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District Information

District Vision

The Athens City School District seeks to be a premier PreK-12 academic institution helping each student become an inquisitive, civically-engaged adult equipped to build a better future in a rapidly changing world.


District Mission

The Athens City School District collaborates with students, parents and the community to provide an enriched and rigorous learning environment where every student uses multiple pathways to grow, problem-solve, and reach their potential as a lifelong learner and productive citizen.


District Motto

Every learner. Every day.

News & Announcements

May Board of Education Meeting Moved to May 30, 2019, 6:30 pm, AHS Meeting Date Change on Post-it Note with Push Pin
There has been a change in the date of the May Board Meeting for the Athens City Schools. It will now be held on Thursday, May 30th at 6:30 pm at Athens High School.
Notice of School Bond Sale School Bond Sale Sign on Chalkboard
The Athens City School District has now received an updated credit rating and is in the process of finalizing the Preliminary Offering Statement for the sale of Bonds for the building project. The Administration anticipates having our bond underwriter, Baird, begin marketing the bonds to the public later this week with a final bond pricing date (sale date) on Wednesday, April 24th.
Athens City Schools All Band Concert Sunday, April 28, 3 pm, AHS Auditorium school band concert photo
Please join us for the the Athens City Schools All Band Concert Sunday, April 28 at 3:00pm in the Athens High School Auditorium. This concert will feature music performed by close to 250 students that participate in instrumental music grades in 5-12 in Athens City Schools. There will be performances by the combined Athens City Schools 5th Grade Band, combined 6th Grade Band, Athens Middle School 7th and 8th grade Bands and the Athens High School Symphonic Band and Jazz Band. Admission to the ...
Athens Summer Youth Soccer Camp: June 3-6, 5-7 pm (1st - 6th Graders) Summer Soccer Camps
The annual Athens Summer Youth (Boys and Girls) Soccer Camp for current 1st - 6th graders will be held June 3rd - 6th, 5:00 - 7:00 pm eacah. Friday June 7th will be make up day if needed. The AHS Girls soccer team will be hosting a youth soccer camp focusing on team play, formation, shooting, passing, defensive and offensive techniques. The high school girls will be working alongside the campers making it a fun and exciting experience.
The AHS Matrix Podcast #15: Athens Activists matrix podcast logo
Activism Through Recent History is a podcast that delves into the lives and experiences of activists who have been fighting for causes since the 70s and the convictions of one aspiring high school activist. We met with Julia Weber, Mara Giglio, and Liz Shaw to discuss their histories and present in activism. Shaw and Giglio have been activists since the 70s and 80s but Weber is a young activist at Athens High School. We had the privilege of speaking with them about their lives in activism and we ...
AMS Soccer Try Out information (Boys and Girls) Fall Season 2019 soccer ball
​Boys and Girls Middle School Soccer will have 10 training sessions this summer in preparation for team try-outs on August 1st. Training Sessions will be at the Walmart Soccer Fields from 7:00 - 8:45 pm the following dates: June 4,5,6 June 11,12,13 June 25 & 26 July 1 & 2 The training sessions are NOT mandatory - they are for the benefit of your child in preparation for the August 1st soccer try-outs. You are free to come to as many or as few as you like based ...
AMS Receives a SupportMusic Merit Award SupportMusic Merit Award Logo
Athens City School District’s Athens Middle School has been honored with the SupportMusic Merit Award from The NAMM Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education. The SupportMusic Merit Award recognizes individual schools that demonstrate outstanding achievement in efforts to provide music access and education to all students.
All AHS Students Participating in District Science Fair Win Superior Ratings AHS Science Fair 2019 Participants
Coached by teacher Andrea Anderson, ALL of the Athens High School students who competed at the Distracts received a Superior, the highest rating. All will compete at the state level and one, Shifra Narasimhan, has been promoted to the International Science and Engineering Fair in Phenox Arizona. The students participating were: Anru Tian, Nico Barr, Kaeden Saunders, Alexander Bikowski, Zoe Williams, Shifra Narasimhan, Sam Dispenza, Lisa Liu, Jake Mc Carthy, and Nora Anderson.
19-20 AMS School Supplies - One-Click Away! School Supply Kits Online for Next Year! AMS 1st Day School Supplies 2019
AMS and the AMS PTO are so excited to announce a continued partnership with 1st Day School Supplies! We have collaborated with 1st Day School Supplies to help parents and teachers get the exact supplies needed for next school year without the hassle and aggravation of shopping. Last year, AMS families found 1st Day School Supplies to be convenient, easy and hassle free! Plus, the prices are competitive! So, this summer as the temperature hits over 100 degrees and lines at the checkout counter ...
AMS Earns Awards at District Science Fair AMS Science Fair 2019 Participants
Athens Middle School students earned the middle school award at the District Science Fair for the Highest Percentage of Superior Ratings. Joonwoo Park earned an award from the Biological Sciences Department at Ohio University. Oscar Uhalde earned an award from the Biological Sciences Department at Ohio University. Xinrui Han received an invitation to the B-Wiser Summer Camp. Luca Gagliano earned the NASA Earth Systems award, a Naval Award and an award from the Mechanical Engineering ...
West Elementary 5th & 6th Graders Participate in District Science Fair West Elementary Science Fair Participants 2019
Sixteen 5th and 6th grade students from West Elementary competed on March 23rd at the District 12 Science Day. These students earned the right to compete at the District Science Day by receiving a Superior rating at the West Elementary Science Fair in November. The students competing were Ethan Bowman, Lizzie Castelino, Ledger Free, Sebastian Grippa, Liza Hartman, Max Jacops, David Johnson, Iris Kachenko, Kayli Kuhlman, Miles Makosky, Cael McCarthy, Oliver Megert, Meika Monroe, Teresa Ongoro, ...
AHS Yearbooks Are On Sale Now! Yearbook spelled out on a bulletin board
Yearbooks are still on sale and can be purchased from Mrs. Roach in room A112 or online from Jostens. They are currently $55. Sales end in May so order your book soon! https://www.jostens.com/apps/store/customer/1048350/Athens-High-School/ Please contact Mrs. Roach at mroach@athenscsd.org if you have any questions.
Live Healthy Kids Night April 25, 5-7:30 pm, Athens Community Center - Free! Live Healthy Kids Night Flyer
You are invited to Live Healthy Kids Night on Thursday, April 25th, from 5:00 - 7:30 pm at the Athens Community Center. This is a FREE night of fun for all Athens County families that will feature DJ Rockin' Reggie, Live Healthy Kids recipes and fun family activities!
ACSD Business Advisory Committee Meeting graphic
The Business Advisory Committee for the Athens City School District has set the next three meetings to be held on April 8th, May 20th, and June 17, 2019. All meetings will take place at Athens High School at 1:00 p.m. and are open to the public.
AMS 18-19 Yearbook Orders are Due by April 30! AMS Yearbook Graphic
Be sure to order so your student doesn't miss out on the 2018-2019 yearbook! If you have any questions, contact amsyearbook@athenscsd.org. ​All orders are due by April 30, 2019. 18-19 AMS Yearbook Order Form
2019 Summer Camp Calendar Kids Playing Outdoor Games Photo
The 2019 Summer Camp Calendar is now available. Please check it out for a list of camps offered this summer. (Click on the ...READ MORE link to view the calendar.) If you have additional camp information, please email that information to acsd@athenscsd.org. Thanks to Lindsey Swank Meili for putting this together again this year!
ACSD 2019-2020 Kindergarten Registration Kindergarten Registration Sign
Below is all of the information for Kindergarten registration for the 2019-2020 school year for the Athens City School District. Click here to view the the flyer. Please Note: ​Your child MUST BE 5 YEARS OLD ON OR BEFORE August 1, 2019 to be eligible for registration. Please bring your child with you Plan on being at the school for 45 minutes — 1.5 hours. You must arrive at least 45 minutes before the end of the session
Keep in Touch with Athens City School District: Mobile App, Website, Social Media ACSD Mobile App
http://www.athenscsd.orgNow that we are in the middle of the unpredictable winter weather season as well as the planning process for future new building construction, there is a lot going on at Athens City Schools! We want to remind you that there are many ways to keep updated with current events in the district in addition to emails and calls that are sent out to parents/guardians in our district. We have a website, a mobile app and social media accounts that are ​free​ and ​open to ...
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