Amherst Elementary is pictured. Amherst Elementary is pictured.

Back to School Spirit Week

In celebration of our Back to School Fall Festival Wednesday September 25, 2019 we will be conducting a Spirit Week as followed:

Monday: Disney Movie Character 

Tuesday: Wacky Tacky

Wednesday: Panther Pride

Thursday: Throwback to Decades

Friday: Fan Club & Free Hat Day

While we invite all of our students to participate, please be sure all spirit wear is in guidelines of our dress code policy.

Back to School Fall Festival

Join us Wednesday September 25, 2019 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm at our first annual fall festival. We will have games, fall activites, food, music and more. While you are here stop in for a conference with your students teacher(s) to discuss their progress this far. 

We hope to see you there!!


September Newsletter

Take a look at our September Student Newsletter for important updates happening in our school!


 If you have a new student in Amherst County Public School (i.e. kindergarten, new resident, etc) please go to the new student online registration portal link below and start the process. This step must be completed in order to obtain an access ID and password.

 That web site is here:

If you have a previous student and need to register for the upcoming 2019-2020 school year please follow the directions below.


Welcome Back Panthers

  Dear Amherst Elementary Families:

Hello, my name is Jennifer Crews and I am excited to be your new Principal at Amherst Elementary for the upcoming 2019-2020 school year. I hope that your families are enjoying the summer thus far, and everyone is looking forward to a positive school year. I am committed to partnering with everyone throughout the year to promote a successful learning environment for our children. 

School Supply List 2019-2020

Items Needed:





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