Weather Alert 01-19-18

Amherst County Public Schools will be closed Friday, January 19. Employee Code 1.

A School Board meeting is scheduled for Thursday, February 8, 2018

A School Board meeting is scheduled for Thursday, February 8, 2018 at 6:00 PM in the board room of the School Administration Office.

Smart Start Preschool Program Information – Now Accepting Applications for the 2018-2019 School Year

Free, full day Pre-School for your 4 year old (must be 4 by Sept. 30, 2018)
3 Locations:
Madison Heights Elementary
Central Elementary
Amelon Elementary
Program Enrollment limited to: 90 Students, 18 in each class.
No Cost Breakfast, Lunch, and Snack. All school supplies provided. School Bus Transportation included on a limited basis.
Program meets all Virginia State Standards for Pre-School education.

Safety and Security in Amherst County Public Schools

Read more informaiton from the Superintendent about Safety and Secuirty in Amherst County Public Schools


Substitutes are needed in all schools and bus drivers are needed in the transportation department. Please click here for more information. 

All Students Entering Sixth-Grade Must Have Tdap Immunization

Virginia law requires that all students entering sixth-grade have a tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis (Tdap) booster immunization prior to entry into school. Additionally, all new students enrolling into grades seven, eight, and nine must also have a Tdap booster dose.

Test Scores Show Improvement Across the Division

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