It’s almost the end of July, which means the kids will be heading back to school soon, and if you’re wondering when your kids’ start date is, or whether your school will require masks or the vaccine, look no further! Check out the list below.

Belvidere District 100: Thursday, August 26th

Boylan Catholic School District: Monday, August 16th

Byron School District 226: Wednesday, August 18th

Freeport District 145: Tuesday, August 24th

Harlem School District 122: Tuesday, August 17th

Hononegah District 207: Monday, August 16th

Kinnikinnick School District 131: Wednesday, September 1st

Meridian School District 223: Thursday, August 12th

Oregon District 220: Monday, August 16th (According to, “Oregon School District won’t mandate masks for students unless CDC says to,” Read more, HERE.

Rochelle School District 231: Tuesday, August 17th

Rockford Public School District 205: Thursday, September 2nd (According to, “COVID-19 vaccines not required for Rockford school students next year.” Read more, HERE.

Rockford Lutheran School: Wednesday, August 18th

Rockford Christian Schools: Wednesday, August 18th

Rockton School District 140: Wednesday, August 18th

School District of Beloit: Wednesday, September 1st

Winnebago School District 323: Wednesday, August 25th