Thursday, October 19, 2017

October 19th, 2017
Day 6
Drop E
D Period Lunch

Please see sports schedule listed below for Monday Oct.16th - Saturday Oct.21st, 2017
(The sports schedule is listed at the end of today's announcements)

Thursday 10/19: Oh my gourd, the Halloween Dance is tomorrow! Friday, October 20th, 7-10 PM.  Games, costume contest with a winning prize valued at $30 to spend at GLAZED DONUTS and DANCING!!!!!!!!!  Tickets available at lunch.  $3 at lunch/$5 at the door.

International Student's Club will meet in room 145 at 3PM on today!  New members always welcome.

Math Olympiad.   If you've signed up for the Math Olympiad  on Thursday(today) Oct 19th, report to Room 308 at the beginning of B period. 

There will be a preseason Swimming and Diving Meeting forRETURNING athletes on Thursday Oct 26 @ 3:30 p.m. in Room 117This is a mandatory meeting!  If you can't make it you must email Coach Albertine or speak with her directly.  New athletes are welcome to attend but Coach Albertine will be having a separate informational meeting for new, "interested",  returning swimmers, and parents in a couple weeks.

Yearbook order forms are due next Friday, October 27. Please put order forms and check in the yearbook drop box outside the cafeteria. Yearbooks are $50 unless you get free or reduced lunch.

Seniors! Yearbook portraits are due Friday the 27th of October. Please email them to If you don't submit a photo, we'll be happy to use your school ID photo in the yearbook. If you haven't sent us a baby picture, please do so.

Hi Folks! It's time once again for the Mink's Annual Halloween Writing Contest!
This year's prompt: Take the last line from a book of your choosing and use it as the first line in a Halloween inspired piece. Make it scary! Make it fun! Nightmare inducing is a plus! And don't forget to cite what book you use!
Send your submissions to ASAP. The deadline is October 31.

Important Memory Project meeting after school Thursday in #208. All members should attend. We will be taking the yearbook photo as well as individual artist photos, but more importantly you will each receive your child assignment. If you cannot make the meeting please see Mr. Stauder.

Environmental Action Club will meet after school  at 3:00 P.M. today, October 19 in Dr. Fownes' room (224).

Are you interested in social justice? Would you like to do some anti-racism work? Would you like to help out in a current humanitarian crisis? Then come make a difference for the people of Puerto Rico, many of whom, right this moment, are hungry and have no clean water to drink! We'll do relevant work that will make a difference. Please join us every Tuesday at 3:00 PM in Ms. Vicente's room, 146: LATINOS UNIDOS POR PUERTO RICO. 

Come support the ARHS Chorale by eating homemade lasagna and hearing some great music during their annual Lasagna Dinner on October 19th! tonight Seatings are at 5, 6, and 7 p.m. Tickets are $6 for students, staff, and seniors, and $12 for other adults. The earlier seatings may come close to selling out; you can reserve your spot by purchasing them in advance during lunch through today.! (Thursday)

Please see Sports Schedule Listed Below

Monday Oct. 16th
§  3:00p @ Palmer HS - B/V/Golf - Team 
§   4:00p EVENT UPDATE-- @ Ludlow HS - B/F/Soccer 
§   4:00p @ Ludlow HS - B/JV/Soccer 
 6:30p EVENT UPDATE-- Ludlow HS - B/V/Soccer 

Tuesday, Oct. 17th

§  Chicopee HS - G/V/Cross Country
§  West Springfield HS - B/V/Cross Country
§   3:45p Chicopee HS - B/V/Cross Country
§   4:00p Granby Jr./Sr. HS- G/JV/Soccer 
§   4:00p @ East Longmeadow HS - G/F/Volleyball 
§   4:00p @ Franklin County Tech. School - G/V/Field Hockey 
§   4:00p West Springfield HS - G/V/Cross Country
§   4:30p EVENT UPDATE-- @ Mahar Regional School - G/MS/Field Hockey 
§   5:00p @ East Longmeadow HS - G/JV/Volleyball 
§   5:30p Granby Jr./Sr. HS - G/V/Soccer 
 6:00p @ East Longmeadow HS - G/V/Volleyball 

Wednesday, Oct. 18th

Pioneer Valley Regional School - B/V/Golf - Team§  12:00p EARLY RELEASE DAY
    Thursday, Oct. 19th

-- Chicopee Comprehensive HS - G/V/Volleyball §   3:00p EVENT UPDATE-- @ Chicopee HS - B/V/Golf - Team 
§   4:00p @ Hilltown Cooperative Charter School - B/MS/Cross Country 
§   4:00p @ Hilltown Cooperative Charter School - G/MS/Cross Country 
§   5:00p Chicopee Comprehensive HS - G/F/Volleyball 
§   5:00p EVENT UPDATE-- Chicopee Comprehensive HS - G/JV/Volleyball 
§   5:30p EVENT UPDATE-- @ Pioneer Valley Regional School - G/JV/Field Hockey 

Friday, October 20th, 2017
§   5:00p EVENT UPDATE-- @ Southwick Regional School - G/JV/Soccer 
§   6:00p EVENT UPDATE-- @ Southwick Regional School - G/V/Soccer 
 7:00p @ Lee Middle and HS - B/V/F