The first day of school for area students is fast approaching. Marion County Public School students will begin the school year Wednesday, Aug. 8. St. Augustine School students will start a day earlier, Tuesday, Aug. 7.
The following is a schedule of open houses and student registrations at local schools:
Monday, July 30
• Marion County High School, 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., 12th grade
Tuesday, July 31