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First Day of School: 

Kindergarten: Sept. 1 - See information below on Soft Start

1st - 6th Grade (Elementary) : August 29  

6th Grade Academy (Middle): Orientation on August 29 

7th Grade: Orientation on August 29

8th Grade: August 30

9th Grade: Orientation on August 29 

10th - 12th Grade: August 30 

View the 2022- 2023 school calendar here.

Kinder Soft Start 

Monday, August 29 -Wednesday, August 31 is Kindergarten Soft Start across the Medford School District! This is an important opportunity for you to come to school with your kindergartner to meet teachers and staff and discuss your child’s specific needs. We will discuss schedules, transportation, health and safety guidance, and how to make a successful transition to kindergarten. These appointments are essential for a smooth and positive start to the grade school experience! 

More details to come soon from your child’s school. 

The first official day of school for your kindergartener is Thursday, September 1. There will be no school on Friday, September 2. 


  • Bus Routes are coming soon!
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  • ALL offices are open for Registration


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