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8 Things to Know

The 2018-2019 school year has arrived! School starts on Monday, August 27. Here are eight things to do as you get ready for the first day of school.

Find Your Bus Route - Looking for your bus route? Please visit and click your school name To find out if your address is eligible for busing, visit Some schools also have special snow routes for the winter season; those routes will be posted as we approach winter.

Check Out the School Calendar – Visit to view the 2018-2019 school calendar. This is where you can find information about holidays, school closures, and school board meetings.

Download Our Mobile App - Stay on top of the latest news, calendar events and emergency information about your child's school. Click here for more information or search for "Medford School District 549C" in the app store.

Follow Us on Social Media – Stay up-to-date with school news and upcoming events by liking us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter and Instagram. Have your own photo to share? Be sure to tag us and use the hashtag #ProudToBeMSD.

Update Your Emergency Contact Information – Make sure we have your current phone number and email address so we can reach you quickly during an emergency and keep you up-to-date about what is happening at school. Update your contact information with your school office. 

Turn in Health Forms –  If your child has a life-threatening condition or needs medication at school, please contact your school and provide them with a Medication Permissions Form and a Medication Log Form. Contact your child's school if you have questions.

Pick Up a School Supply List – School supply lists can be found online on each school’s website under "Our School" > “About Us." You can find your school at

Find Out What’s For Lunch – If you’re looking for monthly lunch menus, visit Sodexo's website for information about elementary, middle, and high school lunch. You can also deposit money on your child’s account or apply for meal assistance on the same site.