Volume VII| September 7, 2019
ARCADIA TITAN EBLAST


Which club did your son or daughter join during CLUB RUSH?

Last week our campus participated in Club Rush which introduced sponsored clubs on campus.

Each club had information regarding their what they do and a sign up sheet to enlist new members.

What a cool way to get involved on campus!

Talk to your student about how they are getting involved!

#RKDAlife
PSAT 11th grade Announcement
ATTN Juniors!
  Wednesday, October 30th , Arcadia High School will host the PSAT test for all 10th graders and REGISTERED 11th graders.

Final day for 11th graders to register is
WEDNESDAY, SEPT 18th.

Students must go to the bookstore and pay the $20 registration fee with cash or check.

Questions, please email Ms. Johnson at  sarajohnson@susd.org

Check the PSAT website for more info regarding the test.

UPCOMING SPORT EVENTS
GIRLS SOCCER INFO!
Interested in learning about the Arcadia Girl's Soccer program? 

Please join Varsity Head coach Adam Zweiback on Friday, September 27th at lunch in Mt. Olympus to hear about the requirements, tryouts, schedule, etc. 

All current players and any new interested players should attend this meeting. 

Questions, please contact  Kelley Pierce .


*****TRYOUT PLANS*****

ARCADIA GIRL'S SOCCER TRYOUTS:
Tryouts will begin at 2:45pm on Monday, Nov 4th on the Arcadia soccer fields. 

Please wear a white t-shirt, black shorts, cleats and chin guards, and bring water and sunscreen.

Questions, please contact  Kelley Pierce .

BOYS SOCCER PROGRAM UPDATE
Arcadia Boys Soccer Optional Preseason Practices

Starting Tuesday, October 1st at 3:15pm to 4:30pm in the stadium. Optional practices will be every Tuesday and Thursday during October.

Tryouts begin Monday, November 4th.

Contact Coach Diamanti with any questions or to be added to the boys soccer program website.
Interested in
Arcadia High Lacrosse?
Come to the Player/Parent meeting to get details for the high school program.

Tuesday, September 17th@7pm
Meet in the Cafeteria.

Follow them on Instagram @arcadiatitanslacrosse or visit their at www.arcadialax.com

COME JOIN FOOTBALL AND SPIRITLINE TONIGHT at 7pm!


Friday Night Lights TONIGHT at Phoenix College against

ST MARY's HIGH SCHOOL !

Chaos Corner would LOVE your help in cheering on our 3-0 Varsity team!

Come support our Football team at
1202 W Thomas Road
Phoenix AZ 85013
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VOLLEYBALL NEWS
Help support our Lady Titans of Volleyball!

Rinse and Ride will be donating 50% of your car wash cost to this team if you use the coupon code 8017. The coupon can be used from September 16th-September 30th

Click here for the flyer!
SWIM INFO: Swim and Dive is off to a great start! 

Good Luck to all the swimmers in the Wolves Invite this weekend.

 Come support swim at their next dual meet on Thursday, September 19th against Desert Mountain
at Eldorado Pool beginning at 4:00 pm. 

Consider this your invite to MOD Pizza fundraiser this same evening!

Open all day Sept. 19 th  ALL DAY!!

 Please grab a pizza and a salad and tell them you are there for Arcadia Swim and Dive!! 
Go TITANS!!
Spring break travel to England?
If your student is interested in traveling to England for Spring Break...
2020 LONDON/ OXFORD SPRING BREAK TRIP!
 
TRIP HIGHLIGHTS: Day trip to Oxford, Big Ben, Buckingham Palace, Westminster Abbey, Tower of London, Tower Bridge, Shakespeare’s Globe Theater tour, Globe performance, British Museum, British Library, Platform 9 ¾, Charles Dicken’s Museum, Tate Museum, London markets, afternoon tea, and more!!
 
INFORMATIONAL MEETING: Parents of students interested in traveling to London during Spring Break 2020 are invited to attend an informational meeting

      Thursday, September 19 at 6pm
        
in Mt. Olympus
 
CONTACT: Mrs. Mayorga  kmayorga@susd.org
 

Did your teen miss Picture day?
New Photo dates below
Photo Retakes Dates at Arcadia
Grades 9th -11th on Oct 3rd

Senior Portraits Sept 24th & 25th

Official Senior Photographer
Prestige Photography
4925 West Bell Rd
Glendale, AZ
480-296-2880

DUAL ENROLLMENT DEADLINES!

AHS Students for Dual Enrollment at Mesa Community college are due September 16th! You must contact MCC at this time. Please contact antonio.bracamonte@mesacc.edu or gayle.thomson@mesacc.edu with any questions.
*Important AP CLASS information*
New AP EXAM PAYMENTS!
AP Exam Ordering has begun. Students order and pay for their exams in the bookstore. The cost is $94 per exam.

Order your exams from August 26th through October 3rd. October 3rd is the priority deadline.

Exams ordered after November 14th will incur a late fee of $50 per exam. 

Please see Ms. LaCorte for further scholarship information.



HOMECOMING INFORMATION
Homecoming Parade starts at 4pm on Friday September 20th
All of the Arcadia Complex schools will be represented in our annual Neighborhood Homecoming Parade!

Follow the route from the Shemer Art Center!
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This is a fun week of dress up and school spirit! Please check the Arcadia STUGO account on Instagram for more info regarding daily dress themes!


HOMECOMING Dance is September 21st

the dress up themes for the dance for each class are...
Seniors - Western
Juniors - Beach
Sophomores - City
Freshmen - Mountain

Dance is @Arcadia from 7-10pm

Tickets on sale now at the bookstore!
$20 in advance
$25 at the door

ID's will be required.
No "in and out" privileges
(once they leave they cannot come back in)

·     If your student is interested in bringing a guest to the dance, he or she may pick up a Dance Guest Form from Student Services.

The deadline for guest forms to be submitted for approval is Thursday, September 19th

**Homecoming Dance Expectations for all attending students (guests included):

 The Homecoming dance is a school related event and all school rules apply.

Students that attend the dance agree to abide by the Student Code of Conduct.

* If a student is bringing an approved guest they must arrive together.

* All students (including guests) are required to show their school ID to enter the dance. Guests may show their student ID or state identification (license, passport ID, etc.)

Again, once a student leaves the dance, they may not reenter.

Please go over these expectations with your teenagers. Thank you!
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Say YES to Children!
SUSD OVERRIDE!
Its time to renew the budget override which is stated to provide roughly $19million a year thru 2025 to SUSD. This override allows us to keep free full day kindergarten, keep current classes small, and retain our expansive electives. See this flyer for more information .
YES
College and Career Center info
FASFA INFO NIGHT!
If you are asking what is FASFA, have never filled out one of the forms, or have questions regarding how important it is to complete during your college application process this is your meeting!
Come learn the information and this will be presented in both English and Spanish.

6pm - 7pm at Mt Olympus on Monday, September 23rd



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Save the Date
Wednesday, October 2nd
for the FASFA Workshop!

Yes! Arcadia is going to provide a team of FASFA specialists to assist you in filling out the forms if you require some coaching.

Students are welcome to attend! Details will be available soon.

Contact Jacque in the College and Career center for more info.




Looking for a FREE college depot of information ?
Yes! If you are outside of our school hours and are looking for more information and resources did you know that

Barton Barr Library can help?

Our Phoenix Public Library has many resources available to students and parents.

From test prep books, to scholarships to college planning timelines for your student's grade...Please click here


Please bookmark the link below to stay informed on college information from Arcadia's College and Career Center! 

SCHOLARSHIPS
Back to School Scholarships with links for more information that can be super helpful in your college quest.

Click here for more information!
Fundraising and Baseball!
From our social worker...
September is national teen suicide awareness month and we will have a resource fair at
Arcadia on September 20th.
Parents are invited.

Please stay tuned for details or contact Amanda Turner.
GRADUATION 2020 NEWS
PROJECT GRAD HELP NEEDED
PROJECT GRAD 2020 NEEDS a CHAIR!

If you are a Junior or Sophomore parent and are interested in planning the "semi overnight" senior event after the graduation ceremony, please contact our Co- Presidents



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