Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Wednesday, October 18, 2017


Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Please stand and join us in the Pledge of Allegiance



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If you are applying for membership in National Honor Society, remember that applications are due next Tuesday.  You should have already handed out 5 reference forms, and you should be working to make sure your application is turned in before the deadline, along with your $15 application fee, to Mrs. Arnold in the bookkeeping office.

Attention Juniors and Seniors - If you are planning on going on the 2018 Washington DC trip in March please see Ms Winn in the social studies department by the 30th of October to get registered before the first major deadline.

Hey Warriors! If you are playing on a DECA Dodgeball team, you must attend a rules meeting. The first meeting will be held on Monday, Oct. 23rd at 2:30 pm in the Forum and the second meeting will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 24th at 5:30 pm in the Forum. The rules meeting is mandatory for all players. Attendance will be taken at the meeting. Please see Ms. Krueger with questions.
Ahoy, matey!  If you come to the Arapahoe Theatre at 6:00 pm on October 26th, or the 27th and 28th at 7:00 pm, you will get to see the wonderful cast of Treasure Island!  Tickets are $5.00 for students and $7.00 for adults. Don’t wait to buy tickets at the door. Go online through Mr. Ahern’s teacher page to get you tickets in advance.  It is sure to be a blast full of your fellow buccaneers.

Hey Warriors! It’s that time of year again, the time for our Warrior Food Drive for Field Elementary’s food bank, and it’s a Class Competition! Pull out all your canned fruit and oatmeal and take a look in your wallet. From October 23rd through November 3rd, bring your non perishable food (make it healthy!) and money to donate at lunch. Each dollar will be worth 2 cans of food. We are doing penny wars as a class competition. Any pennies in your class box count FOR your class, and any silver coins or dollars contributed to other class’ boxes deducts from their total. So add as much change as you can to these boxes at lunch!! Let’s see which class can make the biggest impact for people in our community!

Free Alive @ 25 class Monday October 23rd at 2:30pm in room W1874. If you are voluntarily taking the class the Sheriff's Office pays for your $79 fee.  If you are 15 1/2 you can get drivers permit after taking the class and a lot insurance companies give you a discount. This is a 4 1/2 hour class. Sign up on-line at www.aliveat25.us Any questions ask Deputy Englert.

Today is the last day to check Lost and Found,  all remaining items will be donated.


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Support your girls gymnastics team at their League Meets tonight & tomorrow!  Come out any time between 5-8pm both evenings at Ponderosa High School to watch some exciting gymnastics!  GO GET 'EM, LADY WARRIORS!!!

Yesterday, your Arapahoe Boys’ Varsity Soccer team defeated Overland by a score of 5-1. Cameron Gail scored three goals and Adam Hangland and Nash Herman each added one. Nice job Warriors! Playoffs begin next Thursday 10/26!

Be sure to check the Arapahoe website for further details





















Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Tuesday, October 17, 2017


Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Please stand and join us in the Pledge of Allegiance



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If you are applying for membership in National Honor Society, remember that applications are due next Tuesday.  You should have already handed out 5 reference forms, and you should be working to make sure your application is turned in before the deadline, along with your $15 application fee, to Mrs. Arnold in the bookkeeping office.

Juniors and Seniors, this morning, the University of Denver visit will be held in the Post Grad Center and this afternoon, the  Miami University visit will be held in room C-1435.  Seniors!  If you are not ready to submit your college applications, then come to College Application Boot Camp tomorrow, PLC Wednesday at 7AM in the Forum.  Students will walk through each section of the Common App, provide dedicated work time, and get their questions answered.  It will be an incredibly productive morning.  Hope to see  you there!  To be added to the written announcements: Click here to register for College Application Boot Camp.  

Attention Juniors and Seniors - If you are planning on going on the 2018 Washington DC trip in March please see Ms Winn in the social studies department by the 30th of October to get registered before the first major deadline.

​Juniors and Seniors - interested in playing sports in college?  A mandatory informational meeting regarding NCAA/NAIA qualifications and registration will be held today during both lunches in the Forum.  You may bring your lunch with you.  Students please come into the Counseling Office or Athletic Office to sign up for the meeting.

The MUSE is back in session and we need you. Submit your art, music and writing to the MUSE by November 17th and you'll be entered into a raffle for a chance to win a gift card. Have an idea for the cover of the MUSE, submit your cover art designs as well. For more information, see Mr. Spare in the Language Art Department.

Hey Warriors! If you are playing on a DECA Dodgeball team, you must attend a rules meeting. The first meeting will be held on Monday, Oct. 23rd at 2:30 pm in the Forum and the second meeting will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 24th at 5:30 pm in the Forum. The rules meeting is mandatory for all players. Attendance will be taken at the meeting. Please see Ms. Krueger with questions.

Do you like watching pirates sword-fight or getting thrown over board?  If so, the play Treasure Island is the thing for you!  Student tickets are $5. Come to the Arapahoe Theatre on October 26th at 6 pm, or the 27th or 28th at 7 pm.  Tickets are available to purchase through Mr. Ahern’s teacher page.

If you are interested in being a part of Sources of Strength, there's still time! Peer Leader Training will be held this Thursday, October 19th. If you have not turned your permission slip in yet, please do so in the counseling office! Questions? See Ms. Zimmerman in counseling.

Free Alive @ 25 class Monday October 23rd at 2:30pm in room W1874. If you are voluntarily taking the class the Sheriff's Office pays for your $79 fee.  If you are 15 1/2 you can get drivers permit after taking the class and a lot insurance companies give you a discount. This is a 4 1/2 hour class. Sign up on-line at www.aliveat25.us Any questions ask Deputy Englert.

Congratulations to the “Cars & History” class for organizing Arapahoe’s inaugural charity car show this past Saturday.  Over 60 cars attended the show and the student organizers raised over $950 for the Wounded Warrior Project!  Way to go class!

Please check Lost and Found before end of school Wednesday,  all remaining items will be donated Thursday.


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Girls’ Varsity Field Hockey won against Fossill Ridge with a score of 6-2 with goals by Kelly Burke, Meg Hanson, Molly O’Donnell, Lizzie Pierport and Aubrey Donhowe.  JV tied Liberty 0-0!

Your Varsity Boys’ soccer team travels this afternoon to play at Overland High School at 4:30. The JV team plays at 4:30 at Overland as well. It’s the last regular season game before playoffs begin next week for Varsity. Let’s go Warriors!



Be sure to check the Arapahoe website for further details






Monday, October 16, 2017

Monday, October 16, 2017



Monday, October 16, 2017
Please stand and join us in the Pledge of Allegiance


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Attention Juniors and Seniors - If you are planning on going on the 2018 Washington DC trip in March please see Ms Winn in the social studies department by the 30th of October to get registered before the first major deadline.


Juniors and Seniors - interested in playing sports in college?  A mandatory informational meeting regarding NCAA/ NAIA qualifications and registration will be held on October 17th during both lunches in the Forum.  You may bring your lunch with you.  Students please come into the Counseling Office or Athletic Office to sign up for the meeting.


If you are interested in being a part of Sources of Strength, there's still time! Peer Leader Training will be held this Thursday, October 19th. If you have not turned your permission slip in yet, please do so in the counseling office! Questions? See Ms. Zimmerman in counseling.
Hey Warriors! If you are playing on a DECA Dodgeball team, you must attend a rules meeting. The first meeting will be held on Monday, Oct. 23rd at 2:30 pm in the Forum and the second meeting will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 24th at 5:30 pm in the Forum. The rules meeting is mandatory for all players. Attendance will be taken at the meeting. Please see Ms. Krueger with questions.
The Arapahoe Theatre is putting on the play Treasure Island.  The dates are October 26th at 6:00pm, October 27th and 28th at 7:00pm.  Tickets are only $5 for students.  Tickets are available on Mr. Ahern’s teacher page. Come join the adventure!


Free Alive @ 25 class Monday October 23rd at 2:30pm in room W1874. If you are voluntarily taking the class the Sheriff's Office pays for your $79 fee.  If you are 15 1/2 you can get drivers permit after taking the class and a lot insurance companies give you a discount. This is a 4 1/2 hour class. Sign up on-line at www.aliveat25.us Any questions ask Deputy Englert.



Be sure to check the Arapahoe website for further details


















Friday, October 13, 2017

Friday, October 13, 2017


Friday, October 13, 2017
Please stand and join us in the Pledge of Allegiance



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Seniors, it's an incredibly busy year for you!  Do you need help with the college application process or simply need a dedicated time to work on applications?  If so, register for College Application Boot Camp on PLC Wednesdays from 7-8 am in the Forum.  This session begins next Wednesday!  Registration closes on Monday.

Juniors and seniors! Next Tuesday, the Post Grad Center will host the University of Denver and Miami University.  Please sign up in Naviance; if the visit is full, contact Mrs. Hall if you would like to attend.  

Juniors and seniors! The City of Centennial is seeking volunteers to serve as teen court magistrates.  If you are interested in the legal process and restorative justice practices, please pick up an application in the Post Grad Center.

Juniors and Seniors - interested in playing sports in college?  A mandatory informational meeting regarding NCAA/ NAIA qualifications and registration will be held on October 17th during both lunches in the Forum.  You may bring your lunch with you.  Students please come into the Counseling Office or Athletic Office to sign up for the meeting.

If you are interested in being a part of Sources of Strength, there's still time! Peer Leader Training will be held next Thursday, October 19th. If you have not turned your permission slip in yet, please do so in the counseling office! Questions? See Ms. Zimmerman in counseling.

Do you love cars? Are you a gearhead? Or do you just generally like to look at some cool cars? If that's you come to Arapahoe High School's Inaugural Car Show tomorrow October 14th from 9am -12 pm in the West parking lot! Bring your friends and bring your family! All donations will be going towards the Wounded Warrior foundation.
This week is National School Lunch Week!  Today is Friday Funday and you can be entered to win Movie Ticket Prizes.
Seniors  today  from 10 - 1pm stop by and visit Herff Jones’ table in the cafeteria for Graduation products like announcements and class rings.
The MUSE is back in session and we need you. Submit your art, music and writing to the MUSE by November 17th and you'll be entered into a raffle for a chance to win a gift card. Have an idea for the cover of the MUSE, submit your cover art designs as well. For more information, see Mr. Spare in the Language Art Department
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Yesterday, on Senior Night, your Arapahoe Boys’ Varsity Soccer team defeated Cherokee Trail by a score of 2-1. Goals were scored by Cameron Gail. The JV tied Cherokee Trail in a hard fought battle. Nice job Warriors!

The cross country teams competed yesterday at Cherry Creek State Park in the Centennial League Championships. The boys and girls varsity teams both earned 4th place finishes. The girls JV team finished in second place, while the Boys JV, Boys Open, and Girls Open race teams all finished in first place. Congratulations on some great running and a great regular season. Good luck to the varsity next Thursday at Regionals.

Be sure to check the Arapahoe website for further details


















Thursday, October 12, 2017

Thursday, October 12, 2017



Thursday, October 12, 2017
Please stand and join us in the Pledge of Allegiance



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Juniors and seniors!  Be sure to log in to Naviance and check out the newest college visits that have been added to the schedule: the University of Denver, Northern Arizona University, Metro State University, Princeton University, Colorado College, and Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising.  
Seniors!  A new session of College Application Boot will begin next week at 7AM on PLC Wednesday, October 18th.  Each session builds on the next, so do not miss the initial session. You must register to attend this session of Boot Camp.  Registration closes on Monday, October 16th.
If you are interested in being a part of Sources of Strength, there's still time! Peer Leader Training will be held next Thursday, October 19th. If you have not turned your permission slip in yet, please do so in the counseling office! Questions? See Ms. Zimmerman in counseling.
Today, there will be an informational meeting for juniors and seniors interested in taking Concurrent Enrollment classes through ACC during the 2018 spring semester.  This meeting will be held in the Forum during both lunch periods; students can bring their lunch and eat it during the meeting.
Do you love cars? Are you a gearhead? Or do you just generally like to look at some cool cars? If that's you come to Arapahoe High School's Inaugural Car Show Saturday October 14th from 9am -12 pm in the West parking lot! Bring your friends and bring your family! All donations will be going towards the Wounded Warrior foundation.
This week is National School Lunch Week! Today treat yourself to our homemade apple crumble when you eat school lunch.
Seniors this Friday, October 13th from 10 - 1pm stop by and visit Herff Jones’ table in the cafeteria for Graduation products like announcements and class rings.
   
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Please join us for Senior Night, today at 4:00 pm on the Arapahoe varsity soccer field prior to the start of the last regular season home game against Cherokee Trail High School.  The seniors honored this year are: Mitch Engerman, Chris Grauberger, Nash Herman, Riley Holub, Jack Sanders, Graham Schultz, and Zach Tripp.  We look forward to seeing you at the field today to celebrate this great group of seniors. As well, yesterday, the Boys’ Varsity Soccer team was victorious over Smoky Hill High School by a score of 3-1. Cameron Gail and Zander Hahn scored for Arapahoe. The Junior Varsity defeated Smoky Hill by a score of 2-1. Great effort Warriors!


Attention Volleyball Fans! Tonight is our last home game of the 2017 season. Please come out to support the team as they face off against the Overland Trailblazers. Varsity starts at 6.45 in the Sitting Eagle Gymnasium. GO WARRIORS!




Be sure to check the Arapahoe website for further details











Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Wednesday, October 11, 2017


Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Please stand and join us in the Pledge of Allegiance


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If you are interested in being a part of Sources of Strength, there's still time! Peer Leader Training will be held next Thursday, October 19th. If you have not turned your permission slip in yet, please do so in the counseling office! Questions? See Ms. Zimmerman in counseling.
On Thursday, October 12th, there will be an informational  meeting for juniors and seniors interested in taking Concurrent Enrollment classes through ACC during the 2018 spring semester.  This meeting will be held in the Forum  during both lunch periods; students can bring their lunch and eat it during the meeting.
ATTENTION ALL JUNIORS AND SENIORS: The 2017/2018 trip to Washington D.C. is here again!  This trip is an amazing opportunity to experience Washington D.C. and Capitol Hill first hand. There will be a parent/guardian meeting for those interested in this trip on Wednesday, October 11th at 7 PM in the Room W-2882.  Please feel free to join your parent or guardian, and if you are unable to attend the meeting, please see Mrs. Winn in the Social Studies department.
Do you love cars? Are you a gearhead? Or do you just generally like to look at some cool cars? If that's you come to Arapahoe High School's Inaugural Car Show Saturday October 14th from 9am -12 pm in the West parking lot! Bring your friends and bring your family! All donations will be going towards the Wounded Warrior foundation.
This week is National School Lunch Week! Today students will share their recipe for success for a chance to win prizes.
  
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Girls Swim and Dive -- Please join us tonight at 6pm in the AHS Cafeteria for the Parent information meeting and suit try-on night.  The coaches will share important information about the swim/dive season, and swimmers/divers will have an opportunity to try-on the team suit, and check out the other team gear.

Congratulations to the volleyball program on their sweep over Mullen last night! Thank you to our fans who stayed to watch the Senior Night match! Varsity beat the Mustangs in 4 sets...keep on fighting for playoffs! GO WARRIORS!!!

Your Varsity and JV Boys’ soccer teams travel this afternoon to play re-scheduled matches against Smoky Hill High School. Both games are at 4:00 pm. Let’s go Warriors!


Be sure to check the Arapahoe website for further details











Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Tuesday, October 10, 2017



Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Please stand and join us in the Pledge of Allegiance



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Juniors and seniors!  Thursday, the Post Grad Center will host Cornell College.  Sign ups close by the end of the school day on Wednesday.  Seniors!  Remember no College Application Boot Camp this week.  A new session begins next week!


On Thursday, October 12th, there will be an informational  meeting for juniors and seniors interested in taking Concurrent Enrollment classes through ACC during the 2018 spring semester.  This meeting will be held in the Forum  during both lunch periods; students can bring their lunch and eat it during the meeting.
ATTENTION ALL JUNIORS AND SENIORS: The 2017/2018 trip to Washington D.C. is here again!  This trip is an amazing opportunity to experience Washington D.C. and Capitol Hill first hand. There will be a parent/guardian meeting for those interested in this trip on Wednesday, October 11th at 7 PM in the Room W-2882.  Please feel free to join your parent or guardian, and if you are unable to attend the meeting, please see Mrs. Winn in the Social Studies department.
Picture Retake day is tomorrow! Picture retakes will be in the East Hallway (by the Bubble) all day.  This is your last chance to have your photo taken for the 2017-2018 school year! Please note: you will need to return your old packet to the photographer before getting your retake.  Are you new to Arapahoe High School? Or did you simply miss all of the other opportunities to have your picture taken? No problem! Come and get your picture taken. Remember - this is your final opportunity of the year.  Order forms are in the Main Office.
It’s time for eligible juniors and seniors to apply for membership in National Honor Society!  If you are a junior with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher, or a senior with a cumulative GPA of 3.25 or higher, then you are eligible to apply for membership.  If your GPA makes you eligible for NHS, but you haven't received a letter mailed to your home, please contact Mr. Smith or Ms. McGeorge in the science office, or Ms. Leclaire in language arts. This letter also tells about important informational meetings going on this week.  If you are applying for membership in NHS, and you have not attended one of these meetings yet, your MUST attend the meeting after school today at 2:20 in room C-1447.
Do you love cars? Are you a gearhead? Or do you just generally like to look at some cool cars? If that's you come to Arapahoe High School's Inaugural Car Show Saturday October 14th from 9am -12 pm in the West parking lot! Bring your friends and bring your family! All donations will be going towards the Wounded Warrior foundation.
This week is National School Lunch Week! Today is Taste Test Tuesday, Come and try a new veggie recipe created by our nutrition services team.
Student Council would like to extend a HUGE thank you to all the students and staff who came to support our events last week during Homecoming!  It was a wonderful week of school spirit and we are grateful for all the participation this year!  We are also excited to announce the winning floats from the Homecoming Parade on Saturday!  The overall winner for this year's BEST float is...GIRL'S BASKETBALL!!!  And for the class float, we'd like to congratulate the SOPHOMORE CLASS for their awesome display of "A Week at Sea" creativity!  Thank you again to everyone who attended and participated in our events last week.  We hope you all had a blast!

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Attention Volleyball Fans! Tonight is Senior Night! Come watch your seniors take on the Mullen Mustangs at 6.45! GO WARRIORS!

Girls Swim and Dive -- Please join us Wednesday October 11th at 6pm in the AHS Cafeteria for the Parent information meeting and suit try-on night.  The coaches will share important information about the swim/dive season, and swimmers/divers will have an opportunity to try-on the team suit, and check out the other team gear.

Your Varsity and JV Boys’ soccer teams travel this evening to play matches against Smoky Hill High School. Due to the weather/field conditions, exact times and locations are still to be determined. You will find updates on the ABKBoysSoccer twitter feed as soon as they become available. Let’s go Warriors!


Be sure to check the Arapahoe website for further details







Monday, October 09, 2017

Monday, October 9, 2017



Monday, October 9, 2017
Please stand and join us in the Pledge of Allegiance



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Juniors and seniors!  The Post Grad Center will host Colorado State University in E-1287 (the tiered classroom) today and Colorado Christian University will be in the Post Grad Center.  Please bring your signed blue passes with you to the visits.  
Tonight is the Colorado Council's Day/Night College Fair right here at Arapahoe High School from 6:00-7:30pm in the auxiliary gym! Please use the west event entrance to enter the building.  A link to register has been sent to all families.  Although registration is not required, it is a time saving feature for you!  Hope to see you there!
Seniors!  No College Application Boot Camp this week due to the PSAT bell schedule.  However, a new session will begin next week on Wednesday, October 18th.  Please register if you plan to attend - a registration link was sent to all families last Friday.
On Thursday, October 12th, there will be an informational  meeting for juniors and seniors interested in taking Concurrent Enrollment classes through ACC during the 2018 spring semester.  This meeting will be held in the Forum  during both lunch periods; students can bring their lunch and eat it during the meeting.
The Daniel's Fund Scholarship is now open! Daniel's Fund looks to celebrate seniors who exhibit exceptional character, leadership and a commitment to serving their communities while also demonstrating financial eligibility for college. If you are interested in applying for the Daniel's Fund, please see Ms. Zimmerman in the counseling office.
ATTENTION ALL JUNIORS AND SENIORS: The 2017/2018 trip to Washington D.C. is here again!  This trip is an amazing opportunity to experience Washington D.C. and Capitol Hill first hand. There will be a parent/guardian meeting for those interested in this trip on Wednesday, October 11th at 7 PM in the Room W-2882.  Please feel free to join your parent or guardian, and if you are unable to attend the meeting, please see Mrs. Winn in the Social Studies department.
Picture Retake day is right around the corner! Mark your calendars - WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 11th in the East Hallway (by the Bubble) all day.  This is your last chance to have your photo taken for the 2017-2018 school year! Please note: you will need to return your old packet to the photographer before getting your retake.  Are you new to Arapahoe High School? Or did you simply miss all of the other opportunities to have your picture taken? No problem! Come and get your picture taken. Remember - this is your final opportunity of the year.  Order forms are in the Main Office.
It’s time for eligible juniors and seniors to apply for membership in National Honor Society!  If you are a junior with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher, or a senior with a cumulative GPA of 3.25 or higher, then you are eligible to apply for membership.  If your GPA makes you eligible for NHS, but you haven't received a letter mailed to your home, please contact Mr. Smith or Ms. McGeorge in the science office, or Ms. Leclaire in language arts. This letter also tells about important informational meetings going on today and tomorrow, before and after school.  If you are applying for membership in NHS, you MUST attend one of these meetings to learn about the club and the application process.
Do you love cars? Are you a gear head? Or do you just generally like to look at some cool cars? If that's you come to Arapahoe High School's Inaugural Car Show Saturday October 14th from 9am -12 pm in the West parking lot! Bring your friends and bring your family! All donations will be going towards the Wounded Warrior foundation.
This week is National School Lunch Week! Today is Mega Sweepstakes Monday!  
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Attention Boys basketball. Open gym is cancelled today. Monday. Check the schedule for up coming times this week.

Attention baseball players!!!  There is a booster meeting Tuesday October 10th at 7 pm in the forum.

Congrats to the Varsity softball team for defeating Overland 16 to 0 on Wednesday night. A big shout out to Sophomore Kali March, for hitting her first high school homerun. Congratulations on a great season ladies. Way to finish strong.  Congrats to the JV softball team for beating Overland 13 to 5 on Wednesday night. It was a great game with lots of timely hits and great teamwork. Awesome job ladies!

Congratulations to the cross country team runners for some outstanding performances on Saturday morning at the Windjammer Invite. The boys JV team won in impressive fashion with the 5 scoring members of the team finishing in the top 12 out of 287 runners. The boys and girls teams combined to set 60 new personal best 5k times. Great running and good luck on Thursday at League.


Be sure to check the Arapahoe website for further details