Mission & PBIS

  •  "I will start each day with a positive attitude and give my best effort so I can improve my skills, reach my goals, and be a responsible citizen in the community." 


    Sugar Loaf School...
    Shines Like a Star
    ...meeting Expectations
    and following Rules
    PBIS motto:
     Be Safe   

    Use Time Wisely

    Have A Positive Attitude

    Show Respect


District News

  • Watch the School Board Meeting on our YouTube Channel at 6:00 PM

    Click the link to view the school board meeting tonight at 6:00 PM or to watch previous meetings.

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  • Nineteen Retirees Recognized at Ceremony and Reception

    Alexander County administration and school board members recognized nineteen school system employees as they retired from the school system with a ceremony and reception on Thursday, May 31, 2018. The ceremony was held at Alexander Central High School cafeteria and included comments by Superintendent Dr. Jennifer Hefner. School Chairman Scott Bowman and school board members, Sallie Hartis and Brigette Rhyne, presented each retiree with a plaque and a dark pink rose which represents gratitude. The retirees served the school system with a combined total of 473 years of service. Ten of the nineteen retirees served twenty-five or more years. ACS retirees pictured left to right: Jewel Warren, Amy Johnson, Kathy Elder, Sherry Williams, Donna Bowman, Angela King, Phyllis A. Fox, and Jill Peek. Not pictured Dianne P. Chapman, Teresa Jennings, Donna Waugh, Susan C. Dyson, Sandra Wright, Xenopheon “Todd” Fox, Connie Simmons, Carolyn Hart, Sandra Marlowe, Audie Sprinkle, and Sharon Wessollek. Click the title for more photos.

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  • Open Letter to ACS Students

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  • Free Summer Meals for Kids 2018

    Updated with a new location added.

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  • The Alexander County School System is in the process of reviewing its website to ensure compliance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act and Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act.  If you have questions or concerns regarding the accessibility of the website or if you are unable to access a page or document on the website, you may contact the Communications Department via email at rmeade@alexander.k12.nc.us or by phone at 828-632-7001.

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  • Year book orders are due 1/11/2019.  They are $25.  Please contact your child's teacher for more information.

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  • Alexander County ELEMENTARY Schools will release at 12:45 on Friday, January 11th.

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  • Sugar Loaf will hold it's annual Spelling Bee on Monday, January 14th at 1pm in the Media Center.  Participants are:  Jacob Carson, Brianna Donahue, Mary-Catherine Mikeal, Lilly Zirkle, Alex Carballo, Chase Hollingsworth, William Norton, De'Vion Story, Mac Watts, Jeremiah Bennett, Logan Fox, Hadleigh Houser, Brianna Roark and Ca'Myra Zollicoffer.

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  • All Alexander County schools will dismiss on January 18, 2019 at 12:45pm.  It is the end of the second grading period.

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  • There will be no school for students on Monday, January 21 in observance of the MLK Holiday.  Staff will also be off.

    There will be no school for students on Tuesday, January 22.  It is a required teacher work-day.

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Emergency Alert

  • When possible, school safety alerts appear as a pop-up on your screen as you open the district website.  
    If your child's school has an alert, you can go to the School Safety Department page on the district website for information regarding those codes.  
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