Back to School Information 2022-2023

Back to School Information 2022-2023
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Branson School District will begin its new school year on August 23.

Returning student registration through the Parent Portal will be available beginning July 18. Instructions and additional information will be emailed to returning school families. It is recommended that a laptop computer, desktop computer or tablet device be used to complete returning student registration. Registration using a smartphone is not recommended. Families may complete the registration at any Branson Schools campus, and must be completed by August 5.

Families that have experienced a residency change must update their address by bringing a current proof of residency to the student’s school building. The proof of residency must be in the parent/legal guardian's name with the physical address listed. Examples are: current utility bill, signed rental/lease agreement or property tax statement. Additional questions should be directed to the student’s school building office.

New student enrollment is scheduled for August 1 through August 5 from 8:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. at the District Offices. The following documents are required for all students enrolling: proof of residency, student's proof of age (i.e. birth certificate or passport), student's immunization record, and proof of legal guardianship or foster care placement letter, if applicable. If families
are unable to enroll their new student during this time, new student registration will be available starting August 8 in the building the student will be attending.

Students and parents are invited and encouraged to attend these Back-to-School and Open House sessions to visit classrooms and receive information about the upcoming school year.

Back-to-school events are as follows:

Kindergarten
Kindergarten families will receive communication from their classroom teacher with detailed information about a Meet the Teacher appointment on either August 11, 12, or 15. This opportunity provides families with a scheduled time to meet their teacher, drop off school supplies, and become familiar with classroom surroundings. Also, Kindergarten Orientation is scheduled for August 11 at Buchanan Elementary from 9:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. Students and families will tour the building, meet the teacher, ride a school bus, and hear important information from building principals.

Grades 1-3
An Open House event is scheduled for August 19 from 2:30 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. Students will meet their classroom teacher and become familiar with the campus.