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The 100 days of summer is coming to a close. Students across the region will be heading back to school in a few short weeks. Here are a few key dates to assist you in preparing for the upcoming school year:

  • Rock Hill students make their 2010- 2011 school year debut on August 18.
  • Students in Charlotte-Mecklenburg; Gaston; Cabarrus (Concord and Kannapolis) and Iredell/Statesville schools start school on August 25.
  • North Carolina and South Carolina tax-free weekend takes place August 6 – 8, 2010. During this weekend families can make purchases of eligible items without paying tax. Eligible items include:

North Carolina

  • Clothing, footwear, and school supplies under $100
  • Sports and recreation equipment under $50
  • Computers under $3,500
  • Computer equipment under $250

South Carolina

  • Clothing
  • Accessories
  • Footwear
  • School supplies
  • Computers
  • Computer equipment