Your Back-To-School Checklist
Baltimore County Public Schools open to students for the 2012-2013 school year on Monday, August 27. As parents, guardians, or students, there are plenty of things you need to know to get ready for school, and to help make
the first day a positive and productive experience. This checklist will help
you find the information you need to prepare for heading back into the
Determine which school
your child will attend.
If this is your child's first year in school, if you are new to the area, or if you have recently
moved, use the school locator to find
which school your child will attend.
Register your children at the appropriate school.
Incoming BCPS 6th and 9th graders must verify residency – click
here for additional information.
Make sure your child's immunizations
are up-to-date. Be advised that
an Immunization Rule Change took affect
September 2006 for students in
View the immunization clinic
schedule and a list of other
child may need.
Get your supplies.
School supplies lists can be obtained directly from your school either on the
school web site or by contacting the main office by telephone. Use the school directory to obtain contact information.
Attend your school's
Back-To-School Night. Visit the Back-To-School
Night Calendar to determine the date at your school.
Bookmark the BCPS web
Remember to visit the BCPS web site for up-to-date information throughout the
Learn about what parents can do to get their children ready for those
all-important first days of a new school year.
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