Whether you’re a parent eager for relief, or a student dreading the return, back to school season is just a few short weeks away. Today, we’re packing up your bookbags with everything you need to know before class is back in session.
Perfect attendance 🗓
Here’s a quick look at start dates for some of Columbus’ biggest school districts + universities:
- Bexley City Schools, Thurs., Aug. 18
- Columbus City Schools, Tues., Aug. 24
- Dublin City Schools, Wed., Aug. 17
- Olentangy Schools, Thurs., Aug. 18
- Whitehall City Schools, Thurs., Aug. 18
For a complete list of start dates, check out 10TV’s guide.
Day one ready 🎒
If a student attends Columbus City Schools, which is where 47,000 students attend across 117 schools, parents and caretakers can stop by the Family Resource Fair on Sat., Aug. 20 at the Fort Hayes campus. The fair will offer free supplies like a backpack + vaccinations and health screenings from Nationwide Children’s Hospital.
Stay in the know 📝
From fog delays to meeting announcements, here are a few school district accounts to follow on social media: