Week 18 -  December 4th, 2019
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Overdue Senior Quotes DUE NOW! see below for link
W 12/4 Dual Enrollment Registration w/ SCC at AHS (best time to do it!)

12/4 Balfour on campus for senior order placements see below
WTh 12/4-5 AHS Orchestra & Band Concerts, AHS Auditorium, 6:30 pm Free
ThF 12/5-6 MARKET DAYS  what is market day? click here
F 12/6 Assembly Schedule for Hoopcoming
W 12/11 EARLY RELEASE AHS @ 12:20 (+Echo Cyn, IMS) (Hopi & Tavan at 1:15)
Sa 12/14 AHS Goodwill Donation Drive, 10 am - 12 pm

12/14 AHS Winterfest, 10 am - 1 pm
T 12/17 SUSD Governing Board Regular Meeting
W 1st & 2nd   Th 3rd & 4th   F  6th & 7th
W 12/18 Annual Staff Chili Luncheon SIGN UP HERE
F 12/20 Senior Picnic Gift Card Donation Drive Deadline

Sa 1/11 ACT Practice Exam - see school calendar for info here

1/15 8th Grade Parent Night, 6:00 - 7:30 pm, Mt Olympus

1/24 8th Grade Student Visit Day, 9:00 - 11:00 am
Zoyo Arcadia
Linda Edgar Tutoring
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Shop Amazon for Arcadia

Don't forget to use the Arcadia Amazon Link before you check out on Amazon & up to 5% of your total will go Arcadia automatically!

SCC Spring Dual Enrollment Registration
December 04, 2019 from 7:45 am - 2:20 pm 
Scottsdale Community College will be in the College and Career Center at Arcadia High School on December 4th to register students IN PERSON for Spring Dual Enrollment.
Students have until February 7th to enroll, but if they miss the registration at AHS, students will need to go to SCC to do their enrollment and pay their tuition. 
2nd Semester Schedules
Students should have received a copy of second semester schedule on Wednesday during 2nd hour. Please review your schedule and if you need to make a change, please see or email your counselor. You may only change your schedule for the following reasons:
  • The wrong class is in your schedule.
  • Teacher listed is different from 1st semester teacher for that period.
  • You failed a class and need to retake the course (primarily seniors).
  • You need to change from Honors or AP to a regular class.

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Donation Drive
December 14th from 10 am - 12 pm
AHS parking lot
Start clearing out your closets now for the end just in time for the holiday season and new year! Drop off all your items from clothing to mattresses at Arcadia on December 14th from 10am - 12 pm at our Goodwill Donation Collection Truck. All proceeds for will go directly back to AHS and help our school! PLEASE SHARE WITH YOUR FAMILY, FRIENDS & NEIGHBORS!

We are hoping for a big turnout since AHS will earn money for every pound of donated items collected.  We are in need of a few volunteers to help people get the items out of their cars so if you have some to join the PTO during the Drive, please sign up and meet us in Arcadia's parking lot.
Gift Card Drive for AHS Families in Need
Suggestions: Target, Walmart, Fry's or Safeway Grocery

With your assistance we have been able to provide much needed gift card donations for several of our Arcadia students, this provides relief to so many. We are currently looking for gift card donations, no donation is too small or unappreciated! 
All donations can be brought to our Arcadia front office. In past years this has been very successful due to the generosity of our parents, students, and community members. Thank you for any consideration given to this request.
No Food Services Delivery Allowed
All food delivery attempts by services like Uber Eats, Postmates, Door Dash, and Restaurants will be denied, even if the order is made by a parent. This is for campus security and parking availability.
Annual Staff Appreciation Chili Lunch
December 18th, 2019
We'll be warming up a winter wonderland with a chili lunch, our last teacher appreciation event of the year, and we want to go out with an (arctic) BLAST! We're going to need a lot of help to pull this one off. Please review the available slots below and click on the button to sign up. Thank you! - Suzanne & Linda
Wanted - One Lunch Volunteers
Please contact Karen Treon at  ktreon@gmail.com
Are you looking for a fun and low-stress way to volunteer on campus?  We need volunteers at One Lunch. Please contact Karen Treon at  ktreon@gmail.com to learn more about it and sign up. One Lunch only works because of the parent support we provide. Please consider helping out even if it's only once or twice.  We can find shifts that work for you!
Our 2020 Seniors Need You!
Project Grad is a safe, drug and alcohol free event for all our seniors on graduation night.  Please help make this a memorable night for our senior students!

SENIOR PICNIC  Gift Card Drive until December 20th
New this year will be "Minute To Win It" games!  We are looking for GIFT CARD DONATIONS IN ANY AMOUNT for prizes! Drop off in the front office in envelope labeled "Senior Picnic".  Thank you so much for your help in making the Senior Picnic INCREDIBLE!

At Target after the holidays? If so, please consider buying and donating those wacky boxers and crazy socks to Project Grad.  OR CLICK HERE TO BUY ON AMAZON  Donations can be dropped off in the front office.  Questions, please contact Kelley Pierce at  kelleyleepierce@gmail.com.
Growing the "A"
Titans of the Month // Dec 2019
Nominees have lunch with the principal along with the other nominees and they get to hear why they were nominated. Thank you to all that work together in noticing our amazing students on campus.  In recognition of your character, academic achievement, and/or respect demonstrated for the values and ideals at Arcadia High School.
ACT Test FREE for Juniors in Feb 2020
Sign up for Practice Test by January 3rd, 2020
Sign up by Dec 13th, Test on Jan 17th at 8:00 am
While the ASVAB is a military career assessment tool, it can also give non-military bound students insight into their strengths and abilities, making it useful for career planning.  Because this is an aptitude test it doesn't just tell you what you are currently good at, it will also tell you what you may be good at learning. You may know nothing about electronics but your scores may say you have the ability to learn electronics.

Students interested in testing should stop by the College and Career Center and see Mrs. Stauff to sign up for the ASVAB Career Exploration Program.  There is no cost to you for taking this assessment. The test will take place on January 17th at 8:00 am in Mt. O (you will be excused from classes)  Sign up by December 13th. Do not miss out on this great FREE opportunity! Want to know more about the test? Read this:  https://www.petersons.com/blog/taking-asvab-prepares-you-for-career-planning-or-military-enlistment/
PTO News
Senior Information
Senior Information
Find out more about senior events & graduation on the AHS website.   CLICK HERE FOR ALL DATES & INFO YOU NEED TO KNOW

Balfour Information

Senior Ad for Yearbook
Yearbook recognition ads are a great way for parents, families and friends to commemorate student achievements and important milestones. In addition, revenues from recognition ads help our school to create a better yearbook.
DUE NOW! Senior Quotes
Has your student turned in their Senior Quote yet? Please share this link with your student so they can turn in their response ASAP. It will only work from their school email account.  https://forms.gle/K1jdJE5A2EpJ9YjGA
Fundraising Calendar
4 - 10 pm
Raising Cane's supporting AHS Baseball
4325 E. Thomas Rd.
**Must mention AHS Baseball Boosters**

Prom Go Fund Me
Click here to donate
Minted Greeting Cards for AHS Baseball
get 20% off your order & earn money back automatically for AHS Baseball! see below
Ugly Sweatshirt 2nd Annual Sale NOW!
$20 each via Venmo, Cash, Check or Card
see info in Golf Section below
DON'T SEE YOUR SPORT NEWS IN THE eBLAST?   Let your boosters know that they can share their news & fundraisers with us :)  The following 2019 Boosters need to update their profile to be in good standing (CLICK HERE)Football, Boys Basketball, Cross Country, Softball, Swim & Dive, Volleyball
Girls Soccer

Come support Girls Soccer!
First Home Game Thurs 12/5 vs Chaparral!  JV at 3pm & Varsity at 5pm
Congratulations to all the girls who made the JV and Varsity this year!
Tuesday 12/10 (A) Desert Mountain - 3pm JV, 5pm Varsity
Boys Golf
2nd Annual "Ugly Christmas Sweater" Sale! 
$20 a sweatshirt. If you would like to purchase one please call/txt Anne at 206.818.7767 or e-mail Mr Jones at  jasonjones@susd.org. Pay via Venmo, Cash, Check, Credit/Debit Card

Mens Soccer

DEC 4 - B r a d s h aw Mo u t a i n 4 pm J V / 6 pm Va r s it y
DEC 1 0 - De s e rt Mo u n t a i n 4 pm J V / 6 pm Va r s it y
DEC 1 6 - Gl e n d a l e 6 pm Va r s it y
JAN 1 0 - F l a g s t a ff 4 pm J V / 6 pm Va r s it y
JAN 1 4 - Gl e n d a l e 4 pm J V
JAN 2 8 - P o s t o n B u tt e 4 pm J V / 6 pm Va r s it y
F E B 6 - S e t o n Ca t h o l i c P r e p 4 pm J V / 6 pm Va r s it y
Discount code is: FUNDRAISEAHSBB
Holiday card season is right around the corner - and we are excited to announce a partnership with  Minted.com! The are offering a 20% off code to our program - and we will receive 15% of all sales!! The coupon is valid toward all Minted holiday cards and gifts, including foil-pressed art gifts, personal stationary and holiday home decor. Discount code is: FUNDRAISEAHSBB  (valid until 12/31/2019)

Do you have a business that you would like to promote? We are in the process of selling banners for the 2019-20 Baseball Season! Most of our sponsors have renewed, so we have a limited number of banners remaining. SO PLEASE DON'T WAIT!!
If you have any questions, please email us at  banners@arcadiatitansbaseball.com 
Sponsorship letter:   2019-baseball-sponsor-banner-letter.pdf
To purchase a banner, click here: ARCADIA TITANS BASEBALL BANNER FORM 
Section_NeighborhoodNews Neighborhood News
Tavan Twinkles Craft Fair
December 14th  5pm - 8pm
Booths still available to reserve
Do you have a young entrepeneur that would like to sell their crafts at the annual Tavan Twinkles Winter fair? Reserve your booth today! It's a highly attended event for Arcadia families.
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Email eBlast entries to communications@arcadiapto.org by Monday 12 pm
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