Michael Bonner

Michael Bonner was a guest speaker Friday during the convocation for Martinsville City Public Schools.

TODAY

» First day of school at Patrick County Public Schools

» Henry County Schools Back to School event, noon-7 p.m. at each school

MONDAY

» First day of school at Henry County Public Schools.

» HCPS will have a “staggered start” for preschool and kindergarten students. One-third of class will come to school each day Aug. 12-14 and full class on Aug. 15.

AUG. 19

» Parent orientation at Carlisle School

AUG. 20

» First day of school at Carlisle School

SCHOOL HOLIDAYS

» All schools are dismissed for Labor Day (Sept. 2), Martin Luther King Day (Jan. 20) and Memorial Day (May 25) and Thanksgiving break (Nov. 27-29)

» Veterans Day (Nov. 11): Patrick County

» Thanksgiving break: Carlisle School (Nov. 25-29)

» Christmas breaks: Dec. 19-Jan. 5 (Martinsville) Dec. 20-Jan. 5 (Henry County, Patrick County, Carlisle)

» Spring breaks: March 11-13 (Patrick County), March 23-27 (Carlisle), April 6-10 (Martinsville), April 6-13 (Henry County)

» Easter holiday: April 9-13 (Patrick County). April 13 (Carlisle)

LAST DAYS OF SCHOOL

» May 19 (Patrick County)

» May 20 (Martinsville, Henry County)

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