Hard to believe, but the first day of school for kids in the South Hills of Pittsburgh is coming up FAST! Looking for school calendars in your neighborhood? Fun back to school events in Pittsburgh? Where to get your kid's back to school haircut or go back-to-school shopping in the South Hills? We have it all, plus advice and tips for dealing with that first day anxiety, printables to make those first day pics special, and even ideas on what to pack for lunch! Check it all out here!
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School calendars for South Hills School Districts
Bethel Park School District
First day for Bethel Park: Thursday, August 25
Brentwood Borough School District
First day for Brentwood: Monday, August 29
First day for Chartiers Valley: Wednesday, August 24
First day for Keystone Oaks: Monday, August 29
West Jefferson Hills
First day for West Jefferson Hills: Monday, August 29
West Mifflin Area
First day for West Mifflin: Wednesday, August 24
First day for Mt. Lebo: Monday, August 29 (grades 1-12)
Upper St. Clair
First day for USC: Wednesday, August 25
First day for South Park: Wednesday, August 24
First day for Pittsburgh Public: Monday, August 29, Kindergarten September 1st
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Back-to-school events in the South Hills of Pittsburgh
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Back-to-school haircuts in the South Hills
Looking for a great spot for a back to school haircut? Here are a few stylists in the South Hills offering back to school haircut specials!
Pirate's & Princess's Kidz Hair Salon
4705 Library Road | Bethel Park
Cookie Cutters Haircuts for Kids
4149 Washington Road | McMurray
Styled with Grace
1045 PA 519 | Eighty Four
Chip's Chop Shop
4136 Library Road | Castle Shannon
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Know of a back-to-school haircut event or stylist special in the South Hills? Email email@example.com with the details and we'll get it added!
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Back-to-school shopping in the South Hills
There's the big box stores, of course, but you can also support locally-owned businesses when doing your back to school shopping! Here are some of our favorite places for shopping for school supplies and clothes in the South Hills of Pittsburgh that are locally owned:
The Has Bin
4734 Library Road
Just Between Friends Pop Up
Little Blessings Dressings Pop Up
Have a favorite locally owned spot for back-to-school shopping you don't see listed here? Email firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll get it added!
More back-to-school Fun in Pittsburgh
Snag $40 worth of personalized labels for $20 and label supplies before they make it to the classroom.
More tips to make this school year in the South Hills a great one:
|5 Teacher-Approved Tips to Make Back-to-School Time Great|
|Foods that Make the Grade: Bento Box School Lunch Ideas|