Burton schools preparing for 2021-22 classes to begin

BURTON — The four school districts in the Burton area are set to resume classes this month as the start of the 2021-22 school year quickly approaches.

Atherton Community Schools will resume on Aug. 30 with a half day for K-12 students.

When the full day classes begin, this will be the schedule:

Jr/Sr High School: 7:30 a.m.-2:37 p.m.

Elementary School: 8:30 a.m.- 3:33 p.m.

Atherton’s 2021-22 school calendar is on its website at www.athertonschools.org.

For students in the Bendle Community Schools district the first day of class is Aug. 25, which will be a half day.

For class start and release times call 810-591-2501. A calendar is available at www.bendleschool.org.

Bentley Community Schools will hold an open house at all buildings Aug. 26 and Aug. 30 will be the first day of classes for the 2021-22 school year.

Barhitte Elementary: AM Session: 8:30-11:30 a.m., PM Session: 12:30-3:30 p.m.

Bentley Middle School: School Hours: 7:45 a.m.-2:50 p.m.; Half Day Hours: 7:45 a.m.-11:05 a.m.

Bentley High School: School Hours: 7:45 a.m.-2:45 a.m.; Half Day Hours: 7:45 a.m.-11:05 a.m.

Bentley’s school calendar is available on its website at bit.ly/3lrmds8 or by going to www.bentleyschools.org and clicking on the link.

For students in Kearsley Community Schools, the first day of classes is Aug. 30.

Opening times are: High School: 7:30 a.m.-2:20 p.m.; Armstrong Middle School: 7:35 a.m.-2:25 p.m.; Fiedler Elementary: 8:35 a.m.-3:25 p.m.; Dowdall Elementary: 8:25 a.m.-3:15 p.m.; and Weston Elementary: 8:45 a.m.-3:35 p.m.

The Kearsley Community Schools 2021-22 calendar can be found at www.kearsleyschools.org. G.G.