News From Across ARPS

Click here for the ELPAC flyer. We are reaching out in a variety of ways, but I'd ask you to please also share in whatever ways you can- post in your office or on your front door, send with a parent newsletter, etc. 

We have sent the flyer to PGOs, are connecting with families via Remind app, and are sending home paper flyers. 

Also, if you are looking for parent engagement in other aspects of your school, particularly from EL parents, I would love to cross promote and make fewer phone calls. I may be calling some families specifically for this and would be happy to share... Read More

3rd Graders utilize math stations to practice, understand, and apply their learning in collaborative groups!

Assistive Technology Workshop Thursday Nov 8th @ ARMS 6-8pm

PD Center. RSVP


A small selection of artwork by 7th graders is on display at both the Amherst and Northampton locations of La Veracruzana for Dia de los Muertos (Nov 1&2).  Students developed unique prints inspired by traditional sugar skulls (calaveras de azúcar) that are associated with the cultural holiday. The pieces honor friends, family members, and other inspirational or intriguing people. If you happen to be in either downtown this weekend, swing in and feast your eyes!  

Visit the Gallery for more photos of the exhibit.

Wave Report - October 2018

In English

and Spanish

On Wednesday, October 31st, students may recognize Halloween by wearing costumes, provided they follow these guidelines:

The regular clothing rules apply. NO masks are allowed. Minimal face paint IS allowed. We need to be able to identify you for safety. NO toy weapons or other dangerous objects. If something is distracting in the classroom a teacher, the Dean or Principals will ask the student to remove the item, put the accessory away, or pick it up from the office at the end of the day.