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2017-18 School Year

Elementary Schools


8:00 a.m. to 3:10 p.m. 


First Day of School for 1st - 4th grades is Thursday, August 17.


Kindergarten Schedule: Half days 8:00-11:00 or 12:10-3:10 starting August 21 through September 1, 2017.

All day kindergarten for all elementary buildings will begin on Tuesday, September 5, 2017.


Santa Fe 5/6 Center

8:00 a.m. to 3:10 p.m.           


5th gr. attend August 17

5th & 6th gr. attend August 18

Chisholm Middle School   

8:05 a.m. to 3:15 p.m.   


7th gr. and all new to CMS attend August 17

All students attend August 18

Newton High School   

8:00 a.m. to 3:10 p.m.      


All 9th gr. & new students attend August 17

All students attend August 18


Cooper Early Education Center


8:15 – 11:30 a.m. & 12:45 – 4:00 p.m.      
Monday – Friday 

   First day at Cooper is August 24