Office of Civil Rights Information

In the fall of 2015, Amherst County Public Schools (ACPS) entered into an agreement with the United States Office of Civil Rights (OCR) to examine how discipline is effected within the school division. This web page will provide you with information on the status of the effort.

School Board to Pilot New Meeting Schedule

The School Board has agreed to pilot a new schedule for holding its monthly meetings.  Beginning immediately, the following schedule will go in effect:
Second Thursday of Each Month will be the scheduled School Board meeting as is held now. These meetings begin at 6:00 pm in the Board Meeting at the Central Office, 153 Washington Street, Amherst.

A School Board meeting is scheduled for Thursday, March 2, 2017

A Special School Board Meeting - Budget Work Session is scheduled for Thursday, March 2, 2017 at 6:00 PM in the board room of the School Administration Office.

Pleasant View Community and Alumni!

Come celebrate the great history of Pleasant View Elementary and tour the building one last time!
Pleasant View Open House:  Sunday April 23, 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Student music performance beginning at 2:15 p.m.
Come enjoy light refreshments, see PV artifacts and photos, listen to audio stories, and share stories of your own with neighbors, family, and friends.

Influenza Information

Currently influenza is widespread in Virginia, including our region.
What is influenza?
Influenza is commonly referred to as the “flu”. It is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses that infect the nose, throat and lungs. The flu can cause mild to severe illness, and at times can lead to death. The best way to prevent the flu is by getting a flu vaccine each year. It’s never too late to get the flu vaccine! 
What are the symptoms of flu?

FY18 Budget Discussion

Interactive Achievement is now PowerSchool Assessment

Interactive Achievement (also known as OnTrac) has been bought by PowerSchool LLC.
InterActive Achievement(IA) and/or OnTrac is now PowerSchool Assessment.
The new Longitudinal Data Systems(LDS) is now PowerSchool Analytics.
PowerSchool has grouped the two together as PowerSchool Assessment and Analytics.

Pleasant View Elementary School

Test Scores Show Improvement Across the Division

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