Please see attached for a copy of the 2016 - 2017 school calendar.
Augusta Independent will participate in Cap Day on March 04 to support kids with cancer.
Homecoming Royalty was crowned at Augusta High School on February 05.
Please particpate in the FRYSC Public Policy Survey by February 10.
Augusta Independent School students sixth through eighth grade competed against one another to represent their school at the Scripps National Spelling Bee.
AIS Homecoming festivities will be on February 5th. Homecoming will take place during the basketball game against West Carter scheduled to begin at 6:00pm.
Read the January edition of The Panther Pause.
If becoming healthier, more active, or better physically fit is a goal for you, consider purchasing a membership at Augusta Independent’s Fitness Center.
Augusta Independent will hold a Family Literacy Night on March 01 for students and families in grades Pre-school - 5th grade.
Comprehend Inc. is initiating Youth Mental Health First Aid in the Buffalo Trace region, officials said recently.
AHS will hold its annual Orange and Black Night November 13.
On Tuesday, November 17th at 6:00 PM in the library, Augusta Independent will be hosting a Senior Parent Night to discuss FAFSA and other Financial Aid Opportunities for senior students.
The Augusta Athletic Department will host a Veteran's Day basketball game on Wednesday, November 11, at 7:00pm.
Augusta Independent School strives each year to raise the bar of achievement for our students. Each year, our students’ rise to the challenge and reach that bar or even surpass it.
Red Ribbon Week at AIS will be from October 26th - 30th. Please see attached for activities.
The Board of Education Office will have limited hours during the week of Fall Break.
The Augusta Independent Schools will be hosting the annual Veterans Day Program on Wednesday, November 11th, beginning at 1:00 p.m. in the school gymnasium.
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.
September 2015 edition of the Panther Pause
Augusta Independent Schools will host a tennis tournament on Saturday, September 5, 2015. Please see attached flyer and registration for more information and to enter.
Augusta Board of Education will have a special called board meeting. The meeting will take place on August 19th at 3:00pm at the board office. The meeting will be to approve a revised BG-1.
The 2015-2016 financial report for Augusta Independent School District is now available for public viewing.
Notification of Rights under FERPA for Elementary and Secondary Schools
Grandparents and Grand-Friends Day has been scheduled for Sept.14th - 22nd. Please see attached flyer for dates and times.
The Augusta Fitness Center is operated by volunteers on the weekends and may be subject to unexpected closings.
As Augusta Independent released for summer break, construction at the school was just getting underway, all part of a project funded through bonding of a restricted building fund.
We are pleased to inform you that Augusta Independent Schools will be participating in the Community Eligibility Provision for School Year 2015-2016.
With the month of July in full swing, that can only mean the beginning of a new school year is just a few weeks away.
The Athletic Department will be holding separate girls and boys basketball camps July 15-17. For more information, visit
Augusta Independent School will be holding New Student Registration on July 22 from 9:00am to 5:00pm.
With July here, the new school year is just around the corner.
Can you believe that two decades have passed since we began having our Annual Augusta High School Alumni Association’s Annual Banquet and Meeting?
The Kentucky High School Athletic Association designates June 25 - July 09 as "Dead Period" for high school sports each year.
There will be a special meeting of the Augusta Ind. School District Finance Corporation on Wednesday, June17, 2015 in concert with the special meeting of the Augusta Ind. Board of Education at 6:00 p.m.
Nip and tuck time is about to get under way at Augusta Independent School.
Time is running out to order your 2014-2015 yearbook!
On Sunday, May 10th, Mark McLay arrived in the beautiful city of Augusta. The purpose of his visit was to meet with fellow Community Education colleague Phyllis Reed and other of her affiliates from across the state to gain a better understanding of Community Education in Kentucky.
Augusta Independent School has hired Brian Kirk, a 2004 Panthers' graduate, to fill the vacant boy's basketball head coaching position.
Click the link below for the March edition of the Panther Pause.
May 2015 Panther Pause
There are many people who play a vital role in the success of Augusta Independent School.
Augusta Independent High School Junior, Max Hargett has been selected for the prestigious five week Governor's Scholar Program.
On April 01, Coach Rebecca Arnold resigned her position as head coach of the Augusta Lady Panthers basketball program.
Another year is winding down and graduation is almost here.
The Augusta Independent High School Prom will be held in the Augusta Independent Gymnasium on May 02 from 8 p.m. to Midnight. “Walk-in” for the prom will begin at 7 p.m. and will end at 8 p.m. when the dance begins.
Join us for a town hall meeting to learn more about drug and alcohol addiction. Participants will learn how addiction begins, how to prevent and treat the disease, and resources for individuals and families living with addiction.
Augusta Indepedent Schools hosts Spring Fling on May 7th from 6:00pm to 8:00pm. Please see attached flyer for more details.
Augusta Independent School recently welcomed community professionals for the school’s annual Mock Interviews as part of “Operation Preparation” for College/Career Readiness.
Turning 16 is an exciting time for your teen . . . . Getting a driver’s permit and license. But don’t forget that your child needs to receive their meningococcal (meningitis) booster when they turn 16.
With the new Tuition Guarantee, you can graduate from MCTC with no out-of-pocket tuition expenses.
There will be no school April 13-17 for Spring Break. The Board Office will have limited hours that week:
The Augusta Independent Preschool is scheduling appointments for preschool screenings for the 2015-2016 school year.
March 2015 Panther Pause
Augusta Independent School District will host the next Bracken County Chamber of Commerce meeting scheduled for April 2nd at 6:30 p.m. in the school library.
The Augusta Athletic Department would like to invite you to Senior Recognition Night to honor our senior students who participate in extracurricular activities.
Spring Pictures will be held at Augusta Independent on Tuesday, March 24. Two sets of pictures will be taken.
Are you interested in becoming involved with others to help KY public schools meet the learning needs of all students?
The services for Miss Gracie Hurst will be held in the Augusta Independent Schools Gymnasium.
The annual Augusta Band and Choir Christmas Concert is scheduled for Thursday, December 17.
In an effort to recognize/spotlight the seniors of different teams and clubs, Augusta High School has designated senior nights for the various groups.
Augusta Independent School has revised its mission and vision statements.
The November edition of the Panther Pause is now available.
Kaitlynn Gilbert and Stephen Cordle, both freshmen at Augusta High School, were among 12 students from eastern Kentucky who participated in Rotary District 6740’s inaugural Rotary Youth Leadership Academy (RYLA) at Camp McKee on Sept. 24-27. The two students were sponsored by the Augusta Rotary Club.
Augusta Independent Schools will be participating in the Shoparoo fundraiser for the 2015-2016 school year.
On Friday, August 14th, Augusta Independent Schools honored the memory of Savannah “Gracie” Hurst with the dedication of the school playground.
We encourage our students to have good attendance! Please check out this year's attendance incentives.