By Brian Sweeney
Final preparations are underway at area schools as they prepare for the opening of a new academic year.
The first day of classes at Margaretville Central School is planned for Tuesday, Sept. 7 with a full class schedule.
MCS teachers will report on September 1 for Superintendent's Conference Day One, where they will be trained on a new Student Management System called PowerSchool. On September 2, Superintendent’s Conference Day 2 will be held for all teachers and staff to review final preparations for the first day of school.