SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO) — Summer vacation is coming to a close, and school is right around the corner.

As students prepare to go back to school, KELOLAND News wants to help make sure they are ready for class.

That’s why we have compiled school supply lists and back-to-school start dates for dozens of the school districts across KELOLAND.

This week, August 15-19, over a dozen school districts will head back to the classroom.

Here’s a look at which students are heading back to the classroom this week:

  • Irene-Wakonda School District: Monday, Aug.15
  • Corsica-Stickney School District: Tuesday, Aug. 16
  • Menno School District: Tuesday, Aug. 16
  • Armour School District: Wednesday, Aug. 17
  • Canton School District: Wednesday, Aug. 17
  • Colome Consolidated School District: Wednesday, Aug. 17
  • Kadoka Area School: Wednesday, Aug. 17
  • Milbank School District: Wednesday, Aug. 17
  • Mitchell School District: Wednesday, Aug. 17
  • Bishop O’Gorman Catholic Schools: Thursday, Aug. 18
  • Chester Area Schools: Thursday, Aug. 18
  • Huron School District: Thursday, Aug. 18
  • McCook Central School District: Thursday, Aug. 18
  • Montrose School District: Thursday, Aug. 18
  • Pierre School District: Thursday, Aug. 18

Students heading back to school next week, Aug. 22-26:

  • Kimball School District: Monday, Aug. 22
  • Lemmon School District: Monday, Aug. 22
  • Leola School District: Monday, Aug. 22
  • Marion School District: Monday, Aug. 22
  • Newell School District: Monday, Aug. 22
  • Yankton School District: Monday, Aug. 22
  • Aberdeen School District: Tuesday, Aug. 23
  • Agar-Blunt-Onida School District: Tuesday, Aug. 23
  • Colman-Egan School District: Tuesday, Aug. 23
  • De Smet School District: Tuesday, Aug. 23
  • Harrisburg School District: Tuesday, Aug. 23
  • Madison Central School District: Tuesday, Aug. 23
  • Northwestern area school District: Tuesday, Aug. 23
  • Onida School District: Tuesday, Aug. 23
  • Sioux Valley School District: Tuesday, Aug. 23
  • Wilmont School District: Tuesday, Aug. 23
  • Brandon Valley School District: Wednesday, Aug. 24
  • Brookings School District: Wednesday, Aug. 24
  • Lake Preston School District: Wednesday, Aug. 24
  • Lennox School District: Wednesday, Aug. 24
  • Parker School District: Wednesday, Aug. 24
  • Redfield Public School District: Wednesday, Aug. 24  
  • Sioux Falls School District: Thursday, Aug. 25
  • Watertown School District: Thursday, Aug. 25

As your kids start the new school year, share your photos. Send your first day of school pictures to  ushare@keloland.com and we’ll use them to create a back-to-school gallery.

For now, click here to see our KELOLAND News staff when they were in the classroom!