News & Announcements
ACS Artists and Writers Published
The Winter issue of The Arts at Afton Central School includes the work of more than three dozen Afton students. Copies are available for loan in the MS/HS Library. 
YES Safe Choices: Dinner, Dessert & Direct Talk
Join Senator Fred Akshar at ACS on March 16th for a YES Leads presentation on opioid addiction and recovery. To learn more, follow this link. To register, click here. 
Honor Roll Students Announced
Congratulations to our MS/HS Honor Roll students for the second ten weeks of school. keep up the good work! 
ESSA Meetings March 14th
The public is invited to Every Student Succeeds Act meetings at area BOCES centers on March 14th.  
Students Create Soil Conservation Projects
Mrs. Kehoe's 6th grade students created a variety of presentations to demonstrate their understanding of soil conservation methods. 
HORIZONS: Art Exhibit in the MS/HS Library
Mr. Higby's students are exhibiting landscapes and other artwork through February in the MS/HS Library. 
ACS Students Composing at the Keyboard
Mrs. Westover's 8th grade General Music students have created three-part harmonies using SIBELIUS notation software at their keyboards. 
Coach MacNaught Honored by NYSPHAA
The New York State Public High School Athletic Association has announced its 2015-16 coach of the year award winners.  BGAH's head coach Brandon MacNaught was named High School Wrestling Coach of the Year in New York State. Congratulations Coach MacNaught! 
ACS Chorus Headed to Albany!
The ACS Knights Chorus has been selected to perform at the NYSSMA Music in our Schools Month performances at the EGG in Albany on March 16th, 2017.
 
ACS Crowns Scripps Spelling Bee Champion
After 8 rounds of spelling, Sophianna G. correctly spelled her Championship Word, “daunted”, to claim the title of 2017 Scripps National Spelling Bee Afton Champion.  She will compete in the Regional Finals in Oneonta this March hoping to continue on to Washington D.C.  Congratulations Sophi!!! 
Clerks and Inspectors Needed for ACS Budget Vote
The Afton Central School District is looking for interested persons to work as vote clerks and inspectors at the School Budget Vote on May 16, 2017. You must be a qualified voter to apply. Please contact Connie Beames, District Clerk, at 607-639-8229 for more information or to apply. Deadline for applying is March 1, 2017.  
Community School Program
An Afton Community School Program is being designed to provide programs and services for adults and families and to help children from PK - 12th grade be more successful in school. Surveys have been developed to help us determine the needs in our community. It does not imply that any, or all, services mentioned will be provided.  Please click on the "Read More" option and choose the appropriate survey.   
School Committees
The Afton Central School District is looking for community members to serve on the following school committees:  Legislative/Policy, Buildings and Grounds, Budget, Transportation, Fundraising/Activities, Employee Relations/Hiring, Community Schools, Hall of Fame for Academics and Achievements, and Safety.  If you have an interest in serving, please contact the District Office at 607-639-8229.  
29 Academy Street, P.O. Box 5   •   Afton, NY 13730   •   P 607.639.8200   •   F 607.639.1801
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