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Another school year is nearly upon us and it is time to get your student enrolled once again.
Registration for all students in prekindergarten through Grade 6 who will be enrolling in Neligh-Oakdale Public Schools will be in lab one of the High School on Tuesday, August 1. Registration will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Everyone is asked to enter through the gym entrance.
It is a state mandate that all kindergarten students complete a physical examination, immunizations and vision evaluation prior to the start of the new school year. Those completed items should be brought to registration.
Prekindergarten students are required to bring their certified birth certificate, social security number and up-to-date immunization records to registration day.
The Back to School BBQ, hosted by the Neligh-Oakdale Education Foundation, will be held on Monday, August 14. It is open to all K-6 students and their families from 5-6 p.m. with a free-will donation. Students will have a chance to meet their teachers and bring the supplies to school a day early.
Tuesday, August 15 is the first day of class for students for K-12 with a 1:30 p.m. dismissal.
Wednesday, August 16 is the second day of class for students for K-12 with a 1:30 p.m. dismissal and the first day of class for Morning and Afternoon Prekindergarten classes. Afternoon prekindergarten will have a regular 3:25 p.m. dismissal and bussing will not be available for them after school this day.
Other important dates for the 2017-18 school year include:
September 4 - No school - Labor Day
September 19 and 21 - Parent-teacher conferences - 1 p.m. dismissal
October 17 - End of first quarter
October 18 - No school
October 20 and 23 - Fall break
November 15 - 1:30 p.m. dismissal
November 22 - 1:30 p.m. dismissal
November 23 and 24 - No school - Thanksgiving Break
December 21 - End of second semester - 1:30 p.m. dismissal
December 22 - January 3 - Christmas Break
January 24 - 1:30 p.m. dismissal
February 16 - Winter break
February 21 - 1:30 p.m. dismissal
February 28 - No school
March 7 - End of third quarter
March 8 and 9 - No school
March 29 - 1:30 p.m. dismissal
March 30 - April 2 - Easter break
April 10 and 12 - Parent-teacher conferences
April 13 - PK-6 no school, 7-12 1 p.m. dismissal
April 25 - 1:30 p.m. dismissal
May 12 - Graduation
May 17 - Last day of school - Noon dismissal