Incoming Freshmen

All Shadow Day spots are are now filled and we have moved to a wait list. Please contact Sharon Westerman by phone at 303-347-6025, or by email at swesterman[at][dot]us, to be placed on the wait list. Please include the student's full name, the parent's name, a contact phone number and an email address. If you are unable to attend one of our Shadow Days, please join us for our Freshman Showcase on Monday, December 4th at 6:00 pm. This event is for both students and parents and further details are below.

  • September 15th AM Session (full)
  • September 15th PM Session (full)
  • October 10th AM Session (full)
  • October 10th PM Session (full)
  • November 16th AM Session (full)
  • November 16th PM Session (full)

Freshman Showcase will be held this year on Monday, December 4 from 6:00pm-8:00pm. Parents and students, please plan to attend to see our school and hear about all the exciting academic and extra-curricular opportunities at Arapahoe!

Summer Warrior Orientation Information

Locker Partner Request Form

Registration Card Video

Online Registration Instructions Video

2017-18 Pathfinder

Honors Audition Information

9th Grade Honors Student Packet 2017-18

Freshman Summer Reading Assignment - At Arapahoe we expect each Freshman to read a minimum of two novels this summer. These novels are of your choice, but a reading list of books recommended by Arapahoe Seniors are on our incoming freshman tab, or go directly by clicking here.

READING LIST for Freshmen-(Summer 2017)

READING LIST for Parents of Freshmen(Summer 2017)



The Incoming Freshman Swim Waiver is closed. All available dates and times have been filled. You may send an email to jleyden[at][dot]us if you would like to be placed on a waiting list. You will be notified by email if a date and time become available.  You will not be able to choose a date or time. If you have any questions, please use the email within for inquiries. Thank you. 

Enrollment Information

How do I open enroll (apply) to attend AHS if I do not live in the AHS attendance area?

Open enrollment forms will be available online starting October 1, 2017 for the 2018-2019 school year (copies will be available in the Main Office). The deadline to submit open enrollment applications is January 31, 2018. Please turn in the open enrollment form and all required documents to Arapahoe High School. Applications received after January 31, 2018 deadline will be approved on a space-available basis.  

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Please attach the following items to your application (we do not accept incomplete packets); so we may get to know your teenager better:

  • Unofficial copy of the student’s transcript/grades (for incoming 9th graders we need both 7th & current 8th grades)
  • Unofficial copy of the student’s Standardized Test Scores
  • A copy of the student’s attendance record
  • A copy of the student’s discipline record (even if there is no discipline record, we need something from the school stating that fact)
  • Students with IEP’s need to submit a copy of the IEP
  • A note (200 words or less) from the student written to Mrs. Pramenko stating why he/she would like to be a student at Arapahoe High School, and indicating any extra-curricular activities they have participated in and any they might be interested in at AHS.

Any questions, please call Amanda Clark, Secretary to the Principal – 303-347-6023.

Thank you.

Connected Learners

The AHS Connected Learners program will include grades 9 - 12 (everybody!) for 2016-17.

Stay Connected to AHS

In addition to keeping your contact information updated on the portal (see above), there are several other ways to stay in touch with AHS.

Drum Beat Newsletters

Current and past Arapahoe Drum Beat Newsletters.