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Recognition Celebration – Monday May 23rd

Submitted by Colleen Osten on May 19, 2011 - 9:26pm

Superintendent Maria Geryk, District Administration and Principals cordially invite all PGO, School Council and parent volunteers to attend a Recognition Celebration on Monday, May 23 from 4pm-5pm in the Professional Development Center at ARMS. Light refreshments will be served. Please RSVP by May 19 to stenderk@arps.org

New Episode of Student ACTV Monday Airs May 23

Submitted by Kate Troast on May 19, 2011 - 9:26pm

Tune in on Monday, May 23 at 7PM on ACTV Channel 12 for an all-new episodeof the student-run, student-produced monthly, half-hour Student News.

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8th Annual Human Rights Commission Gathering

Submitted by Colleen Osten on May 19, 2011 - 9:24pm

The Amherst Human Rights Commission invites you to our 8th annual Amherst Gathering, honoring the people of the Town of Amherst, in all our diversity, including our children. This gathering will be held at the Mill River Recreational Center Saturday, May 21, 2011 from Noon to 3. Please bring a dish and beverage to share. Hot dogs & Hamburgers provided by The HRC.

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Mark Your Calendars

Submitted by Colleen Osten on May 19, 2011 - 7:00am

May 23 - Recognition Celebration for all PGO, School Council and Parent Volunteers 4-5 PM in the PD Room at ARMS

May 25- Concert: Chorus and Orchestra - 7:30 PM Auditorium

May 26-28: Student Written Plays

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10th Grade MCAS Reminder

Submitted by Anonymous on May 12, 2011 - 11:39am

IMPORTANT MCAS REMINDER: The MCAS Mathematics test will be given to all 10th grade students next week at 7:45 a.m. on Tuesday and Wednesday.

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Ninth Grade Science Course Receives Award

Submitted by Anonymous on May 12, 2011 - 11:33am

Amherst Regional High School’s 9th grade Ecology and Environmental Science Course was selected for a Secretary’s Award for Excellence by The Commonwealth of Massachusetts Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs.

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ARHS Athletics Hall of Fame Nominations

Submitted by Colleen Osten on May 11, 2011 - 9:55pm

ARHS Athletics Hall of Fame selects and honors outstanding athletes, coaches, teams, and supportive individuals who have made significant contributions to the athletic program at Amherst Regional High School.

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Ultimate Tag Sale This Weekend

Submitted by Colleen Osten on May 11, 2011 - 9:39pm

Please come to the tag sale Saturday, May 14th, on the Amherst Town Common. All proceeds benefit the ARHS boys’ Ultimate teams. From 8 AM - Noon. Come early for the best choice!

Seniors, Get Your Prom Tickets

Submitted by Colleen Osten on May 11, 2011 - 9:37pm

Prom tickets will be on sale next week, May 16-20, for $40 at all lunches. YOU MUST HAVE a signed permission slip upon purchase. Extra copies can be picked up in the main office. Please contact Tracy Vernon or Jason Chow if you have any questions!

Join the Class of 2012 Graduation Planning Committee

Submitted by Colleen Osten on May 11, 2011 - 9:14pm

We are looking for a group of parent volunteers to start the planning process for next year's graduation. A major focus will be choosing the venue for graduation, and working with the principal to secure funding for the event.

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Youth Action Coalition Community Paint Day - May 19

Submitted by Colleen Osten on May 11, 2011 - 9:10pm

Get Up Get Down has a new mural in progress! Join the artists in painting on panels that will later be installed on the Amherst Cinema Building. The fun takes place from 3-6 PM at Kendrick Park. Contact katie@youthactioncoalition.org for more information.

Congratulations Jets!

Submitted by Colleen Osten on May 11, 2011 - 9:06pm

Congratulations to a record breaking 71 ARHS students who competed in the2011 JETS Engineering Competition! Our Junior Varsity B team finished 4th place nationally, while our Varsity A and B teams tied for 14th place nationally.

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The Amherst Invitational Is Here!

Submitted by Colleen Osten on May 5, 2011 - 7:47pm

This weekend marks the 20th Anniversary of the Amherst Invitational! Come support your classmates as they compete in the longest running high school ultimate tournament in the country this weekend at ARHS. Finals are on Sunday, Girls at 1:45pm and Boys at 3:30pm. See you there!

ARHS Talent Show: A Fundraiser for Japan

Submitted by Anonymous on May 5, 2011 - 7:46pm

Dear Amherst Community,

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Upcoming ARHS Home Sports Events

Submitted by Anonymous on May 5, 2011 - 7:45pm

Fri, May 6:
Boys Baseball JVA/Varisty vs. Minnechaug @ 4
Boys Varsity Lax vs. Longmeadow @ 4
Girls Tennis vs. Longmeadow @ 4:30
Girls JV Lax vs. Brattleboro @ 5
Boys JV Lax vs. Longmeadow @ 5:30
Girls Varsity Lax vs. Brattleboro @ 6:30

Sat/Sun. May 7/8:

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