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Will Your Child be 4 Years Old by September 30, 2017?

Be on the look-out: Weather Related School Announcements

It is the season in which we must be aware of weather affecting school openings, delays, and early dismissals. 

If bad weather is in our area or forecasted for our area...we ask that you follow the ACPS "Emergency Closing" on page 9 in our Amelon Student Handbook. 

Details include:

ACPS Announce the first SNOW MAKE-UP DAY

Monday, February 20, 2017 will be a make up instructional day for the inclement weather days that have been missed so far.

Community Event: Randolph College Presents

Our Poetry Jam! Science-based poetry competition is open now for all children K-12 grade.
Over $1000 in prizes will be awarded!
Teachers are encouraged to do this with your class, and can submit for the whole class.
Class or individual submissions are due FEB 17th!

· We are really excited to announce that our keynote speaker/performer this year will be Greg Kennedy – Innovative Juggler from Cirque du Solei among other things! Free and open to the public.

· Science Day registration for 3rd-6th graders is open now, limited to 400.

2017 Amelon Elementary School MEMO #1


Friday, January 13 TEACHER WORK DAY

Monday, January 16 DR. M.L. KING, JR. DAY (HOLIDAY)

ACPS Schools OPEN Thursday, January 12, 2017

School will open ON-TIME:

Thursday, January 12


Monday, January 9

Tuesday, January 10

Wednesday, January 11

*Updates will be posted here and parent/guardians with active phone numbers in POWERSCHOOL will receive a phone call with all weather related notifications.

ACPS Regional Archery Tournament

New Date: Saturday, January 14, 2017

Same Location: Sweet Briar Upchurch Field House

All original "flight" times will remain the same.



Amherst County Special Election

Our school will be a polling site on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 (6:00 am - 7:00 pm).

No students will be in the vicinity of the polls (gymnasium).  Parking for voters will be in the parking lot closest to the gym. 


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