Author Archives: Becky

25th commemoration of the Rwandan Genocide Against the Tutsi

All are welcome to join for a local observance of the 25th commemoration of the Rwandan Genocide Against the Tutsi. **Please wear black, white, or grey attire, out of respect for Rwandan custom.** For 100 days in 1994, a previous … Continue reading

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Upcoming Star Wars events at Jones Library

In late April and early May the Jones Library has lots of fun Star Wars activities leading up to 4th annual May the 4th Be With You celebration of all things Star Wars. This year following their crafts and activities on May the 4th they’ll … Continue reading

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Amherst Community Clean Up Day

The Town of Amherst is hosting a Community Cleanup on Saturday, May 4th from 9AM-11AM. There will be three meeting locations throughout the Town, each will have an area captain stationed to organize and assist volunteers. Several Town Councilors will … Continue reading

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Host Families Needed

The Institute for Training and Development, Amherst, (ITD), will host the program “Study of the U.S. Institutes for Secondary Educators” this June, sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. The theme of this program … Continue reading

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The Graphic

Check out the newest issue of our school newspaper–The Graphic.   It covers a lot: workshops to combat anti-Semitism, the new computerized MCAS, Grinspoon award winners, our recent ADA/accessibility study, the musical, a feature on our single snow day, great club news, deep sports … Continue reading

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ARHS Dress Code

Dear Parents and Guardians, Today I received several inquiries about our dress code.  For clarification purposes, below is the district policy for 2018-2019.  The language in our current handbook, completed last summer, was not updated to reflect these Guidelines and … Continue reading

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Important MCAS Testing Information for all Families of ARHS Students

The MCAS ELA tests will be given to all 10th grade students at 7:45 a.m. on Tuesday, March 26, and Thursday, March 28, at the high school. Students not participating in MCAS testing will have late arrival on all MCAS … Continue reading

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