Elementary Schools Announce Important Back to School Dates & Information

Elementary Schools Announce Important Back to School Dates & Information

Our schools are excited to welcome our students and families to the 2021-2022 school year!  

Please find a list of important back to school dates and helpful links to help you and your family plan for another year of excellent learning experiences in the Starkville Oktibbeha School District.   

Teacher Assignment 

Tuesday, July 27; 10 am until 2 pm 
Teacher assignment for students at Sudduth, HWS, & OES will be available for pick up at each school on July 27 from 10 am until 2 pm.  Students must have a completed online registration form, including required documents, to receive their teacher assignment. 



Monday, August 2
Teacher assignment for students at West Elementary School be available for pick up at the school on Monday, August 2, from 3:30 until 5:30 during Open House. 


Open House

Monday, August 2 

West Elementary School

3:30 until 5:30 pm 


Tuesday, August 3 

Sudduth Elementary School 

10 am until 2 pm, By Appointment
*Sign up link will be shared with parents at a later date 


Wednesday, August 4 

Henderson Ward Stewart Elementary School 

8 until 10 am - 2nd Grade 

10 am until 12 pm - 3rd Grade 

12 until 2 pm - 4th Grade 

2 until 4 pm - Open Grades  


Overstreet Elementary School 

2 until 4 pm 


First Day for Students 
Thursday, August 5 


School Supply List 
*School supply lists for the 2021-2022 school are now available online. 

School Day Beginning & Ending Times 
*School day beginning & ending times have been adjusted for the 2021-2022 school year. 

School Dress Code Policy
*Dress code policy has been updated to include additions of blue jeans/denim and grey as a color for pants/shorts in grades PreK-7.

School Lunch Application 
*Complete your school lunch application to determine financial need for Title I funding and school waivers, including reduced fees for Advanced Placement testing, tuition for dual credit/dual enrollment courses, and other state and/or federal benefits.  

Online Registration 
*If you have not already completed your child's online registration form for the 2021-2022 school year, please do so at the link below.  The deadline to complete registration for bus transportation on the first day of school is July 14.  If you need assistance completing your child's online registration form, our schools are open to help you complete registration on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 9 until 11 am and 12 until 2 pm.  

Back to School DashBoard
*We're gearing up for the 2021-2022 school year, and we can't wait for a new year of excellence with our Jacket Family! In our Back to School Dashboard, we've gathered helpful links to important information and resources designed to help you get this year off to an excellent start!