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Kindergarten Registration Requirements

Dear Parents/Guardians:       

Below you will find a bulleted list of required paperwork and documents needed to complete your students Kindergarten Registration.

Please send a copy of these documents to Mrs.Sale as soon as possible. 

You may mail copies to 156 Davis Street Amherst VA 24521, fax copies to 434-946-9706, or email copies to

  • Birth Certificate

Online Registration is Open

Starting July 15th, Amherst County Public Schools has implemented online electronic registration for the upcoming school year. Parents/Guardians have the opportunity to complete registration forms online instead of completing them manually through the ECollect Forms service. The process is very simple and should be a time saver for everyone involved. Ecollect forms are accessed from your PowerSchool Parent Portal account.

Roadmap to Return: Elementary Zoom Update

Please join Dr. Arnold on Wednesday July 15, 2020 at 7 PM to hear more information about ACPS’ return to school plan. Dr. Arnold will review the plan and answer questions collected from the community. This zoom will focus on elementary school information. Join using the zoom link provided . Don’t forget to fill out the brief survey to pre-submit questions.

Join Zoom Meeting :

Out of Zone

Panther Families:

If you have not already done so and are needing to, please complete the out of zone paperwork and return it to the school no later than July 17, 2020.

Please remember, even if your student is currently enrolled at AES as an out of zone student, you still have to fill out the request form yearly. The required form is below. 

You can print and mail a completed copy to the school at:

156 Davis Street

Amherst VA, 24521

Or, you can fax a completed copy with attention to Mrs.Sale at:


Last Chance Pick Up Reminder

Panther Families:

If you have not already done so, please contact Mrs.Sale to schedule a pick up to get your students remaining belongings, yearbook and/or medications left in the school building.

Any items left after July 15, 2020 will be discarded for cleaning and sanitation purposes. 

Contact Information for scheduling:

-AES office phone number; 434-946-9704



Have a great summer!!

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At Home Learning Opportunities for 4/20/20 until 5/26/2020

Panther Families:

Below you will find the link to the PreK through 5th grade At Home Learning Materials.     (Click read more)

PreK through second grade is listed by grade level.

Third grade through fifth grade is listed by week.

Please follow each week to access learning materials for those grade levels.


New Learning Opportunities Coming Soon....

New learning opportunities will be available starting Friday 4/17/2020......Stay tuned!


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