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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.

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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.

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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.

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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!.