• 2024-2025 Early Start Calendar Frequently Asked Questions

    The WS/FCS Board of Education has approved a 2024-2025 School Calendar that starts earlier than in years past.  Because of this significant change, we want to make sure our students, parents, and community stakeholders know how this earlier start will impact them moving forward.  This document will be updated frequently, and we encourage you to revisit it often to see updates and additional information.

  • Student & Families FAQs

  • When will Graduation be held for 2025 graduates?

  • What is the Summer Meal program schedule?

  • How do I access before/after care for summer?

  • When is Summer School?

  • How do I find out information about Summer School for my student?

  • Where can I find the calendars for the 2024-25 school year?

  • If my family has a pre-planned, unavoidable conflict that cannot be changed during the first 2 weeks of school that will result in my student being absent, what do I need to do?

  • What is the timeline for requesting or changing a bus stop?

  • When is Open House?

  • Why is attendance crucial in the first 2 weeks of school?

  • If a student is enrolled in an EOC course and does not show up to school until after day 10 (semester) or day 20 (year long), can the student drop the course?

  • Staff FAQs

  • How will the Terms of Employment change with the early start of the school year?

  • What is the staff transfer process and timeline?

  • What is the summer work schedule for employees?

  • What is the 11-month employee summer work schedule?

  • When is Summer School?

  • How do I find out information about Summer School as a staff member who applied to work?

  • What professional development opportunities are available during the summer?

  • Where can I find the calendars for the 2024-25 school year?

  • What is the Terms of Employment for the 2024-25 school year?

  • What do I need to do if I am going to miss teacher workdays at the beginning of the school year due to a pre-planned, unavoidable conflict?

  • When is Open House?

  • What is the pay schedule for 10-month employees?

  • Will the change in schedule impact annual salary for employees who work less than 12 months?

  • What is the pay schedule for classified employees who get paid mid-month?