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Spirit Week!! October 11-15!!

Senior Portraits

Senior Portraits will be taken at ACHS Saturday, October 9 and Saturday, October 30. Seniors who did not take pictures in July or who need to retake pictures will need to schedule their own appointment times.

Lifetouch / Prestige will provide maroon drapes and tuxedos with maroon ties for the formal yearbook portraits. Ladies should bring a tank top or tube top to go under the drape and men should bring a white t-shirt to go under the tux.  Also, don’t forget to bring up to two outfits for your casual pictures!

To schedule your session:

Spirit Day!!

Welcome back to the second start of the school year.  Please join the Faculty and Staff in showing some Lancer spirit this Friday by wearing your favorite Lancer T-shirt.  If you are new to the school or simply want a new shirt, stop by the table in the cafeteria during lunches tomorrow, September 15th and Thursday, September 16th to purchase the "Find A Way" Lancer t-shirt.  The cost is $15.  If you want the ACHS Lanyard, it will also be available for $5.  To pay with cash, please bring the exact amount; for check payments, make payable to ACHS

Virtual Virginia Learner Information

Full-time Virtual Virginia Request for 2nd Semester

Virtual Virginia is not accepting any new enrollments for the Fall (Semester 1). If you are interested in having your ACPS student considered for full-time virtual learning with Virtual Virginia beginning January 2022, please fill out the attached form. You will be contacted in November about enrollment. The student must be a current Amherst County Public School student in order to be enrolled by ACPS. 

Reentry Information for 9/13/2021

Please click here to read important information about our return to school Monday, September 13, 2021. 

Senior Pictures postponed

Senior Portraits

Due to our school closure, ACHS Senior Portraits scheduled for September 11 have been canceled.  Once we have a new date set, information will be emailed, announced, and posted on our website about how to reschedule appointments. We apologize for the inconvenience. 

All ACPS schools will reopen on Monday, 9/13/2021. 

COVID Testing and Updates

Hello Lancer Family, 

Please CLICK HERE to read our reminder about our COVID testing and vaccination clinic Tuesday, August 31, 2021, from 12:00 PM to 8:00 PM. ALL students and staff need to test negative to return to school on September 2, 2021.   


Click here for information about our school closure. 

1st Week Parent Info Letter

Hey Lancer Family, 

Click here to view our week 1 parent info letter. 

Click here for a video on how to find your bus route on the ACPS Website


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