J Mascis, ARHS class of ’83, will be playing with his band Dinosaur Jr.in a benefit concert for Whole Children, this coming Tuesday, June 21st, at the Calvin Theatre in Northampton.
We wanted to take a moment from our regularly scheduled broadcast for a message from our sponsors.
The Parent News (this newsletter and website - www.arhsparentcenter.org) is an information service provided by volunteer ARHS parents as part of the ARHS Parent Guardian Organization (PGO). We get stories sent in to us by many members of the community (please send us more, so we don't have to keep digging up the dirt!) and we reach out and research information that is squirreled away in different places. Here is our mission:
Come cheer on our Hurricanes this Saturday as they compete for the Western Mass Championships:
Girls Tennis - Western Mass final match on Saturday at 2:30 vs. Longmeadow at Ludlow High School (rain location is Ludlow Country Club)
The Art Department at Amherst Regional High School is proud to present AR[T]HS, an exhibit of outstanding student artwork from the 2010-2011 academic year.
The Sojourner Truth Memorial Statue Committee recognized three ARHS seniors with its Social Justice Scholarship on Sunday, May 29, 2011. Emma Ayres, Deqa Farah, and Victoria Elena Olivia Rapport were recognized for their promotion and commitment to social justice.
Amherst Education Foundation's end of the year "Thank a Teacher" opportunity is here. Give a meaningful gift to your child's teacher that shows how much you care and support them in the important job they do.
The 21st Century After School program P.R.I.S.M. (Programs Involving
Student's Minds) is currently registering students for their Community
Based/Experiential Learning Summer Program that will run from July 6th to
Class of 2011 Graduation! - Fri, June 10th, 6 PM at the Mullins Center, UMass
Symphony Band & Philharmonia: Tues, June 14th, 7:30 PM ARHS Auditorium
Have you seen the fantastic mural depicting Amherst's history on the wall alongside West Cemetery near the high school on Triangle Street?
Please join Amherst's Nataraj Dance Company in support of Japanese artists affected by the recent earthquake. Dancers include 4th grade teacher Monica Bhowmik and even a few Fort River students!
The ARHS School community is invited to attend any of the following free edible wild plants walks this weekend:Friday, June 10 at 6:30 PM: Warner Farm / Mike's Maze, 23 South Main St. in Sunderland (sponsored by the Sunderland Cultural Council).
Last day of classes for Seniors: Friday, June 3
Pick Up Caps and Gowns: Friday, June 3 during lunch
Ice Cream Social: E Period, June 3
Senior Dinner: Monday, June 6
Attention Dance Fans!! DTE’s new concert of student designed choreography opens Friday June 3rd and is also performed on Saturday June 4th at 7:30 in the auditorium. ’IMPACT’ is the title of the show and is going to be AMAZING. Tickets available at lunches and at the door. Students $5 and adults $7. Bring a friend. Come get inspired. Don't miss this performance.
The Senior Dance Showcase will be exceptional this year due to the overwhelming number of talented senior choreographers and dancers. We have watched them over the last four years, and will certainly miss their inspiring energy.
ARHS junior Tchuijo Nkamebo won the the triple jump event at Saturday's Western Massachusetts Track and Field Championships at Westfield State University for the third straight year. He set a personal record with a distance of 47 feet, 3.5 inches. Congratulations Tchuijo!