Amherstview Public School

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Amherstview Public School
70 Fairfield Blvd
Amherstview, Ontario, K7N 1L4
Coordinates 44°13′22″N 76°38′28″W / 44.2229°N 76.6410°W / 44.2229; -76.6410Coordinates: 44°13′22″N 76°38′28″W / 44.2229°N 76.6410°W / 44.2229; -76.6410
School type Elementary and Middle school
Motto At Amherstview, we care
School board Limestone District School Board
Principal Anna Pacheco
Grades JK-8
Language English, French immersion
Colour(s) Green and Gold          
Mascot Alligator
Team name Gators

Amherstview Public School or AVPS is a Canadian public, comprehensive school located in Amherstview, Ontario, Canada. The school was founded in 1958, and currently serves about 500+ students from Loyalist Township and Stone Mills, Ontario. The town is in the eastern Ontario county of Lennox and Addington approximately 10 kilometers west of the city of Kingston, Ontario. The school offers classes for students in grades JK through grade 8 and is a member school of the Limestone District School Board. The school offers French immersion for students JK-grade 6.[1][2]

Extracurricular activities[edit]

Student groups and activities include announcement leaders, Briargate, DPA leaders, environment club, fitness and dance club, guitar club, jewellery making club, library club, office helpers, Santa Claus Parade club, sports stacking club, and student council.

The Amerhestview sports teams, known as the Gators, participate in interscholastic competition in basketball, cross country (very successful running club), soccer, track and field (also running club), and volleyball. Sports offered at the intramural level include active games, borden ball, parachute club, Quoits, soccer, three pitch and ultimate.


  1. ^ "Amherstview Public School". Amherstview Public School. Limestone District School Board. Retrieved 12 April 2014. 
  2. ^ "Limestone District School Board". Limestone District School Board. Limestone District School Board. Retrieved 12 April 2014.