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The countdown is over, and we’re thrilled to welcome you and your students back for an amazing new school year starting TOMORROW, August 16th! Get ready for a fantastic journey of learning, growth, and exciting experiences.

Here are some essential details you’ll need for a smooth start:

Early Release Schedule: 

For the first week, all elementary schools will have early release at the following times:

  • August 16th and 17th: Dismissal at 1:00 PM
  • August 18th: Dismissal at 1:30 PM
  • August 21st and 22nd: Dismissal at 1:00 PM

Please arrange to pick up your child on time during these early release days.

Stay Organized with District Calendars: 

Stay informed about important dates and events throughout the school year by referring to the Provo City School District calendar. You can find links to both district-wide and individual school calendars at the district calendar site. This web page is your go-to resource for staying up-to-date with all the happenings in our school community. Download your school’s Google Calendar and keep track on the Google Calendar app.

Support Beyond the Classroom:

We understand that life can present various challenges and are here to provide support. If you’re seeking assistance with housing, utilities, employment, food, clothing, transportation, medical or mental health challenges, and more, please visit our Community Resources webpage. This resource connects you with myriad services designed to meet diverse needs. Your well-being is most important to us, and we’re dedicated to helping your family thrive in every way possible.

Accessible Reading Resources:

Our priority is ensuring every student has access to quality education. We’re excited to introduce you to three powerful resources designed to enhance your child’s learning journey:

  • Sora: Dive into the world of literature with Sora, a platform offering a vast collection of free e-books and audiobooks for all district students. Sora’s accessibility features cater to various learning needs, ensuring every student fully engages with the material. Sora also provides multiple language options, enabling language learners to enrich their skills while enjoying captivating stories. Discover the limitless possibilities Sora offers by visiting Sora’s Library login.
  • Project Gutenberg: Immerse you or your child in the classics with Project Gutenberg, a treasure trove of over 60,000 free e-books, including timeless literary works. Project Gutenberg opens the doors to literary heritage from Shakespeare to Austen, fostering a love for literature that transcends generations. Embark on an academic journey at Project Gutenberg’s online library.

You play a vital role in your child’s education journey. Stay connected, stay informed, and let’s make this school year the best one yet.

Spencer Tuinei
  • Communication Specialist
  • Spencer Tuinei

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