Friday, October 26, 2018

    Day 5
    E Period Lunch                   
    Drop D

  • Student IDs are being distributed on A period TODAY!
  • Hello! Next Friday, November 2nd from 7-10pm, the class of 2020 will be hosting a Halloween Dance! Come for fun treats, karaoke, the donut on a string activity, and a costume contest! The winner gets a prize! Tickets will be sold starting Monday October 29th at lunch for $4 and $6 at the door. Happy Halloween! 
  • The Theater Company is excited to work in collaboration with SAGA to produce an immersive theater production of The Laramie Project, an award-winning play about the 1998 murder of Matthew Shepherd, an out college student that riveted the nation.  We want a large cast and will have a friendly, non-traditional audition process for the show this Tuesday and Wednesday at 3:00 in the auditorium.  Come either or both days to get involved.  See Mr. Bechtold for details
  • Make up Picture Day is Tuesday, October 30th - Please be aware that you may NOT wear hats or anything on your head or face that may change your regular appearance. Also, you may not have props in your ID picture. Thank You! 
  • Friendly Reminder: This is an Allergy Aware School. Help protect our students with severe food allergies by keeping the School safe from their allergens. Please, DO NOT bring any peanut, peanut oil or tree nuts containing foods or ANY foods that may contain traces of any kind of nuts. This policy is designed to ensure the well-being of our students and staff. Your cooperation is appreciated.
  • A NEW seasonal special has arrived at the school store. Come try our delicious Hot Apple Cider seasoned with spices, for just $1.50 a cup!! The store open daily after school.
  • Seniors:  Would you like help with one or more of your college essays?  Some of you have a lot to write!  If so, sign up in Guidance for a 30-minute block on Essay Day, November 8.  Amherst College students will be happy to work with you.  Of course, you can also see Amanda Lewis in 141 any day! 
  • Three Sisters, the first production of the Theater Company's fall season runs Thursday through Saturday at 7:30 this week.  Tickets are available at the door: $5 for students and staff.  $2 tickets are available for students that qualify for free/reduced lunch as well - see Mr. Bechtold for details

    College visiting today:
    1. Columbia University in the City of New York at 8am
    2. Bay State College at 1pm
    3. Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences at 1:30pm

      ** Athletics**

    • Interested in Playing Softball for ARHS? Take advantage of the clinics at Amherst College to learn more about this great sport!  Flyer is posted on the bulletin board at the end of the senior hall near the Athletic Office.  Go Canes!
    • Boys Basketball Informational Meeting - There will be a boys basketball informational meeting on Thursday, November 1st at 3 p.m. in Room 117.
    • Come make a splash with the Swimming & Diving Team this winter!!!  An informational meeting will be held on Thursday November 1st @ 3:00 pm in Room 112 at the High School.  See you there!
    • Hey girls!!!  Interested in playing basketball this winter?  Come to a pre-season basketball meeting on October 29th, 3 p.m. in Room 117.  

    October 26
     5:00p EVENT UPDATE -- @ Minnechaug Reg. HS - B/F/Soccer 
     5:00p @ Minnechaug Reg. HS - B/JV/Soccer 
     5:00p @ Springfield Central HS - G/JV/Volleyball 
     6:00p @ Springfield Central HS - G/V/Volleyball
     7:00p Minnechaug Reg. HS - B/V/Soccer 
     7:00p @ Mount Greylock Regional HS - B/V/Football

    October 27
    12:00p Mount Greylock Regional HS - B/JV/Football
     1:00p EVENT UPDATE -- South Hadley HS - G/JV/Soccer
     1:00p EVENT UPDATE -- South Hadley HS - G/V/Soccer

    October 28