Mark your calendars: Important dates for back to school

WEST COLUMBIA, SC -- We're counting down to the new school year and our first day of classes on Monday, August 19.


In the meantime, here are some key dates to help you get ready for school at Saluda River Academy for the Arts:

Registration: Haven’t completed the online registration process for your child? Stop in on Wednesday, July 31, from 7 a.m.-6:30 p.m. You also can pay fees, fill out lunch forms and more. Remember, you must stop by the school to show two proofs of residency BEFORE the first day of school. Click here to find out the types of residency documents you’ll need to bring to the school.

Orientation and open house: Stop in with your child for a sneak peek at the school and hear more about the upcoming school year. The time/date is 4:30-6 p.m. Thursday, August 15, in the cafeteria.