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2015-16 Enrollment

Open Enrollment for new families begins February 3, 2015.

Application Packet Download

Current families enrolled in the home school, hybrid, and site program need to have their intent forms turned in to the office by Monday, February, 2nd to ensure they have a spot in the 2015-16 School Year.

ARCS Student Performance


Six homeschool students from ARCS wowed the audience at the Young Musicians Concert at the IOOF Hall on Sunday, February 8th. Outstanding performances, those kids really showed their amazing talent. Bravo!


eScrip Group Name:
Friends Of American River Charter School

eScrip Group ID – 500024445


We also participate in:

   Boxtops for Education

and are

Mar-val Community Card Members

Upcoming dates at ARCS:                                      
May 4    - ARCS Council Meeting 6-8pm
May 6    - Reusable Grocery Bag Orders DUE
May 6    - GATE testing paperwork due
May 7    - FARCS Coffee Social 8:30-9:30am
May 7    - BOMUSD Budget Meeting - 7pm District Office
May 8    - Yearbook Orders DUE 
May 8    - GATE testing 9am

May 11-22nd - Smarter Balance Testing
May 13-15th - Scholastic Book Fair
May 14  - Open House 6pm

May 18  - T-Shirt Orders DUE
May 19  - Room 7 Field Trip - American River Water CC
May 20  - FARCS Business Meeting - 6-8pm
May 21  - Room 4 Field Trip - Folsom Zoo
May 22  - No School - Snow Day

May 25  - No School - Memorial Day Holiday
May 26-29th - Room 1 Field Trip - Mono Lake
May 26  - Room 3 Field Trip - Marshall's Gold Discovery Park
May 28  - Room 8 Field Trip - Folsom Lake Bowling
May 28  - BOMUSD LCAP/Budget Meeting - 7pm District Office
May 29  - Room 6 Field Trip - Color Me Mine Pottery

Jun 2     - Colorful Jog-A-Thon - 1pm
Jun 4     - 8th and 12th grade graduation 5-7pm
Jun 5    - Last day of school - early release 12:55 

ARCS Google Calendar

Visit our 'Resources' page for instructions on how to sync this calendar with your device.

Parent Resources

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Welcome to American River Charter School!

American River Charter School (ARCS) is a charter school in the Black Oak Mine Unified School District (BOMUSD) consisting of two diverse programs:

Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss!

Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss!

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