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Winter Clothing Distribution

Submitted by Colleen Osten on November 26, 2010 - 12:29am

clothesIndividuals or families in need of boots, jackets, snow pants, hats and/ or gloves are invited to come to Crocker Farm School on Monday, December 6th between the hours of 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM or 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

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Scholarship Opportunity for Senior Varsity Athletes

Submitted by Colleen Osten on November 26, 2010 - 12:28am

If you are a senior varsity athlete with at least a 3.0 GPA and have done community service, go to Hood.com to apply for a $10,000 scholarship and be chosen a "Good Sport" and entered into the Good sport Hall of Fame. You can also look at Naviance under scholarships for more info.

Amherst Idol Auditions - Dec 6 & 7

Submitted by Colleen Osten on November 26, 2010 - 12:26am

Have you always wanted to be in the spotlight? Feel like you can sing the tiles right off the shower walls? Played air guitar on a tennis racket? or just know you can sing well and want to share your gift with the world? Amherst Idol auditions are Dec. 6 and 7 after school in the dance studio. Do it!

2010 Teen Choice Book Award

Submitted by Colleen Osten on November 26, 2010 - 12:19am

The Massachusetts Teen Choice Book Award nomination process is underway. Any teen aged 12-18 years old may nominate as many 2010 titles as they like. Fiction, non-fiction, anime, and manga qualify. Teens aged 13-18 can nominate their favorite 2010 titles on the readsinma website: http://www.readsinma.org/index.asp?lib=tcba. Watch for an informational bulletin board in the ARHS library.

ARMS Math Night - Dec.1, 7:00 PM

Submitted by Colleen Osten on November 26, 2010 - 12:16am

Do you have a student in the Middle School? Come to Math Night on Wednesday, Dec. 1, 7:00pm - 9:00pm in the Middle School Library. Teachers will discuss the middle school math program and answer questions about 7th & 8th grade math.

Get Your Mone Carlo Night Tickets!

Submitted by Colleen Osten on November 26, 2010 - 12:13am

Monte Carlo Night 2011 tickets are now on sale!! Beat the rush and buy your tickets early for ARHS’ biggest fundraiser! Purchase tickets at www.amherstmontecarlo.com or from your favorite ARHS student athlete.Tickets make great holiday gifts for family and friends.

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Latest Hurricane Highlights is now online

Submitted by Colleen Osten on November 26, 2010 - 12:12am

The November 2010 Edition of Amherst Regional High School's Newsletter - Hurricane Highlights - is now available via the Amherst Regional High School's Home Page. The URL is http://www.arps.org/hss/Newsletter.jsp

Mark Your Calendar:

Submitted by Colleen Osten on November 26, 2010 - 12:11am

Coffee with the Superintendent, Dec. 16, 8:15 AM Wildwood School

DTE II Dance Performance, Dec 16 and 17, 7:00 PM in the Dance Studio.

Special Schedule for Exams Nov 30 - Dec 2

Submitted by Kate Troast on November 24, 2010 - 9:12pm

Exams for Trimester 1 begin on Tuesday, November 30 and conclude on Thursday, December 2. ARHS will follow a special schedule on those days http://www.arps.org/hs/Schedule/Exam/Trimester1.php . School dismissal is 11:55 on Thursday, December 2.

No School Friday, Dec. 3!

Submitted by Kate Troast on November 24, 2010 - 9:11pm

Friday, December 3 is a Teacher Work Day and there is no school for ARHS students.

Re-Accreditation, NEASC and The Parent Survey

Submitted by Colleen Osten on November 18, 2010 - 7:58pm

Every ten years, New England high schools go through a re-accreditation process, which is sponsored by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC); details available at http://cpss.neasc.org/.

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Chorale Fall Concert Date Change

Submitted by Colleen Osten on November 18, 2010 - 7:57pm

choraleThe Chorale Fall Concert has been changed from November 23rd to Monday, November 22nd at the Wesley Methodist Church in Hadley. Change your calendars today!

Nov. 19th and 20th DTE Concert - 7:30 PM

Submitted by Colleen Osten on November 18, 2010 - 7:57pm

The ARHS Dance Theatre Ensemble's new concert ’Metaphor’ is this Friday and Saturday at 7:30 in the ARHS auditorium. Great show you won’t want to miss. We will be collecting items for a new pre-school in Jamaica. Bring what you can!!!

Amherst's Merry Maple Celebration Friday December 3

Submitted by Kate Troast on November 18, 2010 - 7:55pm

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Improving Services for Special Education Services

Submitted by Colleen Osten on November 18, 2010 - 7:54pm

As follow up to the special education program evaluation conducted last year for the Amherst, Pelham and Amherst-Regional School Districts, parents/guardians of students receiving special education services are invited to share suggestions and ideas about ways to improve serv

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