Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Thursday, January 12th, 2017

Thursday
January 12th, 2017
Today is Advisory - Day 6
D Period Lunch - Drop E

All students...please check your school email account for a message from Ms. Alschuler about semester 1 exams.  

ATTENTION SENIORS:  THE UMASS AMHERST APPLICATION DEADLINE IS JANUARY 15TH.  IF YOU PLAN TO APPLY THERE, YOU MUST LIST UMASS IN BOTH YOUR COMMON APP AND IN NAVIANCE, (AND REQUEST A TRANSCRIPT BE SENT TO THEM) NO LATER THAN FRIDAY MORNING TO INSURE YOUR SCHOOL MATERIALS ARE SUBMITTED ON TIME.  If you have any questions, stop by and see Mrs. Tracy in room 309 or Mrs. Cappelli in Guidance.


Important pre-season meeting for anyone interested in playing girls Ultimate this spring: THURSDAY (today) at 3 pm in room 302. All are welcome, no experience required.

Congratulations to both the boys and the girls swim and dive team for their win  against Chicopee Comp last week. The boys us 95/90 and the girls us 100/76. Both teams records are 4-0 Undefeated!!  Go Canes!


Lifeguard Jobs! The Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) is starting to recruit certified lifeguards for state parks, pools, and beaches in Central and Western Mass including Erving State Park and Lake Wyola.  They also have scholarship opportunities for lifeguard training.  The job is all summer and the pay is $13.26 per hour. See the flyer in Guidance or you can signup for the DCR to contact you to apply.


Please pick up your PSAT scores and booklets in the Guidance Office today during lunch or after school!! Your parents want to see these!!!

Neurodiversity Club will be meeting Tuesday January 17th after school in room 173.  New members welcome. We'll be discussing exciting plans for an alternative lunch space.  Please join us. 


Seniors:  Remember that there will be a FAFSA completion night on January 19.  If you or your parents need help completing this necessary financial aid form, please register at fafsaday.org and remember to come!!  .   Bring your laptop or tablet with you.  Check the website for a list of documents to bring. 


Dance Theatre Concert 'Sensory Awareness' Jan. 13 and 14 at 7:30 in the ARHS auditorium. Tickets at the door.

Bomba Formal Concert Wednesday Jan. 11 at 7:30 in the Dance Studio. Admission is free.


P.O.C.U. is sponsoring a Food Drive to benefit the Amherst Survival Center - for the entire month of January.

Students, staff and Faculty please contribute dry or canned food items.  Collection boxes are outside of Guidance Office  and in room 168.