Start of the 2019-2020 School Year

Welcome to the new school year!
From school supplies to open house nights, there is a lot to do as we get ready to come back.
You will find everything you need to know right here.

When is the first day of school?

  • Thursday, August 15 – Grades 1-12

  • August 15,16,19 - Kindergarten phase-in days (families will be notified)

2019-2020 Academic Calendar

Open House Dates and School Hours 

Goshen High School- Open House
  • Grade 9 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm.  
  • Grades 10,11,12 - 7pm to 8pm.
Daily student hours- 7:30am to 2:30pm
Marr/Cook Elementary School- Open House
  • Grades PK- 2- 6pm to 7pm.
Daily student hours- 8:40am to 3:30pm
Goshen Middle School- Open House
  • Grade 6 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm.  
  • Grades 7&8 - 7pm to 8pm.
Daily student hours- 7:20am to 2:20pm
Spaulding Elementary School - Open House
  • Grades 3,4,5- 6:30pm to 7:30pm.
Daily student hours- 8:30am to 3:20pm

Supply Lists

The Sales Tax holiday starts on Friday, August 2, 2019 at 12:00 a.m. and ends on Sunday, August 4, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. 


During the holiday, the following items are exempt from sales and use tax:

  • Clothing priced at $75 per item or less;
  • School supplies priced at $20 per item or less; and
  • School instructional material priced at $20 per item or less.
Marr/Cook Elementary
Spaulding Elementary
Goshen Middle School

***Note High School students will get supply lists for their specific class loads when school starts.