Load the Bus for Kids! Donate school supplies for children at your local Walmart store. August 2: 3pm-7pm August 3: 10am-6pm August 4: 12pm-6pm
North Cross School: First day of school is Tuesday, September 3. The first day is a formal dress day, and Convocation for grades 1-12 is from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m.
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Community School: First day of school is Tuesday, September 3.
First Day of School Roanoke City:
The first day of school is Tuesday, August 20. Bus routes are scheduled to be posted online the week of August 5. Convocation for teachers and staff is Monday, August 12, 2019 at The Berglund Center.
The first day of school is Monday, August 12. First day of school forms can be completed online — the link and instructions can be found at the school system’s website, www.rcps.us. The final deadline to complete online forms is August 7. School supply lists are available on most individual school sites, which can be accessed via the school system’s website.
The Back-to-School Extravaganza will happen Saturday, August 17, 2019 at William Fleming High School from 9 a.m. to noon. Each Roanoke City Schools student that attends the Extravaganza will receive a bag with basic school supplies. Transportation will be provided from: Bluestone Park, Hunt Manor, Indian Rock Village, Jamestown Place, Landsdowne Park (library), Melrose Towers, and Pilot Street NW (Country Cookin on Melrose). Buses will depart from the front of each community center beginning at 8:30 a.m. Buses will leave on the half-hour and return on the hour. If you are new to Roanoke City or need to register your child for Kindergarten, register at the school your child will attend — preferably before the first day of school. School supply lists for most schools are now online at www.rcps.info.
Community High School: New student orientation is August 26-27, and orientation for all students is August 28. The first day of fall semester classes is Tuesday, September 3.
Roanoke Valley Christian Schools: Classroom visitation is on Friday, August 19 at 1:00 p.m. The first day of school is Monday, August 19 (half day).
Salem City Schools:
Faith Christian School:
The first day of school for all students is Tuesday, September 3. Bus routes will be posted at www.salem.k12.va.us/ transportation. Supply lists are available on each individual school’s website.
Meet the Teacher is on Monday, August 19, and the first day of school is Wednesday, August 21 (early dismissal day). Supply lists can be found at www.fcsva.com/ readingandsupplies.
Roanoke Catholic School:
Lower and Upper School open houses are on Monday, August 19 at 8:00 a.m. Tuesday, August 20 is the first day of school for all students. Links to supply lists are available at www.roanokecatholic.com/resources, as is the school calendar.
Online registration is available at www.lcsedu.net. The first day of school is Wednesday, August 14. Elementary Backto-School Night dates will be communicated to parents by each individual school. Supply lists can be found at lcsedu.net/parents/ supplies.
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