This letter was sent out by the Madison Public School system:
August 24, 2012
Dear Parents / Guardians:
I hope all is well with your family and that you are enjoying a fun-filled and relaxing summer. The purpose of this email is to welcome you and your family to the new school year and to share the following important information with you:
First Day of School
There is no school for students on Friday, August 31st and Monday, September 3rd. I hope your family has an enjoyable Labor Day weekend.
School Bus Transportation
School bus stop information is posted on the website.
Back to School Night
Please review the following Back to School Night / Open House Schedule. These dates are also published on the website calendar.School Grade Date Time Jeffrey Elementary K AM 9/13/12 6:00 PM K PM, Gr 1 - 2 9/13/12 7:15 PM Gr 3 - 4 9/12/12 7:00 PM Island Ave Elementary Gr 1 - 2 9/12/12 6:30 PM Gr 3 - 4 9/12/12 7:30 PM Ryerson Elementary Gr 1 - 2 9/12/12 6:30 PM Gr 3 - 4 9/12/12 7:30 PM Brown Middle School Gr 5 9/19/12 6:30 PM Gr 6 9/20/12 6:30 PM Polson Middle School Gr 7 - 8 9/27/12 6:30 PM Daniel Hand High School Gr 9 - 12 9/13/12 6:45 PM
All of the above information can also be found on our website in the Back To School section.
In closing, enjoy the remaining weeks of summer. As always, I thank you for your enthusiastic support of public education in Madison.
Thomas R. Scarice