Last day of school for WCS is June 12
by Staff Reports
The last day of school for students in the Watauga County Schools will be Thursday, June 12.
It will be an early release day, with students in the K-8 schools being dismissed at 12:00 p.m. and students at Watauga High School being dismissed at 1:00 p.m.
A bag lunch will be served in all schools on the last day and school buses will run their usual routes.
The last day of the afterschool program will be Wednesday, June 11 and the afterschool program will operate for the usual hours on that date.
Graduation ceremonies for Watauga High School take place at the Holmes Convocation Center at ASU beginning at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 14.
The full schedule of graduation events is available on the Watauga High School website.
A summer reading camp will be provided for selected current third graders beginning June 16.
Schools will notify families of students recommended for this program.
The school calendar for next school year is available under the calendar heading on the Watauga County Schools website at http://www.watauga.k12.nc.us.
The first school day for students will be Tuesday, August 19. Teachers and other 10-month personnel will return to work on Wednesday, August 13.