News From Across ARPS

Congratulations to our geography experts! Emma Schneider, 6th graderat Crocker Farm School,  Ian Kaye, 6th grader at Wildwood School andARMS student Gareth Barr qualified for the statechampionship of the National Geographic geography bee, to be held atClark University in Worcester on April 1.

Last updated March 14, 2011

The Amherst College Swim and Dive Team in conjunction with theAmherst College Athletic Department and the Crocker Farm, Fort River andWildwood Parent Guardian Organizations are pleased to announce theinaugural "Let’s Move Amherst Elementary!"

The event will take place on Sunday, April 3, 2011 from 1:00 PM –4:00 PM in the Amherst College Alumni Gym. The event is free, and opento all K – 6 Amherst students and their families; no registrationrequired. Inspired by First Lady Michelle Obama’s Campaign for PublicHealth, the goal is to promote active lifestyle choices that buildhealthy... Read More

The Amherst College Swim and Dive Team in conjunction with theAmherst College Athletic Department and the Crocker Farm, Fort River andWildwood Parent Guardian Organizations are pleased to announce theinaugural "Let’s Move Amherst Elementary!"

The event will take place on Sunday, April 3, 2011 from 1:00 PM –4:00 PM in the Amherst College Alumni Gym. The event is free, and opento all K – 6 Amherst students and their families; no registrationrequired. Inspired by First Lady Michelle Obama’s Campaign for PublicHealth, the goal is to promote active lifestyle choices that buildhealthy... Read More

Amherst-Pelham Regional Public Schools is proud to present the provocative and award-winning documentary RACE TO NOWHERE: The Dark Side of America’s Achievement Culture.  Thefilm will be shown on Wednesday, March 30, 2011 at 6pm in the AmherstRegional High School Auditorium. Tickets are $12 and available at http://rtnamhersthighschool.eventbrite.com/

The film’s director, Vicki Abeles, will be on hand to introduce the film and answer questions from the audienceafter the screening.

Superintendent Maria Geryk states, “This is the first in aseries of community events in which the... Read More

Amherst-Pelham Regional Public Schools is proud to present the provocative and award-winning documentary RACE TO NOWHERE: The Dark Side of America’s Achievement Culture.  Thefilm will be shown on Wednesday, March 30, 2011 at 6pm in the AmherstRegional High School Auditorium. Tickets are $12 and available at http://rtnamhersthighschool.eventbrite.com/

The film’s director, Vicki Abeles, will be on hand to introduce the film and answer questions from the audienceafter the screening.

Superintendent Maria Geryk states, “This is the first in aseries of community events in which the... Read More

Grade 6 students in the Amherst Public Schools recently participatedin the 2010-2011 Mathematics League interschool mathematics competitionwith great success: all three Amherst elementary schools wererepresented in the top 25 out of the 142 participating New Englandschools.

Students in the league compete for the highest scores, while schoolscompete for the highest team score: the total of the top 5 scores ineach school. Each contest's questions cover material appropriate to eachgrade level. At the 6th grade level, students had 35 challenging problems to complete in 30 minutes.

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