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Happenings at AHS

Competing for a Language

May 17, 2018 7:08pm | Elicia Montoya

On April 17, 2018, students taking a world language course traveled to the University of Northern Colorado to enter a contest that demonstrated what they have learned. One of the students competing was junior Victoria Mata, a past competitor that had entered the same contest […]

A New Way to Stay Healthy and Safe

March 23, 2018 2:15pm | Jemima Ngoma

Next year, a health clinic will be installed in the school to help the Arvada community. This particular clinic is unique because it is currently only being offered at Jefferson, Golden,  and Arvada High School. The main purpose of this clinic is to help families […]

Recognition for the Unrecognized

March 23, 2018 1:45pm | Luis Zegarra

At Arvada, there are four norms that the students should follow: be kind, be respectful, be learning, and be safe. This year a Recognition Assembly was held to honor the students who stood out the best and followed these four norms. It was the first […]

A Walk Against Violence

March 14, 2018 5:21pm | Oriana-Pearl Thomas

Classes were stopped towards the end of third hour today when students participated in a nationwide walkout protesting gun violence following the Parkland shooting in Florida last month. During the walkout, juniors Julian Dudzich, Amber Smale, and Abby Hunter stood in front of the large […]

Beyond the Milky Way

February 21, 2018 3:42pm | Cheyenne Zamora

Roger Griffin, the success center leader and his team of student council members have been able to find different themes for ten years, despite how difficult it can be to come up with new ones every year. “A committee of 5 different council members, they […]

Students Audition for Spring Musical

January 31, 2018 4:23pm | Oriana-Pearl Thomas

There is much to look forward to in a school filled with music, sports, and acting. After school starts, the fall play in November is always a big hit among staff, students, and community members. In April, the spring musical is just as popular. This […]

Behind Tech Week

December 20, 2017 3:00pm | Phoenix Mackay

Tech Week, also referred to as “Hell Week”,  was a highly stressful time for the cast of Mr. Burns A Post Electric Play who were under the pressure of many waiting to see the final product of their hard work and effort. One of the […]

Empty Bowls in Action

December 14, 2017 10:00pm | Oriana Thomas, Lexy Morrison

By selling ceramic bowls made by students and professionals alike, Arvada High School put together the Empty Bowls project as a way to help local families get the food they need. This project is more than just a fundraiser; it’s an opportunity for the community […]