Friday, December 1st, 2017

December 1st, 2017
Day 5
Drop D
Lunch - E Period
Please see sports scheduled listed below for December 5th - December 9th, 2017
(The sports schedule is listed at the end of today's announcements)
JETS Club: 

Students interested in a Fun and Challenging Engineering Competition: Its time to start organizing the TEAM+S Competition. Everyone wanting to compete should come by room 223 after school to sign up. Signups closing Wednesday... don't wait!
Interested in environmental issues? Come to the library this Friday, Dec. 1st at 3:00  for a presentation by a guest speaker from Climate Action Now. Our speaker will inform us about a Carbon Tax proposal, and the presentation will be followed by a discussion about these pressing matters! Questions? Contact Sarah Lee or Alexia Dassatti. 
IMPORTANT MESSAGE FOR SENIORS: December 4th  is the deadline to list schools in Naviance for January  1st college deadlines.  Also, before your materials can be submitted, you must:
  1. Meet with your counselor (if you have not already done so) regarding your recommendation letter
  2. Request that a transcript be sent to each school in Naviance
  3. List any Common App schools in your Common Application
  4. Complete your Common App FERPA Waiver
  5. Match your Common App and Naviance accounts

If you have any questions, please see Mrs. Tracy in room 309 or Mrs. Cappelli in the Guidance Office.
Cap & Gown measurements will take place next Thursday and Friday, December 7 & 8 during all lunch periods in room 161 at ARHS.  University Cap & Gown is the company that provides this service and this is the only time they will be on site this year. The cost is $17.00, payable when measured, for a souvenir outfit that includes a cap, gown and tassel which the student keeps.  Don’t forget to get measured.
ARHS 3rd French/Francophone Dinner: The deadline to purchase your ticket for the French dinner is -Friday, December 1st

Come enjoy a night of exciting cultural experience and delicious French cuisine presented by the ARHS French and Culinary Arts students. The cultural show will include students’ research presentations, art exhibits, skits, folk tale presentations, music, singing, dancing, poetry, trivia, a raffle, a fashion show and the yummy menu will include Vegetable Terrine and Salmon Terrine with Green Mousse, Vegetarian Cassoulet and Chicken and lamb Cassoulet, Cheese and Chocolate Fondue, some Francophone African food samplings, a crêpe station and much more!

Email Jamie Simonson at to buy a ticket today! $10 adults/$5 students/free for kids under 5. Dinner is on Thursday December 7 from 5:30-7:30 pm in the ARHS cafeteria. All proceeds will be donated to the French club activity fund
The ARHS Theater Company presents 

Henry IV, Part 1! Come and see Shakespeare's swashbuckling classic about hot-headed nobles, drunken knights, disgraced princes, guilt-ridden kings, and one very weird Welsh wizard. Acted, crewed, directed, and produced by students, this play is entirely a product of your friends' hard work -- come on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at 7:30 to see what they've been getting up to! Tickets on sale at lunch and at the door. 
Please see sports schedule below:
Dec. 5th
0p EVENT UPDATE-- @ Sabis International Charter School - B/V/Basketball 
Dec. 7th
§   4:00p Northampton HS- B/F/Basketball
 5:30p Northampton HS- B/JV/Basketball

Dec. 8th
§  Pioneer Valley Tip Off
§   3:45p TBD - B/V/Indoor Track 
§   3:45p TBD - G/V/Indoor Track 
§   5:00p Longmeadow HS- B/V/Swimming 
§   5:00p Longmeadow HS- G/V/Swimming 
§   6:00p Northampton HS- G/V/Basketball 
 7:30p @ Northampton HS - B/V/Basketball 

Dec. 9th
Pioneer Valley Tip Off