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AMS Rising 6th Grade Orientation Video and Virtual Tour Video

We are so excited to welcome in our rising 6th grade students!  Over the past 2 days we had live Google Meets/Zoom Meetings with our rising 6th grade students.  For those of you that missed the meetings or were not able to log into them, we have recorded our presentation.  This will also allow those that did attend to be able to watch it back and pause on the slides that you would like. Please click on the link below to watch the 6th Grade Orientation video and don't hesitate to let us know if you have any questions. 

Read Aloud Instructions for At-Home Learning Plans

Attached you will find directions for students and parents that depict how to access the read aloud feature for PDFs on Google Chrome, Adobe, and Mac. This is a great resource for all of our students to utilize during their At-Home Learning Sessions.  Please see the attached documents for directions on how to use the read aloud features available on your devices.  If you have any questions please call AMS at 434-946-0691.

Box Tops

You can still collect Box Tops for Education for AMS!!  See the image for directions.  Thank you for your support in this and we hope all of you are staying safe during these times!

New Learning Opportunities Coming Soon...

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

If you would like the learning opportunities on a flash drive, please come to AMS on 4/17/2020 from 10 am until noon to pick up your flash drive with the new learning materials for the remainder of the school year.  We are asking that you bring back the old flash drive so they can be reused if needed.  

Locker Belonging Pick Up 4/8/2020

Amherst Middle School At-Home Learning Plans and Teacher Meeting Schedules

This is the link that will take you to our at-home learning plans for ACPS.  These learning opportunities will take you through the remainder of the school year.  Once you click this link you will have access to elementary, middle, and high school learning opportunities, as well as tech support and other information.  As a student at AMS, you will want to click on the "Middle School" link on that page.  This will give you access to all of the grade levels and the specific learning opportunities for the classes you would have been enrolled in during Quarter 4.  If you have any questions plea

ACPS COVID-19 Information

We wanted to provide a link to the Amherst County Public Schools COVID-19 information page.  Within this link you will be able to find information about meal distribution, the at home learning plans, VHSL athletic information, frequently asked questions, and much more.  Please contact AMS if you have any questions at 434-946-0691.


Student Internet Access survey

Student Internet Access survey - For ACPS Students Only

Student Showcase Rescheduled

The student showcase of talents has been rescheduled for March 19th, 2020 at 6pm.  Please contact AMS if you have any questions or concerns. 

Soccer Tryouts

Soccer tryouts will begin Tuesday, February 18th and will end on Thursday, February 20th.  Students that would like to tryout need an up-to-date VHSL physical to be able to particpate.  VHSL physical forms are available in our office and on our website.  Tryouts will be from 3-5 pm on those days and there will be activity buses available.  Please contact Coach Thompson at if you have any questions. 




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