COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Preparedness at ACPS

School Board Meeting/Budget Work Session scheduled on Thursday, March 26, 2020, has been canceled

School Board Meeting/Budget Work Session scheduled on Thursday, March 26, 2020, has been canceled.

ACPS Comprehensive Plan Video

Proposed 2020-21 School Operational Budget

On Thursday, February 27, 2020, the Superintendent presented the following Proposed 2020-21 School Operational Budget to the members of the Amherst County School Board. The Budget is based on the Governor's Proposed Budget which is the worst-case scenario.

Parents: We Need Your Help

Amherst County Schools needs to verify contact information that we have on file for students. Parents will need to log into the Parent Portal using their account, click on Forms, & select Student Update Contacts. If you need assistance in resetting your account password, please contact your child’s school.  Directions can be found by clicking on the link below.

ACPS Updating Student Contact Information

ACPS Is Hiring!

ACPS Is Hiring

Proposed Computer Science Curriculum

The Virginia Board of Education is now seeking comments from the general public on the proposed computer science curriculum framework for use in Virginia public schools. 

Online Registration Now Open

Starting July 15th, Amherst County Public Schools has implemented online electronic registration for the upcoming school year. Parents/Guardians have the opportunity to complete registration forms online instead of completing them manually through the ECollect Forms service. The process is very simple and should be a time saver for everyone involved. Ecollect forms are accessed from your PowerSchool Parent Portal account.

Free and Reduced Breakfast and Lunch

2018-2019 Parent Survey for Parents of Students with Special Needs

Parents, your opinion counts! The online survey is now open and is available for completion in:

Project Impact

Juli Albert

For Project Impact archives, click here.

Kindergarten Registration

Download the registration flyer here

Registration days for Amherst County children eligible to enroll in kindergarten in the Amherst County Public Schools for the 2020-2021 school year will be held on the dates listed below. Children have to be age 5 on or before September 30, 2020, in order to enroll in kindergarten for the 2020-2021 school year.

Smart Start Preschool Program

Free, full day Pre-School for your 4 year old (must be 4 by Sept. 30, 2020)

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.