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Wednesday, March 1 - Early Release (Grades K-5)
Mindess School: 12:30 p.m. 
Warren Grade 1, 2 and Full Day K: 1:00 p.m. 
      Morning Kindergarten 11:00 a.m. 
      No afternoon Kindergarten

How Will We Know 
 School is Canceled Due to
Inclement Weather?
  • A school closing message in red will be posted on the district website below the banner.
  • Superintendent Adams will be making a call via Blackboard Connect to all parent and staff households.  NOTE:  If you do not receive this early morning call, then you have either opted out of receiving these calls or your phone number is incorrect in our database.  Please follow-up with your school's secretary once students return to school. 
  • No-school announcements are posted to the following live media outlets:


In the event of extreme weather conditions, no-school and/or early dismissal announcements will be broadcast over the same stations. 

Do not call the police or fire departments. 

Community Book Discussion
with Guest Host
Superintendent Jim Adams
March 14, 2017

"The Gift of Failure: How the Best Parents
Learn to Let Go So Their Children
Can Succeed" by Jessica Lahey

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  • Grade 3 STUDENT PLACEMENT OPTIONS for the 2017-2018 School Year - Information Meeting - Tuesday, February 28th 6:30pm-8:00pm @Mindess School Auditorium This is an informational night for parents of current 2nd graders to find out more regarding the available learning environments available to 3rd graders next year. Traditional classroom vs. Multiage Neighborhood choices will be explained and Options forms will be available at the meeting.  For more information, please call the Mindess School main office at (508) 881-0166. 
    Posted by APS Webmaster
  • School Safety Night Presentation to be held Wednesday, March 15th (Ashland High School Auditorium) In conjunction with Ashland Police and Fire Departments, Ashland Public Schools will be hosting a School Safety Night.  See attached flyer for more information.
    Posted by Anne Cantin
  • 1/2 Day Kindergarten Bus Routes Updated Half-day Kindergarten changeover begins next Monday, January 30th.  The updated bus routes have been posted to our Parents > Bus Information webpage. For questions about the change in bus routes, call Diane Goudy at (508) 532-4005.  For information about the changeover, call Erin Paolini at (508) 532-8577.
    Posted Jan 27, 2017, 7:12 AM by APS Webmaster
  • Ashland FY18 Budget's Executive Summary Report can be found on our Departments > Budget Information webpage
    Posted Jan 10, 2017, 7:31 PM by APS Webmaster
  • Ashland School Committee Approves 2017-2018 School Calendar Visit our Home > Calendars webpage to view the newly approved calendar.  It is also accessible by typing 2018 in the Search box located in our website header, and at the bottom of this announcement when viewed in full (click the blue announcement title).
    Posted Dec 2, 2016, 8:31 AM by APS Webmaster
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