• Blythe Elementary: The school holds an open house for the 2011-12 school year on Aug. 23.

• Bradley Middle: The school holds an open house for sixth, seventh and eighth grades on Aug. 23.

• Cannon School: New student orientation takes place Aug. 12. ... The 2011-12 school year begins Aug. 15.

• Davidson Day: The school holds a new family picnic Aug. 1, from 4 to 7 p.m., on the school’s front lawn. ... Orientation takes place Aug. 10 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. for toddlers and kindergartners and 5 to 6:30 p.m. for first- through sixth-graders.

• Grace Covenant Academy: School summer office hours are 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. from Tuesday to Thursday. ... The school holds elementary school orientation on Aug. 18 at 6:30 p.m. ... The school holds orientation for 3-year-olds to pre-kindergartners on Aug. 19 at 10:30 a.m.

• Hough High: The school’s first summer session ends July 6. ... The school’s second summer session will be held July 11 to 26.