Updated 7/28/2020
The revised First 15 Days of School Calendar has some important changes that warrant highlighting. Please note the following:

  • Preplanning is extended from August 3 through August 21.
  • Orientation dates and times are now as follows:
    • For families who selected the In-Person Instructional Model–Kindergarten, 6th grade, 9th grade, and students new to the Hall County School District: Orientation is scheduled at schools on August 17 (Last Name A-K) and August 18 (Last Name L-Z). Orientation will run from 3:00PM-7:30PM both days. *Please note the change made with regard to the split of the student body by alphabet.
    • All other students enrolled in the In-Person Instructional Model will receive orientation digitally and through zoom meetings on August 19 and August 20. Schools will determine times and student groupings. This information will be posted to school websites.
    • Students enrolled in the Virtual Learning Model will receive orientation information and class expectations from each of their virtual teachers. Additionally, they are invited to attend their respective schools’ digital/zoom orientations on August 19 and 20 to familiarize themselves with school practices and procedures.
  • The first day of school for students is now August 24.
  • The deadline for families to select either In-Person Instruction or Virtual Instruction is August 28.
  • Updated School Year Calendar
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