Mr. Robert Mehalick, Superintendent of the Carbondale Area School District, has released the scheduled activities for the opening of the 2018- 2019 school year.

Students will report for classes on Tuesday, August 28, 2018. All students will report directly to their assigned homerooms.

The 2018-2019 time schedule for students is as follows:

Carbondale Area Elementary: Students Arrive – 7:45 a.m., Depart – 2:35 p.m.

Carbondale Area Jr-.Sr. High School Students Arrive – 7:55 a.m., Depart – 3:00 p.m.

Any parent with a child residing in the Carbondale Area School District who has not yet registered is reminded that student registration should be completed prior to the start of the school year. School offices are open from 8:00 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. daily.

Parents should bring health and immunization records to the school in order to register.

No child can be admitted to school without the proper health records and proof of immunization in accordance with the Pennsylvania Department of Health regulations.

The Carbondale Area School District currently has a Central Registration Office located in the front office of the High School. Please contact Mrs. Mary Carachilo at 1-844-330-2273, extension 1191 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. to register your child.

Students are reminded to dress in accordance with the school uniform policy.

All elementary students will receive a handbook on the first day of school. All High School students can view the handbook on the Carbondale Area website and parents are reminded to sign the confirmation page given to the students on the first day of school.

Parents are encouraged to read the handbook and discuss the information with their child.

Cafeteria services will begin on the first day of school. The breakfast program is a universal free breakfast for all students. The cost of the school lunch is $2.35 for students who pay full price and 40 cents for those who qualify for a reduced price.

Bus schedules will be published in The Advantage as well as in the Carbondale News. Please visit our website at for information.