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PGO at Barnes and Noble Tomorrow

The ARHS PGO will be hosting a gift-wrapping fundraiser at Barnes & Noble on December 9th from 11 to 2 at the Hadley store.  Stop by, say Hi, have your presents wrapped while supporting the PGO!

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Feedback Requested on ARPS Logo & Website

The Amherst, Pelham, and Amherst-Pelham Regional School Districts are currently developing a district logo that represents our schools, students, staff and ARPS community. Three images have been selected as possible choices of district logos. As part of the ARPS community, … Continue reading

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Schools in Florence Bank Customers’ Choice Community Grants

Florence Bank gives away $100,000 each year to community non-profits through its Community Choice grants program. Florence Bank customers vote for the non-profit of their choice & all non-profits getting at least 50 votes receive a grant. Last year (2016), … Continue reading

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Support the ARHS PGO by Using AmazonSmile

Doing any online shopping through Amazon during the holidays? Did you know you can earn money for the ARHS PGO with each Amazon purchase. Enroll in passive fundraising to earn money for the Amherst/Amherst Regional School PGOs while you shop! … Continue reading

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Taming the Admissions Anxiety

An interesting article on “how to parent through the college process — navigating hopes and expectations (yours and theirs) and the minefield of status and achievement pressure,” from Harvard Graduate School of Education’s Usable Knowledge. Read it here: https://www.gse.harvard.edu/news/uk/17/11/taming-admissions-anxiety

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Mark Your Calendars

December 13 – Early Release Day December 14 – Philharmonia, Jazz and Symphony Band Combined Concert December 17 – Bomba Fundraiser for Puerto Rico December 20 – Symphonic Orchestra, Wind Ensemble, Chorale Combined Concert December 22 – Early Release Day … Continue reading

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Amherst Historical Society’s 2nd Annual Ski and Winter Gear Sale

The Amherst Historical Society’s 2nd annual Ski and Winter Gear sale takes place on Friday evening, January 5th from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. and Saturday, January 6th from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Crocker Farm Elementary School. The school’s cafetorium will be transformed … Continue reading

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