ACS RESPONSE TO COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus)
Please refer to this webpage for information developed by Akron Schools to help our school community through the COVID-19 crisis. Information will be updated on a continuing basis; please check back frequently. Thank you for your support of our efforts!
LINKS TO ECDOH & NYSDOH COVID-19 INFORMATIONAL SITES
COMMUNICATIONS FROM OUR SUPERINTENDENT & ADMINISTRATIVE TEAM
Superintendent Patrick D. McCabe and our team of district and building-level administrators are committed to providing timely information to our Akron school community via website postings, automated calls to parents and/or staff, the Akron Bugle, local media outlets, and limited social media platforms. For the latest posting, as well as all those prior, please click here.
COVID-19 POSITIVE CASE NOTIFICATIONS
Akron Schools is committed to providing notification of positive COVID-19 cases in our District. Please click here for our dashboard as well as links to NYS and Erie County Health Departments.
If you are having problems with a Chromebook, logging into your Google account from another device, needing help with logins or software, or have a damaged computer, MORE TECH SUPPORT IS AVAILABLE HERE, including a form for damaged Chromebook repairs.
FOOD SERVICES & FOOD RESOURCES
Akron Schools has compiled a listing of alternative food resources for needy families and individuals. Please click here for a printable .pdf with Food Resource information.
SEPTEMBER 2021 ACS OPENING HEALTH & SAFETY PLAN
FROM OUR HEALTH OFFICE
Our nurses are available to help students and parents. Please click here to go to the school's Health Office section of the website. They have compiled helpful links and phone numbers to help families during this crisis that include testing sites, resources, and flow carts to help understand the protocol if students, staff, or family members become symptomatic or are a close contact.
COVID-19 vaccines are now available for children 5 years and older. Click here for Erie County Vaccination Information!
FROM OUR COUNSELORS - SUGGESTIONS FOR COPING WITH COVID-19 CRISIS
Our school counselors, psychologists, and social workers prepared information and compiled helpful resources to help parents, students and staff cope with the COVID-19 health crisis. Please click here for their webpage.
CHILDCARE FOR HEALTH CARE WORKERS & FIRST RESPONDERS
The Akron Central School District is partnering with Rattles to Reading Child Care, Inc., located at 6263 Scotland Rd, Akron, New York, to provide access to childcare for medical workers and first responders during the pandemic.
In an effort to support those on the front lines of this public health crisis, Rattles to Reading will give priority to medical professionals and first responders.
Those who are eligible should contact Mrs. Terry Zazynski at Rattles to Reading at (716) 542-5437 or email email@example.com. Those seeking childcare must provide credentials of their employment as a first responder or medical professional upon enrollment.