Tag: Arcadia High School

How to Become an Arcadia High National Merit Semifinalist
Education

How to Become an Arcadia High National Merit Semifinalist

By Arcadia Unified School District Digital Communications Intern Sofia Nagy Over the past 25 years, Arcadia High School has had nearly 600 students, qualify as National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists, with an exceptional average of 20 students receiving admittance into this program. This year, Arcadia High’s Class of 2019 had 23 Apache semifinalists. The National Merit…

Arcadia Spring Sports Recap
Sports

Arcadia Spring Sports Recap

By Nathan Foster Arcadia High School had lots of strong action through their springs sports teams. Baseball, boys’ tennis, boys’ volleyball, softball and badminton each notched more than 20 wins during the season. On the diamond, both the baseball and softball teams saw huge numbers from their players. Baseball went 25-2 on the year, falling…

4 Arcadia High Students Named College-Sponsored Merit Scholarship Winners
Education

4 Arcadia High Students Named College-Sponsored Merit Scholarship Winners

Wednesday, National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announced over 3,500 winners of National Merit Scholarships financed by U.S. colleges and universities. Among the winners announced Wednesday were four Arcadia High School students: Dean Albert Frame will study at Northeastern University and plans to pursue a career in computer science. Jason Ke will continue his education at…

Angie Dillman Named Arcadia High Principal
Education

Angie Dillman Named Arcadia High Principal

After vetting a pool of competitive candidates and a rigorous interview process, the Arcadia Unified School District has announced Angie Dillman as the next principal of Arcadia High School. In a unanimous Arcadia Unified Board of Education vote at its May 28, 2019 board meeting, Dillman was approved to succeed seven-year Arcadia High principal, Dr….

Arcadia High Seniors Bid Farewell With Words of Wisdom
Education

Arcadia High Seniors Bid Farewell With Words of Wisdom

By Arcadia Unified Digital Communications Intern Anya Yang With the end of the school year just around the corner, the Senior Men and Women (SMW) of Arcadia High School have decided to bid the Home of the Apaches a farewell through words of wisdom that can be shared for generations via a “Little Free Library.”…

School Shootings Surge Stirs SRO Concerns
News

School Shootings Surge Stirs SRO Concerns

15 violent school shootings have been recorded this year By Terry Miller Last week in Denver, a few miles away from Columbine High, yet another mass shooting took place at a STEM school. One student died trying to save his fellow students and eight others seriously injured. The police responded very quickly to the numerous…

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