DeAnn Bennett, Valley Elementary principal, has the announced the following changes and schedule for the 2013-2014 school year:
-- New school start hours: Doors open at 7:45 a.m.; breakfast served 8 to 8:15 a.m.
-- New school dismissal time: Will begin at 3 p.m. (Dismissal procedure for students being picked up after school will remain the same, requiring a car tag displayed in windshield when picking up students. New car tags for the 2013-2014 school year can be obtained in the school office.)
-- New student registration: New students can be enrolled at Valley Elementary now.
-- Back to school open house: Wednesday, Aug. 21, from 4 to 6 p.m. (All VES students and their families are invited stop by to meet their new teacher and visit their classroom.)
-- First day of school for students: Thursday, Aug. 22