AUSD wins state publicity award

Ryan Foran, right, accepts Award of Merit

Arcadia Unified School District's Public Information Officer Ryan Foran was recognized with an award of merit in San Francisco Saturday by a statewide school public relations organization for an announcement story he wrote about the District's implementation late last year of a new state test for students. The California School Public Relations Association (CalSPRA), which promotes better public understanding, commitment, and support of public … [Read more...]

Apache News video January 2015


The first edition of the Arcadia High School's Apache News for 2015, featuring stories about the young ladies from Denmark who came to march in the Rose Parade and were hosted by Arcadia High School and stayed at the homes of residents in Arcadia, as well as updates on successes of sports teams, movie reviews and more (be sure to watch till the end to see impressive and fun effects of a student flying like Superman around the AHS campus)... … [Read more...]

Hosts needed, Denmark band students


The Arcadia Music Club would like to ask your family to consider hosting students from Denmark the evenings of December 26 - December 30 as they prepare to march in the Rose Parade. This is an amazing opportunity to spend time with students from Europe. It is also a great opportunity to support the Pasadena Tournament of Roses Parade- a parade with which we have a long history. The Helsingor Pigegarde Marching Band consists of about 60 female … [Read more...]

AHS Orchesis Dance Show Dec. 18


Get your tickets now for an amazing dance show by Arcadia High School students from Orchesis, and Intermediate and Beginning Dance classes, as well as professional dance groups from all over Southern California at the spectacular Arcadia Performing Arts Center Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014. Tickets only $10 in advance and 50% is donated to Free Arts for Abused Children. Buy tickets here to AHS Orchesis Charity Dance Show. … [Read more...]

Festival of Bands


The biggest annual high school marching band competition in Southern California returns to Arcadia Saturday, Nov. 15. See details below... … [Read more...]

50% VIP price for AHS play


Once again Arcadia's Best readers may get a 50% discount on the purchase of VIP tickets to the upcoming Arcadia Stage high school student production of "Alice in Wonderland" Nov. 20-22 at the new Performing Arts Center. There are still a limited number of VIP tickets remaining but they are nearly sold out for the final performance at 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 22. So hurry to get your $30 VIP tickets for only $15 courtesy of Arcadia's Best and enjoy … [Read more...]