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Mark Your Calendars

Submitted by Colleen Osten on February 28, 2011 - 1:06pm

March 7 -The ARHS English Language Learners (ELL) Department is holding a Parent Night on Monday, March 7 in the library from 7:00 to 8:30. Translation is available and children are welcome.

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Missoula Children's Theatre Auditions - Mon. March 7th

Submitted by Colleen Osten on February 28, 2011 - 9:18am

The Missoula Children's Theater is pulling into town again for another week long whirlwind production. This year they will be performing Alice in Wonderland. The auditions are on Monday March 7th, and the performances are the following Saturday.

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Coffee with Principal Jackson Today - Friday, Feb. 18th Noon-1 pm

Submitted by Anonymous on February 17, 2011 - 10:31pm

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

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Congratulations to Our Athletes Competing in the State Championships!

Submitted by Colleen Osten on February 17, 2011 - 10:30pm

Indoor Track Saturday 2/19 at the Reggie Lewis Center: Nina Allen, Ayodele Bond, Kanya Brown, Mercedes Fissore-O'leary, Audrey Gould, Nina Marciano, Syry Mitchell, Kamillah Smith, Kailey Tobin, Conlan Brown, Gary Burnett, John Latour, Tim Nagy, James Traester, A

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City Of Angels - High School Musical

Submitted by Colleen Osten on February 17, 2011 - 10:30pm

The ARHS Performing Arts Department presents, City of Angels. Performances will be Thu. 3/3 at 7:30, Fri. 3/4 at 7:30, and Sat. 3/5 at 2:00 and 7:30. Good seats sell out quickly, so get your orders in!

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Congratulations to Maria Geryk

Submitted by Colleen Osten on February 17, 2011 - 10:29pm

The Amherst-Pelham Regional School Committee, Union 26 School Committee and Maria Geryk signed the employment agreement which finalizes her appointment as Superintendent of Schools. Congratulations Maria!

Budget Cuts at ARHS

Submitted by Colleen Osten on February 17, 2011 - 10:28pm

To keep up to date on the potential budget cuts facing ARHS, visit http://www.arps.org/hs/Principal/CutListFY12.pdf for information from Principal Mark Jackson. There will be a public budget forum on the regional school budget in the evening on March 2nd.

Cross Country Ski Lessons with ARHS Nordic Ski Team

Submitted by Anonymous on February 17, 2011 - 10:27pm

What to do during February Break? Try Cross-Country Skiing? The Amherst High School Nordic ski team will be giving informal lessons on Tuesday,February 22 from 10 am to Noon at Northfield Mountain, weather permitting.

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