Information for ACPS Staff


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ACPS is an established district partner with DonorsChoose a national nonprofit that engages the public in public schools. Teachers create classroom project requests that are fulfilled by generous citizen donors.

All projects should be principal approved and adhere to ACPS regulations and guidelines.

Teacher Innovation Grants
There are entities in Albemarle County that offer competitive classroom grant opportunities specifically for ACPS educators. Visit their websites for grant application details and timeline.

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Grant Assistance

AFE is available to assist ACPS teachers, administrators and support personnel in seeking grant opportunities for larger scale programs. If a grant opportunity that you are seeking requires the grant to be paid to a 501c3 non-profit, we may be able to assist you. Reach out to Tessa Ashoff at for more information.