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Back to School Planning

https://www.apsva.us/engage/planning-for-reopening-schools/ APS is planning for the return to school in August for the 2020-21 school year, based on guidance from the VDOE. Information will be updated throughout the summer.    

Summer Learning Opportunities!

https://www.apsva.us/summer-learning/ What can families do about summer learning? Visit the public library to check out books, attend read-aloud sessions, and participate in summer reading programs. Have a routine time for reading with your child. Discuss what your child is reading. Set goals and make a list of books that your child intends to read over […]

Learning at Home

Resources for learning at home: https://www.apsva.us/learning-at-home/

Free Lunch and Breakfast Pick Up

https://www.apsva.us/coronavirus-covid-19-updates/free-lunch-breakfasts-and-other-resources/

Information and Resources / Informacion y Recursos

https://careercenter.apsva.us/wp-content/uploads/sites/11/2020/03/Resources-for-ACC-Ss-Families-5.pdf Information and Resources for families needing additional assistance during COVID-19 closures.

Monday-Friday on Microsoft Teams: Teachers Available at Different Times for Tutoring and Join Mr. B at 12:30 pm for Words of Encouragement!

A message from New Directions:Beginning on Wednesday, please have your student join us each school day at 12:30pm at the website below.  Mr. B will lead the students in the moment of silence and give words of encouragement.  Students can also download “Microsoft Teams” on to their phones to watch as well. A partir del […]

New Directions’ Vision and Mission!

Vision: Creating productive citizens one child at a time. Mission: In collaboration with community resources, we will provide support for responsible decision making and on-time graduation.  

Summer Learning Opportunities!

Welcome to summer! Click the link for ideas on how to enhance learning throughout the summer.   https://www.apsva.us/summer-learning/

Substance Abuse Resources

Below are resources for substance abuse: Videos: https://www.apsva.us/student-services/substance-abuse-counselors/substance-abuse-resources/ Webpage: https://www.apsva.us/student-services/substance-abuse-counselors/  

Suicide Prevention Awareness

CLICK LINK FOR RESOURCES: In Crisis-Need Help Now? If you are having thoughts of suicide or self-harm during school hours, notify your counselor, teacher, administrator. If you are having suicidal or self-harm ideation outside of school hours, speak with a family member or trusted adult to communicate how you feel. Use the resources listed below. If […]