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School Supply List SY 21-22

CES School Supply List for the 2021-2022 school year

Smart Start Applications

Applications are still being accepted for the Smart Start Program.  Please click the link below for more information on how to enroll your child in this program.  

Elementary Summer School

Amherst County Public Schools is proud to announce a continued partnership with the Central Virginia YMCA in providing the Power Scholars Academy for the summer of 2021! If you are interested in your student attending the power scholars academy this summer, please complete the form below, or contact the school for assistance.  
Power Scholars Request for Participation: https://forms.gle/2ZkWtdkT98Ws8aaV9

Smart Start Applications

Smart Start Applications are now being accepted.  If you are interested in your child attending this program, please click on the link for more information. 



Scholastic Book Fair

Our online book fair has started.  Use the link below to shop for book from March 5-18, 2021.  All purchases will support our school.  


CES News Show - February 2021

Here is our monthly news update for Central Elementary School. 


Smart Start Applications

Smart Start Preschool Program

Free, full-day preschool program for your 4-year-old (must be 4 by Sept. 30, 2021)

3 Locations:

Madison Heights Elementary
Central Elementary
Amelon Elementary

Program enrollment limited to: 90 Students, 18 in each class.

No cost for Breakfast, Lunch, and Snack. All school supplies provided. School Bus Transportation included on a limited basis.

Program meets all Virginia State Standards for preschool education.

At Home Learning Week

During the week of February 8-12, all ACPS students will be working to complete two Project Based Learning (PBL) opportunities in the areas of Humanities and STEM. These PBLs are downloaded to students’ Chromebooks.  If you have any questions please reach out to your child's teacher during this week.  

Homework Assistance

Sweet Briar College pre-service teachers will be continue to offer homework assistance through problem solving strategies to students Monday-Friday from 9:00 am-1:30 pm via Google Meet.  This program will run until April 2021.  See the attached flyers for more information.  



Parent Letter

Below is a press release related to a COVID case at CES earlier this week.  Due to technical issues with the copy machine and school closures this week, we were unable to send this letter home with students.  If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact us at Central 434-946-9700.  Enjoy your winter break!!!


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