March 25 - ARHS "Black Out Dance" - Fabulous lighting, amazing songs and soon to be one of the greatest nights of your life.
March 26 - Dash-and-Dine 5K run to support the Amherst Survival Center
MONTE CARLO 2011 is this Saturday, March 12 at Valentine Hall on the Amherst College campus. Doors open at 6:30pm. Join your friends at the biggest party of the year!!
This just in: Hurricane Warning! The girls basketball team beat Holyoke in the semi-finals and now advances to the final game for the Western Massachusetts championship. Don’t miss the action when we take on Longmeadow: Saturday, March 12 at 5:45 pm, UMass Cage.
Amherst-area residents have a chance to combat local hunger by sharing dinner with their neighbors at Amherst Survival Center’s Third Annual Empty Bowls Dinner. The event will take place from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Monday March 14, 2011 at The Pub on 15 E. Pleasant St.
The ARHS Math Department will host IMP Information Night on Tuesday, March 15 from 6:30 -8:00 pm. Parent/guardians and students are invited to come learn about the Interactive Mathematics Program and have some fun solving problems.
Jump down a rabbit hole and into a world of fantastic dreams. Watch out for the Red Queen, an army of playing cards that march and dance, and a singing caterpillar!
10th grader Maia Kinney-Petrucha will have her first graphic novel out and on sale on March 29 from Papercutz Publishing. Called BREAKING DOWN it's a wild satire of the popular book and movie series with glittery vampires galore. Co-scripted with her father, Stefan Petrucha, with art by Rick Parker, for fans sick of glittery vampires and wonky werewolves, it's the hilarious antidote!
This school year the PGO Teacher Grant Program has awarded over $10,000 in grants, all to benefit the students at ARHS. Here are some of the projects that were funded:
Thanks to all those that participated in the PGO’s Stop & Shop card fundraiser, the source of money for the PGO Teacher Grant Program.
Special thanks go to this year’s volunteers (and their families) who made the fundraiser happen:
It Is Tournament Time! Come to one of the games and support the Hurricanes:
Ice Hockey beat Chicopee 3-2 last night! They play in the Semi-Finals on Monday 3/7 at Olympia Ice Rink @ 6pm
The Winter Musical is this weekend, featuring over 10% of ARHS students! Come see the Tony-award winning City of Angels this Thursday through Saturday at 7:30 as well as a Saturday 2:00 matinee. The best seats go fast, but you can tickets at lunch any day this week.
Has your student registered for next year’s classes? It’s time to do that now.
The Schools for Africa club raised $2,000 at The Man Pageant, which was a spoof of beauty pageants. Their goal is to raise $20,000, to build a school in Cameroon. After the most recent fundraiser, they have reached $18,500 towards their goal. Congratulations!