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Schools on traditional calendars release open house dates
Schools that operate on the traditional calendar have announced their open house dates.
During this time parents will be able to meet their child’s teacher, visit their child's classroom and receive information and expectations for the year.
See below for the dates and times of upcoming open house events:
Antioch Elementary will hold Open House Meet & Greet on Thursday, August 21, 2014 from 4:00-6:00 PM. Please come out and see all the exciting things Antioch has to offer and meet your child's new teacher!
Central Academy of Technology and Arts
Open House for 10th – 12th grades on Monday, August 18 from 8:00
to 11:00 am Orientation for Freshman on Tuesday, August 19 from 9:00 to 11:30 am or 12:30 to 3:00 pm. See the school website or call the school for information on which orientation to attend.
Cuthbertson High - Open House for all students will be held Thursday, August 21, from 5:30-7:30 pm. Drop in to meet teachers, pick up PowerSchool login information, purchase spirit wear, purchase PE uniforms, and much more!
Wednesday, August 20th:
10:00 am – 1:00 pm - Sixth Grade Student Orientation - all 6th Grade Students report to the Pit
1:30 – 2:30 pm
NEW to CMS 7th and 8th Grade Student Orientation in the Pit
NEW to CMS 7th and 8th Grade Parent Information Meeting in the Media Center
6:30 – 9:00 pm - 6th & 7th Grade Open House / Curriculum Night
Thursday, August 21st:
6:00 – 8:40 pm - 8th Grade Open House / Curriculum Night
East Union Middle - Open House for rising 7th and 8th graders on August 21st from 5:00 to 7:00 pm.
Eagle Camp for rising 6th graders on August 19th at 2:00 or 5:00 pm. Come and meet your child's teacher on August 19th. We have two sessions. You can come at 2:00 pm or at 5:00 pm. We will be providing important information about our school so save the date!
Fairview – Open House/Meet Your Teacher/Ice Cream Social
Grades 1st – 5th – Thursday, August 21st – 4:00 – 6:00 pm
Kindergarten Open House/Meet Your Teacher – Friday, August 29th, 4:00-6:00pm
Forest Hills High - Meet your Teacher Day will be Friday, August 22nd from 9:00 to 11:00 am or 1:00 to 3:00 pm. This is the time to walk your schedule, meet your teachers, and make sure you are ready for the first day of school!!!
Hemby Bridge Elementary - Open House for students in grades 1-5 will be held on Thursday, August 21, 4:00 - 5:30 p.m.
Indian Trail - Back to School Open House/Meet the Teacher is August 21, 2014.
3:00-3:45: Open Meet and Greet
3:50-4:30: Closed door session to cover curriculum and expectations
Break: (Dinner provided by PTO)
6:00-6:45: Open Meet and Greet
6:50-7:30: Close door session to cover curriculum and expectations
If you have a kindergarten student for 2014-2015 school year that missed the April 29th Open House, please contact the office (704-821-7614) or come inside and pick up a kindergarten package and sign up for an assessment date this summer.
Kensington - Open House for students in grades 1-5 will be held on Friday, August 22, from 2:00 - 4:00 pm. Classroom assignments will be given out at that time.
Open House for our new kindergarteners will be held Friday, August 29, from 3:00 – 5:00 pm. You will be receiving a letter the first week of August with information about Staggered Enrollment, to be held on August 25-28.
Marvin Elementary - Open House for families new to Marvin Elementary and Kindergarten Families – Thursday, August 21 from 6:00-7:00 pm
Open House for Marvin Elementary – Friday, August 22 from 1:00–4:00 pm (1:00–2:00 pm Student last name A-F, 2:00–3:00 pm Student last name G-N, 3:00–4:00 pm Student last name O-Z)
Marvin Ridge High - 2014-2015 - Class Orientation Dates:
Wednesday, August 13 - Seniors, Class of 2015, 8:00-11:00 am
Thursday, August 14 - Juniors, Class of 2016, 8:00-11:00 am
Monday, August 18 - Sophomores, Class of 2017, 8:00-11:00 am
Tuesday, August 19 - Freshmen, Class of 2018 for Parents and Students; Last Names A-L 8:00-10:00 am; Last Names M-Z 10:30 am - 12:30 pm.
Marvin Ridge Middle - Open House (Meet the Teachers and Walk Your Schedule) Date: August 22, 2014 Times: Sixth Grade - 8:00-9:30 am; Seventh Grade - 10:00-11:30 am; Eighth Grade - 1:00-2:30 pm
Marshville Elementary – Open House will be held on Thursday, August 21 - 4:00 – 6:00 pm
Monroe High - Open House will be held on September 15th – 6:30–8:00pm
Monroe Middle - Open House will be held on Friday, August 22nd. Sixth Grade Open House will be from 3:00 to 4:00 pm; 7th and 8th Grade will be from 4:00 to 5:00 pm
New Salem is hosting an open house for parents and students in grades 1-5 to meet their teachers on Thursday, August 21st from 4:00 – 6:00 pm
Kindergarten parents and students can meet their teachers on Thursday, August 28 from 4:00 – 6:00 pm
New Town - “Meet and Greet” your new teachers & classmates, and their parents (drop-in event) on Friday, August 22nd
1st-5th grades—4:00-5:30 pm
Parkwood High will hold its Open House for the 2014-15 school year on Friday, August 22, 2014, from 4:00 to 6:00 pm. This event is designed as a drop-in meet and greet for parents and students to receive further scheduling information, meet the teachers, and receive calendar information about the year.
Parkwood Middle - 6th Grade Orientation - August 19th, 2014 – 9:00 am-12:00 pm
Open House Schedule:
August 20th, 2014 – 7th and 8th Grade Open House Drop-In
(6th grade students and parents are welcome to attend as well)
7th Grade Open House is from 1:00 - 3:00 pm
8th Grade Open House is from 3:00 – 5:00 pm
Piedmont High School
Freshmen Orientation - August 22 from 2:00-3:00 pm
Open House- grades 10-12 - August 22 from 3:00-4:00 pm
Piedmont Middle School
6th Grade Panther Camp - August 20 - 1:00-3:00pm
Open House - August 22
8th Grade - 12:00-1:30 pm
7th Grade - 2:00-3:30 pm
Poplin Elementary - Open House, Thursday, August 21st from
Porter Ridge Elementary - Open House, Thursday, August 21st from 3 - 5 pm.
Porter Ridge High - Open House will be August 20th from 6:30-8:00 pm
Porter Ridge Middle - Sixth grade open house will be August 20 from 2:00-4:00 pm and 5:00-7:00 pm. You need only attend one session.
Seventh and eighth grade open house will be August 22 from 2:00-4:00 pm and 5:00-7:00 pm. Again you need only attend one session.
1st - 5th grade Open House will be on August 22nd at 5:00 pm
Kindergarten Open House will be on August 29th at 5:00 pm
Rea View Elementary - Rea View's Meet the Teacher session for grades K-5 will take place on Friday, August 22nd from 2:00 – 4:00 pm. We are asking that families with last names A-M attend from 2:00 – 3:00 pm and families with last names N-Z attend from 3:00 – 4:00 pm. This helps alleviate the congestion in the building and gives the teachers more time to meet your child. NOTE: We will not have sessions on Thursday, August 21st as was previously posted.
Rock Rest Elementary will be having open house on Friday, August 22nd from 9:00 -11:00 am.
Rocky River Elementary will be having Open House for the 2014-2015 school year Friday, August 22, 2014 from 3:00 – 6:00 pm. We are looking forward to meeting you and your children at this time.
Sandy Ridge - Open House will be Friday, August 22, 2014.
9:30 - 10:30 am last names A - M
1:30 - 2:30 pm last names N - Z
If you are unable to attend the given time period, please feel free to attend the other time period.
Sardis Elementary - Thursday, August 21 from 4:30-6:30 pm - Meet & greet the teacher for grades 1-5
South Providence – Open House will be Friday, August 22, 1:00-4:00 pm
Stallings Elementary is excited to host a New Family Night on Tuesday, August 12, from 6-8 pm in the school's Media Center. We welcome families with new students in grades 1-5 to join us and learn more about our school!
Parents of Rising Kindergarten students: We invite you to join us on Tuesday, August 19 at 6:00 pm for our annual Kindergarten Parent Orientation. This meeting is for parents only and is an opportunity for you to meet the Kindergarten team and to get important information about our school and about Kindergarten. We hope to see you there!
OPEN HOUSE for students in grades 1-5 on Thursday, August 21 from 4:00-6:00 pm. We ask that students in grades 1-3 join us between 4:00 and 5:00 pm and students in grades 4 and 5 join us between 5:00 and 6:00 pm. Class lists will be posted outside of classrooms.
Sun Valley Elementary - Open House for students in grades K-5 is scheduled for August 22, 2014 from 6:00 - 7:30 pm. Parents and students will have an opportunity to meet teachers/staff members and "drop off" school supplies.
Sun Valley High - Open House will be August 20th – 6:00-8:00pm
Sun Valley Middle -
Saturday, August 16th
School Tours for students and parents who have not toured the school – 9:00, 9:30, 10:00, 10:30, 11:00, 11:30
Wednesday, August 20th
Open House for 8th grade (All 8th grade) from 4:00 - 6:00 pm
Open House – Walk Through for 6th grade (Last Name A-K) - 6:00–8:00 pm
Thursday, August 21st
Open House – Walk Through for 6th grade (Last Name L-Z) – 6:00-8:00 pm
Friday, August 22nd
Open House – Walk Through for 7th grade (All 7th grade) – 3:00-6:00 pm
Union Elementary - Open House for 1st - 5th grade will be Thursday, August 21 from 4:00-6:00 pm. Kindergarten Open House will be August 29 from 2:30-4:00 pm
Unionville Elementary - Open House for 1st - 5th Graders - August 21, 2014 from 4:00-6:00 pm
Kindergarten - August 28, 2014 from 4:00-6:00 pm
Thursday, August 21st Open House for 1st through 5th from 4:00 - 6:00 pm
Thursday, August 28th Open House for Kindergarten from 4:00 - 6:00 pm
Weddington Elementary will hold Meet and Greet Open House from 12:00 -2:00 pm on Friday, August 22nd.
Weddington HS - Open House for 10th, 11th, and 12th Graders – Tuesday, August 19
Seniors: 9:00 – 11:00 am
Juniors: 11:00 – 1:00 pm
Sophomores: 1:00 – 3:00 pm
New Student Orientation - Monday, August 18 - WHS will be hosting a New Student Orientation for all rising 9th graders and new students to WHS on Monday, August 18 from 9:00 - 11:00 am. Students will receive schedules during Orientation.
Weddington Middle - Open House dates are as follows:
6th grade students with the last name beginning with A-K will be held on Wednesday, August 20 from 6:00 - 7:00 pm.
6th grade students with the last name beginning with L-Z will be held on Thursday, August 21 from 6:00 - 7:00 pm.
7th and 8th graders new to WMS are invited to open house on Friday, August 22 at 9:00 – 10:00 am
All 7th and 8th graders are invited to open house on Friday, August 22 from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm.
Wesley Chapel Elementary – Open House will be August 22, 2014,
5:00 – 7:00 pm
Western Union - 2014-2015 Open House -- We will have our 1st - 5th grade Open House on Thursday, August 21 from 4:00 - 5:30 pm.
We will have our Kindergarten Open House on Thursday, August 28 at 5 pm.
Teacher assignments will be posted at Open House.
Wingate Elementary – Open House - August 20, 4:30 - 6:00 pm
Written by: Deb Coates Bledsoe
Posted: Aug 07, 2014 by Deb Coates Bledsoe