Orientation for incoming sixth graders and all students new at the Newcomerstown Middle School will be Monday, Aug. 19 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Following a presentation by principal Jason Peoples in the auditorium, students and parents will have the opportunity to tour the building. It may be beneficial for students to bring a copy of their schedule along with them to orientation.

Schedules may be picked up on the following dates, between 9 a.m. to noon and again from 1 to 3 p.m.:

Eighth grade - Monday, Aug. 12

Seventh grade - Tuesday, Aug. 13

Sixth grade - Wednesday, Aug. 14

The first day of classes for all Newcomerstown Middle School students is Wednesday, Aug. 21.