Back to School Important Dates




Kindergarten Assessments

Tuesday, August 6th

Please call the office if you have not scheduled your incoming kindergartner for an assessment.

Reminders of date & time will be sent out over the summer


Bench Building Party

Sunday, August 11th, 2-5pm

 Join us to help assemble new benches for Kindergarten and PreK. All tools and materials provided, we just need to put them together!


New Family Orientation

Sunday, August 18th, 2:00pm

New family orientation will begin at 2:00 in the multi-purpose room. Booths will be set up for each grade level as well as for other areas of interest such as transportation, YMCA & child nutrition. New families to PHS will be able to explore the booths and ask our staff any questions they might have.



Ice Cream Social for All Families!

Sunday, August 18th, 3:00pm

We're welcoming PHS families back to school! The ice-cream social, for ALL families, will begin at 3:00, hosted by our PTA. Maple View Farms will be providing the ice-cream and faculty & staff will be helping with the toppings. This is a great time to come out, meet new PHS families and enjoy some fun and fellowship.



Perry Harrison Elementary School

“Meet the Teacher”

Thursday, August 22th

K-2nd – 5:30-6:30pm

3rd-5th - 6:30-7:30pm



Back to School Bash at Carolina Brewery

Saturday, August 24th

Celebrate the end of summer and the start of a new school year with us! 5% of the day's sales at the Carolina Brewery in Pittsboro go to support Perry Harrison School.



First Day of School

Monday, August 26th

Welcome Back!



Kindergarten Staggered Entry Dates

Monday, August 26 & Tuesday, August 27

Your child will attend only ONE of these two staggered entry days.

Staggered entry assignments will be mailed during the summer.

All kindergarten students will come back on Wednesday, August 28.

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