PORTA Jr. High Cross Country Practice

Submitted by siteadmin on Thu, 07/27/2017 - 08:32

The PORTA Jr. High School Cross Country season begins with a parent/athlete meeting on Monday, July 31st.  Any 5th, 6th, 7th, or 8th-grade boy or girl who is interested in participating in cross country should attend a meeting with at least one parent/guardian on Monday, July 31st at 6:30 PM at the PORTA Jr./Sr. High School.

Prom & Post-Prom 2017

Submitted by siteadmin on Fri, 05/05/2017 - 09:52


The weekend of May 6, 2017 is Prom weekend at A-C Central


Walk-in will be at 4:00 PM on Saturday, May 6, 2017 at A-C Central High School in Ashland with coronation in the High School gym at approximately 4:30 PM


Prom will begin at 8:00 PM at Erin’s Pavilion in Springfield.  All students and their guests are expected to arrive at Prom no later than 8:30 PM.  No one will be admitted to Prom after 8:30 PM.

Prom will conclude at 11:00 PM

Residency Verification - 2017/18 School Year

Submitted by siteadmin on Thu, 04/06/2017 - 10:28

Dear Parents/Guardians:

The A-C Central School District is asking all parents to confirm their residency for the 2017-18 school year before August 1.  The need to periodically confirm residency is important in order to ensure the appropriate usage of taxpayer money for the school district.  Local tax money is intended specifically to educate those students who legally reside within our district boundaries. 

Verification of residency can be achieved by providing A-C Central with documentation using the following options:

PARCC Assessment - Spring 2017

Submitted by siteadmin on Tue, 03/14/2017 - 10:40

This March students will begin taking their yearly PARCC assessment.  Students at the elementary began testing the week of March 6th.  Middle school students will take their assessment the week of March 27th.  PARCC assessment tests evaluate students in grades 3-8 for their knowledge in reading/language arts and mathematics.   Also, please read the following letter from the Illinois State Board of Education regarding federal law and assessments.

Pre-K Screenings 

Submitted by siteadmin on Tue, 02/28/2017 - 13:46

Ages: 2 1/2 to 4 years old.  Must still be 4 by September 1, 2017.


Where & When:

Monday March 27th at the Chandlerville Village Hall from 8am-2pm.

Tuesday March 28th at the A-C Central High School from 8am-2pm.


Please call Marinda at the Elementary school to schedule an appointment.


Spaghetti Dinner January 24th at A-C Central

Submitted by siteadmin on Thu, 01/19/2017 - 10:12

The Band Boosters will be hosting a Spaghetti Dinner from 5-7 PM on Tuesday, January 24th at A-C Central Middle School/High School.  There will also be a PORTA/A-C Boys Basketball game that night against New Berlin from 6-8 PM with the A-C Central Band performing between the games.  Spaghetti, salad, garlic bread and maybe some desserts will be available.  It will be $7 for adults, $4 for kids 4-12, and kids under 4 eat free!  Money raised from this event will be used for A-C Central Marching Knights.