Friday, May 26, 2017

Tuesday, May 30th, 2017

Tuesday
May 30th, 2017
Day 2 - Drop A
E Period Lunch

The Graphic will meet in room 187 from Tuesday 5/30 to Friday 6/2, to lay out the last issue of the school newspaper this year. All staffers please attend! 

Tomorrow is Pineapple Upside Down Cake Day! Please support the POCU Bake Sale.

Attention Juniors accepted into the NHS for the 2017-2018 school year. We  will  be meeting this Thursday, June 1st, at 3 p.m. in Room 117.


Summer Leadership Training on Healthy Dating and Dating Abuse Tuesday, August 22nd - Friday, August 25th 9:30 - 12:30  (3 hours each morning) in Ware, MA. To register go to www.waredvtaskforce@gmail.com or see the flyer on the bulletin board in Guidance.


Minks People:  Come look at the proof of The Minks after school and help with final editing and changes. We will also be meeting on Tuesday,(Today) May 30, as usual,l to look at final proof. Don't miss this meeting!




Not School Sponsored

Juniors and Seniors are you looking for an interesting summer internship?  Join Mr. Fricke and Ms. Camera at the UMASS Civic Initiative and spend the summer studying Comparative Public Policy (US and Pakistan) alongside 30 Pakistani college students. You'll eat lunch with them everyday and join in their cultural activities.  If you are interested see Ms. Camera in room 312 or send an email to cameras@arps.org

"The Amherst LSSE has volunteering opportunities for students interested in helping out at their Fourth of July Event on the UMass Fields. They are looking for volunteers for both the day of the 4th and for the day after. If you're interested, you can email lsseintern@amherstma.gov...this is a great volunteering opportunity and resume builder!"








Thursday, May 25, 2017

Friday, May 26th, 2017

Friday
May 26th, 2017
Day 1  - Drop  G
D Period - Lunch

Summer Leadership Training on Healthy Dating and Dating Abuse Tuesday, August 22nd - Friday, August 25th 9:30 - 12:30  (3 hours each morning) in Ware, MA. To register go to www.waredvtaskforce@gmail.com or see the flyer on the bulletin board in Guidance.

Juniors: If you were planning to sign up for the Brian Leaf ACT Review class June 1 & 6 from 6-9:00 p.m.and didn’t get around to it, you are not alone.  Sign up at brianleaf.com before Monday, May 29.  The cost is $250.   



Minks People:  Come look at the proof of The Minks after school and help with final editing and changes. We will also be meeting on Tuesday, May 30, as usual,l to look at final proof. Don't miss this meeting!


The Graphic will meet in room 187 from Tuesday 5/30 to Friday 6/2,  to lay out the last issue of the school newspaper this year. All staffers please attend! 


Non - Sponsored Announcement

"The Amherst LSSE has volunteering opportunities for students interested in helping out at their Fourth of July Event on the UMass Fields. They are looking for volunteers for both the day of the 4th and for the day after. If you're interested, you can email lsseintern@amherstma.gov...this is a great volunteering opportunity and resume builder!"






Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Thursday, May 25th, 2017

Thursday
May 25th, 2017
Today is Advisory
Day 7 - Drop F.
1st Lunch : 11:10 - 11:40
2nd Lunch: 11:40 - 12:10
3rd  Lunch: 12:10 - 12:40

There will be a meeting of the Cambodian Heritage Mural Group TODAY  @ 2:30 in room 208.  See Mr. Stauder, or  Ms. Snowdon for details.

Come to Project A today for tutoring and homework help at 2;30 in the rear of the Library. Snacks provided.  Today's tutor is Mr. Friedman.  Come in and finish your assignments.


Thinking Fall football already!  Anyone interested in going out for football this  fall should come to a pre-season meeting TODAY, Thursday, May 25th @ 3 p.m. in the high school cafeteria.  There will be a parent meeting afterwards, at 4:30 p.m. in the high school library.

If you haven't picked up your yearbook, you may do so in room 193 after school or during F period. If you would like to buy a yearbook, you may do so B period, F period or after school in room 193. They will sell out by the end of the week, so act quickly. Questions? See Mr. Larcheveque. 

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Wednesday, May 24th, 2017

Wednesday
May 24th, 2017
Day 6 - Drop E
Lunch - D Period

Come to Project A today for tutoring and homework help at 2:30 in the rear of the Library. Snacks provided Thursday's  tutor is Mr. Friedman. Come in and finish your assignments.

Juniors:
If you take almost all honors and AP classes with very high grades and will be either a first generation college student , or are a student of color, or come from a low income family, you may be eligible for free “fly-in” programs AKA diversity weekends at elite colleges.  These programs require nominations and applications.  See Ms Ross or your counselor ASAP if there are particular programs you would like to attend.  See the Tidbits from March 23.  For current information go to College Greenlight http://blog.collegegreenlight.com/blog/college-fly-diversity-programs-2016-2017/


If you haven't picked up your yearbook, you may do so in room 193 after school or during F period. If you would like to buy a yearbook, you may do so B period, F period or after school in room 193. They will sell out by the end of the week, so act quickly. Questions? See Mr. Larcheveque. 

'Graduating Seniors: Last year, we began what we hope will be an annual tradition. The principals of Wildwood, Ft. River, Crocker Farm, Pelham, Leverett and Shutesbury have invited ARHS graduating seniors who attended these elementary schools to come back for a visit on Friday, June 2

After our ice cream social, somewhere in the vicinity of 1:30, they would like their graduating seniors to come to their school in cap and gown and visit their classrooms. You should plan on being there for about 20 minutes or so. You will still have plenty of time to get ready for prom. 

You can see the basic idea: providing an inspiring model to elementary school students of what the future can hold. 
If you are interested, please stop by the Main Office and put your name on a list. This will help the elementary schools plan.


Last point: transportation is not provided. You have to get yourself to your elementary school









Monday, May 22, 2017

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Tuesday
May 23rd, 2017
Day 5 - Drop D
Lunch - E Period

Thinking Fall football already!  Anyone interested in going out for football this  fall should come to a pre-season meeting on Thursday, May 25th  @3:00 P.M . in the high school cafeteria.  There will be a parent meeting afterwards, at 4:30 P.M. in the high school library.

If you haven't picked up your yearbook, you may do so in room 193 after school or during F period. If you would like to buy a yearbook, you may do so B period, F period or after school in room 193. They will sell out by the end of the week, so act quickly. Questions? See Mr. Larcheveque. 



'Graduating Seniors: Last year, we began what we hope will be an annual tradition. The principals of Wildwood, Ft. River, Crocker Farm, Pelham, Leverett and Shutesbury have invited ARHS graduating seniors who attended these elementary schools to come back for a visit on Friday, June 2

After our ice cream social, somewhere in the vicinity of 1:30, they would like their graduating seniors to come to their school in cap and gown and visit their classrooms. You should plan on being there for about 20 minutes or so. You will still have plenty of time to get ready for prom. 

You can see the basic idea: providing an inspiring model to elementary school students of what the future can hold. 
If you are interested, please stop by the Main Office and put your name on a list. This will help the elementary schools plan.

Last point: transportation is not provided. You have to get yourself to your elementary school

Attention Seniors - 
Prom Ticket sales end on Wednesday May 24th.  Tickets can be purchased during lunch(es) and after school in room 155.  Permission slips and guidelines were given during the April 13th advisory.  You must have signed permission slips and be cleared of fees by the time of purchase.  If you do not have the guidelines / permission slip, you may pick one up in the main office, in the guidance office and in room 155.  Free and reduced lunch seniors may purchase tickets from Mrs. Haygood.

Friday, May 19, 2017

Monday, May 22nd, 2017

Monday
May 22nd, 2017
Day 4 - Drop C
E Period Lunch


'Graduating Seniors: Last year, we began what we hope will be an annual tradition. The principals of Wildwood, Ft. River, Crocker Farm, Pelham, Leverett and Shutesbury have invited ARHS graduating seniors who attended these elementary schools to come back for a visit on Friday, June 2

After our ice cream social, somewhere in the vicinity of 1:30, they would like their graduating seniors to come to their school in cap and gown and visit their classrooms. You should plan on being there for about 20 minutes or so. You will still have plenty of time to get ready for prom. 

You can see the basic idea: providing an inspiring model to elementary school students of what the future can hold. 
If you are interested, please stop by the Main Office and put your name on a list. This will help the elementary schools plan.
Last point: transportation is not provided. You have to get yourself to your elementary school


Seniors - please stop in to Guidance if you're not sure you've paid your transcript fees or if you haven't done the graduation survey supplement (if you are not going to college right away next year) or if you haven't indicated your attending college next year. Any questions - see Mrs Cappelli.

Juniors:
If you take almost all honors and AP classes with very high grades and will be either a first generation college student , or are a student of color, or come from a low income family, you may be eligible for free “fly-in” programs AKA diversity weekends at elite colleges.  These programs require nominations and applications.  See Ms Ross or your counselor ASAP if there are particular programs you would like to attend.  See the Tidbits from March 23.  For current information go to College Greenlight http://blog.collegegreenlight.com/blog/college-fly-diversity-programs-2016-2017/

The International Students Club will meet after school in room 172 on Monday,(today), May 22nd.

Attention Seniors:
Prom ticket sales begin Wednesday May 10th and end on Wednesday, May 24th.
Tickets can be purchased during lunch(es) and after school in room 155.  Permission slips and guidelines were given during  the April  13th Advisory. You must have signed permission slips and be cleared of fees by the time of purchase.  If you do not have the guidelines / permission  slip, you may pick one up in the main office, in the guidance office and in room 155.  Free and Reduced lunch seniors may purchase tickets from Mrs. Haygood.




Thursday, May 18, 2017

Friday, May 19, 2017

Friday
May 19th, 2017
Day 3 - Drop B
E Period Lunch

Thinking Fall football already!  Anyone interested in going out for football this  fall should come to a pre-season meeting on Thursday, May 25th  @3:00 P.M . in the high school cafeteria.  There will be a parent meeting afterwards, at 4:30 P.M. in the high school library.


Attention Boys Basketball - (Varsity, JVA and JVB)
The end of season gathering will take place on Sunday, May 21, 2017 at 3:00 P.M. at Mill River. Pizza and drinks will be provided.  Hope to see you there.

The International Students Club will meet after school in room 172 on Monday, May 22nd.


Juniors:
If you take almost all honors and AP classes with very high grades and will be either a first generation college student , or are a student of color, or come from a low income family, you may be eligible for free “fly-in” programs AKA diversity weekends at elite colleges.  These programs require nominations and applications.  See Ms Ross or your counselor ASAP if there are particular programs you would like to attend.  See the Tidbits from March 23.  For current information go to College Greenlight http://blog.collegegreenlight.com/blog/college-fly-diversity-programs-2016-2017/

Juniors:  Kaplan is offering a free practice combination ACT/SAT test to help you figure out which test is best for you.  Practice Test Weekend is May 20th and 21.  Go to www.kaptest.com/practicetestweekend.     

Support Girls Varsity Ultimate by visiting Bertucci's this Friday, May 19th, any time, just mention that you are there to support the ARHS Girls Ultimate!  Thanks in advance for helping our team!  

Sene-gambian Scholars (and families) are meeting on Monday evening from 7:00 - 8:30 in Ms. Iverson's room (179). Park in the side parking lot. We are doing the initial planning for our trip to Senegal and the Gambia in February of 2018. Please RSVP on the google doc!!! See Ms. Iverson or Ms. Abdow if you have questions.