athens city schools Summer Session

About our programs

Athens City Schools (ACS) offers two types of Summer Session programs for students - Credit Recovery Courses and Courses for Advancement.

2020 DATES

Credit Recovery:

  • Students in grades 7-12

  • Monday, June 8 - Thursday, June 25


Credit Advancement:

  • Students in grades 9-12

  • Mini-term: Monday, June 8 - Thursday, July 16

DELIVERY OF INSTRUCTION

ACS Summer Session uses Odysseyware, a web-based program, to meet individual student needs. Instruction will be delivered through a computer-based program with a certified instructor as the program administrator. All students will work at home.

For enrolled Athens City Schools students participating in Credit Recovery and Credit Advancement courses, a student may schedule a meeting on AHS campus with teachers during these specific times:

  • June 8 - June 25

  • Monday through Thursday only

  • 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

who can attend?

Summer Session is open to students in grades 7-12 in Athens City Schools as well as out-of-district students. Credit Recovery Courses are for students in grades 7-12. Credit Advancement Courses are for students in grades 9-12.

FOR ATHENS CITY STUDENTS:

  • Summer Session courses will be delivered virtually (online).

  • Students must be at least 13 years old.

  • Teachers will be available upon request during selected hours for enrolled ACS students enrolled in Credit Recovery and Credit Advancement courses.

  • Hours are listed on our Credit Recovery for Athens Students page.

FOR OUT-OF-DISTRICT STUDENTS:

  • Summer Session courses will be delivered virtually (online).

  • Students must be at least 13 years old.

  • Teachers will be available for out-of-district students online only.

HOW TO APPLY

ALL APPLICATIONS ARE DUE JUNE 4, 2020

Applications and payments will be accepted online anytime or at Athens High School during the dates and times listed below. Full tuition fees are due at registration. See the ACS Student-Parent Handbook for fee waiver options.



  • IN-PERSON APPLICATIONS & PAYMENT INFORMATION:

    • Completed applications may be returned and payments paid in-person at Athens High School only during the times listed below:

          • Wednesday, May 27 and Thursday, May 28 between 9:00 am - 12:00 pm.

          • Tuesday, June 2 through Thursday, June 4 between 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm.

    • Enter through the front entrance of Athens High School.

    • We accept check or cash ONLY.

    • We will not accept cards.

    • Make checks payable to Athens City Schools (with current phone number).

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contact us

Dr. Debbie Elmore is the ACS Summer Session Program Manager. She can be reached at debbie.elmore@acs-k12.org or by phone at 256-777-1208.

Statement of Non-Discrimination:

It is the policy of Athens City Board of Education not to discriminate on the basis of sex, color, handicap, religion, creed, national origin, race or age in its educational programs, activities, or employment policies as required by Federal Regulation.