Friday, April 25, 2014

April 25, 2014

General Announcements

FBLA members your lettering sheets are due! Please come to the business office and drop them off.

Want to work in the DECA Store next year?!  Stop by the Business Office TODAY to get an application before all the hours are full!

Don't forget to join the Art Club tomorrow here in the AHS cafeteria from 11-2 for our Soup Cook-Off Fundraiser.  Buy a Handmade Bowl for a Donation and Eat Homemade Soup for Free. 
Bring your friends and family, all of the Donations will go to support The Arapahoe High School Community Fund Honoring Claire Davis. Hope to see you there.

Attention Freshman!  Hearing and Vision testing is taking place next week from Monday, April 28th to Thursday, May 1st.   You will be testing during your U.S. History class.  Please be sure to wear and/or bring your glasses or contacts to school next week. Thank you!

How about a few rounds of putt putt?   How about some human foos ball?  Want great seats to a Rockies game? Want to win some cash? It is all yours for the taking!!!!  Come to Arapahoe’s amazing after prom!!! Tickets go on sale soon.

Prom dance guest forms are available in the Attendance Office.  All forms are due by 3:00 pm on Tuesday, April 29th.​

Attention seniors.  A $1,000 scholarship will be offered to one student looking to attend college next year.  In order to apply, you must have taken a Personal Finance class.  Please stop by the Business Department or the Post Grad Center to pick up an application.  All applications are due May 1st.

Are you struggling with stress? Do you find life overwhelming? Then SOS group is for you! SOS, or Strategies for Overcoming Stress, is an open group where all Arapahoe students are welcome to come and learn about strategies to help with stress, difficult-to-deal-with situations, and trauma symptoms.  We meet Mondays during 2nd lunch and Thursdays at 1st lunch in Room C24. The group is co-lead by Jaime Webster, a therapist from Arapahoe/Douglas Mental Health Network, Dr. Song, AHS school psychologist, and Mr. Bast, AHS school counselor.  All are welcome!

The annual Three Sisters Girls Lacrosse game (Heritage-Littleton vs. Arapahoe) will be held on Friday, May 2nd.  The games will be played at Littleton Public Schools Stadium JV will play at 6pm (followed by Senior Recognition Night at 7:15) and then Varsity will play the Three Sisters Game at 8pm.  Heritage-Littleton will be recognizing 6 graduating seniors and Arapahoe will be recognizing 10 graduating seniors.

Arapahoe Warriors, your Freshman baseball team currently has a 12 – 2 record.  This afternoon at 4:30pm they go up against Highlands Ranch.  Come and cheer them on as they go for another win and while you are there you can get all the snacks you want from the shack.  See you at 4:30 on the Varsity field.  Go Warriors.

Contrary to popular belief, Philly isn’t the only place with a Liberty Bell.  Littleton has one, too - it’s one of the biggest track meets this season.  The starting line is at LPS Stadium this afternoon at 4pm, with final events stretching into Saturday.  Show your independence Warriors – finish first! 

Both the JV and Varsity Girls’ lacrosse teams have Away games this afternoon against Smoky Hill High School.  Both of the games will be played at Laredo Middle School, not at Smoky Hill.  The JV game will begin at 4:30 p.m. and the Varsity game at 5: 45 p.m.  Lacrosse fans, we need you to come out and support your Warriors!  Beat Smoky!

Then tomorrow, Saturday, the Girls’ Varsity lacrosse team will play Chatfield High School at Trailblazer Stadium.  Game time is11:30 a.m.  We really need all of our fans at this game, as this will be a very tough contest, and Chatfield will have many vocal fans.  Please come on out and help our Warriors win.  Beat the Chargers, Arapahoe!

Hey ABK fans - you missed a game last night under the lights at Stutler Bowl!
Even though your ABK Varsity Girls had a slow start and only a 1-0 lead at half - they came STORMING back to beat Overland 10-0! Hat tricks by both Lauren Conley and Izzy Benasso and goals by Amanda Cadorette, Paige Husa, Alex Jackson and Maggie Sexton led the Warriors to another Conference Win. Support them at home on Saturday at 11:00am on our home soccer field against Rocky Mountain!!! GO ABK!!! 

For further details on any announcements see the Arapahoe web site. 
Warriors always take care of one another.