Schools set back-to-school information events for August 24

Back-to-school events will be held at all Polk County schools on Thursday, Aug. 24 as the district prepares for the first day of classes on August 28.

All events are open to parents and guardians of students and will offer time to meet staff and faculty at each school.

Events planned for August 24 include:

* Saluda Elementary – Meet the Teacher, 3-5 p.m.

* Sunny View Elementary – Meet the Teacher, 3-5 p.m.

* Tryon Elementary – Meet the Teacher, 3-5 p.m.

* Polk County Middle School – Grades 7-8: Meet the Teacher, 3:30-5 p.m.

* Polk Central Elementary – Open House, 4-6 p.m.

* Polk County Middle School – Grade 6: Opening Meeting, 4:30-5 p.m.; Meet the Teacher, 5-6 p.m.

* Polk County High School – Freshman and New Student Orientation, 7-8:30 p.m.