PLEASE NOTE - There is no school for students on Friday, May 27; Monday, May 30; and Tuesday, May 31
Arcola End of Year Dismissal Times
Wednesday, June 8 Student Dismissal – 1:30 p.m.
Thursday, June 9 Student Dismissal – 1:30 p.m.
Friday, June 10 Student Dismissal – 1:30 p.m.
Monday, June 13 Student Dismissal – 10:30 a.m.
Monday thru Thursday from 3:00 - 4:00pm in the Library (transportation required)
The final afternoon of the Homework Help Club is Friday June 3rd
The Arcola Science Fair Team scored another incredible
victory at the Pennsylvania Junior Academy State competition. Third place
won by Shahzeb Siddiqui, microbiology and second place winners were Nicole
Zhang, ecology; Saadya Rao, chemistry; Megha Varghese,
microbiology; Shrinidhi Dandibhotla, microbiology; and David Palko,
physics. First Place winners were Shelton Bai, physics; Matthew Fu, engineering;
Kitty O'Connor, physics; Jeffrey Gong, physics; Ashmitha Sivakumar, chemistry;
Daniel Abraham, physics; Aslhey Uppani, chemistry; Claire Tse, engineering;
Isha Shah, physics and the big winner of the weekend was Arushi Tiwari who not
only took 1st place in ecology, but won a best in show award for the Middle
Montgomery County Envirothon Competition
Three Arcola teams
of 5 students each who competed in the Montgomery county envirothon competition
against 20 other teams. Arcola came in 1st place. The competition included a 4
page exam on the topic of invasive species and their impact on soil, aquatics,
wildlife and forests in Pennsylvania.
Arcola 5K Fun Run
Despite the rainy
start, runners and walkers braved the hilly, mixed-terrain
course throughout Arcola’s campus and the surrounding neighborhood to help us
raise money to have an Iron Giraffe (fresh water
well) built in South Sudan. Arcola students
raised approximately $4600 which was donated to the Salva Dut Foundation, Water for South Sudan. Arcola is one of 113 schools nationwide to complete the Iron Giraffe Challenge.
Great Job Arcola Spelling Bee Contestants!
Congratulations to the 2016 Arcola Spelling Bee Champion (Hailey McGarrity) and Runner-Up (Sung Cho)
Thanks to all students and faculty for proudly representing Arcola in the Homecoming Parade
Congratulations to the 8th grade White team, our Costume Contest winner!