Week 38 -  April 24th, 2019
THIS WEEK Pride Week
(M-Red, T-Orange, W-Yellow, Th-Green, F-Purple or Rainbow)
ThF
5/2-3
Market Days

5/2-3 Dance Spring Performances
Sa 5/4 Prom at The Croft Downtown
T 5/7 Dance Legacy Show
Sa 5/11 Sports Physicals $20, see below in athletic section
M 5/13 AHS Film Festival see info below
T 5/14 PTO Volunteer Thank you Breakfast, 9:00 am

5/14 Senior Honors Ceremony, 6:30 pm
W 5/15 EARLY RELEASE

5/15 PTO Executive Meeting
Th 5/16 CMAS Songwriter Night, 7:00 pm
M 5/27 NO SCHOOL // MEMORIAL DAY
TWTh
5/28-30
Finals Schedule // EARLY RELEASE
Linda Edgar Tutoring
Mathnasium
Zoyo Arcadia
Section_AHSnews AHS Campus News
Senior Information
This section is for reminders. See SENIOR INFORMATION ANNOUNCEMENT on AHS website for more.  CLICK HERE


IMPORTANT DATES
5/17
Senior Picnic (sponsored by DoughBird & Zoyo)
5/22 Senior Cap & Gown Delivery
5/23 Senior Breakfast
5/30
Graduation at AHS & Project Graduation at CrackerJax

HELPFUL LINKS
Send Photos for Graduation Videos Online Form CLICK HERE
Boxer Bingo Donations for Project Grad Night Drop in Office
PTO News
Facebook // Twitter // Instagram //  PTO Website  // Remind101
SAVE THE DATE
Volunteer Thank you Breakfast 
May 14th, 9:00 am at 5712 E. Exeter Blvd.

We would like to welcome all Arcadia volunteers to the annual Thank You Breakfast!  Big thanks to Lori McClelland who is hosting this year! 
2019-20 Positions Available

The following positions are still available for next year.  If you are interested in what the position entails, contact Lori McClelland at VOLUNTEERS@ArcadiaPTO.org. 

  • Teacher Appreciation
  • Project Grad
Introducing an incredible Dining for Dollars opportunity for all of Arcadia!
Zinburger on May 6th from 2 - 8 pm

Zinburger Wine and Burger Bar has invited the entire Arcadia High community to eat at their fabulous Biltmore location on Monday, May 6th from 2:00 - 8:00 and they will give back 20% back to the school! So grab your family, friends, and neighbors and head over to Zinburger on May 6th and remember to tell them you are there to support Arcadia High! (Does not include happy hour items.)
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
Call for parent volunteers for the Senior Picnic!
The Senior Picnic is scheduled for May 17th and will be a fun day of water slides, corn hole, basketball, and more!  There will be a DJ to keep everyone entertained and we have Zoyo and Doughbird hosting all the delicious food!  We need at least a dozen parents to help this great day run smoothly!  If you are able to volunteer between 10 am and 2:00 pm on May 17th, please contact Linda Schlenker at  LindaLouSchlenker@mac.com or 602-576-3828. Thank you!
Growing the "A"
AHS College & Career Center
visit website

DEADLINES & COLLEGE VISITS (must sign up in Naviance before attending)
4/28 Spring College Fair, 12-2:00 at ASU Memorial Union

College Fair at ASU
April 28th, 2019 from 12 - 2 pm at  ASU Sun Devil Fitness Complex

  • Free to attend
  • Close to 100 colleges and universities will be in attendance.
  • Free parking at ASU is available for the fair. 
  • Students that sign up now receive free Strive Scan bar code in just 2 minutes.
  • Students will get a report the next day of all the colleges they visited with at the fair.
  • Students can use their bar code at any fair that uses Strive Scan.
Fundraising Calendar
Tues
4/24
5 - 8 pm
WILDFLOWER BREAD COMPANY
Arcadia Location 44th St & Indian School Rd.
benefiting AHS Band & Orchestra
Mon
5/6
2 - 8 pm
ZINBURGER
Biltmore location
benefiting AHS PTO
DONATE
HERE

PROM FUNDRAISER
Junior Student Government is raising money to help fundraise for prom. Any donation helps. Thank you so much!

Did you know your total or partial Tax Credit can go directly to supporting your child's program?  Click Here to Learn More!
Clubs
AHS Student Film Festival May 13th
Sponsors Needed

The ever popular (and always sold out) Arcadia Student Film Festival is set for Monday evening May 13 at the Harkins Shea 14 Theaters. The Arcadia ANN/Film students will showcase their talents at this annual event, under the direction of Instructor Eric Luse. This is the Arcadia Media Communications Program's biggest fundraiser of the year. This is a wonderful way that individuals and local businesses can participate in supporting and growing this valuable program. 
 
Sponsorship levels include:
Preferred Sponsor $400 - Full Page Ad in Film Festival Program
Gold Sponsor $200 - Half Page Ad
Silver Sponsor $100 - Quarter Page Ad
Business Sponsor $50 - Business Card Ad
 
Sponsors can include your own family, or a business, restaurant, club or anything you can think of, that would like to support this amazing and growing program. For further information on Film Festival sponsorships please contact Alex Smith - ahsmediacommboosterclub@gmail.com or Kerry Schulman- kschulman@cox.net  Thank you for supporting the Arcadia Media Comm Program students.
Athletics
CLICK HERE
2019 SUSD Sports Physicals
May 11th, 7 - 12 pm
ProSports Performance and Rehab
8630 E. Via De Ventura Blvd., #101 Scottsdale, AZ 85258 
Cost: $20 Cash or check made out to SUSD.
Email astevens@susd.org to schedule appointment
The Arcadia Lacrosse season ended on a high note with a varsity win over the Glendale Vipers! Senior Tucker Loftin was able to top off his Arcadia Lacrosse career with a remarkable SEVEN goals!! Garner Barrick and Keiran Carr each scored two goals and David Leyvas and Bo Cardon had one goal each!
Congratulations to the Boys' Tennis Team for completing their season with a record of 12-2. Thank you to Coach Karen Fleissner for leading them through a successful season! Come out and cheer on the Varsity Boys as they compete at home in the first round of the Team-State Tournament this Wednesday at 3pm. Players Rush Williams, Luc Wilson and Shane Heard will compete Friday in the Individual-State Tournament at Paseo Racquet Center. Go Titans!

Are you interested in joining?   Information Meeting, May 14th 6 pm
There will be a Swim & Dive Future Titan informational meeting on Tuesday, May 14th at 6:00 pm in Coach McClurg's room, #5629.  This meeting is for all incoming freshman and current Arcadia students who have not been on the Swim and Dive Team before and are interested in getting more information on joining next year.  You will have an opportunity to meet the Coaching staff, the Captains, learn more information about the season, and get on the team's email list.  Any questions, please email Linda Schlenker -  LindaLouSchlenker@mac.com or call / text 602-576-3828.
Section_NeighborhoodNews Neighborhood News
All Year Long Hopi Brick Paver Sale PURCHASE ONLINE HERE

"Old Hopi" Engraved Brick Sale $20 PURCHASE ONLINE HERE

"Old Hopi" Memory Book Sale $30 PURCHASE ONLINE HERE

We do our best, but dates/times may change without notifying AHS PTO.  Please confirm with school  & PTOs before getting in your car ... and let us know if you know of a change. Thx!
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR & EDUCATOR
Rosalind Wiseman : Creating Cultures of Dignity
Monday, April 29th,  6:00 - 7:30 pm at  Christ Lutheran School
60 min presentation, 30 min Q&A

Helping Young People Navigate Friendships, School and Social Media
Christ Lutheran School is thrilled to bring Rosalind Wiseman, educator, founder of Cultures of Dignity and author of Queen Bees and Wannabes, & Masterminds and Wingmen to pull back the curtain
on what's really going on between boys and girls and why they're reluctant to ask adults for help. She'll give common-sense suggestions about how to deal with the common yet complex struggles children and parents experience.
Enrich Your Family
Host an Exchange Student

AFS Intercultural Programs, the oldest and largest high school exchange organization, is looking for an Arcadia family to host an AFS exchange student for the 2019-20 school year.  These outstanding young people are eager to experience what it's like to live in America. Hosting a student is something your family can do to create more understanding in the world. It's also a great way to add an international branch to your family tree!
 
Hosting is an adventure that helps broaden your family's understanding of the world without leaving home. You learn to see your own world through new eyes. AFS Intercultural Programs brings more than 2,300 students from over 50 countries to the US each year.  AFS volunteers help you select just the right student for your family. Then they support you and your student so that you will gain the most from your time together. Host families provide a bed, meals and the same love and guidance they give their own children.  Students arrive with medical insurance and their own spending money.
For more information contact:  Carol Meissner (602-214-1040;  carol@meissneraz.com
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