District News

Last Day of School Reminder

Reminder:  There is no school on Monday, May 25th in observance of Memorial Day.  The last day for students is Thursday, May 28th and will be a 1-hour early dismissal for all students, including the PM Preschool class. 

Track Closed Starting June 1

The Arcanum High School track will be closed beginning June 1 due to the construction related to the installation of new stadium lights. The track will reopen in mid July.

*Access will be made available to the weight room for teams under the supervision of district coaching staff.

Thank you for your patience as we upgrade our stadium.

Gostomsky to Play for the Quakers

Congratulations to Chase Gostomsky who recently signed to play football for the Wilmington Quakers!  While attending Wilmington, Chase plans to major in Agriculture Business.

Arcanum Baseball Takes Conference Top Honors

A week after winning the conference championship with an 11-1 record, the AHS baseball team was acknowledged for its great season with several players and Coach Baker receiving individual recognition.

Conner Pohl was named the conference Player of the Year and Coach Randy Baker was named Coach of the Year. 

1st Team - Conner Pohl, Austin Baker, Jordan Dubbs
2nd Team - Cole Burrell
Special Mention - Collin Habel

Several Lady Trojans were also recognized for outstanding seaons.

1st Team - Loganne Stone
2nd Team - Brittany Kinney
Special Mention - Shelby Howard

Congratulations to all the players and coaches!

Grote Named Girls Basketball Coach

The Arcanum-Butler Local School Board appointed Mr. Matt Grote as the new Head Girls Basketball Coach at the regular Board meeting held on May 14, 2015.              

Mr. Grote has been the boys JV basketball coach for Arcanum High School since 2011.  His previous basketball coaching experience includes being the girls JV assistant coach (2008-2010), freshman girls head coach (2010-2011) and 7th grade boys’ basketball coach (2007-2008) all at Northmont City Schools.  Additionally, he was the girls JV assistant soccer coach at Northmont for two years and was head coach of the Dayton Vipers U14 girls’ basketball team in 2009.

Agricultural Education Parent Survey

Attention Parents of Arcanum-Butler Students-

The Arcanum-Butler Local School District is researching the need for agricultural education classes within our district. Please take time to complete the survey to help in our research. Students in grades six through ten will be taking their own survey within the week to help determine the need for an agriculture education program. 

Take the Survey

AHS Baseball Team Captures CCC Title

Congratulations to Coach Randy Baker and the AHS Baseball team for winning the Cross County Conference title this spring, finshing with just one conference loss.  Well done boys!

Anderson Signs with IU East

Congratulations to Kelsey Anderson who signed her letter of intent to run cross country and track for the IU East Red Wolves!  Way to go Kelsey!

2015 - 2016 Kindergarten Registration Information

Click here to view Kindergaten Registration Information for the 2015 - 2016 school year!

DeBrosse Named "Teacher of the Year"

Congratulations to Arcanum High School Teacher, Mr. Tim DeBrosse, for being named the Arcanum-Butler Local School District's "Teacher of the Year" for 2014-2015!

Alumni Hall of Fame Committee Forming - Volunteers Needed!

The Arcanum Alumni Advisory Committee is working to establish a Distinguished Alumni and Honorary Trojan Hall of Fame to recognize and honor those individuals who have made a significant impact through achievements, actions and contribution within their communities and professions and serve as exemplary role models for Arcanum students.

A Selection Committee is being formed consisting of graduates representing the various decades.  If you are interested in serving on the Selection Committee, please contact Superintendent, John Stephens, at john_stephens@darke.k12.oh.us.

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