Week 8 -  September 27th, 2017
W 9/27 Hopi Rebuild Community Mtg, 6:00 pm, Hopi Elementary
F 9/29 Community Specialist Parent Mtg in College & Career Center, 9 - 11 am

9/29 English & Math Benchmark Tests Due Date

M 10/2 Titan of the Month Luncheon
T 10/3 Yearbook Senior Ad Discount Deadline
W 10/4 Girls Soccer Info Mtg, 11:45 am
Sa 10/7 Senior Yearbook Photo FINAL DUE DATE (extended)
M 10/9 to   10/13   FALL BREAK
T 10/17 Governing Board Mtg, 5:00 pm, Coronado HS

Picture Re-Take Day

Blossoms & Beehives PTO Fundraiser, 5:00 - 8:00 pm
Th 10/19 Site Council Mtg, 2:30 - 3:30 pm
F 10/20 Sips with Stevens, 9:00 am - 10:00 am, Location TBD
Sa 10/21 SUSD Showcase, 10:00 - 1:00 pm, Cocopah MS
M 10/23 Arcadia Community Form with Dr. Birdwell, 5:30 - 7:30pm, Mt Olympus

10/25 PSAT
Zoyo Arcadia
The Team
Metier Pharmacy
Alixandra Collections
S_B Designs
The Hairy Dog
Michael Phillips Black Wealth Mgmt
Linda Edgar Tutoring
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Sips with Stevens
October 20th, 9:00 am, Location TBD
There will be an informal meeting with Mr. Stevens and our Arcadia community on October 20th at 9:00 am. We hope you can all come support.
Did You Know?
All Sophomores will take the PSAT this year
Did you know that SUSD is paying for all enrolled sophomores to take the PSAT this school year?  Results from this nationally standardized test will help the district to evaluate SUSD's standing in the nation and help to improve competitiveness. The sophomore test will be taken during school hours on October 25th. READ MORE >>
ParadeHomecoming Parade
Thank you to all the AHS Students, parents, and Arcadia Community that came out to the Homecoming Parade last Friday! Our floats were fantastic, and so many members came out to walk & cheer! Check out our blog with more photos READ MORE >>

BenchmarkMandatory Benchmarks Due by Friday
Attention Freshman, Sophomores, and Juniors, you must take your English and Math Benchmarks by Friday. If you missed the day your class tested and need to make up the test, please see Ms. Palatucci to schedule a time if you have not done so already.
Class Rings For Sale Thursday
Junior Students who would like to order class rings can do so on Thursday during lunch in Mt. Olympus as well as after school from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. for parents.
SeniorAdYearbookSenior  Yearbook Ad Due Dates
Early Bird Discount Deadline Oct. 3rd - Final Deadline Dec. 5th
Starting for $60, you can commemorate your Arcadia years in the yearbook. Purchase & Create online at www.jostens.com/yearbookads

SeniorYearbookPhotoSenior Yearbook Portraits Extended Until Sat, Oct 7th
Senior yearbook photos are complimentary and sent directly to Arcadia Yearbook, but you must have your photo session completed BY OCTOBER 7th to be in the yearbook. Book your appointment ASAP at www.cilentophotography.com . MORE DETAILS AT   ENGLISH   -   ESPANOL
AHS 2018 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalist: Argon Stern

Congratulations, Argon Stern, our Arcadia High School National Merit Scholarship Finalist 2018!
The scholarship is a $2500 payment.  Winners announced in February 2018.  LEARN MORE ABOUT THE PROGRAM HERE
September 2017
Titan of the Month September
We celebrated Titan of the Month with lunch provided by Hungry Howie's & gifts from the PTO to honor these fine students with Principal Stevens. This event is always by invitation only. Each student nominated, received a certificate of recognition and we would like to congratulate every one of them.
Jack Spier - Tinnley Subsin - Joshua Yazzie - Jennifer Duong - Bradley Anderson - Athena Ashcraft - Mikko Hallikainen - Lauren Sayre - Ian Jarvis - Janette Hernandez - Megan Little
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Thanks to our Members!

There is still time!
November 1st  deadline
to be included in the PTO Member Directory & recognition of levels of $100 and above.

Please forward this to any families that may not be receiving this newsletter. 
Fundraising Calendar
Fundraisers usually require you to bring the flyer, show on your phone, or tell the cashier
The Vig Gives Back - September 2017 any time
15% donated - Mention Arcadia -  PRINT FLYER HERE

Marching Band Fundraiser Butter Braid Frozen Pastries for $12 each. Easy, Delicious & great for the upcoming holidays! ORDER HERE
Media Comm @ Chick-Fil-A  5 - 8 pm, 44th & Indian School
Mention AHS Media Comm
Girls Basketball Car Wash - 9:00 - 12:00 pm, AHS Parking Lot
Marching Band @ Pei Wei - 11:00 - 9:00 pm, 44th & Indian School
20% proceeds to AHS Marching Band PRINT FLYER HERE
Media Comm @ Smoothie King - 2:00 - 9:00 pm
15% proceeds to AHS Media Comm PRINT FLYER HERE
Swim & Dive  website
PCDS Invitational This Weekend
Dive  Friday, Sept 29th -  Swim Saturday, Sept 30th
Come out to support Swim and Dive at a nearby pool at the gorgeous Phoenix Country Day Aquatic Center! There will be beautiful weather and exciting,  fast swims!
Cross Country
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Marching Band  website
1st Competition This Saturday!
Wish us luck this Saturday as we head off for our first competition of the season at Desert Vista HS at 5:45 pm! We still need Band Parent Volunteers  SEE SIGNUP HERE
Lacrosse  website
FREE Pizza Lunch 9/29 in AHS Library
Pre-Season Practices: Tues & Thur 3:45 - 4:45 pm, Tavan
Are you interested in the Lacrosse team? Join us for free pizza and discuss the upcoming season, or j oin the the team at Tavan for a pre-season practice.  CLICK IMAGE FOR FLYER
W 10/4 GIRLS SOCCER - Informational Mtg, 11:45 am, Mt Olympus

10/30 - 11/3 BOYS SOCCER - TRYOUTS - JV 2:30 to 4:30 pm - Varsity 3:30 to 5:30 pm

10/30 - 11/3 GIRLS SOCCER - TRYOUTS - JV & Varsity  2:30 to 4:30 pm
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Key Club

"Help for Harvey" Coin Drive 9/25 - 10/6
Help AHS Key Club help the kids of Texas after the hurricane devastation by supporting Kiwanis Texas Children's Foundation.  Collection boxes in all classrooms. Nothing is too small or too big to give. 
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Prince of Peace Preschool
50 Year Anniversary Celebration
Saturday, Sept 30th, 6 - 10 pm, $20
Many Arcadia students are POP Preschool alumni. Any alumni or parents of alumni are invited to attend this fun event.
Arcadia Neighborhood Picnic
Saturday, Oct 28th, 2 - 5 pm, Shemer Art Center
The Arcadia Camelback Mountain Neighborhood Association (ACMNA) and the Arcadia Osborn Neighborhood Association (AONA) have joined together to sponsor the Arcadia G.A.I.N Picnic.
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