The Athens City Schools Foundation invites you to become a permanent part of the new Athens High School by purchasing a commemorative brick to recognize students, teachers, family and friends in the Athens community. Bricks are on sale through early Spring. Read more here.
Beginning fall 2018, Julian Newman will become a health & medical academy as part of the Athens Academies. The academy will provide a place where students explore health and wellness within a supportive and challenging environment. Learn more about the academies by clicking here.
Our school will host an author visit from Science and nature writer, Heather L. Montgomery. Mrs. Montgomery has written numerious childrens books and travels around the United States sharing her passion for animals and nature. She will visit our school on Wednesday, February 28th. We would like to thank the Athens City Schools Foundation for making this visit possible.
Kindergarten Academy Showcase March 1st @ 6pm
Athens City Schools will host an Academy Showase for rising kindergarten students joining the ACS family. This special event is scheduled for Thursday, March 1st at 6:00 pm at the Athens City School Board of Education central office in the board room. The purpose of this showcase is to allow families of kindergarten students entering fall 2018 to preview the Athens Academies and speak with academy leaders. Computers will be available for registration onsite the night of the event. Questions? Please call 256-233-6600 ext 1103.
Weather Make-up Days
All ACS students will attend school on teh following board approved weather make-up days:
School 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 the superintendent's response to the report cards.
Winter Weather Makeup Days
School will be in session on February 19, March 30 and April 20. These are winter weather makeup days. Parents should speak with the school principal to discuss any scheduling conflicts prior to the date of conflict.
Welcome to our new website! Although the site is still under construction, you will see it expand rapidly over the next few weeks to include helpful information for parents and students.
In addition to new websites at all of our schools, we now have a mobile app that can keep you 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."