Registration for all students in the Emmetsburg Community School District will be held this week, starting this Thursday, Aug. 9, from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. and then again on Friday, Aug. 10 from 7:00 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the High School Library. District patrons should use entrance four at the high school for registration. Any patron unable to register their child on Thursday or Friday may also register their child at the building that they will be attending. Food Service Director Deb Goeders will be available on Thursday, Aug. 8, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. to answer questions on the food service program.
Questions on school bus pickup times and locations should be directed to Valerie Pickett at 712-852-3201. All school offices will be closed on Monday, Aug. 13.
The first day of classes for the 2012-2013 school year will be on Wednesday, Aug. 22 for students in first through 12th grade, with Kindergarten, Readiness and Early Childhood Special Education students attending their first day of classes on Friday, Aug. 24. Students enrolled in the Four-Year old Preschool will begin their classes on Tuesday, Aug. 28.
The school day will run from 8 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. at West Elementary, with Middle School classes running from 8:08 a.m. to 3:17 p.m. and High School classes starting at 8:13 a.m. and ending at 3:15 p.m.
At the Emmetsburg Catholic Schools, registration will also be this Thursday, Aug. 9, from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. and 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.
The Little Irish Preschool will offer two sessions for four-year-olds this year. One session will be offered from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. with the second session running from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.
For more information or questions on the Emmetsburg Catholic Schools, call the school office at 712-852-3464.