Engaging with our community


The Communications Department produces a number of different publications to keep parents and community members informed and engaged.




ASD Connect

ASD Connect is a monthly, general interest e-newsletter that informs about events, current initiatives and other timely topics. Sign up here to subscribe to the newsletter.



Expect the Best

Expect the Best is the district's award-winning annual report to the community. This publication is a snapshot of the previous year and includes information about the school board, demographics, awards and recognitions, the budget and key initiatives.


Read the current issue


Destination 2020

Destination 2020 is the district's strategic plan to increase student achievement in reading, writing and math. The plan focuses on improving the performance of every child to ensure at least one year’s academic growth each year.



Ways to connect with ASD



ASD Connect‌‌


A monthly e-newsletter filled with stories, events and news for anyone interested in happenings at ASD.

ASD Connect sign-up



Social media

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ASD news, stories about our students, photos and events reported on this popular social networking site.

Like the ASD page

Find school pages


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Up-to-the minute announcements that can be sent via your Twitter account.

Follow ASD_Info

Find school accounts 

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Photos and videos from ASD.

ASD on Instagram


Email subscriptions

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You choose from three email subscription lists that send out news as it happens: 'News' will get you all the district news releases, 'Board' will notify you of school board activities and meeting agendas, and 'Closures' will keep you in the loop on any school closures.

ASD Direct sign-up

Manage existing subscriptions


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