SJC schools to hold district-wide orientation Aug. 9


The St. Johns County School District will hold a districtwide orientation on Tuesday, August 9 from 8 a.m. to noon. The orientation will enable students and parents to get supply lists, receive class schedules, and meet teachers prior to the official start of the 2016-2017 school year on Aug. 10, which will be a full day of classes with no early release.

While many schools have scheduled orientations on other dates and times, staff will be available at all schools on Tuesday, August 9 from 8 a.m. to noon. Parents are encouraged to call or visit the school website to verify any changes in orientation and open house dates.

It is also recommended that parents register their children for school as soon as possible. Parents may access information regarding registration requirements and their child’s attendance zone by visiting the school district website at and clicking on the “Families” tab. Additional information on registration and school attendance zones may be obtained from the Student Services Office at (904) 547-7797.