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Fall Pictures 2021
Fall Picture Days - September 15 & 16
York Photography Studio will be on campus on September 15 & 16 to photograph students in grades kindergarten through 11th grade for the Yearbook. Every student will receive a Fall Picture Reminder sheet and schedule indicating their picture day and time. The reminder sheet also includes suggestions on clothing and ordering instructions. Please click the "read more" button for a copy of the reminder sheet and picture schedule.
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Labor Day
Labor Day Holiday
Friday, September 3 will be an Early Release Day with students dismissed at 11:30 am. The buses will arrive at drop-off locations around 11:50 to 12:00 pm. Please be prompt in picking up students from the bus. We will be closed on Monday, September 6 in observance of the Labor Day Holiday. Have a happy and safe Labor Day weekend!
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Sports Pictures
Fall Sports Team Pictures on September 1
York Photography Studios will be on campus on September 1st to take team and individual pictures for fall sports. The team photos will appear in the 2021-2022 Yearbook. All athletes should bring their uniforms and any other accessories needed for pictures. Pictures will be taken in the high school gym. Click the "read more" button for the team schedule.
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Kindergarten Screening
Kindergarten Screening - August 3
We will hold kindergarten screening and orientation on Tuesday, August 3, 2021. A letter was mailed out with detailed information about the screening. If you did not receive one, please contact the school or email Jennifer Bradshaw at jbradshaw@rivermill-academy.org. ​ Kindergarten students will begin school on a staggered entry schedule on August 11 or 12. Your child will attend only one of the staggered entry days. All kindergarten students will attend on Friday, August 13. Student drop off begins at 7:20 am. Elementary students need to be in their classroom by 7:55 am. Parents are not allowed to walk students into the building. ​ Once screenings are completed, you will receive communication regarding teacher placement, and which staggered entry day your child will attend.
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MySchoolAccount Upgrade
MySchoolAccount Upgrade in Progress
The online lunch ordering website MySchoolAccount is currently undergoing an upgrade. Once complete, MySchoolAccount will show student lunch balances in real time - no more waiting for the accounts to sync at midnight. However, we have discovered that the system sent out incorrect low balance notification emails. Please ignore any email balance notifications you received since Monday, July 19. The upgrade process may take through the end of this week. Once we have been informed that the process is complete, we will update this website notification.
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Phone Lines Down
Phone Lines Down
Our telephone lines are not working; however, we are in the office. Summer hours are Monday - Thursday from 7:30 am to 3:00 pm. You can contact us by email. We hope to have telephone service restored by July 22. Please click the "read more" button for links to contact us by email.
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Drivers Education
Summer Drivers Education Classes
Alamance-Burlington Schools is excited to offer six Drivers Education classes this summer. The in-person classes will be located at three schools: Cummings High School, Williams High School and Hawfields Middle School. We will offer three virtual classes as well! Space is limited and students can sign up for only one of the six options. Registration for classes goes live Wednesday, June 9th at 8:00am. For links to sign up or get more information, please click the "read more" button.
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