FAME Academy @ Brookhill

Newsletter for Students, Staff, Parents, & Community

Vol. 2 Ed. 35 Week of May 13th

Skip the Store, Supplies Delivered to Your School!

Athens City Schools is happy to offer pre-ordered, pre-packaged back-to-school supplies as a service for our elementary parents and students for fall 2019! You can finish your back to shool supply shopping in just minutes with this easy order form. The supply box will be delivered to your child's school in the fall of 2019 saving you time, money and hassle.

These supply packages have been requested by classroom teachers in each grade level at your school. These lists are already teacher approved! You can select the "Student and Classroom Supplies" option for the basic box of supplies. You may include additional options like headphones, lunch boxes and more for an additional charge. It's super easy!

19-20 BES Kindergarten Supply List

Kindergarten Supply List

19-20 1st Grade Supply List

1st Grade Supply List

19-20 BES 2nd Grade Supply List

2nd Grade Supply List

19-20 BES 3rd Grade Supply List

3rd Grade Supply List

Brookhill Bash!

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FAME Academy Field Day

Thursday, May 23rd, 8:30am-1:45pm

320 Brookhill Drive

Athens, AL

We are excited about this year's FAME Academy Field Day. Here is a tentative schedule for Field Day:

8:30-10:30- Field Events (Behind the School)

10:30-11:00- Lunch

11:00-1:45- Carnival Events (Front of the school)

One Athens Spring Art Show

The Athens City Schools Art Show opens on Tuesday May 7th at the Athens Public Library. There will be an opening reception on May 7th from 6:30-7:30 pm. Art work will be on display through May 21st.
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Updated FAME Lab Supply Needs

We would like to thank everyone that has donated supplies to our FAME Lab. Our students are really enjoying the hands on Arts Integrated projects. We are in need of the following supplies below for activities and projects for the 2nd semester classes. Donations may be dropped off in the front office:

  • Large Coffee Filters 7.5 inches
  • Condiment cups with lids
  • Old fashioned wooden blocks
  • Mix & Match Puzzles
  • Any Manipulative located in the Target Dollar Section
  • Legos- Regular or the Duplo Legos
  • Building Blocks
  • Storage Containers- Small and Large
  • Golf Tees
  • Balloons
  • Cardboard
  • Pony Beads
  • Pom Poms
  • Sidewalk Chalk
  • Jars
  • Q-Tips
  • Glue
  • Pipe Cleaners
  • Popsicle Sticks
  • Tennis Balls
  • Magnets & Magnetic Letters
  • Toothpicks
  • Straws
  • Rubber Bands
  • Duct Tape

We greatly appreciate any donations made for our lab. We will have a container outside of the school if you would like to drop off your items. We are excited to have this experience for your students beginning this fall!

Spanish Connect Class Information

Latch Key

Our Latch Key program is available for any student from 2:45-5:00 pm every day after school. Students will be able to work on homework and have recreation time. The cost is $25 per week and payment must be submitted every Monday of the upcoming week. Please click on the box below to sign your child up for Latch Key.
Latchkey Application

Latchkey Application

PTF Membership

PTF Membership is $10 per family. Please send in your money if you would like to join the FAME Academy PTF.

2018-2019 PTF Officers

President- Tricia Biggs

Vice President- Amy Shelton

Secretary- Sommer Goodwin

Treasurer- Cortney Owen

ACS Transportation Information

If you signed up for your student to be a bus rider for this upcoming school year prior to July 10th, you should have received bus stop information and pick up time. If you have not signed up for your child to ride the bus, please access the link below to get information and sign up for your student to ride a bus.


FAME Cafe Menu's

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2018-2019 ACS Calendar

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2019-2020 ACS Calendar

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Important Dates


  • Field Day- Thurs. May 23rd
  • Memorial Day (No School) Mon. May 27th
  • FAME Celebration Day- Fri. May 31st
  • Brookhill Bash- Fri. May 31st 6:30-8:00 pm


  • 3rd Grade Musical Performance & Celebration- Wed. June 5th @ 8:15 am
  • Last Day of School- Thurs. June 6th

Dates and events are Subject to Change

Car Rider Information

Please read about our update car rider drop off and pick up information.

FAME Academy Front Office Staff