Granbury students are currently headlong into a 12-week summer vacation, according to the 2014-15 school calendar approved by the school board in December.
Students will return to class on Monday, Aug. 25. Teachers return to work earlier, beginning with new hire orientation on Monday, Aug. 11.
Here are a few additional dates that parents and teachers should keep in mind while scheduling summer fun.
nTexas’ annual Sales Tax Holiday will be Friday through Sunday, Aug. 8-10. As in previous years, the law exempts most clothing, footwear, school supplies and backpacks priced under $100 from sales and use taxes, which could save shoppers about $8 on every $100 they spend.
nStudents new to GISD will register on Tuesday and Wednesday, Aug. 5 and 6.
nGranbury seniors will register on Thursday, Aug. 7.
nGranbury juniors will register on Friday, Aug. 8.
nSophomores will register on Monday, Aug. 11. Orientation is scheduled for the same day.
nThe annual Operation School Supplies Distribution and Resource Fair is scheduled for Thursday, Aug. 14 at the Granbury Resort Conference Center. This fair includes sports physicals.
nMeet the Teacher Nights and schedule distribution for elementary students, middle school students and freshmen will be on Wednesday and Thursday, Aug. 20-21.