Back to School Information
Welcome back! We're excited for the start of a great school year!
- First day of school: Thursday, August 17, 2023
- Elkhart Community Schools 2023-2024 Calendar
- Forms and Policies
- Transportation Information
- Immunization Schedule
- Before and After Care Information
- New Student Registration instructions
- ABC: Annual Back-to-School Check-in (Returning Students - Verify/Update Info)
- Free and Reduced Meals:
- Free and Reduced Meal applications will be mailed to students' homes prior to the start of school. Additionally, a link for parents/guardians to apply can be found under each school heading below.
- Letters of Direct Certification will be mailed to qualified students' homes in August. Direct Certification (DC) is a method to automatically qualify students for free or reduced meals using data from Family and Social Services Administration (SNAP, TANF, and Medicaid) and Department of Child Services (Foster) and matching with Elkhart Community Schools' reported enrollment.
- Please note there is a 30-day carry-over of coverage from the previous school year.
Please see below for your school's hours, school supply lists, back to school events, and information about Free/Reduced meals.