ACS Weekly Newsletter - 01/15/2023
MONDAY, JANUARY 16: SCHOOL HOLIDAY - NO SCHOOL FOR STAFF & STUDENTS
TUESDAY, JANUARY 31: Grades 3-5 Reading Check-In #2
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 2: Grades 3-5 Math Check-In #2
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 3: Class Group Pictures
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 7: Grade 5 Science Check-In #2
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 13: Teacher Workday - NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 14: Conference Day/Teacher Workday - NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS
**MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR HOLIDAY - NO SCHOOL FOR STAFF & STUDENTS TOMORROW, MONDAY, JANUARY 16TH**
APPLICATIONS FOR ADMISSION FOR THE 2023 - 2024 SCHOOL YEAR & TOURS FOR NEW/PROSPECTIVE FAMILIES
The open enrollment application period for NEW students (students not currently attending ACS) begins at midnight on January 1, 2023 and will continue through February 28, 2023 at 11:59 pm.
The admission lottery will be held virtually on Thursday, March 9, 2023 at 12:00 noon. Here is the Google Meet Link for the Lottery: LOTTERY GOOGLE MEET LINK
**Students that are currently enrolled at ACS and returning for the next school year (2022 - 2023) DO NOT need to re-apply for admission.**
SIBLINGS OF STUDENTS CURRENTLY ATTENDING ACS
If you have a student that is currently attending ACS and they have a sibling that you would like to attend ACS in 2023-24, you MUST apply for their sibling to attend if they do not already attend this school year.
LINK TO APPLY FOR A SIBLING: https://alamancecommunityschool.schoolmint.net/welcomeback
SCHOOL TOURS FOR NEW/PROSPECTIVE FAMILIES
We will have two tours for new/prospective families who are considering applying to ACS for the 2023 - 24 Academic Year.
Tours will begin promptly at the allotted start time with an introductory message and video/slideshow, followed by a school tour with a staff member with time for questions.
TOUR DATES & TIMES FOR NEW/PROSPECTIVE FAMILIES
Wednesday, January 11, 2022 from 5:00 - 6:00 PM
Thursday, February 16, 2022 from 9:00 - 10:00 AM
PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK TO SIGN UP FOR A TOUR: NEW/PROSPECTIVE FAMILY SCHOOL TOUR REGISTRATION LINK
2nd Trimester Progress Reports were sent home on Friday. If you did not receive a progress report, please contact your child’s teacher.
ACS is currently hiring substitute teachers. If you or someone you know is interested, please apply through our website under the ‘Employment’ tab (see link below) and email a resume to Jamie Miller at firstname.lastname@example.org. Link to application
4-H ENROLLMENT TIME
Come join Alamance Community 4-H. Learn about our new spring and summer offerings and how to enroll! See the attached flyer for details!
Tuesday, January 10th
Alamance Community School Gym
2023 - 2024 SCHOOL CALENDAR
The 2023 - 2024 ACS Calendar was Board approved by the Board on 11.17.22
Please make note of:
Fall Break; Winter Break; & Spring Break and the Summer Break - Be sure you schedule any vacations/trips around the dates that school is not in session.
The First Day of School for Students is: August 8, 2023
It is available on the school website under Parents > School Calendar & Schedules
YEARBOOK ORDERING IS OPEN!!
2022-23 ACS Yearbooks are now on sale and can only be ordered online.
During this pre-sale period, yearbooks are currently $20.00 each and can only be ordered online.
Prices will increase after January 31.
We do not order extra copies and so we will not be able to guarantee extra books will be available, if they are not ordered online before the final deadline of March 31, 2023.
To order, visit: https://strawbridge.fotomerchanthv.com/search/YB26632
Please contact Leslie Jewell (email@example.com) if you have any questions regarding the yearbook. Don't miss out - Order today!!