Weather Alert 03-05-15

Amherst County Public Schools will be closed Thursday March 5th. Employee Code 1.

Calendar Update

1.  With the 6 inclement weather days that we have experienced so far, two instructional days will be made up on February 27 and March 23.

2.  The grading period for the third nine weeks will be extended one week to end on March 26.  The professional development/planning day remains in the calendar for now, and is rescheduled for March 27.  Report cards will go out on April 2.

Background Checks

The Human Resources Office will not be processing background checks March 25th through March 27th due to maintenance. 

Kindergarten Registration

Kindergarten registration for the 2015-2016 school year will be on April 22nd and 23rd, 2015. You can find more information on the Kindergarten registration page here, or download an information flyer here.

School Board meeting scheduled for Thursday, March 12, 2015

A School Board meeting is scheduled for Thursday, March 12, 2015 at 6:00 PM in the board room of the School Administration Office.

Power Announcement Alerts

Dear Parents/Guardians, we are aware of some phone calls and texts not being received during weather notifications. We apologize for any inconvenience. Our provider for this service says the fix is to upgrade to their newest version. We are in the process of that and should be converted over in a few weeks.

Smart Start Preschool Program

Registration for the 2015-2016 Smart Start Preschool Program has begun. You can find more information on the Smart Start page here, or download an application here

Efficiency Study Plan of Action Update

Virginia Higher Education Information

Dear Parents/Guardians,
From the link below, you may select any Virginia higher education institution’s Web page and click on tabs for information on admissions, tuition, enrollment, debt, success, wage, and other data.

FY16 Budget Discussion

Efficiency Study Presentation and Report

Test Scores Show Improvement Across the Division

Download the document for more information.