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The Atlanta Neighborhood Charter School (ANCS) is a K-8 charter school with two campuses formed by the merger of two successful charter schools that have been serving southeast Atlanta since 2002.

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Adopting the 2020-2021 Academic Calendar

Last month the K-8 leadership team was asked to propose the academic calendar for 2020-2021 in preparation for a vote by the board in December, following the same practice and timeline in place at ANCS for the past several years. The team used the Atlanta Public Schools (APS) calendar as a baseline to plot out the required 180 days of instruction during the course of the academic year.

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2020-2021 Governing Board Nominations are Open

The nomination process for the ANCS 2020-2021 Governing Board of Directors is open. We seek to fill up to five (5) slots with new board members who will begin their term in July 2020. Nominations will be accepted through January 31, 2020.

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Now Accepting PTCA Grant Applications

We are now accepting applications for the second round of PTCA Grants. The deadline to apply is Friday, January 17. We encourage ALL members of the community (teachers, parents, students, etc.) to apply for grants.

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M.L. King, Jr. Birthday Holiday

No school for students and...


PTCA Executive Committee Meeting

Regular monthly meeting of ANCS PTCA Executive...


MYP Info Session #5 (6th and new to ANCS parents/guardians)

If you are new to the ANCS Middle Campus, whether the parent/guardian of a 6th grader or a new 7th/8th grader, please join us for the fifth session in our MYP series....

It all started with an acorn.

We are excited to share this ANCS video that highlights who we are and what makes us special as a school.

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