Spirit Week is here!

Spirit week generalSchool Spirit week/Homecoming is a grassroots effort put forth by parents, coaches, students and staff to celebrate all our kid’s passions. Our committee is excited to highlight music, dance, theater, art, singing and athletics from grades K-12. We would like to provide a community-wide celebration to show our support of all our kids do.

Details: Week of 9/22-9/27
Homecoming Games Scheduled with Student National Anthem singers

We kick it off with a party on Sunday September 22, 4:30PM here at ARHS. It will feature a Community Rally/Student Performances/Student Art show/Dunk Tank/Fan Photos and Red carpet/ Fan towels/Concessions

We will have a bonfire( HURRIFLAME)!!! on Thursday the 26th from 8-9 ( click here to view Bonfire Flier)

Additionally, there is an array of athletic contests each and every day Click here to see the schedule.

THE HOMECOMING DANCE IS BACK! Show your school spirit by joining us on Saturday night, September 28th from 7-10 PM at the high school. Everyone’s welcome to come, but this year, Girls Ask! Tickets will be sold starting Monday during lunch. They are $8 during lunch and $10 at the door. Bring back the Naysh! Email Seo-Ho Lee at leeseo@arps.org or Tulsi Patel at patelth@arps.org with questions.


There will be daily themes: during the school week:

– Monday is colors day.  Each class is asked to wear a specific color: 9th grade – maroon, 10th grade-black, 11th grade-white, 12th grade rainbow.

-Tuesday is Fancy Day – please dress up – no sweats or tshirts (especially because it is also school picture day)

-Wednesday is International Day – Wear two colors that represent a country of your choice OR cultural dress

-Thursday is jersey day – Wear a jersey with your favorite team name, brand name or symbol

-Friday is Hurricane day – Wear maroon AND white

Each day you adhere to the theme, you can earn a point for your grade,come to the cafeteria during your lunch to be counted.  You will receive a point each day you match the theme. At the end of the week, the winning grade will receive a pizza party after school on Friday.

For an additional point, please bring a non perishable item for a donation to the Amherst Survival Center.


Follow us on Facebook: Amherst School Spirit Week and Homecoming or #rockitlikeahurricane

?’s or want to volunteer; Call Kristin at 508-685-2150

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