2023-24 Coweta Schools System Year begins Aug. 2
From Coweta Schools Press Release
Coweta County Schools will begin the 2023-24 school year on Wednesday, August 2.
Parents and students will be able to visit schools and meet teachers on Tuesday, August 1, before the start of the new school year:
• Middle Schools: 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. (all middle schools)
• Elementary Schools: 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. (all elementary schools)
• High Schools typically hold their orientations from 2 to 4 p.m. on that day, but have individual schedules that expand on those times Many elementary and middle schools also go beyond those times to hold additional open houses or other special back-to-school events.
School websites, linked at www.cowetaschools.net, will include updated information for these and other school-specific activities in the new year.
Representatives from the school system’s transportation department will be available at all schools during the Aug. 1 Orientation, and on the first day of school on Aug.2, to provide information about bus schedules. School bus routes for the new school year will also be posted on the school system’s website before the start of school.
Parents who wish to enroll their elementary-age children in the school system’s tuition-based After School Program will also be able to do so on July 31 and August 1 at their child’s school. Representatives will be available between the hours of 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at each elementary school, and will also attend special back-to-school events for student sign-ups.
Parents who need to register their children for the first time can do so through the school system’s Central Registration Center. Parents whose children are not yet registered are urged to do so as early as possible, by going to the online registration system, or by contacting the center at [email protected]. The office may also be called at 770-254-5551.
Parents who have transportation or school district questions can also call the school system’s Transportation Department at 770-254-2820.
Regarding the 2023-24 school year, it will have 180 instructional days, 90 in each semester with inclement weather days built in.
Dates To Remember
Aug. 2 … First day of school
Sept 4 … Labor Day holiday
Oct. 6, 9 … Teacher Work Day, Holiday
Nov. 20-24 … Thanksgiving break
Dec. 15 … Last Day of 1st Semester
Dec. 18-31 … Christmas/Winter break
Jan. 1 … New Year’s Day holiday
Jan. 2 … Teacher Work Day
Jan. 3 … First day of 2nd Semester
Jan. 15 … MLK Holiday
Feb. 19-23 … Mid-Winter break
March 14-15 … Teacher Work Days
April 1-5 … Spring Break
May 15 … CEC Graduation
May 22 … East Coweta Graduation
May 23 … Northgate Graduation
May 24 … Newnan High Graduation
May 24 … Last Day of School