Back to school
Schools will mail 2016-2017 welcome letters to students Aug. 12. Wicomico County Schools will hold open houses Aug. 23-25 in preparation for the opening of the 2016-2017 school year on Monday, Aug. 29, for most students*.

*Students in grades 1-6 and grade 9 will attend school on Aug. 29. (Exceptions: All grades will attend at Pittsville Elementary and Middle, and only grade 6 will attend at Mardela Middle and High.)

All students in grades 1-12 will be in school Tuesday, Aug. 30.

During the first week, kindergarten and prekindergarten students will report as scheduled by the assigned school.

Please visit the pages listed at left for more detailed information for the upcoming school year.

Please note: All schools and school system offices will be closed the morning of Thursday, Aug. 25 so that employees may participate in staff development activities to prepare for the start of the new school year. Schools and offices will reopen at 11:30 a.m. that day.