Schools Celebrate New School Year with Back-to-School Nights

Record Number: 19463
Displayed from: Aug 03, 2022 , until: Oct 03, 2022

Schools are hosting Back-to-School Nights for families in all Fort Wayne Community Schools buildings between Aug. 8 and through Sspt. 9. Many schools offer events prior to the school year to allow students to drop off school supplies and meet their teachers. The informative evenings will provide parents with what they need to know to help their children have a successful 2022-23 school year. 

    Below is a schedule of Back-to-School Nights. For more information about your child’s Back-to-School Night, contact your school. 

 

School 

Date 

Time 

Additional Information 

Abbett 

Aug. 24 

6-7:30 p.m. 

Open house 

Adams 

Aug. 9 

5-6 p.m. 

Whip & Chill food truck 

Arlington 

Aug. 9 

4:30-6 p.m. 

 

Blackhawk 

Aug. 31 

6-8 p.m. 

 

Bloomingdale 

Aug. 8 

4-5 p.m. 

 

Brentwood 

Aug. 8 

5-6 p.m. 

Title I meeting, supply drop-off 

Bunche 

Sept. 7 

6:30-7:30 p.m. 

Food trucks 5:45-7 p.m. 

Croninger 

Sept. 8 

TBD 

 

Fairfield 

Aug. 18 

5-6:30 p.m. 

 Title I meeting, pizza 

Forest Park 

Aug. 8 

4:30-6:30 p.m. 

Title I meeting, transportation info 

Franke Park 

Aug. 9 

4-5:30 p.m. 

Title I –5-5:30, Open House 4-5 p.m. 

Glenwood Park 

Aug. 8 

5-7 p.m. 

 

Haley 

Aug. 8 

5-7 p.m. 

Supply drop-off 

Harris 

Aug. 9 

4-6 p.m. 

Title I meeting, supply drop-off, food trucks 

Harrison Hill 

Aug. 24 

5-6:30 p.m. 

 

Holland 

Aug, 16 

6 p.m. 

 

Indian Village 

Aug. 8 

5:30-6:30 p.m. 

5pm Title meeting, school supply drop-off, class visits 

Irwin 

Sept. 1 

6-7:00 p.m. 

 

Jefferson 

Aug, 31 

6-7:30 p.m. 

 

Kekionga 

Aug. 31 

6:00 p.m. 

 

Lakeside 

Aug. 30 

5:30-6:30 p.m. 

Kona Ice will be there 

Lane 

Aug. 31 

6-7 p.m. 

 

Lincoln 

Aug. 8 

5:30-6:30 p.m. 

 

Lindley 

Aug. 9 

3:15-4:30 p.m. 

Title I and Open house 

Maplewood 

Aug. 8 

4:15-5:30 p.m. 

 

Memorial Park 

Aug. 30 

6-7 p.m. 

 

Miami 

Sept. 1 

5:30-7:00 p.m. 

Light snacks, Open house 

Northcrest 

Sept. 6 

5:00-6:30 p.m. 

 

Northrop 

Aug. 29 

5-6:30 p.m. 

 

Northwood 

Aug. 23 

6-7:00 p.m. 

Open House 

North Side 

Aug. 26 

5:15-6:30 p.m. 

Light snacks and games 

Portage 

Aug. 11 

6-7:00 p.m. 

Outdoor activities, Kona Ice 

Price 

Aug. 9 

6-7 p.m. 

Title I meeting, supply drop-off 

Levan Scott 

Aug. 18 

6:00 p.m. 

Title I meeting at same time 

Shambaugh 

Aug. 9 

4:30-6:00 p.m. 

Title I meeting, supply drop-off, plant & flower show 

Shawnee 

Aug. 23 

5-6:00 p.m. 

 

Snider 

Aug. 17

6-8 p.m. 

 Food trucks, open house 

South Side 

Sept. 9 

Prior to football game 

Food trucks 

South Wayne 

Aug. 25 

6-7:00 p.m. 

 

St. Joseph Central 

Aug. 8 

4:30-6 p.m. 

Title I meeting, supply drop-off, Kona Ice 

Study 

Aug. 25 

5:30 p.m. 

 

Towles 

Sept. 1 

5:45-7:30 p.m. 

5:45-7:00 p.m. food trucks   6:30-7:30 p.m. Class visits          

Washington 

Sept. 13 

5-6:00 p.m. 

Light refreshments 

Washington Center 

Aug. 9 

6-7 p.m. 

 

Wayne  

Aug. 24 

6-7:30 p.m. 

 

Waynedale 

Aug. 9 

3:30-5:30 p.m. 

Ribbon cutting, supply drop-off 

Weisser Park 

Aug. 30, Sept. 1 

5:30-6:30 p.m. 

Grades 1-2 on Aug. 30           Grades 3-5 on Sept. 1 

Whitney Young 

Aug. 29 

5:30-6:30 p.m. 

Food trucks 

 


With nearly 30,000 students, Fort Wayne Community Schools is one of the largest school districts in Indiana. FWCS proudly allows families to choose any of its 50 schools through its successful school-choice program creating diversity in each school, including some with more than 75 languages spoken. FWCS offers seven magnet schools focusing on areas such as science and math, communication, fine arts or Montessori at the elementary and middle school level. In high school, students can choose from the prestigious International Baccalaureate program, Project Lead the Way or New Tech Academy as well as other rigorous academic and specialty training programs.