Announcements

  • SUPPLIES ACS School Supply Lists by School Find your school supply list for any school at acs-k12.org/schoolsupplies

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  • Free and Reduced Lunch Free & Reduced Lunch Applications  Beginning July 1, parents can apply for free and reduced lunch for the 2020-2021 school year. Apply before the start of school to be sure you're ready for the first day! Families must reapply each year to receive these benefits. Have questions or need help? Contact our Child Nutrition Program now.

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  • ATHENS MASK Athens Mask Fundraiser Athens High School Cheerleaders are selling masks! "Rep the A" in school and sports! Get yours today! Order online at www.shopgotees.com/Athenscheer by August 9. Gaiters are $15. Masks are $10. Color choices available. Adult and child sizes are available. Pick up will be at AHS once school starts. Contact Gia Russell for information at gia.russell@acs-k12.org Thank you for your support. Learn more at acs-k12.org/cheer.

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  • ROADMAP TO REOPEN Roadmap to Reopening: ACS Back to School Plan 2020-2021 We are so excited to begin the 2020-2021 school year! We know many challenges lie ahead, and we look forward to working through those with you and providing a safe and instructionally sound plan for reopening Athens City Schools. This roadmap serves as a guide and will require updates and revisions throughout the school year. 

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  • FAQ PARENTS Back to School FAQ for Parents

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  • FAQ Back to School FAQ for Employees 

     

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  • calendar 2020-2021 School Calendar Find the Board of Education's annual School Calendar for the district. Click here to see the calendar now.

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  • Beth Patton

     

    Beth Patton Named Acting Superintendent of Schools Assistant Superintendent Beth Patton was named acting Superintendent of Schools, effective immediately, at the June 11, 2020 Board of Education meeting. The Athens City Board of Education voted unanimously on June 11 to place Superintendent Trey Holladay on administrative leave at the superintendent's request. Mrs. Patton has more than three decades of experience in Athens City Schools, and has served most recently as the Assistant Superintendent of Administrative and Instructional Services and Director of Student Services and School Operations. She is also the Executive Director of the Athens City Schools Foundation.

     

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  • Summer Hours Summer Office Hours at Central Office Monday-Thursday, 8-4 The Athens City Schools Board of Education Central Office remains closed to the public. However, we are working and continue to serve our community. Summer hours are Monday-Thursday, 8-4. Call us at 256-233-6600 for assistance or to make an appointment. Click here for the Central Office Directory.

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  • AHS Cheer Athens cheer teams compete for national titles The Athens Cheer Program is sending two teams of 58 student-athletes to the Universal Cheerleaders Association (UCA) National High School Cheerleading Championship in Orlando, Florida during February to compete for national titles. Good luck to our AMS and AHS cheer teams! We are #athensproud of you! Click here to learn more about Athens cheer at nationals.

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  • BOE School Board Member Recognition Month ACS joins all the public school systems across the state to celebrate School Board Member Recognition Month in January and honor local board members for their commitment to Athens and its children. We are grateful to our Board of Education for thei dedication, leadership and service. Click here to learn more about School Board Member Recognition Month in ACS. 

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  • State of Education State of Education Superintendent Dr. Trey Holladay recently shared an update on Athens City Schools at the annual Chamber of Commerce State of Education address. His update included a snapshot of district data, projects, awards and a look into what's next for ACS. Check out the presentation now.

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  • Spark Leaders SPARK Academy at Cowart selected as CLAS Banner School was named as the 2018 CLAS Banner School for State School Board District 8 by the Council for Leaders in Alabama Schools (CLAS). This award recognizes schools that serve as outstanding educational models for other schools in Alabama. Read the full story now!

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  • iAcademy at Athens Elementary Named Blue Ribbon School of Excellence

    Blue Ribbon Emblem iAcademy at Athens Elementary was recently honored as a National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence! This is a very prestigious award, and we are understandably proud of the dedicated leadership and teachers who make AES an amazing place for students to learn, grow and achieve. Learn more about this recognition here.

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  • Legacy Brick Project for the new AHS - Bricks Still Available!

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    Buy a brick that will be placed on the campus of the new AHS currently under construction. Purchase your brick through the Athens City Schools Foundation at www.acsf.acs-k12.org/bricks or call 256.233.6600 to learn more. Brick sales are still open!

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  • Get the Free App Now!

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    Never miss a weather alert, school closing or important update. Download the ACS mobile app to stay connected at all times. Use the app to can check calendars, lunch menus, and receive "push" notifications about school events and weather  emergencies. Download the free app today at the App Store for iPhones or Google Play for Android devices. Search "Athens City School System."

    Be sure to allow alerts, pushes and banners in your phone settings under "notifications" to properly receive notifications.  In the app settings, please select the schools from which you wish to receive updates. Contact our office with any  questions. 256.233.6600.

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