It’s back-to-school time in Miami County.

Most Osawatomie USD 367 students kicked off the school year Tuesday, Aug. 13, and other students throughout the county aren’t far behind.

Tuesday was the first day of school for Osawatomie students in grades 1-12, with the preschoolers and kindergartners who attend Swenson Early Childhood Education Center heading back to school Wednesday, Aug. 14.

Wednesday is also the first day of school for Paola USD 368 students, with Thursday, Aug. 15, being the first day of school for Louisburg USD 416 students.

The older students start a day later in Spring Hill USD 230. The first day for grades PK-9 is Wednesday, while the first day for grades 10-12 is Thursday, according to the district calendar.

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