Wednesday, August 8, 2012

International Community School readies for first day of school [Aug 13]

As previously reported, the International Community School (ICS) has signed a 10-year lease for Medlock Elementary. ICS is a K-5 charter and IB World School that serves ~400 DeKalb County children; enrollment is determined by a lottery (also see ICS's admission policy). Administrators have been busy in the last several weeks, readying the building and surroundings for the coming school year. A work day with volunteers took place on August 4 and another is scheduled for August 11.

The full school schedule for 2012-2013 is available online; here are some key dates of interest to MANA residents:

August 9 (1-3pm)
Registration Day
August 10 (5-7pm)
Registration Day
August 13
First day of school
December 20
First semester ends
January 8
Second semester begins
May 24
Second semester ends

For information about the International Community School Parent Teacher Staff Organization (IPTSO), please visit their website (currently under construction).