Students will return to classes Tuesday

Public school students in Lancaster and Northumberland counties return to classes on Tuesday, September 5. Above, Lancaster Middle School language arts teacher Rosie Kelley prepares her classroom for fifth graders. Photo by Madison White Franks

by Madison White Franks 

KILMARNOCK—Administrators, faculty and staff are getting ready for a new school year beginning Tuesday, September 5.

All Lancaster public school students can enter their buildings as early as 8 a.m.; the school day will end at 3:15 p.m.

“I’m very excited for the upcoming school year. We have worked hard all summer to make sure our schools are staffed with the very best instructional and support staff available and we’re looking forward to continuing the growth we have been experiencing in student achievement,” said superintendent Steve Parker.

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