When does your school start?

Momma_Bird_OHAugust 14, 2002

School starts for my kids on August 29. I'm curious - when do your kids start back this Fall? Here in my community, each district has a different date, with some schools starting as early as the 14th.

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scuba_lady

Here in NE Arkansas, many of the schools start this coming Monday, Aug. 19.

    Bookmark   August 14, 2002 at 10:35AM
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Stephanie_in_TN

I've got two this year, 4th and K. They start this coming Monday, the 19th.

Some of the neighboring counties here in middle TN started this week. We also have some schools in our district on a year round schedule (they call it "non-traditional"), they started the last week of July.

    Bookmark   August 14, 2002 at 10:39AM
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sadiesmom

I am in NW Washington and my kids don't start until September 5--and they didn't finish school until June 19! We have fabulous weather in August though, so I am glad they have the whole month off.

    Bookmark   August 14, 2002 at 12:34PM
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FlowergirlDeb2

Well, I start this Mon. August 19th! My kids don't start until September this year! :)

    Bookmark   August 15, 2002 at 12:27AM
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anita9

I start September 30th. Kids in Washington (hi sadiesmom!) always start the day after labor day. I don't understand why the west coast always starts and ends later than the east coast.

    Bookmark   August 15, 2002 at 1:41AM
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Mommabear

We start (Broward County FL) August 26. Some of the neighboring counties start on Monday.

Mommabear

    Bookmark   August 15, 2002 at 3:08PM
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Arkansasgardenboy

Today at 8: something.

    Bookmark   August 19, 2002 at 11:32AM
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maryanntx

We started on Friday, Aug. 16th.

    Bookmark   August 20, 2002 at 10:59AM
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Carlotta_Bull

Monday, August 19.

    Bookmark   August 21, 2002 at 12:36AM
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dmunz

This year there is a new state law in Wisconsin that requires the first day of school to be after Labor Day so that the high school kids can remain employed in the tourism industry through the holiday weekend!

    Bookmark   August 21, 2002 at 11:08AM
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Desire

My daughter is on year round and she started 1st grade in July.She only had the weekend as break in between kindergarden and the 1st grade.
Actually Friday August 23 was her last day.Now today is her 1st day on vacation until the end of October.

    Bookmark   August 26, 2002 at 3:38PM
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nancylouise_gw

Our kids start on the 3rd of September, right after Labor day. They usually get out around the 2nd or 3rd week in June. Of course that depends on how many snow days we have. I think the children have to go 178 days of school here in our town. NancyLouise

    Bookmark   August 27, 2002 at 1:49PM
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sheilajoyce_gw

Tomorrow, Sept 5. Next year we are starting a week earlier.

    Bookmark   September 5, 2002 at 1:13AM
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