Amherst-Pelham Regional High School

Main Office: 413-362-1700

Attendance Line413-362-1718

Weather Cancellation: 413-362-1898


21 Mattoon Street,
Amherst MA 01002

Learning Expectations

Home 5 Learning Expectations

At ARHS, students must be able to think critically and work both collaboratively and independently to construct knowledge.  These core skills are integrated throughout our school’s Learning Expectations. ARHS students:

  • write effectively in a variety of formats

  • speak knowledgeably, clearly, and persuasively as a means of communicatio

  • read and listen for understanding

  • use quantitative and analytical reasoning skills to build understanding and solve problems

  • apply information literacy concepts and skills to use information resources critically and ethically

  • express themselves creatively in a variety of media

  • are informed, culturally aware and responsible local, national, and global citizens

  • demonstrate an understanding of historical and institutional injustice

  • demonstrate self-advocacy, self-respect, and respect for others