Athletic Calendar

Click the following link

to find Athletic

Practice and Game Times:

Period Schedule

First Bell     7:40 AM
Late Bell     7:50 AM
Period 1      7:50-8:35 AM
Period 2      8:38-9:18 AM
Period 3      9:21-10:01 AM
Period 4      10:04-10:44 AM
Period 5a    10:47-11:27 AM 
Period 5b    11:17-11:58 AM
Period 6      12:01-12:41 PM
Period 7      12:44-1:24 PM
Period 8      1:27-2:07 PM
Period 9      2:10-3:00 PM 

Report Abuse Now


Do you suspect Child Abuse or Maltreatment?
Has someone hurt you?
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The mission of the Andover Central School System is to inspire within all the desire to learn, to succeed, and to expand the horizon for each individual.  Our school will be a safe teaching community, which celebrates our achievements and encourages active partnerships with families and the entire community.  We will empower our students to embrace the challenges as worthy citizens in our American society of representative democracy.

Important Time Changes

Please note the following Important TIME CHANGEfor the 2017-2018 School Year.  
Morning Student Drop-Off
7:15 a.m. to 7:40 a.m.
Breakfast - 7:20 a.m. to 7:40 a.m.
First Bell (10 minute bell) - 7:40 a.m.
Late Bell - 7:50 a.m.
Classes Begin - 7:50 a.m.
(Students must be in their classroom by 7:50 a.m. or they will be marked tardy for the day)
Parents will not be allowed to take students to the cafeteria or to their classroom.  Safety guidelines point out that school buildings are safer with a limited number of adults in the building.  We always aim to make our school the safest it can be for our students.  Thank you in advance for helping us keep Andover safe!

Information Corner...

School Board Recognition Week
October 23-27
Please take time to thank each of our Board of Education Members for their time and dedication to our district: Monica Dean, President; Michele Calladine, Vice-President; Cindy Baker, Patrick Howland Jr., and Brian Perkins 
School Store Hours
Monday and Friday mornings
7:45-8:30 AM
Good Afternoon Program
October 20, 2017 - 2:00 PM
Halloween Parade
October 31, 2017 - 2:00 PM
Grandparents' Thanksgiving Luncheon
Thursday, November 16, 2017
For ACS Students and Grandparents ONLY
Grandparent lunches paid for by Andover Lions' Club 
Reservation Forms due Friday, 11/3/17

Come SOAR After School

Come SOAR After School
Kindergarten through 4th Grade
Mondays and Wednesdays
3:00-5:30 PM
5th-8th Grade
Tuesdays and Thursdays
3:00-5:30 PM
Late bus offered each day at 4:00 PM and 5:30 PM.
For more information or to receive an enrollment packet: 
Contact Amanda Hallett, Center Program Director

Smart Schools Plan

Click the following links to view Andover Central School's Smart Schools Plan:
Comments and Questions regarding the plan can be sent to:
Mike Chaffee
Andover Central School
35 Elm Street
Andover NY 14806

District Disclaimer

It is the policy of Andover Central School not to discriminate on the basis of sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, military status, political affiliation, race, creed or religion, color, national origin, or use of a recognized guide dog, hearing dog or service dog, or disability in the employment and educational opportunities it offers, including career and technical educational opportunities as required by Title IX of the 1972 Educational Amendments and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973.  Inquiries regarding compliance with Title IX may be directed to the Director of the Office for Civil Rights, Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Washington, D.C. or to Andover Central School Title IX Coordinator, located at Andover Central School, 31-35 Elm Street, Andover, New York.  Andover Title IX Coordinators are Richard Bull, Guidance Counselor, and Sheryl Dougherty, School Psychologist, 478-8491.

Andover Central School's Dignity for all Students Coordinator is Richard Bull.

Community Information

Medicare Basics presented by
Allegany County Office for the Aging
Monday, 10/23 - 4:00 PM
ACS Auditorium
FREE and Open to Community
They will cover the basics of medicate plans and enrollment...additional questions for the Office for the Aging are welcome. 
Andover Sports Boosters
Purse Bash
Saturday, 11/11/17
Doors open at 5:30 PM
Andover Rod & Gun Club
597 Kilbane Road
Andover, NY 
Dinner for 2 included with purchase of ticket
Tickets - $30.00/each