School Registration

Submitted by siteadmin on Thu, 07/27/2017 - 15:37

August 9th - Chandlerville Building – Registration will be held in elementary library in the lower hallway.  Jolene Owens will be in the hall to go through your packets to make sure everything is filled out and there are no missing pages.  You will then go to the Computer Lab for Free/Reduced Lunch applications, then to the Library for stations: Mrs. Behrends or Mrs. Cosner for changes or questions about your student’s information/fees and last to Mrs. Martin to make payments.  Please click "Read more" for Ashland details.

Online Registration

Submitted by siteadmin on Thu, 07/27/2017 - 15:34

A-C Central will have the online registration portal available on Tuesday, August 1st.  Go to the A-C Central Web page ( and directions will be posted beginning that day for the process.  Please remember that we are verifying residency for all students before enrollment this year.

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.