Amherst County High School is pictured. Amherst County High School is pictured.

Health Clinic Event

All students are invited to attend one of our health clinics! ACPS will be providing free hearing screenings and Amherst County Lion's Club will be providing free vision screenings to any student. School Nurses will be available for consultation about any health questions you may have. Also, Central Virginia Health District will be providing flu shots to students and parents who want one. If you are interested in getting a flu shot, please bring identification and insurance information. We hope to see you at one of these events:

Parent Teacher Conferences

Hello Lancer Family,

I hope this information finds you well.  Parent Teacher Conferences for Amherst County High School will be held October 19th through October 23rd.  Each of our teachers has created a Google Form so parents will be able to click and sign-up for the dates, times, and the preferred method of contact.  Please click on this link:Parent/Teacher Contact Form and click on the teachers link to fill out the Google Form.  Thank you!

AP Exams

Hello Lancer Family,


This is just a reminder for those taking AP courses and want to take one of the A.P. Exam please have all checks in by the deadline of Friday October 23rd, 2020 to Mrs. Sandidge in the School Counseling Office. If you need an extra copy here are forms below. If you have any questions please contact Mr. Hamlett by phone (434) 946-2898 or by email at . GO LANCERS!! 


Hello Lancer Family,

October is National Bullying Month and on Wednesday October 21st (A Day)  and Thursday October 22nd (B Day) we will be celebrating Unity Day. Unity Day is celebrated to take a stand against bullying. In honor of this day we are asking students to wear orange which is the color of unification on this day. We will also have two separate raffles with some awesome prizes. We are looking forward to seeing you there and wearing your orange, GO LANCERS!!

Life Touch Picture Days

Underlcass, Grades 9-11 photo days will be;

10/14 A Day Students

10/15 B Day Students

10/16 Virtual Students

10/19 Alternative School Students


Canvas and Google Classroom Help for Guardians

Hello Lancer Families,

This document may help to answer questions you have regarding Canvas, Google Classroom, and general Chromebook use. If you need additional help, please email your child's teacher or call us at (434) 946- 2898.  


Canvas/Google Classroom Help Document


Technology Help Night

Hello Lancer Family,
Amherst County High School will host our Parent/Guardian Technology Night tomorrow night, Wednesday, September 30, 2020, from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM. This event is to provide technology support to parents and guardians who have questions regarding Canvas, Google Classroom, and general Chromebook use. Please bring your students Chromebook to get hands-on experience using our learning platforms. All visitors should turn on to Lancer Lane and park in the back parking lot behind the gym. We hope to see you there!

Attention Seniors

Attention Seniors

Prestige by Lifetouch will be at Amherst County High School again on Friday, September 25 and Saturday, September 26 for senior pictures. If you have not been photographed, you have been sent an appointment card. If you have not received your appointment card, please go to, search for Amherst Co HS and then enter your name. You must confirm your appointment online to be guaranteed your time slot.  


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Attendance Procedures 2020-2021 School Year

Attendance Procedures for the 2020-2021 School Year


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