It's almost time for students to head back to school. Where has the summer gone?
Community Consolidated School District 46 students in grades first through eighth will return to class on Aug. 21 while kindergarten students will start on Aug. 22. Grayslake Central and North High School students returned to class on Thursday.
To help parents help their students, Patch has an entire category dedicated to back to school topics, ranging from district calendars and registration fees to choosing the right backpack and saving money on school supplies.
What's the best thing about your kids going back to school? Are your kids bummed? How are you spending the last days of summer vacation? Got a back to school advice or savings tip? Share it in the comments.