The school year is around the corner. Although some area schools have already started classes, many are preparing for their first day in the coming weeks.
Below is a list of area schools and their designated start dates:
Aug. 19 -- Luther Preparatory School, Watertown
Aug. 21 -- Maranatha Baptist Academy, Watertown, and St. John's Lutheran, Juneau
Aug. 22 -- Faith Lutheran School, Watertown
Aug. 26 -- St. John's Lutheran, Watertown
Aug. 27 -- Trinity-St. Luke's Lutheran School, Watertown
Sept. 3 -- St. Henry Catholic 4K-8, St. Mark's Lutheran, Riverside Middle School, Watertown High School, Douglas Elementary School, Lincoln Elementary School, Schurz Elementary School and Webster Elementary School, all in Watertown; Dodgeland High School, Hustisford Senior High School, Johnson Creek High School, Dodgeland Middle School, Hustisford Junior High School, Johnson Creek Middle School, Dodgeland Elementary School, Hustisford Elementary School, Johnson Creek Elementary School and Lebanon Elementary School.
Sept. 4 -- Webster Elementary School, Watertown, kindergarten split start
Sept. 5 -- Webster Elementary School, Watertown, kindergarten split start
Sept. 10 -- St. Henry Catholic 3K, Watertown