Back to School: Students set to hit the books Aug. 1

Believe it or not, school starts back in a week (or two depending on where you live)  for the 2018-19 academic year. Here are some helpful for those who have kids heading back to school.

Atlanta Public Schools
The new school year kicks off Wednesday, Aug. 1. For those already thinking about vacations, there will be a Fall Break on Oct. 10-12, the Thanksgiving break will be Nov. 19-23; winter break begins after classes end on Dec. 21 and resumes on Jan. 7; spring break is April 1-5; and the last day of school will be May 24. For more information, visit atlantapublicschools.us.

City Schools of Decatur
Decatur’s public schools will also resume on Aug. 1. Fall break will be Sept. 17-21; Thanksgiving break is Nov. 19-23; holiday break is Dec. 24 to Jan. 7; winter break is Feb. 18-22; spring break is April 1-5; and the last day of school is May 31. For more information, visit csdecatur.net.

Fulton County Schools
The 2018-19 school year starts on Monday, Aug. 6, for thousands of children in Fulton County. The Thanksgiving holiday is Nov. 19-23; winter break is Dec. 21 to Jan. 7; spring break is April 1-5; and last day of class is May 23. For more information, visit fultonschools.org.

DeKalb County Schools
DeKalb public schools are also back in session on Monday, Aug. 6. There will be a fall break Oct. 4-8; Thanksgiving break is Nov. 29-23; winter break is Dec. 24-Jan. 4; spring break is April 1-5; and the last day of class is May 23. For more information, visit DeKalbSchoolsGA.org.