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Social Media Guidelines & Registration

Social Media


Athens City Schools requires that all social media pages/accounts that represent an official team, club, or organization affiliated with the school system be approved by the school principal and registered with the Office of Communications. The purpose is to ensure that all school-associated social media is managed, monitored, and maintained in a way that builds the ACS brand while providing trusted and accurate information. Athens City Schools currently only authorizes the establishment and use of Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts on behalf of the school system. Follow the steps below to submit your Social Media Account for approval:

  • STEP 1 - Social Media Guidelines Read and agree to adhere to ACS Social Media Guidelines. Click here to view the guidelines.
  • STEP 2 - Social Media Account Registration Form: Submit an online Social Media Account Registration Approval Application Form for EACH club/team/activity. Submit one application for each type of account (example: you would submit two applications if you are interested in creating a Twitter and Facebook account for your group). Application must be signed by School Principal for final approval. School Princiapl will submit the approved application to the Office of Communications.  CLICK HERE to download.
  • All officially registered school social media pages/accounts must adhere to the Social Media Guidelines established by the Office of Communications. Please do not create an account until you receive confirmation from the Office of Communications.

If you have any questions or need to register your official account, please contact Christy at or (256) 233-6602.

Download & Print the Social Media Account Approval Application

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Social Media Guidelines for Employees

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