Thanks to a grant from the Athol-Royalston Education Foundation and the expertise of Peak Expeditions kayak and canoe rentals in Orange, Athol High School ELL students recently kayaked across Lake Ellis to the ELL family picnic, where families with their students from the Athol-Royalston Middle School and Athol Community Elementary had gathered to eat and […]
On Tuesday, the 5th grade at ARMS traveled to Lupa Zoo in Ludlow, MA. Students were very engaged and excited, learning about many exotic animals from around the world.
On Monday, the 5th grade at ARMS had the pleasure of participating in “Exploring the Pond”, a workshop brought on site by the Mass Audubon Society. Students collected samples of water from Lake Ellis and studied its inhabitants. In an attempt to provide those students who are not attending Nature’s Classroom this week with enriching […]
ARMS students recently participated in the 14th Annual North Quabbin Food-A-Thon. Grades competed to see who could raise the most food and funds for local food pantries and meal programs. “Technically the 5th grade won by bringing in the most non-perishable food items and also donating the most money, but the real winner in this […]
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Please be sure to eat a nutritious breakfast and arrive to school on time. The MCAS testing schedule will be as follows: 5/22 to 5/26 5/22 5th Grade Science 5/23 to 5/26 Math and Science Makeups
Please click on the link below to join the A.R.M.S Nature’s Classroom 2017 Facebook page or search for the group “A.R.M.S. Nature’s Classroom 2017” for updates. https://www.facebook.com/groups/1911735612392758/
Congratulations Bailey Leighton !
ARMS students surprised School Resource Officer Doug Kaczmarczyk with a card from the entire student body to recognize Law Enforcement Appreciation Day.
Election Day at ARMS 2016 ARMS Students Linked Together in Gratitude Throughout the month of November ARMS students are focusing on all they have to be thankful for by creating chains of […]
It’s with a great deal of excitement that I welcome you to one of our Athol Royalston Middle School fall athletic teams. Our middle school football team began practicing this past Monday, August 22nd. If you know of anyone still interested in middle school football, have them contact Coach Needle at firstname.lastname@example.org. Our middle school […]
On A.H.S. Days 1-5, students will leave their fifth period class at 12:55 P.M. to meet in the main lobby and then board a bus to the high school. Students can take their regular bus from the high school to their home. If they need to return to A.R.M.S., students can take bus # 307 […]
Athol-Royalston Regional School District Welcome back students! The first day of school is Tuesday September 6th. We are looking forward to a great year. In order to have a smooth opening of school, we are issuing the following statement for all parents/guardians of all Athol-Royalston Middle School and Athol Community Elementary School students: Please be advised […]
**Please note the following corrections to the letter that was sent home to families (copy is below)** – Parent/ teacher conferences are scheduled for October 13th at 6:30 P.M. NOT October 30th – ALL 5th graders will report to the library upon entering the school on the first day of school which is Tuesday, September […]
Our middle school students are required to read one book over the summer. Since ARMS expects each student to read between 10 and 15 books each year, the summer reading program gets them started. ● Students will complete 3 different journal entries, of their choice, from the list below. ● Summer reading will be collected […]
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April 8, 2016 Dear Parents/Guardians of A.R.M.S. Students, In an effort to improve communication between our school and families, we are working to keep the school’s website as up-to-date as possible. As we head to the end of the school year, with its many planned activities and events, please regularly check the A.R.M.S. link at […]
Pre-order your A.R.M.S. 2016 Yearbook now through April 29th at the special price of $25.00. The price will increase after April 29th.
The A.R.M.S. Music Program presents the A.R.M.S. Spring Concert on Thursday, May 5th at 6:30 pm. Gr 5/6 band, gr 7/8 band, chorus gr 5-8 and ARMS A Capella.
Win a chance to pie a teacher! Every $ you contribute gets you one chance closer to pieing a teacher in the name of SMASHING CANCER! Every $ donated will be turned over to support Dr. Liz Ervin’s Medical Relief Fund. Wednesday, April 27th. This event was a huge success! A.R.M.S raised $1,222.00 to smash […]
There will be a Health Fair for all students at ARMS this Friday, April 29th, from 8:30 – 1:00 pm in the gymnasium. The Health Fair will be hosted by Nursing Students from Mount Wachusett Community College. There will be different interactive exhibits and displays on a variety of health topics specifically for middle school […]
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Spring Sports Schedules – Girl’s Softball & Boy’s Baseball – Click here
A.R.M.S. is looking to create a parent group starting in 2016-2017 to assist with efforts such as fundraising, volunteerism, community outreach, and teacher support. If you are interested in being a part of this group, please email Mr. Telicki at email@example.com.
On Wednesday, April 13, students who are planning on attending Nature’s Classroom were given registration forms. Please have these forms completed and returned to Mr. Telicki as soon as possible. Thank you
Joshua Gabrenas receives a Certificate of Recognition presented by Julie Robideau Marynok on behalf of the Athol-Royalston Regional School District for his outstanding efforts as a Para-tech. Congrats Josh!
BBQ Cooler Including: 16-Quart Igloo Cooler $50. Market Basket Gift Certificate $50. Adams Farm Gift Certificate Adams Farm Seasonings Cookout Equipment, Condiments, and Supplies for S’mores Frisbee and Flyer We have a winner! Congratulations to Dan Carney! Dear Parents, If you would like to have your child have an opportunity to raise funds for the […]
Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign at ARMS today – Students were encouraged to wear pink today in support of Breast Cancer Awareness. The effort was promoted by students in Mr. Kevin Rogers classes in connection to the diseases of human body project they are currently working on.
Mike Silverman, Camp and Youth Services Director at the Athol-Area YMCA, is shown speaking to Athol-Royalston Middle School students about the Youth Reach program that is offered to students at the school. Youth Reach is a partnership between the Athol-Royalston Regional School District and the YMCA that provides after-school activities such as sports, games, […]
We are each unique and beautiful, but together we are a masterpiece!
See Mrs. Allen in room 206 if you are interested in joining the ARMS Book Club. The club meets in room 206 on Thursdays several times a month. See Mrs. Allen for more information.
Today, October 28th, is an early release day.
Your Child Can Eat Breakfast and Lunch for FREE at school! As part of the 2010 Healthy and Hunger-Free Kids Act, Athol-Royalston Regional School District, along with other districts, will begin offering free meals to all students this school year. For parents, that means no more forms to fill out, no online meal account to […]
Term 4 Progress Reports will be sent home on Tuesday 5/26
Term 3 Progress Reports are scheduled to be sent home on Friday, March 13th.
Reminder – Wednesday, March 11, 2015 is an early release day for teacher professional development. No lunch will be served.
ELA MCAS Testing will take place from March 30th – April 17 For more specific information click here.
The Winter Sports Banquet will be held Wednesday, March 11th at 5:30.
Term 3 Progress Reports are scheduled to be sent home on Friday March 13th.
The Athol-Royalston Middle School is closed today, February 5, 2015 due to the inclement weather. Report cards will go home on Friday, February 6, 2015.
Today is an early release day at 10:50 because of teacher professional development. Report cards will be sent home on Friday, February 6th, 2015.
There will be a two hour delayed opening Tuesday, February 3, 2015.
The Athol-Royalston Middle School will be closed on Monday, February 2, 2015 due to the impending snow storm.
Report Cards will sent home with students on Friday, February 6th, 2015.
There will be a two hour delay today, Wednesday, January 28th.
IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER June 3/7/16 Grades 6, 7, 8 Honor Roll Ice Cream 6/7/16 Grade 8 visits AHS 6/8/16 Drama Club Field Trip- 8:30 am – 8:00 pm […]
Mr. Hunter’s seventh grade Ancient Civilizations students are seen working on a project in which they create their own civilizations. Students first learn about archaeology through the reading of “Motel of Mysteries.” They then create their own civilization using the Google Docs program in the process. After their civilizations are completed, Mr. Hunter presents students […]
Recently, the ARMS drama club held one of its hat day fundraisers at the school. For a dollar, students are able to wear a hat in school for the day. The money that is raised helps drama club students fund a visit to a live theater performance. The group, celebrating its 20th year, welcomes all […]
Jaime Hume’s fifth grade science students at ARMS, Alyvia Santiago, Samantha Kenniff, and Madelynn Kenniff are shown watching over their class hamster, Dusty. Dusty is a Chinese dwarf hamster, about two years-old, brought in by a fifth grade student. Students feed, water, and exercise Dusty in her ball regularly and must keep her critter home […]
September 24th – 1/2 Day of SchoolSchool – Professional Development October 10th – No School – Teacher Professional Development 13th – No School – Columbus Day 29th – 1/2 Day of School – Teacher Professional Development November 11th – No School – Veterans Day 21st – Sports Banquet @ 5:30 PM 26th – 1/2 Day of […]
Monday, October 27, 2014, Day 2 Lunch: Nachos beef & cheese, Rice Pilaf, California Blend Vegetables, Sweet Potato Wedges Mon. all chorus Gr. 5-8; Tues. Band 5 & 6; Tues. @ 7:30 AM any Rudolph Gr. 5 & 6 kids please go to the music room; Wed. Gr. 7 & 8 band @ 7:30 AM […]
The late bus is available on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Late bus pick up time is 2:50 pm.