The first day of school for Keystone Oaks students was Aug. 26, and now that the back-to-school shopping is done and class schedules are assigned, there are a few upcoming dates for students and parents to keep in mind.
Here are a few things coming up in September:
- The 5:15 p.m. activity bus is in operation as of Aug. 26, and runs Monday through Thursday throughout the school year. The 4 p.m. activity Bus will begin on Tuesday, Sept. 3 and will run only on Tuesdays and Thursdays throughout the school year. A bus will take students to Green Tree and Castle Shannon, and students can catch the bus behind the high school cafeteria.
- There are no classes on Monday, Sept. 2 due to the Labor Day holiday.
- Open House at Keystone Oaks High School is Tuesday, Sept. 10 from 6 to 8 p.m. On the same evening, a college fair will be held in the gymnasium from 7 to 9 p.m. Open House for Keystone Oaks Middle School is Wednesday, Sept. 11 from 6 to 8 p.m.
- Picture Day is Thursday, Sept. 12 for high school students; Wednesday, Sept. 18 for Myrtle students; Wednesday, Sept. 25 for Middle School students; and Thursday, Sept. 26 for Aiken students. Picture Day for Dormont Elementary students has not been announced on the district's website.
- Homecoming weekend is scheduled for Oct. 18 and 19.
A complete schedule of events and important dates for all Keystone Oaks schools can be found at the Keystone Oaks School District website.