Back to School 2022-2023
We are excited to welcome you to the 2022-2023 school year! This webpage will be your one-stop shop for all things back to school. As we prepare for the upcoming school year, there are some important items families need to know before the first day of school. Schools will also provide specific communication in the coming days and weeks.
Please click on the links below for more detailed information.
Back by popular demand, our schools will host "Student Orientation Days" on September 1st and 2nd. Please see your school's websites and newsletters for their specific information about these dates.
First Day of School:
Grades 1-12 | September 6
Kindergarten | September 7
HomeConnection | September 12
Hand-in-Hand | September 14
2022-2023 OHPS Start and End Times
What You Need to Know
Mental Health Resources
The Oak Harbor Public Schools fosters a culture that promotes the health, safety, and well-being of students, parents, and staff. Learn more about the available mental resources and services to students and families.
Changes Coming to the Free and Reduced Lunch Program
During the COVID-19 pandemic, federal programs provided funding for schools to provide free school meals for all students. Beginning in the 2022-2023 school year, the funding that allowed for the free meals for all will expire. All families are encouraged to complete a 2022-23 Household Application for Free and Reduced-Price Meals if your household income is within the guidelines. Learn more about how to apply!
Transportation services will begin on Tuesday, September 6, the first day of school. All families needing transportation to or from school are required to fill out a transportation request form. Fill out a transportation form online!
Washington state updated its COVID-19 school and child care guidance on August 5, 2022, which included updates to the isolation protocol.
Each student will receive a district-issued Chromebook for the 2022-2023 school year. Learn more about student Chromebooks and technology.
School Supplies List
Our school is committed to providing the necessary school materials to make sure they receive a quality education in Oak Harbor Public Schools thanks to the incredible generosity of our community through local levies. Check out examples of the supplies provided to students.