News From Across ARPS

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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Update:  The interview for Candidate #3, Maria Geryk, will go from 6 - 8 pm on Thursday, February 3.   Please note the change in date.

The Amherst-Pelham Regional School Committee cordially invites you toattend interviews of the three finalists for the position ofSuperintendent of Schools.

Parents, staff, and community members will have the opportunity toobserve each of the finalist interviews as they are conducted by theAmherst-Pelham Regional School Committee. These interviews will also beaccessible through live streaming video. Each candidate interview willlast two hours... Read More

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