We in Athens City Schools are saddened by recent events in FL. Our thoughts & prayers are w/ those affected by this tragic event. Our teachers and staff work diligently each day to protect our students & our superintendent is committed to keeping our schools safe. Please take a moment to read this important message from Dr. Holladay.
AIS fifth grade teacher Mrs. Tiffany Wilbourn was selected as the 2017 Elementary Teacher of the Year at the 2nd Annual Teacher of the Year Gratitude Banquet hosted by the Athens City Schools Foundation. Congratulations Mrs. Wilbourn! Learn more about Mrs. Wilbourn here.
Kindergarten registration Early kindergarten registration is February 26 - March 30, 2018. Eligible students must be 5 years old on or before September 1, 2018 to register. For out-of-zone elementary academy applicants, you must complete registration by March 30 to be included in the first academy lottery that will be conducted in May. Click here for more about kindergarten registration.
Community & Parent Information Meeting Recap
Did you miss the Community & Parent Information Meeting? No worries! Click here to view the presentation, read highlights from each school and find a link to the community feedback survey.
State Report Cards
On February 1, 2018 The Alabama State Department of Education released interactive statewide report cards for each district and individual schools. Click here to learn more about the report cards, see our scores and read Dr. Holladay's response to the report cards.
Weather Make-up Days
All ACS students will attend school on the following board approved weather makeup days:
Get the Free App Now!
Never miss a weather alert, school closing or important update. Download the ACS mobile app to stay connected at all times. Use the app to can check calendars, lunch menus, and receive "push" notifications about school events and weather emergencies. Download the free app today at the App Store for iPhones or Google Play for Android devices. Search "Athens City School System."
Be sure to allow alerts, pushes and banners in your phone settings under "notifications" to properly receive notifications. In the app settings, please select the schools from which you wish to receive updates. Contact our office with any questions. 256.233.6600.
Legacy Brick Project for the new AHS
Buy a brick that will be placed on the campus of the new AHS currently under construction. Purchase your brick through the Athens City Schools Foundation at www.acsf.acs-k12.org/bricks or call 256.233.6600 to learn more. Brick sales are open through January 31, 2018.