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Amelon Elementary School Math 24 Team has Been Selected!

The Amelon 2016 Math 24 Tournament was held Tuesday, January 5th!
This tournament determined who will participate in the Amherst County Math 24 Tournament to be held, January 12th, 5:30 pm, at Monelison Middle School (in the gym).

**Congratulations to our team--
Jesse Smith, David Tavis, Lukas Saechao, Nicholas Dawson, Dalton Wentz and Alternate, Taylor Jackson

ACPS Schools Will Be Closed Starting Monday, December 21st and Will Re-open Monday, January 4th!

We look forward to 2 relaxing weeks with family and friends!

Please stay safe and enjoy.

Remember to read to and with your child nightly for atleast 20-30 minutes and practice math facts!

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

Amelon's Annual Holiday Musical Extravaganza: Thursday, December 3rd!

Join our Music Department, Directed by Mrs. P. Williams, for a night of song and merriment...get in the HOLIDAY SPIRIT!

The program begins at 6:00 pm in the school gymnasium.

Featured artistic talents include:

  • Flag Corp
  • Band (Clarinet and Trumpet Players)
  • Handbell Players
  • Glockenspiel Players
  • Recorder Players
  • Chorus

ACPS Schools Closed Wednesday, November 25-27, 2015

All schools will be closed for the holiday.  Schools re-open, Monday, November 30, 2015!

Be safe and enjoy your time off.

Amelon's 2015 VDOE School Report Card

To view Amelon's VDOE (Virginia Department of Education) Report Card information, please visit: (cut and paste this into an internet browser)

More details are in the October 2015 Newsletter.

ACPS Schools Closed Tuesday, November 3, 2015

Due to ELECTION DAY and voting being held in various ACPS buildings, schools will be closed Tuesday.
Please exercise your right to vote and head out to the polls!

Amherst County Public Library Presents a November Event

Oh Yuck! Dissecting Owl Pellets
Date: November 14, 2015
Place: Amherst Library (434-946-9488)
Time: 10:30-11:30

This program is recommended for children 4yrs – 5th grade (must be
accompanied by an adult) to 18 yrs old who can attend without adult
supervision. Come and discover!!! & Facebook

ACPS Wants Your Vote!

The Calendar Survey for the ACPS 2016-2017 School Calendar can be found at the link below.

A copy of Draft 1 and Draft 2 can be found in the attachments below.

Please give us your input and comments.

Thank you!

Survey Link:  http://goo/gl/forms/2SbLReZVII



Amherst County Recreation & Parks Department

Registrations are underway for Amherst County’s Recreational Basketball League.
Registrations will end on 11/2 and events begin the week of 11/30/15.
There are teams for both boys and girls, with ages from 5 to 17.

You can register online by visiting and then navigating to the Sports page which is under the Recreation Department or give us a call @ 434-929-1954.

Fall Festival at Sweet Briar to Benefit Local Schools

Students in the "Sweet for Schools" business seminar at Sweet Briar College will host the "Briar’s Fall Bucket List Festival" to benefit
Amherst County Public Schools from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 25, on campus.

Admission is free, but game and raffle ticket prices will vary. Activities include hayrides, football toss, ring toss, pumpkin bowling,
face painting, pumpkin painting and more. The festival will also feature local vendors "That’s Too Cute Boutique" and "Creative Carmella".


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