Tuesday, April 07, 2015

April 7, 2015

General Announcements

You won't want to miss this year's musical, Bye Bye Birdie!  It's the story of a rock star who is drafted into the Army, but not after he gives one last kiss to his biggest fan on national television. Tickets for Bye Bye Birdie are on sale at lunch. They are $8.00 for students and $10.00 for adults. The shows runs April 16th-18th and the show starts at 7:00 p.m.

Attention . . . all students attending the Wind River Trip.  Please pick up your t-shirt TODAY immediately after school in the gym. You will need this shirt for our departure day on Thursday.

Hey Warriors!! Mr. Arapahoe is quickly approaching, and you have a chance to be involved in the first Mr. Arapahoe as an MC.  We are looking for any Juniors or Seniors with lots of school spirit. If you are interested just swing by the business office, or activities office to pick up an application. The applications are due tomorrow.

Juniors and Seniors:  It’s time to vote for your 2015 prom royalty. Your classmates were nominated by the staff of AHS this year, so don’t miss your chance to have your voice heard. Log in to your Naviance account, click the “About Me” tab, and the survey is up under “Surveys to Take” on the left side of the screen. Royalty voting starts on Tuesday, April 7, and ends on Tuesday the 14th.

Hey Seniors, you've got the opportunity to speak at your graduation!  In order to try out, you must stop by the window outside Mrs. Debow's office next to the Post Grad center by this Friday to sign up and receive an informational sheet.

Attention Juniors, Sophomores and Freshmen: Are you interested in taking a computer programming course next year? If so, please complete the survey that you'll find in your school email as soon as possible (deadline is Monday, April 13th). If we have enough interest in the course, we'll offer it, so make sure you complete the survey if you're interested.

The Muse staff and faculty sponsors would like to thank everyone who submitted their fine work to us this year, and we would like to extend our congratulations to all the artists and writers whose work was accepted into Volume 13 of the Muse magazine.  Save the date:  we will celebrate those creative students this Thursday, April 9th, at our annual Muse Showcase in the Forum.  The showcase will start at 7:00, but come early as snacks will be served beforehand, and there will be music too!  See you Thursday!   

The Arapahoe Varsity Girls Varsity Lacrosse Team soundly defeated Chaparral HS Saturday 15-7.  Playing their best lacrosse of the season, the Warriors scored early and often taking a commanding 11-4 lead at halftime.  Ball movement was impressive resulting in a season best 15 assists!  Equally impressive was controlling 20 of 24 draws.  The second half became a bit physical with too many whistles and yellow cards.  By the end, the girls were playing with 2 girls down but still attacking and playing relentless defense.  Great team effort girls!  With 2 strong wins this week, expect to see this team ranked in the Top 5 again!!  Defensively the Warriors were strong against a typically high scoring Chaparral team.  Holding this team to 7 goals was an excellent effort.  Sam “Brick Wall” Thomson (23 saves, 5 GB) was stellar between the pipes stopping 23 of the opponents 30 shots!  The Warrior defenders laid a blanket over the Wolverines with Carey Kocur (3 GB, 1 Int, 1 DC), Allie Zodrow (1 GB), Kelly Burke (1 GB), Myah Friedman (1 GB), and Cami Goldsberry (2 GB, 2 CT) all contributing to the impressive performance.  Offensively, the Senior captains lead the way with Katherine “Piggy” Steel (5 Goals, 2 GB, 1 CT) rocking the cage with her season best 5 goals.  Kienan Lindhardt (3 Goals, 7 Assists, 4 GB, 2 Int, 2 CT, and 8 DC) finished the day with a team and season best 10 points!  Alexis Linhardt (2 Goals, 2 Assists, 3 GB, 1 CT and 1 DC) contributed with another 4 points.  Tatum “Hustle” Ramsey (1 Assist, 1 GB, 4 DC) was a force on the draw circle taking 16 of the 24 draws with her teammates controlling over 80%.  Also contributing to the win was Frosh Meg Hanson (3 goals, 2 CT, 1 DC), Junior Atlee Witt (2 Goals, 3 Assists, 1 GB, and 1 DC), Frosh Lizzie Pierpont (2 Assists, 1 CT, and 4 DC), Senior Annie Garofalo (1 GB, 1 CT), and Junior Riley Cooke (2 GB).  Our first LPS Stadium game is Friday night against Smoky Hill.  Next week the girls travel to Overland at 4:30 Wednesday and.  Come on out and see some excellent lacrosse!   The girls put on an exciting show!
Come out and support the ABK girls Varsity soccer team in their first conference game against Grandview today at 4:30 at the AHS soccer field.  We look forward to seeing you there!

Attention volleyball players! Open gym will continue tonight from 7:00-9:00 in the Auxiliary Gym. Come ready to play!

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