Many Cooke County campuses begin school Monday, Aug. 26, and officials have released related details — including special events open to local students and parents.
Gainesville Independent School District’s annual series of “Meet the Principal” and “Meet the Teacher” nights continues during this next week. The sessions are planned through August and are staggered in schedule so that interested parents can attend each one.
5:30 p.m. Tuesday — “Meet the Teacher” night at Chalmers Elementary School, 1745 S. Radio Hill Road in Gainesville.
6 p.m. Tuesday — “Meet the Teacher,” “Meet the Principal” and an athlete-parent meeting at Gainesville Middle School, 421 N. Denton St. in Gainesville.
9 a.m. to noon Thursday — Gainesville High School student council “Fish Camp,” an orientation event at the high school, 2201 S. Interstate 35.
5 to 6 p.m. Thursday — “Meet the Teacher” night at the Head Start building, 912 Muller St. in Gainesville.
5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday — “Meet the Teacher” night at Lee Elementary School, 2100 N. Grand Ave. in Gainesville.
6 p.m. Thursday — “Meet the Teacher” night at Edison Elementary School, 1 Edison Drive in Gainesville.
6 to 7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 26 — “Meet the Leopards!” night at the high school.
5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 27 — “Meet the Principal” night at Chalmers Elementary School.
5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 27 — Parent orientation at the Gainesville ISD board room, 800 S. Morris St. in Gainesville.
6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 29 — “Meet the Principals” and “Meet the Teachers” night at the high school.
For more information, call (940) 665-4362.
Sivells Bend ISD
Sivells Bend classes begin Monday, August 26.
Era ISD will begin classes at 8 a.m. Monday, Aug. 26, and a series of brief parent-staff meetings are set for 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 23, for grades kindergarten through fifth.
Valley View ISD
The first day of school for Valley View campuses is Monday, Aug. 26. Documents required include an immunization record, a birth certificate, a parental ID, a Social Security card a proof of residence in the form of a utility bill or a rental/lease contract. The Elementary School office number is (940) 726-3681. The middle school number is (940) 726-3244. The high school number is (940) 726-3522.
The first day of classes is Aug. 26. Orientation for junior high students is set for 6 p.m. Tuesday in the school cafetorium and orientation for students in grades pre-kindergarten through sixth is set for 6 p.m. Wednesday. For information, call Muenster Elementary School at (940) 759-2282 or Muenster Junior High and Muenster High School at (940) 759-2281.
The first day of classes is Aug. 26. For information, call the Lindsay Elementary School office at (940) 668-8923 or the Lindsay High School or Lindsay Middle School office at (940) 668-8474.
Sacred Heart Catholic School
The first day of classes was Wednesday. For more information call (940) 759-2511.
The first day of classes is Monday, Aug. 26. For more information call (940) 665-0540.
The elementary school office number is (940) 612-4196. The high school and middle school office number is (940) 665-0961.
St. Mary’s Catholic School
The first day of class was Wednesday. The school office number is (940) 665-5395.
Walnut Bend ISD
The first day of classes is Aug. 26. For information call (940) 665-5990.
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