Author Archives: Baer

ARHS Grad & Supreme Court Chief Justice

I was walking down North Pleasant Street today and noticed a handsome bronze plaque in a border stone commemorating Supreme Court Chief Justice Harlan Stone.  It seems that he was a graduate of Amherst High School, Class of ’90 (1890, … Continue reading

Posted in Parent News

Hairspray…This Weekend!

The ARHS musical this year is Hairspray, and will be performed on March 5, 6, and 7th at 7:30pm each evening in the ARHS auditorium.  There will also be a family oriented matinee on Saturday, March 7th at 2pm.  Tickets … Continue reading

Posted in Parent News

Proof: A Student-Produced Play

David Auburn’s Pulitzer-winner Proof will be performed this weekend, Thurs-Sat at ARHS at 7:30pm.  The student-directed play is a full-length production that is directed, designed, built, and performed entirely by ARHS students with no intervening adults.  This year’s production is … Continue reading

Posted in Parent News

Monte Carlo Night is March 14th

We are nearing the date for one of the best events of the year in Amherst -Monte Carlo Night! It will be Saturday, March 14, from 7:30 to midnight at Valentine Hall, Amherst College. It is a lot of fun (friends, after-dinner food, live music, gambling, awesome … Continue reading

Posted in Parent News

Interested in Science, Engineering, or Math?

You Too Can Have a Future In Science, Technology, Engineering and Math! Have your students join in a discussion with a diverse group of UMASS students about succeeding in high school, choosing the right college, working in labs and picking a degree. … Continue reading

Posted in Parent News

ARHS Boys Hoops Play in Finals Tonight

The No. 2 ARHS Boys Basketball team beat Chicope (No. 3), 73-63,  in the Western Mass Div. I Semifinals this past Monday at Central High School. Read more about the game on MassLive. The team will now face No. 1 Putnam TONIGHT, March … Continue reading

Posted in Parent News