It's that time of year again; back-to-school shopping for new supplies and clothes, a fresh haircut for school pictures, and time to plan out the family calendar for the 2012-2013 school year.
So when exactly is the first day of school for students enrolled in the , you ask?
It's Tuesday, September 4. Sorry kids, there's just more than a month of summer left.
And here's a rundown of vacation days for the rest of the school year:
- October 12 No School—Teacher Training Day
- November 9 No School—State Teacher Training Day
- November 12 No School — Veterans Day (observed)
- November 22-23 No School — Thanksgiving Break
- Dec. 21– Jan. 2 No School — Winter Break
- January 21 No School — MLK Jr. Day
- January 28 No School—Teacher Training Day
- February 18-22 No School— Mid-Winter Break
- April 8-12 No School—Spring Break
- May 24 Snow Make Up Day (if needed)
- May 27 No School — Memorial Day
The final day of school will be June 20 (). The final day of school will be a half-day for all students.
The Renton School District website is also a great resource for school-specific news and events and includes contact information for all school district staff.