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Back to School in Baltimore


Put away those beach towels and break out the book bags. It's back to school for Baltimore. Dig out those school supply lists and get shopping. If you're a bit behind and still need to register your child, check out these articles:

First Day of School

Here are some important dates and information to help you get ready for the 2007-2008 school year plus information on Anne Arundel and Harford County schools.

School starts on August 25, 2008 for these schools:

  • Baltimore City
  • Baltimore County
  • Harford County (K-12)

All Anne Arundel County elementary schools and grades 12 and 6 start on August 25. All students 1-12 in school on August 26. Staggered start dates for kindergarten August 27-29 with all kindergarten students in attendence on September 2. And staggered start dates for pre-K August 28-September 2. Check Anne Arundel County Schools 2008-2009 Calendar for more details.

Most Catholic schools in the Archdiocese of Baltimore as well as many private schools also begin on August 25. However, many begin the school year with half days, so check individual school for schedule.

School Calendars

Anne Arundel County Schools

To register in an Anne Arundel County school, contact the individual school. If you don't know what school's zone your home is in, use this school locator.

More school info:

Harford County Schools

To enroll in a Harford County school, first find the correct school for your address using this school locator. Registration is done at the school.

More school info:

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