For some, the new school year has already begun, but for many, the first day has yet to come.
Below is a list of school start dates for counties in the greater Tampa Bay area.
NOTE: Click on the name of your county to access the calendar for the entire school year.
- Citrus County: Monday, August 10
- Hardee County: Monday, August 10
- Hernando County: Monday August 24
- Highlands County: Wednesday, August 19
- Hillsborough County: Tuesday, August 25
- Manatee County: Monday, August 24
- Pasco County: Monday, August 24
- Pinellas County: Monday, August 24
- Polk County: Monday, August 24
- Sarasota County: Monday, August 24
Many teachers have distributed their student supply lists for the upcoming year. Parents are encouraged to shop for supplies during Florida's tax free holiday, which began August 7 and lasts through August 16.
CLICK HERE for a list of items included, and not included in the tax holiday.