District News
Youth Soccer Camp
The Amherst 2016 Steele Boys & Girls Youth Soccer Camp is scheduled for June 20th through June 23rd at the Amherst Junior High School. There are two sessions for ages 4-7 and ages 8-14. If interested, mail the Youth Soccer Camp registration form and check to the address on the registration form. Please email dbiedenbach@yahoo.com with any questions. 
State of the Schools Meeting
Superintendent Sayers is hosting a State of the Schools meeting on May 2nd in the Steele High School Cafetorium beginning at 6:30 p.m. The presentation will run about 30-40 minutes followed by a question and answer session with the audience. Please review and share this State of the Schools invitation! Everyone is encouraged to attend! 
Community Forum
The Amherst Community Task Force along with the Amherst Police Department, Amherst Schools, and Steele News Live are hosting a community forum about underage drinking. The forum is scheduled for Tuesday, May 3rd from 6:00 to 8:30 p.m. at the Marion L. Steele High School cafetorium. A free pizza dinner will be served at 5:30 p.m. Please see this Community Forum flyer for more details. 
Second Annual Color Run
Marion L. Steele High School is hosting the Second Annual 5K Color Run on May 7th. You can donate and register for the event online or by downloading the registration form and turning it into Steele by 2pm May 6th. Everyone is invited to participate whether you run, jog, or walk. Bring the whole family! The late fees have been dropped so you can register today and pay the original price; however, shirts and color packets may not be available as we have a very limited number of extras. Call Tammy Lacey at 984-3631 with questions. 
 
Open Enrollment Extended
The Amherst Exempted Village School District will continue to accept Open Enrollment Applications for the 2016-2017 school year until May 15th. If you have any questions, please contact Patti Killen at 988-1979. 
Amherst Summer Swim Team
Registration is open for the Amherst Summer Swim Team, which is a part of the North Coast Swim League and competes in dual meets against area teams. Practices are held weekday mornings at the Anna Schmauch Memorial Pool at Maude Needing Park. Coaches provide swimming instruction for all ability levels. To register, visit the Amherst Summer Swim Team website. Information is also available on the team's Facebook Page 
Kindergarten & New Student Registration
We are beginning to schedule registration appointments for Kindergarten and new students at Powers Elementary School. Kindergarten applicants must be 5 years old by August 1st. Appointments are being scheduled on Tuesday mornings or Thursday afternoons. Please call the Powers office at 988-8670 to schedule your individual appointment. Visit our Forms and More webpage to view and print the registration required documents and student registration form. Please bring all the required documents to your appointment. We cannot accept documents as proof of residency if they do not appear on the list.

We are also hosting two evening on site registration nights for families. Those will be held at Powers School on April 12th and May 3rd from 4:00-7:30 pm. This will be our final on-site opportunity to register for Fall 2016.  
Camp Invention is Back!
Camp Invention is coming back to Amherst this summer for children entering grades 1 - 6! Camp Invention will run from June 13 - 17 at Nord Middle School.  Check out the Camp Invention flyer for more information and details regarding the early registration discount if you sign up before March 21! 
PowerSchool Parent Account
If you would like to create a PowerSchool Parent account to access your child's grades and information, please use the attached PowerSchool Parent Account document and the PowerSchool Parent iPad document. You may also find these downloadable documents on our website under Educational Resources or Forms and More. 
Alumni Success Story Form
Attention Amherst Steele Alumni! We want to hear your success stories. How have you impacted the world since leaving the Comet halls? Have you started your own business? Become an elected official? Invented a vaccine? We want to know! You may be featured in one of our upcoming Comet Conversation videos or in another publication. Share your success with us using the Alumni Success Story Form. Check out the Alumni tab above to learn more about Alumni life! 
Service Story Submission Form
We want to hear about the service our community's students, staff and parents do this year! Tell us about each of your projects and initiatives throughout the school year using the Quick Story Submission Form. We may feature your story in a Comet Conversation video or in other publications. We know you have an enormous impact on the Amherst community and the world. Help us measure and tell others about it! 
E-mail Subscription Form
Fill out this quick form to start receiving regular district updates about student achievement, innovative classrooms, district operations and plans. Comet Conversation and other videos will often be included as well. 
Amherst Schools Foundation
Since 1986, the Amherst Schools Educational Foundation has awarded more than $366,000 in teacher grants and almost $200,000 in student scholarships within the Amherst community. To make a contribution to the Amherst Schools Educational Foundation, simply go to the Community Foundation of Greater Lorain County's "Make A Gift Now" webpage and type "Amherst" in the Keyword section of the donation tool bar. Select the Amherst Schools Endowment Fund or the Amherst Schools Fine Arts Endowment Fund to make a donation. Remember, your donation is a gift that gives forever.
 
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