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  • Join us for our Back to School Open House at our new location at 100 US Hwy. 31 N. on Sunday, August 26! Looking forward to a great year!
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  • The Athens City Schools Transportation Department will mail bus stop notification letters on August 15. Letters will detail your bus stop location and other important bus information for the 2018-2019 school year.

    The ACS Transportation Department will have representatives available at each K-8 school orientation/open-house over the next few weeks. Parents can sign up for bus service at orientation/open-house.

    Questions can be sent to the transportation department using this link:

    We look forward to a great school year ahead!
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  • AMS Student Handbook: Please note the attendance, dress code, and cell phone sections. click 6-12 Handbook.
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  • Athens Middle School MacBook PickUP

    At New AMS - 100 US Highway 31 N

    Sept. 5 - 4-7pm - 8th Grade

    Sept. 6 - 4-7pm - 7th Grade


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  • The AMS PHONE SYSTEM is currently unavailable as a result of our move. AMS phones will be installed at the new campus the week of August 20. In the meantime, for assistance please email:

    Amanda Tedford
    Graham Aderholt graham.aderholt@acs-k12.or
    Tracy Crow
    Vickie Ford

    You can call the central office at 256-233-6600 and they will get a message to the AMS contact you need.

    As we continue preparing for an amazing school year at our new campus, we appreciate your patience!
    Phones Down

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  • AMS SCHEDULE PICKUP is August 16, 2018 at the new location 100 U.S. Hwy 31 N., Athens, Alabama 35611. The following times are slotted by grade-level for pickup:

    - 7th and 8th Grade: 9am to 12pm

    - 6th Grade: 1pm to 3pm

    - 6th - 8th Grade: 5pm to 7pm

    6th Graders, don’t forget your updated Tdap immunization card when you come to pick up your schedules.

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  • Free & Reduced Lunch Applications for 2018-2019 Free & Reduced Lunch Applications for 2018-2019 are now available online.  Click here to apply.

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  • 7th/8th grade 2018-2019 Supply List

    AMS School Supply List 2018-2019

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  • Student Re-Enrollment is Now Open! April 16-May 4 Returning student re-enrollment for the 2018-2019 school year is April 16-May 4. All current Athens City Schools students in grades K-11 must re-enroll for classes next year. Re-Enrollment must be completed for your child to return to school in the fall of 2018.  Re-enroll now. 

    For more information, please visit ACS Student Enrollment.


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  • Important Information for Upcoming 6th Grade Students The State of Alabama requires all students in grade 6 (age 11) to have the Tdap Vaccination before starting the school year in 6th Grade. In order to receive a student schedule, please provide an updated immunization card on August 16th during schedule pick up.

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  • 7th & 8th Grade Information: Schedule pick-up will be August 16th from 9:00-12:00.  Open House for 7th & 8th graders will be August 26th from 3:30-4:30 PM beginning with an assembly in the AMS Gym at 3:30.  

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  • 6th Grade Information: Schedule pick-up will be August 16 from 1:00-3:00 PM and Open House will be held on August 26th from 2:00-3:00 PM.  Hope to see you then!

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  • Sixth Grade Center 2018-2019 Supply List

    Sixth Grade Center 2018-2019 Supply List

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  • 2018-2019 Course Catalog The AMS Course Catalog/Curriculum Guide for next fall is now available. We look forward to a fantastic 2018-19 school year!

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  • AMS Stay Connected

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  • Get the app! We have a new mobile app to keep you connected at all times. Use the app to check calendars, lunch menus and receive "push" notifications about school events and weather emergencies. To customize your experience, you can select only the schools you want to follow. Download it for free at the App Store or Google Play. Search "Athens City School System." 

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