In preparation of the upcoming school year, schedule pick-up dates, and orientations have been scheduled for the Carlisle, Lonoke and Cabot school districts.


New students and incoming freshmen at Lonoke High School, along with their parents/guardians, are required to attend Open House at 6 p.m. Aug. 8 in the Gina Cox Center. At this time, attendees will be introduced to Lonoke High School teachers and principal, Sandi King. After the initial meeting, students and parents/guardians will move to the cafeteria where they will complete forms and receive schedules. Forms may be completed in advance by going to the school website’s parent page http://lonokeschools.org/Page/2228.


Students in grades 10-12 are welcome to attend open house, however, it is not required. Open house for Lonoke High School will be from 3-7 p.m. Aug. 8.


Schedules for those students may be picked up at the high school office on or after their scheduled day, pending completion of all forms. Senior schedule pick up will be from 8:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. Aug. 7. Junior schedule pick up will be from 8:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. Aug. 8. Sophomore schedule pick up will be from 8:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. Aug. 9. Anyone may pick up their schedule pick between 8:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. on Aug. 10.


Forms must be signed by the parent/guardian and student before schedules will be released. They are available on the school’s parent page, http://lonokeschools.org/Page/2228 and at the high school.


Lonoke elementary open house will be from 5:30- 6:30 p.m. Aug. 7. Drop-in open house for Lonoke Primary School will be from 3-7 p.m. Aug. 8. Lonoke Middle School drop-in open house 1-7 p.m. Aug. 10


At Cabot, all Cabot Elementary Schools and Cabot Learning Academy open houses will be on Aug. 10. Time will be determined by the first letter in the student’s last name. A-G will be from 5-5:30 p.m. H through M will be from 5:30- 6 p.m. N through S will be from 6-6:30 p.m. and T through Z will be from 6:30-7 p.m.


Cabot Middle School North and South open house will be Aug. 8 for fifth grade students and Aug. 10 for sixth grade students. Time will be determined by team. Cabot Middle School North open house for teams 5.1 and 5.2 will be from 4:30-6 p.m. Aug. 8 and open house for teams 5.3, 5.4, 5.5 will be from 6-7:30 p.m on Aug. 8. Open house for teams 6.1, 6.2 and 6.3 will be from 4:30-6 p.m. Aug. 10 and open house for teams 6.4, 6.5 and 6.6 will be from 6-7:30 p.m on Aug. 10. Cabot Middle School South open house for teams 5.1 and 5.2 will be from 4:30-6 p.m. Aug. 8 and open house for teams 5.3 and 5.4 will be from 6-7:30 p.m on Aug. 8. Open house for teams 6.1 and 6.2 will be from 4:30-6 p.m. Aug. 10 and open house for teams 6.3 and 6.4 will be from 6-7:30 p.m on Aug. 10


Open house for both Cabot Junior High North and South will be from 4:30-6:30 p.m. on Aug. 10. Schedules will be available between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. on Aug. 3.


Freshman Academy open house will be from 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. on Aug. 17. Open house for ACE/ACE North will be from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Aug. 15.


Cabot High School open house will also be from 4:30-6:30 p.m. on Aug. 15 Sophomore/new student orientation will be at 6 p.m. Aug. 1 in the Fine Arts Auditorium. Senior schedule pick up will be from 8:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. Aug. 1 in the media center. Junior schedule pick up will be from 8:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. Aug. 2 in the media center. Sophomore schedule pick up will be from 8:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. Aug. 3. This will also be Sophomore Preview day. Students are welcomed to tour the campus.


Carlisle schools open house for both elementary and the high school will be from 6-8 p.m. Aug. 10.


First day of school for all three districts will be on Aug. 14