NEW PHILADELPHIA -- Buckeye Career Center will be having its annual Orientation Fair on Wednesday, Aug. 17 from 12:30 to 7:30 p.m.

This is an opportunity for all incoming high school students to pick up schedule, pay fees, have student ID photo taken and, if necessary, meet with the school nurse. Students//parents should have received a mailing with information on completing necessary forms online. Help will be available during the Orientation Fair for families who need assistance or do not have internet access. If students are unable to attend the Orientation Fair, they will pick up their schedule the first day of school.

The first day of school for new BCC students will be Monday, Aug. 22.

Students are encouraged to wear comfortable clothing and tennis shoes as many outdoor games//activities are planned for that day. All students (juniors and seniors) will come on Tuesday, Aug. 23. The school day starts at 7:50 a.m. and goes until 2:25 p.m. Student lunches cost $3.10 and breakfast is $2.20. Both are available at a free or reduced rate for those who qualify. All bussing questions should be directed to the student's home school.

For questions, the office is open Monday through Thursday from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., 330-339-2288.