Information & Resources for the 2024-2025 School Year

Elementary Boundaries:

Clear Backpack Policy:

Clear Backpack Policy

Examples of Allowed/Not Allowed Bags

Registration/Enrollment Instructions & Forms:

Liberty Preschool Registration:

Open Registration for the 2024-2025 school year begins April 1st.

Please click here for more information!

Dates to Remember:

2024-2025 School Year Calendar

In Person Registration Opportunities*: 

Kindergarten Only:

Thursday, April 25th: 5:00-7:00 p.m.

All Schools:

Thursday, July 18th: 9:00 am-12:00 pm or 4:00-8:00 p.m.

*In person registration is not required, but is an opportunity to access laptops at each school, get information, and present required documents. All students can be enrolled or registered online from home.

Out of District Trasfer Requests: 

May 28-May 31, 2024

Backpack/School Supply Giveaway:

Saturday, July 13th, 10:00 a.m. until gone (will start before 10:00 am if traffic is backed up onto Epler Avenue)

Decatur Elementary Learning Center

Enter from Epler Avenue

Back to School Nights:

July 23rd:

Lynwood Elementary 5:30-6:30 pm

Decatur Middle School 6:00-7:30 pm

July 24th:

Liberty Preschool: 5:00-6:00 pm

July 26th:

Valley Mills Elementary 5:00-6:00 pm

July 29th:

Gold Academy 5:00-6:00 pm

Decatur High Ability Academy 5:00-6:00 pm

Stephen Decatur Elementary 5:30-6:30 pm

West Newton Elementary 5:30-6:30 pm

Blue Academy 6:30-7:30 pm

August 7th:

Decatur Central High School 6:00-7:00 pm

Decatur Township School for Excellence 6:00-7:00 pm

1st Day of School:

Tuesday, July 30th, 2024

2024-2025 Approved School Year Calendar


School Supply Lists 2024-2025 

*Remidner: Please reference the Clear Bag Policy for MSD Decatur Township Schools.

Liberty Preschool Half Day

Liberty Preschool Full Day

Blue Academy

Decatur High Ability Academy

Gold Academy

Lynwood Elementary

Stephen Decatur Elementary

Valley Mills Elementary

West Newton Elementary

Decatur Middle School

Decatur Township School for Excellence

*Teachers at DCHS will communicate supply needs to students.

All MSD Decatur Township School Supply List QR Codes




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