DeKalb County Schools will re-open Thursday, July 31 with registration for students who have not already signed up. That will be an abbreviated school day from 7:45 a.m. until 9:30 a.m.
An exception will be made for DeKalb West School where construction remains in progress. Only NEW students to DeKalb West School will need to register Thursday, July 31 and that sign-up will take place at Salem Baptist Church in Liberty. All DWS students who were enrolled last year will NOT attend on Thursday. Buses will still transport high school students from the West School on Thursday. The first day of school for DeKalb West is still set for Monday, August 4. Returning students will be given registration packets to take home that day. Workers are burning the midnight oil finishing up the new addition and other renovations at the school.
Friday, August 1 will be an administrative day for teachers only.
The first full day of school for all students will be Monday, August 4.
The annual First Day of School Education Celebration (FREE SCHOOL SUPPLIES) will be Thursday, July 31 starting at 6:30 p.m. on the Smithville public square.
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