Do you love Athens City Schools? Do you get excited about all things black and gold? Do you think it's great to be a Golden Eagle? We do, too! That's why this year we are using the #athensproud to denote special moments and everyday happenings that make us all #athensproud. We invite you to share our proud story with us! Use #athensproud in all yours social media posts!
There is a new way to support HEART Academy at Julian Newman this year. LeanStream is an online fundraising platform that has multiple features designed for teachers, support organizations and parents. Everything happens online, and it's quick and easy. Learn more now!
FREE AND REDUCED LUNCH APPLICATIONS The federal waiver that enabled schools to provide meals at no cost to students ended on June 30, 2022. School lunches will no longer be free for all Athens City Schools students. If you feel your family may qualify for free and/or reduced meals, please take a moment to complete the 2022-2023 Free and Reduced Lunch Application. Families must re-apply each school year to potentially receive this benefit. Only one application is necessary per family. Click here to apply and see if you qualify! Click here to learn more.
2022-2023 ACS Student Daily Lunch Pricing:
•$2.75 - PAID (Family does not qualify for free or reduced lunch)
•$0.40 - REDUCED (apply & see if you qualify)
•$0.00 - FREE (apply & see if you qualify)
Remember, beginning August 10, 2022, families who do not qualify for Free and Reduced Lunch should plan to pay the $2.75 daily lunch rate. If you have any questions or need help with your Free and Reduced Lunch Application, contact Tandy Blackwell, Director of Child Nutrition, at Tandy.Blackwell@acs-k12.org or (256) 233-6600. Don't miss out! Be ready for the first day of school - apply and see if you qualify today!
Returning Student Registration Athens City Schools is excited to announce Returning Student Registration (Re-Enrollment) for the 2022-2023 school year. Check your email for a snap code from PowerSchool Registration Support and re-enroll today! If you have not received your snap code email, please reach out to your school. Re-enroll for Fall 2022 by July 31! Learn more at acs-k12.org/re-enrollment.
STAY CONNECTED! Want the latest school news? Stay connected! Get the app today. Athens City Schools offers a mobile app that can keep parents connected at all times. Using this app, you can check calendars, lunch menus, and receive "push" notifications about school events and weather emergencies. Download the free app today at the App Store or Google Play. Search "Athens City School System."