Schools prepare for new year

Friday, July 21, 2017

Employees of the Marshall County School System are preparing for a new school year. Teachers have been involved in training throughout the summer, and the principals are scheduling open houses and orientation sessions to familiarize parents with the policies and procedures of the school and the system.

Following is a schedule orientation sessions:

Chapel Hill Elementary School (CHES): Monday, July 31 kindergarten at 5 p.m.; 1st grade at 7 p.m. Tuesday, August 1 2nd grade at 4 p.m.; 3rd grade at 6 p.m.

Delk-Henson Intermediate School (DHIS): Monday, July 31 6th grade orientation at 6:00 p.m.; Tuesday, August 1 4th grade orientation at 5 p.m., followed by 5th grade orientation at 7:00 p.m.

Forrest School (FS): 7th grade orientation will be held on Tuesday, August 1 from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m.

Cornersville Elementary School (CVES): Tuesday, August 1 All grades at 5 p.m.

Cornersville School (CVS): Thursday, July 27 7th grade parent orientation at 6 p.m.

Oak Grove Elementary School (OGES) Parents Only: Monday, July 31 Pre-K parent orientation at 5:00 p.m.; 1st grade parent orientation at 5:00 p.m.; and kindergarten parent orientation at 6:15 p.m. These back-to-school nights are for parents to fill out papers and be given information for the school year.

Marshall Elementary School (MES): Tuesday, July 25 2nd grade orientation from 4:30-5:15 p.m.; Thursday, July 27 3rd grade orientation from 4:30-5:15 p.m.

Westhills Elementary School (WES): Tuesday, July 25 4th grade at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, July 27 5th grade at 5:30 p.m.; 6th grade at 6:30 p.m.

Lewisburg Middle School (LMS): Back To School Open House, Monday, July 31, 5:30-7 p.m.

Marshall County High School (MCHS): Open House will be Tuesday, August 1 from 6 to 8 p.m.

The first day of school, Thursday, August 3, is an abbreviated day; students will be released at 11:30. The first full day of school is Monday, August 7.

For more information about these or other events to be held at your school, call: CHES, 246-4255; DHIS, 536-0491; FS, 246-4733; CVES, 246-4230; CVS, 246-4170; OGES, 270-0892; MES, 359-7149; WES, 359-3909; LMS, 359-1265; and MCHS, 359-1549.