Ready or not, here it comes! Schedules. Early bedtimes. Shiny new supplies. Homework. Some call it a hassle, while others call it a return to sanity, but we all know it as Back To School Madness! We hope this Back to School Guide for Huntsville helps you up your BTS game and make your year a bit easier.
There’s something here for parenting Preschool through High School. Just click on the orange article titles to read more – you’re guaranteed to be at the top of the parenting class!
Back to School Guide for Huntsville & the Tennessee Valley
- FIRST – You gotta prepare. Get your students ready to hit the books with these tips on buying school supplies, riding the bus, and more!
- NEXT – Focus on the students & teachers. We’ve got valuable information on how to keep your kids and their teachers happy year-round.
- FINALLY – Be informed. Stay in the know about all your educational options and resources from tutors, classes, and inspiring local educators.
Back to School Frequently Asked Questions
When Do Kids Go Back to School in 2020?
Huntsville City Schools – August 17
Madison County Schools – August
Madison City Schools – August 12
Limestone County Schools – August
Athens City Schools – August
Decatur City Schools – August
Florence City Schools – August
Gadsden City Schools – August
Guntersville City Schools – August
Hartselle City Schools – August
Jackson County Schools – August
Marshall County Schools – August
Morgan County Schools – August
Scottsboro City Schools – August
What Vaccines Do My Kids Need for School?
Each child enrolled in day care, Head Start, and public or private school in Alabama must have a valid Alabama Certificate of Immunization on file at the facility that they attend. The certificate may be obtained from the physician or clinic that administers the vaccine or may be completed by any county health department in the State if the parent presents a vaccine record from the provider.
Get details about which vaccines are needed per age and grade on the Alabama Public Health Department website.
Where Can I Find Information About Homeschooling in Huntsville?
Check out our Homeschooling Guide to Huntsville & North Alabama.