Week 19 -  December 11th, 2019
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W 12/11 EARLY RELEASE AHS @ 12:20 (+Echo Cyn, IMS) (Hopi & Tavan at 1:15)
Sa 12/14 Goodwill Donation Drive for AHS, 10 am - 12 pm

12/14 Toy Drive for Phx Children's Hospital by AHS Athletics 
Arcadia Crossing 44th St & Thomas,  8 am - 2pm   
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12/14 Winterfest by AHS Theater, 10 am - 2 pm
T 12/17 SUSD Governing Board Regular Meeting
WThF
12/18-20
EARLY RELEASE for AHS FINALS at 11:20 am
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

12/23-1/3 WINTER BREAK // NO SCHOOL
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
Mathnasium
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Saturday Events for the Holiday Season
Clean Your Closets / Donate Toys / See Santa!

GOODWILL DONATION DRIVE
Dec 14th from 10 am - 12 pm in AHS parking lot
Clear out your closets now for the end just in time for the holiday season and new year! Drop off all your items from clothing 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!
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
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.
TOY DRIVE by AHS Athletics
for Phoenix Children's Hospital 8 am - 2 pm
at Arcadia Crossing Shopping Center (44th & Thomas)
AHS Student Athletes from all sports/cheer will be collecting the toys throughout the front of stores & on the SW corner of the parking lot. Questions or drop off info? Contact gsanders@susd.org
WINTERFEST by AHS Theatre Dept
This Saturday Arcadia Theater is hosting our annual Winterfest, a day of activities, games, plays, and a visit from Santa for young children.  The event is $5 at the door general admission, and runs from 10:00 - 2:00.
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!

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.

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!

NEEDED : WACKY BOXERS & CRAZY SOCKS
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"
Nominate Your Educator
Consider nominating your favorite teacher for NAU's Educator of the Month.  Every month a nominating student and teacher will win Phoenix Suns game tickets, dinner at Club Annexus and a $50 Team Shop gift card.  Imagine watching your favorite teacher is recognized on court while you and a friend sit courtside.  How fun!!
TO NOMINATE AND LEARN MORE,  READ THIS or visit SUNS.COM/NAUEDUCATOR
ACT Test FREE for Juniors in Feb 2020
Sign up for Practice Test by January 3rd, 2020
ASVAB Test
Sign up by Dec 13th, Test on Jan 17th at 8:00 am  FREE
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 a nd see Mrs. Stauff to sign up for the ASVAB. Learn More:  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
Deadline
1/31

FLYER
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
12/16
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
thru
12/31
Minted Greeting Cards for AHS Baseball
get 20% off your order & earn money back automatically for AHS Baseball! see below
ON SALE
NOW!
Ugly Sweatshirt 2nd Annual Sale NOW!
$20 each via Venmo, Cash, Check or Card
see info in Golf Section below
Athletics
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
www.arcadiagirlssoccer.com
Girls Soccer

Special Thanks to our Hat Trick $500 Sponsors for Supporting The Team:
ZOYO Neighborhood Yogurt-Schiller Family & McMahon Family!

GAME & EVENT SCHEDULE
- Come support Girls Soccer!

Tuesday 12/10 (A) Desert Mountain- 4 pm JV, 6 pm Varsity
Monday 12/16 (H) Glendale - 4 pm Varsity Only
*We will have a "Bin O Blankets" at all home games for students to borrow to keep warm while watching our Lady Titans play!
RESULTS & HIGHLIGHTS
- The girls had great first games of the season!
Varsity won over Bradshaw Mountain with a score of 6-0 & JV also had a strong win with a 5-0 score
- Arcadia played strong against Chaparral, losing 0-1 & JV lost 0-3
COME OUT AND SUPPORT

Mens Soccer
UP TO DATE SCHEDULE INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND AT:
HTTPS://WWW.AZPREPS365.COM/SCHOOLS/ARCADIA

HOME GAME SCHEDULE
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
Baseball
SAVE 20% ON HOLIDAY CARDS & HELP AHS BASEBALL
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)

GREAT ADVERTISING OPPORTUNITY
BECOME A SPONSOR BY PURCHASING A BANNER AT TITAN FIELD: 
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 
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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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