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 Recent News

5/27/2016More Than 1,000 to Graduate Next Week From Albemarle County Public High Schools; Ceremonies Will Be Live Streamed
5/13/201643 Teachers in Charlottesville City, Albemarle County Receive Golden Apple Awards and Grants for Classroom Excellence
5/11/2016Albemarle High School’s National Art Honor Society Hosts Art Extravaganza, May 14
5/5/2016Online Registration Begins for School Division’s Fifth Summer CoderDojo Academy This July
5/4/2016Western Albemarle High School Seniors Showcase Artwork, May 16-20; Reception on May 17
5/3/2016Albemarle High School Student Counselor Receives First Community Salutes Award in Central Virginia
4/15/2016Albemarle County Public Schools Students Earn 82 Awards at Piedmont Regional Science Fair, Including Best in Show
4/15/2016Albemarle County School Board Appoints Jason Crutchfield as the New Principal for Brownsville Elementary School
4/4/2016ACPS High Schools Ranked in the Top Five-Percent of Smartest Public High Schools
3/22/2016School Board to Hold Special Meeting
3/14/2016The 50s Come Alive on the Western Albemarle Stage With a Story That Still Rings True in 2016—Grease Runs From March 24-26
3/9/2016Western Albemarle High School Conducts Model Congress
3/4/2016Albemarle County Public Schools Will Host Kindergarten Registration on Wednesday, March 16
3/4/2016Cinderella’s Closet Offers Extraordinary Prom Gowns at Very Ordinary Prices on March 17 at Monticello High School
3/2/2016Seven ACPS Students Competing This Saturday, March 5, in the Central Virginia Regional Spelling Bee
2/19/2016Female Vocalists From 5 Area Schools and UVa to Appear in 2nd Annual Concert to Support Victims of Domestic Abuse Feb 27
2/12/2016Division-Wide Spelling Bee on February 18 Will Feature 22 Elementary and Middle School Champions
2/8/2016New School Board Members Will Participate in Albemarle County's Budget Bootcamp on Feb. 8
2/1/2016New SAT Test Debuts Next Month; Parents, Students Can Learn About the New Format at This Evening’s PSAT Workshop
1/29/2016Albemarle County Public Schools Will Close on March 1, When as Many as 18,000 Presidential Primary Voters Are Expected
1/27/2016Schools Now Will Be Open February 15, April 1, and June 6-7 as a Result of Four Days Missed Due to Winter Storm
1/21/2016In Anticipation of Major Winter Storm, All Schools and Offices Will Be Closed on Friday, January 22
12/16/2015ACPS Superintendent, Dr. Pamela Moran, Among Four Finalists for 2016 National Superintendent of the Year
12/9/2015School Division Seeking Volunteers to Serve on Planning, Health Advisory Committees, Applications Due by January 4
12/9/2015ACPS Among Top Five in Virginia, Top Two Percent in the U.S. in 2016 National Ranking
12/2/2015Henley Drama Students Perform Original Plays on December 9
11/23/2015Brownsville Principal, India Haun, Appointed to Division Role as Director of Accountability and Research
11/17/2015Western Albemarle Players Present The Diary of Anne Frank Nov. 19-21
11/12/2015Graham Paige Sworn in as School Board’s Newest Member, Representing Samuel Miller Magisterial District
11/2/2015School Board Will Accept Public Comment on Redistricting Options on November 5; Community Members May Attend Virtually
10/28/2015Albemarle County Public Schools Director Appointed to Governor’s Council on Youth Entrepreneurship
10/26/2015Public Hearing on Redistricting Options to Ease Overcrowding at Albemarle High, Greer Elementary Is November 5
10/19/2015National Organization That Promotes Innovation in Schools Adds Albemarle County Public Schools to Its Membership
10/12/2015Learning Resources for Spanish Immersion and Foreign Language in Elementary School Now Available for Public Review
10/7/2015Liga de Mujeres Votantes, Consejo de Padres Realizara Foros de Candidatos para la Junta Escolar
10/7/2015League of Women Voters, Parent Council Will Hold Candidate Forums for School Board With Five of Seven Seats Up for Election
10/1/2015Governor McAuliffe to Hold Education Roundtable at Agnor-Hurt Elementary School on October 5
9/29/2015Albemarle County Public Schools’ On-Time Graduation Rate of 94.3 Percent Tops Statewide Averages for All 50 States
9/24/2015Public Meeting on Redistricting Options That Would Resolve Overcapacity at Albemarle HS, Greer Elementary, Is September 29
9/22/2015Henley Students Showcase Artwork; Opening Reception on October 6
9/17/2015Eleven ACPS Seniors are Among Top One Percent of Students in National Merit Scholarship Program
9/16/2015John E. Baker Legacy Dinner is Oct. 23; Proceeds Benefit College Students of Color Who Want to Teach in C-ville, Allbemarle
9/14/2015College, Career Planning Night for Central Virginia Families Will Be Wednesday, September 16, at Monticello High School
9/3/2015Albemarle County Public Schools Seniors Outperform State, National Peers on College Readiness Tests
8/17/2015Eight Albemarle County Schools Receive 2015 Shannon Grants That Will Fund 12 Innovative Programs This Year
8/14/2015ACPS Completes Senior Leadership Team With Appointment of Three New Assistant Principals
8/11/2015Albemarle County’s Unusual School Bus Contract Will Add Safety Features, Reduce Costs by At Least $250K
8/4/2015ACPS Issues Guidelines to Qualify for Federal Free or Reduced Price Meals for Children
7/28/2015Sales Tax Holiday for Qualified School Supplies, Clothing and Footwear, August 7-9
7/1/2015One Associate, Three Assistant Principals Appointed to Fill Leadership Positions at Monticello, Burley and Jouett
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