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 Recent News

2/8/2016New School Board Members Will Participate in Albemarle County's Budget Bootcamp on Feb. 8New
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
6/25/2015New Principals Appointed for Henley, Stone-Robinson
6/12/2015Jon Stokes Appointed to Samuel Miller District Seat
6/10/2015Albemarle High School Student Receives International Award
6/4/2015ACPS Debuts Mobile App for Community and Free Microsoft Office Downloads for Students
6/3/2015School Board to Hold Special Meeting on June 8 to Review Candidates for Samuel Miller Seat
5/29/2015Two ACPS Principals Appointed to Division-Wide Leadership Responsibilities
5/28/2015ACPS Becomes First School Division in Virginia to Enter into a Solar Power Purchase Agreement
5/27/2015High School Graduation Ceremonies Will Be Streamed Live Beginning Thursday, May 30
5/19/2015Stony Point Elementary Hosts 15th Annual Quest Fest
5/15/201528 ACPS Teachers Receive Golden Apple Awards and Grants for Classroom Excellence
5/14/2015Senior Educational Leader, Darah Bonham, Selected as Western Albemarle High School’s New Principal
5/13/2015School Board Accepting Applications to Fill Samuel Miller Vacancy via Interim Appointment, Deadline is May 26 at 5 pm
5/13/2015First Community Meeting on Redistricting Scenarios Is Monday, May 18
5/11/2015Albemarle High School Alumni Celebrate Five Community Leaders in Hall of Fame on Friday, May 15
5/4/2015Registration Open for CoderDojo Summer Academy; Four Sessions Offered from July 6-9 and 13-16
4/27/2015Crozet Elementary School Joins a Select Group of High Achievers Across the Country Recognized for Environmental Excellence
4/22/2015Burley Middle School Welcomes ACC Women’s Lacrosse Athletes on Thursday, April 23
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