CommunityBack to school By Atmore Newsaccess_time2 months ago ECHS open house Escambia County High School open house was held Friday, August 4. Students were invited to come by, get their schedules, meet their teachers, and talk with the school’s new counselor, Pamela Robinson. Shown are some of the teachers and administrators who were available to meet with students, from left, seated, Stephanie Buitron, Travis Kelley, Travis Stanton; standing, Assistant Principal Greg Brock, Melissa Askew, Darrell Spencer. First day of school at ACMPA.C. Moore PreK Principal Amber Dunaway, at the door, welcomed young ones and their parents to the school on the first day of class, Wednesday, August 9. First day of class at ECMS Escambia County Middle School Principal Forrest Jones welcomed students with a smile and a handshake at the first day of class Wednesday, August 9. First day of school at ACS Teachers Emily Benner, left, and Kaylynn Swartzendruber, right, welcomed students to the first day of class at Atmore Christian School Wednesday, August 9. RPES Meet the Teacher Rachel Patterson Elementary School hosted Meet the Teacher afternoon Monday, August 7. One of the great things about this event is that every student gets to choose a new book to take home and keep. RPES librarian Julie McDonald buys books with proceeds from the book fair and give them to students at least twice a year. Shown selecting their books are, from left, Syler Fularz, Ver Fularz, and Labryson McCall. The buses are rolling Escambia County Schools Transportation Supervisor Billy Mills was on hand at Rachel Patterson Elementary School’s Meet the Teacher and at other schools to talk to parents about bus routes. Mills encourages everyone to be aware as children get on and off buses.