Back to School Guide

Back to school right around the corner and it is time to get those school supplies, new shoes, and some great new threads for the kids to sport. We have some helpful information to help you make the grade.

We know parents have lots of questions when it comes to back to school and we are here to help! We have put together a guide to help you find helpful information to get you and the kids ready for a great school year. Get your #2 pencils ready and take a look below.

 

Resource guide for 2019-2020 school year

2019-20120 School Calendars

Jefferson County
First day – August 14
Fall Break – October 4-8, this 8 is parent teacher conferences
Thanksgiving Break – November 27-29
Winter Break – December 23-January 6
Spring Break – March 30-April 3
Last Day (subject to change) – May 28

Oldham County
First day – August 14
Fall Break – October 21-25
Thanksgiving Break – November 27-29
Winter Break – December 23- January 6
Spring Break – March 30-April 3
Last Day (subject to change) – May 27

Catholic Schools
First day – August 13
Fall Break – No fall break listed
Thanksgiving Break
Winter Break – December 23- January 3
Spring Break – March 30-April 3
Last Day (subject to change) – May 26

Free School Supplies

Click here for a list of suggested supplies for JCPS students.

Back to School events though JCPS

Concert & Backpack Giveaway – Aug 10, 12:00pm – AMPED

California Community Clothes Give A Way Fun Fest! – Aug 10, 11am-2pm – California Community Center

Wellness Day and Giveaways – Aug 10, 10am-3pm – Molly Leonard Partland Community Center

Goodwill Industries of KY

Where to donate supplies

Supply Drive  – Jewish Family and Career Services – Supplies requested by August 6

WLKY, Commonwealth Bank & Trust: Teacher Supply Drive – Until Aug 10 – Various Locations

Westport Village Supply Drive and Free Concert – Aug 8, 6pm-8pm

Volunteers of America

Free Health Screenings & Sport Physicals 

Wellness Day and Giveaways – Aug 10, 10am-3pm – Molly Leonard Partland

Events

Blessing and Graeter’s Walk – Aug 7, 6:30pm-8:30pm – Westport Road Baptist Church

Back to School Bash 2019! – Aug 9, 6:30pm-8:30pm – All About Kids

Open Mat (School Supplies Donation) – Aug 10, 10am-2pm – Derby City Mixed Martial Arts

Bully Prevention – Aug 10, 3:30pm-4:15pm – St. Matthews Martial Arts

Westport Village Supply Drive and Free Concert – Aug 8, 6pm-8pm

 

Before and After School care

JCPS Child Enrichment Program

Nanny Pair

Hwang’s Martial Arts

La Petite Academy

Friends School

Louisville Catholic School information

School Closings

WLKY Snowatch

WDRB Snowfox

WHAS11 Alert Center

WAVE3 Closings 

Bus Information 

JCPS

Oldham

Homeschooling information

JCPS Guidelines

Louisville Homeschool Facebook group

Louisville Homeschool

Louisville Free Public Library resources

School Clothes and Uniforms (some with specials) 

Academy Sports + Outdoors

Shopping at Paddock Shops – Aug 9-10, 10am – The PAddock Shops

Summer’s Over Back to School Bash – Aug 10, 10am-6pm – Fleet Feet Louisville

Mall St. Matthews

Shaheen’s Department Store

Goodwill Industries

 

More information and resources can be found on the JCPS webpage and the Oldham County Schools webpage.

 

Have a child going into preschool? You can check out our list of great preschool here.

Did we miss an event? Would you like to information on something we don’t have listed? Drop us an email: info@LouisvilleFamilyFun.net.

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