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#PGCPS1stDay: Back-to-School Guide 2022

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The 2022-2023 school year is here! Get all the details here in our Back-to-School Guide!

Important Dates

Friday, August 26 : Student Orientation Day

Friday, August 26 is Student Orientation Day, an opportunity for students to meet teachers, conduct a walk-through of their schedule and participate in school spirit activities. 

Who should attend orientation?

  • Pre-kindergarten and kindergarten students
  • Students transitioning to middle school this year 
  • Rising ninth graders 
  • Any student new to a school (all grade levels)

Pre-K & Kindergarten:

  • Students will attend orientations for no more than a half-day. 
  • Parents/guardians will receive a letter of invitation from their school indicating orientation start times and the day’s schedule. 
  • Transportation will not be provided by the district.

Middle & High School:

  • Orientation will be held as a 3-hour early dismissal day (A schedule). 
  • Students should arrive at their school’s start time. 
  • Transportation will be provided.
  • “Grab-n-go” breakfast and a bag lunch will be provided.

Monday, August 29: First Day of School

 Monday, September 5: Schools and offices closed for Labor Day


View our complete calendar