Greetings Laker Nation, Community members are cordially invited to attend an evening with award winning journalist and crime reporter Maureen Boyle on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at 6:30 pm in the ARHS Library. Boyle will discuss her book “Shallow Graves: The Hunt for the New Bedford Highway Serial Killer”. For more information, please email Mrs. O’Brien at jobrien@freelake.org
Greetings Laker Nation, On Thursday, January 10th, the library hosted award winning journalist and crime reporter Maureen Boyle who discussed her book “Shallow Graves: The Hunt for the New Bedford Highway Serial Killer” with Mr. Solomon’s Criminal Law and Mrs. Rimbey’s Forensic classes. Ms. Boyle gave students behind the scenes information to one of the worst serial killings cases that happened in and around our neighborhood and, to this day, remains unsolved. Ms. Boyle will be returning to the ARHS Library on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at 6:30 pm to discuss her book to the entire community; all are welcome to attend. For more information, please email Mrs. O’Brien at jobrien@freelake.org
Greetings Laker Nation, Karina Jacobsen, grade 9, performed as piano accompanist for Assawompset Elementary School's Winter Concert on December 12. Karina is a member of the Apponequet Band, Choir, Select Choir and Jazz Ensemble. Thank you, Karina.
Greetings Laker Nation, Happy Holidays! Karina Jacobsen, grade 9, performed as piano accompanist for Assawompset Elementary School's Winter Concert on December 12. Karina is a member of the Apponequet Band, Choir, Select Choir and Jazz Ensemble. Thank you Karina.
Greetings Laker Nation, Congratulations to Hannah Levin. Hannah, currently ranked number 1 in the Class of 2019, was awarded the Francis W. Gallishaw Memorial Scholarship. This Scholarship, presented in conjunction with the South Coast Educational Collaborative and the Massachusetts Association of School Superintendents, was presented on December 13th. In addition to $1000.00, Hannah received a certificate, a speech in her honor and a luncheon at Stonehill. Well deserved, Hannah!
Greetings Laker Nation, We are pleased to announce that 52 - members of the Class of 2019 received John & Abigail Adams Scholarships. Students received these scholarships for their terrific performance on their ELA, Math and Biology MCAS exams. A slide presentation of the Achievement Awards Assembly is posted on our site.
Greetings Laker Nation, Thank you to our Athletic Booster lub for the following equipment donations: Jugs BP pitching machine $3,594.97 Jaypro LG -50 PKG Lacrosse goals $1,021.08 Jaypro Soccer goals (2) $3,902.22
Greetings Laker Nation and Happy Thanksgiving, Our Fall Parent/Guardian Night was well attended. Over 695 conferences were held. If you were unable to attend, please reach out to your student’s teachers to discuss academic progress. Spring Parent/Guardian Night is March 14, 2019, from 6:00-8:00 pm.
Greetings Laker Nation, ARHS Fall Parent/Guardian Teacher Conference Night is Thursday, November 15, 2018, from 5:30-8:00 pm. A Parent/Guardian Naviance training session will be held from 5:30-6:00 pm. All teachers, guidance personnel and administrators will be present for individual conferences from 6:00-8:00 pm. Please begin the night by stopping at the Main Office for a map and a copy of your student’s schedule.
Greetings Laker Nation, Come see the Apponequet Players perform "12 Angry Jurors" tonight and Saturday, November 3rd. Both performances begin at 7:00 pm. Admission is $8.00 for students and senior citizens and $10.00 for general admission. Tickets will be sold at the door.
Greetings Laker Nation, The Social Studies Department held its annual school wide Voice of Democracy oral essay contest. Congratulations to this year’s winners: 3rd Place – Paris Inacio 2nd Place – Lizzy Bodwell 1st Place – Logan Guerin
Greetings Laker Nation, Special thanks to James DeTerra! James, a resident of Assonet and local beekeeper, provided a presentation to Mr. Marshall’s Environmental and Biology classes. Everyone was buzzing with new information about honey bees! Check out the photos on our site.
Greetings Laker Nation, Congratulations to Class of 2022’s Olivia Rodrigues! Follow this link to her accomplishment: http://www.heraldnews.com/entertainment/20181011/spindle-city-ballets-junior-company-staging-alice-in-wonderland
Greetings Laker Nation, Congratulations to the following students who won prizes after their parents/guardians took the NEAS&C Family Survey: Selena Lopes - grade 12 Prom Ticket, Nathan Cloutier - Grade 11 - Yearbook, Soraya Bettencourt - Grade 10 - Homecoming Ticket, and Jonathan Griffith - Grade 9 - Laker Gear.
Greetings Laker Nation, Congratulations to Ayla Canaran! Ayla has been selected to receive the MIAA Student Champions of Wellness Award at the 22nd Annual MIAA Wellness Summit!
Greetings Laker Nation, Ruta Sepetys, author of Salt to the Sea, skyped to our student body. Sepetys shared insight into her historical novel, showed artifacts associated with the time period and responded to questions. This was a great learning experience for our students. Thank you to Ms. Lippincott for securing Sepetys for us!
Greetings Laker Nation, The Guidance Department is sponsoring College Fairs for grade 10, 11 and 12 students on September 20th, September 27th and October 4th. Over seventy colleges and universities will be represented. The College Fairs offer students the opportunity to meet Admissions Representatives and gather information about individual schools, majors, campus activities and athletics. Students who take the time to engage in meaningful conversations with the college representatives often find that the face-to-face interactions help to personalize the competitive college admissions process.
Greetings Laker Nation, ARHS opened its doors for the 18-19 school year to 760 students this past Tuesday. Students walked a gauntlet of teachers who welcomed their arrival with clapping and cheering. There are some great photos of Day 1 on our website’s homepage!
Dear ARHS Students and Families, Finishing touches are being placed on student schedules, plans for orientation are being finalized, and a ‘19 is being painted out at Griffith Field! Laker Pride is everywhere and we are anticipating your return.