ABSS announces activity schedule changes for Friday, October 2nd
All Friday, October 2nd after school and evening activities or special events planned for elementary, middle and high schools are cancelled, including athletic practices and/or games. However, Friday after school daycare programs will operate on their normal schedules.
The Eastern High at Northern Guilford High football game has been rescheduled for Monday, October 5 at 7:30 p.m.
ABSS has cancelled all activities planned for Saturday, October 3 due to weather concerns
Of particular importance: The SAT test scheduled to be administered to registered students Saturday morning, October 3rd has been cancelled due to weather concerns.. Four of our ABSS high schools were slated to be testing sites - Graham High School, Western Alamance High School, Cummings High School, and Southern Alamance High School.
The College Board has been notified that we plan to cancel the test administration on October 3 and that we have rescheduled for Saturday, October 17 at the same time and 4 high school locations as previously announced.
NC School of Science and Mathematics Interest Meeting
The North Carolina School of Science & Mathematics is hosting a parent and student interest meeting on Tuesday, October 6th at 6 p.m. at the Alamance-Burlington Career & Technical Education Center (CTEC), 2550 Buckingham Rd. in Burlington.
Parents and students are invited to attend the free event to learn more about the North Carolina School of Science & Mathematics Residential Program, online program, summer program and courses offered at CTEC.
The event is designed for 9th & 10th grade students who are excelling in Honors/AP courses and their parents.
The program will be provided by Ms. Mattie Gaddy-Parks, NCSSM Admissions Counselor.
Free Workshop on Autism
The Alamance-Burlington Schools district-wide Autism Team is holding a free workshop for parents and professionals of children and young adults with autism. On Tuesday, October 13 at 5:30 pm, the Alamance-Burlington Exceptional Children’s program will host Ann Palmer, a parent of a young adult with autism and the author of Realizing the College Dream with Autism or Asperger Syndrome. The event is open to the community and will be held in the professional library at the Alamance-Burlington Schools administrative office at 1712 Vaughn Road in Burlington. The event is for adults only. Light refreshments will be provided. View flier (English | Spanish).
ABSS CDM (Credit by Demonstrated Mastery) 2015-16 Application Window: October 5 - December 15, 2015. Please click on the icon for more information and for the CDM Application.
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM Success By Design - Annual College Access Conference, Cummings High