Summer unfortunately can’t last all year. School resumes in August and the Knox Community School Board approved the dates and times for freshman orientation and back to school nights at their Monday evening board meeting. Orientation for incoming freshman is Friday, Aug. 8 from 8 a.m. until 11 a.m at Knox High School. Back to school night for the middle and high schools is Monday, Aug. 11 from 4 until 6 p.m. The back to school night for the elementary school is also on Monday Aug. 11 from 4 until 6 p.m. but is divided up by grades. The times and corresponding grades can be found here: knox community school back to school night. All students are required to attend the first day of school on Aug. 12. Middle School begins a bit earlier this year, commencing at 7:55 a.m. The elementary and high school classes begin at 8 a.m.