The Shelbyville School District has made a change to the school calendar. Superintendent Shane Schuricht in a letter to parents said that the first day of school will no longer be on August 17th, but instead will be on August 31st. Superintendent Schuricht said that they made the change to allow them time to complete remote learning preparations and to allow them time to finish the school’s reopening plan. The school day will run from 8:00 AM until 2:00 PM with students being able to enter the school building starting at 7:45 each morning.
Superintendent Schuricht also announced a few changes to the school calendar. School will not be be in attendance on election day, November 3rd, and they will be in attendance on Pulaski Day, March 1st. Students will not be in attendance on Election Day because it is a new state holiday.
Registration will take place in the Shelbyville High School gym on August 3rd from 2:00 PM until 6:00 PM, August 4th from 7:00 AM until 10:00 AM, and on August 5th from 9:00 AM until 1:00 PM. Due to ISBE and IDPH requirements, a maximum of 50 people will be allowed in the gym at any one time. Parents and students can enter the gym from the student parking lot doors. Families will be asked to committ to in-person or online remote learning at registration.
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