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Ceremony honoring lifeguards with Heartsaver Hero Awards,    The American Heart Association has honored four Afton community lifeguards for saving a man's life with CPR in Afton. Jennifer Jones, Lila Harris, Sue Shove, and Afton Freshman Liv H-M all received Heartsaver Hero Award on January 10th. The Heartsaver Hero Award honors bystanders who take action to save sudden cardiac arrest victims.
   At a ceremony attended by grades K-12 at ACS, Gina Chapman, Regional Director for the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association presented the awards to the honorees.
   In remarks by a panel of speakers including NYS Senator Fred Akshar, Afton’s Cathy Decker was lauded for spearheading a program that has taught all K-12 students hands-on CPR.
   ACS is proud of our students, staff, and community members for their commitment to CPR and AED training.

Posted Thursday, January 11, 2018
The Board of Education meeting that was cancelled on January 4th has been rescheduled for Thursday, January 18th, at 7:00 p.m. in the board room.  Read More...

Posted Thursday, January 4, 2018
Afton Central School is pleased to introduce My School Menus™ interactive online menus. My School Menus™ allows easy access to complete nutrition information for the school meal programs 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.  Click here for more information.  Read More...

Posted Friday, December 22, 2017
ACS Spelling Bee Champion Ashlynne C., Class of 2021, became the Afton Spelling Bee Champion in the 17th round of competition. Ashlynne will compete in the Scripps Regional Spelling Bee at SUNY Oneonta on March 13th. Congratulations Ashlynne!  Read More...

Posted Thursday, December 14, 2017
Students Begin Research Project at Roberson Museum Mrs. Delarco's English 12 students visited the Roberson Museum to explore resources for their class research project.  Read More...

Posted Wednesday, December 13, 2017
ACS Student Participates in Local Government

At the invitation of Afton Town Supervisor John Lawrence, Damion R., Class of 2018, will be the acting Town Supervisor at the December 14th Town Board Meeting. Damion will also shadow Mr. Lawrence at an upcoming Chenango County Board of Legislators meeting. Damion's interest in local government was initiated through Mrs. Crissell's Government class in which all students attend a public meeting as part of their course requirements.


Posted Thursday, December 7, 2017
Hour of Code @ ACS
Mrs. Gridley's 5th and 6th grade students are joining students around the world this week (Dec.4-10) for an Hour of Code; an hour introduction to computer science designed to demystify and encourage computer coding.

Posted Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Dedication of the Margery Secrest Memorial Auditorium Many thanks to Kristina M. for capturing this video of our auditorium dedication ceremony.  Read More...

Posted Tuesday, December 5, 2017
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