Monroe City Back to School Dates


All Monroe City Schools will be closed from March 16th through at least April 14th. Please see Monroe City Schools website for the latest official updates.


The end of the summer is drawing near for students throughout Monroe, which means it’s almost time to head back to school. We know this can be a difficult transition for the kids, but it takes a heavy toll on parents’ schedules as well. To help everyone get their schedules all figured out, we’ve got all the important Monroe city back to school dates right here.

We’ve even added important holidays and teacher workdays that will be occurring throughout the 2019 – 2020 school year so you can easily plan any trips or events around your student’s schedule. This handy back to school schedule should help you easily transition into a successful school year.

This schedule reflects the 2019 – 2020 school year calendar for Monroe City Public Schools, but it is not completely exhaustive. If you’re unsure of any of the dates, check with your local school district to verify that you have the correct back to school dates for your area.

Private school students will need to check with their school’s website to find back to school dates for their particular school.

Monroe City School Calendar 2019 – 2020

First Day of School: Friday, August 9, 2019

Fall Break: Tuesday, October 15, 2019 – Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Thanksgiving Break: Monday, November 25, 2019 – Friday, November 29, 2019

Christmas Break: Monday, December 23, 2019 – Monday, January 6, 2020

Spring Break: Monday, March 30, 2020 – Monday, April 6, 2020

Easter Break: Monday, April 13, 2020

Last Day of School: Thursday, May 21, 2020

Back to School Checklist for Monroe City Students:

Make sure to check with your child’s teachers to figure out what they’ll need for the upcoming school year. Many schools have started using to post their supplies list, making it easy for you to print out an easy shopping list to take with you on your back to school shopping trip.

Here are the essentials for students at each school level:

Elementary School:

  • Backpack
  • Lunchbox
  • Art Supplies (Markers, Crayons, etc.)
  • 2 Pencils
  • Pencil Sharpener
  • Three Ring Binder with Folders for Each Subject
  • Wide Ruled Loose Leaf Paper
  • Glue Sticks
  • Box of Tissues for Classroom
  • Safety Scissors
  • Eraser

Middle School:

  • Backpack
  • Agenda for Homework Assignments
  • Three Ring Binder with Dividers for Each Subject
  • Loose Leaf Paper
  • Highlighters
  • 2 Pencils
  • Pens with Blue or Black Ink
  • Ruler, Compass & Protractor
  • Spiral Notebooks for Each Subject
  • USB Drive to Save and Carry Computer Work

High School:

  • Backpack
  • Three Ring Binder with Dividers for Each Subject
  • USB Drive
  • Pens with Blue or Black Ink
  • 2 Pencils
  • Highlighters
  • Folders for Handouts
  • Notebook for Each Subject

This information should help you prepare you and your family for Monroe City’s back to school dates. Start the school year strong with everything your student needs to succeed this 2019 – 2020 school year. Print out a copy of the calendar to make sure you don’t miss any school holidays!

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