You know that a new school year is near when enrollment day arrives. Today, hundreds of elementary and middle school parents visited their child’s school to fill out paperwork, pay fees and pick up information about the upcoming school year. Students still have a couple of weeks of summer left. The first day of school for most students is Wednesday, August 15th. For students in 7th, 8th, 10th, 11th and 12th grades, the first day of school will be Thursday, August 16.