News From Across ARPS

Come see the proposed design for the renovation of the Amherst Middle and High School athletic fields and track, Community Field, and War Memorial pool house/basketball courts/playground!!

Over the past 18 months, the Recreation Working Group has assessed and reviewed the current and projected demand on our athletic fields and recreation areas, in terms of organized school and town athletic teams, events, and use by the general public. The assessment considered options for reuse and reorganization of the fields/facilities, for current and future programs and... Read More

ARMS students will have an opportunity to learn about this year's after school clubs at the Club Fair!  The Club Fair will take place during lunch in the cafeteria on October 3rd-5th.  

ALICE: To protect students during school emergencies.

Here is a link to the letter from Principal Diane Chamberlain.

Check out Volume 2:

Wave Report, September, Volume II (English)


Informe Wave Septiembre, volumen II (Spanish)

Students will bring home parent/guardian schedules for the evening on Thursday, September 27.  The evening will include a chance to meet your child’s teachers. While the time in each class will be brief, it will allow you to hear about the curriculum and course expectations. You will also have an opportunity to meet other parents and learn about many activities and programs available to your children and to you at our school. Open house will run from 6:30-8:00 pm on Thursday the 27th.

Congratulations Crocker Farm! The challenge was given to all the students of Crocker Farm last June that if they could read over 50,000 pages over the summer then Mr. Shea would go up on the roof the school. The students exceeded the goal (57,327 pages to be exact) and so yesterday, with help from the Amherst Fire Department, Mr. Shea walked on the roof. Click here to read the "A Lift for Literacy" article in the Daily Hampshire Gazette.