VIDEO: Parents and students get ready for the first day of school

Parents and students gather in front of Guymon Junior High School on Monday evening to find out where students will head for homeroom on Wednesday and pick up their schedules for the school year. The first day of school on Wednesday, Aug. 17 will begin at the regular 8:15 a.m. time and will release at 3:15 p.m. Students need to be picked up by 3:30 p.m. The first day will be different for junior high students, as they will gather at their homeroom classrooms in the morning and will have their first three classes of the day shortened. Students will then go to their regular schedule as directed by their teachers.

Guymon High School students are directed to be at the high school and in the classroom by 8:10 a.m. and will release at 3:25 p.m. Junior high and high school students will receive their school supply lists on their first day from each class.

Visitation day for elementary students and parents will take place on Aug. 17 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. The first day of school for elementary starts at 8:00 a.m. on Aug. 18.

For more information, contact administration at (580)338-4340 or visit the district website online at