First day of school on Long Island

Long Island public school students will start the 2018-19 school year on one of four different days in August or September, depending on the school district, with the largest group starting on Wednesday, Sept. 5. The choices for starting day are less varied than last year, when there were seven different "first days" spread over a 10-day span.

Scroll down to find your district in this breakdown, compiled by Michael R. Ebert. And you can read more about the new school year. This database was updated on July 30, 2018.

For broader information about your public school district or individual school, visit Newsday's Long Island Schools database, where you will find test scores, district demographics, tax and spending information along with data on teacher qualifications and staff salaries.

When schools open for 2018-19

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District First day of school Day of week Phone Teachers start
District Amagansett First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 631-267-3572 Teachers start Aug. 29-30
District Amityville First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 631-565-6019 Teachers start Aug. 30
District Babylon First day of school Sept. 6 Day of week Thursday Phone 631-893-7925 Teachers start Sept. 4-5
District Baldwin First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 516-377-9271 Teachers start Aug. 30-31
District Bay Shore First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-968-1115 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Bayport-Blue Point First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 631-472-7860 Teachers start Aug. 29-30
District Bellmore First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 516-679-2909 Teachers start Aug. 29
District Bellmore-Merrick First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 516-992-1001 Teachers start Aug. 29-30
District Bethpage First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 516-644-4001 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Brentwood First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-434-2325 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Bridgehampton First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-537-0271 Teachers start Aug. 29-30
District Carle Place First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 516-622-6442 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Center Moriches First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-878-0052 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Central Islip First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 631-348-5001 Teachers start Aug. 29-30
District Cold Spring Harbor First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 631-367-5931 Teachers start Aug. 29-30
District Commack First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-912-2010 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Comsewogue First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-474-8105 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Connetquot First day of school Sept. 6 Day of week Thursday Phone 631-244-2215 Teachers start Sept. 4-5
District Copiague First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-842-4015 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Deer Park First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-274-4010 Teachers start Sept. 4
District East Hampton First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-329-4104 Teachers start Aug. 30, Sept. 4
District East Islip First day of school Sept. 6 Day of week Thursday Phone 631-224-2000 Teachers start Sept. 4-5
District East Meadow First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 516-478-5776 Teachers start Sept. 4
District East Moriches First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 631-878-0162 Teachers start Aug. 30
District East Quogue First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 631-653-5210 Teachers start Aug. 30
District East Rockaway First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 516-887-8300 Teachers start Aug. 30
District East Williston First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 516-333-3758 Teachers start Aug. 30
District Eastport-South Manor First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-801-3011 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Elmont First day of school Sept. 6 Day of week Thursday Phone 516-326-5500 Teachers start Sept. 4-5
District Elwood First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-266-5400 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Farmingdale First day of school Sept. 6 Day of week Thursday Phone 516-752-6510 Teachers start Sept. 4-5
District Fire Island First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-583-5626 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Fishers Island First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 631-788-7444 Teachers start Aug. 27-28
District Floral Park-Bellerose First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 516-434-2725 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Franklin Square First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 516-505-6975 Teachers start Aug. 30, Sept. 4
District Freeport First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 516-867-5205 Teachers start Aug. 29-30
District Garden City First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 516-478-1010 Teachers start Aug. 29-30
District Glen Cove First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 516-801-7010 Teachers start Aug. 29-30
District Great Neck First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 516-441-4001 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Greenport First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-477-1950 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Half Hollow Hills First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-592-3008 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Hampton Bays First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-723-2100 Teachers start Aug. 30, Sept. 4
District Harborfields First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-754-5320 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Hauppauge First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-761-8208 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Hempstead First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 516-434-4010 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Herricks First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 516-305-8901 Teachers start Aug. 29-30
District Hewlett-Woodmere First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 516-792-4800 Teachers start Aug. 30-31
District Hicksville First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 516-733-2105 Teachers start Aug. 30
District Huntington First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-673-2038 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Island Park First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 516-434-2600 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Island Trees First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 516-520-2100 Teachers start Aug. 30
District Islip First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-650-8210 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Jericho First day of school Aug. 29 Day of week Wednesday Phone 516-203-3600 Teachers start Aug. 28
District Kings Park First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 631-269-3310 Teachers start Aug. 29-30
District Lawrence First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 516-295-7030 Teachers start Aug. 29
District Levittown First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 516-434-7020 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Lindenhurst First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-867-3001 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Locust Valley First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 516-277-5001 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Long Beach First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 516-897-2104 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Longwood First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 631-345-2172 Teachers start Aug. 30-31
District Lynbrook First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 516-887-0253 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Malverne First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 516-887-6405 Teachers start Aug. 30
District Manhasset First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 516-267-7705 Teachers start Aug. 29-30
District Massapequa First day of school Sept. 6 Day of week Thursday Phone 516-308-5000 Teachers start Sept. 4-5
District Mattituck-Cutchogue First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-298-4242 Teachers start Aug. 30, Sept. 4
District Merrick First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 516-992-7240 Teachers start Aug. 30
District Middle Country First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-285-8005 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Miller Place First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 631-474-2700 Teachers start Aug. 30
District Mineola First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 516-237-2001 Teachers start Aug. 30
District Montauk First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-668-2474 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Mount Sinai First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-870-2550 Teachers start Aug. 29, Sept. 4
District New Hyde Park-Garden City Park First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 516-434-2305 Teachers start Sept. 4
District New Suffolk First day of school Sept. 6 Day of week Thursday Phone 631-734-6940 Teachers start Sept. 4
District North Babylon First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-620-7011 Teachers start Sept. 4
District North Bellmore First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 516-992-3000 Teachers start Aug. 30
District North Merrick First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 516-292-3694 Teachers start Aug. 29-30
District North Shore First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 516-277-7801 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Northport-East Northport First day of school Sept. 6 Day of week Thursday Phone 631-262-6604 Teachers start Sept. 4-5
District Oceanside First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 516-678-1215 Teachers start Aug. 30
District Oyster Bay-East Norwich First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 516-624-6505 Teachers start Aug. 30
District Oysterponds First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-323-2410 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Patchogue-Medford First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 631-687-6300 Teachers start Aug. 29-30
District Plainedge First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 516-992-7455 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Plainview-Old Bethpage First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 516-434-3001 Teachers start Aug. 30
District Port Jefferson First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 631-791-4221 Teachers start Aug. 29-30
District Port Washington First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 516-767-5005 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Quogue First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 631-653-4285 Teachers start Aug. 30
District Remsenburg-Speonk First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-325-0203 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Riverhead First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-369-6717 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Rockville Centre First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 516-255-8920 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Rocky Point First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-849-7561 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Roosevelt First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 516-345-7001 Teachers start Aug. 30-31
District Roslyn First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 516-801-5001 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Sachem First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-471-1336 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Sag Harbor First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-725-5300 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Sagaponack First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-537-0651 Teachers start Aug. 29, Sept. 4
District Sayville First day of school Sept. 6 Day of week Thursday Phone 631-244-6510 Teachers start Sept. 5
District Seaford First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 516-592-4002 Teachers start Aug. 30
District Sewanhaka First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 516-488-9800 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Shelter Island First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-749-0302 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Shoreham-Wading River First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-821-8105 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Smithtown First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-382-2006 Teachers start Sept. 4
District South Country First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-730-1510 Teachers start Sept. 4
District South Huntington First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 631-812-3070 Teachers start Aug. 30
District Southampton First day of school Sept. 6 Day of week Thursday Phone 631-591-4510 Teachers start Sept. 4-5
District Southold First day of school Sept. 6 Day of week Thursday Phone 631-765-5400 Teachers start Sept. 4-5
District Springs First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 631-324-0144 Teachers start Aug. 29-30
District Syosset First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 516-364-5605 Teachers start Aug. 28-30
District Three Village First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 631-730-4010 Teachers start Aug. 30
District Tuckahoe First day of school Sept. 6 Day of week Thursday Phone 631-283-3550 Teachers start Sept. 4-5
District Uniondale First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 516-560-8824 Teachers start Aug. 30
District Valley Stream 13 First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 516-568-6100 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Valley Stream 24 First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 516-434-2830 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Valley Stream 30 First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 516-434-3600 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Valley Stream Central First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 516-872-5601 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Wainscott First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 631-537-1080 Teachers start Aug. 29
District Wantagh First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 516-679-6300 Teachers start Aug. 29-30
District West Babylon First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-376-7001 Teachers start Sept. 4
District West Hempstead First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 516-390-3107 Teachers start Sept. 4
District West Islip First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 631-930-1560 Teachers start Aug. 29-30
District Westbury First day of school Sept. 4 Day of week Tuesday Phone 516-876-5016 Teachers start Aug. 29-30
District Westhampton Beach First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-288-3800 Teachers start Sept. 4
District William Floyd First day of school Sept. 5 (K-9); Sept. 6 (10-12) Day of week Wednesday; Thursday Phone 631-874-1201 Teachers start Sept. 4
District Wyandanch First day of school Sept. 5 Day of week Wednesday Phone 631-870-0401 Teachers start Aug. 29-30

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