It's still hot outside, but as the first day of school approaches, summer passes into the rear view mirror for metro area kids. This is your Back to School in Oklahoma City headquarters, a complete guide for Back to School that includes information on district start dates in the metro area, academic calendars, uniform requirements and dress codes, school supplies, shopping, immunizations and more.
Have you circled the date on the calendar for the start of the new school year? Oklahoma City Public Schools are different than most area districts (see below), which tend to begin around the 3rd week of August. Click the link below for a full list of metro school districts and their start dates.
So what are you going to need to buy for your little one to start school? Well, every district, every school, every grade are all different. Get an idea of what you will need, as well as links to the specific school supply lists online.
School supplies can cost a lot of money, particularly if you have several children. But there are ways to save if you plan ahead. Click the link below for a breakdown on the best places in the Oklahoma City metro area to buy school supplies. It'll tell you where to find the best deals and what to expect from each place.
exemption, something doctors and health officials do not recommend, having your child's immunizations current is a requirement for school attendance in Oklahoma. See how to meet the requirements, and note that there are no-cost immunizations available to children across the metro.