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Bells to ring in new school year Monday

Students in the Iowa Park School District will return to classes Monday for the 2017-2018 school year.
Last year 1813 students were counted on the first day of classes.
On Monday, classes will begin at 8 a.m. on all campuses, and students will be released two hours early the first two days of school.
To help students to become familiar with the school and their teacher, meet the teachers will be held this evening.
Meet the Teacher dates for all campuses besides IPHS is this evening.
Kidwell Elementary will be open from 5:30 to 7 p.m. You may take your labeled school supplies that day. Teacher lists with student names will be posted on the front windows of Kidwell, today.
Bradford Elementary will be from 6 to 7:15 p.m.; teacher list with student names were posted on the cafeteria windows Wednesday afternoon. Students may take their supplies on meet the teacher night.;
W.F. George Middle School from 1 to 7 p.m. During that time students and parents can meet teachers, obtain schedules, organize lockers, and parents complete online registration. Doors will open at 8 a.m. for locker organization only. No sticky wallpaper in or on lockers.
Incoming freshmen at Iowa Park High School will be introduced to the campus Friday with the annual Hawk Fish Camp from 8:45 a.m. till 12-noon in the gym.
Students should wear clothes that are dress code appropriate, and no hats are to be worn in the building.
Parents should make arrangements before the first day of school for bus transportation.
Returning students should sign up for bus transportation when filling out online registration. New students may sign up on line at, or at the student’s orientation meeting.
Iowa Park CISD currently does not offer online registration for new students. Parents can enroll their child at the appropriate campus from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
You will need to take the following to enroll your child: withdrawal form from previous schools, copy of child’s birth certificate, copy of child’s social security card, copy of child’s immunization record, transcript of grades or current report card from previous school, proof of residency (copy of rental agreement or utility connection).
Also, To enroll a student or students, you must be the parent or legal guardian, and must also provide a copy of your driver’s license or other picture ID.
If you are a legal guardian, you must provide a copy of the legal guardianship papers on file.
Lunch prices for the coming school year will be: Kidwell Elementary, $2.25; Bradford Elementary, $2.55; W.F. George Middle School, $2.85; Iowa Park High School, $2.85; adults on all campuses, $3.75; and guests at all campuses, $3.75.
The district will provide free breakfast for all district students.