Back to School in South Atlanta: School Start Dates 2023-2024 | South Atlanta Moms

The 2023-2024 school year is just around the corner, and as parents, we know how important it is to be prepared. Here are the start dates for school districts in South Atlanta:


Lamar County: July 28

Butts County: July 31

Atlanta Public Schools: August 1

Thomaston-Upson County Schools: August 1

Griffin-Spalding County Schools: August 1

Clayton County Public Schools: August 2

Henry County Schools: August 2

Fayette County Public Schools: August 3

DeKalb County School District: August 7

Fulton County Schools: August 7

Pike County Schools: August 9

Meriwether County School District: August 9


Please note that these are just the start dates for the first day of school. There may be other important dates, such as teacher workdays, parent-teacher conferences, and holidays, so be sure to check with your child’s school for the full calendar.


We hope this helps you get ready for the new school year.

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