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Grandparents/grand-friends luncheons will be held the week of September 11 at Augusta School.

AIS Again to Offer Cradle School clipart

Augusta Independent Schools would like to welcome you to our 2017-2018 Cradle School Program.

Augusta Independent Solar Eclipse Plan eclipse clipart

On Monday, August 21st, 2017, America will experience a total solar eclipse.  AIS will be taking several precautions in the interest of student safety.

Fall Pictures Set for August 25 clipart

Fall Pictures will be held at Augusta Independent on Friday, August 25.

Board of Education Office Independence Day Closing clipart

The Augusta Board of Education office will be closed July 03 and July 04 for the Independence Day holiday.

Spring Pictures Set for March 14 at Augusta Independent clipart

Spring Pictures will be held at Augusta Independent on Tuesday, March 14.

Book Fair Feb. 27-March 03 clipart

The book fair is returning to AIS!

Christmas Concert Dec. 07 holiday concert clipart

The Augusta Music Program will present their annual Christmas Concert on Wednesday, December 07.

Christmas Break Board of Education Office Hours Holiday hours clipart

AIS students will be on Christmas Break from December 21-January 03.

AIS to Host “Hoops for Hope” Dec. 19 Hoops for hope clipart

The Augusta and St. Patrick basketball teams invite the Bracken County and Mason County communities to come out and support them as they battle on the hardwood, while joining forces in fighting cancer in the first annual “Hoops for Hope” event.

Spring Sports & Club Pictures March 31 clipart

Spring sports and club pictures will be held Friday, March 31.

Spring Break Board of Education Office Hours sun clipart

Augusta Independent students will be on Spring Break April 10-14.

Winter/Spring Sports Awards April 26 clipart

The Augusta Athletic Department would like to invite you to our annual winter/spring sports awards night.

Augusta High School Prom Slated for May 6th clipart

The Augusta Independent High School Prom will be held in the Augusta Independent Gymnasium on May 06, 2017, from 8:00pm to Midnight.

Instructional Aide; Preschool Aide; Cafeteria Staff Vacancy Notices clipart

The Augusta Independent School District is posting employment opportunities for an instructional aide, a preschool aide, and a cafeteria position.

Read-i-Fest/Open House August 03 clipart

With the month of August quickly approaching, that can only mean the beginning of a new school year is just around the corner.

Fall Break Board of Education Office Hours clipart

Augusta Independent students will be on Fall Break October 09-13.

Red Ribbon Week October 23-27 clipart

Red Ribbon Week is scheduled for October 23-27 at Augusta Independent.

Thanksgiving Break Nov. 22-24 clipart

Augusta Independent students will be on Thanksgiving Break November 22-24.  The Board of Education office will be closed those days as well.

Italian Dinner Night Dec. 09 spaghetti dinner clipart

The class of 2018 will be hosting an Italian Spaghetti Dinner Night during the Girls' Basketball game against Villa Madonna.

AHS to Perform "The Legend of Robin Hood . . . Sort of" December 20 & 21 Rob Hood clipart

The members of the Augusta High School Drama Club are hard at work preparing their debut production, The Legend of Robin Hood . . . Sort of.

Grandparents and Relatives as Caregivers Support Group School clipart

The grandparents and relatives as caregivers support group will hold their next meeting on January 24 at 10am in the AIS School Library.

Augusta Independent School to Host District Governor’s Cup Competition KAAC logo

On Saturday, February 11, 2017, local schools will gather to take part in the 76th District Elementary Governor’s Cup Competition.

Family Fun Spring Fling Literacy Night Feb. 28 Seuss clipart

It’s time for our third annual Family Fun Spring Fling night, so make sure to put this on your calendar!

New Student Registration / Jump Start clipart

With the start of the school year just a couple weeks away, there are some important dates to note for new students and families attending Augusta Independent.

Fall Concert November 20 clipart

The Augusta Independent School music department will be hosting their fall concert on Monday, November 20th, at 6:30pm.


The Augusta Independent/Bracken County Community Education Program is currently seeking photographs and a brief biography from any and all service men or women in Bracken County.

Halloween Social Nov. 03 clipart

AIS would like to extend an invitation to our surrounding community and friends to attend our 2017 PTSA Halloween Social

Augusta Cross Country Team Sponsors Food Drive for Food Bank, Blessing Box photo

Members of the Augusta cross country team recently undertook a community service project. 

Agenda Book Correction clipart

Some of the agenda books have the last day before Christmas Break as being December 19th. That date is incorrect. The last day before Christmas Break will be December 20th.

Annual FERPA Notification clipart

Each year, school districts must publicize the rights under FERPA for Elementary and Secondary Schools.

Senior Nights, Special Events Scheduled at AHS clipart

The Augusta Athletic Department has several special events and senior nights planned with basketball season approaching.

Board Member Recognition School Board Group Photo

January is School Board Recognition Month.

Augusta Independent Participates in Operation Preparation clipart

Operation Preparation is a joint effort of the Kentucky Department of Education and the Department of Workforce Development and provides a powerful opportunity for schools, students, parents and communities to collaborate in the process of effective advising and focus attention on the importance of planning for college and/or career.

March Panther Pause clipart

Check out the March issue of The Panther Pause.

2017-2018 Supply Lists clip art

K-5th grade supply lists for the 2017-2018 school year are now available. 

Fryman Winner of Fred Award Group photo

A former Augusta Independent School employee received the Fred Award given by the Kentucky Association of School Administrators.

Panther Pause Oct. 2017 clipart

Check out the latest edition of the Panther Pause!

AIS Attendance Week Incentives AIS Attendance Incentives

Attendance Week Incentives for Dec. 5th through Dec. 9th:

Infinite Campus & Parent Portal Outage; New Links Infinte Campus logo

The Kentucky Department of Education, in conjunction with Infinite Campus, has been working over the past few months to prepare for a move of the Infinite Campus application to a Cloud-based environment

Hopkins Recognized for Board Service Laura and Jackie photo

Ms. Jacqueline Hopkins was recognized for 17-years of service as a school board member for the Augusta Independent School District during the December board meeting.

AHS Schedules Senior Nights clipart

AHS has scheduled its senior nights to recognize senior athletes and club members.

January Panther Pause newspaper clipart

January 2017 Panther Pause

Kroger Plus Community Rewards Program clipart

Follow a few easy steps for a percentage of your Kroger Plus card purchases to automatically be credited to PTSA.

AIS to Initiate Chromebook Project for 7th-12th Grades clipart

Near the end of April, Augusta Independent received some unexpected, but exciting news, about a recent grant application.

Augusta Independent Educational Foundation Annual Meeting clipart

Letter to the members of the Augusta Independent Educational Foundation, in preparation for the annual meeting on September 02, 2017.

AHS Cross Country Advances to State Championship Meet Team photo

The Region 5 Class A Cross Country Championship was held on October 28 at Lykins Park in Winchester. 

In Memoriam: Gene Groves Gene Groves headshot

School Board Vice-Chair Eugene Groves passed away on Tuesday, November 22, 2016.

February 14: We Love Kathy Fryman Day Fryman group photo

February 14 was WE LOVE KATHY FRYMAN DAY at Augusta Independent School to celebrate this special lady.

Augusta Independent Preschool Screenings clipart

Augusta Independent Preschool will be having their screenings for the 2017-18 school year on May 15th and 19th.

Blevins Recognized for Years of Service Blevins photo

Kathy Blevins was recognized during the May Board of Education meeting on May 11, 2017.

Housing Authority picks up AIS summer lunch program clipart

The Maysville Housing Authority has stepped in to pick up the recently canceled summer lunch program at Augusta Independent School.

SOURCES OF STRENGTH at Augusta Independent Schools Group photo

A basic rule of life seems to be when people get stuck in hard things, there is pressure on friends, families, and bystanders to keep it quiet or try to handle it on their own. 

May Panther Pause clipart

Check out the May edition of The Panther Pause.

Kindergarten Registration July 27 clipart

Augusta Independent Schools will be hosting Kindergarten Registration for the 2017-2018 school year on Thursday July 27, 2017 at 6:00 pm.

Donate through DonorsChoose clipart

It is the goal of Augusta Independent School to provide each student with a high quality education.

November Panther Pause news clipart

Check out the November issue of the Panther Pause.

Fryman Finalist for Statewide Fred Award Fryman photo

The Kentucky Association of School Administrators (KASA) named its three finalists for the 2017 Fred Award, one of which included Augusta Independent School's own Kathy Fryman.

2017-2018 Cradle School Information clipart

Augusta Independent Schools will once again offer the Cradle School program.

AIS Receives New Recycling Trailer Preschool students explore trailer

Augusta Independent School was very excited on Thursday, September 22, when Tommy and Caroline Jefferson delivered a new recycling trailer. 

Reed Recognized for Years of Service Reed photo

Community Education Director Phyllis Reed was recognized during the April Board meeting.

AHS Receives $6,000 for Classroom Durr Grants Durr logo

As winter winded down, teachers from Augusta Independent filed for the opportunity to receive a $2,000 classroom level grant from the R.C. Durr Foundation.

Panther Pause Sept. 2017 clipart

Check out the latest edition of the Panther Pause!

2017-2018 School Calendar Approved Augusta logo

The Board of Education approved the 2017-2018 school calendar at their February meeting.

Augusta Independent School District - Board Office
307 Bracken Street   |  Augusta, KY 41002
Phone: 606-756-2545  |  Fax: 606-756-2149

Augusta School
207 Bracken Street  |  Augusta, KY 41002
Phone: 606-756-2105  |  Fax: 606-756-3000