Arcola Hot News

Mon, Mar 12 10:57am

Arcola Families,   Please see below for information on the International Festival at MHS, nominations for Arcola's 2018-2019 Executive Committee, and spirit wear.  Have a good week.   Multicultural Cl ... [More]

SEA Mixer and Spirit Wear Sale

Fri, Mar 2 6:40am

Arcola Parents,   Please see below for information on the next Special Education Alliance and a deal on spirit wear for the month of March.  Have a wonderful weekend.     SEA   Don't forget to registe ... [More]

Events Around The District

Sun, Feb 25 5:43pm

Arcola Families,   Included in this message is the following: information regarding the next Special Education Alliance event, the Post Prom Fundraiser, and notices regarding Home & School elections a ... [More]

Arcola Hot News

Mon, Feb 12 2:10pm

Arcola Families,   You can find information regarding Arcola Home & School's elections, upcoming events for the Special Education Alliance, and ways to help out Methacton's Post Prom Event so it is ar ... [More]

2018-2019 Home & School Elections

Wed, Feb 7 11:00am

Arcola Home & School will be holding elections for their 2018-2019 Executive Committee.  Arcola is a 2 year school and according to our Bylaws, elections must be held yearly.  The positions are Presid ... [More]

Arcola Hot News

Wed, Jan 24 9:00am

Arcola Families,   Below you can find some information about happenings at Arcola and around the district.   Starting Lineup is running an additional promotion with the Eagles going to the Super Bowl. ... [More]

Arcola Hot News

Sun, Jan 7 7:31pm

Arcola Families,   Just a few reminders about things happening at Arcola and around the district.   Schools will be closed on Monday, January 15th for the holiday.   Arcola is collecting box tops.  Th ... [More]

Starting Lineup January Promotions

Thu, Jan 4 7:42am

Arcola Families,    Starting Lineup is available for year-round, customizable spirit wear via their website.  Items can be delivered to your home for $5.00 or delivered to the school for free when in ... [More]

MHS Habitat for Humanity's Gingerbread House Building Rescheduled

Tue, Dec 19 12:25pm

Due to the inclement weather last week, the Habitat for Humanity Club at MHS rescheduled their Gingerbread House Building event for Friday, December 22nd from 5 to 8 PM in the Methacton High School Ca ... [More]

Arcola Hot News

Fri, Dec 1 6:23am

Arcola families,   Attached you will find the December Newsletter highlighting different offerings and menus in our cafeterias.  Please check it out.   Also, there is a flyer attached with information ... [More]

Activity Night Canceled

Thu, Nov 9 10:44am

Arcola Parents,   Our Activity Night scheduled for tomorrow night is cancelled.  Thank you to everyone who had volunteered to help.  We apologize for any inconvenience this causes our families.  We ha ... [More]

Arcola Hot News

Mon, Oct 23 2:13pm

Arcola Home & School is planning on putting out a "Hot News" newsletter twice a month to keep parents aware of happenings at Arcola.  You will also receive specific announcements thru Konstella as spe ... [More]

MSD to Offer Heart Screenings

Thu, Oct 19 9:45am

Simon's Fund, a local nonprofit, is providing heart screenings for Arcola and Methacton High School students ages 12-19 at the high school on Saturday, October, 28th. Parents must pre-register student ... [More]

Events Around The District

Wed, Oct 11 10:26am

Hello Arcola families.  Below are some events that we wanted to make you aware of.   Join us for our next SEA Meeting on October 30th in the library at Methacton High School, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. We ... [More]

School Not Closed Monday

Sat, Oct 7 8:51pm

Our calendar still showed school being closed on Monday.  The reminder went out automatically.  Sorry for the confusion.

"No-Frills" Home & School Fundraiser

Tue, Sep 26 1:09pm

Arcola Families,   Thank you to everyone who has donated to our "No-Frills" fundraiser.  Donations are due by this Friday, September 29th.  Please see the attached form for the details of our fundrais ... [More]

Welcome Back Dance

Mon, Sep 25 3:06pm

The Arcola Student Congress will be hosting a dance this Friday, September 29th from 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm.  Cost of the tickets is $5.00 and tickets will be sold during lunch throughout the week.  Stude ... [More]

Special Education Alliance Meeting September 25th 6:30-8:30 MHS Library

Fri, Sep 22 4:29pm

Arcola Families,   Please see the attached flyer regarding the SEA's first meeting which will be held Monday, September 25th from 6:30-8:30 in the MHS Library.  If you have any questions you can conta ... [More]

Fall Sports Spiritwear

Wed, Sep 13 12:22pm

Arcola Families,   If your child plays a fall sport, they should have come home with an order form for spiritwear.  We have added pictures of the items and the order forms to Arcola's website.  Simply ... [More]

Giant A+ Rewards

Mon, Sep 11 11:49am

Arcola Intermediate School is participating in A+ School Rewards, a great fundraising program run through our local Giant.  This is an easy way for you to help our school earn CASH each time you shop ... [More]

Back to School Night Reminder

Sun, Sep 10 7:36am

Good morning.   Below is the information pertaining to Back to School Night.  This information can be found on Arcola's main page under "Announcements".  Arcola's administration updates this informati ... [More]

Box Tops

Sat, Sep 9 8:56am

  Arcola is collecting Box Tops.  Start sending in them in with your students.  There is a box located in the cafeteria for the students to drop them in.  Thanks for your continued support, those dime ... [More]

Corresponding Secretary Position for MCC

Tue, Aug 22 3:11pm

We hope everyone is having a wonderful summer.  The Methacton Coordinating Council Corresponding Secretary position is open and will be filled by appointment.  Interested parents should send an email ... [More]

Sapphire Parent Portal is closing

Thu, Jun 29 12:39pm

As part of the transition to a new Parent Portal, Sapphire will no longer be accessible as of June 30, 2017. If you have not already downloaded your student's 2016-2017 report card, please contact you ... [More]

Free tickets for Young Innovators Fair in Oaks this weekend!

Fri, Jun 9 7:37am

The Arcola office has about 200 free tickets for the Young Innovators Fair this weekend at the Oaks Convention Center that are up for grabs. Please call Caroline in the office at 610-489-5000, ext. 30 ... [More]


Mon, May 29 10:27pm

Supplies are limited!  Click here to order yours today!    Orders end June 4th for delivery before the end of school! On August 21st, 2017 A SOLAR ECLIPSE will be visible from all across North America ... [More]

Attention Parents of 7th Graders!

Wed, May 3 5:32pm

A REQUEST ON BEHALF OF THE 8TH GRADE PARENTS:   On June 2nd, Arcola’s 8th grade students will celebrate the beginning of the end of their time here at Arcola at the annual 8th Grade Social. The Social ... [More]

Attention Parents of 7th Graders!!

Wed, Apr 26 10:09pm

A MESSAGE TO ARCOLA 7TH GRADE PARENTS FROM 8TH GRADE PARENTS:   On June 2nd, Arcola’s 8th grade students will celebrate the beginning of the end of their time here at Arcola at the annual 8th Grade So ... [More]

Staff Appreciation Luncheon Update

Wed, Apr 26 3:44pm

Hi Folks, There is still time to help out with the Arcola staff lunch on Friday, May 5th.  We could use some more salads for the buffet. Please click the link below if you can help out!   Thank you, S ... [More]

Arcola Staff Appreciation Luncheon

Wed, Apr 12 7:31pm

Hello All, The year is flying by and we are currently planning the Staff Appreciation Luncheon at Arcola and could use your help.  We have over 100 mouths to feed and need you to help us fill in that ... [More]

Urgent Request from Arcola Home and School

Thu, Apr 6 11:42am

Hello everyone,   Activity nights used to be very popular at Arcola, and our Home and School has tried to bring them back this year based on requests from both students and parents. These activity nig ... [More]

Missing March Madness already? Come to Arcola!

Wed, Apr 5 8:32am

If you're looking for fun now that March Madness is over, come supervise the fun games that will be going on Friday evening at Arcola! We need YOU to make this happen!   Open Gym Night is this Friday ... [More]

Parents Needed! Volunteer for Open Gym Night

Sun, Apr 2 3:26pm

Open Gym Night is this Friday (the 7th) and it will be filled with fun activities like dodgeball, basketball, inflatables, a gaga pit, and more! Please use the link below to volunteer to make this a g ... [More]

Arcola Open Gym Night is this Friday!

Sun, Apr 2 3:14pm

Attention 8th Grade Parents!

Fri, Mar 31 8:50am

A message from Methacton High School's Home and School:   The Home & School meeting is next Thursday, 4/6 at 7:00 pm in the library.  We will be voting on the 2017-2018 H&S Board.  Nominees can be fou ... [More]

School Supply Collection- Ends this week!

Mon, Mar 27 8:19am

Arcola Connections is running a school supplies drive to support the Warren G. Harding Middle School in Philadelphia. The drive will run through the end of March. We are asking you to donate any new o ... [More]

AmazonSmiles event for Methacton Coordinating Council

Thu, Mar 16 5:52am

Amazon is celebrating its #1 ranking in customer satisfaction by the ACSI! Today, March 16, Amazon will donate 5% (10 times the usual donation rate) of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases ... [More]

Reminder- Laser Light Show Tickets

Fri, Mar 10 4:39pm

Mallon Planetarium is hosting Laser Light Shows March 11th - 19th to benefit Arcola Home & School.     The shows include Laser Beatles, Laser Country, Laser Dark Side of the Moon, Laser Zeppelin, and  ... [More]

Tickets for Laser Light Show at Arcola

Fri, Mar 10 4:38pm

Mallon Planetarium is hosting Laser Light Shows March 11th - 19th to benefit Arcola Home & School.     The shows include Laser Beatles, Laser Country, Laser Dark Side of the Moon, Laser Zeppelin, and  ... [More]

Laser Shows at the Arcola Planetarium!

Wed, Mar 8 7:11pm

Arcola is hosting our First Annual Laser Light Show at the Mallon Planetarium March 11 - 19. We could use a little help, so if you're able, please sign up below. We'd also love to see you and your fam ... [More]

Spring Picture Day Volunteers Needed

Mon, Mar 6 3:44pm

Spring picture day is this Friday 3/10, and the Arcola office is requesting volunteers to help out during the day. Pictures will be taken from 8am to 2:30pm.  If you can assist during any of that time ... [More]

Arcola News from Home and School

Mon, Feb 27 8:11am

HOT NEWS!!      SPECIAL EDUCATION ALLIANCE: SOCIAL SKILLS PRESENTATION, Monday, March 6th (NEW DATE!) 7-9 P.M., H.S. LIBRARY Michael Fogel, creator of several unique child-centric programs including: ... [More]

Arcola Home and School Officer Nominations for 2017-2018 School Year

Wed, Feb 22 5:21pm

Attention parents of students attending Arcola Intermediate School Next Year!   Nominations for the Arcola Home & School Association are open for the 2017 – 2018 school year. Come make a difference at ... [More]

Methacton Coordinating Council Officer Nominations

Wed, Feb 15 10:09pm

Nominations are open for the Methacton Coordinating Council Executive Board for the 2017-2018 school year. The positions of President, Vice-President, Treasurer, Recording Secretary, and Corresponding ... [More]

Attention 8th grade parents- MHS info for Home and School elections

Wed, Feb 15 8:54pm

Attention parents of students going to Methacton High School Next Year:   Methacton High School Home & School Association 2017 – 2018 Home & School Officer Nominations   There is an opportunity for yo ... [More]

Arcola Movie Night is Friday February 10th!

Fri, Feb 3 4:25pm

Come out to Arcola's movie night on Friday February 10th at 7pm to watch HUGO!  The event is open to Arcola students only- please bring Student IDs.  Snacks and drinks will be available to purchase be ... [More]

Hot News from Arcola- Including Movie Night on Feb. 10th!

Mon, Jan 30 8:56am

HOT NEWS!!    ARCOLA MOVIE NIGHT: FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 10th Across students: Grab your friends and plan to attend a FREE movie night at Arcola on Friday, February 10th at 7:00 p.m.!  The movie will be sho ... [More]

Box Tops Spring Submission!

Thu, Jan 12 9:28am

The next boxtops submission period is in February! If you have any boxtops, please send them into school by February 15th. The collection box is in the Arcola office. Thank you for your support!

Arcola Spiritwear- order with no name

Thu, Dec 22 12:17am

Hello! Thank you for your support of our Spiritwear sale! Spiritwear orders have been sent home with students, and families with gift orders have been notified and picked up their orders.  However, th ... [More]

Arcola News

Mon, Dec 5 9:04pm

TOYS FOR TOTS COLLECTION The Toys for Tots club is making wooden toys to donate to the U.S. Marine Corps Toys  for Tots Drive and We need your help! Please bring in new unwrapped toys to help out a le ... [More]

Arcola Spirit Wear- Orders due Wednesday!

Mon, Nov 28 8:48pm

Arcola Spirit Wear orders are due this Wednesday.  Please see attached forms for styles and more information.

Methacton Community Building Committee meeting THIS TUESDAY

Mon, Nov 28 3:36pm

Tomorrow evening, Tuesday November 29th, at 7:00 PM in the Methacton High school Library,  The Methacton Coordinating Council's Community Building Committee will conduct its second meeting to discuss ... [More]

Tonight: Second Meeting of the Special Education Alliance

Mon, Nov 28 11:39am

The Methacton Coordinating Council would like to invite all interested Methacton parents and guardians to the second meeting of the Special Education Alliance (SEA). The goal for this newly-formed com ... [More]

Movie night cancelled

Thu, Nov 10 12:53pm

We regret to inform you that the Movie Night scheduled for Friday the 11th has been cancelled.  An email with more information about activity nights and volunteering will go out this weekend.   Sincer ... [More]

Arcola Movie Night: Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure!

Mon, Nov 7 7:36pm

  Movie Night is Friday! If you haven't already signed up to volunteer, please log in to Konstella or reply to this email for details.  

First Meeting of the Community Building Committee of the MCC

Wed, Nov 2 8:15pm

FIRST MEETING OF THE COMMUNITY BUILDING COMMITTEE OF THE MCC   The first meeting of the Community Building Committee of the MCC will take place on Thursday, November 10th, at 7PM in the Methacton High ... [More]

Arcola Home and School News for October 24th

Mon, Oct 24 11:58am

THE FIRST ARCOLA ACTIVITY NIGHT IS A MOVIE NIGHT ON NOVEMBER 11TH! Save the date, and look for a volunteer sign-up coming soon!     PRINCIPAL'S FUND FUNDRAISER The office needs volunteers on the follo ... [More]

November Activity Night at Arcola!

Sun, Oct 16 6:53pm

Our students have spoken, and they want a movie night!   Home & School surveyed the students at Arcola, and more than half them voted to have a movie night for the first activity night this year. To m ... [More]

Science Fair Help Needed

Wed, Oct 12 10:06pm

SCIENCE FAIR HELP IS NEEDED!   Do you have a scientific background (or do you know someone who does)? Would you love to have a chance to see some amazing science projects? Arcola is currently looking ... [More]

First meeting of the Methacton Special Needs committee

Wed, Oct 12 9:52pm

The Methacton Coordinating Council would like to invite all interested Methacton parents and guardians to the first meeting of the Special Needs Committee. The goal for this newly-formed committee is ... [More]

Arcola News for October 5th

Wed, Oct 5 5:09pm

NEWS FOR ARCOLA:    THE FIRST ARCOLA ACTIVITY NIGHT IS POSTPONED UNTIL NOVEMBER 11TH Stay tuned for details!   HOMECOMING PARADE IS OCTOBER 8th! Arcola is looking for volunteers to help out and walk w ... [More]

Arcola News (and Volunteer Sign-up for October 14th Activity Night)

Wed, Sep 28 9:43am

NEWS FOR ARCOLA!!   EIGHTH GRADE BACK-TO-SCHOOL NIGHT IS WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28th We hope to see all the 8th grade parents at Back-to-School night on September 28th.  The program will begin promptly ... [More]

Back to School Nights

Thu, Sep 22 2:49pm

Be sure to look for the Home and School table at Back to School Night tonight and again next week- we'll have information on volunteer opportunities and committees. We are especially in need of a coor ... [More]

Arcola Home and School News

Mon, Sep 19 11:22am

GIANT REWARDS SIGN-UP You can NOW register your Giant Bonus Card to earn rewards for Arcola.  The website is  and enter Arcola's SCHOOL ID#25982. Be su ... [More]