School begins this week in Charles City

School Bus Diagonal

CHARLES CITY (IOWA) Drivers are warned to be on the alert in Charles City as school teachers, staff, and administration are preparing for students to come back to school this week. The first day of school for the 2014-15 school year for middle school and high school students is Wednesday, August 20, 2014. The first day of school for elementary students at Lincoln Elementary and Washington Elementary is Thursday, August 21, 2014.

Students will also be investing more time in the classroom. Middle school and high school students will start school at 8:10 a.m. and end at 3:25 p.m. in the afternoon. Elementary students day will run from 8:20 a.m. – 3:15 p.m.

Parents of elementary age students should have a parent / teacher conference scheduled on Wednesday, August 20.