With the start of the 2012-13 school year just around the corner, the Port Clinton City School District has numerous orientations and open houses scheduled for students and their parents. Prior to school there are also dates for older students to pay school fees and pick up schedules and supply lists. These sessions provide an opportunity for students and their parents to become familiar with their school setting and meet with the faculty and staff of each building.
High School — Port Clinton High School student schedules will be available as follows: Sophomores — 8 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 22; Seniors — 8 to 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 23; Juniors — 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 23. Parking permits may also be purchased at these specified times. Freshmen Orientation “Frosh Fest” is planned for Friday, Aug. 24, beginning at 8:30 a.m. in the PCHS Performing Arts Center Lobby. Students and parents learn important information about high school and students have the opportunity to walk through their schedules. Port Clinton High School Open House will be at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 10.
Middle School — As previously announced students will begin the school year in the building on Fourth Street. All events will be held at the Fourth Street Building. Schedule pick up times are 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Aug. 29-30; 8 a.m. to noon Aug. 31; and 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Sept. 4. Students and parents are welcome and encouraged to walk through the building and find their classrooms, locker during schedule pick up times. The New Student Summit will be held at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 27, in the PCMS Auditorium. The Summit is for both students and parents in grade six or new to the district.
Bataan — Bataan Kindergarten and New Student Orientation is Aug. 28 at 9 a.m. those with last names A-L and parents, and 11 a.m. for those with last names M-Z and parents. Bataan Memorial Orientation for Grades 1 and 2 is at 5:30 p.m. These events at Bataan Memorial will take place in the new addition with the entrance on the South side of the building.
Jefferson — Jefferson New Student Orientation will be held on Thursday, Aug. 30, at 9 a.m. for last names A-L and parents and 11 a.m. for last names M-Z and parents. Jefferson Open House will be held on Sept. 6, at 6 p.m.
The first day of school for Port Clinton City School District Students will be Sept. 5. Supply lists and back-to-school information can be found at www.pccsd.net.