Two of our teachers were featured this week in a special segment on FOX8. Check out their amazing story and learn how our students will benefit. https://myfox8.com/morning-show/whats-right-with-our-schools/abss-teachers-go-global-with-awesome-adventure-to-zimbabwe/
6 months ago, James Shuler
The Alamance County Public Library Connect program offers students in all ABSS schools an automatic library account which they can access by using their student number. Learn more about this partnership: https://alamancelibraries.libguides.com/ACPLConnect #ABSSCommunity
6 months ago, James Shuler
Alamance County Public Library Connect graphic showing two students reading on stacks of books
The Cummings Cavaliers are Sugar Bowl bound! The community came out tonight to begin the fundraising efforts to help the band purchase new uniforms. Thanks for supporting our students. We look forward to seeing them perform in New Orleans Dec. 31. #StudentCenteredFutureFocused
6 months ago, ABSS Public Information Office
Community pep rally off Church Street in Burlington with Cummings band
Community pep rally off Church Street in Burlington with Cummings band
Community pep rally off Church Street in Burlington with Cummings band
Community pep rally off Church Street in Burlington with Cummings band
The Cummings High Marching Band has been invited to perform at this year's Sugar Bowl in New Orleans. They're getting ready! Tonight they will be at the Dollar Tree Parking Lot, 2166 North Church Street in Burlington at 6:30 for a Community Pep Rally. Come listen!
6 months ago, Les Atkins
Photo of Trumpet with Cummings High School Logo promoting community pep rally
Our School Nutrition website has updated information regarding school meals and procedures. You can apply for free and reduced meals, pay online, browse the menus, and more! https://www.abss.k12.nc.us/o/abss/page/school-nutrition
6 months ago, James Shuler
Graphic of apples on wooden background with school nutrition and ABSS logo
Once again the Alamance Chamber's Classroom Collection was a huge success. Thanks for thinking of our students. @alamancechamber #ABSSCommunity
6 months ago, James Shuler
A clear tub full of boxes of crayons
Three metal shelves stacked full of student folders of different colors
Three large boxes stuffed with new student backpacks
Clear bins containing school supplies such as pencils, erasers, and pens
All this year ABSS will be highlighting students, teachers, and staff making a difference in our schools and community. Smith Elementary was recently recognized as a Capturing Kids Hearts National Showcase School. https://youtu.be/s7sR4MOX87A #ABSSDifferenceMakers
6 months ago, Les Atkins
ABSS Students & Families: August 29th is the first day of school. If you were a student last year and have not updated your forms, please do so this week. If you cannot access PowerSchool, please contact your school. https://abss.powerschool.com/public/
6 months ago, Les Atkins
ABSS Back to school graphic.  Laptop computer with back to school logo on it.
Thanks to St. Marks Community Church in Burlington for adopting Eastlawn Elementary and hosting a Back to School Celebration today at Sock Puppets Stadium. On top of all the fun, every student and their siblings received a backpack full of school supplies. #ABSSCommunity
6 months ago, ABSS Public Information Office
Eastlawn back to school celebration
Eastlawn back to school celebration kids making crafts
Eastlawn back to school celebration face painting
Eastlawn back to school celebration free backpacks
Join our ABSS team! We have multiple openings for teachers and bus drivers. #StudentCenteredFutureFocused https://nc.teachermatch.org/jobsboard.do?districtId=569421980
6 months ago, ABSS Public Information Office
join our team graphic for employment
ABSS Students Helping Students: Check out the courtyard transformation done at AO Elementary by the Western Alamance Volleyball team. Thanks for putting in the time, work, and energy as a service to our students and staff. The courtyard looks amazing! #ABSSdifferencemakers
6 months ago, ABSS Public Information Office
courtyard at AO Elementary. students cleaned the courtyard as a community service to the school
courtyard at AO Elementary. students cleaned the courtyard as a community service to the school
courtyard at AO Elementary. students cleaned the courtyard as a community service to the school
courtyard at AO Elementary. students cleaned the courtyard as a community service to the school
The Back to School Celebration for Eastlawn students is tomorrow Aug. 13, 2022 at the Burlington Sock Puppets Stadium from 5 to 7. We look forward to seeing you there.
6 months ago, ABSS Public Information Office
back to school celebration at Burlington stadium flyer
Congratulations to Southern Alamance High School Teacher Nick Anders on being named a finalist for the North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching CTE Teacher of the Year. Mr. Anders is our #ABSSCTE Teacher of the Year. #StudentCenteredFutureFocused
6 months ago, ABSS Public Information Office
Nick Anders our CTE teacher of the year is a finalist at the state level
Thanks to WGHP's Cindy Farmer for visiting our schools and interviewing our ABSS 2020 Teacher of the Year Kelly Poquette and 2021 Teacher of the Year Christopher Doi about their recent trip to Africa this summer with Go Global NC. Both will be bringing the world to their classrooms this fall in unique ways for our students. The story will air Monday morning. #StudentCenteredFutureFocused
6 months ago, James Shuler
Photo of Kelly Poquette, Cindy Farmer, and Christopher Doi standing beside each other in a classroom facing the camera.
Photo of Cindy Farmer interviewing 2020 Teacher of the Year Kelly Poquette in a classroom
Photograph of Kelly Poquette and Christopher Doi standing beside each other in front of a table of African artifacts
Photograph of Cindy Farmer interviewing Christopher Doi in a classroom
Join us in welcoming some our new teachers and staff who are in orientation today. We’re excited to have them join our ABSS team of amazing educators. #StudentCenteredFutureFocused
6 months ago, ABSS Public Information Office
teacher/staff orientation in professional library
The Board of Education will hold its regularly scheduled work session this afternoon. Since they are meeting in the professional library, live stream is not available. The meeting will be recorded and posted on our website later this week. 🖥️ http://ow.ly/Ohuv50FICHJ
6 months ago, Les Atkins
Graphic announcing Board of Education Work Session with gavel and ABSS Logo
Thanks, @ElonNewsNetwork for sharing our story. #StudentCenteredFutureFocused https://www.elonnewsnetwork.com/article/2022/08/alamance-burlington-school-system-introduces-new-mobile-app
6 months ago, Les Atkins
ABSS has a new website & mobile app. You may need to update your bookmarks if you're getting an error message. Check out the new site using the link below and be sure to download our mobile app on Google Play or the Apple App Store. https://www.abss.k12.nc.us/
6 months ago, Les Atkins
Graphic announcing new website and mobile app.
Interested in your student taking Drivers Ed? Click here to complete our interest form: https://tinyurl.com/2fwxne87
6 months ago, Les Atkins
Graphic announcing driver education classes.  Shows sticker on car please be patient student driver.
ABSS Superintendent Dr. Dain Butler greeted students and staff today on the first day of school for Alamance-Burlington Early College at ACC. Student Centered, Future Focused is our theme for the year. We look forward to an exciting year. #ABSSFirstDay
6 months ago, Les Atkins
teacher helping student with laptop
students walking into the building on the first day
students outside of school with backpacks on
dr. Butler speaking with students and staff