Charles County Public Schools Open August 31 for 2015/16 School Year

August 30, 2015

CCPSThe 2015-16 school year officially begins on Monday, Aug. 31 for students in grades kindergarten through 12. Charles County Public Schools (CCPS) expects to welcome more than 26,500 students this school year. Students enrolled in the prekindergarten and three-year-old programs start on Tuesday, Sept. 8.

Dates for the coming school year are available on the CCPS website in the 2015-16 Parent Handbook/Calendar at Students and teachers will receive a copy of the calendar during the first week of school.

For additional back to school information, including orientation and open house dates and times, visit the system website at

Charles County Public Schools provides 26,500 students in grades prekindergarten through 12 with an academically challenging education. Located in Southern Maryland, Charles County Public Schools has 36 schools that offer a technologically advanced, progressive and high quality education that builds character, equips for leadership and prepares students for life, careers and higher education.