Amherst-Pelham Regional Public Schools




170 Chestnut Street,
Amherst MA 01002


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Puerto Rican Heritage Day

On Monday, November 19th, the Town of Amherst came together with ARPS to celebrate Puerto Rican Heritage Day and to raise the Puerto Rican flag in front of Town Hall.  The The Daily Hampshire Gazette covered the celebration and can be accessed here: We would like to send a great thank you to all the Fort River students and teachers that participated, the chair of the select board, the chair of the Amherst school committee and to the middle school students and everyone who all took part and shared despite the weather. Thank you...

Reducing Anxiety in Kids

We welcome you to join us for a presentation for parents and guardians by Jessica Minahan, M.Ed., BCBA on Reducing Anxiety in Kids.  Ms. Minahan is working with our district personnel to co-sponsor this event by ARPS and SEPAC, and we would like to extend this learning opportunity to the public.  This FREE presentation will be on Thursday, September 13, 2018 from 6 - 8 pm in the ARMS Auditorium.  An announcement will be sent out as the school year begins but we wanted to give advance notice so all could mark their calendars. You can also find more details within the Reducing Anxiety in...

First Day Celebration

Students, Families, Staff and Friends are all invited to the District's First Day Celebration on the Town Common on Tuesday, August 28th from 5-6:30 PM! There will be food, music, games and art to welcome back our students and new students to the 2018-2019 school year! See the event on Facebook,  the full flyer on Twitter, and Instagram at arps_org!  *Rain location will be in the Amherst Regional High School on 21 Mattoon Street in...

We Appreciate You Facilities Team!

Thank you to all of our facilities team members for their critical work during others' summer vacations! More details are available within this Gazette Article: