iAcademy at Athens Elementary

A Pre-K -3 computer science academy building a strong foundation.

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  • Need WiFi? Check out WiFi on the Go!

    WiFi on the Go is a new program from LeanStream that makes portable hotspot devices available to employees and parents of students in ACS at a special cost. Learn more now!

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  • A New Way to Support Our School

    LeanStream is a new online fundraising platform that has a number of features designed for your teachers, support organizations and parents. Everything happens online, and it is quick and easy. It has two main features – a Needs Gallery and the WiFi on the Go program. Learn more now.

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The Sandbox Newsletter

  • FIRST CLASS PRE-K SPOTS AVAILABLE Preparing children for success begins early and Athens City Schools is proud to offer Pre-K opportunities for our little eagles. We now have a limited number of spots available in our ACS First Class Pre-K. Register at acs-k12.org/prek. For registration help in Spanish, contact (256) 233-6600. If you have any questions, email Nick.Looney@acs-k12.org. 

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  • KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION for the 2023-2024 school year is going on NOW! Information and details regarding eligibility, required documentation, registration process, and more can all be found online at acs-k12.org/kindergarten. Computers, assistance, and assistance in Spanish available at the ACS Central Office Monday - Friday, from 8:30 am - 3:30 pm. For more information, visit www.acs-k12.org/kindergarten. Register your #littleeagle today! 



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  • 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!

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