Author Archives: Mare

Tidbits for Seniors from Ms. Ross

The deadline for listing colleges with January 15 deadlines is December 14. Please don’t miss these deadlines. If you need to add a college after these dates, you can, but please tell a Guidance secretary so we can be sure … Continue reading

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ACC Offers Housing Assistance

Amherst Community Connections offers housing assistance to residents of the Pioneer Valley. The agency is located at 236 Pleasant Street in Amherst. Amherst Community Connections (ACC) provides information/ referrals, case management, outreach and advocacy services to vulnerable individuals and families … Continue reading

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DOE Seeks Input on Proposed Charter School Expansion

The Department of Education is seeking public input on the proposed expansion of the Pioneer Valley Chinese Immersion Charter School in Hadley. The proposal would increase the maximum allowed enrollment to 952 students.  Input can be sent to the Commissioner … Continue reading

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Giving Tuesday Benefits ARHS

ARHS received $1,350.00 as a result of #GivingTuesday.  This money will be used to fund another water bottle filling station for the school.  The school has agreed to fund the remainder of the $3,000.00 cost.

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ARHS Performing Arts Nonprofit Launch Meeting

You are invited to join other parents and ARHS Performing Arts Teachers at the ARHS Performing Arts Nonprofit Launch Meeting on Thursday, November 29 @ 7:00 p.m. in the ARHS Library.  The group will: Vote on the Organization’s Name Vote on a … Continue reading

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Dangers of Vaping

This summer the Massachusetts Department of Public Health launched a statewide information campaign called The New Look of Nicotine Addiction and it’s all about vaping.  The website of the campaign, GetOutraged.org, is a resource to help parents of teenagers better understand what vaping is, … Continue reading

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Sene-Gambian Scholars Holiday Candy Bar Sale

To help our Gambian partners travel to the U.S. next spring on an exchange trip, the Sene-Gambian Scholars are selling high-quality Fannie May candy bars, which retail for $1.79, at a discount price. The bars come in a variety of … Continue reading

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